Psychic Fangs (move)

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Psychic Fangs
サイコファング Psycho Fang
Psychic Fangs IX.png
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Type  Psychic
Category  Physical
PP  10 (max. 16)
Power  85
Accuracy  100%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation VII
Condition  [[{{{category}}} (condition)|{{{category}}}]]
Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
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Jamming  0  

Psychic Fangs (Japanese: サイコファング Psycho Fang) is a damage-dealing Psychic-type move introduced in Generation VII. Prior to Generation VIII, it was the signature move of Bruxish. It was TR97 in Pokémon Sword and Shield, and is TM063 in Generation IX.

Effect

Psychic Fangs removes Light Screen, Reflect, and Aurora Veil from the target's side of the field, then inflicts damage. It will not remove Light Screen, Reflect, or Aurora Veil if Psychic Fangs misses or the target is immune to or protected from Psychic Fangs.

Description

Games Description
SMUSUM
SwShLA
The user bites the target with its psychic capabilities. This can also destroy Light Screen and Reflect.
BDSP This move can’t be used. It’s recommended that this move is forgotten. Once forgotten, this move can’t be remembered.
SV The user attacks by biting the target with its psychic capabilities. This move can also break barriers, such as Light Screen and Reflect.


Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Level
I II III IV V VI VII VIII IX
779 Bruxish Bruxish
WaterIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Water 2 Water 2 41 41
985 Scream Tail Scream Tail
FairyIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 56
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By TM/TR

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Machine
I
--
II
--
III
--
IV
--
V
--
VI
--
VII
--
VIII
TR97
IX
TM063
058 Growlithe Growlithe
FireIC Big.png Field Field SwSh
058 Growlithe Growlithe
Hisuian Form
FireIC Big.png
RockIC Big.png
Field Field
059 Arcanine Arcanine
FireIC Big.png Field Field SwSh
059 Arcanine Arcanine
Hisuian Form
FireIC Big.png
RockIC Big.png
Field Field
142 Aerodactyl Aerodactyl
RockIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Flying Flying SwSh
151 Mew Mew
PsychicIC Big.png No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered SwSh
196 Espeon Espeon
PsychicIC Big.png Field Field SwSh
203 Girafarig Girafarig
NormalIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Field Field
208 Steelix Steelix
SteelIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral SwSh
228 Houndour Houndour
DarkIC Big.png
FireIC Big.png
Field Field
229 Houndoom Houndoom
DarkIC Big.png
FireIC Big.png
Field Field
303 Mawile Mawile
SteelIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Field Fairy SwSh
309 Electrike Electrike
ElectricIC Big.png Field Field SwSh
310 Manectric Manectric
ElectricIC Big.png Field Field SwSh
318 Carvanha Carvanha
WaterIC Big.png
DarkIC Big.png
Water 2 Water 2 SwSh
319 Sharpedo Sharpedo
WaterIC Big.png
DarkIC Big.png
Water 2 Water 2 SwSh
336 Seviper Seviper
PoisonIC Big.png Field Dragon
373 Salamence Salamence
DragonIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Dragon Dragon
403 Shinx Shinx
ElectricIC Big.png Field Field SwSh
404 Luxio Luxio
ElectricIC Big.png Field Field SwSh
405 Luxray Luxray
ElectricIC Big.png Field Field SwSh
506 Lillipup Lillipup
NormalIC Big.png Field Field SwSh
507 Herdier Herdier
NormalIC Big.png Field Field SwSh
508 Stoutland Stoutland
NormalIC Big.png Field Field SwSh
528 Swoobat Swoobat
PsychicIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Field Flying SwSh
550 Basculin Basculin
WaterIC Big.png Water 2 Water 2 SwSh
550 Basculin Basculin
White-Striped Form
WaterIC Big.png Water 2 Water 2
667 Litleo Litleo
FireIC Big.png
NormalIC Big.png
Field Field
668 Pyroar Pyroar
FireIC Big.png
NormalIC Big.png
Field Field
696 Tyrunt Tyrunt
RockIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
Monster Dragon SwSh
697 Tyrantrum Tyrantrum
RockIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
Monster Dragon SwSh
734 Yungoos Yungoos
NormalIC Big.png Field Field
735 Gumshoos Gumshoos
NormalIC Big.png Field Field
744 Rockruff Rockruff
RockIC Big.png Field Field
745 Lycanroc Lycanroc
Midday Form
RockIC Big.png Field Field SwSh
745 Lycanroc Lycanroc
Midnight Form
RockIC Big.png Field Field SwSh
745 Lycanroc Lycanroc
Dusk Form
RockIC Big.png Field Field SwSh
773 Silvally Silvally
NormalIC Big.png No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered SwSh
779 Bruxish Bruxish
WaterIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Water 2 Water 2
791 Solgaleo Solgaleo
PsychicIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered SwSh
800 Necrozma Necrozma
PsychicIC Big.png No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered SwSh
820 Greedent Greedent
NormalIC Big.png Field Field SwSh
836 Boltund Boltund
ElectricIC Big.png Field Field SwSh
846 Arrokuda Arrokuda
WaterIC Big.png Water 2 Water 2 SwSh
847 Barraskewda Barraskewda
WaterIC Big.png Water 2 Water 2 SwSh
877 Morpeko Morpeko
ElectricIC Big.png
DarkIC Big.png
Field Fairy SwSh
882 Dracovish Dracovish
WaterIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered SwSh
883 Arctovish Arctovish
WaterIC Big.png
IceIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered SwSh
886 Drakloak Drakloak
DragonIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
Amorphous Dragon SwSh
887 Dragapult Dragapult
DragonIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
Amorphous Dragon SwSh
888 Zacian Zacian
FairyIC Big.png No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered SwSh
889 Zamazenta Zamazenta
FightingIC Big.png No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered SwSh
902 Basculegion Basculegion
WaterIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
Water 2 Water 2
926 Fidough Fidough
FairyIC Big.png Field Mineral
927 Dachsbun Dachsbun
FairyIC Big.png Field Mineral
942 Maschiff Maschiff
DarkIC Big.png Field Field
943 Mabosstiff Mabosstiff
DarkIC Big.png Field Field
971 Greavard Greavard
GhostIC Big.png Field Field
972 Houndstone Houndstone
GhostIC Big.png Field Field
976 Veluza Veluza
WaterIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Water 2 Water 2
981 Farigiraf Farigiraf
NormalIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Field Field
985 Scream Tail Scream Tail
FairyIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
100 Chien-Pao Chien-Pao
DarkIC Big.png
IceIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By breeding

