Rock (type)

Rock is a solid type as one might expect. Like Steel, Rock Pokémon usually have high defense - however, since many Rock Pokémon are part Ground they have a 4x weakness to both Grass and Water whose moves often come as Special type.

67
Rock type Pokémon
12
Single type Pokémon
55
Dual type Pokémon
18
Rock-type moves

Attack pros & cons

Tick Rock moves are super-effective against:

Fire Ice Flying Bug

Cross Rock moves are not very effective against:

Fighting Ground Steel

Defense pros & cons

Tick These types are not very effective against Rock Pokémon:

Normal Fire Poison Flying

Cross These types are super-effective against Rock Pokémon:

Water Grass Fighting Ground Steel

Rock effects

  • Rock type Pokémon do not take damage during a sandstorm.
  • The Special Defense of Rock type Pokémon is increased by 50% during a sandstorm.
  • The Sand Force ability increases the power of Rock type moves by 30% during a sandstorm.
  • The Delta Stream ability makes Rock type moves neutral against Flying type Pokémon.
  • The items Stone Plate, Hard Stone and Rock Incense increase the power of Rock type moves by 20% when held.
  • The Charti Berry, when held, neutralizes a super-effective Rock type move.

Dual-type attack pros & cons

This chart shows the strength of the Rock type against every type combination. The fraction of damage a Rock 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 22½½22½
Fire 22224242422222
Water 22½½22½
Electric 22½½22½
Grass 22½½22½
Ice 24222242422222
Fighting ½½½½½¼½½½½½¼½
Poison 22½½22½
Ground ½½½½¼½½½½½½¼½
Flying 24222422422222
Psychic 22½½22½
Bug 24222424222222
Rock 22½½22½
Ghost 22½½22½
Dragon 22½½22½
Dark 22½½22½
Steel ½½½½¼½¼½½½½½½
Fairy 22½½22½

Rock Pokémon stat averages

66.0
HP
Ranked #13
90.7
Attack
Ranked #6
107.1
Defense
Ranked #2
60.4
Sp. Attack
Ranked #16
73.8
Sp. Defense
Ranked #8
51.1
Speed
Ranked #18

Notable Rock-type trainers

Brock
Brock
Pewter City gym leader
Red/Blue/Yellow
Brock
Brock
Pewter City gym leader
Gold/Silver/Crystal
Roxanne
Roxanne
Rustboro City gym leader
Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald
Brock
Brock
Pewter City gym leader
FireRed/LeafGreen
Roark
Roark
Oreburgh City gym leader
Diamond/Pearl/Platinum
Brock
Brock
Pewter City gym leader
HeartGold/SoulSilver
Grant
Grant
Cyllage City gym leader
X/Y
Roxanne
Roxanne
Rustboro City gym leader
Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire

Rock Pokémon

There are 67 Rock-type Pokémon.
See also:

GeodudeGeodude
#074 / Rock · Ground
Alolan GeodudeGeodude
Alolan Geodude
#074 / Rock · Electric
GravelerGraveler
#075 / Rock · Ground
Alolan GravelerGraveler
Alolan Graveler
#075 / Rock · Electric
GolemGolem
#076 / Rock · Ground
Alolan GolemGolem
Alolan Golem
#076 / Rock · Electric
OnixOnix
#095 / Rock · Ground
RhyhornRhyhorn
#111 / Ground · Rock
RhydonRhydon
#112 / Ground · Rock
OmanyteOmanyte
#138 / Rock · Water
OmastarOmastar
#139 / Rock · Water
KabutoKabuto
#140 / Rock · Water
KabutopsKabutops
#141 / Rock · Water
AerodactylAerodactyl
#142 / Rock · Flying
Mega AerodactylAerodactyl
Mega Aerodactyl
#142 / Rock · Flying
SudowoodoSudowoodo
#185 / Rock
ShuckleShuckle
#213 / Bug · Rock
MagcargoMagcargo
#219 / Fire · Rock
CorsolaCorsola
#222 / Water · Rock
LarvitarLarvitar
#246 / Rock · Ground
PupitarPupitar
#247 / Rock · Ground
TyranitarTyranitar
#248 / Rock · Dark
Mega TyranitarTyranitar
Mega Tyranitar
#248 / Rock · Dark
NosepassNosepass
#299 / Rock
AronAron
#304 / Steel · Rock
LaironLairon
#305 / Steel · Rock
AggronAggron
#306 / Steel · Rock
LunatoneLunatone
#337 / Rock · Psychic
SolrockSolrock
#338 / Rock · Psychic
LileepLileep
#345 / Rock · Grass
CradilyCradily
#346 / Rock · Grass
AnorithAnorith
#347 / Rock · Bug
ArmaldoArmaldo
#348 / Rock · Bug
RelicanthRelicanth
#369 / Water · Rock
RegirockRegirock
#377 / Rock
CranidosCranidos
#408 / Rock
RampardosRampardos
#409 / Rock
ShieldonShieldon
#410 / Rock · Steel
BastiodonBastiodon
#411 / Rock · Steel
BonslyBonsly
#438 / Rock
RhyperiorRhyperior
#464 / Ground · Rock
ProbopassProbopass
#476 / Rock · Steel
RoggenrolaRoggenrola
#524 / Rock
BoldoreBoldore
#525 / Rock
GigalithGigalith
#526 / Rock
DwebbleDwebble
#557 / Bug · Rock
CrustleCrustle
#558 / Bug · Rock
TirtougaTirtouga
#564 / Water · Rock
CarracostaCarracosta
#565 / Water · Rock
ArchenArchen
#566 / Rock · Flying
ArcheopsArcheops
#567 / Rock · Flying
TerrakionTerrakion
#639 / Rock · Fighting
BinacleBinacle
#688 / Rock · Water
BarbaracleBarbaracle
#689 / Rock · Water
TyruntTyrunt
#696 / Rock · Dragon
TyrantrumTyrantrum
#697 / Rock · Dragon
AmauraAmaura
#698 / Rock · Ice
AurorusAurorus
#699 / Rock · Ice
CarbinkCarbink
#703 / Rock · Fairy
DiancieDiancie
#719 / Rock · Fairy
Mega DiancieDiancie
Mega Diancie
#719 / Rock · Fairy
RockruffRockruff
#744 / Rock
Lycanroc (Midday Form)Lycanroc
Midday Form
#745 / Rock
Lycanroc (Midnight Form)Lycanroc
Midnight Form
#745 / Rock
Minior (Meteor Form)Minior
Meteor Form
#774 / Rock · Flying
Minior (Core Form)Minior
Core Form
#774 / Rock · Flying
NihilegoNihilego
#793 / Rock · Poison