Chansey (Pokémon)

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Chansey
Egg Pokémon
ラッキー
Lucky
#113
Chansey



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Type
Normal Unknown
Unknown Unknown
Unknown Unknown
Unknown Unknown
Unknown Unknown
Unknown Unknown
Abilities
Natural Cure or Serene Grace Cacophony
Cacophony
Healer
Hidden Ability
Cacophony
Hidden Ability
Cacophony
Cacophony
Gender ratio
Unknown
100% female
Catch rate
30 (8.8%)
Breeding
Egg Group
Fairy
Hatch time
10280 - 10536 steps
Height
3'07" 1.1 m
Chansey
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0'0" 0 m
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Weight
76.3 lbs. 34.6 kg
Chansey
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Mega Stone
[[|]] [[|]]
Base experience yield
255
Gen. I-IV
Unknown
IV
395
V+
Leveling rate
Fast
EV yield
Total: 2
Chansey
2
HP
0
Atk
0
Def
0
Sp.Atk
0
Sp.Def
0
Speed
0
HP
0
Atk
0
Def
0
Sp.Atk
0
Sp.Def
0
Speed
0
HP
0
Atk
0
Def
0
Sp.Atk
0
Sp.Def
0
Speed
0
HP
0
Atk
0
Def
0
Sp.Atk
0
Sp.Def
0
Speed
Shape
Body06.png
Footprint
F113.png None.png
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Pokédex color
Pink
Base friendship
140
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Chansey (Japanese: ラッキー Lucky) is a Normal-type Pokémon introduced in Generation I.

It evolves from Happiny when leveled up holding an Oval Stone during the day and evolves into Blissey when leveled up with high friendship.

Biology

Chansey is a pink, ovoid Pokémon with stubby arms and dark pink feet. It has tiny eyes and three hair-like growths on each side of its head. The tufts of hair have dark pink tips. On the center of its belly is a dark pink pouch that contains a single white egg. The egg is said to be very nutritious and it lays several new ones every day. Finally, it has a short tail. Chansey is a female-only species with no male counterpart.

A kindhearted Pokémon, Chansey will share its eggs with injured people and Pokémon. This is the basis for its signature move, Soft-Boiled. The eggs become more delicious if Chansey is raised with love and care. Chansey's egg is used as a high-class cooking ingredient due to the nutrition it has. Due to its egg being over-harvested, Chansey is extremely rare in the wild and is said to bring good luck and happiness to those who manage to catch it. Fleeing from those seeking its egg has made this once-slow species much quicker on its feet than in the past. It is more commonly found in urban settings. Chansey is the only Pokémon capable of using the Lucky Punch item.

In the anime

Main series

 
Chansey in the anime

Major appearances

Nurse Joy's Chansey

The Nurse Joys of the Kanto, Johto, Hoenn, and Sinnoh regions, as well as the Orange Islands, are all known to mainly use Chansey at their Pokémon Centers. The first appearance of such a Chansey was in Pokémon Emergency!.

Brock's Chansey

In The Brockster Is In!, Brock's Happiny evolved into Chansey during an attempt to feed a Pichu.

Other

In A Chansey Operation, Dr. Proctor borrowed two Chansey from a local Nurse Joy.

In Cutting the Ties that Bind, Spenser's Chansey healed Ash's Sceptile with Heal Bell after he saved Ash from Team Rocket.

A Chansey appeared in Some Enchanted Sweetening and The Grass-Type is Always Greener!, under the ownership of Cheryl.

A Chansey appeared in The Power of Us, under the ownership of Toren.

Minor appearances

In Pokémon Fashion Flash, a Chansey was one of Suzie's clients in her salon. She reappeared in a flashback in Beauty and the Breeder.

A Chansey appeared in a fantasy in Dig Those Diglett!.

A Chansey appeared in The March of the Exeggutor Squad.

In Pikachu's Vacation, a Chansey was at the Pokémon Theme Park.

In Lights, Camera, Quack-tion, a Chansey was cast in "Pokémon in Love".

In Bad to the Bone, a Trainer's Chansey was seen training.

In Stage Fight!, a Chansey was in a stage show about talking Pokémon.

In The Power of One, a Chansey sensed the disturbance caused by Lawrence III.

A wild Chansey appeared in Pikachu's Rescue Adventure.

