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Scyther is an rare Bug, Flying-type Pokémon from Kanto region. It evolves into Scizor when fed with 50 candies and Metal Coat is used.

Pokédex description

Scyther - Mantis Pokémon
Scyther is blindingly fast. Its blazing speed enhances the effectiveness of the twin scythes on its forearms. This Pokémon's scythes are so effective, they can slice through thick logs in one wicked stroke.

Possible attacks

Fast attacks

Icon Flying
14 (12)

Special attacks

Icon Flying
55 (23)
Icon Dark
50 (23)
Icon Bug
45 (28)

Evolution family

Scyther is the part of a two-member family.

57. Scyther
#123 Scyther
50 Scyther candy + Metal Coat
#212 Scizor



  • Scyther was released with the game launch on July 6th, 2016.
  • In the wild, maximum capture CP of Scyther is 2,112, however it can reach 2,288, if encountered Pokémon is boosted by current weather.
  • From July 6th, 2016 to February 9th, 2017, Scyther used to be a possible hatchling from 10-km Eggs.
  • Since February 9th, 2017, Scyther can be hatched from 5-km Eggs with a 1,408 of maximal CP.
  • Between April 13th and April 20th, 2017, Scyther was temporarily possible 2-km egg hatchling during the Eggstravaganza event.
  • As a former 3rd tier level Raid Boss, Scyther's CP was 17,358. Its maximum capture CP in Bonus Challenge was 1,408 and 1,760 when encountered Pokémon was boosted by weather.

External links

  • Scyther page, on the official Pokédex website
  • Scyther article, on the Pokémon Wiki
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