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How to Catch Ditto in Pokemon Go

Many Pokemon Go players are curious as to how to catch Ditto in Pokemon GoThe shape-shifting blob of jelly is an elusive Pokemon, using its Transform ability to take on the appearance of lots of other Pokemon in Pokemon Go. As a result, catching Ditto can be a nightmare—like, which Pokemon can be Ditto in Pokemon Go? Luckily, we have you covered. Here’s a full guide on how to catch Ditto in Pokemon Go, with details on all of the Pokemon that can be Ditto in Pokemon Go

How to Catch Ditto in Pokemon Go – What Pokemon Can Be Ditto?

In Pokemon Go, there are a select few Pokemon that can be Ditto. If you want to know how to catch Ditto in Pokemon Go, the only way to do so is to catch these Pokemon and hope that they’re actually a Ditto who has Transformed in order to take on their appearance.

The full list of Pokemon that can be Ditto in Pokemon Go is as follows:

  • Pidgey
  • Rattata
  • Zubat
  • Mankey
  • Gastly
  • Magikarp
  • Remoraid
  • Sentret
  • Yanma
  • Hoothoot
  • Zigzagoon
  • Taillow
  • Whismur
  • Gulpin
  • Meltan

Basically, all of the above Pokemon can potentially be a Ditto in disguise. However, you won’t know if they are or not until after you catch them. If one of the above Pokemon is a Transformed Ditto, you’ll get a prompt after capturing them that says “Oh..?” This is the prompt that confirms that a mischievous Ditto took on the appearance of one of its fellow Pokemon.

Unfortunately, that’s pretty much it. There’s no sure way to catch a Ditto straight out. You’ll need to keep catching as many Pokemon from the list above as you can in the hopes that one will turn out to be a Ditto. Your chances aren’t too low, though, so you’ll likely come across the adorable blob soon enough.