Inkay

Inkay is a Dark/Psychic type Pokémon introduced in Generation 6. It is known as the Revolving Pokémon.

Transmitters above Inkay's eyes have the ability to drain the will to fight from other Pokémon. It uses this skill to run and hide when attacked by stronger enemies.

Pokédex entries

X
Omega Ruby
Opponents who stare at the flashing of the light-emitting spots on its body become dazed and lose their will to fight.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
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.

Evolution chart

Inkay
#686
Inkay
Dark · Psychic

(Level 30, holding 3DS upside down)
Malamar
#687
Malamar
Dark · Psychic

Name origin

ink
dark fluid ejected by squid

Moves learned by Inkay

Inkay sprites

Type Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Inkay  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Inkay Shiny sprite from X & Y

See all Inkay sprites

Where to find Inkay

X
Y
Route 8, Azure Bay
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game