Zapdos is an Electric, Flying-type Legendary Pokémon from Kanto region. It doesn't evolve into or from any other Pokémon. Along with Articuno and Moltres, it is a member of Legendary Bird Trio.
| Zapdos - Electric Pokémon
| Zapdos is a Legendary Pokémon that has the ability to control electricity. It usually lives in thunderclouds. The Pokémon gains power if it is stricken by lightning bolts.
|| 5 (8) || (Only caught on Zapdos Day or Ultra Bonus Event)
Zapdos is the part of a one-member family.
- As a former 5th tier Raid Boss, Zapdos's CP was 46,418. Its maximum capture CP in Bonus Challenge was 2,015 and 2,519 when encountered Pokémon was boosted by weather.
- Zapdos was originally available as a Raid Boss from August 7th, 2017 until August 13th, 2017.
- Zapdos was available from Raid Battles again from August 12th, 2017 to August 31st, 2017.
- Zapdos was available again in a limited three hours period on Zapdos Day on July 21st, 2018.
- Zapdos was available again during the Ultra Bonus Event 2018 from September 13th to September 20th, 2018.
- During May, December 2018 to February 2019 and November to December 2019, Zapdos is the reward of the Research Breakthrough once seven stamps have been obtained with a 1,511 of maximal CP.
- Shiny form of Zapdos was released on Zapdos Day.
- Zapdos was originally planned to learn Discharge, but it was removed before Zapdos was released.
- Zapdos is the mascot Pokémon of Team Instinct.
- Zapdos page, on the official Pokédex website
- Zapdos article, on the Pokémon Wiki