There are various distinct types of Pokémons in Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl including Psychic-type Pokémons. These Pyschic-type Pokémons provide a unique and strange kind of strength to their team.
They are powerful because their powers come from their minds, so they can be used as offensive as well. While the Sinnoh Dex in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl is a little lacking to enter the Psychic-type category, we’ve compiled the list of the best available Pyschic-type Pokémons in Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl.
This is a middle-of-the-pack Psychic-type Pokémon that comes with some pretty good stats. Trainers can focus on Special and Physical Attacks to make it work. The Girafariq is a fun Pokémon that players can use on their team to off the beaten path.
This is also another fun Psychic-type Pokémon in the game. It has a secondary fighting-type with plenty of exciting moves to choose from. It doesn’t have any fancy base stats but it has really powerful abilities that you can use to either expand its evasiveness or raise its Attack stats.
The Bronzong is pretty much the sturdiest Psychic-type Pokémon in Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl. It has a Defence and Special Defence base stat of 116 is quite impressive.
Despite being in Sinnoh Dex, most players remember Alakazam as the supreme Psychic-type Pokémon from the original 151. It has a 120 base speed and 135 special attack. For players seeking a Psychic-type Pokémon that can deal some heavy damages to foes, look no further.
This is a Psychic/Fairy-type Pokémon that has a solid place in competitive battling. While we didn’t save the best for last in this article, Mr. Mine can set up Trick Room, Light Screen, or Reflect, which are all powerful moves that reduce damage. With a 100 base Special Defense, Mr. Mine is a fine bulky choice.