Shelmet is a Bug-type Pokémon from the Unova region. It evolves into Accelgor when fed 200 candies or with no candy cost if traded.

Pokédex description

Snail Pokémon
It evolves when bathed in an electric-like energy along with Karrablast. The reason is still unknown.
- Shelmet's cry

Possible attacks

Fast attacks

Icon Poison 9 (11)
Icon Bug 10 (9)

Charged attacks

Icon Normal
50 (26)
Icon Bug
90 (24)
Icon Bug
75 (26)

Evolution family

Shelmet is part of a two-member family.

305. Shelmet
#616 Shelmet
Icon Friendship Trade or 200 Shelmet candy
#617 Accelgor


Method Maximum CP Details
RT-Icon Encounter

(weather boosted)
In wild since 2020 Jan 10
Pokémon Eggs
476 5-km Eggs since 2020 Jan 10

Increased chance/Previously in:
5-km - A Drive to Investigate: 2020 Mar 20 - 23

RT-Icon Special-Stamp-1
Research tasks
357 Field Research:
Trade a Pokémon: Bug Out 2020
Special Research:
A Drive to Investigate - 3rd part: Hatch an Egg


External links

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