Pancham is a Tier 1 raid boss and makes its debut as a challenge reward for catching 500 million Fairy type Pokémon.
Pancham is a pure Fighting type Pokémon that evolves into the menacing Fighting Dark Pangoro. As such, Pancham is boosted in the Cloudy weather and is weak to the Fairy and Psychic type Pokémon. As a Tier 1 raid boss, Pancham can be effortlessly soloed. However, for trainers below the level of 15, a party of six Pokémon that do super-effective damage would suffice.
Pancham: Max CP and stats
|Max CP at Level 40 1683 | Max CP at Level 50 2095|
|ATK 145||DEF 107||HP 167|
|Weak to||Strong Against|
|Fairy Psychic||Dark Ice Normal Rock Steel|
Pancham: Catchable CP Range
Pancham can be caught with the following CP values:
- 796- 850 CP at Level 20, no weather boost
- 995- 1063 CP at Level 25 with Cloudy weather boost
Pancham Raid Counters
Since Shadow Pokémon are extremely expensive to power up and require specific events to remove Frustration with a Charge TM, they will NOT be listed as raid counters in this article. That being said, if you have the shadow form of a listed raid counter Pokémon powered up and TMed, use it.
The best counters for Pancham, based on the time required to win, are the following:
|The supreme Pancham raid counters|
|Mewtwo||Confusion Psychic||Psystrike Psychic|
|Gengar (Mega)||Lick Ghost||Psychic Psychic|
|Great Pancham raid counters|
|Moltres||Wing Attack||Sky Attack|
|Pidgeot (Mega)||Gust||Brave Bird|
|Charizard (Mega Y)||Air Slash||Blast Burn Fire|
|Gardevoir||Confusion Psychic||Psychic Psychic|
|Ho-Oh||Extrasensory Psychic||Brave Bird|
|Latios||Zen Headbutt Psychic||Psychic Psychic|
|Togekiss||Charm Fairy||Dazzling Gleam Fairy|
|Metagross||Zen Headbutt Psychic||Psychic Psychic|
|Espeon||Confusion Psychic||Psychic Psychic|
Pancham learns the following moves in Pokémon Go:
|Fast Moves||Charge Moves|
Pancham is popular among fans, primarily due to the fact that it was a Pokémon owned by Serena in the anime. It is a cute panda Pokémon that everyone would love to add to their party!
Pancham evolves into Pangoro, which could see some usage in the PvP meta. So, all in all, it an exciting Pokémon to raid for.
Stay safe and let’s go!