Machop

Machop is a Fighting type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the Superpower Pokémon.

Pokédex descriptions

Red
Blue
LeafGreen
Loves to build its muscles. It trains in all styles of martial arts to become even stronger.
Yellow Very powerful in spite of its small size. Its mastery of many types of martial arts makes it very tough.
Gold
HeartGold
Always brimming with power, it passes time by lifting boulders. Doing so makes it even stronger.
Silver
SoulSilver
It loves to work out and build its muscles. It is never satisfied, even if it trains hard all day long.
Crystal It trains by lifting rocks in the mountains. It can even pick up a GRAVELER with ease.
Ruby MACHOP’s muscles are special - they never get sore no matter how much they are used in exercise. This POKéMON has sufficient power to hurl a hundred adult humans.
Sapphire MACHOP exercises by hefting around a GRAVELER as if it were a barbell. There are some MACHOP that travel the world in a quest to master all kinds of martial arts.
Emerald It continually undertakes strenuous training to master all forms of martial arts. Its strength lets it easily hoist a sumo wrestler onto its shoulders.
FireRed Its whole body is composed of muscles. Even though it’s the size of a human child, it can hurl 100 grown-ups.
Diamond It hefts a GRAVELER repeatedly to strengthen its entire body. It uses every type of martial arts.
Pearl Its muscles never cramp however much it trains. It lives in the mountains away from humans.
Platinum
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Though small in stature, it is powerful enough to easily heft and throw a number of Geodude at once.

Evolution chart

Machop
#066
Machop
Fighting

(Level 28)
Machoke
#067
Machoke
Fighting

(Trade)
Machamp
#068
Machamp
Fighting

Name origin

macho
strong, muscular
chop
A karate chop

Moves learned by Machop

Machop sprites

Normal
Black/White
Shiny
Black/White
Normal
HG/SS
Shiny
HG/SS
Machop normal sprite Machop shiny sprite Machop normal sprite Machop shiny sprite

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Where to find Machop

Yellow Route 10
Gold
Silver
Mt. Mortar, Rock Tunnel
Ruby
Sapphire
Route 112, Fiery Path, Jagged Pass
FireRed
LeafGreen
Mt. Ember, Rock Tunnel
Emerald Fiery Path, Jagged Pass
Diamond
Pearl
Route 207, 208, 210, Mt. Coronet
Platinum Route 206, 207, 210, 211, Mt. Coronet
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Cliff Cave, Mt. Mortar, Rock Tunnel
Black
White
White Forest
X
Y
Glittering Cave