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Poochyena is a Dark-type Pokémon from Hoenn region. It evolves into Mightyena when fed 50 candies.

Pokédex description

Poochyena - Bite Pokémon
At first sight, Poochyena takes a bite at anything that moves. This Pokémon chases after prey until the victim becomes exhausted. However, it may turn tail if the prey strikes back.


Possible attacks

Fast attacks

Icon Dark 12 (11)
Icon Normal 5 (10)

Charged attacks

Icon Dark
70 (22)
Icon Ground
100 (21)
Icon Poison
35 (21)

Evolution family

Poochyena is the part of a two-member family.

133. Poochyena
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50 Poochyena candy
Mightyena
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Trivia

  • Poochyena was released with the main release of Hoenn-region Pokémon on December 8th, 2017.
  • In the wild, maximum capture CP of Poochyena is 581, however it can reach 629, if encountered Pokémon is boosted by current weather.
    • Between February 15th and February 17th, 2018, Poochyena's global spawn rate was significantly higher during the Lunar New Year 2018.
    • Between October 23rd and November 1st, 2018, Poochyena's global spawn rate was significantly higher during the Halloween 2018.
    • Between February 4th and February 13th, 2019, Poochyena's global spawn rate was significantly higher during the Lunar New Year 2019.
    • Between October 17th and November 1st, 2019, Poochyena's global spawn rate was significantly higher during the Halloween 2019.
  • From December 8th, 2017 to December 18th, 2018, Poochyena used to be a possible hatchling from 2-km Eggs.
  • Between July 25th and August 1st, 2019, Poochyena was temporarily possible 2-km egg hatchling during the Team GO Rocket Disruption.
  • Poochyena was available in field research: "Catch 5 Flying-, Psychic- or Dark-type Pokémon." during May to August, 2019 with a maximum capture CP of 290.
  • Poochyena is also available in field research: "Catch 3 different species of Dark-type Pokémon." since September, 2019.
  • Shiny form of Poochyena was released with the beginning of the Lunar New Year on February 15th, 2018.

External links

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