0113 Chansey



  • Ranking Score:
  • Main moves:
    Zen Headbutt, Hyper Beam, Psychic
  • Type
  • Level:
  • Rank:
    Lvl 50 15/15/15CP 1418
  • Buddy Distance:
  • Charged Move Cost:
    75,000 Stardust
  • Attack:
  • Defense:
  • Stamina:
  • Overall:


Type Generation 1Generation 2Generation 3Generation 4Generation 5Generation 6Generation 7Generation 8Generation 9
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More Detail Properties Introduction

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Registeel has the following traits and playstyles:
  • + Extremely Bulky
    Very high defensive stats and can absorb multiple attacks.
  • - Slow
    Takes a long time to reach Charged Moves.
  • - Low Fast Move Pressure
    Deals low Fast Move damage. It may struggle to bring down weakened opponents.
  • - Low Shield Pressure
    May struggle to draw shields because of its weaker or slower attacks.
Move stats include same type and Shadow attack bonuses.
Recommended Move:
*Event or Elite TM exclusive*Unobtainable via TM
No.Move TypesMoveAccuracyPowerDamageAverageFast MoveCountRemark
1FastZen Headbutt22.673Low Quality
2FastPound22.42Low Quality
3ChargedHyper Beam801802.2514 - 13 - 13 - 14Nuke
4ChargedPsychic10% chance -1 Def opponent55751.3610 - 9 - 9 - 9High Energy Debuff
5ChargedDazzling Gleam701101.5712 - 12 - 11 - 12Coverage Nuke
6ChargedPsybeam†60701.1710 - 10 - 10 - 10High Energy Coverage

Character Introduction


Chansey is a Normal Pokémon which evolves from Happiny. It is vulnerable to Fighting moves. Chansey's strongest moveset is Pound & Hyper Beam and it has a Max CP of 1,255. Chansey evolves into Blissey.


Chansey consistently produces exceptionally nutritious eggs daily that are eagerly coveted and savored by those with even the poorest appetites.

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PVP Mode Explanatory Notes

PvP Moveset Explanation
Pound + Dazzling Gleam and Hyper Beam

Pound and Zen Headbutt are two of the worst PvP fast moves in the entire game. Unexciting damage output combined with dreadful energy gains means you're gonna have to pick your poison. Pound gets STAB at least.

Dazzling Gleam performs better than Psychic for the same high 70 energy cost but offers slightly better coverage. Hyper Beam is known for being one of the slowest and hardest-hitting moves in the game, which also gets STAB with Chansey. 

While Psybeam is legacy, it is also one of the worst charge moves in the game, costing 60 energy and only returning an appalling 1.17 DPE (Damage Per Energy). 

PvP Rating Explanation
Great League: 1 / 5

When PvP was announced Chansey was immediately thought to be one of the best candidates for lower tier PvP thanks to its incredible bulk and coverage moves against its only weakness. Thankfully Niantic nerfed this pink demon to the ground by giving its moveset terrible PvP stats, limiting its viability to just gym defense. 

Ultra League: 0 / 5

Chansey has a maximum CP of 1255, which doesn't even reach the cap for Great League, let alone Ultra League. 

Master League: 0 / 5

Chansey has literally a 100% loss rate in Master League according to PvPoke. Unless you're facing a Weedle or something, but go do that in Great League. 

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