Yamask is a Ghost-type Halloween event-exclusive Pokémon from the Unova region. It evolves into Cofagrigus when fed 50 candies. It has a Galarian form that is Ground, Ghost-type which evolves into Runerigus when fed 50 candies after winning 10 raids as a Buddy Pokémon.
Each of them carries a mask that used to be its face when it was human. Sometimes they look at it and cry.
A clay slab with cursed engravings took possession of a Yamask. The slab is said to be absorbing the Yamask's dark power.
Yamask is part of a two-member family.
- Yamask was released on Halloween 2019 on October 17th, 2019.
- Shiny form of Yamask was released on the same day.
- Yamask is a Halloween exclusive Pokémon, which means it is not obtainable outside the events. This was confirmed from Niantic's Reddit account.
|Not in wild normally|
Increased chance/Previously in:
|Tier 2 CP 5,828
Visit List of Raid Bosses changes for complete appearance
Win 2 raids: Halloween 2020
Hatch an Egg: 2020 Oct
Defeat a Team GO Rocket Grunt: Halloween 2019
Special Research/Timed Research:
A Spooky Message Unmasked - Completing 1st part
A Spooky Message 2019 - 2nd part: Catch 10 Dark-type Pokémon
|841||Obtainable during: |
Halloween 2020: Oct 23 - Nov 3 (up to 3 per day)
|420||Special Research/Timed Research:|
A Spooky Message Unmasked - Completing 3rd part
- u/NianticIndigo just confirmed: Yamask was an exclusive event spawn :( /r/TheSilphRoad. Retrieved on 2019-11-23.
- page, on the official Pokédex website
- article, on the Bulbapedia
- Yamask article, on the Pokémon Wiki