10 - 829
11 - 106
0.59 - 0.70 m
12.54 - 14.89 kg
16.21 - 18.16 kg
Available in the
Available from the
1st tier level)
Poliwag is a Water-type Pokémon from Kanto region. It can evolve into Poliwhirl after being fed 25 candies and its final evolution forms are Poliwrath and Politoed.
Poliwag - Tadpole Pokémon
Poliwag has a very thin skin. It is possible to see the Pokémon's spiral innards right through the skin. Despite its thinness, however, the skin is also very flexible. Even sharp fangs bounce right off it.
Poliwag is the part of a four-member
Poliwag was released with the game launch on July 6 th, 2016.
In the wild, maximum capture CP of Poliwag is 710, however it can reach 769, if encountered Pokémon is boosted by current weather.
Between March 22 nd and March 29 th, 2017, Poliwag's global spawn rate was significantly higher during the Water Festival 2017.
Between April 22 nd and April 30 th, 2018, Poliwag's global spawn rate was significantly higher during the Earth Day 2018.
Between June 7 th and June 21 st, 2018, Poliwag's global spawn rate was significantly higher during the Water Festival 2018.
Between August 6 th and August 12 th, 2019, Poliwag's global spawn rate was significantly higher during the Yokohama Pokémon GO Fest 2019.
From July 6 th, 2016 to December 21 st, 2017, Poliwag used to be a possible hatchling from 5-km Eggs.
From December 18 th, 2018 to April 9 th, 2019, Poliwag used to be a possible hatchling from 5-km Eggs.
As a former 1st tier Raid Boss, Poliwag's CP was 2,798. Its maximum capture CP in Bonus Challenge was 473 and 592 when encountered Pokémon was boosted by weather.
Poliwag is available in field research: "Catch 5 Pokémon with Weather Boost." since April, 2018 with a maximum capture CP of 355.
Poliwag was also available in field research: "Make 2 Great Curveball throws in a row, Win 3 Gym Battles, Win a Raid, Hatch an Egg, or Evolve 3 Pokémon" during Yokohama Pokémon GO Fest 2019.
Shiny form of Poliwag was released with the beginning of the Yokohama Pokémon GO Fest 2019 on August 6 th, 2019.
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