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Hippopotas

Hippopotas is a Ground-type Pokémon from the Sinnoh region. It evolves into Hippowdon when fed 50 candies.

Pokédex description

Hippo Pokémon
It enshrouds itself with sand to protect itself from germs. It does not enjoy getting wet.
- Hippopotas's cry

Possible attacks

Fast attacks

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6 (12)
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5 (10)

Charged attacks

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50 (26)
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100 (21)
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70 (22)

Evolution family

Hippopotas is part of a two-member family.

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Hippopotas
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Hippowdon
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Hippowdon
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Availability

Method Maximum CP Details
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Wild
1,164
1,261

(weather boosted)
In wild since 2019 May 17

Increased spawns in:
Summer Event: 2020 Jul 17 - 22
Incense Day: Type Shuffle: 2020 Apr 19 (Incense-only)

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Eggs
776 5-km Eggs since 2020 Oct 19

Increased chance/Previously in:
5-km - Summer Event: 2020 Jul 17 - 22
7-km - Sinnoh Celebration: 2020 Feb 7 - 10
5-km - 2019 May 17 - Dec 16

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Raid Battles
776
970

(weather boosted)
Tier 2 CP 6,801

Visit List of Raid Bosses changes for complete appearance

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Research tasks
582 Field Research:
Catch 3 Ground-type Pokémon: 2020 Jun
Win a raid: Sinnoh Celebration
Special Research:
Throwback Challenge 2020: Sinnoh - 6th part: Give your buddy 3 treats


Gallery

Trivia

  • Hippopotas is a tier 2 Raid Boss most recently. However, it used to be a tier 1 before.

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