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Basic Info

Introduced Generation 6
Species Revolving Pokémon
Type Dark Psychic
Height 0.4m
Weight 3.5kg
Catch Rate 190
Base Happiness 70
Gender Ratio 50% Female / 50% Male
Generation 6 Cry

Names

Language Name
Chinese (Cantonese Hong Kong) 好啦魷
Chinese (Mandarin Taiwan) 好啦鱿
English Inkay
French Sepiatop
German Iscalar
Italian Inkay
Japanese マーイーカ
Japanese (Romanized) Maaiika
Japanese (Trademark) Maaiika
Korean 오케이징
Spanish Inkay

Dex Numbers

Dex #
National Dex #686
Kalos (Coastal) #10
Galar #290

Abilities

  • Contrary: Makes stat changes have an opposite effect.
  • Suction Cups: This Pokémon uses suction cups to stay in one spot to negate all moves and items that force switching out.
  • Infiltrator: Passes through the opposing Pokémon’s barrier, substitute, and the like and strikes. [Hidden Ability]

Evolutionary Chain

Pokemon
Level 30 while holding 3DS upside-down
Pokemon

Breeding

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Damage Taken

Bug 4x
Fairy 2x
Psychic 0x

Base Stats

Gen Type(s) HP ATK DEF SP. ATK SP. DEF SPEED TOTAL
8 Dark Psychic 53
54
53
37
46
45
288
7 Dark Psychic 53
54
53
37
46
45
288
6 Dark Psychic 53
54
53
37
46
45
288

