Abra

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

Pokédex entries

Red
Blue
Using its ability to read minds, it will identify impending danger and TELEPORT to safety.
Yellow Sleeps 18 hours a day. If it senses danger, it will teleport itself to safety even as it sleeps.
Gold It senses impending attacks and TELEPORTS away to safety before the actual attacks can strike.
Silver If it decides to TELEPORT randomly, it creates the illusion that it has created copies of itself.
Crystal It hypnotizes itself so that it can teleport away when it senses danger, even if it is asleep.
Ruby ABRA sleeps for eighteen hours a day. However, it can sense the presence of foes even while it is sleeping. In such a situation, this POKéMON immediately teleports to safety.
Sapphire ABRA needs to sleep for eighteen hours a day. If it doesn’t, this POKéMON loses its ability to use telekinetic powers. If it is attacked, ABRA escapes using TELEPORT while it is still sleeping.
FireRed It sleeps for 18 hours a day. It uses a variety of extrasensory powers even while asleep.
LeafGreen Using its ability to read minds, it will sense impending danger and TELEPORT to safety.
Emerald A POKéMON that sleeps 18 hours a day. Observation revealed that it uses TELEPORT to change its location once every hour.
Diamond It sleeps for 18 hours a day. Even when awake, it teleports itself while remaining seated.
Pearl Even while asleep, it maintains a telepathic radar. It teleports when it is threatened.
Platinum Using its psychic power is such a strain on its brain that it needs to sleep for 18 hours a day.
HeartGold It senses impending attacks and teleports away to safety before the actual attacks can strike.
SoulSilver If it decides to teleport randomly, it evokes the illusion that it has created copies of itself.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Using its psychic power is such a strain on its brain that it needs to sleep for 18 hours a day.
X It sleeps for 18 hours a day. It uses a variety of extrasensory powers even while asleep.
Y It senses impending attacks and teleports away to safety before the actual attacks can strike.
Omega Ruby Abra sleeps for eighteen hours a day. However, it can sense the presence of foes even while it is sleeping. In such a situation, this Pokémon immediately teleports to safety.
Alpha Sapphire Abra needs to sleep for eighteen hours a day. If it doesn’t, this Pokémon loses its ability to use telekinetic powers. If it is attacked, Abra escapes using Teleport while it is still sleeping.
Sun It sleeps 18 hours a day. Even while sleeping, it will teleport itself to treetops and pick and eat berries there.
Moon It can teleport itself to safety while it’s asleep, but when it wakes, it doesn’t know where it is, so it panics.
Ultra Sun It uses various psychic powers even while it’s sleeping, so you can’t tell whether or not it’s awake.
Ultra Moon It can read others’ minds and will teleport away when danger approaches. You must clear your mind if you want to catch it.

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 Abra

Abra sprites

Type Generation 1 Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Abra  sprite from Red & Blue Abra  sprite from Silver Abra  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Abra  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Abra  sprite from Black & White Abra  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Abra Shiny sprite from Silver Abra Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Abra Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Abra Shiny sprite from Black & White Abra Shiny sprite from X & Y

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Where to find Abra

Red
Blue
Route 24, 25, Celadon City
Yellow Route 5, 6, 7, 8, Celadon City
Gold
Silver
Route 5, 6, 8, 24, 25, 34, 35, Goldenrod City
Crystal Route 5, 7, 8, 24, 34, 35, Goldenrod City
Ruby
Sapphire
Granite Cave
FireRed
LeafGreen
Route 24, 25, Celadon City
Emerald Route 116, Granite Cave
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Route 203, 215, Oreburgh City
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Route 5, 6, 8, 24, 25, 34, 35, Goldenrod City
Black Trade/migrate from another game
White White Forest
Black 2
White 2
Breed Kadabra/Alakazam
X
Y
Route 5
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Granite Cave
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Route 2, Hau'oli City