Morelull Pokémon GO Guide: Moveset, CP, and Best Way to Catch

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This month's Pokémon GO Festival of Lights event will be chock-full of activities. With a theme of illuminating lights, there is no better time for the Pokémon Morelull to make their debut in Pokémon GO. Here is some important information regarding Morelull's moveset and other tidbits.

Morelull is originally from the Alola region and featured in the generation of seven of the mainline Pokémon games. Morelull is a grass and fairy type with a base catch rate of 20 percent and a base flee rate of ten percent.

Morelull Pokémon GO: Moveset

Morelull's fast move is the ghost move Astonish. For charge moves, Morelull can use the grass moves Seed Bomb or Giga Drain. Morelull also has one charged fairy attack Dazzling Gleam. A recommended set of moves is the combination of Astonish and Dazzling Gleam.

Morelull Pokémon GO: CP

Morelull can have a max CP of 442 for research events. For an egg hatch or raid catch, Morelull's CP can max at 590. Weather-boosted raid catch can jump the CP to a maximum of 738 while wild encounters can have Morelull be as high as 885 CP. With a weather boost wild Morelulls' can potentially have a CP of 959.

Morelull Pokémon GO: Best Way to Catch

The best chance to capture Morelull is during the Festival of Lights. From Oct. 14 to Oct. 17, Morelull will appear more frequently in the wild. Twice the amount of candy will be rewarded for each catch and with 50 Morelull candies trainers can evolve it into a Shiinotic. Morelull can also be caught in one-star raids and will not be a shiny Pokémon.