Charmander is part of a three-member family.
These Charmander forms cannot evolve.
- Charmander was released with the game launch on July 6th, 2016.
- Shiny form of Charmander was released on the fifth Community Day on May 19th, 2018.
- Shadow form of Charmander was released on July 22nd, 2019.
|In wild since 2016 Jul 6
Increased spawns in:
Increased chance/Previously in:
|Tier 1 CP 3,334|
Power up Pokémon 5 times: Since 2018 Apr
Win a Gym battle: Since 2018 Apr (currently unavailable)
Catch 5 Pokémon: 2021 Feb
Catch 3 Fire-type Pokémon: 2020 Dec
Catch 3 Charmander: October 2020 Community Day
Evolve a Fire-type Pokémon: 2018 Jul
Special Research/Timed Research:
Lunar New Year - 1st part: Catch 7 Fire-type Pokémon
A Tale of Tails - 1st part: Make 5 Nice Throws & Completing 1st part
|840||Obtainable during: |
October 2020 Community Day: Oct 17
GO Battle League
|560||Obtainable starting from rank:|
6 (Season 6)
1 (Season 4 Halloween Cup, fall)
- Charmander wearing Cubone costume was available during Halloween 2019 and Halloween 2020.
- Charmander is one of the four Starter Pokémon, the others being Bulbasaur, Squirtle, and Pikachu.
- Celebrate the power of change with the Evolution Event!. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2019-12-04.
- page, on the official Pokédex website
- article, on the Bulbapedia
- Charmander article, on the Pokémon Wiki