# Pokémon Types Parent
Egg Groups
Egg Move
II III IV V VI VII VIII IX
203 Girafarig Girafarig
NormalIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Field Field USUM
318 Carvanha Carvanha
WaterIC Big.png
DarkIC Big.png
Water 2 Water 2
506 Lillipup Lillipup
NormalIC Big.png Field Field
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 games

Pokémon GO

In Pokémon GO, Psychic Fangs is a Charged Attack that was made available on November 21, 2021.

GO Psychic.png Psychic Fangs
Charged Attack
Gyms & Raids
Power 30
Energy cost 33
Duration 1.2 seconds
Damage window 0.4-1.1 seconds
Psychic Fangs GO.png
Trainer Battles
Power 40
Energy cost 35
Secondary effect GO drop arrow.png 1 Opponent Defense
Effect chance 100%
Eligible Pokémon:
Standard eligibility
ArcanineEspeonGirafarigSteelixManectricSwoobatLycanrocSolgaleo
By Elite Charged TM
Luxray
By GO Snapshot
As Shadow Pokémon
As Purified Pokémon
Formerly eligible
None

In other generations

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Please feel free to edit this section to add missing information and complete it.
Reason: "breaking" images for Gens. VII to IX

Core series games

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 精神之牙 Jīngsàhn-jī Ngàh
Mandarin 精神之牙 Jīngshén-zhī Yá
France Flag.png French Psycho-Croc
Germany Flag.png German Psychobeißer
Italy Flag.png Italian Psicozanna
South Korea Flag.png Korean 사이코팽 Saikopaeng
Brazil Flag.png Brazilian Portuguese Caninos Psíquicos
Spain Flag.png Spanish Psicocolmillo



Generation VIII TMs
SwSh
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BDSP
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Generation VIII TRs (SwSh)
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8081828384858687888990919293949596979899
Generation IX TMs
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077078079080081082083084085086087088089090091092093094095
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