Generations I to III
Kinesis decreases the target's
accuracy stat by one stage.
Kinesis can be used as part of a
Pokémon Contest combination, with the user gaining extra three appeal points if either the move Confusion or Psychic was used in the prior turn. It can also be used to start a combination, causing certain moves ( Confusion, Future Sight, Psychic and Teleport) to have their base appeal points doubled.
Generations IV to VII
Kinesis can now be reflected with
If powered up by a
Psychium Z into Z-Kinesis, the user's evasiveness is raised by one stage.
In Versions 1.0 to 1.1.1 of
Pokémon Sword and Shield, Kinesis cannot be selected in a battle. Starting with Version 1.2.0, it is usable and functions the same as it did in previous generations.
Stad2 A special move of bending spoons to confound the enemy. Makes the user harder to hit.
G S C Reduces the foe's accuracy.
R S E Distracts the foe. May lower accuracy.
FR LG The user distracts the foe by bending a spoon. It may lower accuracy.
XD Distracts the target. May lower accuracy.
D P Pt HG SS
P B R The user distracts the foe by bending a spoon. It may lower the target's accuracy.
B W B2 W2 The user distracts the target by bending a spoon. It lowers the target's accuracy.
X Y OR AS
S M US UM P E The user distracts the target by bending a spoon. This lowers the target's accuracy.
Sw Sh This move can't be used. It's recommended that this move is forgotten. Once forgotten, this move can't be remembered. * The user distracts the target by bending a spoon. This lowers the target's accuracy. *
Learnset In other games
MD R B Lowers the target's Accuracy by one level.
MD T D S Reduces the target's accuracy by 1 level.
B S L てきポケモンの めいちゅうを １だんかいさげる
MD GtI UNUSED
S MD It lowers the enemy's accuracy.
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