Smeargle #235

Evolution family

Smeargle is part of a one-member family.



#235 Smeargle





#235 Smeargle


  • Smeargle was released along with the release of GO Snapshot on February 25th, 2019.
  • Shiny_Pokemon_icon Shiny form of Smeargle was released at the start of New Pokémon Snap Celebration on April 29th, 2021.
Method Maximum CP Details
GO Snapshot
369 Obtainable during:
Once a day, since the release of GO Snapshot on Feb 25, 2019.
It is not available during events featuring other Pokémon in photobombs.
Shiny form has only been available during:Festival of Colors 2022: Mar 15 – 20
Pokémon GO Tour: Johto: Feb 26, 2022
New Pokémon Snap Celebration: Apr 29 – May 2, 2021



Smeargle is a bipedal Pokémon with white and brown fur. It has a long tail with a paintbrush-like termination. This paintbrush oozes with paint, and the color of the paint varies for each Smeargle, as well as changing hues in response to its emotions. Green, brown, and red sprites appear in the games, while yellow and blue appear in the anime. Smeargle has a footprint on its back that matches the color of its tail tip. The mark is placed on Smeargle’s back as a symbol of maturity. Smeargle’s head also has a round structure with a point that resembles a beret. It has brown ears that are floppy and a brown collar around its neck. Smeargle’s eyelids and the rings that surround his eyes are both brown. It has two brown bands on its arms and only one on its legs. It has three digits on each of its limbs.

Smeargle marks its territory with paint. Smeargle is known to use over 5,000 different marks. There are Smeargle fans who will pay top dollar to own one. Sketch, its signature move, can also be used to copy moves from other Pokémon. The only Pokémon known to be capable of learning the move Sketch is Smeargle. Smeargle is frequently found in graffiti-covered urban areas.


 Best moveset for Smeargle

This Pokémon’s movesets have yet to be revealed.


  Tackle Old 12 dps
  Struggle Old 19.1 dps


  Tackle Old 12 dps
  Struggle Old 19.1 dps


 All moves

Quick move Damage EPS DPS
 Tackle Legacy 5 10 12
Main move Damage EPS DPS
 Struggle Legacy 35 0 19.1

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

Pokemon Smeargle – Pokemon of the second generation, listed 235 in the Pokedex… He is of the usual kind and resides in the Jhoto area. Smeargle does not develop.

How to find and catch Pokémon Smeargle?

To capture Smeargle in Pokemon GO, you must photograph Pokémon using GO Snapshot. It will sometimes appear in front of the camera lens and overlay the captured image. Once spotted, you may seek for and capture it on the globe map.

The Pokemon Smeargle is one of the numerous monsters that may be captured in Pokemon Go. Smeargle comes from Johto’s second generation.

#225 Smeargle Info

Type Candy Needed to Evolve


  • Evolves into: None
  • Evolves from: None
  • Hatches from: None

Combat Moves

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
Tackle Normal 10
Possible Special Moves
Name Type Damage Number of Special Bars