|Zapdos - Electric Pokémon|
|Zapdos is a legendary bird Pokémon that has the ability to control electricity. It usually lives in thunderclouds. The Pokémon gains power if it is stricken by lightning bolts.|
(Only caught on Zapdos Day or Ultra Bonus Event)
Zapdos is the part of a one-member family.
- As a former 5th tier level Raid Boss, Zapdos's CP was 42,691. Its maximum capture CP in Bonus Challenge was 1,902 and 2,378 when encountered Pokémon was boosted by weather.
- Zapdos was originally available as a Raid Boss from August 7th, 2017 until August 13th, 2017.
- Zapdos was available from Raid Battles again from August 12th, 2017 to August 31st, 2017.
- Zapdos was available again in a limited three hours period on Zapdos Day on July 21st, 2018.
- Zapdos was available again during the Ultra Bonus Event from September 14th to September 20th, 2018.
- During May, 2018, Zapdos was the reward of the Research Breakthrough once seven stamps had been obtained with a 1,427 of maximal CP.
- Shiny form of Zapdos was released on Zapdos Day.
- Zapdos is the mascot Pokémon of Team Instinct.
- ↑ PokemonGoApp. (2017, August 7). The Legendary Pokémon Zapdos has been spotted in Pokémon GO!. Twitter. Retrieved on 2018-01-31.
- ↑ PokemonGoApp. (2017, August 14). Legendary Pokémon Articuno, Zapdos, Moltres, and Lugia have been spotted in Raid Battles around the world until August 31!. Twitter. Retrieved on 2018-01-31.
- ↑ Unlock Zapdos Day during Professor Willow’s Global Challenge!. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2018-07-27.
- ↑ Professor Willow’s Global Research Challenge Ends with a Power-Packed Ultra Bonus Event!. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2018-09-14.
- page, on the official Pokédex website
- Zapdos article, on the Pokémon Wiki