Mewtwo is a Psychic-type Legendary Pokémon from the Kanto region. It does not evolve into or from any other Pokémon. It was the first to be available for capture when defeated as a Raid Boss during an EX Raid Battle. It has an Armored Form.
| Mewtwo - Genetic Pokémon
| Mewtwo is a Pokémon that was created by genetic manipulation. However, even though the scientific power of humans created this Pokémon's body, they failed to endow Mewtwo with a compassionate heart.
Mewtwo is the part of a one-member family.
- On August 13th, 2017, one day before the Pokémon GO Stadium event, a shiny variant was added to the game files, along with stat changes.
- Mewtwo was confirmed as a Raid Boss the following day.
- Trainers who defeated a Mewtwo Raid Boss at Pokémon GO Stadium received over 50 Premier Balls and an increased capture rate.
- Mewtwo appeared as Raid Boss also in Pokémon GO Park event.
- When Mewtwo was available in EX Raid Battle, it had a capture rate of 6%.
- On September 20, 2018, Mewtwo was no longer available in EX Raid Battles and was replaced with Deoxys.
- When Mewtwo was available in normal Raid Battles, it is a tier 6 Raid Boss with 50% more HP than tier 5.
- Since Ultra Bonus Event 2018, Hyper Beam and Shadow Ball were removed while Flamethrower, Ice Beam and Thunderbolt were added to Mewtwo's moveset.
- Mewtwo captured during this period gave 5 candies instead of 3.
- On October 5th, 2019, Mewtwo replaced Deoxys Speed Forme in EX Raid Battles. Mewtwo can learn Shadow Ball if captured in EX Raids. It was replaced by Regigigas on November 18th, 2019.
- CP of Mewtwo with perfect IVs at level 40 is 4,178, that makes it the highest maximum CP Pokémon from Kanto region.
- Mewtwo also has the highest Attack statistic in the Kanto region.
Armored Mewtwo Appears in Pokémon GO Raid Battles for a Limited Time!
Armored Mewtwo and Clone Pokémon are now available in Pokémon GO raids!
- Mewtwo page, on the official Pokédex website
- Mewtwo article, on the Pokémon Wiki