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Celebi is a Psychic, Grass-type Mythical Pokémon from the Johto region. It does not evolve into or from any other Pokémon. It was initially available to Pokémon GO Fest 2018 attendees only, but released worldwide a month later.[1]

Pokédex description

Celebi - Time Travel Pokémon
This Pokémon came from the future by crossing over time. It is thought that so long as Celebi appears, a bright and shining future awaits us.
Pokémon cry:
Celebi cry

Possible attacks

Fast attacks

Icon Electric 8 (7)
Icon Psychic 20 (13)

Charged attacks

Icon Fairy
100 (29)
Icon Normal
150 (39)
Icon Psychic
90 (32)
Icon Grass
55 (26)

Evolution family

Celebi is the part of a one-member family.

129. Celebi
#251 Celebi



  • On July 14th and July 15th 2018, Pokémon GO Fest attendees had the opportunity to catch Celebi as part of a Special Research quest.[1]
  • On August 20th, 2018, Celebi became publicly available with the launch of a new Special Research task seriesA Ripple in Time.[2]
  • Its maximum capture CP is 1,399.
  • Celebi always breaks free the first two balls and is caught by the third Poké Ball. Leaving encounter can reset this.


  1. 1.0 1.1 Celebi Appears in Pokemon GO. IGN. Retrieved on 2018-07-21.
  2. Track the Mythical Pokémon Celebi in New Special Research!. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2018-08-16.

External links

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