Dex Flavor Text

Game Dex Flavor Text
Japan Pokémon X はっこうたいの てんめつを みつめた あいては めが くらみ たたかう きもちが なくなってしまうのだ。
United States Pokémon X Opponents who stare at the flashing of the light-emitting spots on its body become dazed and lose their will to fight.
South Korea Pokémon Y 빛을 깜박여서 덮쳐온 적의 전의를 잃게 한다. 그 틈에 모습을 감춘다.
Italy Pokémon Y Fa lampeggiare i motivi sul suo corpo in una sequenza ipnotica per far perdere lo spirito combattivo ai nemici, riuscendo così a fuggire.
Spain Pokémon Y La luz intermitente que emite aplaca el ánimo de lucha del enemigo. Aprovecha la ocasión para esconderse.
France Pokémon Y Il ébranle le moral des ennemis lui cherchant noise grâce aux clignotements qu’il émet. Il profite de cette diversion pour se cacher.
Germany Pokémon Y Mit den blinkenden Punkten auf seinem Körper raubt es Gegnern den Kampfeswillen. Es nutzt diese Gelegenheit, um sich zu verstecken.
Japan Pokémon Y ひかりの てんめつで おそってきた てきの せんいを なくしてしまう。 その すきに すがたを かくすのだ。
United States Pokémon Y It flashes the light-emitting spots on its body, which drains its opponent’s will to fight. It takes the opportunity to scuttle away and hide.
South Korea Pokémon X 깜빡이는 발광체를 바라본 상대는 눈앞이 어두컴컴해져 전의를 상실해버리고 만다.
Italy Pokémon X I nemici che guardano la luce lampeggiante emessa dal suo corpo rimangono abbagliati e perdono il loro spirito combattivo.
Spain Pokémon X Los enemigos que contemplan el titilante fulgor de su brillante cuerpo terminan mareándose y pierden las ganas de continuar combatiendo.
France Pokémon X Éblouis par les points lumineux qui clignotent sur son corps, les ennemis perdent toute envie de se battre.
Germany Pokémon X Gegner, die auf die blinkenden Punkte an seinem Körper blicken, werden geblendet und verlieren den Willen zu kämpfen.
South Korea Pokémon Alpha Sapphire 깜빡이는 발광체를 바라본 상대는 눈앞이 어두컴컴해져 전의를 상실해버리고 만다.
Japan Pokémon Omega Ruby ひかりの てんめつで おそってきた てきの せんいを なくしてしまう。 その すきに すがたを かくすのだ。
Italy Pokémon Alpha Sapphire I nemici che guardano la luce lampeggiante emessa dal suo corpo rimangono abbagliati e perdono il loro spirito combattivo.
Spain Pokémon Alpha Sapphire Los enemigos que contemplan el titilante fulgor de su brillante cuerpo terminan mareándose y pierden las ganas de continuar combatiendo.
France Pokémon Alpha Sapphire Éblouis par les points lumineux qui clignotent sur son corps, les ennemis perdent toute envie de se battre.
Germany Pokémon Alpha Sapphire Gegner, die auf die blinkenden Punkte an seinem Körper blicken, werden geblendet und verlieren den Willen zu kämpfen.
Japan Pokémon Alpha Sapphire はっこうたいの てんめつを みつめた あいては めが くらみ たたかう きもちが なくなってしまうのだ。
United States Pokémon Alpha Sapphire Opponents who stare at the flashing of the light-emitting spots on its body become dazed and lose their will to fight.
South Korea Pokémon Omega Ruby 빛을 깜박여서 덮쳐온 적의 전의를 잃게 한다. 그 틈에 모습을 감춘다.
Italy Pokémon Omega Ruby Fa lampeggiare i motivi sul suo corpo in una sequenza ipnotica per far perdere lo spirito combattivo ai nemici, riuscendo così a fuggire.
Spain Pokémon Omega Ruby La luz intermitente que emite aplaca el ánimo de lucha del enemigo. Aprovecha la ocasión para esconderse.
France Pokémon Omega Ruby Il ébranle le moral des ennemis lui cherchant noise grâce aux clignotements qu’il émet. Il profite de cette diversion pour se cacher.
Germany Pokémon Omega Ruby Mit den blinkenden Punkten auf seinem Körper raubt es Gegnern den Kampfeswillen. Es nutzt diese Gelegenheit, um sich zu verstecken.
United States Pokémon Omega Ruby It flashes the light-emitting spots on its body, which drains its opponent’s will to fight. It takes the opportunity to scuttle away and hide.
United States Pokémon Sword It spins while making its luminescent spots flash. These spots allow it to communicate with others by using different patterns of light.
United States Pokémon Shield By exposing foes to the blinking of its luminescent spots, Inkay demoralizes them, and then it seizes the chance to flee.

Sprite List

Gen/Game Normal Shiny
Sixth & Seventh Generation
XY
Sun/Moon

anim anim

anim anim
Eighth Generation
Sword/Shield shiny

Character Appearances

Character Thumbnail
  • United States James' Inkay
  • Japan コジロウのマーイーカ
  • Japan Kojirō no Maaiika
  • Japan Kojiro's Maaiika

