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Confusion (move)

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Pokémon GO: Mesprit
:''This article is about the Pokémon move. For the status condition, see {{status|Confusion|Status condition}}.''
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{{bad picture|2=Should be replaced with Generation VII images}}
{{MoveInfobox
|n=93
|jtranslit=Nenriki
|jtrans=Mindpower
|gameimage=Confusion VIVII.png
|gameimage2=Confusion VII 2.png
|gameimagewidth=300
|type=Psychic
Confusion does damage and has a 10% chance of {{status|Confusion|confusing}} the target.
 
Confusion can be used as part of a [[Contest combination|Pokémon Contest combination]], with the user gaining extra two appeal points if any of the moves {{m|Calm Mind}}, {{m|Kinesis}}, or {{m|Psychic}} was used in the prior turn. It can also be used to start a combination, doubling the base appeal points of {{m|Future Sight}}, {{m|Kinesis}}, {{m|Psychic}}, and {{m|Teleport}} if used in the next turn.
 
==Description==
{{movedescentry|{{gameabbrev4|DPPtHGSS}}{{gameabbrevss|PBR}}|The foe is hit by a weak telekinetic force. It may also leave the foe confused.}}
{{movedescentry|{{gameabbrev5|BWB2W2}}|The target is hit by a weak telekinetic force. It may also leave the target confused.}}
{{movedescentry|{{gameabbrev6|XYORAS}}<br>{{gameabbrev7|SMUSUMSMUSUMPE}}|The target is hit by a weak telekinetic force. This may also confuse the target.}}
|}
|}{{left clear}}
===By [[Level|leveling up]]===
{{Movehead/Level|Psychic|1}}
{{Moveentry/7|012|Butterfree|type=Bug|type2=Flying|1|Bug|Bug|1, 12{{sup/1|RGB}}<br>1, 10{{sup/1|Y}}|1, 10|1, 10|1, 10|1, 10|1, 10|1, 11{{sup/7|SMUSUM}}<br>1{{sup/7|PE}}}}
{{Moveentry/7|048|Venonat|type=Bug|type2=Poison|1|Bug|Bug|19{{sup/1|Y}}|17|17|11|11|11|11{{sup/7|SMUSUM}}<br>12{{sup/7|PE}}}}
{{Moveentry/7|049|Venomoth|type=Bug|type2=Poison|1|Bug|Bug|1{{sup/1|Y}}|17|17|11|11|11|11{{sup/7|SMUSUM}}<br>1, 12{{sup/7|PE}}}}
{{Moveentry/7|054|Psyduck|type=Water|2|Water 1|Field|36|16|16|18|18{{sup/5|BW}}<br>15{{sup/5|B2W2}}|15{{sup/6|XY}}<br>11{{sup/6|ORAS}}|10{{sup/7|SMUSUM}}<br>14{{sup/7|PE}}}}
{{Moveentry/7|055|Golduck|type=Water|2|Water 1|Field|39|1, 16|16|18|18{{sup/5|BW}}<br>15{{sup/5|B2W2}}|15{{sup/6|XY}}<br>11{{sup/6|ORAS}}|10{{sup/7|SMUSUM}}<br>1, 14{{sup/7|PE}}}}
{{Moveentry/7|064|Kadabra|type=Psychic|1|Human-Like|Human-Like|1, 16{{sup/1|RGB}}<br>16{{sup/1|Y}}|1, 16|1, 16|1, 16|1, 16|1, 16|1, 16{{sup/7|SMUSUM}}<br>1{{sup/7|PE}}|STAB='''}}
{{Moveentry/7|065|Alakazam|type=Psychic|1|Human-Like|Human-Like|1, 16{{sup/1|RGB}}<br>16{{sup/1|Y}}|1, 16|1, 16|1, 16|1, 16|1, 16|1, 16{{sup/7|SMUSUM}}<br>1{{sup/7|PE}}|STAB='''}}
{{Moveentry/7|079|Slowpoke|type=Water|type2=Psychic|2|Monster|Water 1|1|20|20{{sup/3|RSE}}<br>17{{sup/3|FRLG}}|15|14|14|14{{sup/7|SMUSUM}}<br>18{{sup/7|PE}}|STAB='''}}
{{Moveentry/7|080|Slowbro|type=Water|type2=Psychic|2|Monster|Water 1|1|20|20{{sup/3|RSE}}<br>17{{sup/3|FRLG}}|15|14|14|14{{sup/7|SMUSUM}}<br>18{{sup/7|PE}}|STAB='''}}
{{Moveentry/7|096|Drowzee|type=Psychic|1|Human-Like|Human-Like|17|18|18{{sup/3|RSE}}<br>11{{sup/3|FRLG}}|9|9|9|9|STAB='''}}
{{Moveentry/7|097|Hypno|type=Psychic|1|Human-Like|Human-Like|1, 17|1, 18|1, 18{{sup/3|RSE}}<br>1, 11{{sup/3|FRLG}}|1, 9|1, 9|1, 9|1, 9|STAB='''}}
