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Moonky
Cheeky Pokémon
#024
MoonkyFront.png
Type
Psychic
Unknown
Ability
Simple
Hidden Ability
Super Luck
Gender ratio
50% male, 50% female
Catch rate
190 (24.8%)
Breeding
Egg group
Field
Hatch time
5355 steps
Height
0.9 m
0 m
Weight
14.7 kg
0 kg
Regional numbers
Pokédex
#024
Rikoto
Base experience yield
61
Leveling rate
Medium Fast
EV yield
Total: 1
0
HP
0
Atk
0
Def
1
Sp.Atk
0
Sp.Def
0
Speed
0
HP
0
Atk
0
Def
0
Sp.Atk
0
Sp.Def
0
Speed
Body style
Bipedal with tail
Footprint
BodyUnknown.png
Pokédex color
Blue
Base friendship
70

Moonky is a Psychic-type Pokémon.

It evolves into Lunape when exposed to a Moon Stone.

Biology

Physiology

Moonky is a small creature resembling a monkey. Its skin is predominantly sky-blue, with cream colored tips on the ears and tail and a cream color on its rear, as well as a cream underbelly and two cream crescent-shaped markings on its wrists. It has two large eyes with magenta irises, with cream colored circles around the outside of its eyes.

Gender Differences

None.

Special Abilities

Moonky can be difficult to train due to their rambunctious nature. They're said to have come from the moon ages ago.

Behavior

Moonky are difficult to train because of their rambunctious and mischievous nature. They're said to have come from the moon ages ago. They often play pranks on other people.

Habitat

Moonky live in trees all around the Rikoto Region. They prefer to reside in warm areas. Wild Moonky are found in Headbutt Trees in the Mossy Forest, and in Dullfern Forest. There is also an NPC in the Pokémon Center in Serpentine City who will trade you a Moonky in exchange for a Lavenseed.

Shiny Coloration Differences

For Shiny Moonky, its sky blue body turns a light purple, while the irises on its eyes turn from magenta to green.

Game data

Pokédex entries

Pokédex entry
Moonky can be difficult to train due to their rambunctious nature. They're said to have come from the moon ages ago.

Game locations

Availability
None This Pokémon cannot be obtained.
Common
Uncommon
Fossil
Rare Mossy Forest, Serpentine City, Serpentine Garden, Dullfern Forest (Headbutt)
One Serpentine City (trade)

Held items

Held item(s)
None This Pokémon cannot be found holding an item.
Common
Uncommon
Rare
Always

Stats

Stat Range
At Lv. 50 At Lv. 100
HP: 45
105 - 152 200 - 294
Attack: 50
49 - 112 94 - 218
Defense: 30
31 - 90 58 - 174
Sp.Atk: 65
63 - 128 121 - 251
Sp.Def: 60
58 - 123 112 - 240
Speed: 65
63 - 128 121 - 251
Total: 315   Other Pokémon with this total  
  • Minimum stats are calculated with 0 EVs, IVs of 0, and a hindering nature, if applicable.
  • Maximum stats are calculated with 252 EVs, IVs of 31, and a helpful nature, if applicable.


Type effectiveness

Under normal battle conditions, this Pokémon is:
Immune to:
Normal
Fighting ½×
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass
Electric
Psychic ½×
Ice
Dragon
Dark
Fairy
None
Doubly resistant to:
Normal
Fighting ½×
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass
Electric
Psychic ½×
Ice
Dragon
Dark
Fairy
None
Resistant to:
Normal
Fighting ½×
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass
Electric
Psychic ½×
Ice
Dragon
Dark
Fairy
None
Damaged normally by:
Normal
Fighting ½×
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass
Electric
Psychic ½×
Ice
Dragon
Dark
Fairy
None
Weak to:
Normal
Fighting ½×
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass
Electric
Psychic ½×
Ice
Dragon
Dark
Fairy
None
Doubly weak to:
Normal
Fighting ½×
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass
Electric
Psychic ½×
Ice
Dragon
Dark
Fairy
None

Learnset

By leveling up

By leveling up
 Level   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP 
Start Trick Shot Fairy Physical 30 100% 15
Start Tail Whip Normal Status 100% 30
5 Confusion Psychic Special 50 100% 25
9 Covet Normal Physical 60 100% 25
13 Swift Normal Special 60 —% 20
16 Psybeam Psychic Special 65 100% 20
20 Light Burst Fairy Special 60 100% 15
24 Cosmic Power Psychic Status —% 20
29 Extrasensory Psychic Special 80 100% 20
34 Moonlight Fairy Status —% 5
38 Snatch Dark Status —% 10
44 Moonblast Fairy Special 95 100% 15
50 Stored Power Psychic Special Varies 100% 10
  • A level of "Start" indicates a move that will be known by a Moonky obtained at level 1
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Moonky
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Moonky

