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Staryu is a rare Water-type Pokémon from Kanto region. It evolves into Starmie when fed with 50 candies.

Pokédex description

Staryu - Star Shape Pokémon
Staryu's center section has an organ called the core that shines bright red. If you go to a beach toward the end of summer, the glowing cores of these Pokémon look like the stars in the sky.

Possible attacks

Fast attacks

Icon Normal
5 (10)
Icon Water
5 (10)

Charged attacks

Icon Water
45 (24)
Icon Rock
80 (28)
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60 (21)

Evolution family

Staryu is the part of a two-member family.

55. Staryu
#120 Staryu
50 Staryu candy
#121 Starmie



  • Staryu was released with the game launch on July 6th, 2016.
  • In the wild, maximum capture CP of Staryu is 794, however it can reach 860, if encountered Pokémon is boosted by current weather.
  • From July 6th, 2016 to July 7th, 2017, Staryu used to be a possible hatchling from 5-km Eggs.
  • Staryu's spawn rate and chance to be found in the wild were significantly higher during the Water Festival event in March, 2017.
  • On August 20th, 2016, its attack Quick Attack was replaced with Tackle, which has higher DPS.

External links

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