{{Moveentry/7|102|Exeggcute|type=Grass|type2=Psychic|1|Grass|Grass||19|19|27|27|27|27{{sup/7|SMUSUM}}<br>14{{sup/7|PE}}|STAB='''}}
{{Moveentry/7|103|Exeggutor|type=Grass|type2=Psychic|1|Grass|Grass||1|1|1|1|1|1|STAB='''}}
{{Moveentry/7|103A|Exeggutor|type=Grass|type2=Dragon|1|Grass|Grass|||||||1|form=Alola Form}}
{{Moveentry/7|114|Tangela|type=Grass|1|Grass|Grass|||||||10{{sup/7|PE}}}}
{{Moveentry/7|122|Mr. Mime|type=Psychic|type2=Fairy|1|Human-Like|Human-Like|1, 15|6|5|1|1|1|1|STAB='''}}
{{Moveentry/7|124|Jynx|type=Ice|type2=Psychic|1|Human-Like|Human-Like|||||||12{{sup/7|PE}}|STAB='''}}
{{Moveentry/7|150|Mewtwo|type=Psychic|1|Undiscovered|Undiscovered|1|1|1|1|1|1|1|STAB='''}}
{{Moveentry/7|151|Mew|type=Psychic|1|Undiscovered|Undiscovered|||||||1{{sup/7|PE}}|STAB='''}}
{{Moveentry/7|163|Hoothoot|type=Normal|type2=Flying|1|Flying|Flying||34|34|21|21|21|10}}
{{Moveentry/7|164|Noctowl|type=Normal|type2=Flying|1|Flying|Flying||41|41|22|22|22|10}}
|id=235
|move=Confusion
|image=no
|type=Psychic
|pow=20
|energy=15
|duration=1.6
|usersdamage_window={{MSP|012|Butterfree}}{{MSP|048|Venonat}}{{MSP|049|Venomoth}}{{MSP|055|Golduck}}{{MSP|064|Kadabra}}{{MSP|065|Alakazam}}<br>{{MSP|079|Slowpoke}}{{MSP|080|Slowbro}}{{MSP|096|Drowzee}}{{MSP|097|Hypno}}{{MSP|102|Exeggcute}}{{MSP|103|Exeggutor}}<br>{{MSP|122|Mr0.6 Mime}}{{MSP|124|Jynx}}{{MSP|150|Mewtwo}}{{MSP|196|Espeon}}{{MSP|199|Slowking}}{{MSP|203|Girafarig}}<br>{{MSP|251|Celebi}}{{MSP|280|Ralts}}{{MSP|281|Kirlia}}{{MSP|282|Gardevoir}}{{MSP|307|Meditite}}{{MSP|337|Lunatone}}<br>{{MSP|338|Solrock}}{{MSP|343|Baltoy}}{{MSP|344|Claydol}}{{MSP|368|Gorebyss}}{{MSP|385|Jirachi}}- 1.6
|pow_trainer=16
|energy_trainer=12
|duration_trainer=2
|users={{MSP|012|Butterfree}}{{MSP|048|Venonat}}{{MSP|049|Venomoth}}{{MSP|055|Golduck}}{{MSP|064|Kadabra}}{{MSP|065|Alakazam}}{{MSP|079|Slowpoke}}{{MSP|080|Slowbro}}{{MSP|096|Drowzee}}{{MSP|097|Hypno}}{{MSP|102|Exeggcute}}{{MSP|122|Mr. Mime}}{{MSP|124|Jynx}}{{tt|*|From February 16, 2017 onward}}{{MSP|150|Mewtwo}}{{MSP/GO|150A|Mewtwo|size=42px}}{{MSP|196|Espeon}}{{MSP|199|Slowking}}{{MSP|203|Girafarig}}{{MSP|235|Smeargle}}{{MSP|251|Celebi}}{{MSP|280|Ralts}}{{MSP|281|Kirlia}}{{MSP|282|Gardevoir}}{{MSP|307|Meditite}}{{MSP|337|Lunatone}}{{MSP|338|Solrock}}{{MSP|343|Baltoy}}{{MSP|344|Claydol}}{{MSP|368|Gorebyss}}{{MSP|385|Jirachi}}{{MSP|413|Wormadam}}{{MSP|413G|Wormadam}}{{MSP|413S|Wormadam}}{{MSP|436|Bronzor}}{{MSP|437|Bronzong}}{{MSP|439|Mime Jr.}}{{MSP|475|Gallade}}{{MSP|480|Uxie}}{{MSP|481|Mesprit}}{{MSP|482|Azelf}}{{MSP|488|Cresselia}}{{MSP|494|Victini}}{{MSP|527|Woobat}}{{MSP|528|Swoobat}}{{MSP|574|Gothita}}{{MSP|575|Gothorita}}{{MSP|576|Gothitelle}}{{MSP|605|Elgyem}}{{MSP|606|Beheeyem}}{{MSP|648|Meloetta}}
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{{MSP|103|Exeggutor}}{{tt|*|Prior to February 16, 2017}}
}}
*Prior to an update to [[Niantic]]'s servers on July 30, 2016, Confusion had a power of 12 and an energy gain of 7%.
*Prior to an update to [[Niantic]]'s servers on February 16, 2017, Confusion had a power of 15, an energy gain of 14%, and a duration of 1.51 seconds.
*Prior to an update to [[Niantic]]'s servers on February 21, 2017, Confusion had an energy gain of 10% and a duration of 2.1 seconds.
 
