Copycat (move)

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Move data

Type Normal
Category Status
Power
Accuracy
PP 20  (max. 32)
Introduced Generation 4

Effects

Copies opponent's last move.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Normalium Z and uses its Z-Power, Copycat turns into Z-Copycat and raises Accuracy one stage, in addition to its usual effect as above.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets the user.

Game descriptions

Diamond/Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold/SoulSilver
The user mimics the move used immediately before it. The move fails if no other move has been used yet.
Black/White
Black 2/White 2
The user mimics the move used immediately before it. The move fails if no other move has been used yet.
X/Y
O.Ruby/A.Sapphire
The user mimics the move used immediately before it. The move fails if no other move has been used yet.
Sun/Moon The user mimics the move used immediately before it. The move fails if no other move has been used yet.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Copycat at the level specified. The numbers given are for Pokémon Sun & Moon and may vary in other games; check the respective Pokédex pages for details.

Mr. MimeMr. Mime
#122 / Psychic · Fairy
Level 4
CleffaCleffa
#173 / Fairy
Level 13
IgglybuffIgglybuff
#174 / Normal · Fairy
Level 11
SudowoodoSudowoodo
#185 / Rock
Level 1
SmoochumSmoochum
#238 / Ice · Psychic
Level 41
SkittySkitty
#300 / Normal
Level 19
PluslePlusle
#311 / Electric
Level 22
MinunMinun
#312 / Electric
Level 22
SpindaSpinda
#327 / Normal
Level 5
BonslyBonsly
#438 / Rock
Level 1
Mime Jr.Mime Jr.
#439 / Psychic · Fairy
Level 4
HappinyHappiny
#440 / Normal
Level 5
RioluRiolu
#447 / Fighting
Level 19
MespritMesprit
#481 / Psychic
Level 1
MespritMesprit
#481 / Psychic
Level 61
MimikyuMimikyu
#778 / Ghost · Fairy
Level 1
MarshadowMarshadow
#802 / Fighting · Ghost
Level 20

Learnt by breeding

These Pokémon can learn Copycat as an egg move. Their breeding groups are also shown for reference.

MarillMarill
#183 / Water · Fairy
Fairy, Water 1
AzumarillAzumarill
#184 / Water · Fairy
Fairy, Water 1
AzurillAzurill
#298 / Normal · Fairy
Undiscovered
BunearyBuneary
#427 / Normal
Field, Human-Like
LopunnyLopunny
#428 / Normal
Field, Human-Like
OshawottOshawott
#501 / Water
Field
DewottDewott
#502 / Water
Field
SamurottSamurott
#503 / Water
Field
PurrloinPurrloin
#509 / Dark
Field
LiepardLiepard
#510 / Dark
Field
ZoruaZorua
#570 / Dark
Field
ZoroarkZoroark
#571 / Dark
Field
FlabébéFlabébé
#669 / Fairy
Fairy
FloetteFloette
#670 / Fairy
Fairy
FlorgesFlorges
#671 / Fairy
Fairy
SwirlixSwirlix
#684 / Fairy
Fairy
SlurpuffSlurpuff
#685 / Fairy
Fairy