Together with Togepi, Pichu was the first Generation 2 Pokemon to be added to Pokemon GO in December 2016. Announced as a hatch only Pokemon in 5 KM Egg group, Pichu was a cute addition to Pokemon GO.
Pichu is the first stage of Pikachu evolution.
Origin in Pokemon GO
First discovered by Professor Willow:
Professor Willow has discovered Togepi and Pichu hatching from Eggs! Starting later today, Trainers will have the opportunity to hatch these and several other Pokémon that were originally discovered in the Johto Region in Pokémon Gold and Pokémon Silver video games.”
Pokemon GO Pichu Stats
|Base Capture Rate||12%|
|Base Flee Rate||5%|
|Jump Time||1 seconds|
|Attack Timer||20 seconds|
|KM Buddy Distance||1 km|
|Quick Moves||Charged Moves|
|Quick Attack||Disarming Voice|