Deoxys

Deoxys is a Psychic type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the DNA Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Ruby The DNA of a space virus underwent a sudden mutation upon exposure to a laser beam and resulted in DEOXYS. The crystalline organ on this POKéMON’s chest appears to be its brain.
Sapphire DEOXYS emerged from a virus that came from space. It is highly intelligent and wields psychokinetic powers. This POKéMON shoots lasers from the crystalline organ on its chest.
FireRed This DEOXYS has transformed into its aggressive guise. It can fool enemies by altering its appearance.
LeafGreen When it changes form, an aurora appears. It absorbs attacks by altering its cellular structure.
Emerald A POKéMON that mutated from an extraterrestrial virus exposed to a laser beam. Its body is configured for superior agility and speed.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
An alien virus that fell to earth on a meteor underwent a DNA mutation to become this Pokémon.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
DNA from a space virus mutated and became a Pokémon. It appears where auroras are seen.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
An alien virus that fell to earth on a meteor underwent a DNA mutation to become this Pokémon.
X An alien virus that fell to earth on a meteor underwent a DNA mutation to become this Pokémon.
Y DNA from a space virus mutated and became a Pokémon. It appears where auroras are seen.
Omega Ruby The DNA of a space virus underwent a sudden mutation upon exposure to a laser beam and resulted in Deoxys. The crystalline organ on this Pokémon’s chest appears to be its brain.
Alpha Sapphire Deoxys emerged from a virus that came from space. It is highly intelligent and wields psychokinetic powers. This Pokémon shoots lasers from the crystalline organ on its chest.

Evolution chart

  • Deoxys does not evolve.

Name origin

deoxyribonucleic acid
the full technical name for DNA, the core genetic material for all living things

Moves learned by Deoxys

Deoxys sprites

Type Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Deoxys  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Deoxys  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Deoxys  sprite from Black & White Deoxys  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Deoxys Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Deoxys Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Deoxys Shiny sprite from Black & White Deoxys Shiny sprite from X & Y

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Where to find Deoxys

Ruby
Sapphire
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Birth Island
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold
SoulSilver
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Black
White
Black 2
White 2
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X
Y
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
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Sun
Moon
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