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Venusaur is a Grass, Poison-type Pokémon from the Kanto region. It evolves from Ivysaur after being fed 100 candies. Venusaur is the final evolution of Bulbasaur that is a Starter Pokémon. It can Mega Evolve into Mega Venusaur initially after being given 200 Mega Energy.

Pokédex description

Seed Pokémon
Standard Pokédex description
There is a large flower on Venusaur's back. The flower is said to take on vivid colors if it gets plenty of nutrition and sunlight. The flower's aroma soothes the emotions of people.
- Venusaur's cry
Mega Venusaur Pokédex description
In order to support its flower, which has grown larger due to Mega Evolution, its back and legs have become stronger.
- Mega Venusaur's cry

Possible attacks

Fast attacks

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13 (13)
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7 (12)

Charged attacks

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80 (35)
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180 (37)

Attack availability

Evolution family

Venusaur is part of a three-member family.

1.
Bulbasaur
#001 Bulbasaur
25 Bulbasaur candy.pngArrow Dark.png
Ivysaur
#002 Ivysaur
100 Bulbasaur candy.pngArrow Dark.png
Venusaur
#003 Venusaur
200 Venusaur mega energy.pngArrow Bothways Dark.png
Venusaur
Mega Venusaur

1.
Bulbasaur
#001 Bulbasaur
25 Bulbasaur candy.pngArrow Dark.png
Ivysaur
#002 Ivysaur
100 Bulbasaur candy.pngArrow Dark.png
Venusaur
#003 Venusaur
200 Venusaur mega energy.pngArrow Bothways Dark.png
Venusaur
Mega Venusaur

Event Pokémon forms

This Event Venusaur form cannot mega evolve.

Regular male Shiny male Regular female Shiny female
Clone
Venusaur clone.png Venusaur female clone.png

Availability

Venusaur

Method Maximum CP Details
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Wild
2,332
2,526

(weather boosted)
In wild since 2016 Jul 6

Increased spawns in:
Sustainability Week 2022: Apr 20 - 25
Pokémon GO Fest 2020: Jul 25 - 26
Grass Weekend: 2017 May 5 - 9
Holiday 2016: Dec 25 - Jan 3

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Raid Battles
1,554
1,943

(weather boosted)
Tier 3 CP 18,253

Visit List of Raid Bosses changes for complete appearance
Special Raid Challenge:
2019 Dec 7[1]

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Research tasks
1,166 Field Research:
Catch 25 Pokémon: Pokémon TCG Crossover Event
Evolve 5 Grass-type Pokémon: Equinox 2019
Special Research/Timed Research:
A Mega Moment - Completing 2nd part
Bulbasaur Community Day Classic - Completing 4th part
Sustainability Week - Completing 3rd part
GO Fest 2020: Welcome!: Catch 20 Grass-type Pokémon
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GO Snapshot
2,332 Obtainable during:
Mega Buddy Challenge: 2020 Sep 22 - 28 (1 per day)

Mega Venusaur

Venusaur mega energy.png Mega Energy required:
Initial Base Mega Level.png High Mega Level.png Mega Level.png Max Mega Level.png Mega Level.png Mega Level.png
200 40 20 10


Energy Sources Details
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Mega Raid Battles
Obtain Mega Energy from Mega Raid Battle
Boss CP 39,235

Catch CP 1,554/1,943 (weather boosted)
2022 Jun 16 - Jul 1
2022 Mar 1 - 15
2021 Apr 20 - May 15
2021 Feb 21 - Mar 1
2021 Jan 19 - Feb 9
2020 Aug 27 - Oct 23

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Research tasks
Field Research:
10× - Power up Pokémon 5 times: Since 2020 Oct 19
10× - Catch 10 Grass-type Pokémon: Since 2021 Jun
25× - Power up Pokémon 5 times;
70× - Power up Pokémon 10 times: A Mega Moment
50× - Power up Pokémon 5 times: Sustainability Week 2022
20× - Power up Pokémon 10 times: 2022 Mar
20× - Catch 3 Grass-type Pokémon: Festival of Colors 2022
20× - Power up Pokémon 10 times: 2021 Apr
10× - Power up Pokémon 7 times: Charge Up
5× - Battle another trainer: Mega September
Special Research/Timed Research:
500× - A Mega Moment
300× - Bulbasaur Community Day Classic
100× - Sustainability Week
40× - Kanto Celebration Event
30× - Kalos Celebration Event
60× - Animation Week Research


Gallery

Avatar Items

Trivia

  • Clone Venusaur knowing Frenzy Plant was available in raid during Pokémon Day 2020.
  • Normally, evolved stages of Pokémon cannot be shiny in encounter screen, but exceptionally during Special Raid Challenge and on Mega Evolution release, Venusaur could.
  • Venusaur is a tier 3 Raid Boss most recently. However, it used to be a tier 4 before.
  • Before the release of Mega Levels, Venusaur could Mega Evolve into Mega Venusaur initially after being given 200 Mega Energy, and 40 afterwards.

References

  1. Celebrate the power of change with the Evolution Event!. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2019-12-04.

External links

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