35 - 2,878
14 - 134
1.43 - 1.8 m
32.56 - 40.5 kg
62.5% of damage from: 39% of damage from: 24% of damage from:
Available in the
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Gengar is a Ghost, Poison-type Pokémon from Kanto region. It evolves from Haunter after being fed with 25 candies and it is final evolution form of Gastly.
Gengar - Shadow Pokémon
Sometimes, on a dark night, your shadow thrown by a streetlight will suddenly and startlingly overtake you. It is actually a Gengar running past you, pretending to be your shadow.
5 (10) ( Only obtained during the Special Raid Challenge)
Gengar is the part of a three-member
Shiny Gengar Pokédex entry
Gengar was released with the game launch on July 6 th, 2016.
In the wild, maximum capture CP of Gengar is 2,467, however it can reach 2,672, if encountered Pokémon is boosted by current weather.
Between October 26 th and November 1 st, 2016, Gengar's spawn rate in the wild was significantly higher during the Halloween event.
Between October 20 th and November 2 nd, 2017, Gengar's spawn rate in the wild was significantly higher during the Halloween event.
Between October 23 rd and November 1 st, 2018, Gengar's spawn rate in the wild was significantly higher during the Halloween event.
As a 3rd tier Raid Boss, Gengar's CP is 19,359. Its maximum capture CP in Bonus Challenge is 1,644 and 2,055 when encountered Pokémon is boosted by weather.
Gengar was available during a limited three-hour Special Raid Challenge on November 3 rd, 2018. All Gengar obtained during the three-hour window will know the fast attack  Lick and the charged attack  Psychic.
 Its was a 4th tier Raid Boss and has Raid CP of 31,256 during the Special Raid Challenge.
 Shiny form of Gengar was released on Special Raid Challenge.
On August 20 th, 2016, Gengar's attack Sludge Wave was replaced with Sludge Bomb, which has higher DPS.
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.
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Gengar Gengar article, on the Pokémon Wiki