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#778 Mimikyu

official Mimikyu artwork by Ken Sugimori

Quick facts

Name Mimikyu
Type GhostFairy
Species Disguise Pokémon
Height 0.2 m (0' 8")
Weight 3.3 kg (7.3 lbs)
Catch rate 45

Mimikyu's description

Mimikyu is a Ghost- / Fairy-type Pokémon introduced in Gen 7 and has the National Dex number #778. The Pokédex classifies it as the Disguise Pokémon.

Mimikyu's name in

Chinese (T / S) French German Japanese Korean
따라큐 (Ttarakyu) Mimiqui Mimigma ミミッキュ (Mimikkyu) 謎擬Q / 谜拟Q (MínǐQ)

Mimikyu's resistances & weaknesses

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Mimikyu's rearing


Experience Growth Medium Fast
Base Happiness 50
EV yield 2 Sp. Def


Gender ratio 50%50%
Egg Group(s) Amorphous
Egg Cycles 20 (approx. 5120 steps)

Mimikyu's abilities

1st Ability 2nd Ability Hidden Ability
Disguise - -

Mimikyu's base stats

Stats Lv. 50 Lv. 100
Min Max Min Max
HP 55
115 220 162 314
Attack 90
85 166 156 306
Defense 80
76 148 145 284
Sp. Atk 50
49 94 112 218
Sp. Def 105
99 193 172 339
Speed 96
90 177 162 320
Total 476

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.

Mimikyu's evolutions

Mimikyu has no evolutions.

Mimikyu artwork by Ken Sugimori #778
Ghost / Fairy

Mimikyu's Pokédex entries

Gen Game Description
7SunIts actual appearance is unknown. A scholar who saw what was under its rag was overwhelmed by terror and died from the shock.
7MoonA lonely Pokémon, it conceals its terrifying appearance beneath an old rag so it can get closer to people and other Pokémon.
7Ultra SunAlthough it's a quiet, lonely Pokémon, if you try to look at what's under its rag, it will become agitated and resist violently.
7Ultra MoonA gust of wind revealed what hides under this Pokémon's rag to a passing Trainer, who went home and died painfully that very night.
8SwordIt wears a rag fashioned into a Pikachu costume in an effort to look less scary. Unfortunately, the costume only makes it creepier.
8ShieldThere was a scientist who peeked under Mimikyu's old rag in the name of research. The scientist died of a mysterious disease.