Marowak

Marowak is a Ground type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the Bone Keeper Pokémon.

Marowak has a new Alolan form introduced in Pokémon Sun/Moon.

Pokédex entries

Red
Blue
The bone it holds is its key weapon. It throws the bone skillfully like a boomerang to KO targets.
Yellow Small and weak, this POKéMON is adept with its bone club. It has grown more vicious over the ages.
Gold It has been seen pounding boulders with the bone it carries in order to tap out messages to others.
Silver It collects bones from an unknown place. A MAROWAK graveyard exists somewhere in the world, rumors say.
Crystal Somewhere in the world is a cemetery just for MAROWAK. It gets its bones from those graves.
Ruby
Sapphire
MAROWAK is the evolved form of a CUBONE that has overcome its sadness at the loss of its mother and grown tough. This POKéMON’s tempered and hardened spirit is not easily broken.
FireRed It is small and was originally very weak. Its temperament turned ferocious when it began using bones.
LeafGreen The bone it holds is its key weapon. It throws the bone skillfully like a boomerang to KO targets.
Emerald A MAROWAK is the evolved form of a CUBONE that has grown tough by overcoming the grief of losing its mother. Its tempered and hardened spirit is not easily broken.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
From its birth, this savage Pokémon constantly holds bones. It is skilled in using them as weapons.
HeartGold It has been seen pounding boulders with the bone it carries in order to tap out messages to others.
SoulSilver It collects bones from an unknown place. Some whisper that a MAROWAK graveyard exists somewhere in the world.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
From its birth, this savage Pokémon constantly holds bones. It is skilled in using them as weapons.
X It is small and was originally very weak. Its temperament turned ferocious when it began using bones.
Y The bone it holds is its key weapon. It throws the bone skillfully like a boomerang to KO targets.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Marowak is the evolved form of a Cubone that has overcome its sadness at the loss of its mother and grown tough. This Pokémon’s tempered and hardened spirit is not easily broken.
Sun Originally, it was weak and timid. After evolution, its temperament becomes violent, and it begins to wield bones as weapons.
Moon This Pokémon is out for vengeance on its natural enemy, Mandibuzz. It throws bones like boomerangs to try to take it down.
Ultra Sun It throws bones at Mandibuzz to knock it down. It’s thought that Marowak is trying to avenge its parent.
Ultra Moon They thump their bones rhythmically to communicate among themselves. There are nearly 50 different rhythmic patterns.

Evolution chart

Cubone
#104
Cubone
Ground

(Level 28)
Marowak
#105
Marowak
Ground


(Level 28, Nighttime, in Alola)
Alolan Marowak
#105
Marowak
Alolan Marowak
Fire · Ghost

Name origin

marrow
material inside bone
whack
to hit

Moves learned by Marowak

Marowak sprites

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

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Where to find Marowak

Red
Blue
Victory Road
Yellow Safari Zone
Gold
Silver
Rock Tunnel
Crystal Route 9, 10
Ruby
Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
FireRed
LeafGreen
Seavault Canyon, Victory Road
Emerald Trade/migrate from another game
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Evolve Cubone
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Rock Tunnel
Black
White
Route 15
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Evolve Cubone
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Evolve Cubone