Gengar

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Gengar
ゲンガー
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Haunter < Gengar > Mega Gengar

Species Type
Shadow Pokémon Ghost.pngPoison.png
Number Ability
#094 Levitate
Height Weight
4'11" (1.5m) 83.3 lbs (40.5kg)
Gender Ratio
Male: 50% Female: 50%
Evolves From Evolves Into
Haunter Mega Gengar
Egg Group Catch Rate
Amorphous 45
Tier EV Yield
4th Gen: OU
5th Gen: OU
6th Gen: OU
3 Special Attack Points


Gengar (ゲンガー) is the 94th Pokémon in the Pokédex. It is a Ghost/Poison-Type, and is known as the Shadow Pokémon.

Gengar uses the Levitate Ability, an Ability that gives it an immunity to Ground-Type attacks, any traps or hazards that are ground-based such as Spikes, and it cannot be trapped by users of the Arena Trap Ability.

Gastly can evolve into Haunter at Level 25 and can evolve into Gengar when traded to another game.

Gengar is in the Amorphous Egg Group, and its Egg takes approximately 5,120 Steps to hatch. It takes Gengar 1,059,860 Experience Points to reach Level 100.

Contents

[edit] Biology

[edit] Physiology

Gengar is a dark purple Pokémon which has a round-ish body. It has two ear like features that are pointy. It's back has some spikes on it which is supposed to be fur. Gengar now has hands that connect to its body, unlike its previous evolution Haunter. It also has a pair of short, stubby legs. It has a large mouth that is usually curved with an evil-looking grin. Gengar's eyes are reddish, with small black pupils.

[edit] Gender Differences

Gengar doesn't have any visible differences to differentiate between male and female.

[edit] Pokémon Information

[edit] Competitive Battling

Gengar has been a prominent member of the Over Used (OU) Tier in Competitive Battling since Generation I. Gengar's superb Speed, Special Attack, coverage, and offensive typing all attribute to it being a top choice for many players seeking an offensive Ghost type Pokemon.

[edit] Area Location

Game Rarity Location
Red/Blue/Yellow None Evolve Haunter
Gold/Silver/Crystal None Evolve Haunter
Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald None Trade
FireRed/LeafGreen None Evolve Haunter
Diamond/Pearl/Platinum 4% Old Chateau
HeartGold/SoulSilver None Evolve Haunter
Black/White None Evolve Haunter or Trade
Black 2/White 2 None Trade
X/Y None Evolve Haunter

[edit] Pokédex Entries

Gen Game Pokédex Entry
I Red Under a full moon, this Pokémon likes to mimic the shadows of people and laugh at their fright.
Blue Under a full moon, this Pokémon likes to mimic the shadows of people and laugh at their fright.
Yellow A Gengar is close by if you feel a sudden chill. It may be trying to lay a curse on you.
II Gold It steals heat from its surroundings. If you feel a sudden chill, it is certain that a Gengar appeared.
Silver To steal the life of its target, it slips into the prey's shadow and silently waits for an opportunity.
Crystal Hiding in people's shadows at night, it absorbs their heat. The chill it causes makes the victims shake.
III Ruby Sometimes, on a dark night, your shadow thrown by a streetlight will suddenly and startlingly overtake you. It is actually a Gengar running past you, pretending to be your shadow.
Sapphire Sometimes, on a dark night, your shadow thrown by a streetlight will suddenly and startlingly overtake you. It is actually a Gengar running past you, pretending to be your shadow.
Emerald Deep in the night, your shadow cast by a streetlight may suddenly overtake you. It is actually a Gengar running past you, pretending to be your shadow.
FireRed It is said to emerge from darkness to steal the lives of those who become lost in mountains.
LeafGreen On the night of the full moon, if shadows move on their own and laugh, it must be Gengar's doing.
IV Diamond It hides in shadows. It is said that if Gengar is hiding, it cools the area by nearly 10 degrees F.
Pearl Lurking in the shadowy corners of rooms, it awaits chances to steal its prey's life force.
Platinum The leer that floats in darkness belongs to a Gengar delighting in casting curses on people.
HeartGold It steals heat from its surroundings. If you feel a sudden chill, it is certain that a Gengar appeared.
SoulSilver To steal the life of its target, it slips into the prey's shadow and silently waits for an opportunity.
V Black The leer that floats in darkness belongs to a Gengar delighting in casting curses on people.
White The leer that floats in darkness belongs to a Gengar delighting in casting curses on people.
Black 2 The leer that floats in darkness belongs to a Gengar delighting in casting curses on people.
White 2 The leer that floats in darkness belongs to a Gengar delighting in casting curses on people.
VI X It hides in shadows. It is said that if Gengar is hiding, it cools the area by nearly 10 degrees Fahrenheit.
Y Hiding in people's shadows at night, it absorbs their heat. The chill it causes makes the victims shake.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire

[edit] Pokéthlon Statistics

Stats
Speed
Full.pngFull.pngEmpty.png
Power
Full.pngFull.pngEmpty.png
Technique
Full.pngFull.pngFull.pngFull.pngFull.png
Stamina
Full.pngFull.pngFull.pngFull.png
Jump
Full.pngFull.pngEmpty.png

[edit] Statistics

Base Stats Min- Min Max Max+
HP
60
. 230 324 .
Atk
65
121 135 229 251
Def
60
112 125 219 240
Sp. Atk
130
238 265 359 394
Sp. Def
75
139 155 249 273
Speed
110
202 225 319 350

[edit] Moves

[edit] Via Level-Up

Level Up
Level Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Start Hypnosis Psychic.gif N/A 60 Other.png
Start Lick Ghost.gif 30 100 Physical.png
Start
5
Spite Ghost.gif N/A 100 Other.png
8 Mean Look Normal.gif N/A N/A Other.png
12 Curse Ghost.gif N/A N/A Other.png
15 Night Shade Ghost.gif ?? 100 Special.png
19 Confuse Ray Ghost.gif N/A 100 Other.png
22 Sucker Punch Dark.gif 80 100 Physical.png
25 Shadow Punch Ghost.gif 60 N/A Physical.png
28 Payback Dark.gif 50 100 Physical.png
33 Shadow Ball Ghost.gif 80 100 Special.png
39 Dream Eater Psychic.gif 100 100 Special.png
44 Dark Pulse Dark.gif 80 100 Special.png
50 Destiny Bond Ghost.gif N/A N/A Other.png
55 Hex Ghost.gif 65 100 Special.png
61 Nightmare Ghost.gif N/A 100 Other.png