In Tricks of the Trade, a Chansey attended the Pokémon Swap Meet in Palmpona.

In Beauty and the Breeder, a Pokémon Breeder's Chansey participated in a Pokémon breeding competition. A flashback featured a second Chansey.

A Trainer's Chansey appeared in Curbing the Crimson Tide!.

A Coordinator's Chansey appeared in Getting the Pre-Contest Titters!.

A Chansey appeared in Dawn's Early Night!.

A Chansey appeared in Enter Galactic!.

A Chansey appeared in the boss fantasy of A Lean Mean Team Rocket Machine!.

In Genesect and the Legend Awakened, a Chansey lived in Pokémon Hills.

A Trainer's Chansey appeared in A Young Royal Flame Ignites!.

In Securing the Future!, a Trainer's Chansey joined the rest of Alola in showering Necrozma with light so it could return to its normal form.

A Trainer's Chansey appeared in League Offenders and Defenders!.

In The Battlefield of Truth and Love! and Battling on the Wing!, a Trainer's Chansey watched the battles during the Manalo Conference.

In Enter Pikachu!, three Chansey gave their eggs to a herd of Kangaskhan.

A Trainer's Chansey appeared in A Festival Reunion!.

Pokédex entries

Episode Pokémon Source Entry
DP190 Chansey Dawn's Pokédex Chansey, the Egg Pokémon, and the evolved form of Happiny. Chansey is a kind Pokémon who shares its egg with those who are sick or injured.

Pokémon Origins

 
Chansey in Pokémon Origins

In File 4: Charizard, Red encountered and caught a Chansey at the Safari Zone.

Pokémon Generations

In The Old Chateau, Cheryl's Chansey accompanied her to the Old Chateau. While there, she and Cheryl were haunted and attacked by the ghosts of a butler and a little girl after being invited to stay the night there.

In the manga

Magical Pokémon Journey

Main article: Chansey (MPJ)

Plum owns a Chansey in Magical Pokémon Journey.

Pokémon Journeys: The Series

Main article: Nurse Joy's Chansey

Nurse Joy's Chansey appeared in JNM03 and JNM08.

Pokémon Adventures

Yellow chapter

Daisy Oak owns a Chansey, nicknamed Seych, which previously belonged to her grandfather, and which first appeared in Punching Poliwrath. In Agatha's flashback in Take a Chance on Chansey, Professor Oak is seen with Seych, and uses her in his Pokémon League fight with the bitter woman's Gastly more than two decades ago, winning the match after hours.

Gold, Silver & Crystal chapter

A Chansey appeared in Murkrow Row as one of the residents of Gold's house.

Emerald chapter

A Chansey appeared in a fantasy in Pinsir Me, I Must Be Dreaming.

Pokémon Gold & Silver: The Golden Boys

Main article: Nurse Joy's Chansey

Nurse Joy's Chansey first appeared in Falkner The Bird Keeper's Challenge!!.

A Chansey appeared in The New Pokémon Is Hatched!!.

Pokémon Gotta Catch 'Em All

A Chansey appeared in A Match For Pokémon.

A Chansey appeared in The Challenge at Celadon University!.

A Chansey appeared in Pokémon Cooking Contest!.

Pokémon Pocket Monsters

Multiple Chansey were kidnapped by the Chansey torturer for Koga's greed in Save The Chansey!. They were strong enough to break free from the ropes that bound them and escape.

A Chansey appeared in Which One is the Real Clefairy!?.

A Chansey appeared in Fierce Competition at the Pokémon Baseball Tournament!, where it was one of the Pokémon that took part in a baseball match.

A Chansey appeared in Pikachu's Birthday Party.

Pokémon Ruby-Sapphire

A Chansey appeared in Let's Try To Be Idols!!.

Pokémon Zensho

A Chansey appeared in PZ06.

Shigeru has a Chansey, which he caught in the Safari Zone.

In the TCG

Main article: Chansey (TCG)

Other appearances

Super Smash Bros.

Chansey will sometimes appear from the Silph Co. Building in Saffron City, and can also be released from a Poké Ball in which case she will shoot out eggs.

Super Smash Bros. Melee

When released from a Poké Ball, Chansey will use Soft-Boiled and produce five eggs. Anyone can pick them up and they will either slightly heal the holder or contain items. If attacked, Chansey can be knocked away, stopping egg production.

