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Banette is a Ghost-type Pokémon from the Hoenn region. It evolves from Shuppet when fed 50 candies.

Pokédex description

Banette - Marionette Pokémon
Banette generates energy for laying strong curses by sticking pins into its own body. This Pokémon was originally a pitiful plush doll that was thrown away.
Pokémon cry:
Banette cry

Possible attacks

Fast attacks

Icon Ghost 10 (8)
Icon Ghost 9 (13)

Charged attacks

Icon Fairy
100 (29)
Icon Ghost
100 (33)
Icon Electric
100 (42)

Evolution family

Banette is the part of a two-member family.

181. Shuppet
#353 Shuppet
50 Shuppet candy
#354 Banette



  • Banette was released with the beginning of the Halloween 2017 on October 20th, 2017.
    • Banette is one of the very first Pokémon originally known from the Hoenn region that were made available to catch in the game.
  • Shiny Pokémon Shiny form of Banette was released on the eleventh day of the Halloween event in 2017 on October 31st, 2017.
  • Icon Shadow Pokémon Shadow form of Banette was released on October 17th, 2019.
  • In the wild, maximum capture CP of Banette is 1,970, however it can reach 2,134, if encountered Pokémon is boosted by current weather.
    • Between October 20th and November 2nd, 2017, Banette's spawn rate was significantly higher during the Halloween 2017.
    • Between October 23rd and November 1st, 2018, Banette's spawn rate was significantly higher during the Halloween 2018.

External links

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