Wartortle #008

Combat Moves

When in battle, touch the screen to attack with combat moves, 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
Bite Dark 6
Water Gun Water 5
Possible Special Moves
Name Type Damage Number of Special Bars
Ice Beam Ice 90 3
Hydro Pump Water 130 1
Aqua Jet Water 45 3


  • Evolves Into: Blastoise

Image Gallery

Evolution family

Wartortle is part of a three-member family.

Regular Version


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Shiny Version


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Mega Blastoise

Event Pokémon forms

This Event Wartortle form can be obtained from evolving respective costumed Squirtle, and it can evolve retaining its costume.

Sprites Release
Wartortle sunglasses Wartortle #008 Wartortle Wartortle sunglasses shiny Wartortle #008 Wartortle Sunglasses Wartortle was released at the start of the seventh Community Day on July 8th, 2018.
Shiny_Pokemon_iconShiny form of sunglasses Wartortle was released on the same day.


  • Wartortle was released along with the game launch on July 6th, 2016.
  • Shiny_Pokemon_icon Shiny form of Wartortle was released at the start of the seventh Community Day on July 8th, 2018.
  • Icon_Shadow_Pokemon Shadow form of Wartortle was released on July 22nd, 2019.
    • Shiny form of Shadow Wartortle was released on Battle Weekend on July 9th, 2022.
Method Maximum CP Details

(weather boosted)
In wild since 2016 Jul 6Increased spawns in:
Pokémon TCG Crossover Event: 2022 Jun 16 – 30
Pokémon Day 2020: Feb 25 – Mar 2
Water Festival 2019: Aug 23 – 30 (around water)
Water Festival 2018: Jun 7 – 21
Water Festival 2017: Mar 22 – 29
Holiday 2016: Dec 25 – Jan 3
Raid Battles

(weather boosted)
Tier 2 CP 7,799Visit List of Raid Bosses changes for complete appearance
Special Raid Challenge:
2019 Dec 7[1]
Research tasks
637 Field Research:
Catch 15 Pokémon: Pokémon TCG Crossover Event
Team GO Rocket

(weather boosted)
Rescuing from Grunts:
2021 Nov 9 – 2022 Jan 24
2019 Jul 22 – 2020 Feb 3


Pokemon Wartortle – Generation 1 Pokemon ranked 8th in the Pokedex… It is a Pokémon of the aquatic type that resides in the Kanto area. Wartortle develops into Blastoise after consuming 100 candies.

The huge tail of the Turtle Pokémon is wrapped in dense hair. The hue of this Pokémon’s tail intensifies as it matures. The scrapes on its shell attest to this Pokémon’s tenacity as a combatant.

Parameters and characteristics of Pokemon Wartortl

Max PC 1682
Attack 126
Defense 155
Stamina 153

How to find and catch Pokémon Wartortl?

Because Wartortle is a water-type Pokemon, it may be found near any body of water, including the borders of ponds, rivers, and oceans, as well as near swamps. You may catch around fountains, pools, and water parks in Vortortla.

Pokemon Wartortle occurs rather seldom on the map. Evolution is one of the most realistic methods to get Wartortl. Squirtle. Sometimes encountered during raids and field investigations.


Wartortle is a bipedal, blue reptile Pokémon that looks like a turtle. It has brown eyes, two sharp fangs projecting from its upper jaw, and a dark blue stripe on each cheek. It features three clawed fingers as well as three pointed toes. It has feather-like ears wrapped in light blue fur on either side of its head. Its body is encased in a brown shell with a light yellow underside. The top and bottom parts of the shell are separated by a broad, white rim. Scars and algae may sprout on the shell of an aged Wartortle. A broad, wavy tail with pale blue fur protrudes from the bottom of the shell and cannot be entirely retracted within it. The hair on its tail will darken with age. Because its tail is a common emblem of longevity and good fortune, this Pokémon is beloved among the elderly.

Wartortle have a more difficult time walking on land and maintaining their balance in the water since they are bigger than Squirtle and have a larger shell. Wartortle uses its fuzzy ears and tail as rudders and balancing rods to maintain equilibrium when swimming at fast speeds. Its fur can retain air for longer underwater dives. When hunting, it lurks in the water and emerges to startle its target. According to the anime, Wartortle may be found in colonies on islands, although its favorite environment seems to be freshwater ponds and lakes. Skull Bash was the hallmark move of Generation II.

 What counters Wartortle?

Wartortle is a Water type Pokémon, which makes it weak against Grass and Electric moves.

The 5 strongest Pokémon you can use to beat Wartortle are:

  • Kartana,
  • Xurkitree,
  • Thundurus (Therian),
  • Zekrom,
  • Deoxys (Attack).


  • Normally, evolved stages of Pokémon cannot be shiny at the encounter screen, but Wartortle might be during the Special Raid Challenge.
  • Wartortle was just promoted to Tier 1 Raid Boss. However, it was once a category 2.