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 OverUsed (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

Pokédex Entries

Gen Game Pokedex Entry
Pokémon Red Under a full moon, this Pokémon likes to mimic the shadows of people and laugh at their fright.
Pokémon Blue Under a full moon, this Pokémon likes to mimic the shadows of people and laugh at their fright.
Pokémon Yellow A Gengar is close by if you feel a sudden chill. It may be trying to lay a curse on you.



II Pokémon Gold It steals heat from its surroundings. If you feel a sudden chill, it is certain that a Gengar appeared.
II Pokémon Silver To steal the life of its target, it slips into the prey's shadow and silently waits for an opportunity.
II Pokémon Crystal Hiding in people's shadows at night, it absorbs their heat. The chill it causes makes the victims shake.



III Pokémon 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.
III Pokémon 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.
III Pokémon 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.
III Pokémon FireRed It is said to emerge from darkness to steal the lives of those who become lost in mountains.
III Pokémon LeafGreen On the night of the full moon, if shadows move on their own and laugh, it must be Gengar's doing.



IV Pokémon Diamond It hides in shadows. It is said that if Gengar is hiding, it cools the area by nearly 10 degrees F.
IV Pokémon Pearl Lurking in the shadowy corners of rooms, it awaits chances to steal its prey's life force.
IV Pokémon Platinum The leer that floats in darkness belongs to a Gengar delighting in casting curses on people.
IV Pokémon HeartGold It steals heat from its surroundings. If you feel a sudden chill, it is certain that a Gengar appeared.
IV Pokémon SoulSilver To steal the life of its target, it slips into the prey's shadow and silently waits for an opportunity.



V Pokémon Black The leer that floats in darkness belongs to a Gengar delighting in casting curses on people.
V Pokémon White The leer that floats in darkness belongs to a Gengar delighting in casting curses on people.
V Pokémon Black 2 The leer that floats in darkness belongs to a Gengar delighting in casting curses on people.
V Pokémon White 2 The leer that floats in darkness belongs to a Gengar delighting in casting curses on people.



VI Pokémon X It hides in shadows. It is said that if Gengar is hiding, it cools the area by nearly 10 degrees Fahrenheit.
VI Pokémon Y Hiding in people's shadows at night, it absorbs their heat. The chill it causes makes the victims shake.

[edit] Pokéthlon Statistics

Stat
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-MinMaxMax+
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
Spd
110
202 225 319 350

[edit] Moves

[edit] Via Level-Up

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

[edit] Via TM/HM

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


[edit] Via Breeding

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


[edit] Past Moves

[edit] Generation III Move Tutor Moves

[edit] Emerald

Move Type Power Acc% Class
Dynamic Punch Fighting.png 100 50% Physical

[edit] Fire Red/Leaf Green

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

[edit] Pokémon XD: Gale of Darkness

Move Type Power Acc% Class
Selfdestruct Normal.png 200 100% Physical

[edit] Generation IV

[edit] Via TM/HM

[edit] Via Move Tutor

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

[edit] Generation V

[edit] Via TM/HM

[edit] Gastly via Dream World

Move Type Power Acc% Class
Sludge Wave Poison.png 90 100% Physical

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

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

[edit] Evolution Line

Rare Candy Sprite.png
Level 25
Trade
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Gengar


[edit] Type Matchups

Type Attack Advantages Attack Disadvantages Defense Advantages Defense Disadvantages
Ghost.png/Poison.png
Ghost.png
Psychic.png
Grass.png
Dark.png
Normal.png
Steel.png
Ground.png
Poison.png
Rock.png
Bug.png
Fighting.png
Normal.png
Poison.png
Grass.png
Dark.png
Ghost.png
Ground.png
Psychic.png

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