By TM/HM

By TM/HM
 TM   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP 
TMPsychic.png TM03 Psyshock Psychic Special 08080 100}}100% 10
TMPsychic.png TM04 Calm Mind Psychic Status 0000 00—}}—% 20
TMPoison.png TM06 Toxic Poison Status 0000 090}}90% 10
TMNormal.png TM10 Hidden Power Normal Special 06060 100}}100% 15
TMDark.png TM12 Taunt Dark Status 0000 100}}100% 20
TMPsychic.png TM16 Light Screen Psychic Status 0000 00—}}—% 30
TMNormal.png TM17 Protect Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
TMNormal.png TM21 Frustration Normal Physical 0000 100}}100% 20
TMNormal.png TM27 Return Normal Physical 0000 100}}100% 20
TMGround.png TM28 Dig Ground Physical 08080 100}}100% 10
TMPsychic.png TM29 Psychic Psychic Special 09090 100}}100% 10
TMGhost.png TM30 Shadow Ball Ghost Special 08080 100}}100% 15
TMFighting.png TM31 Brick Break Fighting Physical 07575 100}}100% 15
TMNormal.png TM32 Double Team Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 15
TMDark.png TM41 Torment Dark Status 0000 100}}100% 15
TMNormal.png TM42 Facade Normal Physical 07070 100}}100% 20
TMPsychic.png TM44 Rest Psychic Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
TMNormal.png TM45 Attract Normal Status 0000 100}}100% 15
TMDark.png TM46 Thief Dark Physical 06060 100}}100% 25
TMFighting.png TM47 Low Sweep Fighting Physical 06565 100}}100% 20
TMNormal.png TM48 Round Normal Special 06060 100}}100% 15
TMGrass.png TM53 Energy Ball Grass Special 09090 100}}100% 10
TMNormal.png TM54 False Swipe Normal Physical 04040 100}}100% 40
TMDark.png TM56 Fling Dark Physical 0000 100}}100% 10
TMFlying.png TM62 Acrobatics Flying Physical 05555 100}}100% 15
TMNormal.png TM70 Flash Normal Status 0000 100}}100% 20
TMNormal.png TM77 Psych Up Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
TMPsychic.png TM85 Dream Eater Psychic Special 100100 100}}100% 15
TMGrass.png TM86 Grass Knot Grass Special 0000 100}}100% 20
TMNormal.png TM87 Swagger Normal Status 0000 090}}90% 15
TMNormal.png TM88 Sleep Talk Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
TMBug.png TM89 U-Turn Bug Physical 07070 100}}100% 20
TMNormal.png TM90 Substitute Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
TMPsychic.png TM92 Trick Room Psychic Status 0000 00—}}—% 5
TMFighting.png TM94 Rock Smash Fighting Physical 04040 100}}100% 15
TMDark.png TM95 Snarl Dark Special 05555 095}}95% 15
TMNormal.png TM96 Nature Power Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 20
TMDark.png TM97 Dark Pulse Dark Special 08080 100}}100% 10
TMFighting.png TM98 Power-Up Punch Fighting Physical 04040 100}}100% 20
TMFairy.png TM99 Dazzling Gleam Fairy Special 08080 100}}100% 10
TMNormal.png TM100 Confide Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 20
TMNormal.png TM101 Secret Power Normal Physical 07070 100}}100% 20
TMDark.png TM104 Dark Matter Dark Special 06060 00—}}—% 20
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Moonky
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Moonky

By breeding

By tutoring

By Move Tutor
 Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP   Cost 
Acupressure Normal Status —% 10 Yellow Shard2
Amnesia Psychic Status —% 20 Yellow Shard2
Bounce Flying Physical 85 85% 5 Red Shard5
Dusty Dash Ground Special 50 100% 15 Red Shard2
Endeavor Normal Physical 100% 5 Green Shard3
Foul Play Dark Physical 95 100% 15 Yellow Shard4
Iron Tail Steel Physical 100 75% 15 Blue Shard4
Knock Off Dark Physical 65 100% 20 Yellow Shard4
Magic Coat Psychic Status —% 15 Green Shard5
Signal Beam Bug Special 75 100% 15 Red Shard2
Skill Swap Psychic Status —% 10 Green Shard5
Snatch Dark Status —% 10 Yellow Shard2
Snore Normal Special 50 100% 20 Red Shard1
Spite Ghost Status 100% 10 Yellow Shard1
Sucker Punch Dark Physical 70 100% 5 Yellow Shard4
Trick Psychic Status 100% 10 Yellow Shard3
Uproar Normal Special 90 100% 10 Blue Shard1
Wonder Room Psychic Status —% 10 Green Shard4
Zen Headbutt Psychic Physical 80 90% 15 Blue Shard2
Headbutt Normal Physical 70 100% 15 None
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Moonky
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Moonky

Evolution

MoonkyFront.png
Unevolved
Moonky
 Psychic 
Moon Stone
Moon Stone
LunapeFront.png
First evolution
Lunape
 Psychic 


Sprites

Front Back
GenderM.png MoonkyFront.png MoonkyBack.png
Front shiny Back shiny
GenderM.png MoonkyFrontShiny.png MoonkyBackShiny.png

Trivia

  • Moonky's other ability was originally Magic Guard.
  • In its old design, Moonky had a much more basic appearance, the cyan was a darker blue, the colors of its tail were flipped around, its body was much thinner, it had completely cream ears, and its irises were a much lighter pink.
  • Prior to 1.0.1, Moonky and Snazap both use Arbok's cry.

Origin

Moonky is based on a monkey with.

Name Origin

Moonky Old Sprite 5.0

Moonky's name comes from a combination of the words Moon and monkey.

In other languages

Language Title Meaning
Japanese
German Mondaff From "Mond" (Moon) and "Affe" (Monkey)
Spanish
French Luninge From "Lune" (Moon) and "Singe" (Monkey)
Italian


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