|#54|| Damp/Cloud Nine|
|2′7″ (0.8m)||43.2 lbs. (19.6kg)|
|Male: 50%||Female: 50%|
|Evolves From||Evolves Into|
|Egg Group||Catch Rate|
|NFE||2 Special Attack Points|
Psyduck (Pokédex. It is a Water Type, and it is known as the Duck Pokémon.) is the 54th Pokémon in the
Psyduck can use one of two Abilities: Damp, which prevents other Pokémon from using Selfdestruct and Explosion while it is in battle, or Cloud Nine, which negates any and all weather effects while it is involved in battle. A third Ability is available to Psyduck from the Dream World, the Swift Swim Ability. This Ability doubles its Speed while it is raining.
Psyduck gain the opportunity to evolve into Golduck starting at Level 33.
Psyduck takes on the appearance of a duck, with some traits of a platypus. It has yellow plumage, it has short arms with three claws at the end. Psyduck is usually seen holding its head. It has three black tuffs on the top of its head and has a large cream-coloured bill. Its webbed feet are also the same colouration as the bill. Psyduck has a stubby tail.
 Gender Differences
Psyduck doesn't have any differences to differentiate between male and female.
 Game Information
 Original Games
Psyduck appears at the Safari Zone while Surfing in Ruby, Sapphire and Emerald. In Fire Red, Diamond, Pearl and Platinum, Psyduck appears at many of the watery locations in which Surfing or Fishing is possible. In Heart Gold and Soul Silver, Psyduck appears at Route 6, Route 35, Ilex Forest, Cerulean Cave, Seafoam Islands and the Safari Zone's Wetland on land at night and Surfing at any time of day. Psyduck also appears on the Beautiful Beach and Stormy Beach Pokéwalker courses.
Psyduck appears in the Dream World at Pleasant Forest after surpassing 7,500 Dream Points. The only other way to obtain a Psyduck in Black and White is to breed a Golduck. Wild Psyduck can be found at Floccesy Ranch in Black 2 and White 2.
 Spin-Off Games
Psyduck appears at Huge Storage 4 and Mr. Who's Den in Pokémon Trozei!.
In the first round of Mystery Dungeon games, Psyduck is a Starter Pokémon, but also appears at Joyous Tower 9F-12F. Psyduck appears at Waterfall B1-B8 in Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness and Explorers of Sky. Psyduck also appears at Star Cave B8-B15 in Explorers of Sky. Psyduck is exclusive to Light Adventure Squad in Mystery Dungeon 3, appearing at Light Summit 4F-13F.
Psyduck appears at Saffra Sea during the Sea Capture Challenge in Pokémon Ranger, the only appearance for Psyduck in the Pokémon Ranger games as of writing.
 Trading Card Game
Psyduck is listed in the Wizards Promos set, and as a Common Card in the Fossil, Team Rocket, Gym Challenge (Misty's), Neo Destiny, Aquapolis, EX Sandstorm, EX Team Magma VS Team Aqua, EX Team Rocket Returns, EX Holon Phantoms (Delta Species Card), Secret Wonders, Platinum, Triumphant and Boundaries Crossed (2) sets. Psyduck's lone listing as an Uncommon Card is in the Gym Heroes (Misty's) set.
 Anime/Manga Information
Misty's Psyduck would get cloned by Mewtwo in the film Mewtwo Strikes Back and would reprise its appearance in Mewtwo Returns. Misty's Psyduck also appears in the film The Power of One and each of the first five Pikachu Shorts. Wild Psyduck appear in the film The Rise of Darkrai.
Earl has a Psyduck that he keeps with him at the Pokémon Academy, which makes appearances in Chapters 117, 119 and 180.
An Oreburgh Mines worker has a Psyduck that is nicknamed "Yellow". This Psyduck accidentally set a bulldozer out of control, and makes appearances in Chapters 341, 342 and 374.
 Pokémon Information
 Competitive Battling
Psyduck is in the Not Fully Evolved Tier of Competitive Battling as it is an unevolved Pokémon.
