Everything you need to know about Spoink in Pokemon Go

Is Spoink a good Pokemon in Go?

For the most part, Spoink is a bit of a mixed bag. While having good special attack stats, it’s speed is okay, and Spoink’s movepool is large. It shines in a support capacity. It’s very good at setting up dual screens.

Spoink is out matched by Abra, but it’s a solid team member for a Little Cup run.

Spoink | Pokemon GO Wiki - GamePress
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How do I get one?

Finding Spoink is completely random. You really have to get lucky to find one. If you put in the time, you should be able to find one.

If you can’t find one, you should think about trading. One of the best places to trade pokemon is a well populated area. When looking for a trade area think university, cafe, or a park. That’s where you might be able to land one. If you’re have trouble obtaining a spoink, let us know in the comments we will definitely help.

How rare is Spoink?

Obtaining a normal spoink is not hard at all. Generally they appear very frequently. Your chance of encountering a Spoink are pretty good. Just take your time and keep playing. I’m pretty sure a Spoink will show up for you.

How To Catch Shiny Spoink In Pokemon Go?

Check out this step by step guide to get a Shiny Spoink. If you have questions, don’t forget to drop a comment below.

Also, how rare is Shiny Spoink?

The chance of getting a shiny spoink is about one in 450 or a .22%. It will take a bit, but it’s not impossible to get one. If you have trouble, let us know. In fact, I don’t think you will need to send us a message. You will have one with a little time and effort.

What are Shiny Spoink best counters and moveset?

Keep in mind that the Shiny Spoink is a Psychic-type Pokemon that was introduced in the 3rd generation. Because of its characteristics, the pokemon will be extremely vulnerable to Dark-type Pokemon and their moves. So here is a list of some of the most effective Shiny Spoink movesets and counters to use in a battle against him. 

How To Catch Shiny Spoink In Pokemon Go?
  • Chandelure: Hex and Shadow Ball
  • Darkrai: Snarl and Shadow Ball
  • Dragapult: Hex and Shadow Ball
  • Genga: Lick and Shadow Ball
  • Gengar: Shadow Claw and Shadow Ball
  • Gengar: Hex and Shadow Ball
Shiny Spoink now available!: TheSilphRoad
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How to evolve a Spoink in Pokemon Go?

Spoink is a pokemon that evolves into the psychic type Grumpig. To evolve Spoink into Grumpig in Pokemon Go, you must collect a total of 50 Spoink candies first, and then you can evolve your spoink. Remember you gain Spoink candies by capturing Spoinks.

What Pokémon dies if it stops bouncing?

Unfortunately, Spoink dies as it stops bouncing, since the motion from its bouncing helps to pump blood to its heart. Also, here are some over facts you may not be aware of.

What does spoink have on it’s head? Why is it there?

Spoink has a pearl on top of its head. This pearl is held by Spoink to amplify its psychic powers. Therefore, the bigger the pearl means more power for Spoink.

How are spoink and clamperl connected?

Spoink and Clamperl are both pokemon that are centered around pearls. Spoink has a pearl that it carries on top of its head, which is said to boost its psychic powers, so they are always on the lookout for a bigger one. Clamperl is a pokemon that makes one single pearl inside of its shell in a lifetime. This pearl is said to amplify psychic power, so it would be beneficial for Spoink to find one of them. In the episode Pearls are a Spoink’s best friend, A Spoink actually receives a pearl from a Clamperl as a thank you gift.

What color is shiny Spoink?

Shiny spoink’s color is gold. Spoink’s release occured during the Chinese lunar year special event. It was the year of the pig. Golden pigs are viewed as a symbol of good fortune and prosperity in the Chinese Horoscope. The pearl on the head of a shiny spoink is a muted grey color, which is a common variety of pearl other than white.

A shiny spoink via Pokemongo

Throwback Question – Does Ash have a Spoink?

Spoink (recurring)Spoink debuted in Pearls are a Spoink’s Best Friend. Ash and his friends first encountered it without its pearl while having breakfast. After scanning his Pokédex, Ash learned that Spoink becomes tired without their pearls, so he and his friends agreed to help find its pearl.

Spoink (Pokémon) – Bulbapedia, the community-driven Pokémon encyclopedia

Ash did not catch the Spoink that he helped in the episode.

Made it this far?

Check out this cute Spoink plush. If you have one, take a picture and send it to us. We would love to showcase it in this or future posts.

Pokémon Center: Sitting Cuties Spoink Poké Plush, 6 Inch
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