Amnesia (move)

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Amnesia
ドわすれ Memory Lapse
Amnesia.png
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Type  Psychic
Category  Status
PP  20 (max. 32)
Power  —
Accuracy  —%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
  • Does not make contact
  • Not affected by Protect
  • Not affected by Magic Coat
  • Affected by Snatch
  • Not affected by Mirror Move
  • Not affected by King's Rock
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
Affects the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation I
Condition  Cute
Appeal  1
Jam  0  
Ups the user's condition. Helps prevent nervousness.
Condition  Cute
Appeal  0  
Earn double the score in the next turn.
Condition  Cute
Appeal  1
Jamming  0  
Prevents the user from being startled until the turn ends.

Amnesia (Japanese: ドわすれ Memory Lapse) is a non-damaging Psychic-type move introduced in Generation I.

Effect

Generation I

Amnesia increases the user's Special by two stages.

Generation II onward

Amnesia now raises the user's Special Defense by two stages instead.

If powered up by a Psychium Z into Z-Amnesia, all of the user's lowered stats are reset.

Description

Games Description
Stad Sharply raises the user's Special stat. Also increases protection against special attacks.
Stad2 A move that increases the user's Spcl.Def. stat. It is normally used up to three times.
GSC Sharply raises the user's Spcl.Def.
RSEFRLGColo.XD Forgets about something and sharply raises Sp. Def.
DPPtHGSS
BWB2W2
The user temporarily empties its mind to forget its concerns. It sharply raises the user's Sp. Def stat.
XYORAS
SM
The user temporarily empties its mind to forget its concerns. This sharply raises the user's Sp. Def stat.

Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Egg Groups Level
I II III IV V VI VII
054 Psyduck Psyduck
Water 1 Field 44 48BW
43B2W2
43 37
055 Golduck Golduck
Water 1 Field 50 56BW
49B2W2
49 41
060 Poliwag Poliwag
Water 1 Water 1 38
061 Poliwhirl Poliwhirl
Water 1 Water 1 41
079 Slowpoke Slowpoke
Monster Water 1 40 43 43RSE
36FRLG
43 41 41 41
080 Slowbro Slowbro
Monster Water 1 44 46 46RSE
36FRLG
47 43 43 43
143 Snorlax Snorlax
Monster Monster 1 8 6RSE
5FRLG
9 9 9 9
150 Mewtwo Mewtwo
Undiscovered Undiscovered 81 77 77RSE
99FRLG
57 50 79 79
151 Mew Mew
Undiscovered Undiscovered 60 60 60 60
161 Sentret Sentret
Field Field 41 49 36 36 36 36
162 Furret Furret
Field Field 48 59 42 42 42 42
194 Wooper Wooper
Water 1 Field 21 21 23 23 23 23
195 Quagsire Quagsire
Water 1 Field 23 23 24 24 24 24
218 Slugma Slugma
Amorphous Amorphous 29 29 31 32 32XY
36ORAS
36
219 Magcargo Magcargo
Amorphous Amorphous 29 29 31 32 32XY
36ORAS
36
220 Swinub Swinub
Field Field 55C 55 49 49BW
48B2W2
48 48
221 Piloswine Piloswine
Field Field 70C 70 65 65BW
58B2W2
58 58
287 Slakoth Slakoth
Field Field 25 25 25 25XY
17ORAS
17
289 Slaking Slaking
Field Field 25 25 25 25XY
17ORAS
17
316 Gulpin Gulpin
Amorphous Amorphous 17 17 17 17XY
12ORAS
12
317 Swalot Swalot
Amorphous Amorphous 17 17 17 17XY
12ORAS
12
320 Wailmer Wailmer
Field Water 2 46 37 37 37 37
321 Wailord Wailord
Field Water 2 52 37 37 37 37
322 Numel Numel
Field Field 31 25 31BW
19B2W2
19 19
323 Camerupt Camerupt
Field Field 31 25 31BW
19B2W2
19 19
324 Torkoal Torkoal
Field Field 40 49 49 49XY
40ORAS
40
339 Barboach Barboach
Water 2 Water 2 21 18 18 18XY
15ORAS
15
340 Whiscash Whiscash
Water 2 Water 2 21 18 18 18XY
15ORAS
15
345 Lileep Lileep
Water 3 Water 3 36 29 29 29XY
36ORAS
36
346 Cradily Cradily
Water 3 Water 3 36 29 29 29XY
36ORAS
36
368 Gorebyss Gorebyss
Water 1 Water 1 26 19 19 19XY
16ORAS
16
378 Regice Regice
Undiscovered Undiscovered 41 41 41 41XY
37ORAS
37
379 Registeel Registeel
Undiscovered Undiscovered 41 41 41 41XY
37ORAS
37
386 Deoxys Deoxys
Defense Forme
Undiscovered Undiscovered 35 73 73 73XY
55ORAS
55
399 Bidoof Bidoof
Water 1 Field 29 29 29 41
400 Bibarel Bibarel
Water 1 Field 33 33 33 48
425 Drifloon Drifloon
Amorphous Amorphous 40B2W2 40 40
426 Drifblim Drifblim
Amorphous Amorphous 46B2W2 46 46
446 Munchlax Munchlax
Undiscovered Undiscovered 9 9 9 9
480 Uxie Uxie
Undiscovered Undiscovered 46 46 46 46
513 Pansear Pansear
Field Field 25 25 25
527 Woobat Woobat
Field Flying 29 29 29
528 Swoobat Swoobat
Field Flying 29 29 29
568 Trubbish Trubbish
Mineral Mineral 40 40 40
569 Garbodor Garbodor
Mineral Mineral 46 46 46
631 Heatmor Heatmor
Field Field 46 44 47
636 Larvesta Larvesta
Bug Bug 80 80 80
637 Volcarona Volcarona
Bug Bug 1 1
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 Egg Groups Egg Move
II III IV V VI VII
001 Bulbasaur Bulbasaur
Monster Grass
027 Sandshrew Sandshrew
Alola Form
Field Field
032 Nidoran♂ Nidoran♂
Monster Field
052 Meowth Meowth
Field Field
052 Meowth Meowth
Alola Form
Field Field
098 Krabby Krabby
Water 3 Water 3
108 Lickitung Lickitung
Monster Monster
114 Tangela Tangela
Grass Grass
170 Chinchou Chinchou
Water 2 Water 2
173 Cleffa Cleffa
Undiscovered Undiscovered
183 Marill Marill
Water 1 Fairy
187 Hoppip Hoppip
Fairy Grass
203 Girafarig Girafarig
Field Field
222 Corsola Corsola
Water 1 Water 3
226 Mantine Mantine
Water 1 Water 1
273 Seedot Seedot
Field Grass
325 Spoink Spoink
Field Field
351 Castform Castform
Fairy Amorphous
369 Relicanth Relicanth
Water 1 Water 2
387 Turtwig Turtwig
Monster Grass
422 Shellos Shellos
Water 1 Amorphous
458 Mantyke Mantyke
Undiscovered Undiscovered
531 Audino Audino
Fairy Fairy
559 Scraggy Scraggy
Field Dragon
626 Bouffalant Bouffalant
Field Field
728 Popplio Popplio
Water 1 Field
739 Crabrawler Crabrawler
Water 3 Water 3
755 Morelull Morelull
Grass Grass
769 Sandygast Sandygast
Amorphous Amorphous
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


Special move

Generation I

# Pokémon Egg Groups Obtained with
054 Psyduck Psyduck
Water 1 Field Pokémon Stadium (English)
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


Generation V

# Pokémon Egg Groups Obtained with
098 Krabby Krabby
Water 3 Water 3 Dream World - Sparkling Sea
170 Chinchou Chinchou
Water 2 Water 2 Dream World - Sparkling Sea
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By event

Generation II

# Pokémon Egg Groups Obtained with
096 Drowzee Drowzee
Human-Like Human-Like New York Pokémon Center
223 Remoraid Remoraid
Water 1 Water 2 New York Pokémon Center
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


Generation IV

# Pokémon Egg Groups Obtained with
151 Mew MewLv. 50
Undiscovered Undiscovered Sapporo PalCity Mew
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 Rumble Blast

The user's Defense rises.

Description

Games Description
MDRB Boosts the user's Special Defense by two levels.

