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.
- Iron Tail: added on February 16th, 2017
- Earth Power: added on May 17th, 2019
- Fury Cutter: removed on February 16th, 2017
Nidoking is part of a three-member family.
- Nidoking was released with the game launch on July 6th, 2016.
- Shiny form of Nidoking was released on Dortmund Pokémon GO Fest 2019 on July 4th, 2019.
- Shadow form of Nidoking was released on Team GO Rocket Event on July 10th, 2020.
|In wild since 2016 Jul 6
Increased spawns in:
|Tier 3 CP 17,182
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- Nidoking is a tier 3 Raid Boss most recently. However, it used to be a tier 4 before.
- page, on the official Pokédex website
- article, on the Bulbapedia
- Nidoking article, on the Pokémon Wiki