Pikachu

Pikachu is a electric type Pokémon with 787 MAX CP. Pikachu best moveset is Thunder Shock and Wild Charge. Pikachu is vulnerable to Ground type moves. It evolves for 50 Candy.

#25 Pokémon GO Pikachu Pokémon GO shiny Pikachu Normal Pikachu Shiny Pikachu 6.00 kg     0.40 m
Pokémon GO Pikachu
Max CP 787 17%
ATK 112 34%
DEF 101 26%
STA 70 14%
Rarity unknown
Buddy Distance 1 KM
Candy to evolve 50
Capture Rate 20.00%
Flee Rate 10.00%
Weight 6.00 kg
Height 0.40 m
Generation 1
Legendary No
Raid Boss CP
Tier 1 3350
Tier 2 5803
Tier 3 7491
Tier 4 11845
Tier 5 15292

Best Pokémon GO moveset Pikachu Best Offensive Pikachu Moveset

The best offensive Pokémon GO Pikachu moveset is Thunder Shock with Wild Charge. This moveset deals the most damage in a variety of offensive scenarios. (via the GO Hub battle simulator)

  • Tier
    • Quick Move
    • Charge Move
    • DMG
    • %

Best Pokémon GO moveset Pikachu Best Defensive Pikachu Moveset

The best defensive Pokémon GO Pikachu moveset is Quick Attack with Discharge. This moveset deals the most damage and generates most energy in a gym defensive scenario. (via the GO Hub battle simulator)

  • Tier
    • Quick Move
    • Charge Move
    • DMG
    • %
Legacy move (no longer obtainable while evolving / catching Pokémon)

Pokémon GO Pikachu Quick Moves Pikachu Quick Moves

  • Thunder Shock electric 6.67 DPS 0.6s STAB More Super effective versus
    • flying
    • water
    Not very effective versus
    • dragon
    • electric
    • grass
    • ground
    Thunder Shock stats 6.67 DPS when used by Pikachu | 8.33 DPS | 13.33 EPS | 1.67 activations per second
    5 DMG 8 ENG
  • Quick Attack normal 6.25 DPS 0.8s More Super effective versus
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    Not very effective versus
    • ghost
    • rock
    • steel
    Quick Attack stats 6.25 DPS when used by Pikachu | 10.00 DPS | 12.50 EPS | 1.25 activations per second
    8 DMG 10 ENG

Pokémon GO Pikachu Charge Moves Pikachu Charge Moves

  • Wild Charge electric 23.46DPS 2.6s STAB More Super effective versus
    • flying
    • water
    Not very effective versus
    • dragon
    • electric
    • grass
    • ground
    Wild Charge stats 23.46 DPS when used by Pikachu | 34.62 DPS | 0.38 activations per second
    90 DMG 50 ENG
  • Thunderbolt electric 21.60DPS 2.5s STAB More Super effective versus
    • flying
    • water
    Not very effective versus
    • dragon
    • electric
    • grass
    • ground
    Thunderbolt stats 21.60 DPS when used by Pikachu | 32.00 DPS | 0.40 activations per second
    80 DMG 50 ENG
  • Discharge electric 17.60DPS 2.5s STAB More Super effective versus
    • flying
    • water
    Not very effective versus
    • dragon
    • electric
    • grass
    • ground
    Discharge stats 17.60 DPS when used by Pikachu | 26.00 DPS | 0.40 activations per second
    65 DMG 33 ENG
  • Thunder electric 28.33DPS 2.4s LEGACY STAB More Super effective versus
    • flying
    • water
    Not very effective versus
    • dragon
    • electric
    • grass
    • ground
    Thunder stats 28.33 DPS when used by Pikachu | 41.67 DPS | 0.42 activations per second
    100 DMG 100 ENG

Type advantages Pikachu Pikachu Counters

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Type advantages Pikachu Pikachu Type Chart

  • takes 71.4% damage
  • takes 51% damage
  • takes 140% damage
  • takes 196% damage

Pikachu Min and Max CP Per Level Pikachu Min and Max CP Per Level

Min/Max CP column shows the corresponding Combat Power that a 0% IV and 100% IV Pokémon GO Pikachu can have at a given level.

Level Min CP Max CP
1 8 11
2 26 34
3 43 58
4 61 82
5 79 106
6 97 130
7 114 153
8 132 177
9 150 201
10 168 225
11 184 247
12 201 270
13 218 292
14 235 315
15 252 337
16 268 360
17 285 382
18 302 405
19 319 427
20 336 450
21 352 472
22 369 495
23 386 517
24 403 540
25 420 562
26 436 585
27 453 607
28 470 630
29 487 652
30 504 675
31 512 686
32 520 697
33 529 708
34 537 720
35 546 731
36 554 742
37 562 753
38 571 765
39 579 776
40 588 787

More information about Pokémon GO Pikachu More information

Pikachu Pokédex entry

This Pokémon has electricity-storing pouches on its cheeks. These appear to become electrically charged during the night while Pikachu sleeps. It occasionally discharges electricity when it is dozy after waking up.

Pikachu Gender split

50% Male
50% Female