Chansey is also a Pokéfloat. The float will quickly bob up and down from the bottom of the screen four times.

Trophy information

"Renowned for its kind temperament, Chansey has been known to offer injured creatures a highly nutritious egg to aid their recovery. Legend has it that this charitable creature brings friendship to anyone who captures a Chansey. All Chansey are female, and every now and then one is found in possession of a Lucky Egg."

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Chansey appears as a Spirit and as a stage hazard in the retuning Saffron City stage

Game data

NPC appearances

Pokédex entries

Generation I Kanto
#113
Red A rare and elusive Pokémon that is said to bring happiness to those who manage to get it.
Blue
Yellow A gentle and kind-hearted Pokémon that shares its nutritious eggs if it sees an injured Pokémon.
Stadium Lays very succulent eggs every day. If it is treated with love and care, its eggs appear to become even more delicious.
Generation II Johto
#217
Gold It walks carefully to prevent its egg from breaking. However, it is extremely fast at running away.
Silver Few in numbers and difficult to capture, it is said to bring happiness to the trainer who catches it.
Crystal People try to catch it for its extremely nutritious eggs, but it rarely can be found.
Stadium 2 It walks carefully to prevent its egg from breaking. However, it is extremely fast at running away.
Generation III Hoenn
#—
Kanto
#113
Ruby Chansey lays nutritionally excellent eggs on an everyday basis. The eggs are so delicious, they are easily and eagerly devoured by even those people who have lost their appetite.
Sapphire
Emerald Chansey lay nutritionally excellent eggs every day. The eggs are so delicious, they are eagerly devoured by even those people who have lost their appetite.
FireRed It lays several eggs a day. The eggs are apparently rich in nutrients and extremely delicious.
LeafGreen A rare and elusive Pokémon that is said to bring happiness to those who manage to get it.
Generation IV Sinnoh
#097
Johto
#222
Diamond It is said to deliver happiness. Being compassionate, it shares its eggs with injured people.
Pearl It lays several eggs a day and won't share them with those who have evil in their hearts.
Platinum A kindly Pokémon that lays highly nutritious eggs and shares them with injured Pokémon or people.
HeartGold It walks carefully to prevent its egg from breaking. However, it is extremely fast at running away.
SoulSilver Being few in number and difficult to capture, it is said to bring happiness to the Trainer who catches it.
Generation V Unova
#—
Black A kindly Pokémon that lays highly nutritious eggs and shares them with injured Pokémon or people.
White
Black 2 A kindly Pokémon that lays highly nutritious eggs and shares them with injured Pokémon or people.
White 2
Generation VI Kalos
#—
Hoenn
#—
X It is said to deliver happiness. Being compassionate, it shares its eggs with injured people.
Y It lays several eggs a day. The eggs are apparently rich in nutrients and extremely delicious.
Omega Ruby Chansey lays nutritionally excellent eggs on an everyday basis. The eggs are so delicious, they are easily and eagerly devoured by even those people who have lost their appetite.
Alpha Sapphire
Generation VII Alola
SM: #033
Alola
USUM: #040
Kanto
#113
Sun The eggs laid by Chansey are rich in nutrients and a favorite food of many Pokémon.
Moon Not only are these Pokémon fast runners, they're also few in number, so anyone who finds one must be lucky indeed.
Ultra Sun It seems that other Pokémon's efforts to take its delicious, nutritious egg away from it caused Chansey to get faster at fleeing.
Ultra Moon Because the eggs on their bellies have been overharvested by people in the past, the Chansey population remains very small.
Let's Go Pikachu A gentle and kindhearted Pokémon that shares its nutritious eggs if it sees an injured Pokémon.
Let's Go Eevee
Generation VIII Galar
Isle of Armor #007
Sword The egg Chansey carries is not only delicious but also packed with nutrition. It's used as a high-class cooking ingredient.
Shield This species was once very slow. To protect their eggs from other creatures, these Pokémon became able to flee quickly.


