Fighting (type)

Fighting Pokémon are strong and muscle-bound, often based on martial artists. Fighting moves are super-effective against five other types (as is Ground), making them very good offensively. Most Fighting-type moves are in the Physical category, for obvious reasons.

51
Fighting type Pokémon
20
Single type Pokémon
31
Dual type Pokémon
42
Fighting-type moves

Attack pros & cons

Fighting moves are super-effective against:

Fighting moves are not very effective against:

Fighting moves have no effect on:

Defense pros & cons

These types are not very effective against Fighting Pokémon:

These types are super-effective against Fighting Pokémon:

Dual-type attack pros & cons

This chart shows the strength of the Fighting type against every type combination. The fraction of damage a Fighting type move will deal is shown - ½ means 50% damage (not very effective), 2 means 200% (super-effective) and so on.

Nor Fir Wat Ele Gra Ice Fig Poi Gro Fly Psy Bug Roc Gho Dra Dar Ste Fai
Normal 222242240244
Fire 22½½½½2022½
Water 22½½½½2022½
Electric 22½½½½2022½
Grass 22½½½½2022½
Ice 422222240244
Fighting 22½½½½2022½
Poison ½½½½½½¼¼¼0½¼
Ground 22½½½½2022½
Flying ½½½½½¼½¼¼0½¼
Psychic ½½½½½¼½¼¼0½¼
Bug ½½½½½¼½¼¼0½¼
Rock 422224220244
Ghost 00000000000000000
Dragon 22½½½½2022½
Dark 422224224024
Steel 422224224024
Fairy ½½½½½¼½¼¼¼0½

Fighting Pokémon stat averages

73.7
HP
Ranked #4
96.5
Attack
Ranked #2
69.8
Defense
Ranked #10
62.4
Sp. Attack
Ranked #13
71.0
Sp. Defense
Ranked #8
71.7
Speed
Ranked #6

Notable Fighting-type trainers


Bruno
Elite Four
Red/Blue/Yellow

Chuck
Cianwood City gym leader
Gold/Silver/Crystal

Bruno
Elite Four
Gold/Silver/Crystal

Brawly
Dewford Town gym leader
Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald

Bruno
Elite Four
FireRed/LeafGreen

Maylene
Veilstone City gym leader
Diamond/Pearl/Platinum

Chuck
Cianwood City gym leader
HeartGold/SoulSilver

Bruno
Elite Four
HeartGold/SoulSilver

Marshal
Elite Four
Black/White/Black 2/White 2

Fighting Pokémon

There are 51 Fighting-type Pokémon.
See also:

Mankey
#056 / Fighting
Primeape
#057 / Fighting
Poliwrath
#062 / Water · Fighting
Machop
#066 / Fighting
Machoke
#067 / Fighting
Machamp
#068 / Fighting
Hitmonlee
#106 / Fighting
Hitmonchan
#107 / Fighting
Mewtwo
Mega Mewtwo X
#150 / Psychic · Fighting
Heracross
#214 / Bug · Fighting
Heracross
Mega Heracross
#214 / Bug · Fighting
Tyrogue
#236 / Fighting
Hitmontop
#237 / Fighting
Combusken
#256 / Fire · Fighting
Blaziken
#257 / Fire · Fighting
Blaziken
Mega Blaziken
#257 / Fire · Fighting
Breloom
#286 / Grass · Fighting
Makuhita
#296 / Fighting
Hariyama
#297 / Fighting
Meditite
#307 / Fighting · Psychic
Medicham
#308 / Fighting · Psychic
Medicham
Mega Medicham
#308 / Fighting · Psychic
Monferno
#391 / Fire · Fighting
Infernape
#392 / Fire · Fighting
Riolu
#447 / Fighting
Lucario
#448 / Fighting · Steel
Lucario
Mega Lucario
#448 / Fighting · Steel
Croagunk
#453 / Poison · Fighting
Toxicroak
#454 / Poison · Fighting
Gallade
#475 / Psychic · Fighting
Pignite
#499 / Fire · Fighting
Emboar
#500 / Fire · Fighting
Timburr
#532 / Fighting
Gurdurr
#533 / Fighting
Conkeldurr
#534 / Fighting
Throh
#538 / Fighting
Sawk
#539 / Fighting
Scraggy
#559 / Dark · Fighting
Scrafty
#560 / Dark · Fighting
Mienfoo
#619 / Fighting
Mienshao
#620 / Fighting
Cobalion
#638 / Steel · Fighting
Terrakion
#639 / Rock · Fighting
Virizion
#640 / Grass · Fighting
Keldeo
Ordinary Forme
#647 / Water · Fighting
Keldeo
Resolute Forme
#647 / Water · Fighting
Meloetta
Pirouette Forme
#648 / Normal · Fighting
Chesnaught
#652 / Grass · Fighting
Pancham
#674 / Fighting
Pangoro
#675 / Fighting · Dark
Hawlucha
#701 / Fighting · Flying