Extrasensory (move)

Extrasensory
じんつうりき Supernatural Power
Extrasensory VIII.png
Extrasensory VIII 2.png
Type  Psychic
Category  Special
PP  20 (max. 32)
Power  80
Accuracy  100%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
  • Does not make contact
  • Affected by Protect
  • Not affected by Magic Coat
  • Not affected by Snatch
  • Affected by Mirror Move
  • Not affected by King's Rock
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation III
Condition  Cool
Appeal  1
Jam  4 ♥♥♥♥
Badly startles the Pokémon in front.
Condition  Cool
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Earn +2 if the Pokémon performs first in the turn.
Condition  Cool
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Jamming  1
Badly startles Pokémon that used a move of the same type.

Extrasensory (Japanese: じんつうりき Supernatural Power) is a damage-dealing Psychic-type move introduced in Generation III. Prior to Generation IV, it was the signature move of Nuzleaf.

Effect

Generations III to V

Extrasensory inflicts damage and has a 10% chance of causing the target to flinch. In Generation III only, Extrasensory will deal double the damage if its target had previously used Minimize.

Generation VI

Extrasensory's PP changed from 30 to 20.

Description

Games Description
RSEColo.XD Attacks with a peculiar power. May cause flinching.
FRLG The user attacks with an odd power that may make the foe flinch.
DPPtHGSSPBR The user attacks with an odd, unseeable power. It may also make the foe flinch.
BWB2W2 The user attacks with an odd, unseeable power. It may also make the target flinch.
XYORAS
SMUSUM
SwSh
The user attacks with an odd, unseeable power. This may also make the target flinch.


Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Level
I II III IV V VI VII VIII
037   Vulpix
  Field Field 44 51BW
39B2W2
39XY
31ORAS
31 28
037   Vulpix
Alolan Form
  Field Field 31 28
038   Ninetales
  Field Field 1
038   Ninetales
Alolan Form
 
 
Field Field 1
102   Exeggcute
 
 
Grass Grass 47B2W2 47 47 40
103   Exeggutor
 
 
Grass Grass 1
103   Exeggutor
Alolan Form
 
 
Grass Grass 1
163   Hoothoot
 
 
Flying Flying 37 45 45 22 21
164   Noctowl
 
 
Flying Flying 42 52 52 23 23
243   Raikou
  Undiscovered Undiscovered 64 64 1, 64 1, 64 48
244   Entei
  Undiscovered Undiscovered 64 64 1, 64 1, 64 48
245   Suicune
  Undiscovered Undiscovered 64 64 1, 64 64 48
249   Lugia
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered 65DPPt
23HGSS
23 23 23 36
250   Ho-Oh
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered 65DPPt
23HGSS
23 23 23 36
274   Nuzleaf
 
 
Field Grass 49 49 49 49XY
36ORAS
36 43
275   Shiftry
 
 
Field Grass 1
343   Baltoy
 
 
Mineral Mineral 43BW
28B2W2
28XY
31ORAS
31 27
344   Claydol
 
 
Mineral Mineral 39BW
28B2W2
28XY
31ORAS
31 27
358   Chimecho
  Amorphous Amorphous 46 46 46XY
22ORAS
22
436   Bronzor
 
 
Mineral Mineral 19 19BW
39B2W2
39 39 28
437   Bronzong
 
 
Mineral Mineral 19 19BW
42B2W2
42 42 28
480   Uxie
  Undiscovered Undiscovered 51 51 50 50 35
481   Mesprit
  Undiscovered Undiscovered 51 51 50 50 35
482   Azelf
  Undiscovered Undiscovered 51 51 50 50 35
641   Tornadus
  Undiscovered Undiscovered 31 31 25 45
643   Reshiram
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered 43 43 43 24
645   Landorus
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered 31 31 25 45
658   Greninja
 
 
Water 1 Water 1 49 49
678   Meowstic
Female
  Field Field 35 35 44
780   Drampa
 
 
Monster Dragon 37 30
786   Tapu Lele
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered 48 40
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
037   Vulpix
  Field Field
037   Vulpix
Alolan Form
  Field Field
155   Cyndaquil
  Field Field HGSS
175   Togepi
  Flying Fairy HGSS
234   Stantler
  Field Field
293   Whismur
  Monster Field
315   Roselia
 
 
Fairy Grass
325   Spoink
  Field Field
406   Budew
 
 
Fairy Grass
554   Darumaka
  Field Field USUM
570   Zorua
  Field Field
765   Oranguru
 
 
Field Field
876   Indeedee
Male
 
 
Fairy Fairy
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 III

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Obtained with
144   Articuno
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered Purified Shadow PokémonXD
145   Zapdos
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered Purified Shadow PokémonXD
146   Moltres
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered Purified Shadow PokémonXD
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 Types Egg Groups Obtained with
175   Togepi
  Undiscovered Undiscovered Togepi EggHGSS
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


Generation VIII

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Obtained with
554   Darumaka
  Field Field Regina's Darumaka (The Isle of Armor)
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 Mystery Dungeon series

In Red Rescue Team and Blue Rescue Team, and Explorers of Time, Darkness and Sky, Extrasensory is a move with 16 base power, 88% accuracy, and 12 PP. The user attacks enemy in the front, possibly causing them to cringe.

