Chinchou

←(#169) CrobatCrobat.png Chinchou.pngChinchou (#170) LanturnNew.pngLanturn (#171)→
Chinchou
#170
Chinchou.png
170Chinchou401.png

Type
Water Electric
Catch rate
190
Abilities
Volt Absorb/Illuminate
Hidden Ability
Water Absorb
Biomes
Deep Ocean
Spawn time*
Dawn/Day/Dusk/Night
Level range in wild
12-26
Spawn location
Water
Gender ratio
50% ♂, 50% ♀
EV yield
1 HP
Mount
None
Egg Groups
Water 2
Behavior
Timid 80%
Neutral 0%
Aggressive 20%
Modeled by
Edeodin
Textured by
Edeodin
Animated by
ZeeCount
Voiced by
Flairintha

Chinchou is a Water/Electric-type Pokémon. It evolves into Lanturn at level 27.

Chinchou lets loose positive and negative electrical charges from its two antennas to make its prey faint. This Pokémon flashes its electric lights to exchange signals with others.

Contents

Spawn rate

Biome Time Location Rate
Deep Ocean Dawn/Dusk Water 1.359%
Deep Ocean Day Water 0.778%
Deep Ocean Night Water 9.875%

Drops

Drop Chance Quantity
Grid Glowstone Dust.pngGlowstone Dust 100% 1-2
Grid Raw Fish.pngRaw Fish 100% 1

Stats

HP: 75
Attack: 38
Defense: 38
Sp. Atk: 56
Sp. Def: 56
Speed: 67
Total: 330

Type effectiveness

With Volt Absorb

BugType.png DarkType.png DragonType.png ElectricType.png FairyType.png FightingType.png FireType.png FlyingType.png GhostType.png GrassType.png GroundType.png IceType.png NormalType.png PoisonType.png PsychicType.png RockType.png SteelType.png WaterType.png
½× ½× ½× ¼× ½×

With Illuminate

BugType.png DarkType.png DragonType.png ElectricType.png FairyType.png FightingType.png FireType.png FlyingType.png GhostType.png GrassType.png GroundType.png IceType.png NormalType.png PoisonType.png PsychicType.png RockType.png SteelType.png WaterType.png
½× ½× ½× ¼× ½×

With Water Absorb

BugType.png DarkType.png DragonType.png ElectricType.png FairyType.png FightingType.png FireType.png FlyingType.png GhostType.png GrassType.png GroundType.png IceType.png NormalType.png PoisonType.png PsychicType.png RockType.png SteelType.png WaterType.png
½× ½× ½× ¼×

Moves

By level

Level Move Type Category Power Accuracy PP
011 Bubble WaterType.pngWater Special 40 100% 30
011 Supersonic NormalType.pngNormal Status 55% 20
066 Thunder Wave ElectricType.pngElectric Status 100% 20
099 Electro Ball ElectricType.pngElectric Special 100% 10
1212 Water Gun WaterType.pngWater Special 40 100% 25
1717 Confuse Ray GhostType.pngGhost Status 100% 10
2020 Bubble Beam WaterType.pngWater Special 65 100% 20
2323 Spark ElectricType.pngElectric Physical 65 100% 20
2828 Signal Beam BugType.pngBug Special 75 100% 15
3131 Flail NormalType.pngNormal Physical 100% 15
3434 Discharge ElectricType.pngElectric Special 80 100% 15
3939 Take Down NormalType.pngNormal Physical 90 85% 20
4242 Aqua Ring WaterType.pngWater Status 20
4545 Hydro Pump WaterType.pngWater Special 110 80% 5
4747 Ion Deluge ElectricType.pngElectric Status 25
5050 Charge ElectricType.pngElectric Status 20
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Chinchou.

