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Houndoom

Houndoom is a Dark, Fire-type Pokémon from the Johto region. It evolves from Houndour after being fed 50 candies. It can Mega Evolve into Mega Houndoom initially after being given 200 Mega Energy, and 40 afterwards.

Pokédex description

Dark Pokémon
In a Houndoom pack, the one with its horns raked sharply toward the back serves a leadership role. These Pokémon choose their leader by fighting among themselves.
- Houndoom's cry

Possible attacks

Fast attacks

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12 (13)
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12 (11)

Charged attacks

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70 (22)
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140 (33)
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70 (32)
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70 (35)

Evolution family

Houndoom is part of a two-member family.

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Houndour
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Houndoom
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Houndoom
Mega Houndoom

Availability

Houndoom

Method Maximum CP Details
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Wild
2,258
2,447

(weather boosted)
In wild since 2017 Feb 16

Increased spawns in:
Halloween 2018: Oct 23 - Nov 1
Halloween 2017: Oct 20 - Nov 2
Solstice Week: 2017 Jun 13 - 22

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Raid Battles
1,505
1,882

(weather boosted)
Tier 4 CP 28,590

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Mega Houndoom

Method Maximum CP Details
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Raid Battles
1,505
1,882

(weather boosted)
Obtain Mega Energy from Mega Raid Battle
CP 53,826

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Gallery

Trivia

  • Normally, evolved stages of Pokémon cannot be shiny in encounter screen, but after its Mega Evolution release, Houndoom could.
  • During the Pokémon GO Park event in Yokohama, Houndoom was a 4th tier level Raid Boss, its CP was 27,302. Houndoom's maximum capture CP in Bonus Challenge was 1,445. [1]

References

  1. Golem raid in Yokohama. /r/TheSilphRoad. Retrieved on 2017-10-11.

External links

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