Best moves for Alakazam in Pokémon Legends: Arceus

What are the best moves for the Psi Pokémon?

In Pokémon Legends: Arceus, Alakazam is a solely Psychic-type Pokémon. This Pokémon will evolve from Abra (at level 16) and Kadabra (using a Linking Cord item). Alakazam has a great special attack stat that, when paired with its great move pool, can deal tons of damage to opponents in battle.

Alakazam is a purely Psychic-type Pokémon, so most of its powerful attacks are also Psychic-type. This is because of S.T.A.B. (Same Type Attack Bonus), which gives Pokémon a boost to moves that are of the same typing as them. Alakazam's best moves are Psychic, Zen Headbutt, Psycho Cut, and Confusion.

Move NameMove TypeCategoryPowerAccuracyPP
PsychicPsychicSpecial13510010
Zen HeadbuttPsychicPhysical1209015
Psycho CutPsychicPhysical10510020
ConfusionPsychicSpecial7510025

Alakazam will learn Psychic at level 43 (masters at level 54), Zen Headbutt at level 25 (masters at level 35), Psycho Cut at level 18 (masters at level 28), and Confusion at level 6 (masters at level 15).

How to use Alakazam best in battle

Alakazam is a solely Psychic-type Pokémon. It is always a good idea to know which moves are resistant and which are super effective against the user's Pokémon when going into battle. Psychic-type Pokémon are vulnerable to Bug, Dark, and Ghost-type moves. Psychic-type attacks are super effective against Fighting and Poison-type Pokémon.

Related: Best Psychic Type Pokémon in Pokémon Legends: Arceus

Alakazam's base stats

  • Stat Total: 500
    • HP: 55
    • Attack: 50
    • Defense: 45
    • Special Attack: 135
    • Special Defense: 95
    • Speed: 120

Alakazam has a fantastic special attack stat. Because of this, players should be sure to prioritize special attacks over physical attacks in battle. This will allow players to best take advantage of the Pokémon's stats.

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