Mudkip < Marshtomp > Swampert

Species Type
Mud Fish Pokémon Water.pngGround.png
Number Ability
#259 Torrent
Height Weight
2'4" (0.7m) 61.7 lbs (28kg)
Gender Ratio
Male: 87.5% Female: 12.5%
Evolves From Evolves Into
Mudkip Swampert
Egg Group Catch Rate
Monster / Water 1 45
Tier EV Yield
NFE 2 Attack Points

Marshtomp (ヌマクロー) is the 8th Pokémon in the Hoenn Pokédex. It is a Water/Ground Type, and is known as the Mud Fish Pokémon.

Marshtomp has the ability Torrent. With this ability, the power of Marshtomp's Water-Type attacks increases by 50% once its HP falls below one-third of its maximum. Marshtomp from the Dream World can have a second ability, called Damp. With this ability, no Pokémon will be able to use Selfdestruct and Explosion while the Pokémon with the Damp Ability is on the field because Damp nullifies these moves.

Mudkip evolve into Marshtomp starting at Level 16, and can evolve a second time into Swampert starting at Level 36.

Marshtomp is in the Egg Groups Monster and Water 1, and its Egg takes approximately 5,120 Steps to hatch. It takes Marshtomp 1,059,860 Experience Points to reach Level 100.


[edit] Biology

[edit] Physiology

Marshtomp takes the appearance of a blue mudfish with four legs. Its cheeks and stomach are orange, and the fins on its head and tail are grey in color.

[edit] Gender Differences

Marshtomp doesn't have any distinguishable characteristics to help differentiate between male and female.

[edit] Game Information

[edit] Original Games

Marshtomp can only be obtained by evolving a Mudkip.

[edit] Spin-off Games

Marshtomp appears at Endless Levels 66 & 81, Forever Level 16 and Mr. Who's Den in Pokémon Trozei!.

In the original Mystery Dungeon game, Marshtomp can be found at Mt. Faraway 10F-19F and Waterfall Pond 13F-18F. In Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness and Explorers of Sky, Marshtomp appears at End Lake B1-B24. Marshtomp is exclusive to Stormy Adventure Squad in Mystery Dungeon 3, but its precise information is unknown as of writing.

Marshtomp appears at Lila Forest in Pokémon Ranger. Marshtomp did not appear in Pokémon Ranger: Shadows of Almia, but returned in Pokémon Ranger: Guardian Signs at the Hot Springs of Faldera Volcano in the Present, along with the Ice Temple Mission "Save the Frightened Vulpix" and the Dark Temple Mission "A Fork in the Dark Road," either by defeating it or another member of its evolutionary chain, obtaining a slate that it drops and defeating the boss Pokémon within the time limit.

Marshtomp can be found at Soothing Shore Lake 2-3 in Pokémon Rumble Blast.

[edit] Trading Card Game

Marshtomp appears in eight different sets, the 9th Movie Halfdeck, a Nintendo Promo, and Pokémon Organized Play Series 3 as a Common Card. Marshtomp is listed as an Uncommon Card in the EX Ruby and Sapphire (2), EX Dragon, EX Emerald, EX Crystal Guardians, Great Encounters, and Supreme Victors sets. A second Marshtomp card is in the EX Crystal Guardians set, but is listed as a Rare card instead.

[edit] Anime/Manga Information

[edit] Anime

Another trainer would be reunited with his Marshtomp in the episode Abandon Ship!, who had been separated from his Pokémon when he had to abandon ship, but were reunited--not before the Marshtomp evolved into a Swampert.

Brock's Mudkip would evolve into a Marshtomp in the episode A Chip off the Old Brock. It would be a key member of Brock's team until it was left at home with some of his Pokémon at Pewter City in between the episodes Home Is Where The Start Is and Brock's first appearance in Sinnoh.

[edit] Movies

Brock's Marshtomp appeared in the film Pokémon Ranger and the Temple of the Sea and the Pikachu Short Pikachu's Island Adventure.

[edit] Manga

Marshtomp's Manga information is unknown as of writing.

