Reflect (move)

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Move data

Type Psychic
Category Status Status
Power -
Accuracy -
PP 20  (max. 32)
Introduced Generation 1

Technical/Hidden Machine

Red/Blue
Yellow
TM33
Ruby/Sapphire
FireRed/LeafGreen
Emerald
TM33
Diamond/Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold/SoulSilver
TM33
Black/White
Black 2/White 2
TM33
X/Y TM33

Effects

Reflect reduces damage from Physical attacks by 50%, for 5 turns. Its effects apply to all Pokémon on the user's side of the field.

If the user is holding Light Clay when Reflect is used, its effects last for 8 turns.

The move Brick Break, when used against an Pokémon under Reflect's effect, will remove the screen before dealing damage. The ability Infiltrator bypasses the effects of Reflect.

Reflect is the Physical counterpart to Light Screen.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets all Pokemon on the user’s team.

Game descriptions

Gold/Silver
Crystal
Raises DEFENSE with a barrier.
Ruby/Sapphire
Emerald
Creates a wall of light that weakens physical attacks.
FireRed/LeafGreen A wall of light cuts damage from physical attacks for five turns.
Diamond/Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold/SoulSilver
A wondrous wall of light is put up to suppress damage from physical attacks for five turns.
Black/White
Black 2/White 2
A wondrous wall of light is put up to suppress damage from physical attacks for five turns.
X/Y A wondrous wall of light is put up to reduce damage from physical attacks for five turns.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Reflect at the level specified. The level numbers given are for Pokémon X & Y and may vary in other games; check the Pokémon's dex page for details.

Kadabra
#064 / Psychic
Level 30
Alakazam
#065 / Psychic
Level 30
Exeggcute
#102 / Grass · Psychic
Level 7
Mr. Mime
#122 / Psychic · Fairy
Level 22
Articuno
#144 / Ice · Flying
Level 50
Chikorita
#152 / Grass
Level 17
Bayleef
#153 / Grass
Level 18
Meganium
#154 / Grass
Level 18
Hoothoot
#163 / Normal · Flying
Level 17
Noctowl
#164 / Normal · Flying
Level 17
Ledyba
#165 / Bug · Flying
Level 14
Ledian
#166 / Bug · Flying
Level 14
Raikou
#243 / Electric
Level 36
Mime Jr.
#439 / Psychic · Fairy
Level 22
Sigilyph
#561 / Psychic · Flying
Level 28
Solosis
#577 / Psychic
Level 3
Duosion
#578 / Psychic
Level 1
Reuniclus
#579 / Psychic
Level 1
Cryogonal
#615 / Ice
Level 37
Meowstic
Male
#678 / Psychic
Level 35
Aromatisse
#683 / Fairy
Level 57
Inkay
#686 / Dark · Psychic
Level 4
Malamar
#687 / Dark · Psychic
Level 4
Carbink
#703 / Rock · Fairy
Level 18

