Mystical Power (move)

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Mystical Power
しんぴのちから Mysterious Power
Mystical Power IX.png
Mystical Power IX 2.png
Type  Psychic
Category  Special
PP  10 (max. 16)
Power  70
Accuracy  90%
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Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Introduced  Generation VIII
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Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
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Mystical Power (Japanese: しんぴのちから Mysterious Power) is a damage-dealing Psychic-type move introduced in Pokémon Legends: Arceus. It is the signature move of the lake guardians.


Generation VIII

Mystical Power inflicts damage. If the sum of the user's current Attack and Sp. Atk stats is greater than or equal to the sum of its Defense and Sp. Def stats, the user's offensive stats will be raised after the move hits. Otherwise, its defensive stats will be raised.

Category  Special
PP  10
Agile Strong
Power  70  55  85
Accuracy  90%  90%  100%
Action speed modifier
Self  0  0  +5
Target  0  +3  0
Additional effect
Turns  3  2  4
   ?  ?
   ?  ?
Raises the higher of the user's offensive or defensive stats
(ties count for the offensive stats)

Generation IX

Mystical Power inflicts damage and raises the user's Special Attack by one stage.


Games Description
LA The user strengthens itself with a mysterious power. If it excels in offense, its offensive stats are raised. If it excels in defense, its defensive stats are raised.
SV The user attacks by emitting a mysterious power. This also boosts the user’s Sp. Atk stat.


By leveling up

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Level
0480 Uxie PsychicIC Big.png No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 46 84
0481 Mesprit PsychicIC Big.png No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 46 84
0482 Azelf PsychicIC Big.png No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 46 84
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.

In other generations

Core series games

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 神秘之力 Sàhnbei-jī Lihk
Mandarin 神秘之力 Shénmì-zhī Lì
France Flag.png French Force Mystique
Germany Flag.png German Mythenkraft
Italy Flag.png Italian Forza Mistica
South Korea Flag.png Korean 신비의힘 Shinbi-ui Him
Spain Flag.png Spanish Poder Místico

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