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Piplup is a Water-type Pokémon from Sinnoh region. It evolves into Prinplup after being fed 25 candies and its final evolution is Empoleon.

Pokédex description

Piplup - Penguin Pokémon
Because it is very proud, it hates accepting food from people. Its thick down guards it from cold.

Possible attacks

Fast attacks

Icon Water 12 (10)
Icon Normal 7 (12)

Charged attacks

Icon Water
45 (24)
Icon Flying
60 (26)
Icon Ice
60 (18)

Evolution family

Piplup is the part of a three-member family.

205. Piplup
#393 Piplup
25 Piplup candy
#394 Prinplup
100 Piplup candy
#395 Empoleon



  • Piplup was released with the initial release of Sinnoh-region Pokémon on October 16th, 2018.
  • In the wild, maximum capture CP of Piplup is 921, however it can reach 998, if encountered Pokémon is boosted by current weather.
  • Since February 13th, 2019, Piplup can be hatched from 2-km Eggs with a 614 of maximal CP.
    • From October 16th, 2018 to February 13th, 2019, Piplup used to be a possible hatchling from 5-km Eggs.

External links

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