Learnt by Machine

Clefairy
#035 / Fairy
Clefable
#036 / Fairy
Jigglypuff
#039 / Normal · Fairy
Wigglytuff
#040 / Normal · Fairy
Abra
#063 / Psychic
Kadabra
#064 / Psychic
Alakazam
#065 / Psychic
Bellsprout
#069 / Grass · Poison
Weepinbell
#070 / Grass · Poison
Victreebel
#071 / Grass · Poison
Magnemite
#081 / Electric · Steel
Magneton
#082 / Electric · Steel
Drowzee
#096 / Psychic
Hypno
#097 / Psychic
Exeggcute
#102 / Grass · Psychic
Exeggutor
#103 / Grass · Psychic
Tangela
#114 / Grass
Staryu
#120 / Water
Starmie
#121 / Water · Psychic
Mr. Mime
#122 / Psychic · Fairy
Jynx
#124 / Ice · Psychic
Articuno
#144 / Ice · Flying
Mewtwo
#150 / Psychic
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Chikorita
#152 / Grass
Bayleef
#153 / Grass
Meganium
#154 / Grass
Hoothoot
#163 / Normal · Flying
Noctowl
#164 / Normal · Flying
Ledyba
#165 / Bug · Flying
Ledian
#166 / Bug · Flying
Cleffa
#173 / Fairy
Igglybuff
#174 / Normal · Fairy
Togepi
#175 / Fairy
Togetic
#176 / Fairy · Flying
Natu
#177 / Psychic · Flying
Xatu
#178 / Psychic · Flying
Hoppip
#187 / Grass · Flying
Skiploom
#188 / Grass · Flying
Jumpluff
#189 / Grass · Flying
Espeon
#196 / Psychic
Girafarig
#203 / Normal · Psychic
Pineco
#204 / Bug
Forretress
#205 / Bug · Steel
Snubbull
#209 / Fairy
Granbull
#210 / Fairy
Sneasel
#215 / Dark · Ice
Slugma
#218 / Fire
Magcargo
#219 / Fire · Rock
Swinub
#220 / Ice · Ground
Piloswine
#221 / Ice · Ground
Corsola
#222 / Water · Rock
Stantler
#234 / Normal
Smoochum
#238 / Ice · Psychic
Raikou
#243 / Electric
Entei
#244 / Fire
Suicune
#245 / Water
Lugia
#249 / Psychic · Flying
Ho-oh
#250 / Fire · Flying
Celebi
#251 / Psychic · Grass
Ralts
#280 / Psychic · Fairy
Kirlia
#281 / Psychic · Fairy
Gardevoir
#282 / Psychic · Fairy
Meditite
#307 / Fighting · Psychic
Medicham
#308 / Fighting · Psychic
Spoink
#325 / Psychic
Grumpig
#326 / Psychic
Lunatone
#337 / Rock · Psychic
Solrock
#338 / Rock · Psychic
Baltoy
#343 / Ground · Psychic
Claydol
#344 / Ground · Psychic
Chimecho
#358 / Psychic
Metang
#375 / Steel · Psychic
Metagross
#376 / Steel · Psychic
Latias
#380 / Dragon · Psychic
Latios
#381 / Dragon · Psychic
Jirachi
#385 / Steel · Psychic
Deoxys
Normal Forme
#386 / Psychic
Deoxys
Attack Forme
#386 / Psychic
Deoxys
Defense Forme
#386 / Psychic
Deoxys
Speed Forme
#386 / Psychic
Turtwig
#387 / Grass
Grotle
#388 / Grass
Torterra
#389 / Grass · Ground
Chingling
#433 / Psychic
Bronzor
#436 / Steel · Psychic
Bronzong
#437 / Steel · Psychic
Mime Jr.
#439 / Psychic · Fairy
Weavile
#461 / Dark · Ice
Magnezone
#462 / Electric · Steel
Tangrowth
#465 / Grass
Togekiss
#468 / Fairy · Flying
Mamoswine
#473 / Ice · Ground
Gallade
#475 / Psychic · Fighting
Rotom
#479 / Electric · Ghost
Rotom
Heat Rotom
#479 / Electric · Fire
Rotom
Wash Rotom
#479 / Electric · Water
Rotom
Frost Rotom
#479 / Electric · Ice
Rotom
Fan Rotom
#479 / Electric · Flying
Rotom
Mow Rotom
#479 / Electric · Grass
Uxie
#480 / Psychic
Mesprit
#481 / Psychic
Azelf
#482 / Psychic
Cresselia
#488 / Psychic
Manaphy
#490 / Water
Arceus
#493 / Normal
Snivy
#495 / Grass
Servine
#496 / Grass
Serperior
#497 / Grass
Munna
#517 / Psychic
Musharna
#518 / Psychic
Woobat
#527 / Psychic · Flying
Swoobat
#528 / Psychic · Flying
Audino
#531 / Normal
Leavanny
#542 / Bug · Grass
Sigilyph
#561 / Psychic · Flying
Gothita
#574 / Psychic
Gothorita
#575 / Psychic
Gothitelle
#576 / Psychic
Solosis
#577 / Psychic
Duosion
#578 / Psychic
Reuniclus
#579 / Psychic
Elgyem
#605 / Psychic
Beheeyem
#606 / Psychic
Cryogonal
#615 / Ice
Mienfoo
#619 / Fighting
Mienshao
#620 / Fighting
Hydreigon
#635 / Dark · Dragon
Cobalion
#638 / Steel · Fighting
Terrakion
#639 / Rock · Fighting
Virizion
#640 / Grass · Fighting
Reshiram
#643 / Dragon · Fire
Zekrom
#644 / Dragon · Electric
Kyurem
Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Kyurem
White Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Kyurem
Black Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Keldeo
Ordinary Forme
#647 / Water · Fighting
Genesect
#649 / Bug · Steel
Chespin
#650 / Grass
Quilladin
#651 / Grass
Chesnaught
#652 / Grass · Fighting
Espurr
#677 / Psychic
Meowstic
Male
#678 / Psychic
Meowstic
Female
#678 / Psychic
Honedge
#679 / Steel · Ghost
Doublade
#680 / Steel · Ghost
Aegislash
Blade Forme
#681 / Steel · Ghost
Aegislash
Shield Forme
#681 / Steel · Ghost
Spritzee
#682 / Fairy
Aromatisse
#683 / Fairy
Inkay
#686 / Dark · Psychic
Malamar
#687 / Dark · Psychic
Amaura
#698 / Rock · Ice
Aurorus
#699 / Rock · Ice
Sylveon
#700 / Fairy
Carbink
#703 / Rock · Fairy
Klefki
#707 / Steel · Fairy
Phantump
#708 / Ghost · Grass
Trevenant
#709 / Ghost · Grass
Xerneas
#716 / Fairy