Merlock has unlimited wishes because he has a magic talisman. It's what gives him all his powers. And when he puts it on the Lamp, he gets as many wishes as he wants.
~ Gene the Genie about Merlock's Talisman.

Merlock's Talisman is a magical amulet owned by the evil magician Merlock and the object in DuckTales the Movie: Treasure of the Lost Lamp.


It is a round green and gold medallion with a emerald gem in the center of it.

Powers and Abilities

The Talisman gives Merlock the power to shapeshift into any kind of animals, even mythical creatures. When it is placed on top of the Lamp, Merlock gets many wishes as he wants with no limit.