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

74.9
HP
Ranked #4
102.9
Attack
Ranked #2
73.3
Defense
Ranked #8
67.2
Sp. Attack
Ranked #14
72.1
Sp. Defense
Ranked #10
74.7
Speed
Ranked #7

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

Korrina
Shalour City gym leader
X/Y

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