{{p|Exeggutor}} may only know this move if it was obtained before February 16, 2017.====Updates====
;Gyms & Raids
* '''July 30, 2016'''
** '''Power''': 12 → 15
** '''Energy boost''': 7 → 14
* '''February 16, 2017'''
** '''Power''': 15 → 20
** '''Energy boost''': 14 → 10
** '''Duration''': 1.51 → 2.1 seconds
** '''Damage window''': 1.31 - 1.51 → 0.6 - 1.6 seconds
* '''February 21, 2017'''
** '''Energy boost''': 10 → 15
** '''Duration''': 2.1 → 1.6 seconds
;Trainer Battles
* '''January 31, 2019'''
** '''Power''': 12 → 16
 
===Description===
{{movedesc|Psychic}}
{{movedescentry|{{gameabbrevmd|RB}}|Inflicts damage on the target. It may also leave the target confused.}}
{{movedescentry|{{gameabbrevmd|TDS}}|Inflicts damage on the target. It may also afflict the targeted enemy with a Confused status condition, which makes its movements and attacks go astray.}}
{{movedescentry|{{gameabbrevmd|BSL}}|{{tt|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 こんらんじょうたいにかえる|Inflicts damage on the target. It may also afflict the targeted enemy with a Confused status condition, which makes its movements and attacks go astray}}}}
{{movedescentry|{{gameabbrevss|Conq}}|The target is hit by a weak telekinetic force. It may also leave the target confused.}}
{{movedescentry|{{gameabbrevmd|GTI}}|It damages an enemy. It could also cause the Confused status condition. The Confused status impairs its sense of direction.}}
{{movedescentry|{{gameabbrevmd|SMD}}|It damages an enemy. It could also make the enemy confused.}}
|}
|}{{left clear}}
{{movep|type=Psychic|ms=203|pkmn=Girafarig|method=Girafarig's eyes glow light blue, and the opponent becomes outlined in blue. Girafarig can then control the target with its mind.}}
{{movemid|type=psychic|user=Cherry|user1=Cherry's Girafarig|startcode=EP156|startname=The Psychic Sidekicks!}}
{{movep|type=Psychic|ms=164s164|pkmn=Noctowl|method=Noctowl's eyebrow tufts glow blue and they release a blue light toward the opponent or the opponent becomes surrounded in a blue outline and Noctowl can control the opponent with its mind.}}
{{movemid|type=psychic|user=Ash's Noctowl|startcode=EP182|startname=From Ghost to Ghost}}
{{movep|type=Psychic|ms=065|pkmn=Alakazam|method=Alakazam's eyes glow red and shoot black waves of psychic energy towards the opponent.}}
{{movemid|type=psychic|user=Morrison's Metang|startcode=AG126|startname=Saved by the Beldum}}
{{movep|type=psychic|ms=094|pkmn=Gengar|method=Gengar lifts its arms and its body becomes outlined in light blue. Gengar can then control the opponent.}}
{{movemid|type=psychic|user=Team Meanies|user1=Gengar of Team Meanies|startcode=SS019Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Team Go-Getters Out of the Gate!|startname=Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Team Go-Getters out of the Gate|notes=Gengar {{color2|A13959|Anime move errors|cannot legally learn}} Confusion}}
{{movep|type=psychic|ms=012|pkmn=Butterfree|method=Butterfree's eyes glow light blue or light purple and the opponent becomes outlined in light blue or in light purple. Butterfree can then control the opponent.}}
