Minun

Minun is an Electric type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the Cheering Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Ruby MINUN is more concerned about cheering on its partners than its own safety. It shorts out the electricity in its body to create brilliant showers of sparks to cheer on its teammates.
Sapphire MINUN loves to cheer on its partner in battle. It gives off sparks from its body while it is doing so. If its partner is in trouble, this POKéMON gives off increasing amounts of sparks.
FireRed
LeafGreen
Its dislike of water makes it take shelter under the eaves of houses in rain. It uses pom-poms made of sparks for cheering.
Emerald At a meeting of POKéMON academics, it was announced that simultaneous exposure to electricity from a PLUSLE and MINUN will promote circulation and boost vitality.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
It cheers on friends. If its friends are losing, its body lets off more and more sparks.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Exposure to electricity from MINUN and PLUSLE promotes blood circulation and relaxes muscles.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It cheers on friends. If its friends are losing, its body lets off more and more sparks.
X Exposure to electricity from Minun and Plusle promotes blood circulation and relaxes muscles.
Y It cheers on friends. If its friends are losing, its body lets off more and more sparks.

Evolution chart

  • Minun does not evolve.

Name origin

minus
a negative charge

Moves learned by Minun

Minun sprites

Normal
Black/White
Shiny
Black/White
Normal
HG/SS
Shiny
HG/SS
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Where to find Minun

Ruby
Sapphire
Route 110
Emerald Route 110
Diamond
Pearl
Trophy Garden
Platinum Trophy Garden
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Route 1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 11, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 29, 33, 36, 37, 38, 39, 46, 48, National Park
Black
White
Route 6
X
Y
Route 5 (Versant Road)
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Route 110