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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.

Pokédex description

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.
Pokémon cry:
Nincada cry

Possible attacks

Fast attacks

Icon Bug 5 (10)
Icon Normal 6 (12)

Charged attacks

Icon Flying
55 (23)
Icon Bug
90 (24)
Icon Dark
50 (23)

Evolution family

Nincada is the part of a three-member family.

144. Nincada
#290 Nincada
50 Nincada candy
Ninjask
#291 Ninjask
Shedinja
#292 Shedinja

Availability

Method Maximum CP Details
RT-Icon Encounter
Wild
658
713

(weather boosted)
Not in wild normally

Increased spawns in:
A Drive to Investigate: Mar 20 - 23

Pokémon Eggs
Eggs
439

Increased chance/Previously in:
5-km - A Drive to Investigate: 2020 Mar 20 - 23
10-km - 2019 Apr 26 - Dec 16
7-km - Hoenn Celebration 2019: Jan 15 - 29

RT-Icon Special-Stamp-1
Research tasks
329 Field Research:
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


Gallery

External links

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