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Viewing a Pokémon’s summary

View and edit the details for your Pokémon

The Pokémon summary provides detailed information about the characteristics that make your Pokémon unique. You can evolve, Power Up, and make other changes to your Pokémon here.

To access your Pokémon’s summary:

  1. In Map View, touch the Main Menu
  2. Touch Pokémon
  3. Select a Pokémon to view from your list of Pokémon

 

Summary features:

  1. Pokémon’s CP
  2. Add Pokémon to your list of favorites
  3. Pokémon’s nickname (currently set to default)
  4. Touch to create a personal nickname that can only be seen by you
  5. Pokémon’s HP
  6. Pokémon’s gender
  7. Pokémon’s type, weight, and height
  8. Candy and Stardust needed to Power Up and evolve
    Your inventory of Candy and Stardust appears, with the amounts needed to Power Up and evolve appearing below. In this example, the Trainer needs 600 Stardust and 1 Candy to power up this Pokémon.
  9. Pokémon’s moves
  10. Location and time the Pokémon was caught. If the Pokémon was hatched from an Egg, it will display the location and time the Egg was obtained.
  11. Menu
    • Add Pokémon to your list of favorites
    • Appraise your Pokémon’s strengths and abilities
    • Transfer the Pokémon to the Professor
      You receive Candy in exchange for transferring a Pokémon. Be careful—you can’t get the Pokémon back after you’ve transferred it to the Professor.