Arbok

Arbok is a Poison type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the Cobra Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Red
Blue
It is rumored that the ferocious warning markings on its belly differ from area to area.
Yellow The frightening patterns on its belly have been studied. Six variations have been confirmed.
Gold Transfixing prey with the face-like pattern on its belly, it binds and poisons the frightened victim.
Silver With a very vengeful nature, it won't give up the chase, no matter how far, once it targets its prey.
Crystal To intimidate foes, it spreads its chest wide and makes eerie sounds by expelling air from its mouth.
Ruby
Sapphire
This POKéMON is terrifically strong in order to constrict things with its body. It can even flatten steel oil drums. Once ARBOK wraps its body around its foe, escaping its crunching embrace is impossible.
FireRed The pattern on its belly appears to be a frightening face. Weak foes will flee just at the sight of the pattern.
LeafGreen It is rumored that the ferocious warning markings on its belly differ from area to area.
Emerald This POKéMON has a terrifically strong constricting power. It can even flatten steel oil drums. Once it wraps its body around its foe, escaping is impossible.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
The pattern on its belly is for intimidation. It constricts foes while they are frozen in fear.
HeartGold Transfixing prey with the face-like pattern on its belly, it binds and poisons the frightened victim.
SoulSilver With a very vengeful nature, it won’t give up the chase, no matter how far, once it targets its prey.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
The pattern on its belly is for intimidation. It constricts foes while they are frozen in fear.
X The pattern on its belly appears to be a frightening face. Weak foes will flee just at the sight of the pattern.
Y To intimidate foes, it spreads its chest wide and makes eerie sounds by expelling air from its mouth.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
This Pokémon is terrifically strong in order to constrict things with its body. It can even flatten steel oil drums. Once Arbok wraps its body around its foe, escaping its crunching embrace is impossible.

Evolution chart

Ekans
#023
Ekans
Poison

(Level 22)
Arbok
#024
Arbok
Poison

Name origin

cobra
a type of snake; ‘arbok’ spelled backwards is ‘kobra’

Moves learned by Arbok

Arbok sprites

Type Generation 1 Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Arbok  sprite from Red & Blue Arbok  sprite from Silver Arbok  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Arbok  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Arbok  sprite from Black & White Arbok  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Arbok Shiny sprite from Silver Arbok Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Arbok Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Arbok Shiny sprite from Black & White Arbok Shiny sprite from X & Y

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Where to find Arbok

Red Route 23
Blue
Yellow
Trade/migrate from another game
Gold Evolve Ekans
Silver Route 3, 4, 26, 27
Crystal Route 3, 4, 26, 27, 28, 42
Ruby
Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
FireRed Route 23
LeafGreen
Emerald
Trade/migrate from another game
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Great Marsh
HeartGold Evolve Ekans
SoulSilver Route 3, 4, 26, 27
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Route 19
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game