Hitmontop

Hitmontop is a Fighting type Pokémon introduced in Generation 2. It is known as the Handstand Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Gold If you become enchanted by its smooth, elegant, dance-like kicks, you may get drilled hard.
Silver It launches kicks while spinning. If it spins at high speed, it may bore its way into the ground.
Crystal After doing a handstand to throw off the opponent's timing, it presents its fancy kick moves.
Ruby
Sapphire
HITMONTOP spins on its head at high speed, all the while delivering kicks. This technique is a remarkable mix of both offense and defense at the same time. The POKéMON travels faster spinning than it does walking.
FireRed It launches kicks while spinning. If it spins at high speed, it may bore its way into the ground.
LeafGreen If you become enchanted by its smooth, elegant, dance-like kicks, you may get drilled hard.
Emerald Its technique of kicking while spinning is a remarkable mix of both offense and defense. HITMONTOP travel faster spinning than they do walking.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
It fights while spinning like a top. The centrifugal force boosts its destructive power by ten.
HeartGold If you are enchanted by its smooth, dance-like kicks, you may get a closer experience with one than you’d like.
SoulSilver It launches kicks while spinning. If it spins at high speed, it may bore its way into the ground.
Black
White
It fights while spinning like a top. The centrifugal force boosts its destructive power by ten.
Black 2
White 2
It fights while spinning like a top. The centrifugal force boosts its destructive power by 10.
X It fights while spinning like a top. The centrifugal force boosts its destructive power by 10.
Y If you are enchanted by its smooth, dance-like kicks, you may get a closer experience with one than you’d like.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Hitmontop spins on its head at high speed, all the while delivering kicks. This technique is a remarkable mix of both offense and defense at the same time. The Pokémon travels faster spinning than it does walking.

Evolution chart

Tyrogue
#236
Tyrogue
Fighting
(Level 20,
Attack > Defense)
Hitmonlee
#106
Hitmonlee
Fighting


(Level 20,
Attack < Defense)
Hitmonchan
#107
Hitmonchan
Fighting


(Level 20,
Attack = Defense)
Hitmontop
#237
Hitmontop
Fighting

Name origin

hit
to strike
mon
monster
top
spinning top on which it’s based

Moves learned by Hitmontop

Hitmontop sprites

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

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Where to find Hitmontop

Gold
Silver
Crystal
Evolve Tyrogue
Ruby
Sapphire
FireRed
LeafGreen
Emerald
Trade/migrate from another game
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Evolve Tyrogue
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Trade/migrate from another game
Black
White
Evolve Tyrogue
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Tyrogue
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
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