Where to find Pokmon Types in Pokmon Go
Where do you find Normal Type Pokmon: Pretty much everywhere – fields, roads of all kinds, schools, universities, businesses, libraries, stadiums and more.
All Normal Type in Pokmon Go: Pidgey, Pidgeotto, Pidgeot, Rattata, Raticate, Spearow, Fearow, Clefairy, Clefable, Jigglypuff, Wifflytuff, Meowth, Persian, Farfetch’d (region exclusive), Doduo, Dodrio, Chansey, Kangaskhan (region exclusive), Tauros (region exclusive), Ditto, Eevee, Porygon, Snorlax
Where to find Rock Type Pokmon quarries, towns, parking and highways, large commercial installations
All Rock Types in Pokmon Go: Geodude, Graveler, Golem, Onix, Rhyhorn, Rhydon, Omanyte, Omastar, Kabuto, Kabutops, Aerodactyl
Where to find Rock Type Pokmon: Modern buildings, railway stations (never go onto lines, obviously – play safely from a building!)
All Steel Types in Pokmon Go: Magnemite, Magneton
Where to find Grass Type Pokmon: Farmland, farms, forests, gardens, any kind of grass or green space, playgrounds, green residential areas
All Grass Types in Pokmon Go: Bulbasaur, Ivysaur, Venusaur, Oddish, Gloom, Vileplume, Paras, Parasect, Bellsprout, Weepinbell, Victreebel, Exeggcute, Exeggutor, Tangela
Where to find Ground Type Pokmon: Airports (never go onto them, obviously – play safely from a building!) open land and arable land, ditches, streams, not concreted parking
All Ground Types in Pokmon Go: Sandshrew, Sandslash, Nidoqueen, Nidoking, Diglett, Dugtrio, Geodude, Graveler, Golem, Onix, Cubone, Marawak, Rhyhorn, Rhydon
Where to find Dragon Type Pokmon: Famous places and landmarks in cities and in the country (for example, locks)
All Dragon Types in Pokmon Go: Dratini, Dragonair, Dragonite
Where do you find Fairy Pokmon: cemeteries, churches, landmarks and monuments
All Fairy Types in Pokmon Go: Clefairy, Clefable
Where do you find Water Type Pokmon: Wherever water is – so rivers, lakes, oceans, harbors, canals and more.
All Water Types in Pokmon Go: Squirtle, Wartortle, Blastoise, Psyduck, Golduck, Poliwag, Poliwhirl, Poliwrath, Slowpoke, Slowbro, Seel, Dewgong, Shellder, Cloyster, Krabby, Kingler, Horsea, Seadra, Goldeen, Seaking, Staryu, Starmie, Magikarp, Gyarados, Lapras, Vaporeon, Omanyte, Omastar, Kabuto, Kabutops
Where to find Ghost Type Pokmon: Cemeteries, cities, residential
All Ghost Types in Pokmon Go: Gastly, Haunter, Gengar
Where to find Bugs and Flying Pokmon: In the countryside, farms, fields, forests, large parks and playgrounds
All Flying Types in Pokmon Go: Charizard, Butterfree, Pidgey, Pidgeotto, Pidgeot, Spearow, Fearow, Zubat, Golbat, Farfetch’d, Doduo, Dodrio, Scyther, Gyarados, Aerodactyl, Articuno, Zapdos, Moltres, Dragonite
All Bug Types in Pokmon Go: Caterpie, Metapod, Butterfree, Weedle, Kakuna, Beedrill, Paras, Parasect, Venonat, Venomoth, Scyther, Pinsir
Where do you find Ice Type Pokmon: Grass (even if it is not frozen), glaciers or ski slopes
All Ice Types in Pokmon Go: Dewgong, Cloyster, Jynx, Lapras
Where to find Psychic Type Pokmon: everywhere, also rumoured to be near hospitals
All Psychic Types in Pokmon Go: Abra, Kadabra, Alakazam, Slowpoke, Slowbro, Drowzee, Hypno, Exeggcute, Exeggutor, Starmie, Mr Mime (region exclusive), Jynx
Where to find Electric Pokmon: Cities, industrial parks, power plants, power plants
All Electric Types in Pokmon Go: Pikachu, Raichu, Magnemite, Magneton, Voltorb, Electrode, Electabuzz, Jolteon
Where to find Fire Type Pokmon: Everywhere, rumoured to be closer at residential and gas stations
All Fire Types in Pokmon Go: Charmander, Charmeleon, Charizard, Vulpix, Ninetales, Growlithe, Arcanine, Ponyta, Rapidash, Magmar, Flareon
Where can I find Fighting Type Pokmon: Everywhere, rumoured to be closer to stadiums, arenas and large gyms
All Fighting Types in Pokmon Go: Mankey, Primeape, Poliwrath, Machop, Machoke, Machamp, Hitmonlee, Hitmonchan
Where do you find Poison Pokmon: Everywhere, rumoured to be closer to moors, bogs
All Poison Types in Pokmon Go: Bulbasaur, Ivysaur, Venusaur, Weedle, Kakuna, Beedrill, Ekans, Arbok, Nidoran♀, Nidorina, Nidoqueen, Nidoran♂, Nidorino, Nidoking, Zubat, Golbat, Oddish, Gloom, Vileplume, Venonat, Venomoth, Bellsprout, Weepinbell, Victreebel, Tentacool, Tentacruel, Grimer, Muk, Gastly, Haunter, Gengar, Koffing, Weezing
Thanks to our friends at Eurogamer Germany for the above list.
Remember that once you are in that specific place, tap the radar in the bottom right to give you an idea of what’s nearby. There’s actually a science to using this Nearby feature, which we explain in our how to catch Pokemon in Pokemon Go piece, which also includes tips on the best ways to catch them. Good luck!
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Pokmon Go region exclusives – How to catch Tauros, Kangaskhan, Mr Mime and Farfetch’d
Everything we know on the elusive region-locked Pokmon.
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Pokmon Go: Trainer Level rewards, max cap and how to unlock Potions, Revives, Great Balls and Ultra Balls
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Pokmon Go – How to evolve Pokmon, when to Power Up and get free Candy
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