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

Pokédex description

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.
- Arcanine's cry

Possible attacks

Fast attacks

Icon Fire 12 (13)
Icon Dark 12 (11)
Icon Electric 12 (10)
Icon Dark 6 (12) (Legacy move)

Charged attacks

Icon Dark
70 (22)
Icon Fire
140 (33)
Icon Fire
70 (32)
Icon Electric
90 (35)
Icon Ground
80 (23) (Legacy move)

Evolution family

Arcanine is part of a two-member family.

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


Method Maximum CP Details
RT-Icon Encounter

(weather boosted)
In wild since 2016 Jul 6

Increased spawns in:
Pokémon Day 2020: Feb 25 - Mar 2
Solstice Week: 2017 Jun 13 - 22

Emblem Raid
Raid Battles

(weather boosted)
Tier 3 CP 19,534

Visit List of Raid Bosses changes for complete appearance

RT-Icon Special-Stamp-1
Research tasks
1,298 Field Research:
Catch the Fire-type evolution of Eevee: Detective Pikachu Celebration
Special Research:
Throwback Challenge 2020: Kanto - Completing 7th part



  • The task originally required to catch two Flareon. This was fixed on the last day of event.[1]


  1. "Catch Flareon" task updated from catch 2 to catch 1 /r/TheSilphRoad. Retrieved on 2019-05-17.

External links

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