Jynx

Jynx is an Ice/Psychic type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the Human Shape Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 124
Type Ice Psychic
Species Human Shape Pokémon
Height 4′07″ (1.4 m)
Weight 89.5 lbs (40.6 kg)
Abilities 1. Oblivious
2. Forewarn
Dry Skin (hidden ability)
Local № 124 (Red/Blue/Yellow)
153 (Gold/Silver/Crystal)
124 (FireRed/LeafGreen)
155 (HeartGold/SoulSilver)
084 (X/Y — Mountain Kalos)
110 (U.Sun/U.Moon — Alola dex)
124 (Let's Go Pikachu/Let's Go Eevee)

Training

EV yield 2 Special Attack
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 159
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Human-Like
Gender 0% male, 100% female
Egg cycles 25 (6,169–6,425 steps)

Base stats

HP 65
240 334
Attack 50
94 218
Defense 35
67 185
Sp. Atk 115
211 361
Sp. Def 95
175 317
Speed 95
175 317
Total 455 Min Max

The ranges shown on the right are for a level 100 Pokémon. Maximum values are based on a beneficial nature, 252 EVs, 31 IVs; minimum values are based on a hindering nature, 0 EVs, 0 IVs.

Evolution chart

(Level 30)

Jynx changes

Pokédex entries

Red
Blue
It seductively wiggles its hips as it walks. It can cause people to dance in unison with it.
Yellow Appears to move to a rhythm of its own, as if it were dancing. It wiggles its hips as it walks.
Gold It rocks its body rhythmically. It appears to alter the rhythm depending on how it is feeling.
Silver It speaks a language similar to that of humans. However, it seems to use dancing to communicate.
Crystal It has several different cry patterns, each of which seems to have its own meaning.
Ruby
Sapphire
JYNX walks rhythmically, swaying and shaking its hips as if it were dancing. Its motions are so bouncingly alluring, people seeing it are compelled to shake their hips without giving any thought to what they are doing.
FireRed It speaks using a language that sounds human. Research is under way to determine what is being said.
LeafGreen It seductively wiggles its hips as it walks. It can cause people to dance in unison with it.
Emerald A JYNX sashays rhythmically as if it were dancing. Its motions are so bouncingly alluring, people seeing it are compelled to shake their hips without noticing.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Its cries sound like human speech. However, it is impossible to tell what it is trying to say.
HeartGold It rocks its body rhythmically. It appears to alter the rhythm depending on how it is feeling.
SoulSilver It speaks a language similar to that of humans. However, it seems to use dancing to communicate.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Its cries sound like human speech. However, it is impossible to tell what it is trying to say.
X It wiggles its hips as it walks. It can cause people to dance in unison with it.
Y It speaks using a language that sounds human. Research is under way to determine what is being said.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Jynx walks rhythmically, swaying and shaking its hips as if it were dancing. Its motions are so bouncingly alluring, people seeing it are compelled to shake their hips without giving any thought to what they are doing.
Ultra Sun It sways its hips to a rhythm all its own. The precise movements of Jynx living in Alola are truly wonderful.
Ultra Moon Its strange cries sound like human language. There are some musicians who compose songs for Jynx to sing.

Moves learned by Jynx

Moves learnt by level up

Jynx learns the following moves in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Draining KissFairy 50 100
1LickGhost 30 100
1Lovely KissNormal 75
1Perish SongNormal
1PoundNormal 40 100
1Powder SnowIce 40 100
5LickGhost 30 100
8Lovely KissNormal 75
11Powder SnowIce 40 100
15Double SlapNormal 15 85
18Ice PunchIce 75 100
21Heart StampPsychic 60 100
25Mean LookNormal
28Fake TearsDark 100
33Wake-Up SlapFighting 70 100
39AvalancheIce 60 100
44Body SlamNormal 85 100
49Wring OutNormal 100
55Perish SongNormal
60BlizzardIce 110 70

