Chimchar is part of a three-member family.
- Chimchar was released with the main release of Sinnoh-region Pokémon on October 16th, 2018.
- Shiny form of Chimchar was released on the twenty-third Community Day on November 16th, 2019.
|In wild since 2018 Oct 16
Increased spawns in:
|547||2-km Eggs since 2019 Feb 13
Increased chance/Previously in:
|Tier 1 CP 3,150
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Transfer 3 Pokémon: Throwback Challenge 2020: Sinnoh
Catch 3 Chimchar: November 2019 Community Day
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- In Generation IV of core series games, Chimchar was a Starter Pokémon and now, in Pokémon GO, though it is not official, it is considered a Sinnoh-region Starter Pokémon in players community.
- page, on the official Pokédex website
- Chimchar article, on the Pokémon Wiki