[edit] Pokémon Information

[edit] Competitive Battling

Marshtomp is listed in the NFE, or Not Fully Evolved tier of Competitive Battling as it is a Pokémon that has yet to reach its final evolution.

[edit] Area Location

Game Rarity Location
Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald None Evolve Mudkip
FireRed/LeafGreen None Trade
Diamond/Pearl/Platinum None Pal Park or Trade
HeartGold/SoulSilver None Pal Park, Trade, or Evovle Mudkip
Black/White None PokéTransfer, Dream World or Trade
Black 2/White 2 None PokéTransfer, Dream World or Trade

[edit] Pokédex Entries

Pokédex Entries

Gen Game Pokedex Entry
Pokémon Red N/A
Pokémon Blue N/A
Pokémon Yellow N/A

II Pokémon Gold N/A
II Pokémon Silver N/A
II Pokémon Crystal N/A

III Pokémon Ruby The surface of Marshtomp's body is enveloped by a thin, sticky film that enables it to live on land. This Pokémon plays in mud on beaches when the ocean tide is low.
III Pokémon Sapphire Marshtomp is much faster at traveling through mud than it is at swimming. This Pokémon's hindquarters exhibit obvious development, giving it the ability to walk on just its hind legs.
III Pokémon Emerald Its toughened hind legs enable it to stand upright. Because it weakens if its skin dries out, it replenishes fluids by playing in mud.
III Pokémon FireRed It is at its best when on muddy ground with poor footing. It quickly overwhelms foes struggling in mud.
III Pokémon LeafGreen It is at its best when on muddy ground with poor footing. It quickly overwhelms foes struggling in mud.

IV Pokémon Diamond Its sturdy legs give it sure footing, even in mud. It burrows into dirt to sleep.
IV Pokémon Pearl Its sturdy legs give it sure footing, even in mud. It burrows into dirt to sleep.
IV Pokémon Platinum Its sturdy legs give it sure footing, even in mud. It burrows into dirt to sleep.
IV Pokémon HeartGold Living on muddy ground that provides poor footing has made its legs sturdy.
IV Pokémon SoulSilver Living on muddy ground that provides poor footing has made its legs sturdy.

V Pokémon Black Its sturdy legs give it sure footing, even in mud. It burrows into dirt to sleep.
V Pokémon White Its sturdy legs give it sure footing, even in mud. It burrows into dirt to sleep.
V Pokémon Black 2 Its sturdy legs give it sure footing, even in mud. It burrows into dirt to sleep.
V Pokémon White 2 Its sturdy legs give it sure footing, even in mud. It burrows into dirt to sleep.

VI Pokémon X
VI Pokémon Y

[edit] Pokéathlon Statistics

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

[edit] Statistics

Base Stats
- 250 344 -
157 175 269 295
130 145 239 262
Sp. Atk
112 125 219 240
Sp. Def
130 145 239 262
94 105 199 218

[edit] Moves

[edit] Via Level-Up

Level Move Type Power Acc% Class
Start Tackle Normal.png 50 100 Physical
Start Growl Normal.png N/A 100 Status
Mud-Slap Ground.png 20 100 Special
Water Gun Water.png 40 100 Special
15 Bide Normal.png ?? N/A Physical
16 Mud Shot Ground.png 55 95 Special
20 Foresight Normal.png N/A N/A Status
25 Mud Bomb Ground.png 65 85 Special
31 Take Down Normal.png 90 85 Physical
37 Muddy Water Water.png 95 85 Special
42 Protect Normal.png N/A N/A Status
46 Earthquake Ground.png 100 100 Physical
53 Endeavor Normal.png ?? 100 Physical

