There used to be a time when evolving Pokémon, was a simple process. More than that however, it was also a glorious age of mystery. Of not knowing if the pocket monster that you had spent so much time training, was going to become something else the second it levelled up. Two decades later, and that mystery is still at the very heart of the Pokémon franchise. With hundreds and hundreds of new critters added over the years, your memory might be a tad bit rusty regarding how the original generation grew and evolved.
Worry not! Because we’ve got a handy-dandy guide right here that’ll have you knowing exactly when your favourite Pokémon are ready to transform and become even more powerful allies as they hep you on your quest to be the best, like no one ever was.
Bulbasuar evolves into Ivysaur from level 16.
Ivysaur evolves into Venusaur from level 32.
Charmander evolves into Charmeleon from level 16.
Charmeleon evolves into Charizard from level 36.
Squirtle evolves into Wartortle from level 16.
Wartortle evolves into Blastoise from level 36.
Metapod evolves into Metapod from level 7.
Metapod evolves into Buttefree from level 10.
Weedle evolves into Kakuna from level 7.
Kakuna evolves into Beedrill from level 10.
Pidgey evolves into Pidgeotto from level 18.
Pidgeotto evolves into Pidgeot from level 36.
Rattata evolves into Raticate from level 20.
Spearow evolves into Fearow from level 20.
Ekans evolves into Arbok from level 22.
Pikachu evolves into Raichu when exposed to a Thunder Stone.
Sandshrew evolves into Sandslash from level 22.
Nidoran evolves into Nidorino from level 16.
Nidoran evolves into Nidorina from level 16.
Nidorino evolves into Nidoking after being exposed to a Moon Stone.
Nidorina evolves into Nidoqueen after being exposed to a Moon Stone.
Cleafairy evolves into Clefable after being exposed to a Moon Stone.
Vulpix evolves into Ninetails after being exposed to a Fire Stone.
Jigglypuff evolves into Wigglytuff after being exposed to a Moon Stone.
Zubat evolves into Golbat from level 22.
Oddish evolves into Gloom from level 21.
Gloom evolves into Vileplume when exposed to a Leaf Stone.
Paras evolves into Parasect from level 24.
Venonat evolves into Venomoth from level 31.
Diglett evolves into Dugtrio from level 26
Meowth evolves into Persian from level 28.
Psyduck evolves into Golduck from level 33.
Mankey evolves into Primeape from level 28.
Growlithe evolves into Arcanine when exposed to a Fire Stone.
Poliwag evolves into Poliwhirl from level 25.
Poliwhirl evolves into Poliwrath when exposed to a Water Stone.
Abrad evolves into Kadabra from level 16.
Kadabra evolves into Alakazam after it has been traded to another player.
Machop evolves into Machoke from level 28.
Machoke evolves into Machamp after it has been traded to another player
Bellsprout evolves into Weepinbell from level 21.
Weepinbell evolves into Victreebell after being exposed to a Leaf Stone.
Tentacool evolves into Tentacruel from level 30.
Geodude evolves into Graveler from level 25.
Graveler evolves into Golem when it is traded to another player.
Ponyta evolves into Rapidash from level 40.
Slowpoke evolves into Slowbro from level 37.
Magnemite evolves into Magneton from level 30.
Doduo evolves into Dodrio from level 31.
Seel evolves into Dewgong from level 34.
Grimer evolves into Muk from level 38.
Shellder evolves into Cloyster when exposed to a Water Stone.
Gastly evolves into Haunter from level 25.
Haunter evolves into Gengar when it is traded to another player.
Drowzee evolves into Hypno from level 26.
Krabby evolves into Kingler from level 28.
Voltorb evolves into Electrode from level 30.
Exeggute evolves into Exeggutor when it is exposed to a Leaf Stone.
Cubone evolves into Marowak from level 28.
Koffing evolves into Weezing from level 35.
Rhyhorn evolves into Rhydon from level 42.
Horsea evolves into Seadra from level 32.
Goldeen evolves into Seaking from level 33.
Staryu evolves into Starmie when exposed to a Water Stone.
Magikarp evolves into Gyrados from level 20.
Eevee evolves into Flareon when exposed to a Fire Stone, Vaporeon when exposed to a Water Stone and Jolteon when exposed to a Thunder Stone.
Omanyte evolves into Omastar from level 40.
Kabuto evolves into Kabutops from level 40.
Dratini evolves into Dragonair from level 30.
Dragonair evolves into Dragonite from level 55.
Last Updated: November 16, 2018