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#737 Charjabug

official Charjabug artwork by Ken Sugimori

Quick facts

Name Charjabug
Type BugElectric
Species Battery Pokémon
Height 0.5 m (1' 8")
Weight 10.5 kg (23.1 lbs)
Catch rate 120

Charjabug's description

Charjabug is a Bug- / Electric-type Pokémon introduced in Gen 7 and has the National Dex number #737. The Pokédex classifies it as the Battery Pokémon.

Charjabug's name in

Chinese (T / S) French German Japanese Korean
전지충이 (Jeonjichung-i) Chrysapile Akkup デンヂムシ (Dendimushi) 蟲電寶 / 虫电宝 (Chóngdiànbǎo)

Charjabug's resistances & weaknesses

x 2x ½x ½x ½x 2x ½

Charjabug's rearing


Experience Growth Medium Fast
Base Happiness 50
EV yield 2 Defense


Gender ratio 50%50%
Egg Group(s) Bug
Egg Cycles 15 (approx. 3840 steps)

Charjabug's abilities

1st Ability 2nd Ability Hidden Ability
Battery - -

Charjabug's base stats

Stats Lv. 50 Lv. 100
Min Max Min Max
HP 57
117 224 164 318
Attack 82
78 152 147 289
Defense 95
90 175 161 317
Sp. Atk 55
54 103 117 229
Sp. Def 75
72 139 139 273
Speed 36
36 69 96 188
Total 400

Minimum stats are calculated with 0 EVs, 0 IVs, and (if applicable) a hindering nature. Maximum stats are calculated with 252 EVs, 31 IVs, and (if applicable) a helpful nature.

Charjabug's evolutions

Level 20

level up in a Magnetic Field area

Charjabug's Pokédex entries

Gen Game Description
7SunIts body is capable of storing electricity. On camping trips, people are grateful to have one around.
7MoonFrom the food it digests, it generates electricity, and it stores this energy in its electric sac.
7Ultra SunIt buries itself in fallen leaves and barely moves, munching away on humus. If you accidentally step on one, you'll get a shock!
7Ultra MoonIts stout shell provides excellent defense from attacks. It uses electricity on persistent opponents.
8SwordWhile its durable shell protects it from attacks, Charjabug strikes at enemies with jolts of electricity discharged from the tips of its jaws.
8ShieldIts digestive processes convert the leaves it eats into electricity. An electric sac in its belly stores the electricity for later use.