Corphish can have one of two Abilities: Hyper Cutter, which prevents opponents from lowering its Attack Statistic with either moves or Abilities, but can still reduce its Attack with a move such as Superpower; or Shell Armor, an Ability that prevents attacks from landing a Critical Hit. A third Ability is available to Corphish from the Dream World, the Adaptability Ability. This Ability doubles the power of all its Water-Type attacks instead of the normal 50% Same Type Attack Boost.
Corphish gain the opportunity to evolve into Crawdaunt starting at Level 30.
Corphish takes on the appearance of a small crab; a small crayfish to be more specific.
Corphish doesn't have any differences to differentiate between male and female.
Corphish can be found at Celestic Town in Diamond, Pearl, and Platinum when Fishing with the Super Rod. In Heart Gold and Soul Silver, Corphish appears in two different parts of the Safari Zone: at Rocky Beach after placing 15 Water Objects and fishing with the Super Rod, and Wetland after placing 10 Water Objects and fishing with the Good Rod.
Corphish appears at Secret Storage 2, Huge Storage 3, Endless Level 4 and Mr. Who's Den in Pokémon Trozei!.
Corphish appears at Waterfall Pond 6F-12F in the first round of Mystery Dungeon games. In Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness & Explorers of Sky, Corphish appears at End Lake B1-B24 at random. Corphish is exclusive to Stormy Adventure Squad in Mystery Dungeon 3, appearing at Cloudy Rockland B1-B15.
Corphish appears at the Underground Waterways in Pokémon Ranger. Corphish did not appear in either of the Pokémon Ranger sequels.
Corphish appears at the Meeting Place and Beach Zone in PokéPark Wii: Pikachu's Adventure. To obtain it, you'll have to find four bottles and place them in the Recycle Bin, then face it in a battle. In PokéPark 2: Wonders Beyond, Corphish can be found at Cove Town in the Cove Area. To befriend it, you'll need to avoid the Corphish whilst completing the Obstacle Course, then battle it. After successfully befriending it you'll be able to call Corphish into battle.
Corphish can be found at Challengers' Ground Beach 1-4 and Sunny Seashore Desert 4-3 in Pokémon Rumble Blast.
Trading Card Game
Corphish appears in a total of 12 sets. It is listed as a Commmon Card in the EX Dragon (3), EX Team Magma VS Team Aqua (2), EX Deoxys, EX Holon Phantoms (2), Legends Awakened and Supreme Victors sets. The lone appearance as an Uncommon Card for Corphish is in the EX Team Magma VS Team Aqua set.
Ash captured a Corphish in the episode Gone Corphishin'. During Ash's journey throughout Hoenn, Corphish would become one of Ash's best Pokémon, one that would never back down from an opponent no matter how tough.
Ash's Corphish also appears in the films Jirachi Wishmaker, Destiny Deoxys, Lucario and the Mystery of Mew and Pokémon Ranger and the Temple of the Sea, along with the Pikachu Shorts Pikachu's Summer Festival, Pikachu's Ghost Festival and Pikachu's Island Adventure.
Corphish's Manga info is unknown at this time.
Corphish is listed in the NFE, or Not Fully Evolved Tier of Competitive Battling as it is an unevolved Pokémon.
Via Move Tutor (Black 2/White 2)
Generation III Exclusive Move Tutor Moves (Fire Red/Leaf Green)
Generation IV Exclusive Moves
- TM03: Water Pulse
- TM43: Secret Power
- TM58: Endure
- TM78: Captivate
- TM82: Sleep Talk
- TM83: Natural Gift
- HM05: Whirlpool (Heart Gold/Soul Silver Only)
Via Move Tutor (Platinum/Heart Gold/Soul Silver
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