Game locations

Generation I
Red Blue
Safari Zone, Cerulean Cave
Blue (Japan)
Safari Zone, Cerulean Cave
Yellow
Safari Zone, Cerulean Cave
Generation II
Gold Silver
Routes 13, 14, and 15
Crystal
Routes 13, 14, and 15
Generation III
Ruby Sapphire
Trade
Emerald
Trade
FireRed LeafGreen
Safari Zone
Colosseum
Trade
XD
Citadark Isle (Shadow)
Generation IV
Diamond Pearl
Routes 209 and 210, Trophy Garden
Platinum
Routes 209 and 210, Trophy Garden
HeartGold SoulSilver
Routes 13, 14, and 15, Safari Zone
Pal Park
Field
Generation V
Black
Trade
White
Evolve Happiny
Black 2 White 2
Evolve Happiny
Dream World
Dream Park
Generation VI
X Y
Friend Safari (Normal)
Omega Ruby Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Happiny
Generation VII
Sun Moon
Route 12, Mount Hokulani, Blush Mountain, Poni Grove (SOS Battle)
Ultra Sun Ultra Moon
Poni Plains
Let's Go Pikachu Let's Go Eevee
Routes 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 21 and 23, Diglett's Cave, Mt. Moon, Pokémon Tower, Power Plant, Pokémon Mansion, Cerulean Cave
Generation VIII
Sword Shield
TradeVersion 1.2.0+
Expansion Pass
Fields of Honor, Brawlers' Cave, Challenge Beach, Challenge Road, Courageous Cavern, Forest of Focus, Honeycalm Island, Insular Sea, Loop Lagoon, Potbottom Desert, Soothing Wetlands, Stepping-Stone Sea, Training Lowlands, Warm-Up Tunnel, Workout Sea
Fields of Honor, Loop Lagoon (Max Raid Battle)
Max Lair (Dynamax Adventure)


In side games

Generation I
Snap
Beach
Pinball
Red and Blue Field: Safari Zone
Generation II
This Pokémon is unavailable in Generation II side games.
Generation III
Channel
Upgrade binder
Trozei!
Secret Storage 15, Endless Level 18, Forever Level 18, Mr. Who's Den
MD Red MD Blue
Joyous Tower (50F, 60F, 77F)
Generation IV
MD Time MD Darkness
Happy Outlook (B12F-B16F)
MD Sky
Happy Outlook (B12F-B16F)
Rumble
Silent Forest (Both Modes S, Advanced Mode C)
Generation V
Rumble Blast
Forest: Echo Valley (post-ending)
Rumble U
Verdant Plaza: Battle Royale, Variety Battle: I Dunno, Audino
Generation VI
Battle Trozei
Sky-High Ruins: Stage 4
Shuffle
Sweet Strasse: Stage 88
Graucus Hall: Stage 487
Zaffiro Coast: Stage 642
Rumble World
Plasma Tundra: Waltzing Glade (All Areas, Entrance Boss)
Picross
Area 13: Stage 05
Generation VII
Rumble Rush
Snorlax Sea, Bulbasaur Sea, Charizard SeaFinal


In events

Games Event Region Location Level Distribution period
GSC Gotta Catch 'Em All Station! Sweet Scent Chansey English United States 5 August 9 to 29, 2002
FRLG Pokémon Center New York Wish Egg Chansey English United States 5 December 16, 2004 to January 2, 2005
RSEFRLG Gather More Pokémon! Third Campaign Chansey Japanese Japan 10 January 14 to 29, 2006
PE Pokémon Center Birthday Chansey Japanese region Online 1 November 16, 2018 to November 14, 2019
SwSh Mister Donut's Chansey All Online 7 December 4, 2020 to February 5, 2021

Held items

Game Held Item(s)
Red* Blue*   Lucky Punch (100%)
Yellow*
Gold Silver   Lucky Egg (8%)
Crystal
Pokémon XD   Lucky Punch (100%)
FireRed LeafGreen   Lucky Egg (5%)
Diamond Pearl   Oval Stone (50%)   Lucky Egg (5%)
Platinum
HeartGold SoulSilver   Oval Stone (50%)   Lucky Egg (5%)
X Y   Lucky Punch (50%)   Lucky Egg (5%)
Sun Moon   Lucky Punch (50%)
Ultra Sun Ultra Moon   Lucky Punch (50%)
Events*   Lucky Egg (100%)

Stats

Base stats

Stat Range
At Lv. 50 At Lv. 100
250
310 - 357 610 - 704
5
9 - 62 13 - 119
5
9 - 62 13 - 119
35
36 - 95 67 - 185
105
99 - 172 193 - 339
50
49 - 112 94 - 218
Total:
450
Other Pokémon with this total
  • Minimum stats are calculated with 0 EVs, IVs of 0, and (if applicable) a hindering nature.
  • Maximum stats are calculated with 252 EVs, IVs of 31, and (if applicable) a helpful nature.
  • This Pokémon's Special base stat in Generation I was 105.


