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Confuse Ray
あやしいひかり Bewitching Light
Confuse Ray PE.png
Introduced: Generation I
Battle Data
Type: Type Ghost.gif
Category: Type Status.gif
Power: N/A
Accuracy: 100%
PP: 10, max: 16
Priority: 0
Contact: No
Affected by
Magic Coat: Yes
Magic Bounce: Yes
Bright Powder: Yes
Detect/Protect: Yes
Snatch: No
Mirror Move: Yes
King's Rock: No
Contest Data
Contests (RSE)
Condition: Smart
Appeal: 3 ♥♥♥
Jam: 0
Scrambles the order of appeals on the next turn.
Super Contests (DPPt)
Condition: Smart
Appeal: 2 ♥♥
Lowers the Voltage of all judges by one each.
Contest Spectaculars (ORAS)
Condition: Clever
Appeal: 2 ♥♥
Jam: 1
Badly startles Pokémon that the judges have high expectations for.

Confuse Ray is a Ghost-type move introduced in Generation I.

Description

Games Description
GSC A move that causes confusion.
RSE A sinister ray that confuses the foe.
FRLG
DPPtHGSS
The foe is engulfed in a sinister that triggers confusion.
BWB2W2
XYORAS
The target is engulfed in a sinister that triggers confusion.
SMUSUMPE The target is exposed to a sinister ray that triggers confusion.

Effect

In battle

Confuse Ray causes the target to become confused. In a Double Battle, Confuse Ray can target any Pokémon around the user. In a Triple Battle, Confuse Ray can only target a Pokémon that's adjacent to the user. Confuse Ray will have no effect on Pokémon that are already confused, Pokémon that are using Safeguard, or Pokémon with Own Tempo.

Learnset

By leveling up

Pokémon Type Egg groups Level
I II III IV V VI VII VIII
037.png Vulpix fire 28 19 21 17 17 (BW)
15 (B2W2)
15 (XY)
12 (ORAS)
12 20
037A.png Vulpix ice 12 20
038.png Ninetales fire 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
038A.png Ninetales ice/fairy 1 1
041.png Zubat poison/flying 21 19 26 21 21 (BW)
19 (B2W2)
19 (XY)
17 (ORAS)
17 45
042.png Golbat poison/flying 21 19 28 21 21 (BW)
19 (B2W2)
19 (XY)
17 (ORAS)
17 55
092.png Gastly ghost/poison 1 28 28 (RSE)
21 (FRLG)
19 19 19 19 1
093.png Haunter ghost/poison 1 28 31 (RSE)
21 (FRLG)
19 19 19 19 1
094.png Gengar ghost/poison 1 28 31 (RSE)
21 (FRLG)
19 19 19 19 1
120.png Staryu water 40 40 8
121.png Starmie water/psychic 37 33 28 28 (BW)
22 (B2W2)
22 (XY)
40 (ORAS)
40 1
126.png Magmar fire 39 49 49 25 26 26 26 20
131.png Lapras water/ice 31 22 19 7 7 7 7 25
169.png Crobat poison/flying 19 28 21 21 (BW)
19 (B2W2)
19 (XY)
17 (ORAS)
17 55
170.png Chinchou water/electric 29 29 17 12 17 17 16
171.png Lanturn water/electric 33 32 17 17 17 17 16
177.png Natu psychic/flying 40 40 23 23 23 23 15
178.png Xatu psychic/flying 50 50 23 23 23 23 15
179.png Mareep electric 25 (B2W2) 25 25
180.png Flaaffy electric 29 (B2W2) 29 29
181.png Ampharos electric 29 (B2W2) 29 29
197.png Umbreon dark 30 30 29 29 (BW)
17 (B2W2)
17 17 20
200.png Misdreavus ghost 12 17 14 14 14 14
226.png Mantine water/flying 49 50 37 37 (BW)
11 (B2W2)
11 11
234.png Stantler normal 49 43 (RSE)
41 (FRLG)
23 23 23 23
240.png Magby fire 43 43 25 25 (BW)
26 (B2W2)
26 26 20
292.png Shedinja bug/ghost 31 31 31 31 (XY)
29 (ORAS)
29 15
302.png Sableye dark/ghost 37 46 46 46 (XY)
31 (ORAS)
31 6
313.png Volbeat bug 5 9 9 9 (XY)
8 (ORAS)
8
325.png Spoink psychic 25 18 18 18 18
326.png Grumpig psychic 25 18 18 18 18
345.png Lileep rock/grass 29 22 22 22 (XY)
13 (ORAS)
13 8
346.png Cradily rock/grass 29 22 22 22 (XY)
13 (ORAS)
13 1
355.png Duskull ghost 23 17 17 17 (XY)
30 (ORAS)
30 12
356.png Dusclops ghost 23 17 17 17 (XY)
30 (ORAS)
30 12
416.png Vespiquen bug/flying 7 7 (BW)
1 (B2W2)
1 1 1
436.png Bronzor steel/psychic 14 14 (BW)
11 (B2W2)
11 11 4
437.png Bronzong steel/psychic 14 14 (BW)
11 (B2W2)
11 11 1
442.png Spiritomb ghost/dark 1 1 1 1 1
458.png Mantyke water/flying 37 37 (BW)
11 (B2W2)
11 11
467.png Magmortar fire 25 26 26 26 20
477.png Dusknoir ghost 17 17 17 (XY)
30 (ORAS)
30 16
478.png Froslass ghost/ghost 19 19 19 (XY)
32 (ORAS)
32 35
479.png Rotom electric/ghost 1 1 1 1 10
486.png Regigigas normal 1 1 1 1 1
505.png Watchog normal 20 20 Evolve
607.png Litwick ghost/fire 10 10 10 12
608.png Lampent ghost/fire 10 10 10 12
609.png Chandelure ghost/fire 1 1 1 1
615.png Cryogonal ice 45 45 41 4
708.png Phantump ghost/grass 1 1 12
709.png Trevenant ghost/grass 1 1 12
710.png Pumpkaboo ghost/grass 1 1 8
711.png Gourgeist ghost/grass 1 1 1
755.png Morelull grass/fairy 25 4
756.png Shiinotic grass/fairy 26 1
774.png Minior rock/flying 10
792.png Lunala psychic/ghost 13 14
806.png Blacephalon fire/ghost 20
826.png Orbeetle bug/psychic 4
890.png Eternatus poison/dragon 1
897.png Spectrier ghost 24
898S.png Calyrex psychic/ghost 1
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

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