Rock (type)

Rock is a solid type as one might expect. Like Steel, Rock Pokémon usually have high defense - however, since many Rock Pokémon are part Ground they have a 4x weakness to both Grass and Water whose moves often come as Special type.

56
Rock type Pokémon
9
Single type Pokémon
47
Dual type Pokémon
16
Rock-type moves

Attack pros & cons

Rock moves are super-effective against:

Rock moves are not very effective against:

Defense pros & cons

These types are not very effective against Rock Pokémon:

These types are super-effective against Rock Pokémon:

Dual-type attack pros & cons

This chart shows the strength of the Rock type against every type combination. The fraction of damage a Rock 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 22½½22½
Fire 22224242422222
Water 22½½22½
Electric 22½½22½
Grass 22½½22½
Ice 24222242422222
Fighting ½½½½½¼½½½½½¼½
Poison 22½½22½
Ground ½½½½¼½½½½½½¼½
Flying 24222422422222
Psychic 22½½22½
Bug 24222424222222
Rock 22½½22½
Ghost 22½½22½
Dragon 22½½22½
Dark 22½½22½
Steel ½½½½¼½¼½½½½½½
Fairy 22½½22½

Rock Pokémon stat averages

66.6
HP
Ranked #12
89.3
Attack
Ranked #5
106.3
Defense
Ranked #2
57.9
Sp. Attack
Ranked #16
71.8
Sp. Defense
Ranked #9
50.1
Speed
Ranked #18

Notable Rock-type trainers


Brock
Pewter City gym leader
Red/Blue/Yellow

Brock
Pewter City gym leader
Gold/Silver/Crystal

Roxanne
Rustboro City gym leader
Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald

Brock
Pewter City gym leader
FireRed/LeafGreen

Roark
Oreburgh City gym leader
Diamond/Pearl/Platinum

Brock
Pewter City gym leader
HeartGold/SoulSilver

Grant
Cyllage City gym leader
X/Y

Rock Pokémon

There are 56 Rock-type Pokémon.
See also:

Geodude
#074 / Rock · Ground
Graveler
#075 / Rock · Ground
Golem
#076 / Rock · Ground
Onix
#095 / Rock · Ground
Rhyhorn
#111 / Ground · Rock
Rhydon
#112 / Ground · Rock
Omanyte
#138 / Rock · Water
Omastar
#139 / Rock · Water
Kabuto
#140 / Rock · Water
Kabutops
#141 / Rock · Water
Aerodactyl
#142 / Rock · Flying
Aerodactyl
Mega Aerodactyl
#142 / Rock · Flying
Sudowoodo
#185 / Rock
Shuckle
#213 / Bug · Rock
Magcargo
#219 / Fire · Rock
Corsola
#222 / Water · Rock
Larvitar
#246 / Rock · Ground
Pupitar
#247 / Rock · Ground
Tyranitar
#248 / Rock · Dark
Tyranitar
Mega Tyranitar
#248 / Rock · Dark
Nosepass
#299 / Rock
Aron
#304 / Steel · Rock
Lairon
#305 / Steel · Rock
Aggron
#306 / Steel · Rock
Lunatone
#337 / Rock · Psychic
Solrock
#338 / Rock · Psychic
Lileep
#345 / Rock · Grass
Cradily
#346 / Rock · Grass
Anorith
#347 / Rock · Bug
Armaldo
#348 / Rock · Bug
Relicanth
#369 / Water · Rock
Regirock
#377 / Rock
Cranidos
#408 / Rock
Rampardos
#409 / Rock
Shieldon
#410 / Rock · Steel
Bastiodon
#411 / Rock · Steel
Bonsly
#438 / Rock
Rhyperior
#464 / Ground · Rock
Probopass
#476 / Rock · Steel
Roggenrola
#524 / Rock
Boldore
#525 / Rock
Gigalith
#526 / Rock
Dwebble
#557 / Bug · Rock
Crustle
#558 / Bug · Rock
Tirtouga
#564 / Water · Rock
Carracosta
#565 / Water · Rock
Archen
#566 / Rock · Flying
Archeops
#567 / Rock · Flying
Terrakion
#639 / Rock · Fighting
Binacle
#688 / Rock · Water
Barbaracle
#689 / Rock · Water
Tyrunt
#696 / Rock · Dragon
Tyrantrum
#697 / Rock · Dragon
Amaura
#698 / Rock · Ice
Aurorus
#699 / Rock · Ice
Carbink
#703 / Rock · Fairy