Pokéathlon stats

Speed
2/3 ★★
Power
1/4 ☆☆☆
Skill
1/4 ☆☆☆
Stamina
5/5 ★★★★★
Jump
3/3 ★★★
Total
12/19 ★★


Type effectiveness

Under normal battle conditions in Generation VIII, this Pokémon is:
Damaged
normally by:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass
Electric
Psychic
Ice
Dragon
Dark
Fairy
None
Weak to:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass
Electric
Psychic
Ice
Dragon
Dark
Fairy
None
Immune to:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass
Electric
Psychic
Ice
Dragon
Dark
Fairy
None
Resistant to:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass
Electric
Psychic
Ice
Dragon
Dark
Fairy
None
Notes:

Learnset

By leveling up

Generation VIII
Other generations:
I - II - III - IV - V - VI - VII
 Level   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP
011 Sweet Kiss Fairy Status 0000 07575% 10
011 Disarming Voice Fairy Special 04040 00——% 15
011 Covet Normal Physical 06060 100100% 25
011 Charm Fairy Status 0000 100100% 20
011 Minimize Normal Status 0000 00——% 10
011 Pound Normal Physical 04040 100100% 35
011 Copycat Normal Status 0000 00——% 20
011 Defense Curl Normal Status 0000 00——% 40
044 Tail Whip Normal Status 0000 100100% 30
088 Echoed Voice Normal Special 04040 100100% 15
1212 Life Dew Water Status 0000 00——% 10
1616 Sing Normal Status 0000 05555% 15
2020 Fling Dark Physical 0000 100100% 10
2424 Take Down Normal Physical 09090 08585% 20
2828 Heal Pulse Psychic Status 0000 00——% 10
3232 Helping Hand Normal Status 0000 00——% 20
3636 Light Screen Psychic Status 0000 00——% 30
4040 Double-Edge Normal Physical 120120 100100% 15
4444 Soft-Boiled Normal Status 0000 00——% 10
4848 Last Resort Normal Physical 140140 100100% 5
5252 Healing Wish Psychic Status 0000 00——% 10
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Chansey
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Chansey
  • Click on the generation numbers at the top to see level-up moves from other generations

