Button Previous #334 Altaria
Seviper #336 Button Next

Zangoose is a Normal-type region-exclusive Pokémon from Hoenn region. It does not evolve into nor from any other Pokémon.

Pokédex description

Zangoose - Cat Ferret Pokémon
Memories of battling its archrival Seviper are etched into every cell of Zangoose's body. This Pokémon adroitly dodges attacks with incredible agility.
Pokémon cry:
Zangoose cry

Possible attacks

Fast attacks

Icon Bug 3 (8)
Icon Ghost 9 (13)

Charged attacks

Icon Fighting
100 (43)
Icon Ground
100 (21)
Icon Dark
50 (23)

Evolution family

Zangoose is the part of a one-member family.

169. Zangoose
#335 Zangoose



  • Zangoose was released on [[List_of_Pokémon_forms_by_release_date/{{{3}}}#December 8th, 2017_with the main release of Hoenn-region Pokémonth|December 8th, 2017 with the main release of Hoenn-region Pokémonth, {{{3}}}]].
  • In the wild, maximum capture CP of Zangoose is 2,072, however it can reach 2,245, if encountered Pokémon is boosted by current weather.
    • Between September 26th and October 1st, 2019, Zangoose's spawn rate was significantly higher during the World Tourism Day.
  • Since September 26th, 2019, Zangoose can be hatched from native 5-km Eggs with a 1,381 of maximal CP.
  • In the Western Hemisphere, Zangoose was available in field research: "Trade Pokémon caught 10,000 KM apart." during World Tourism Day with a maximum capture CP of 1,036.
  • Shiny Pokémon Shiny form of Zangoose was released on [[List_of_Pokémon_forms_by_release_date/{{{3}}}#September 26th, 2019_with the beginning of the World Tourism Dayth|September 26th, 2019 with the beginning of the World Tourism Dayth, {{{3}}}]].
  • Zangoose is currently a region-exclusive Pokémon of the Eastern Hemisphere (including Europe, Asia and Australia).
    • Zangoose was originally region-exclusive Pokémon of the Western Hemisphere (including the Americas and Africa).
    • Zangoose and Seviper swapped regions on January 5th, 2018.[1]
    • Zangoose and Seviper share status of region-exlusive Pokémon as they are well known for their ongoing feud against each other from other games and media of Pokémon franchise.


  1. Seviper/Zangoose Rotation or Lost Regional Status. /r/TheSilphRoad. Retrieved on 2018-01-25.

External links

  • Zangoose page, on the official Pokédex website
  • Zangoose article, on the Pokémon Wiki
Button Previous
Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.