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Primeape is a Fighting-type Pokémon from Kanto region. It evolves from Mankey after being fed with 50 candies.

Pokédex description

Primeape - Pig Monkey Pokémon
When Primeape becomes furious, its blood circulation is boosted. In turn, its muscles are made even stronger. However, it also becomes much less intelligent at the same time.
Pokémon cry:
Primeape cry

Possible attacks

Fast attacks

Icon Fighting 12 (13)
Icon Fighting 6 (10)
Icon Fighting 8 (10) (Legacy move)

Charged attacks

Icon Fighting
100 (43)
Icon Fighting
40 (21)
Icon Dark
50 (23)
Icon Fighting
50 (33) (Legacy move)

Evolution family

Primeape is the part of a two-member family.

24. Mankey
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50 Mankey candy
#057 Primeape



  • Primeape was released with the game launch on July 6th, 2016.
  • In the wild, maximum capture CP of Primeape is 1,961, however it can reach 2,124, if encountered Pokémon is boosted by current weather.
  • As a former 2nd tier Raid Boss, Primeape's CP was 11,650. Its maximum capture CP in Bonus Challenge was 1,307 and 1,634 when encountered Pokémon was boosted by weather.
  • Shiny form of Primeape was released with the beginning of the Battle Showdown 2019 on March 5th, 2019.

External links

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