Gourgeist is the Generation VI./ type Pokémon introduced in
Gourgeist evolves from Pumpkaboo during a trade.
|Singing in eerie voices, they wander town streets on the night of the new moon. Anyone who hears their song is cursed.|
|It enwraps its prey in its hairlike arms. It sings joyfully as it observes the suffering of its prey.|
|Leveling Generation VI|
| Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.|
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
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- It is based on the Jack-o-Lantern and poltergiest.
- It's name is a combination of "gourd" (an alternative to pumpkins when carving Jack-o-Lanterns) and "poltergiest."
- It has a Jack-o-Lantern face on its body.
- Phantump and Gourgeist are the only Pokémon that can be found with different sizes in the games.
- Gourgeist's HP stat increases by ten as it's size increases (55 small, 65 average, 75 medium and 85 large). It's attack also increases by five as it's size increases (85 small, 90 average, 95 medium and 100 large). However, it's speed decreases by fifteen as it's size increases (99 small, 84 average, 69 medium and 54 large).
- It shares this with it's pre-evolution.