By TM/HM

TM Move Type Category Power Accuracy  PP 
Bag TM Poison Sprite.png TM06 Toxic PoisonType.pngPoison Status 90% 10
Bag TM Ice Sprite.png TM07 Hail IceType.pngIce Status 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM10 Hidden Power
Varies
Special 60 100% 15
Bag TM Ice Sprite.png TM13 Ice Beam IceType.pngIce Special 90 100% 10
Bag TM Ice Sprite.png TM14 Blizzard IceType.pngIce Special 110 70% 5
Bag TM Psychic Sprite.png TM16 Light Screen PsychicType.pngPsychic Status 30
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM17 Protect NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Water Sprite.png TM18 Rain Dance WaterType.pngWater Status 5
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM21 Frustration NormalType.pngNormal Physical 100% 20
Bag TM Electric Sprite.png TM24 Thunderbolt ElectricType.pngElectric Special 90 100% 15
Bag TM Electric Sprite.png TM25 Thunder ElectricType.pngElectric Special 110 70% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM27 Return NormalType.pngNormal Physical 100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM32 Double Team NormalType.pngNormal Status 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM42 Facade NormalType.pngNormal Physical 70 100% 20
Bag TM Psychic Sprite.png TM44 Rest PsychicType.pngPsychic Status 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM45 Attract NormalType.pngNormal Status 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM48 Round NormalType.pngNormal Special 60 100% 15
Bag TM Water Sprite.png TM55 Scald WaterType.pngWater Special 80 100% 15
Bag TM Electric Sprite.png TM57 Charge Beam ElectricType.pngElectric Special 50 90% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM70 Flash NormalType.pngNormal Status 100% 20
Bag TM Electric Sprite.png TM72 Volt Switch ElectricType.pngElectric Special 70 100% 20
Bag TM Electric Sprite.png TM73 Thunder Wave ElectricType.pngElectric Status 100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM87 Swagger NormalType.pngNormal Status 90% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM90 Substitute NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Electric Sprite.png TM93 Wild Charge ElectricType.pngElectric Physical 90 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM102 Take Down NormalType.pngNormal Physical 90 85% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM103 Double-Edge NormalType.pngNormal Physical 120 100% 15
Bag TM Water Sprite.png TM104 Bubble Beam WaterType.pngWater Special 65 100% 20
Bag TM Water Sprite.png TM105 Water Gun WaterType.pngWater Special 40 100% 25
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM115 Mimic NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Ghost Sprite.png TM128 Curse GhostType.pngGhost Status 10
Bag TM Electric Sprite.png TM130 Zap Cannon ElectricType.pngElectric Special 120 50% 5
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM132 Snore NormalType.pngNormal Special 50 100% 15
Bag TM Ice Sprite.png TM133 Icy Wind IceType.pngIce Special 55 95% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM135 Endure NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM140 Sleep Talk NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Water Sprite.png TM149 Water Pulse WaterType.pngWater Special 60 100% 20
Bag TM Electric Sprite.png TM151 Shock Wave ElectricType.pngElectric Special 60 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM152 Secret Power NormalType.pngNormal Physical 70 100% 20
Bag TM Water Sprite.png TM156 Brine WaterType.pngWater Special 65 100% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM163 Captivate NormalType.pngNormal Status 100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM165 Natural Gift
Varies
Physical 100% 15
Bag TM Fairy Sprite New.png TM169 Dazzling Gleam FairyType.pngFairy Special 80 100% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM170 Confide NormalType.pngNormal Status 20
Bag TM Water Sprite.png HM03 Surf WaterType.pngWater Special 90 100% 15
Bag TM Water Sprite.png HM07 Waterfall WaterType.pngWater Physical 80 100% 15
Bag TM Water Sprite.png HM09 Whirlpool WaterType.pngWater Special 35 85% 15
Bag TM Water Sprite.png HM10 Dive WaterType.pngWater Physical 80 100% 10
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Chinchou.

By move tutor

Move Type Category Power Accuracy PP
Bounce FlyingType.pngFlying Physical 85 85% 5
Heal Bell NormalType.pngNormal Status 5
Signal Beam BugType.pngBug Special 75 100% 15
Sucker Punch DarkType.pngDark Physical 80 100% 5

By breeding

 Parent   Move   Type   Category   Power   Accuracy   PP 
Goldeen.pngSeaking.pngCarvanha.pngSharpedo.pngLuvdisc.png Agility PsychicType.pngPsychic Status 30
Wailmer.pngWailord.pngBarboach.pngWhiscash.png Amnesia PsychicType.pngPsychic Status 20
Wailmer.pngWailord.png Mist IceType.pngIce Status 30
Remoraid.pngOctillery.png Psybeam PsychicType.pngPsychic Special 65 100% 20
Carvanha.pngSharpedo.png Screech NormalType.pngNormal Status 85% 40
Goldeen.pngSeaking.pngRemoraid.pngOctillery.png Soak WaterType.pngWater Status 20

Breeding environment

Water

Block Value
Grid Lily Pad.pngLily Pad 3
Grid Sea Lantern.pngSea Lantern 3
Grid Sponge.pngSponge 2
Grid Sugar Canes.pngSugar Canes 2
Grid Water.pngWater 1
Grid Water Stone Ore.pngWater Stone Ore 2

Electric

Block Value
Grid Activator Rail.pngActivator Rail 2
Grid Block of Redstone.pngBlock of Redstone 2
Grid PC.pngPC 3
Grid Rail.pngRail 1
Grid Redstone Lamp.pngRedstone Lamp 1
Grid Redstone Lamp (Active).pngRedstone Lamp (lit) 3
Grid Redstone Ore.pngRedstone Ore 2

Past models

Before version 4.0.1