[edit] Via TM/HM

TM/HM
TM/HM No. Move Type Power Accuracy Class
TM06 Toxic Poison.gif -- 90 Other.png
TM09 Venoshock Poison.gif 65 100 Special.png
TM10 Hidden Power Normal.gif 60 100 Special.png
TM11 Sunny Day Fire.gif -- -- Other.png
TM12 Taunt Dark.gif -- 100 Other.png
TM15 Hyper Beam Normal.gif 150 90 Special.png
TM17 Protect Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM18 Rain Dance Water.gif -- -- Other.png
TM21 Frustration Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM24 Thunderbolt Electric.gif 90 100 Special.png
TM25 Thunder Electric.gif 110 70 Special.png
TM27 Return Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM29 Psychic Psychic.gif 90 100 Special.png
TM30 Shadow Ball Ghost.gif 80 100 Special.png
TM31 Brick Break Fighting.gif 75 100 Physical.png
TM32 Double Team Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM36 Sludge Bomb Poison.gif 90 100 Special.png
TM41 Torment Dark.gif -- 100 Other.png
TM42 Facade Normal.gif 70 100 Physical.png
TM44 Rest Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
TM45 Attract Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
TM46 Thief Dark.gif 40 100 Physical.png
TM48 Round Normal.gif 60 100 Special.png
TM52 Focus Blast Fighting.gif 120 70 Special.png
TM53 Energy Ball Grass.gif 90 100 Special.png
TM56 Fling Dark.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM61 Will-O-Wisp Fire.gif -- 85 Other.png
TM63 Embargo Dark.gif -- 100 Other.png
TM64 Explosion Normal.gif 250 100 Physical.png
TM65 Shadow Claw Ghost.gif 70 100 Physical.png
TM66 Payback Dark.gif 50 100 Physical.png
TM68 Giga Impact Normal.gif 150 90 Physical.png
TM77 Psych Up Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM83 Infestation Bug.gif 20 100 Other.png
TM84 Poison Jab Poison.gif 80 100 Physical.png
TM85 Dream Eater Psychic.gif 100 100 Special.png
TM87 Swagger Normal.gif -- 90 Other.png
TM88 Sleep Talk Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM90 Substitute Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM92 Trick Room Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
TM94 Secret Power Normal.gif 70 100 Physical.png
TM97 Dark Pulse Dark.gif 80 100 Special.png
TM98 Power-Up Punch Fighting.gif 40 100 Physical.png
TM99 Dazzling Gleam Fairy.gif 80 100 Special.png
TM100 Confide Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
HM04 Strength Normal.gif 80 100 Physical.png

[edit] Via Breeding

Via Breeding
Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Astonish Ghost.gif 30 100 Physical.png
Clear Smog Poison.gif 50 -- Special.png
Disable Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
Fire Punch Fire.gif 75 100 Physical.png
Grudge Ghost.gif -- -- Other.png
Haze Ice.gif -- -- Other.png
Ice Punch Ice.gif 75 100 Physical.png
Perish Song Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Psywave Psychic.gif  ?? 100 Special.png
Reflect Type Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Scary Face Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
Smog Poison.gif 30 100 Special.png
Thunder Punch Electric.gif 75 100 Physical.png

[edit] Past Moves

[edit] Generation III Move Tutor Moves

[edit] Emerald

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Dynamic Punch Fighting.gif 100 50 Physical.png

[edit] Fire Red/Leaf Green

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Mega Punch Normal.gif 80 85 Physical.png
Mega Kick Normal.gif 120 75 Physical.png
Body Slam Normal.gif 85 100 Physical.png
Double-Edge Normal.gif 120 100 Physical.png
Counter Fighting.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
Seismic Toss Fighting.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
Mimic Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Metronome Normal.gif -- -- Other.png

[edit] Pokémon XD: Gale of Darkness

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Selfdestruct Normal.gif 200 100 Physical.png

[edit] Generation IV

[edit] Via TM/HM

[edit] Via Move Tutor

[edit] Platinum/Heart Gold/Soul Silver
Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Ominous Wind Ghost.gif 60 100 Special.png
[edit] Heart Gold/Soul Silver
Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Headbutt Normal.gif 70 100 Physical.png

[edit] Generation V

[edit] Via TM/HM

[edit] Gastly via Dream World

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Sludge Wave Poison.gif 90 100 Physical.png

[edit] Via Move Tutor (Black 2/White 2)

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Drain Punch Fighting.gif 75 100 Physical.png
Foul Play Dark.gif 95 100 Physical.png
Giga Drain Grass.gif 75 100 Special.png
Icy Wind Ice.gif 55 95 Special.png
Knock Off Dark.gif 20 100 Physical.png
Pain Split Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Role Play Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
Skill Swap Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
Snatch Dark.gif -- -- Special.png
Snore Normal.gif 40 100 Special.png
Trick Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
Uproar Normal.gif 90 100 Special.png
Wonder Room Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png

[edit] Evolution Line

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Level 25
Trade
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Gengar


[edit] Type Matchups

Type Attack Advantages Attack Disadvantages Defense Advantages Defense Disadvantages
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