Egg moves

Jynx learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Jynx egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CaptivateNormal 100
Fake OutNormal 40 100
Ice PunchIce 75 100
MeditatePsychic
Miracle EyePsychic
Nasty PlotDark
Wake-Up SlapFighting 70 100
WishNormal

Move Tutor moves

Jynx can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon from move tutors (details):

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon by a previous evolution of Jynx. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
ConfusionPsychic 50 100 Level up
CopycatNormal Level up
Lucky ChantNormal Level up
PsychicPsychic 90 100 Level up
SingNormal 55 Level up
Sweet KissFairy 75 Level up
UproarNormal 90 100 Move tutor

Moves learnt by TM

Jynx is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
3PsyshockPsychic 80 100
4Calm MindPsychic
6ToxicPoison 90
7HailIce
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
12TauntDark 100
13Ice BeamIce 90 100
14BlizzardIce 110 70
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
16Light ScreenPsychic
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
29PsychicPsychic 90 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
31Brick BreakFighting 75 100
32Double TeamNormal
33ReflectPsychic
41TormentDark 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
52Focus BlastFighting 120 70
53Energy BallGrass 90 100
56FlingDark 100
66PaybackDark 50 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
70Aurora VeilIce
77Psych UpNormal
79Frost BreathIce 60 90
85Dream EaterPsychic 100 100
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
92Trick RoomPsychic
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Jynx can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon.
Note: Generation 1 and 2 refer to the 3DS Virtual Console titles, not the physical cartridges.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
ThrashNormal 120 100 Generation 1 — Level up
BideNormal Generation 1 — TM
Bubble BeamWater 65 100 Generation 1 — TM
PsywavePsychic 80 Generation 1 — TM
RageNormal 20 100 Generation 1 — TM
Skull BashNormal 130 100 Generation 1 — TM
SubmissionFighting 80 80 Generation 1 — TM
Take DownNormal 90 85 Generation 1 — TM
TeleportPsychic Generation 1 — TM
Water GunWater 40 100 Generation 1 — TM
CurseGhost Generation 2 — TM
NightmareGhost 100 Generation 2 — TM
Sweet ScentNormal Generation 2 — TM
CounterFighting 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Dynamic PunchFighting 100 50 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega KickNormal 120 75 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega PunchNormal 80 85 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MetronomeNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
Seismic TossFighting 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
Power-Up PunchFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Moves learnt by level up

Jynx learns the following moves in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1PoundNormal 40 100
6LickGhost 30 100
12ConfusionPsychic 50 100
18ScreechNormal 85
22Double SlapNormal 15 85
26Ice PunchIce 75 100
30Body SlamNormal 85 100
35Lovely KissNormal 75
40PsychicPsychic 90 100
45BlizzardIce 110 70

Moves learnt by TM

Jynx is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1HeadbuttNormal 70 100
2TauntDark 100
3Helping HandNormal
4TeleportPsychic
5RestPsychic
6Light ScreenPsychic
7ProtectNormal
8SubstituteNormal
9ReflectPsychic
12FacadeNormal 70 100
13Brick BreakFighting 75 100
15Seismic TossFighting 100
27ToxicPoison 90
33Calm MindPsychic
35Ice PunchIce 75 100
40PsychicPsychic 90 100
43Shadow BallGhost 80 100
48Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
51BlizzardIce 110 70
55Ice BeamIce 90 100
59Dream EaterPsychic 100 100

Jynx sprites

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

Where to find Jynx

Red
Blue
Cerulean City
Yellow Trade/migrate from another game
Gold
Silver
Crystal
Ice Path
Ruby
Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
FireRed
LeafGreen
Cerulean City
Emerald Trade/migrate from another game
Diamond
Pearl
Evolve Smoochum
Platinum Snowpoint Temple
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Ice Path, Seafoam Islands
Black
White
Giant Chasm
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Frost Cavern
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Seaward Cave, Poké Pelago
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Seafoam Islands

Other languages

English Jynx
Japanese ルージュラ (Rougela)
German Rossana
French Lippoutou

Name origin

jinx
curse or bad luck