Episode Appearances

Ep # Title
XY 3 A Battle of Aerial Mobility!ケロマツVSヤヤコマ! 空中機動バトル!!Keromatsu VS Yayakoma! Air Assault Battle!!
XY 4 A Shockingly Cheeky Friendship!ピカチュウとデデンネ! ほっぺすりすり!!Pikachu and Dedenne! Nuzzle!!
XY 7 Giving Chase at the Rhyhorn Race!セレナにおまかせ!?激走サイホーンレース!Leave it All to Serena!? The Wild Sihorn Race!
XY 8 Grooming Furfrou!ポケモントリマーとトリミアン!The Pokémon Groomer and Trimmien!
XY 11 The Bamboozling Forest!竹林の追跡!ヤンチャムとゴロンダ!!A Chase Through the Bamboo Grove! Yancham and Goronda!!
XY 13 Kindergarten Chaos!ニンフィアVSケロマツ!幼稚園は大さわぎ!!Nymphia VS Keromatsu! Panic in Kindergarten!!
XY 14 Seeking Shelter from the Storm!ぶきみな雨宿り!ニャスパーは見ていた!!The Eerie Rain Shelter! Nyasper Saw Everything!!
Movie 17 Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction破壊の繭とディアンシーThe Cocoon of Destruction and Diancie
Short 17 Pokémon: Pikachu, What’s This Key?ピカチュウ、これなんのカギ?Pikachu, What Kind of Keys are These?
XY 19 A Conspiracy to Conquer!マダムXの陰謀!恐怖のカラマネロ!!Madame X's Evil Plot! The Terrifying Calamanero!!
XY 21 Pokévision of Things to Come!デビューです!セレナとフォッコでポケビジョン!!Time to Debut! PokéVision with Serena and Fokko!!
XY 22 Going for the Gold!黄金のコイキングを釣り上げろ!!Fish the Golden Koiking!!
XY 23 Coming Back into the Cold!オーロラの絆!アマルスとアマルルガ!!The Aurora Bond! Amarus and Amaruruga!!
XY 27 To Find a Fairy Flower!フラべべと妖精の花!Flabebe and the Fairy Flower!
XY 29 Heroes - Friend and Faux Alike!ジャジャーン!ニセサトシ現る!!Ta-da! A Fake Satoshi Appears!!
XY 30 Mega Revelations!コルニとルカリオ!メガシンカの秘密!!Corni and Lucario! The Secrets of Mega Evolution!!
XY 33 Calling From Beyond the Aura!呼び合う心!波導のむこうへ!!Hearts Calling Out to One Another! Go Beyond Wave!!
XY 34 The Bonds of Mega Evolution!メガルカリオ対メガクチート!メガシンカの絆!!Mega Lucario VS Mega Kucheat! The Mega Evolution Bond!!
XY 36 Battles in the Sky!スカイバトル!?ルチャブル対ファイアロー!!A Sky Battle!? Luchabull VS Fiarrow!!
XY 37 The Cave of Mirrors!うつしみの洞窟!鏡の国のサトシとサトシ!?Reflection Cave! Satoshi and Satoshi Through the Looking-Glass!?
XY 38 Forging Forest Friendships!蠢く森のオーロット!The Ohrot from the Wriggling Forest!
XY 42 Battling Into the Hall of Fame!チームバトル! 殿堂入り決戦!!Team Battle! Competing for the Hall of Fame!!
XY 43 Origins of Mega Evolution!マスタータワー! メガシンカの歴史!!The Master Tower! The History of Mega Evolution!!
XY 44 Showdown at the Shalour Gym!シャラジム戦! ピカチュウVSメガルカリオ!!Shala Gym Match! Pikachu VS Mega Lucario!!
XY 47 Dreaming a Performer's Dream!セレナ、初ゲット!?ヤンチャムVSフォッコ!!Serena Gets Her First Pokémon!? Yancham VS Fokko!!
XY 48 A Campus Reunion!シトロン、想い出のキャンパス!電撃の再会!!Citron's Campus of Memories! An Electrifying Reunion!!
XY 49 Bonnie for the Defense!出動ラプラス防衛隊!ユリーカがんばる!!Mobilize, Laplace Defense Corps! Eureka Does Her Best!!
XY 50 Pathways to Performance Partnering!踊れヤンチャム、魅せろフォッコ!明日へのステップ!!Dance, Yancham; Charm the Crowd, Fokko! Steps Towards Tomorrow!!
XY 51 When Light and Dark Collide!ルチャブルとダークルチャブル! Luchabull and Dark Luchabull!
XY 53 A Race for Home!セレナの本気!激走メェークルレース!!Serena Gets Serious! The Wild Meecle Race!!
XY 54 Facing the Grand Design!カラマネロ対マーイーカ!絆は世界を救う!!Calamanero VS Maaiika! A Bond That Saves the World!!
XY 55 A Slippery Encounter!最弱のドラゴン!ヌメラ登場!!The Weakest Dragon Ever! Enter Numera!!
XY 56 One for the Goomy!デデンネがんばる!ヌメラのために!!Dedenne Does Its Best! All for Numera!!
XY 59 Under the Pledging Tree!サトシとセレナ初デート!? 誓いの樹とプレゼント!! Satoshi and Serena's First Date!? The Vow Tree and the Presents!!
XY 61 An Oasis of Hope!荒野の決闘!戦えヌメラ!!Into the Badlands! Fight, Numera!!
XY 62 The Future Is Now, Thanks to Determination!サイエンスの未来を守れ!電気の迷宮!!Protect the Future of Science! The Labyrinth of Electricity!!
