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Nidoking is a Poison, Ground-type Pokémon from the Kanto region. It evolves from Nidorino after being fed 100 candies. Nidoking is the final evolution of Nidoran♂. It is the male counterpart of Nidoqueen.

Pokédex description

Nidoking - Drill Pokémon
Nidoking's thick tail packs enormously destructive power. With one swing, it can topple a metal transmission tower. Once this Pokémon goes on a rampage, there is no stopping it.
Pokémon cry:
Nidoking cry

Possible attacks

Fast attacks

Icon Steel 15 (14)
Icon Poison 10 (13)
Icon Bug 3 (8) (Legacy move)

Charged attacks

Icon Ground
100 (28)
Icon Ground
140 (39)
Icon Bug
110 (50)
Icon Poison
110 (34)

Evolution family

Nidoking is the part of a three-member family.

13. Nidoran♂
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25 Nidoran♂ candy
Nidorino
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100 Nidoran♂ candy
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Availability

Method Maximum CP Details
RT-Icon Encounter
Wild
2,200
2,383

(weather boosted)
In wild since 2016 Jul 6

Increased spawns in:
Pokémon Day 2020: Feb 25 - Mar 2

Emblem Raid
Raid Battles
1,466
1,833

(weather boosted)
Tier 4 CP 27,168

Visit List of Raid Bosses changes for complete appearance

RT-Icon Special-Stamp-1
Research tasks
1,100 Field Research:
Make 3 new friends: Friend Fest


Gallery

External links

  • Nidoking page, on the official Pokédex website
  • Nidoking article, on the Pokémon Wiki
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