Poochyena is a Dark-type Pokémon from Hoenn region. It evolves into Mightyena when fed 50 candies.
| 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.
Poochyena is the part of a two-member family.
Shiny Poochyena Pokédex entry
- 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.