XY 63 A Fork in the Road! A Parting of the Ways!迷い道は分かれ道!?ムサシとソーナンス!!Being Lost and Torn is the Road to Separation!? Musashi and Sonansu!!
XY 65 Good Friends, Great Training!カメール、ライチュウ登場!ヌメイルがんばる!!Enter Kameil and Raichu! Numeil Does its Best!!
XY 68 Garchomp’s Mega Bond!狙われたメガシンカ!ガブリアスの絆!!Mega Evolution is Being Targeted! The Bond with Gablias!!
XY 70 Beyond the Rainbow!決着!ヌメルゴン虹の彼方に!!Conclusion! Numelgon, Somewhere Over the Rainbow!!
XY 71 So You’re Having a Bad Day!運勢最悪?ユリーカ対ニャース!!The Worst Possible Luck? Eureka VS Nyarth!!
XY 75 Rivals: Today and Tomorrow!ライバルバトル3本勝負! 明日に向かって!!A Three-Round Rival Battle! Aim Towards Tomorrow!!
XY 77 A Relay in the Sky!挑戦ポケモンスカイリレー!飛べ、オンバット!!The Pokémon Sky Relay Challenge! Fly, Onbat!!
XY 76 A Not-So-Flying Start!風とタマゴとオンバット!The Wind, the Egg and the Onbat!
XY 79 A Frenzied Factory Fiasco!激闘モンスターボール工場!ピカチュウVSニャース!!A Fierce Fight at the Monster Ball Factory! Pikachu VS Nyarth!!
XY 82 A Festival Trade! A Festival Farewell?パンプジンフェスティバル!さよならバケッチャ!?The Pumpjin Festival! Farewell, Bakeccha!?
XY 83 Over the Mountain of Snow!雪山をこえて!マンムーとユキノオー!!Cross the Snow Mountains! Manmoo and Yukinooh!!
XY 84 Adventures in Running Errands!ハリマロン!はじめてのおつかい!!Harimaron! Its First Errand!!
XY 86 A Legendary Photo Op!シャッターチャンスはファイヤー!伝説を撮れ!!Fire in Focus! Snap the Legend!!
XY 87 The Tiny Caretaker! ユリーカお世話です!甘えん坊のチゴラス!!Eureka Will Take Care of You! The Pampered Chigoras!!
XY 89 A Frolicking Find in the Flowers!イーブイはひとみしり!?お花畑でつかまえて!!Eievui is Shy with Strangers!? The Catcher in the Flowers!!
XYZ 2 Love Strikes! Eevee, Yikes!熱血ハリボーグ!狙われたプニちゃん!!Hot-blooded Hariborg! Squishy is Being Targeted!!
XYZ 10 A Cellular Connection!ユリーカとプニちゃん!Eureka and Squishy!
XYZ 11 A Windswept Encounter!オンバットとフラエッテ!風の中のめぐりあい!!Onbat and Floette! An Encounter in the Wind!!
XYZ 12 Party Dancecapades!サトシとセレナ!ダンスパーティでゲットだぜ!!Satoshi and Serena! Getting One at a Dance Party!!
XYZ 13 A Meeting Of Two Journeys!最強メガバトル!ゲッコウガVSメガリザードン!!The Strongest Mega Battle! Gekkouga VS Mega Lizardon!!
XYZ 14 An Explosive Operation!爆裂グランドフォース!ジガルデ捕獲作戦!!The Explosive Land's Wrath! Operation: Capture Zygarde!!
XYZ 15 A Watershed Moment!荒野のブリガロン!木を植えるロボン!!A Brigarron from the Wilderness! The Tree-planting Robon!!
XYZ 18 Unlocking Some Respect!レフトとライト!揺れる心のカメテテ!!Left and Right! The Indecisive Kametete!!
XYZ 20 Performing A Pathway To The Future!エルVSセレナ!開け未来への扉!!Elle VS Serena! Open the Door to the Future!!
XYZ 21 A Keeper For Keeps?シトロンの花嫁!?ユリーカのシルブプレパニック!!A Bride for Citron! Eureka's S'il-vous-plaît Panic!!
XYZ 22 Battling At Full Volume!セレナ、サトシになる!最強ピカチュウ対決!!Serena Becomes Satoshi! The Ultimate Pikachu Showdown!!
XYZ 24 Making Friends and Influencing Villains 森の呪いと白いボクレー!The Forest's Curse and the White Bokurei!
XYZ 28 Seeing the Forest for the Trees!迷いの森・・・進化の夜明け!The Winding Woods... The Dawn of Evolution!
XYZ 30 A Diamond in the Rough!メレシーを探せ!ヌメルゴンとデデンネ!!Find Melecie! Numelgon and Dedenne!!
XYZ 31 A Gaggle of Gadget Greatness!爆熱の機巧フェスティバル!Heatbursts at the Ingenuity Festival!
XYZ 41 The Right Hero for the Right Job突撃ミアレジム!シトロイドよ永遠に!!Attack on Miare Gym! The Citroid Forever!!
XYZ 43 Forming A More Perfect Union!反撃のジガルデ!カロス最終決戦!!Zygarde Fights Back! The Final Battle for Kalos!!
XYZ 44 Battling With A Clean Slate!はじまりはゼロ!シトロンの決断!We Start at Zero! Citron's Decision!
XYZ 45 The First Day of the Rest of Your Life!サトシとラストバトル!セレナの選択!!One Last Battle with Satoshi! Serena's Choice!!
XYZ 47 Till We Compete Again!終わりなきゼロ!また逢う日まで!!A Zero With No End! Till the Day we Meet Again!!
Movie 23 Pokémon the Movie: Secrets of the Jungle/ココ/Coco

