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

Fighting moves are super-effective against:

Normal Ice Rock Dark Steel

Fighting moves are not very effective against:

Poison Flying Psychic Bug Fairy

Fighting moves have no effect on:

Ghost

Defense pros & cons

These types are not very effective against Fighting Pokémon:

Bug Rock Dark

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

75.9
HP
Ranked #4
105.8
Attack
Ranked #1
75.4
Defense
Ranked #9
67.2
Sp. Attack
Ranked #14
71.9
Sp. Defense
Ranked #11
77.1
Speed
Ranked #5

Notable Fighting-type trainers



Bruno
Elite Four
Red/Blue/Yellow


Chuck
Cianwood City gym leader
Gold/Silver/Crystal


Bruno
Elite Four
Gold/Silver/Crystal


Brawly
Dewford Town gym leader
Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald


Bruno
Elite Four
FireRed/LeafGreen


Maylene
Veilstone City gym leader
Diamond/Pearl/Platinum


Chuck
Cianwood City gym leader
HeartGold/SoulSilver


Bruno
Elite Four
HeartGold/SoulSilver


Marshal
Elite Four
Black/White/Black 2/White 2


Korrina
Shalour City gym leader
X/Y


Brawly
Dewford Town gym leader
Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire


Bruno
Elite Four

Fighting Pokémon

There are 63 Fighting-type Pokémon.
See also:

Keldeo
Ordinary Forme
#647 / Water · Fighting
Keldeo
Resolute Forme
#647 / Water · Fighting
Meloetta
Pirouette Forme
#648 / Normal · Fighting
Mewtwo
Mega Mewtwo X
#150 / Psychic · Fighting
Heracross
Mega Heracross
#214 / Bug · Fighting
Blaziken
Mega Blaziken
#257 / Fire · Fighting
Medicham
Mega Medicham
#308 / Fighting · Psychic
Lucario
Mega Lucario
#448 / Fighting · Steel
Lopunny
Mega Lopunny
#428 / Normal · Fighting
Gallade
Mega Gallade
#475 / Psychic · Fighting