Nidorino is a Poison-type Pokémon from the Kanto region. It evolves from Nidoran♂ after being fed 25 candies and evolves into Nidoking when fed 100 candies. Nidorino is the male counterpart of Nidorina.

Pokédex description

Poison Pin Pokémon
Nidorino has a horn that is harder than a diamond. If it senses a hostile presence, all the barbs on its back bristle up at once, and it challenges the foe with all its might.
- Nidorino's cry

Possible attacks

Fast attacks

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10 (13)
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5 (8)

Charged attacks

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100 (21)
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40 (22)
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80 (35)

Evolution family

Nidorino is part of a three-member family.

13.
Nidoran♂
#032 Nidoran♂
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Nidorino
#033 Nidorino
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Nidoking
#034 Nidoking

Forms

This Nidorino form cannot evolve.

Regular Shiny
Party hat
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Availability

Method Maximum CP Details
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Wild
1,194
1,294

(weather boosted)
In wild since 2016 Jul 6
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Raid Battles
796
995

(weather boosted)
Tier 2 CP 7,238

Visit List of Raid Bosses changes for complete appearance
Special Raid Challenge:
2020 Mar 1 (party hat)[1]

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Research tasks
597 Field Research:
Trade a Pokémon with a friend: Friend Fest


Gallery

Trivia

  • Nidorino and Gengar Raid Day was canceled in Japan, South Korea and Italy due to COVID-19 pandemic.[2]

References

External links

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