[edit] Via TM/HM

TM/HM No. Move Type Power Acc% Class
TM06 Toxic Poison.png -- 90 Status
TM07 Hail Ice.png -- -- Status
TM10 Hidden Power Normal.png 60 100 Special
TM13 Ice Beam Ice.png 90 100 Special
TM14 Blizzard Ice.png 110 70 Special
TM17 Protect Normal.png -- -- Status
TM18 Rain Dance Water.png -- -- Status
TM21 Frustration Normal.png  ?? 100 Physical
TM26 Earthquake Ground.png 100 100 Physical
TM27 Return Normal.png  ?? 100 Physical
TM28 Dig Ground.png 80 100 Physical
TM31 Brick Break Fighting.png 75 100 Physical
TM32 Double Team Normal.png -- -- Status
TM34 Sludge Wave Poison.png 95 100 Special
TM39 Rock Tomb Rock.png 60 95 Physical
TM42 Facade Normal.png 70 100 Physical
TM44 Rest Psychic.png -- -- Status
TM45 Attract Normal.png -- 100 Status
TM48 Round Normal.png 60 100 Special
TM49 Echoed Voice Normal.png 40 100 Special
TM55 Scald Water.png 80 100 Special
TM56 Fling Dark.png  ?? 100 Physical
TM78 Bulldoze Ground.png 60 100 Physical
TM80 Rock Slide Rock.png 75 90 Physical
TM87 Swagger Normal.png -- 90 Status
TM90 Substitute Normal.png -- -- Status
TM94 Rock Smash Fighting.png 40 100 Physical
HM03 Surf Water.png 95 100 Special
HM04 Strength Normal.png 80 100 Physical
HM05 Waterfall Water.png 80 100 Physical

[edit] Via Breeding

Move Type Power Acc% Class
Gust Flying.png 40 100% Special
Refresh Normal.png -- --% Status
Uproar Normal.png 90 100% Special
Curse Ghost.png -- --% Status
Stomp Normal.png 65 100% Physical
Ice Ball Ice.png 30 90% Physical
Mirror Coat Psychic.png  ?? 100% Special
Counter Fighting.png  ?? 100% Physical
Ancientpower Rock.png 60 100% Special
Whirlpool Water.png 35 85% Special
Bite Dark.png 60 100% Physical
Double-Edge Normal.png 120 100% Physical
Mud Bomb Ground.png 65 85% Special
Yawn Normal.png -- --% Status
Sludge Poison.png 65 100% Special
Avalanche Ice.png 60 100% Physical
Wide Guard Rock.png -- --% Status

[edit] Via Move Tutor

[edit] All Generation 5 Games

Move Type Power Acc% Class
Water Pledge Water.png 50 100% Special

[edit] Black 2/White 2 Exclusive Moves

Move Type Power Acc% Class
Aqua Tail Water.png 90 90% Physical
Earth Power Ground.png 90 100% Special
Endeavor Normal.png  ?? 100% Physical
Ice Punch Ice.png 75 100% Physical
Icy Wind Ice.png 55 95% Special
Iron Tail Steel.png 100 75% Physical
Low Kick Fighting.png  ?? 100% Physical
Sleep Talk Normal.png -- --% Status
Snore Normal.png 40 100% Special
Stealth Rock Rock.png -- --% Status
Superpower Fighting.png 120 100% Physical

[edit] Mudkip Exclusive Moves

Level Move Type Power Acc% Class
19 Sand-Attack Ground.png N/A N/A Status
24 Mud Sport Ground.png N/A N/A Status
33 Whirlpool Water.png 35 85 Special
42 Hydro Pump Water.png 120 80 Special

[edit] Generation III Exclusive Move Tutor Moves

[edit] Emerald

Move Type Power Acc% Class
Dynamicpunch Fighting.png 100 50% Physical
Defense Curl Normal.png -- --% Status

[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
Seismic Toss Fighting.png  ?? 100% Physical
Mimic Normal.png -- --% Status

[edit] Generation IV Exclusive Moves

[edit] Via TM/HM

[edit] Via Move Tutor

[edit] Platinum/Heart Gold/Soul Silver
Move Type Power Acc% Class
Rollout Rock.png 30 90% Physical
[edit] Heart Gold/Soul Silver
Move Type Power Acc% Class
Headbutt Normal.png 70 100% Physical

[edit] Evolution Line

Evolution Line
Mudkip Marshtomp Swampert
Level 16 -- Level 36

[edit] Type Matchups

Type Attack Advantages Attack Disadvantages Defense Advantages Defense Disadvantages

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