By TM/TR

Generation VIII
Other generations:
I - II - III - IV - V - VI - VII
   TM   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP 
TM00  TM00 Mega Punch Normal Physical 08080 085}}85% 20
TM01  TM01 Mega Kick Normal Physical 120120 075}}75% 5
TM03  TM03 Fire Punch Fire Physical 07575 100}}100% 15
TM04  TM04 Ice Punch Ice Physical 07575 100}}100% 15
TM05  TM05 Thunder Punch Electric Physical 07575 100}}100% 15
TM08  TM08 Hyper Beam Normal Special 150150 090}}90% 5
TM09  TM09 Giga Impact Normal Physical 150150 090}}90% 5
TM11  TM11 Solar Beam Grass Special 120120 100}}100% 10
TM14  TM14 Thunder Wave Electric Status 0000 090}}90% 20
TM17  TM17 Light Screen Psychic Status 0000 00—}}—% 30
TM19  TM19 Safeguard Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 25
TM21  TM21 Rest Psychic Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
TM22  TM22 Rock Slide Rock Physical 07575 090}}90% 10
TM24  TM24 Snore Normal Special 05050 100}}100% 15
TM25  TM25 Protect Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
TM27  TM27 Icy Wind Ice Special 05555 095}}95% 15
TM29  TM29 Charm Fairy Status 0000 100}}100% 20
TM31  TM31 Attract Normal Status 0000 100}}100% 15
TM32  TM32 Sandstorm Rock Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
TM33  TM33 Rain Dance Water Status 0000 00—}}—% 5
TM34  TM34 Sunny Day Fire Status 0000 00—}}—% 5
TM35  TM35 Hail Ice Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
TM39  TM39 Facade Normal Physical 07070 100}}100% 20
TM41  TM41 Helping Hand Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 20
TM43  TM43 Brick Break Fighting Physical 07575 100}}100% 15
TM48  TM48 Rock Tomb Rock Physical 06060 095}}95% 15
TM59  TM59 Fling Dark Physical 0000 100}}100% 10
TM63  TM63 Drain Punch Fighting Physical 07575 100}}100% 10
TM76  TM76 Round Normal Special 06060 100}}100% 15
TM79  TM79 Retaliate Normal Physical 07070 100}}100% 5
TM81  TM81 Bulldoze Ground Physical 06060 100}}100% 20
TM98  TM98 Stomping Tantrum Ground Physical 07575 100}}100% 10
TR01  TR01 Body Slam Normal Physical 08585 100}}100% 15
TR02  TR02 Flamethrower Fire Special 09090 100}}100% 15
TR05  TR05 Ice Beam Ice Special 09090 100}}100% 10
TR06  TR06 Blizzard Ice Special 110110 070}}70% 5
TR08  TR08 Thunderbolt Electric Special 09090 100}}100% 15
TR09  TR09 Thunder Electric Special 110110 070}}70% 10
TR10  TR10 Earthquake Ground Physical 100100 100}}100% 10
TR11  TR11 Psychic Psychic Special 09090 100}}100% 10
TR14  TR14 Metronome Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
TR15  TR15 Fire Blast Fire Special 110110 085}}85% 5
TR19  TR19 Tri Attack Normal Special 08080 100}}100% 10
TR20  TR20 Substitute Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
TR26  TR26 Endure Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
TR27  TR27 Sleep Talk Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
TR31  TR31 Iron Tail Steel Physical 100100 075}}75% 15
TR33  TR33 Shadow Ball Ghost Special 08080 100}}100% 15
TR35  TR35 Uproar Normal Special 09090 100}}100% 10
TR40  TR40 Skill Swap Psychic Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
TR42  TR42 Hyper Voice Normal Special 09090 100}}100% 10
TR49  TR49 Calm Mind Psychic Status 0000 00—}}—% 20
TR69  TR69 Zen Headbutt Psychic Physical 08080 090}}90% 15
TR76  TR76 Stealth Rock Rock Status 0000 00—}}—% 20
TR77  TR77 Grass Knot Grass Special 0000 100}}100% 20
TR82  TR82 Stored Power Psychic Special 02020 100}}100% 10
TR83  TR83 Ally Switch Psychic Status 0000 00—}}—% 15
TR85  TR85 Work Up Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 30
TR86  TR86 Wild Charge Electric Physical 09090 100}}100% 15
TR92  TR92 Dazzling Gleam Fairy Special 08080 100}}100% 10
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Chansey
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Chansey
  • Click on the generation numbers at the top to see TM moves from other generations

By breeding

Generation VIII
Other generations:
II - III - IV - V - VI - VII
 Parent   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP 
      
   
Aromatherapy Grass Status —% 5
   Gravity Psychic Status —% 5
      Present* Normal Physical 90% 15
  Seismic Toss* Fighting Physical 100% 20
  • Moves marked with an asterisk (*) must be chain bred onto Chansey in Generation VIII
  • Moves marked with a dagger (†) can only be bred onto Chansey if it hatches as a Happiny, and cannot be obtained otherwise.
  • Moves marked with a double dagger (‡) can only be bred from a Pokémon who learned the move in an earlier generation.
  • Moves marked with a superscript game abbreviation can only be bred onto Chansey in that game.
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Chansey
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Chansey
  • Click on the generation numbers at the top to see Egg moves from other generations

By tutoring

Generation VIII
Other generations:
II - III - IV - V - VI - VII
 Game   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP 
This Pokémon learns no moves by tutoring.
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Chansey
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Chansey
  • Click on the generation numbers at the top to see Move Tutor moves from other generations

By a prior evolution

Generation VIII
Other generations:
I - II - III - IV - V - VI - VII
 Stage   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP 
This Pokémon has no moves exclusive to prior evolutions.
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Chansey
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Chansey
  • Click on the generation numbers at the top to see moves from other generations

By events

Generation VIII
Other generations:
I - II - III - IV - V - VI - VII
 Event   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP 
Mister Donut's Chansey Present Normal Physical 90% 15
  • A superscript level indicates that Chansey can learn this move normally in Generation VIII
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Chansey
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Chansey
  • Click on the generation numbers at the top to see moves from other generations

