To evolve Pokemon in Pokemon GO, you?ll need Candy. There are several ways you can level up in the game, and being able to evolve your Pokemon hugely helps in increasing your Trainer level. ?To evolve a Pokemon in the new mobile game, you?ll need to transfer your Pokemon to Professor Willow and turn them into Candy. Here?s a Candy requirement list so you know how many you?ll need to evolve your Pokemon.
12 Candy: With just 12 Candy, you can evolve Caterpie, Pidgey and Weedle.
25 Candy: Bulbasaur, Squirtle, Eevee, Charmander, Poliwag, Nidoran, Oddish, Rattata, Abra, Bellsprout, Geodude, Machop, Ghastly, Dratini can be evolved with 25 Candy
50 Candy: If you have collected 50 Candy, you can evolve Pikachu, Tentacool, Doduo, Kakuna, Metapod, Spearow, Sandshrew, Ekans, Vulpix, Zubat, Venonat, Diglett, Meowth, Pidgeotto, Psyduck, Mankey, Growlithe, Slowpoke, Clefairy, Jigglypuff, Seel, Grimer, Shellder, Magnemite, Drowzee, Voltorb, Exeggcute, Krabby, Cubone, Ryhorn, Koffing, Horsea, Staryu, Goldeen, Omanyte, Kabuto
100 Candy: Charmeleon, Ivysaur, Haunter, Wartortle, Nidorano, Gloom, Nidorina, Poliwhirl, Machoke, Weepinbell, Kadabra, Graveler, Dragonite
400 Candy: ?This much Candy can help you evolve a Magikarp. ?(Thanks Serebii for the rundown)
Once you have collected enough Candies in Pokemon GO, you can go to the Main Menu and select the Pokemon you want to evolve. If you have enough Candies, the Pokemon will be highlighted, and you need to tap it to evolve, and then you?ll have a new Pokemon.
One can easily evolve Pokemon by capturing wild Pokemon. You can also get Candy from Pokemon Eggs you hatch. Knowing how much Candy you need is beneficial so you?ll know if it is worth the effort to pursue and capture the same kind of Pokemon over and over again. To evolve your creatures in Pokemon GO, go to the Main Menu and touch the Pokemon you want to evolve.