 Area Location
|Red/Blue||Common (Fish with Super Rod)||Seafoam Islands|
|Yellow||Few||Route 6 (Use Surf)|
|Crystal||Many (Use Surf)||Route 6|
|Crystal||Many (Night)||National Park|
|Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald||Common||Safari Zone (Use Surf)|
|Fire Red||Common||Almost all water areas|
|Diamond/Pearl||Common||Almost all water areas, Great Marsh, Route 208, 210|
|Platinum||Common||Almost all water areas|
|Heart Gold/Soul Silver||Common||Route 6|
|HeartGold/SoulSilver||Unknown%||Safari Zone: Wetland (Night; or using Surf at any time of day)|
|Black/White||None||PokéTransfer, Dream World or Breed Golduck|
|Black 2/White 2||10%||Floccesy Ranch (Grass)|
|I||Pokémon Red||While lulling its enemies with its vacant look, this wily Pokémon will use psychokinetic powers.|
|I||Pokémon Blue||While lulling its enemies with its vacant look, this wily Pokémon will use psychokinetic powers.|
|I||Pokémon Yellow||Always tormented by headaches. It uses psychic powers, but it is not known if it intends to do so.|
|II||Pokémon Gold||It has mystical powers but doesn't recall that it has used them. That is why it always looks puzzled.|
|II||Pokémon Silver||If its chronic headache peaks, it may exhibit odd powers. It seems unable to recall such an episode.|
|II||Pokémon Crystal||The only time it can use its psychic power is when its sleeping brain cells happen to wake.|
|III||Pokémon Ruby||Psyduck uses a mysterious power. When it does so, this Pokémon generates brain waves that are supposedly only seen in sleepers. This discovery spurred controversy among scholars.|
|III||Pokémon Sapphire||If it uses its mysterious power, Psyduck can't remember having done so. It apparently can't form a memory of such an event because it goes into an altered state that is much like deep sleep.|
|III||Pokémon Emerald||When its headache intensifies, it starts using strange powers. However, it has no recollection of its powers, so it always looks befuddled and bewildered.|
|III||Pokémon FireRed||It is constantly wracked by a headache. When the headache turns intense, it begins using mysterious powers.|
|III||Pokémon LeafGreen||While lulling its enemies with its vacant look, this wily Pokémon will use psychokinetic powers.|
|IV||Pokémon Diamond||If its usual headache worsens, it starts exhibiting odd powers. It can't remember doing so, however.|
|IV||Pokémon Pearl||It never remembers using its odd powers, so it always tilts its head in puzzlement.|
|IV||Pokémon Platinum||Overwhelmed by enigmatic abilities, it suffers a constant headache. It sometimes uses mysterious powers.|
|IV||Pokémon HeartGold||It has mystical powers but doesn't recall that it has used them. That is why it always looks puzzled.|
|IV||Pokémon SoulSilver||If its chronic headache peaks, it may exhibit odd powers. It seems unable to recall such an episode.|
|V||Pokémon Black||Overwhelmed by enigmatic abilities, it suffers a constant headache. It sometimes uses mysterious powers.|
|V||Pokémon White||Overwhelmed by enigmatic abilities, it suffers a constant headache. It sometimes uses mysterious powers.|
|V||Pokémon Black 2||When headaches stimulate its brain cells, which are usually inactive, it can use a mysterious power.|
|V||Pokémon White 2||When headaches stimulate its brain cells, which are usually inactive, it can use a mysterious power.|
|VI||Pokémon X||Unknown Entry|
|VI||Pokémon Y||Unknown Entry|
 Pokéthlon Statistics
 Via Level-Up
 Black 2/White 2
 Via TM/HM
 Via Breeding
 Via Dream World
 Via Move Tutor (Black 2/White 2)
 Generation III Exclusive Move Tutor Moves
 Generation IV Exclusive Moves
 Via TM/HM
- TM01: Focus Punch
- TM55: Brine
- TM58: Endure
- TM78: Captivate
- TM83: Natural Gift
- HM05: Whirlpool Heart Gold/Soul Silver Only
 Via Move Tutor
 Evolution Line
 Type Matchups
|Type||Attack Advantages||Attack Disadvantages||Defense Advantages||Defense Disadvantages|
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