Every time Absol appears before people, it is followed by a disaster such as an earthquake or a tidal wave. As a result, it came to be known as the disaster Pokémon.
Normally, it dislikes fighting, so it really hates changing to this form for battles.
- Payback: added on April 12th, 2021
Absol is part of a one-member family.
- Absol was released with the main release of Hoenn-region Pokémon on December 8th, 2017.
- Shiny form of Absol was released on the same day.
- Shadow form of Absol was released on December 24th, 2019.
- Since its release, shadow Absol can be shiny.
|Not in wild normally
Increased spawns in:
|1,443||12-km Eggs since 2020 Oct 19
Increased chance/Previously in:
|Tier 3 CP 18,195
Visit List of Raid Bosses changes for complete appearance
Defeat a Team GO Rocket Leader: 2021 Jul
Win 3 Raids: Extraordinary Raid Week
Make an Excellent Curveball throw: 2018 Jun
Special Research/Timed Research:
Mountains of Power - Completing 1st part
Misunderstood Mischief - Completing 15th part
Luminous Legends Y - Completing 6th part
Pokémon HOME Event - Completing 3rd part
GO Fest Weekly Challenge: Battle - Completing 3rd part
Throwback Challenge 2020: Hoenn - 6th part: Battle another trainer
GO Battle League
|1,443||Obtainable starting from rank:|
16 (Season 11)
- Mega Absol was released on part 2 of Halloween 2021 on October 22nd, 2021.
- Shiny form of Mega Absol was released on the same day.
|Mega Energy required:|
Mega Raid Battles
|Obtain Mega Energy from Mega Raid Battle|
Boss CP 37,583
Catch CP 1,443/1,805 (weather boosted)
25× - Power up Pokémon 5 times;
70× - Power up Pokémon 10 times: A Mega Moment
- Absol is a tier 3 Raid Boss most recently. However, it used to be a tier 4 before.
- Along with Mawile, Pancham and Espurr, Absol used to be the only non-Legendary Pokémon to be available to obtain only in Bonus Challenge of Raid Battle at its release.
- Before the release of Mega Levels, Absol could Mega Evolve into Mega Absol initially after being given 200 Mega Energy, and 40 afterwards.
- page, on the official Pokédex website
- article, on the Bulbapedia
- Absol article, on the Pokémon Wiki