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Dream Eater
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Dream Eat
Generation: I
Battle Data
Type: Type Psychic.gif
Category Special
Power: 100
Accuracy: 100%
PP: 15, max: 24
Affects: When target is sleeping
Secondary Effect: None
Priority: 0
Contact: No
Affected by
Magic Coat: No
Magic Bounce: No
Bright Powder: No
Protect/Detect: Yes
Snatch: No
Mirror Move: Yes
King's Rock: No
Contest Data
Contests (RSE)
Type: Smart
Appeal: 2 ♥♥
Jam: 2 ♥♥
Super Contests (DPPt)
Type: Smart
Appeal: 1
Contest Spectaculars (ORAS)
Type: Smart

Dream Eater is Psychic-type move introduced in Generation I.


Games Description
GSC Steals HP from a sleeping victim.
RSE Takes one half the damage inflicted on a sleeping foe.
FRLG Absorbs half the damage it inflicted on a sleeping foe to restore HP.
DPPtHGSS An attack that works only on a sleeping foe. It absorbs half the damage caused to heal the user's HP.
The user eats the dreams of a sleeping target. It absorbs half the damage caused to heal its own HP.
SMUSUMPE The user eats the dreams of a sleeping opponent. It absorbs half the damage it has to heal its own HP.


It only works when the foe is asleep. This move "eats" the opponent Pokémon's dream to drain the HP of the foe to restore the user's. It is used by Munna and Musharna, among other Pokémon.


By leveling up

Pokémon Type Egg groups Level
092.png Gastly ghost/poison 35 35 33 (RSE)
31 (FRLG)
093.png Haunter ghost/poison 38 38 39 (RSE)
31 (FRLG)
094.png Gengar ghost/poison 38 38 39 (RSE)
31 (FRLG)
163.png Hoothoot normal/flying 48 48
164.png Noctowl normal/flying 57 57
280.png Ralts psychic/fairy 46
281.png Kirlia psychic/fairy 54
282.png Gardevoir psychic/fairy 60
442.png Spiritomb ghost/dark
491.png Darkrai dark
517.png Munna psychic
755.png Morelull grass/fairy
756.png Shiinotic grass/fairy
792.png Lunala psychic/ghost
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.


Main games

Main series