In the anime

None.png Westwood Slowbro Amnesia.png None.png None.png
Slowbro
The user makes the foe or itself forget how to use a move.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
080 Slowbro Slowbro temporarily forgets how to use a move.
Professor Westwood V's Slowbro The Evolution Solution Debut

In the manga

In the Pokémon Adventures manga


In other generations

Amnesia I.png Amnesia II.png Amnesia III.png
Generation I RBY Generation I
(Japanese)
Generation I
(international)
Generation II Generation II
(Japanese)
Generation II
(international)
Crystal Generation III Generation III
(Japanese)
Generation III
(international)
RS FRLG FRLGE Generation IV Generation IV
(Japanese)
Generation IV
(international)
PtHGSS HGSS Generation V BW B2W2 Generation V
(Japanese)
Generation V
(international)
Generation VI XY ORAS Stadium (Jap) Stadium Stadium 2 Colosseum XD Battle Revolution Battle Revolution
(alternative animation)
Battrio Mystery Dungeon PMD: Red and Blue PMD: Time, Darkness, Sky Rumble Rumble Blast
Amnesia IV.png Amnesia V.png
Generation I RBY Generation I
(Japanese)
Generation I
(international)
Generation II Generation II
(Japanese)
Generation II
(international)
Crystal Generation III Generation III
(Japanese)
Generation III
(international)
RS FRLG FRLGE Generation IV Generation IV
(Japanese)
Generation IV
(international)
PtHGSS HGSS Generation V BW B2W2 Generation V
(Japanese)
Generation V
(international)
Generation VI XY ORAS Stadium (Jap) Stadium Stadium 2 Colosseum XD Battle Revolution Battle Revolution
(alternative animation)
Battrio Mystery Dungeon PMD: Red and Blue PMD: Time, Darkness, Sky Rumble Rumble Blast
Amnesia Stad.png Amnesia Stad2.png Amnesia Colo.png Amnesia XD.png
Generation I RBY Generation I
(Japanese)
Generation I
(international)
Generation II Generation II
(Japanese)
Generation II
(international)
Crystal Generation III Generation III
(Japanese)
Generation III
(international)
RS FRLG FRLGE Generation IV Generation IV
(Japanese)
Generation IV
(international)
PtHGSS HGSS Generation V BW B2W2 Generation V
(Japanese)
Generation V
(international)
Generation VI XY ORAS Stadium (Jap) Stadium Stadium 2 Colosseum XD Battle Revolution Battle Revolution
(alternative animation)
Battrio Mystery Dungeon PMD: Red and Blue PMD: Time, Darkness, Sky Rumble Rumble Blast
Amnesia PMD RB.png
Generation I RBY Generation I
(Japanese)
Generation I
(international)
Generation II Generation II
(Japanese)
Generation II
(international)
Crystal Generation III Generation III
(Japanese)
Generation III
(international)
RS FRLG FRLGE Generation IV Generation IV
(Japanese)
Generation IV
(international)
PtHGSS HGSS Generation V BW B2W2 Generation V
(Japanese)
Generation V
(international)
Generation VI XY ORAS Stadium (Jap) Stadium Stadium 2 Colosseum XD Battle Revolution Battle Revolution
(alternative animation)
Battrio Mystery Dungeon PMD: Red and Blue PMD: Time, Darkness, Sky Rumble Rumble Blast

In other languages

Language Title
Mandarin Chinese 瞬間失憶 Shùnjiān Shīyì
Denmark Flag.png Danish Hukommelsestab
The Netherlands Flag.png Dutch Amnesie
Finland Flag.png Finnish Muistinmenetys
France Flag.png French Amnésie
Germany Flag.png German Amnesie
Greece Flag.png Greek Αμνησία
Italy Flag.png Italian Amnesia
South Korea Flag.png Korean 망각술 Manggaksul
Norway Flag.png Norwegian Amnesi/Hukommelsestap
Poland Flag.png Polish Amnezja
Brazil Flag.png Brazilian Portuguese Amnésia
Serbia Flag.png Serbian Amnezija
Spain Flag.png Spanish Amnesia
Turkey Flag.png Turkish Unutkanlık
Vietnam Flag.png Vietnamese Mất Trí



Variations of the move Acid Armor
Status Acid ArmorAmnesiaAutotomizeBarrierIron DefenseNasty PlotRock PolishSwords Dance
Formerly a variation
Status Minimize


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