TCG Cards

#74: Inkay
Rarity
Uncommon
Type
Type
HP
60
Weakness
Type
x2
Resistance
Type
-20
Retreat Cost
Energy
#75: Inkay
Rarity
Common
Type
Type
HP
50
Weakness
Type
x2
Resistance
Type
-20
Retreat Cost
Energy
#18: Inkay
Rarity
None
Type
Type
HP
60
Weakness
Type
x2
Resistance
Type
-20
Retreat Cost
Energy
#18: マーイーカ
Rarity
None
Type
Type
HP
60
Weakness
Type
x2
Resistance
Type
-20
Retreat Cost
Energy
#16: マーイーカ
Rarity
Common
Type
Type
HP
50
Weakness
Type
x2
Resistance
Type
-20
Retreat Cost
Energy
#41: Inkay
Rarity
Common
Type
Type
HP
50
Weakness
Type
x2
Resistance
Type
-20
Retreat Cost
Energy
#45: Inkay
Rarity
Common
Type
Type
HP
50
Weakness
Type
x2
Resistance
Type
-20
Retreat Cost
Energy
#93: Inkay
Rarity
Common
Type
Type
HP
50
Weakness
Type
x2
Resistance
Type
-20
Retreat Cost
Energy
#89: Inkay
Rarity
Common
Type
Type
HP
60
Weakness
Type
x2
Resistance
Type
-20
Retreat Cost
Energy
#50: Inkay
Rarity
Common
Type
Type
HP
60
Weakness
Type
x2
Retreat Cost
Energy

