Pokémon GO Evolution items guide

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Evolution Items are new addition to Pokémon GO that support split or normal evolutions for several Generation 1 and Generation 2 Pokémon. Besides being a rarity, evolution items have the potential to change your Team dramatically.

Pokémon that require evolution items were not observed in the wild.

List of Evolution Items and related Pokémon

Item User Evolution Candy Cost
Dragon Scale Seadra Kingdra 100
King’s Rock Poliwhirl Politoed 100
Slowpoke Slowking 50
Metal Coat Onix Steelix 50
Scyther Scizor 50
Sun Stone Gloom Bellossom 100
Sunkern Sunflora 50
Upgrade Porygon Porygon2 50

Evolution items facts

Here’s a list of all facts covering Pokémon GO Evolution items:

  • Evolution items are obtained by spinning PokéStops
  • Evolution items are rare, with drop rates from 0.76% – 1%
  • Evolution items drops are uniformly distributed, so the chance to get any of the items is equal
  • 7th day streak is not a guaranteed way to obtain Evolution items, although it’s more likely to get an evolution item on the 7th days streak
  • You can get an evolution item out of any PokéStop spin