In Gates to Infinity, Extrasensory hits enemies in the same room when used by a Gigantic Pokémon.

Pokémon GO

In Pokémon GO, Extrasensory is a Fast Attack that has been available since February 16, 2017.

  Extrasensory
Fast Attack
Gyms & Raids
Power 12
Energy boost 12
Duration 1.1 seconds
Damage window 0.85 - 1.05 seconds
 
Trainer Battles
Power 8
Energy boost 10
Turns 3
Eligible Pokémon:
Standard eligibility
              
By Elite Fast TM
By GO Snapshot
 
As Shadow Pokémon
As Purified Pokémon
Formerly eligible
None

Updates

Gyms & Raids
  • February 21, 2017
    • Duration: 1.55 → 1.1 seconds

Description

Games Description
MDRB Inflicts damage on the target. It may also cause the target to cringe, making it incapable of attacking or using moves.
MDTDS Inflicts damage on the target. It may also afflict the targeted enemy with a Cringe status condition, which makes its actions fail.
BSL てきポケモンに ダメージをあたえる しかも いっていのかくりつで ひるみじょうたいにして わざや こうげきを だせなくする
MDGtI It damages an enemy. It could also cause the Cringe status condition, which makes the enemy unable to attack or use moves.
It damages even a faraway Pokémon. It could also cause the Cringe status condition, which makes the enemy unable to attack or use moves.*
SMD It could cause an enemy to flinch, making it unable to attack on the next turn.*
It damages an enemy. It could also cause the enemy to flinch.*


In the anime

       
Landorus Azelf Uxie Noctowl
The opponent is hit by a rainbow-colored beam.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
  Azelf Azelf's eyes glow gold and it releases a rainbow-colored beam from the gem on its forehead at the opponent.
Azelf (anime) The Needs of the Three! Debut
  Uxie Uxie's eyelids glow gold and it fires a rainbow-colored beam from the gem on its forehead at the opponent.
Uxie (anime) The Needs of the Three! None
  Mesprit Mesprit's eyes glow gold and it releases a rainbow-colored beam from the gem on its forehead at the opponent.
Mesprit (anime) The Battle Finale of Legend! None
  Noctowl Noctowl's eyes glow gold and it opens its beak, releasing a multicolored circular beam with white crescents around it at the opponent. The beam surrounds the opponent, and Noctowl lifts it into the air and throws it.
Ash's Noctowl Working on a Right Move! None
  Landorus Landorus crosses his arms and gold energy starts to form around him and forms into his body, causing his body to become surrounded in a golden aura. He then opens his arms and three rings of rainbow-colored energy surrounded in golden energy shoot out of his body all around him. As the rings of energy expand, they leave behind a rainbow-colored energy.
Landorus (anime) Stopping the Rage of Legends! Part 2 None


In the manga

Pokémon Adventures


In other generations

Core series games

Side series games

Spin-off series games

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 神通力 Sàhntūnglihk
Mandarin 神通力 Shéntōnglì
  Czech Mimosmyslový útok
  Dutch Extra sensorisch
  French Extrasenseur
  German Sondersensor
  Greek Έκτη Αίσθηση Hecti Aísthisi
  Indonesian Tenaga Supranatural
  Italian Extrasenso
  Korean 신통력 Sintongryeok
  Polish Paranormalność*
Paranormal*
Portuguese   Brazil Extrassensorial (games, Steam Siege-present, manga)
Extra-sensorial (Diamond & Pearl-Boundaries Crossed)
  Portugal Extrassensorial
  Serbian Ekstračulnost
Spanish   Latin America Paranormal (DP186)
Extrasensorial (BW060)
  Spain Paranormal
  Thai สัมผัสพิเศษ
  Turkish Duyu Ötesi
  Vietnamese Năng Lực Thần Thông*
Siêu Năng Lực*



Variations of the move Waterfall
  WaterfallPoison JabIron HeadZing Zap
  ExtrasensoryDark PulseScald



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