Piplup is part of a three-member family.
- Piplup was released with the main release of Sinnoh-region Pokémon on October 16th, 2018.
- Shiny form of Piplup was released on the twenty-fifth Community Day on January 19th, 2020.
|In wild since 2018 Oct 16
Increased spawns in:
Increased chance/Previously in:
|Tier 1 CP 3,364
Visit List of Raid Bosses changes for complete appearance
Make 5 Great Throws: 5th Anniversary
Power up Pokémon 4 times: Sinnoh Cerebration Event
Use 5 Berries to help catch Pokémon: Lake Legends Event
Give your buddy a treat: Throwback Challenge 2020: Sinnoh
Catch 3 Piplup: January 2020 Community Day
Special Research/Timed Research:
Animation Week Research - 7th part: Spin 3 PokéStops or Gyms
Jump-Start Research - 4th part: Catch a Legendary Pokémon from Field Research Breakthrough or raid
GO Battle League
|614||Obtainable starting from rank:|
14 (Season 6)
- In Generation IV of core series games, Piplup was a Starter Pokémon and now, in Pokémon GO, though it is not official, it is considered a Sinnoh-region Starter Pokémon in players community.
- page, on the official Pokédex website
- article, on the Bulbapedia
- Piplup article, on the Pokémon Wiki