Makuhita

Makuhita is a Fighting type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the Guts Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 296
Type Fighting
Species Guts Pokémon
Height 1.0 m (3′03″)
Weight 86.4 kg (190.5 lbs)
Abilities 1. Thick Fat
2. Guts
Sheer Force (hidden ability)
Local № 048 (Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald)
095 (X/Y — Coastal Kalos)
049 (Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire)
056 (Sun/Moon — Alola dex)
068 (U.Sun/U.Moon — Alola dex)

Training

EV yield 1 HP
Catch rate 180 (23.5% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 47
Growth Rate Fluctuating

Breeding

Egg Groups Human-Like
Gender 75% male, 25% female
Egg cycles 20 (4,884–5,140 steps)

Base stats

HP 72
254 348
Attack 60
112 240
Defense 30
58 174
Sp. Atk 20
40 152
Sp. Def 30
58 174
Speed 25
49 163
Total 237 Min Max

The ranges shown on the right are for a level 100 Pokémon. Maximum values are based on a beneficial nature, 252 EVs, 31 IVs; minimum values are based on a hindering nature, 0 EVs, 0 IVs.

Evolution chart

(Level 24)

Makuhita changes

Pokédex entries

Ruby MAKUHITA is tenacious - it will keep getting up and attacking its foe however many times it is knocked down. Every time it gets back up, this POKéMON stores more energy in its body for evolving.
Sapphire MAKUHITA has a tireless spirit - it will never give up hope. It eats a lot of food, gets plenty of sleep, and it trains very rigorously. By living that way, this POKéMON packs its body with energy.
FireRed
LeafGreen
It grows stronger by enduring harsh training. It is a gutsy POKéMON that can withstand any attack.
Emerald It loves to toughen up its body above all else. If you hear quaking rumbles in a cave, it is the sound of MAKUHITA undertaking strenuous training.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
It toughens its body by slamming into thick trees. Many snapped trees can be found near its nest.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
It toughens up by slamming into thick trees over and over. It gains a sturdy body and dauntless spirit.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It toughens its body by slamming into thick trees. Many snapped trees can be found near its nest.
X It toughens up by slamming into thick trees over and over. It gains a sturdy body and dauntless spirit.
Y It grows stronger by enduring harsh training. It is a gutsy Pokémon that can withstand any attack.
Omega Ruby Makuhita is tenacious—it will keep getting up and attacking its foe however many times it is knocked down. Every time it gets back up, this Pokémon stores more energy in its body for evolving.
Alpha Sapphire Makuhita has a tireless spirit—it will never give up hope. It eats a lot of food, gets plenty of sleep, and it trains very rigorously. By living that way, this Pokémon packs its body with energy.
Sun It was originally brought in from another region, but now Makuhita from Alola are more famous.
Moon Their daily routine consists of training together first thing in the morning, eating and napping in the afternoon, and then more training afterward.
Ultra Sun It practices its slaps by repeatedly slapping tree trunks. It has been known to slap an Exeggutor and get flung away.
Ultra Moon There’s a rumor of a traditional recipe for stew that Trainers can use to raise strong Makuhita.

Moves learned by Makuhita

Moves learnt by level up

Makuhita learns the following moves in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Focus EnergyNormalStatus
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
4Sand AttackGroundStatus 100
7Arm ThrustFightingPhysical 15 100
10Fake OutNormalPhysical 40 100
13Force PalmFightingPhysical 60 100
16WhirlwindNormalStatus
19Knock OffDarkPhysical 65 100
22Vital ThrowFightingPhysical 70
25Belly DrumNormalStatus
28Smelling SaltsNormalPhysical 70 100
31Seismic TossFightingPhysical 100
34Wake-Up SlapFightingPhysical 70 100
37EndureNormalStatus
40Close CombatFightingPhysical 120 100
43ReversalFightingPhysical 100
46Heavy SlamSteelPhysical 100

Egg moves

Makuhita learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Makuhita egg moves page.

Move Tutor moves

Makuhita can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Fire PunchFirePhysical 75 100
Focus PunchFightingPhysical 150 100
Helping HandNormalStatus
Ice PunchIcePhysical 75 100
Knock OffDarkPhysical 65 100
Low KickFightingPhysical 100
Role PlayPsychicStatus
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
SuperpowerFightingPhysical 120 100
Thunder PunchElectricPhysical 75 100

Moves learnt by TM

Makuhita is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon:

Transfer-only moves

Makuhita can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega KickNormalPhysical 120 75 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega PunchNormalPhysical 80 85 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MetronomeNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormalStatus 100 Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
WhirlpoolWaterSpecial 35 85 Generation 4 — HM
HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Vacuum WaveFightingSpecial 40 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
DigGroundPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
Power-Up PunchFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
RetaliateNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

Makuhita learns the following moves in Pokémon Sun & Moon at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Focus EnergyNormalStatus
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
4Sand AttackGroundStatus 100
7Arm ThrustFightingPhysical 15 100
10Fake OutNormalPhysical 40 100
13Force PalmFightingPhysical 60 100
16WhirlwindNormalStatus
19Knock OffDarkPhysical 65 100
22Vital ThrowFightingPhysical 70
25Belly DrumNormalStatus
28Smelling SaltsNormalPhysical 70 100
31Seismic TossFightingPhysical 100
34Wake-Up SlapFightingPhysical 70 100
37EndureNormalStatus
40Close CombatFightingPhysical 120 100
43ReversalFightingPhysical 100
46Heavy SlamSteelPhysical 100

Egg moves

Makuhita learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Sun & Moon. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Makuhita egg moves page.

Moves learnt by TM

Makuhita is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Sun & Moon:

Transfer-only moves

Makuhita can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Sun & Moon.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega KickNormalPhysical 120 75 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega PunchNormalPhysical 80 85 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MetronomeNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormalStatus 100 Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
WhirlpoolWaterSpecial 35 85 Generation 4 — HM
HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Vacuum WaveFightingSpecial 40 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
DigGroundPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
Power-Up PunchFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
RetaliateNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Makuhita sprites

Type Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8
Normal Makuhita  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Makuhita  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Makuhita  sprite from Black & White Makuhita  sprite from X & Y Makuhita  sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon
Shiny Makuhita Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Makuhita Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Makuhita Shiny sprite from Black & White Makuhita Shiny sprite from X & Y Makuhita Shiny sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon

Where to find Makuhita

Ruby
Sapphire
Granite Cave, Rustboro City, Victory Road
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Granite Cave, Victory Road
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Route 225
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Cerulean Cave, Cliff Cave, Dark Cave, Diglett's Cave, Ice Path, Mt. Moon, Mt. Mortar, Mt. Silver, Rock Tunnel, Seafoam Islands, Slowpoke Well, Tohjo Falls, Union Cave, Whirl Islands, Victory Road
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Breed Hariyama
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Granite Cave, Rustboro City
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Route 2
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword
Shield
Not available in this game

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Makuhita
Japanese マクノシタ (Makunoshita)
German Makuhita
French Makuhita

Name origin

makushita
a division of sumo wrestling