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 1.4 m (4′07″)
Weight 40.6 kg (89.5 lbs)
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)
014 (The Crown Tundra)

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)
#124
Jynx
Ice · Psychic

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.
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Appears to move to a rhythm of its own, as if it were dancing. It wiggles its hips as it walks.
Sword In certain parts of Galar, Jynx was once feared and worshiped as the Queen of Ice.
Shield The Jynx of Galar often have beautiful and delicate voices. Some of these Pokémon have even gathered a fan base.

Moves learned by Jynx

Moves learnt by level up

Jynx learns the following moves in Pokémon Sword & Shield at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CopycatNormal
1LickGhost 30 100
1PoundNormal 40 100
1Powder SnowIce 40 100
1Sweet KissFairy 75
12ConfusionPsychic 50 100
16CovetNormal 60 100
20SingNormal 55
24Fake TearsDark 100
28Ice PunchIce 75 100
34PsychicPsychic 90 100
40Lovely KissNormal 75
46Mean LookNormal
52Perish SongNormal
58BlizzardIce 110 70

Egg moves

Jynx does not learn any moves by breeding in Pokémon Sword & Shield.

Move Tutor moves

Jynx can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Sword & Shield from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Expanding ForcePsychic 80 100
Triple AxelIce 20 90

Moves learnt by TM

Jynx is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Sword & Shield:

Moves learnt by TR

Jynx is compatible with these Technical Records in Pokémon Sword & Shield:

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:

Jynx sprites

Type Generation 1 Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8
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
Sword
Shield
Slippery Slope, Frostpoint Field

Other languages

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

Name origin

jinx
curse or bad luck