Machoke

Machoke is a Fighting type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the Superpower Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Red
Blue
Its muscular body is so powerful, it must wear a power save belt to be able to regulate its motions.
Yellow The belt around its waist holds back its energy. Without it, this POKéMON would be unstoppable.
Gold It always goes at its full power, but this very tough and durable POKéMON never gets tired.
Silver The muscles covering its body teem with power. Even when still, it exudes an amazing sense of strength.
Crystal This tough POKéMON always stays in the zone. Its muscles become thicker after every battle.
Ruby MACHOKE’s thoroughly toned muscles possess the hardness of steel. This POKéMON has so much strength, it can easily hold aloft a sumo wrestler on just one finger.
Sapphire MACHOKE undertakes bodybuilding every day even as it helps people with tough, physically demanding labor. On its days off, this POKéMON heads to the fields and mountains to exercise and train.
FireRed Its formidable body never gets tired. It helps people by doing work such as the moving of heavy goods.
LeafGreen Its muscular body is so powerful, it must wear a power-save belt to be able to regulate its motions.
Emerald A belt is worn by a MACHOKE to keep its overwhelming power under control. Because it is so dangerous, no one has ever removed the belt.
Diamond MACHOKE’s boundless power is very dangerous, so it wears a belt that suppresses its energy.
Pearl It can lift a dump truck with one hand. Using that power, it helps people with heavy jobs.
Platinum It happily carries heavy cargo to toughen up. It willingly does hard work for people.
HeartGold It always goes at its full power, but this very tough and durable Pokémon never gets tired.
SoulSilver The muscles covering its body teem with power. Even when still, it exudes an amazing sense of strength.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It happily carries heavy cargo to toughen up. It willingly does hard work for people.
X Its muscular body is so powerful, it must wear a power-save belt to be able to regulate its motions.
Y It can lift a dump truck with one hand. Using that power, it helps people with heavy jobs.
Omega Ruby Machoke’s thoroughly toned muscles possess the hardness of steel. This Pokémon has so much strength, it can easily hold aloft a sumo wrestler on just one finger.
Alpha Sapphire Machoke undertakes bodybuilding every day even as it helps people with tough, physically demanding labor. On its days off, this Pokémon heads to the fields and mountains to exercise and train.
Sun As a result of its continual workouts, it has developed tremendous power. It uses that power to help people with their work.
Moon It willingly assists with hard labor because it knows the work is good training for its muscles.
Ultra Sun When it encounters an enemy that’s truly mighty, this Pokémon removes the power-save belt from its waist and unleashes its full power.
Ultra Moon A popular motif for sculptures, its incredibly well-developed muscles have captured the imagination of many an artist.

Evolution chart

Machop
#066
Machop
Fighting

(Level 28)
Machoke
#067
Machoke
Fighting

(Trade)
Machamp
#068
Machamp
Fighting

Name origin

macho
strong, muscular
choke
To strangle

Moves learned by Machoke

Machoke sprites

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

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Where to find Machoke

Red
Blue
Victory Road
Yellow Route 5, Victory Road
Gold
Silver
Mt. Mortar, Rock Tunnel
Crystal Evolve Machop
Ruby
Sapphire
Evolve Machop
FireRed
LeafGreen
Cerulean Cave, Mt. Ember, Victory Road
Emerald Evolve Machop
Diamond
Pearl
Route 210, 211, 216, 217, 225, 226, Acuity Lakefront, Mt. Coronet, Stark Mountain, Victory Road
Platinum Route 210, 211, 225, 226, Mt. Coronet
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Cerulean Cave, Cliff Cave, Mt. Mortar, Rock Tunnel
Black Trade/migrate from another game
White Evolve Machop
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Machop
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Vast Poni Canyon