{{movemid|type=psychic|user=Drew|user1=Drew's Butterfree|startcode=AG187|startname=The Unbeatable Lightness of Seeing!}}
{{movep|type=Psychic|ms=269|pkmn=Dustox|method=Dustox's eyes glow purple and the opponent glows purple as well. Dustox can then control the opponent with its mind.}}
{{movemid|type=psychic|user=Austin|user1=Austin's Dustox|startcode=DP073|startname=Crossing Paths}}
{{movep|type=psychic|ms=413G|pkmn=Wormadam|method=Wormadam's whole body becomes outlined in purple and itsher eyes glow purple as well. The opponent becomes outlined in purple and Wormadam can control it.}}
{{movemid|type=psychic|user=Ursula|user1=Ursula's Wormadam|startcode=DP114|startname=Another One Gabites the Dust!}}
{{movep|type=psychic|ms=576|pkmn=Gothitelle|method=Gothitelle's eyes glow red and its body becomes surrounded in a red outline. The opponent's body glows red and becomes outlined in a red outline. Gothitelle can then move the opponent with its mind. While controlling the opponent, Gothitelle can make its eyes and outline glow brighter, and the glow around the opponent also glows brighter, damaging it.}}
{{movemid|type=psychic|user=Pokémon Trainer|user1=A Trainer's Gothita|startcode=M14|startname=White—Victini and Zekrom<br>Black—Victini and Reshiram}}
{{movep|type=psychic|ms=765|pkmn=Oranguru|method=The leaves on Oranguru's fan glow purple and it thrusts it forward, causing the target to briefly become outlined in a purple glow, confusing it.}}
{{movebtm|type=psychic|user=Recurring wild Pokémon in the anime#Oranguru|user1=Oranguru (anime)|startcode=SM039|startname=Mallow and the Forest Teacher!|notes=Debut}}
 
* In the English dub of ''[[EP182|From Ghost to Ghost]]'', [[Morty]] commanded his {{p|Gastly}} to use Confusion, which it [[Anime move errors|cannot legally learn]]. In the original Japanese version, no specific attack command was given.
|type=Psychic
|genV=Confusion V
|genVI=Confusion VI
}}
===Spin-offSide series games===
{{movegen
|type=Psychic
|PBR=Confusion PBR
}}
===Spin-off series games===
{{Movegen
|type=Psychic
|hi=चक्रादों ''Chakraado'', Uljhan me daalna
|it=Confusione
|ko=염동력 ''{{tt|Yeomdongryeok|Psychokinesis, similar meaning with Psychic (move)}}''
|no=Forvirring
|pl=Zamęt{{tt|*|Diamond and Pearl series onwards}}<br>Konfuzja{{tt|*|AG013Advanced}}<br>Zmieszanie{{tt|*|EP271}}<br>Zmyłka{{tt|*|EP260}}<br>Skołowanie{{tt|*|EP256}}<br>Ogłupienie{{tt|*|EP252}}<br>Zamieszanie{{tt|*|EP022-EP032, EP182, EP244}}<br>Zawrót Głowy{{tt|*|EP217}}<br>Dezorientacja{{tt|*|EP066, EP156}}<br>Oszałamiający Atak{{tt|*|EP156}}<br>Siła Umysłu{{tt|*|EP154}}<br>Silny Atak{{tt|*|EP104}}<br>Ogłupiający Atak{{tt|*|EP052}}
|pt_br=Confusão
|pt_eu=Confusão (Pokémon Chronicles)
[[Category:Moves that can jam]]
[[Category:Moves that can confuse]]
[[Category:Moves in Pokémon: Let's Go, Pikachu! and Let's Go, Eevee!]]
 
[[de:Konfusion]]
[[es:Confusión]]
[[fr:Choc Mental]]
[[it:Confusione (mossa)]]
[[ja:ねんりき]]
[[pl:Confusion]]
[[zh:念力(招式)]]
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