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.
Omega 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.
Alpha 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.
Sun A theory exists that this Pokémon was a young boy who couldn’t control his psychic powers and ended up transformed into this Pokémon.
Moon Kadabra’s presence infests televisions and monitors with creepy shadows that bring bad luck.

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

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

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Where to find Kadabra

Red
Blue
Evolve Abra
Yellow Route 8
Gold
Silver
Crystal
Route 8
Ruby
Sapphire
Evolve Abra
FireRed
LeafGreen
Cerulean Cave
Emerald Evolve Abra
Diamond
Pearl
Route 215, Victory Road
Platinum Route 215
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Route 8, Cerulean Cave
Black Trade/migrate from another game
White
Black 2
White 2
Evolve Abra
X
Y
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Abra
Sun
Moon
Evolve Abra