Gender ratio: 100% female
Ability: Abyss* [exclusive to Merghastia]
Base stats: 60 hp/50 atk/65 def/130 sp.atk/100 sp.def/90 spd
Pokedex entry: It is said that Merghastia has no soul. To compensate, it feeds itself by stealing the souls of children who hear their dreadful cries at night.
*Activates when user is hit by a damaging ghost-type move. Once activated, user’s ghost-type moves deal 1.5 times damage. While this ability is in effect, this Pokemon is immune to damage from ghost-type attacks and ghost-type Hidden Power. (basically, it's a ghost version of flash fire)
Effect: Has a 15% chance of sharply raising special attack stat; wakes up sleeping Pokemon and does additional damage
Description: The user emits a blood-curdling shriek to deal damage. It may up the user's special attack stat. More damage is done if the target is asleep.
Pokemon that can learn this move: Merghastia, Misdreavus