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Psybeam (Japanese: サイケこうせん Psyche-beam) is a damage-dealing Psychic-type move introduced in Generation I.
Psybeam does damage and has a 10% chance of confusing the target.
|| A Psychic-type attack. Has a one-in-ten of making the target confused.
|| An attack that may confuse the foe.
|| Fires a peculiar ray that may confuse the foe.
|| Fires a peculiar ray that may confuse the target.
|| A peculiar ray is shot at the foe. It may leave the foe confused.
|| Inflicts damage on the target, even at a distance. It may also leave the target confused.
|| The foe is attacked with a peculiar ray. It may also leave the target confused.
|| The target is attacked with a peculiar ray. It may also cause confusion.
|| Emit a beam of mysterious light in the enemy's direction. It may leave the target confused.
|| The target is attacked with a peculiar ray. This may also leave the target confused.
In other games
Psybeam is the only move of Kadabra, Espeon, and Gothorita.
In the anime
In the manga
In the Pokémon + Nobunaga's Ambition ~ Ranse's Color Picture Scroll ~ manga
In the Pokémon Adventures manga
In the Pokémon Battrio: Aim to be Battrio Master manga
In the Pokémon Gotta Catch 'Em All manga
In the Pokémon Pocket Monsters manga
In other generations
- In Generation VI, Psybeam uses an upgraded version of its original sound effect from Generations I and II.
In other languages