|1'4" (0.4m)||9.3 lbs (4.2kg)|
|Male: 50%||Female: 50%|
|Evolves From||Evolves Into|
|Egg Group||Catch Rate|
|NU||1 Speed Point|
Minun uses the Minus Ability. Minus is an Ability that originally increased its Special Attack stat by 50% when paired with a Pokémon that has the Plus Ability, which was exclusive to Plusle in the third and fourth generations. Starting in Generation V, however, the Special Attack increase will take effect regardless if battling with a partner Pokémon that has Plus or Minus.
Minun does not evolve and does not have a pre-evolved form.
Minun is in the Fairy Egg Group, and its Egg takes approximately 5,120 Steps to hatch. It takes Minun One Million Experience Points to reach Level 100.
Minun resembles a small yellow rodent that has minus signs on its cheeks and tail.
 Gender Differences
Minun doesn't have any visible differences to help differentiate between male and female.
 Game Information
 Original Games
Minun appears in the Trophy Garden in Diamond, Pearl, and Platinum as a Daily Pokémon. Minun appears in many different areas in Heart Gold and Soul Silver when Hoenn Sound is playing on the Poké Gear's radio.
 Spin-off Games
Minun appears at Huge Storage 4, Endless Level 23, Trozei Battle and Mr. Who's Den in Pokémon Trozei!.
Minun appears at Thunderwave Cave 4F & 5F, Lightning Field 7F-19F, and Joyous Tower 5F-8F in Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Blue Rescue Team. In Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness and Explorers of Sky, Minun appears on the first five floors of Amp Plains. Minun is exclusive to Blazing Adventure Squad in Mystery Dungeon 3, appearing on the Path to Treasure Valley B10-B17.
Minun appears at Fall City in the first Pokémon Ranger game, but when it appears depends on the gender of the player. Male characters will encounter Minun right away, but Female characters have to wait until after the end credits for their chance at Minun. This is its only appearance in the series, as Minun does not appear in either of the two sequels.
Minun can be found at Firebreathing Mountain Factory 3-3 in Pokémon Rumble Blast.
 Trading Card Game
Minun appears in a total of 9 sets, the 7th Movie Halfdeck, Pokémon Organized Play Series 1 as a Common Card, Pokémon Organized Play Series 3 as a Rare Card, and as part of the Heart Gold/Soul Silver promotions. Plusle is listed as a Common Card in the EX Hidden Legends and Dark Explorers sets. It is listed as an Uncommon Card in the EX Deoxys, EX Emerald, Supreme Victors and Unleashed sets. Minun is listed as a Rare Card in the EX Dragon, Secret Wonders and Majestic Dawn sets.
 Anime/Manga Information
A Pokémon Co-ordinator named Ursala used a Minun in a few contests against Dawn, contests that Dawn would triumph over Ursala in. A Wild Minun was also featured in a flashback in the episode Yes, in Dee Dee It's Dawn in which a wild Minun was inadvertently spooked by Dawn, and it responded by shocking her with an Electric attack.
Ursala's Minun made an appearance in Zoroark: Master of Illusions. A Wild Minun was featured predominantly in Destiny Deoxys, and a Wild Minun also appeared in Pikachu's Summer Festival and Meloetta's Sparkling Recital.
Minun's Manga info is unknown at this time.
 Pokémon Information
 Competitive Battling
Minun is listed in the NU, or Never-Utilized Tier of Competitive Battling due to lower-than-average stats and an Ability that it doesn't have any use for in a Singles battle.
 Area Location
|Diamond/Pearl/Platinum||5%||Trophy Garden (Daily Pokémon)|
|Heart Gold/Soul Silver||20% (Hoenn Sound)||Routes 1-3, 5, 7 & 8, 11, 14-18, 29, 33, 36-39, 46, 48|
|Black||None||PokéTransfer, Dream World or Trade|
|White||40%||Route 6 (Swarm)|
|Black 2||None||PokéTransfer, Dream World or Trade|
|White 2||40%||Route 6 (Swarm)|
 Pokédex Entries
|III||Pokémon 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.|
|III||Pokémon 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.|
|III||Pokémon 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.|
|III||Pokémon FireRed||Its dislike of water makes it take shelter under the eaves of houses in rain. It uses pom-poms made of sparks for cheering.|
|III||Pokémon 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.|
|IV||Pokémon Diamond||It cheers on friends. If its friends are losing, its body lets off more and more sparks.|
|IV||Pokémon Pearl||It cheers on friends. If its friends are losing, its body lets off more and more sparks.|
|IV||Pokémon Platinum||It cheers on friends. If its friends are losing, its body lets off more and more sparks.|
|IV||Pokémon HeartGold||Exposure to electricity from Minun and Plusle promotes blood circulation and relaxes muscles.|
|IV||Pokémon SoulSilver||Exposure to electricity from Minun and Plusle promotes blood circulation and relaxes muscles.|
|V||Pokémon Black||It cheers on friends. If its friends are losing, its body lets off more and more sparks.|
|V||Pokémon White||It cheers on friends. If its friends are losing, its body lets off more and more sparks.|
|V||Pokémon Black 2||It cheers on friends. If its friends are losing, its body lets off more and more sparks.|
|V||Pokémon White 2||It cheers on friends. If its friends are losing, its body lets off more and more sparks.|
|VI||Pokémon X||It cheers on friends with pom-poms made of sparks. It drains power from telephone poles.|
|VI||Pokémon Y||It absorbs electricity from telephone poles. It shorts out its body to create crackling noises.|
 Pokéthlon Statistics
 Via Level-Up
 Via TM/HM
 Via Breeding
 Via Move Tutor (Black 2/White 2)
 Generation III Exclusive Move Tutor Moves
 Generation IV Exclusive Moves
 Via TM/HM
 Via Move Tutor
 Heart Gold/Soul Silver
 Evolution Line
 Type Matchups
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