Fighting (type)

Fighting Pokémon are strong and muscle-bound, often based on martial artists. Fighting moves are super-effective against five other types (as is Ground), making them very good offensively. Most Fighting type moves are in the Physical category, for obvious reasons.

63
Fighting type Pokémon
22
Single type Pokémon
41
Dual type Pokémon
43
Fighting-type moves

Attack pros & cons

Tick Fighting moves are super-effective against:

Normal Ice Rock Dark Steel

Cross Fighting moves are not very effective against:

Poison Flying Psychic Bug Fairy

Cross Fighting moves have no effect on:

Ghost

Defense pros & cons

Tick These types are not very effective against Fighting Pokémon:

Bug Rock Dark

Cross These types are super-effective against Fighting Pokémon:

Flying Psychic Fairy

Dual-type attack pros & cons

This chart shows the strength of the Fighting type against every type combination. The fraction of damage a Fighting type move will deal is shown - ½ means 50% damage (not very effective), 2 means 200% (super-effective) and so on.

Nor Fir Wat Ele Gra Ice Fig Poi Gro Fly Psy Bug Roc Gho Dra Dar Ste Fai
Normal 222242240244
Fire 22½½½½2022½
Water 22½½½½2022½
Electric 22½½½½2022½
Grass 22½½½½2022½
Ice 422222240244
Fighting 22½½½½2022½
Poison ½½½½½½¼¼¼0½¼
Ground 22½½½½2022½
Flying ½½½½½¼½¼¼0½¼
Psychic ½½½½½¼½¼¼0½¼
Bug ½½½½½¼½¼¼0½¼
Rock 422224220244
Ghost 00000000000000000
Dragon 22½½½½2022½
Dark 422224224024
Steel 422224224024
Fairy ½½½½½¼½¼¼¼0½

Fighting Pokémon stat averages

74.6
HP
Ranked #5
104.7
Attack
Ranked #2
74.1
Defense
Ranked #9
66.9
Sp. Attack
Ranked #14
73.4
Sp. Defense
Ranked #10
76.5
Speed
Ranked #5

Notable Fighting-type trainers

Bruno
Bruno
Elite Four
Red/Blue/Yellow
Chuck
Chuck
Cianwood City gym leader
Gold/Silver/Crystal
Bruno
Bruno
Elite Four
Gold/Silver/Crystal
Brawly
Brawly
Dewford Town gym leader
Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald
Bruno
Bruno
Elite Four
FireRed/LeafGreen
Maylene
Maylene
Veilstone City gym leader
Diamond/Pearl/Platinum
Chuck
Chuck
Cianwood City gym leader
HeartGold/SoulSilver
Bruno
Bruno
Elite Four
HeartGold/SoulSilver
Marshal
Marshal
Elite Four
Black/White/Black 2/White 2
Korrina
Korrina
Shalour City gym leader
X/Y
Brawly
Brawly
Dewford Town gym leader
Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire

Fighting Pokémon

There are 63 Fighting-type Pokémon.
See also:

MankeyMankey
#056 / Fighting
PrimeapePrimeape
#057 / Fighting
PoliwrathPoliwrath
#062 / Water · Fighting
MachopMachop
#066 / Fighting
MachokeMachoke
#067 / Fighting
MachampMachamp
#068 / Fighting
HitmonleeHitmonlee
#106 / Fighting
HitmonchanHitmonchan
#107 / Fighting
Mega Mewtwo XMewtwo
Mega Mewtwo X
#150 / Psychic · Fighting
HeracrossHeracross
#214 / Bug · Fighting
Mega HeracrossHeracross
Mega Heracross
#214 / Bug · Fighting
TyrogueTyrogue
#236 / Fighting
HitmontopHitmontop
#237 / Fighting
CombuskenCombusken
#256 / Fire · Fighting
BlazikenBlaziken
#257 / Fire · Fighting
Mega BlazikenBlaziken
Mega Blaziken
#257 / Fire · Fighting
BreloomBreloom
#286 / Grass · Fighting
MakuhitaMakuhita
#296 / Fighting
HariyamaHariyama
#297 / Fighting
MedititeMeditite
#307 / Fighting · Psychic
MedichamMedicham
#308 / Fighting · Psychic
Mega MedichamMedicham
Mega Medicham
#308 / Fighting · Psychic
MonfernoMonferno
#391 / Fire · Fighting
InfernapeInfernape
#392 / Fire · Fighting
Mega LopunnyLopunny
Mega Lopunny
#428 / Normal · Fighting
RioluRiolu
#447 / Fighting
LucarioLucario
#448 / Fighting · Steel
Mega LucarioLucario
Mega Lucario
#448 / Fighting · Steel
CroagunkCroagunk
#453 / Poison · Fighting
ToxicroakToxicroak
#454 / Poison · Fighting
GalladeGallade
#475 / Psychic · Fighting
Mega GalladeGallade
Mega Gallade
#475 / Psychic · Fighting
PignitePignite
#499 / Fire · Fighting
EmboarEmboar
#500 / Fire · Fighting
TimburrTimburr
#532 / Fighting
GurdurrGurdurr
#533 / Fighting
ConkeldurrConkeldurr
#534 / Fighting
ThrohThroh
#538 / Fighting
SawkSawk
#539 / Fighting
ScraggyScraggy
#559 / Dark · Fighting
ScraftyScrafty
#560 / Dark · Fighting
MienfooMienfoo
#619 / Fighting
MienshaoMienshao
#620 / Fighting
CobalionCobalion
#638 / Steel · Fighting
TerrakionTerrakion
#639 / Rock · Fighting
VirizionVirizion
#640 / Grass · Fighting
Keldeo (Ordinary Forme)Keldeo
Ordinary Forme
#647 / Water · Fighting
Keldeo (Resolute Forme)Keldeo
Resolute Forme
#647 / Water · Fighting
Meloetta (Pirouette Forme)Meloetta
Pirouette Forme
#648 / Normal · Fighting
ChesnaughtChesnaught
#652 / Grass · Fighting
PanchamPancham
#674 / Fighting
PangoroPangoro
#675 / Fighting · Dark
HawluchaHawlucha
#701 / Fighting · Flying
CrabrawlerCrabrawler
#739 / Fighting
CrabominableCrabominable
#740 / Fighting · Ice
StuffulStufful
#759 / Normal · Fighting
BewearBewear
#760 / Normal · Fighting
PassimianPassimian
#766 / Fighting
Hakamo-oHakamo-o
#783 / Dragon · Fighting
Kommo-oKommo-o
#784 / Dragon · Fighting
BuzzwoleBuzzwole
#794 / Bug · Fighting
PheromosaPheromosa
#795 / Bug · Fighting
MarshadowMarshadow
#802 / Fighting · Ghost