Chimecho #358

Best moveset for Chimecho

When fighting Pokémon in Gyms, Chimecho’s greatest techniques are Extrasensory and Shadow Ball. This moveset has the most overall DPS and is also the finest for PVP encounters.


  Extrasensory 13.1 dps
  Shadow Ball 33.3 dps


  Extrasensory 13.1 dps
  Psyshock 28.9 dps


 All moves

Quick move Damage EPS DPS
  Astonish 8 12.7 7.3
  Extrasensory 12 10.9 13.1
Main move Damage EPS DPS
  Psyshock 65 -12.2 28.9
  Shadow Ball 100 -16.7 33.3
  Energy Ball 90 -12.8 23.1

The green moves benefit from the Same Type Attack Bonus and deliver 20% more damage.


Chimecho is a little, spherical Pokémon with a bluish-white body that resembles a frin wind chime. It has three stubby limbs and beady yellow eyes. It bears a horizontal amaranth-colored pattern on its body. A long, tag-like tail with amaranth patterning stretches from underneath its body. A yellow, spherical growth known as a suction cup or a sucker is attached to the top of its body.

Chimecho is capable of producing ultrasonic sound waves as well as other sounds. It communicates with others by using seven distinct echoing screams. It is nocturnal and prefers meadows and woodlands, however it may also be found in hilly areas. It is an omnivorous animal that consumes Berries that it plucks with its tail and can knock out huge prey using enormous air waves caused by Chimecho amplifying the faint sound of wind within its body.

Evolution family

Chimecho is part of a two-member family.


#433 Chingling
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#358 Chimecho



#433 Chingling
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#358 Chimecho


  • Chimecho was released at the start of Hoenn Celebration 2018 on February 9th, 2018.
  • Shiny form of Chimecho was released at the start of Pokémon GO Fest 2021 on July 17th, 2021.
Method Maximum CP Details
(weather boosted)
In wild since 2018 Feb 9Increased spawns in:
Pokémon GO Fest 2021: Jul 17 – 18
Halloween 2020: Oct 23 – Nov 3
Pokémon GO Fest 2020: Jul 25 – 26
Psychic Spectacular 2020: Mar 27 – 30
1,291 Increased chance/Previously in:
10-km – 2018 Feb 9 – Dec 18
2-km – Eggstravaganza 2018: Mar 22 – Apr 2
10-km – Legendary Week: 2018 Mar 5 – 16
Raid Battles
(weather boosted)
Tier 1 CP 6,330Visit List of Raid Bosses changes for complete appearance
Research tasks
968 Field Research:
Make 5 Curveball Throws in a row: Psychic Spectacular 2022
Catch 10 Pokémon: Pokémon GO Fest 2021
Special Research/Timed Research:
Mountains of Power – 2nd part: Catch 6 different species of Pokémon
Finding Your Voice – 4th part: Earn 20,000 Stardust
Tap… Tap… Tappity-Tap… – Completing 2nd part
Level 45 Challenge – Completing 4th part
A Thousand-Year Slumber – 6th part: Take 5 snapshots of Steel- or Psychic-type Pokémon
Research Breakthrough:
2021 Aug

Pokemon Chaimeko – Number 358 in the Pokedex after three generations… He lives in the Hoenn area and is of the mental kind. This is the last stage of the Chingling’s development.

How to find and catch the Pokémon Chaimeko?

Chimecho Pokémon may be found in residential areas, theaters, near libraries, and near hospitals.

Chimecho is an uncommon sighting on the map. It is easy to get through evolving Chingling Pokémon. Sometimes encountered during raids and field investigations.

In Pokemon GO, one of the numerous captureable Pokemon is Chimecho.

When you capture Chimecho, you get 1,000 Stardust instead of the usual 100 Stardust.


Chimecho Info

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Type Candy Needed to Evolve


To use combat moves, touch the screen while in battle, and the pokemon will release their attacks as quickly as they can. Attacks that are repeated will fill the bars on their specific meter. When any or all of the bars are full, press and hold the screen for a few seconds to unleash a special move.

Possible Attack Moves
Name Type Damage
Astonish Ghost 8
Extrasensory Psychic 12
Possible Special Moves
Name Type Damage Number of Special Bars
Shadow Ball Ghost 100 2
Energy Ball Grass 90 2
Psyshock Psychic 65 3
  • Evolves from: None
  • Hatches from: 10KM