By transfer from another generation

Generation VIII
Other generations:
I - II - IV - V - VI - VII 
 Gen.   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP 
I II III IV V VI VII Bestow × Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 15
I II III IV V VI VII Bide × Normal Physical 0000 00—}}—% 10
I II III IV V VI VII Bubble Beam Water Special 06565 100}}100% 20
I II III IV V VI VII Captivate × Normal Status 0000 100}}100% 20
I II III IV V VI VII Celebrate Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 40
I II III IV V VI VII Charge Beam Electric Special 05050 090}}90% 10
I II III IV V VI VII Confide Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 20
I II III IV V VI VII Counter Fighting Physical 0000 100}}100% 20
I II III IV V VI VII Curse Ghost Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
I II III IV V VI VII Double Slap × Normal Physical 01515 085}}85% 10
I II III IV V VI VII Double Team Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 15
I II III IV V VI VII Dream Eater Psychic Special 100100 100}}100% 15
I II III IV V VI VII Dynamic Punch Fighting Physical 100100 050}}50% 5
I II III IV V VI VII Egg Bomb × Normal Physical 100100 075}}75% 10
I II III IV V VI VII Endeavor Normal Physical 0000 100}}100% 5
I II III IV V VI VII Flash × Normal Status 0000 100}}100% 20
I II III IV V VI VII Focus Punch Fighting Physical 150150 100}}100% 20
I II III IV V VI VII Frustration × Normal Physical 0000 100}}100% 20
I II III IV V VI VII Growl Normal Status 0000 100}}100% 40
I II III IV V VI VII Headbutt Normal Physical 07070 100}}100% 15
I II III IV V VI VII Heal Bell Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 5
I II III IV V VI VII Hidden Power × Normal Special 06060 100}}100% 15
I II III IV V VI VII Incinerate Fire Special 06060 100}}100% 15
I II III IV V VI VII Laser Focus Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 30
I II III IV V VI VII Mimic Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
I II III IV V VI VII Mud Bomb × Ground Special 06565 085}}85% 10
I II III IV V VI VII Mud-Slap Ground Special 02020 100}}100% 10
I II III IV V VI VII Natural Gift × Normal Physical 0000 100}}100% 15
I II III IV V VI VII Power-Up Punch Fighting Physical 04040 100}}100% 20
I II III IV V VI VII Psych Up Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
I II III IV V VI VII Psywave × Psychic Special 0000 100}}100% 15
I II III IV V VI VII Rage × Normal Physical 02020 100}}100% 20
I II III IV V VI VII Recycle Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
I II III IV V VI VII Reflect Psychic Status 0000 00—}}—% 20
I II III IV V VI VII Refresh × Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 20
I II III IV V VI VII Return × Normal Physical 0000 100}}100% 20
I II III IV V VI VII Rock Smash Fighting Physical 04040 100}}100% 15
I II III IV V VI VII Rollout Rock Physical 03030 090}}90% 20
I II III IV V VI VII Secret Power × Normal Physical 07070 100}}100% 20
I II III IV V VI VII Shock Wave Electric Special 06060 00—}}—% 20
I II III IV V VI VII Skull Bash Normal Physical 130130 100}}100% 10
I II III IV V VI VII Snatch × Dark Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
I II III IV V VI VII Strength Normal Physical 08080 100}}100% 15
I II III IV V VI VII Submission Fighting Physical 08080 080}}80% 20
I II III IV V VI VII Swagger Normal Status 0000 085}}85% 15
I II III IV V VI VII Sweet Scent Normal Status 0000 100}}100% 20
I II III IV V VI VII Telekinesis × Psychic Status 0000 00—}}—% 15
I II III IV V VI VII Teleport Psychic Status 0000 00—}}—% 20
I II III IV V VI VII Toxic Poison Status 0000 090}}90% 10
I II III IV V VI VII Water Gun Water Special 04040 100}}100% 25
I II III IV V VI VII Water Pulse Water Special 06060 100}}100% 20
I II III IV V VI VII Wish Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
I II III IV V VI VII Zap Cannon Electric Special 120120 050}}50% 5
  • A striped background indicates a generation in which the move can only be obtained via event or as a special move
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Chansey
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Chansey
  • × indicates a move that cannot be used in Generation VIII
  • Click on the generation numbers at the top to see transfer-only moves for other generations

Side game data

Pokémon Pinball
   
Acquisition: Catch
Pokémon Trozei!
 
