Gastly is a Ghost, Poison-type Pokémon from the Kanto region. It evolves into Haunter when fed 25 candies and its final evolution is Gengar.

Pokédex description

Gas Pokémon
Gastly is largely composed of gaseous matter. When exposed to a strong wind, the gaseous body quickly dwindles away. Groups of this Pokémon cluster under the eaves of houses to escape the ravages of wind.
- Gastly's cry

Possible attacks

Fast attacks

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8 (7)
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5 (10)

Charged attacks

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80 (27)
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60 (23)
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80 (35)

Evolution family

Gastly is part of a three-member family.

40.
Gastly
#092 Gastly
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Haunter
#093 Haunter
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or
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Gengar
#094 Gengar

Availability

Method Maximum CP Details
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Wild
1,054
1,141

(weather boosted)
In wild since 2016 Jul 6

Increased spawns in:
July 2020 Community Day: Jul 19
Tricky Pokémon: 2020 Apr 1 - 7
Halloween 2019: Oct 17 - Nov 1
Halloween 2018: Oct 23 - Nov 1
Halloween 2017: Oct 20 - Nov 2
Halloween 2016: Oct 26 - Nov 1

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Eggs
702

Increased chance/Previously in:
2-km - 2018 Dec 18 - 2019 Dec 16
2-km - Team GO Rocket Disruption: 2019 Jul 25 - Aug 1
2-km - 2017 Feb 9 - 2018 Spring
5-km - 2016 Jul 6 - 2017 Feb 9

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Research tasks
527 Field Research:
Make 3 Great Throws: Since 2018 Apr
Catch 3 Gastly: July 2020 Community Day
Send 2 Gifts to Friends: 2019 Jan - Apr
Make a Nice Curveball throw: 2018 Jul
Special Research:
The Great Gastly - 1st part: Make 5 Nice Throws & Completing 1st part
Throwback Challenge 2020: Kanto - 4th part: Give your buddy a treat
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GO Snapshot
1,054 Obtainable during:
July 2020 Community Day: Jul 19


Gallery

Trivia

  • During the Halloween event in 2017, there were shiny forms of Gastly family members added to game data, although they weren't released to be caught in gameplay. [1]
  • Shiny sprite of Gastly was updated on November 6th, 2018 after several complaints from the community.[2]

References

  1. Gastly family shiny 3D assets. /r/TheSilphRoad.
  2. Gastly's sprite has been updated. /r/TheSilphRoad. Retrieved on 2018-11-07.

External links

  • Gastly page, on the official Pokédex website
  • Gastly article, on the Bulbapedia
  • Gastly article, on the Pokémon Wiki
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