Deoxys is a Psychic-type Mythical Pokémon from the Hoenn region. While it does not evolve into or from any other Pokémon, it has four forms namely Normal, Attack, Defense and Speed. All were initially available for capture when defeated as a Raid Boss during an EX Raid Battle.[1]

Pokédex description

DNA Pokémon
The DNA of a space virus underwent a sudden mutation upon exposure to a laser beam and resulted in Deoxys. The crystalline organ on this Pokémon's chest appears to be its brain.
- Deoxys's cry

Possible attacks

Fast attacks

Icon Electric.png
8 (7)
Icon Psychic.png
12 (11)

Charged attacks

Icon Normal.png
150 (39)
Icon Psychic.png
70 (18)
Icon Electric.png
80 (32)

Fast attacks

Icon Poison.png
10 (13)
Icon Psychic.png
12 (11)

Charged attacks

Icon Dark.png
80 (27)
Icon Psychic.png
70 (18)
Icon Electric.png
140 (38)

Fast attacks

Icon Fighting.png
12 (13)
Icon Psychic.png
12 (11)

Charged attacks

Icon Psychic.png
70 (18)
Icon Rock.png
80 (30)
Icon Electric.png
140 (38)

Fast attacks

Icon Electric.png
8 (7)
Icon Psychic.png
12 (11)

Charged attacks

Icon Psychic.png
70 (18)
Icon Normal.png
60 (21)
Icon Electric.png
140 (38)

Evolution family

Deoxys is part of a one-member family.

202.
Deoxys
#386 Deoxys (Normal Forme)
Deoxys
#386 Deoxys (Attack Forme)
Deoxys
#386 Deoxys (Defense Forme)
Deoxys
#386 Deoxys (Speed Forme)

Availability

Deoxys

Method Maximum CP Details
Emblem Raid.png
Raid Battles
1,806
2,257

(weather boosted)
Tier 5 CP 50,271

Enigma Week: 2020 Aug 7 - 14[2]
Global Challenge, Global Hatches: 2019 Sep 9 - 16[3]
EX Raid Battles:
2018 Oct 1 - Dec 27

Deoxys Attack

Method Maximum CP Details
Emblem Raid.png
Raid Battles
1,474
1,842

(weather boosted)
Tier 5 CP 41,036

Global Challenge, Global Hatches: 2019 Sep 9 - 16[3]
EX Raid Battles:
2018 Dec 28 - 2019 Mar 26[4]

Deoxys Defense

Method Maximum CP Details
Emblem Raid.png
Raid Battles
1,299
1,624

(weather boosted)
Tier 5 CP 36,170

Global Challenge, Global Hatches: 2019 Sep 9 - 16[3]
EX Raid Battles:
2019 Mar 27 - Jun 30[5]

Deoxys Speed

Method Maximum CP Details
Emblem Raid.png
Raid Battles
1,645
2,056

(weather boosted)
Tier 5 CP 45,802

Global Challenge, Global Hatches: 2019 Sep 9 - 16[3]
EX Raid Battles:
2019 Jul 1 - Oct 4[6]


Trivia

  • On September 20, 2018, Mewtwo was replaced with Deoxys' Normal Forme in EX Raid Battles.[7][1]
  • Contrary to other Mythical Pokémon released before, Deoxys is the first able to be transferred to Professor Willow.[8]
  • The arms of Defense Deoxys sprite were expanded to correct length on March 15th, 2019 after several complaints from the community.[9]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Mythical Pokémon Deoxys Transforms EX Raids!. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2018-09-19.
  2. Tips for the best Pokémon GO Fest experience—plus, Ultra Unlock details!. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2020-07-23.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 Not just wishful thinking—the Ultra Bonus has been unlocked, and Jirachi has awoken!. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2019-08-21.
  4. Get ready! Attack Forme Deoxys alters EX Raids!. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2018-12-18.
  5. Get ready! Defense Forme Deoxys alters EX Raids!. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2019-03-13.
  6. Research Breakthrough, new Spinda form, and EX Raid updates!. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2019-06-22.
  7. Deoxys notification. /r/TheSilphRoad. Retrieved on 2018-09-19.
  8. NianticHelp. (2018, September 24). Deoxys will be able to be transferred to Professor Willow even though it's a Mythical Pokémon. Twitter. Retrieved on 2018-09-25.
  9. Chrales - defense deoxys sprite has been fixed. /r/TheSilphRoad. Retrieved on 2019-03-18.

External links

  • Deoxys page, on the official Pokédex website
  • Deoxys article, on the Bulbapedia
  • Deoxys article, on the Pokémon Wiki
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