Machop (Pokédex. It is a Fighting-Type, and is known as the Superpower Pokémon.) is the 66th Pokémon in the
Machop can use one of two Abilities: Guts, which increases its Attack by one stage if it becomes afflicted with one of the five Status Conditions; or No Guard, which increases its Accuracy of its attacks-and attacks targeting it-to 100%. A third Ability is available to Machop from the Dream World, the Steadfast Ability, which increases its Speed by one stage each time it flinches.
Machop is in the Human-Like Egg Group, and its Egg takes approximately 5,120 Steps to hatch. It takes Machop 1,059,860 Experience Points to reach Level 100.
Machop has a human-like body figure. It's body colouration is a bluish-grey and the crest-like feature at the top of it's head is brown. Machop has a small pointy tail and on the each side of it's chest are three lines. It has large eyes with red irises and strangely Machop has no toes.
Machop has no gender differences.
Machop can be found at Fiery Path and Jagged Path in Ruby, Sapphire and Emerald, and Route 112 in Ruby and Sapphire. In Fire Red and Leaf Green, Machop can be found at Rock Tunnel 1F & B1, Victory Road 1F-3F, Mt. Ember, Mt. Ember Cave @ Mt. Ember 1F.
Machop can be found at Route 207, the North end of Route 210 and Mt. Coronet in Diamond, Pearl and Platinum, along with Route 208 in Diamond and Pearl, and Routes 206 and the East end of 211 in Platinum. In Heart Gold and Soul Silver, Machop can be found at Mt. Mortar, The Cliff Cave and Rock Tunnel, along with the Safari Zone's Wasteland in the Morning & Day. Machop can also appear on the Pokéwalker courses Rugged Road, Dim Cave & Scary Cave.
Machop can be found at White Forest in Pokémon White.
Machop makes appearances at Phobos Walker, Endless Level 27, Forever Level 27 and Mr. Who's Den in Pokémon Trozei!.
Machop is a Starter Pokémon in the first set of Mystery Dungeon games, and can also be found at Buried Relic 4F-8F and Wish Cave 17F-25F. In Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness and Explorers of Sky, Machop can be found at Shimmer Desert 1F, Maze Cave B1-B9 and Final Maze B1-B48. Machop is exclusive to Blazing Adventure Squad in Mystery Dungeon 3, appearing at Cheerful Meadow 1F-7F and Final Mountain 1F-3F.
Machop can be found at Sunny Seashore Canyon 4-3 in Pokémon Rumble Blast.
Machop can be found at Pugilis in Pokémon Conquest.
Trading Card Game
Machop is listed in 13 different sets. It is listed as a Common Card in the Base, Team Rocket, Gym Challenge, Neo Destiny, Expedition, Skyridge, EX Hidden Legends, EX Legend Maker, EX Power Keepers, Diamond and Pearl, Stormfront, Triumphant and Plasma Blast sets.
Ash's Primeape would go against another trainer's Machop in The Punchy Pokémon. After Machop tossed Primeape from the ring via Seismic Toss and Ash dove to catch his Pokémon, Primeape would obey Ash, leading his Pokémon to victory.
While Machop has yet to appear in any of the movies Wild Machop make an appearance in the Pikachu Short "Pikachu's Rescue Adventure".
Agatha would take command of a Machop Army in an assault on Pewter City. These Machop make appearances in Chapters 65, 69, 77 and 90.
Brawly uses a Machop to battle challengers at Dewford Gym. Later, this Machop would evolve into a Machoke; as a Machop he makes an appearance in Chapter 195.
Machop is listed in the Not Fully Evolved Tier of Competitive Battling as it is an unevolved Pokémon.
Via Dream World
Via Move Tutor (Black 2/White 2)
Generation III Exclusive Move Tutor Moves (Fire Red/Leaf Green)
Generation IV Exclusive Moves
- TM01: Focus Punch
- TM43: Secret Power
- TM58: Endure
- TM78: Captivate
- TM83: Natural Gift
- HM08: Rock Climb
Via Move Tutor
Heart Gold/Soul Silver
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