Event Pokemon

Title
Pokémon Center Tokyo Bay Inkay
Country: Japan
Pokémon: Thumbanil Inkay
Started: 2013-11-22
Ended: 2014-01-26
Note: Move names that have a colored checkmark beside the name receive a Same Type Attack Bonus (STAB) when used by this Pokémon

Level Up Moves

Tackle Type Icon Physical 35 40 100 1 1 1 1
Peck Type Icon Physical 35 35 100 1 1 1 1
Constrict Type Icon Physical 35 10 100 1 1 1 1
Reflect
Type Icon Status 20 4 4 4 4
Foul Play
Type Icon Physical 15 95 100 8 8 8 8
Swagger Type Icon Status 15 85 12 12 12 12
Psywave
Type Icon Special 15 100 13 13 13 13
Topsy-Turvy
Type Icon Status 20 15 15 15 15
Hypnosis
Type Icon Status 20 60 18 18 18 18
Psybeam
Type Icon Special 20 65 100 21 21 21 21
Switcheroo
Type Icon Status 10 100 23 23 23 23
Payback
Type Icon Physical 10 50 100 27 27 27 27
Light Screen
Type Icon Status 30 31 31 31 31
Pluck Type Icon Physical 20 60 100 35 35 35 35
Psycho Cut
Type Icon Physical 20 70 100 39 39 39 39
Slash Type Icon Physical 20 70 100 43 43 43 43
Night Slash
Type Icon Physical 15 70 100 46 46 46 46
Superpower Type Icon Physical 5 120 100 48 48 48 48

TM/HM Moves

Confide Type Icon Status 20
Trick Room
Type Icon Status 5
Embargo
Type Icon Status 15 100
Calm Mind
Type Icon Status 20
Taunt
Type Icon Status 20 100
Torment
Type Icon Status 15 100
Psych Up Type Icon Status 10
Sunny Day Type Icon Status 5
Rain Dance Type Icon Status 5
Sleep Talk Type Icon Status 10
Attract Type Icon Status 15 100
Swagger Type Icon Status 15 85
Protect Type Icon Status 10
Substitute Type Icon Status 10
Rest
Type Icon Status 10
Reflect
Type Icon Status 20
Light Screen
Type Icon Status 30
Double Team Type Icon Status 15
Toxic Type Icon Status 10 90
Flash Type Icon Status 20 100
Fling
Type Icon Physical 10 100
Payback
Type Icon Physical 10 50 100
Aerial Ace Type Icon Physical 20 60
Facade Type Icon Physical 20 70 100
Frustration Type Icon Physical 20 100
Return Type Icon Physical 20 100
Thief
Type Icon Physical 25 60 100
Rock Slide Type Icon Physical 10 75 90
Retaliate Type Icon Physical 5 70 100
Secret Power Type Icon Physical 20 70 100
Cut Type Icon Physical 30 50 95
Round Type Icon Special 15 60 100
Dark Pulse
Type Icon Special 15 80 100
Hidden Power Type Icon Special 15 60 100
Psychic
Type Icon Special 10 90 100
Thunderbolt Type Icon Special 15 90 100
Flamethrower Type Icon Special 15 90 100

Egg Moves

Simple Beam Type Icon Status 15 100
Power Split
Type Icon Status 10
Guard Swap
Type Icon Status 10
Camouflage Type Icon Status 20
Flatter
Type Icon Status 15 100
Destiny Bond Type Icon Status 5

Move Tutors

Snatch
Type Icon Status 10
Role Play
Type Icon Status 10
Spite Type Icon Status 10 100
Foul Play
Type Icon Physical 15 95 100
Knock Off
Type Icon Physical 20 65 100
Superpower Type Icon Physical 5 120 100
Bind Type Icon Physical 20 15 85
Snore Type Icon Special 15 50 100