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Arcanine is a Fire-type Pokémon from Kanto region. It evolves from Growlithe after being fed with 50 candies.

Pokédex description

Arcanine - Legendary Pokémon
Arcanine is known for its high speed. It is said to be capable of running over 6,200 miles in a single day and night. The fire that blazes wildly within this Pokémon's body is its source of power.

Possible attacks

Fast attacks

Icon Fire
11 (12)
Icon Dark
12 (11)

Charged attacks

Icon Dark
70 (22)
Icon Fire
140 (33)
Icon Electric
90 (35)

Evolution family

Arcanine is the part of a two-member family.

25. Growlithe
#058 Growlithe
50 Growlithe candy
#059 Arcanine



  • Arcanine was released with the game launch on July 6th, 2016.
  • In the wild, maximum capture CP of Arcanine is 2,597, however it can reach 2,813, if encountered Pokémon is boosted by current weather.
    • Between June 13th and June 22nd, 2017, Arcanine's spawn rate and chance to be found in the wild were significantly higher during the Solstice Week event.
  • As a former 3rd tier Raid Boss, Arcanine's CP was 17,832. Its maximum capture CP in Bonus Challenge was 1,731 and 2,164 when encountered Pokémon was boosted by weather.
  • Shiny form of Arcanine was released on September 1st, 2018.
  • On February 17th, 2017, Arcanine's fast attack Bite was replaced with Snarl and its charged attacks Bulldoze and Flamethrower were replaced with Crunch and Wild Charge.

External links

  • Arcanine page, on the official Pokédex website
  • Arcanine article, on the Pokémon Wiki
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