Munchlax

Munchlax is a Normal type Pokémon introduced in Generation 4. It is known as the Big Eater Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Diamond It wolfs down its weight in food once a day, swallowing food whole with almost no chewing.
Pearl It hides food under its long body hair. However, it forgets it has hidden the food.
Platinum In its desperation to gulp down food, it forgets about the food it has hidden under its fur.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
It conceals food under the long fur on its body. It carts around this food stash and swallows it without chewing.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
In its desperation to gulp down food, it forgets about the food it has hidden under its fur.
X
Omega Ruby
It hides food under its long body hair. However, it forgets it has hidden the food.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
It conceals food under the long fur on its body. It carts around this food stash and swallows it without chewing.
Sun It needs to consume its own weight in food every day. As far as flavor is concerned, it’s indifferent.
Moon When it finds something that looks like it might be edible, it goes right ahead and swallows it whole. That’s why it gets fatter day by day.
Ultra Sun It hides food under its long fur, but it sometimes forgets about it and causes a stinky disturbance.
Ultra Moon Anything that looks edible, Munchlax will go on and swallow whole. Its stomach is tough enough to handle it even if the food has gone rotten.

Evolution chart

Munchlax
#446
Munchlax
Normal

(Happiness)
Snorlax
#143
Snorlax
Normal

Name origin

munch
to eat
relax
chill out, slacken

Moves learned by Munchlax

Munchlax sprites

Type Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Munchlax  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Munchlax  sprite from Black & White Munchlax  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Munchlax Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Munchlax Shiny sprite from Black & White Munchlax Shiny sprite from X & Y

See all Munchlax sprites

Where to find Munchlax

Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Route 205, 206, 207, 208, 209, 210, 211, 212, 213, 214, 215, 218, 221, 222, Eterna Forest, Floaroma Meadow, Fuego Ironworks, Valley Windworks
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Breed Snorlax
Black
White
Undella Town
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Breed Snorlax
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Route 1
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Trade/migrate from another game