Kadabra

Kadabra is a Psychic type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the Psi Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Red
Blue
It emits special alpha waves from its body that induce headaches just by being close by.
Yellow Many odd things happen if this POKéMON is close by. For example, it makes clocks run backwards.
Gold It possesses strong spiritual power. The more danger it faces, the stronger its psychic power.
Silver If it uses its abilities, it emits special alpha waves that cause machines to malfunction.
Crystal When it closes its eyes, twice as many alpha particles come out of the surface of its body.
Ruby KADABRA emits a peculiar alpha wave if it develops a headache. Only those people with a particularly strong psyche can hope to become a TRAINER of this POKéMON.
Sapphire KADABRA holds a silver spoon in its hand. The spoon is used to amplify the alpha waves in its brain. Without the spoon, the POKéMON is said to be limited to half the usual amount of its telekinetic powers.
FireRed It happened one morning - a boy with extrasensory powers awoke in bed transformed into KADABRA.
LeafGreen It emits special alpha waves from its body that induce headaches just by being close.
Emerald It is rumored that a boy with psychic abilities suddenly transformed into KADABRA while he was assisting research into extrasensory powers.
Diamond If one is nearby, an eerie shadow appears on TV screens. Seeing the shadow is said to bring bad luck.
Pearl When it uses its psychic power, it emits strong ha waves that can ruin precision devices.
Platinum It stares at its silver spoon to focus its mind. It emits more alpha waves while doing so.
HeartGold It possesses strong spiritual power. The more danger it faces, the stronger its psychic power.
SoulSilver If it uses its abilities, it emits special alpha waves that cause machines to malfunction.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It stares at its silver spoon to focus its mind. It emits more alpha waves while doing so.
X When it uses its psychic power, it emits strong alpha waves that can ruin precision devices.
Y If it uses its abilities, it emits special alpha waves that cause machines to malfunction.

Evolution chart

Abra
#063
Abra
Psychic

(Level 16)
Kadabra
#064
Kadabra
Psychic

(Trade)
Alakazam
#065
Alakazam
Psychic

Name origin

abracadabra
magical word, sometimes used with ‘alakazam’

Moves learned by Kadabra

Kadabra sprites

Normal
Black/White
Normal
Black/White
Shiny
Black/White
Shiny
Black/White
Normal
HG/SS
Normal
HG/SS
Shiny
HG/SS
Shiny
HG/SS
Kadabra normal sprite
Female
Kadabra normal sprite
Male
Kadabra shiny sprite
Female
Kadabra shiny sprite
Male
Kadabra normal sprite
Female
Kadabra normal sprite
Male
Kadabra shiny sprite
Female
Kadabra shiny sprite
Male

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Where to find Kadabra

Yellow Route 8
Gold
Silver
Route 8
Crystal Route 8
FireRed
LeafGreen
Cerulean Cave
Diamond
Pearl
Route 215, Victory Road
Platinum Route 215
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Route 8, Cerulean Cave