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Scyther

Scyther is a Bug, Flying-type Pokémon from the Kanto region. It evolves into Scizor when fed 50 candies and given a Metal Coat.

Pokédex description

Mantis Pokémon
Scyther is blindingly fast. Its blazing speed enhances the effectiveness of the twin scythes on its forearms. This Pokémon's scythes are so effective, they can slice through thick logs in one wicked stroke.
- Scyther's cry

Possible attacks

Fast attacks

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14 (12)
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3 (8)

Charged attacks

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55 (23)
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50 (23)
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45 (28)

Evolution family

Scyther is part of a two-member family.

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Scyther
#123 Scyther
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Metal Coat
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Scizor
#212 Scizor

Availability

Method Maximum CP Details
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Wild
2,320
2,513

(weather boosted)
In wild since 2016 Jul 6

Increased spawns in:
Mega Battle Challenge: 2020 Sep 11 - 17
Bug Out 2020: Jun 26 - Jul 1 (Incense-boost from Jun 30 - Jul 1)
Pokémon Day 2020: Feb 25 - Mar 2
Evolution Event: 2019 Dec 5 - 12
Bug Out 2019: Apr 2 - 9

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Eggs
1,546

Increased chance/Previously in:
5-km - 2017 Feb 9 - 2020 Oct 19
5-km - Bug Out 2020: Jun 26 - Jul 1
7-km - Throwback Challenge 2020: Kanto: May 1 - 8
2-km - Eggstravaganza 2018: Mar 22 - Apr 2
5-km - Legendary Week: 2018 Mar 5 - 16
2-km - Eggstravaganza 2017: Apr 13 - 20
10-km - 2016 Jul 6 - 2017 Feb 9

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Raid Battles
1,546
1,933

(weather boosted)
Tier 3 CP 19,014

Visit List of Raid Bosses changes for complete appearance

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Research tasks
1,160 Field Research:
Hatch an Egg: Bug Out 2020
Make 2 Great Throws in a row: A Drive to Investigate
Use 10 Nanab Berries to help catch Pokémon: 2019 Sep to Dec
Evolve an Onix: Evolution Event
Make 2 Great Curveball throws in a row;
Win 3 Gym Battles;
Win a Raid;
Hatch an Egg;
Evolve 3 Pokémon: Dortmund Pokémon GO Fest 2019
Catch 10 Bug-type Pokémon: Bug Out 2019
Evolve 2 Anorith: Let's Go Celebration
Make 3 Excellent throws: Johto Festival
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GO Battle League
1,546 Obtainable starting from rank:
7 (Season 3 - Season 4)


Gallery

External links

  • Scyther page, on the official Pokédex website
  • Scyther article, on the Bulbapedia
  • Scyther article, on the Pokémon Wiki
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