Nincada is a Bug, Ground-type Pokémon from the Hoenn region. It evolves into Ninjask when fed 50 candies. Shedinja is a member of Nincada's family, however these two Pokémon are not related with each other by evolution.
|Nincada - Trainee Pokémon|
|Nincada lives underground for many years in complete darkness. This Pokémon absorbs nutrients from the roots of trees. It stays motionless as it waits for evolution.|
Nincada is the part of a three-member family.
- Nincada was released with the change of Field Research on November 1st, 2018.
- Shiny form of Nincada was released on A Drive to Investigate on March 20th, 2020.
|Not in wild normally
Increased spawns in:
Increased chance/Previously in:
Catch 10 Pokémon;
Make 5 Nice Throws;
Make 2 Great Throws in a row: A Drive to Investigate
Evolve 3 Bug-type Pokémon: Bug Out
Catch 5 Bug-type Pokémon: 2018 Nov
- page, on the official Pokédex website
- Nincada article, on the Pokémon Wiki