Rarity: Common
Pokémon Mystery Dungeon
Red Rescue Team and Blue Rescue Team
Body size: 1
Recruit rate: 6.9%
Friend Area: Sky Blue Plains
Phrases
51%-100% HP What is happiness? Can you tell me? Can you tell me?
26%-50% HP Oh, my goodness, my HP has been lost by half...
1%-25% HP Oh, no, no more... I feel faint... Help...
Level up My level went up! Joyfully happy!
Pokémon Mystery Dungeon
Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness, and Explorers of Sky
  Body size: 1
Recruit rate: 6.9%
IQ group: H
Pokémon Rumble
Attack
Defense ●●
Speed ●●●
Pokémon Rumble Blast
Attack
Defense ●●
Speed ●●●
Pokémon Rumble Rush
  Walking Speed: 1.42 seconds Base HP: 78
Base Attack: 74 Base Defense: 49 Base Speed: 60
Pokémon Battle Trozei
Normal
Attack Power: ★★★★★

 

Healer
Restores some energy to the Trozei box.
Pokémon Shuffle
 
Normal
  Attack Power: 60 - 105   5

#041
 

Mega Boost
Fills the Mega Gauge of a Pokémon of the same type.
Skill Swapper: Super Cheer
Pokémon Shuffle
 
Normal
  Attack Power: 60 - 105   5

#041
 

Up, Up, Up
Deals even more damage the more times in a row it is triggered.


Pokémon GO
  Base Stamina: 487 Base Attack: 60 Base Defense: 128
Egg Distance: N/A* Buddy Distance: 5 km Evolution Requirement:   50
Fast Attacks: Pound, Zen Headbutt
Charged Attacks: Psychic, Hyper Beam*, Dazzling Gleam, Psybeam×

Evolution

 
Baby form
Happiny
 Normal 
 
Breed
holding Luck Incense


 
Level up
holding Oval Stone
(Daytime)
 
First evolution
Chansey
 Normal 
 
Friendship
 
Second evolution
Blissey
 Normal 


Sprites

Generation I
Red Blue Yellow Red Green
           
Front Back Front Back Front Back
Generation II
Gold Silver Crystal
           
           
Front Back Front Back Front Back
Generation III
Ruby Sapphire Emerald FireRed LeafGreen
           
           
Front Back Front Back Front Back
Generation IV
Diamond Pearl Platinum HeartGold SoulSilver
           
           
Front Back Front Back Front Back
Generation V
Black White Black 2 White 2
       
       
Front Back Front Back
Generation VI
X Y Omega Ruby Alpha Sapphire
       
       
Front Back Front Back
Generation VII
Sun Moon Ultra Sun Ultra Moon
       
       
Front Back Front Back
Generation VIII
Sword Shield
400px 400px
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  For other sprites and images, please see Chansey images on the Bulbagarden Archives.


Trivia

  • In the Pokémon Red and Blue beta, Chansey was originally known as "Lucky", which also happens to be its romanized Japanese name.
  • Chansey shares its category name with Exeggcute. They are both known as the Egg Pokémon.
  • Chansey's HP increase is the largest single stat increase after evolving from Happiny, at 150 points.
  • Chansey is tied with Happiny for the lowest base Attack and Defense stats of all Pokémon, both at five.
  • Chansey received the biggest decrease to its Special stats in Generation II, losing 70 points of its Special Attack stat.

Origin

Chansey's tendency to carry eggs in a pouch is very reminiscent of a monotreme or marsupial, but it may also simply be based on a general concept of females and motherhood. As the Pokédex mentions its frequent laying of nutritious eggs, Chansey may also be based on chickens or other poultry, and its "ears" give it the semblance of an axolotl.

Name origin

Chansey is a corruption of chance and chancy. It may refer to Chansey's rarity and/or the chance of a successful catch.

Lucky is literally lucky, for the same possible reason.

In other languages

Language Title Meaning
  Japanese ラッキー Lucky From lucky
  French Leveinard From le veinard
  Spanish Chansey Same as English name
  German Chaneira From Chance, Ei, and rar
  Italian Chansey Same as English name
  Korean 럭키 Lucki Transliteration of Japanese name
  Cantonese Chinese 吉利蛋 Gātleihdaahn Literally "Lucky egg"
  Mandarin Chinese 吉利蛋 Jílìdàn Literally "Lucky egg"


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