Marshtomp

Marshtomp is a Water/Ground type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the Mud Fish Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 259
Type Water Ground
Species Mud Fish Pokémon
Height 0.7 m (2′04″)
Weight 28.0 kg (61.7 lbs)
Abilities 1. Torrent
Damp (hidden ability)
Local № 008 (Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald)
008 (Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire)

Training

EV yield 2 Attack
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 142
Growth Rate Medium Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Monster, Water 1
Gender 87.5% male, 12.5% female
Egg cycles 20 (4,884–5,140 steps)

Base stats

HP 70
250 344
Attack 85
157 295
Defense 70
130 262
Sp. Atk 60
112 240
Sp. Def 70
130 262
Speed 50
94 218
Total 405 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.

Type defenses

The effectiveness of each type on Marshtomp.

Evolution chart

(Level 16) (Level 36)

Marshtomp changes

Pokédex entries

Ruby The surface of MARSHTOMP’s body is enveloped by a thin, sticky film that enables it to live on land. This POKéMON plays in mud on beaches when the ocean tide is low.
Sapphire MARSHTOMP is much faster at traveling through mud than it is at swimming. This POKéMON’s hindquarters exhibit obvious development, giving it the ability to walk on just its hind legs.
FireRed
LeafGreen
It is at its best when on muddy ground with poor footing. It quickly overwhelms foes struggling in mud.
Emerald Its toughened hind legs enable it to stand upright. Because it weakens if its skin dries out, it replenishes fluids by playing in mud.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Its sturdy legs give it sure footing, even in mud. It burrows into dirt to sleep.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Living on muddy ground that provides poor footing has made its legs sturdy.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Its sturdy legs give it sure footing, even in mud. It burrows into dirt to sleep.
X Its sturdy legs give it sure footing, even in mud. It burrows into dirt to sleep.
Y Living on muddy ground that provides poor footing has made its legs sturdy.
Omega Ruby The surface of Marshtomp’s body is enveloped by a thin, sticky film that enables it to live on land. This Pokémon plays in mud on beaches when the ocean tide is low.
Alpha Sapphire Marshtomp is much faster at traveling through mud than it is at swimming. This Pokémon’s hindquarters exhibit obvious development, giving it the ability to walk on just its hind legs.

Moves learned by Marshtomp

Moves learnt by level up

Marshtomp learns the following moves in Pokémon Sword & Shield at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1EarthquakeGroundPhysical 100 100
1GrowlNormalStatus 100
1Mud ShotGroundSpecial 55 95
1Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100
1SurfWaterSpecial 90 100
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
1Water GunWaterSpecial 40 100
9Rock ThrowRockPhysical 50 90
12ProtectNormalStatus
15SupersonicNormalStatus 55
20Water PulseWaterSpecial 60 100
25Rock SlideRockPhysical 75 90
30Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85
35AmnesiaPsychicStatus
40Muddy WaterWaterSpecial 90 85
45ScreechNormalStatus 85
50EndeavorNormalPhysical 100
55Hydro PumpWaterSpecial 110 80

Moves learnt on evolution

Marshtomp learns the following moves when it evolves in Pokémon Sword & Shield (regardless of level).

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Mud ShotGroundSpecial 55 95

Egg moves

Marshtomp does not learn any moves by breeding in Pokémon Sword & Shield.

Moves learnt by TM

Marshtomp is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Sword & Shield:

Moves learnt by TR

Marshtomp is compatible with these Technical Records in Pokémon Sword & Shield:

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1GrowlNormalStatus 100
1Mud ShotGroundSpecial 55 95
1Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
1Water GunWaterSpecial 40 100
4Water GunWaterSpecial 40 100
9Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100
12ForesightNormalStatus
18BideNormalPhysical
22Mud BombGroundSpecial 65 85
28Rock SlideRockPhysical 75 90
32ProtectNormalStatus
38Muddy WaterWaterSpecial 90 85
42Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85
48EarthquakeGroundPhysical 100 100
52EndeavorNormalPhysical 100

Moves learnt on evolution

Marshtomp learns the following moves when it evolves in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon (regardless of level).

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Mud ShotGroundSpecial 55 95

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Ancient PowerRockSpecial 60 100
AvalancheIcePhysical 60 100
BarrierPsychicStatus
BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
CounterFightingPhysical 100
CurseGhostStatus
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
Ice BallIcePhysical 30 90
Mirror CoatPsychicSpecial 100
Mud BombGroundSpecial 65 85
RefreshNormalStatus
SludgePoisonSpecial 65 100
StompNormalPhysical 65 100
UproarNormalSpecial 90 100
WhirlpoolWaterSpecial 35 85
Wide GuardRockStatus
YawnNormalStatus

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Aqua TailWaterPhysical 90 90
Earth PowerGroundSpecial 90 100
EndeavorNormalPhysical 100
Ice PunchIcePhysical 75 100
Icy WindIceSpecial 55 95
Iron TailSteelPhysical 100 75
Low KickFightingPhysical 100
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
Stealth RockRockStatus
SuperpowerFightingPhysical 120 100
UproarNormalSpecial 90 100
Water PledgeWaterSpecial 80 100
Water PulseWaterSpecial 60 100

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon by a previous evolution of Marshtomp. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Hydro PumpWaterSpecial 110 80 Level up
Mud SportGroundStatus Level up
Rock ThrowRockPhysical 50 90 Level up
WhirlpoolWaterSpecial 35 85 Level up

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Marshtomp 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
Defense CurlNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
Dynamic PunchFightingPhysical 100 50 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega KickNormalPhysical 120 75 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega PunchNormalPhysical 80 85 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
Seismic TossFightingPhysical 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormalStatus 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormalStatus Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
RolloutRockPhysical 30 90 Generation 4 — Move tutor
DigGroundPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
Power-Up PunchFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
DiveWaterPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — HM
StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Marshtomp sprites

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

Where to find Marshtomp

Ruby
Sapphire
Evolve Mudkip
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Evolve Mudkip
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Trade/migrate from another game
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Evolve Mudkip
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Mudkip
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Brooklet Hill
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword
Shield
Location data not yet available

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Marshtomp
Japanese ヌマクロー (Numacraw)
German Moorabbel
French Flobio

Name origin

marsh
boggy area
stomp
step on with force