Dark (type)

Dark effect


Ghost Psychic
Fighting Dark Fairy


Fighting Bug Fairy
Ghost Dark

Dark-type Pokémon

There are 92 Dark-type Pokémon.

Rattata icon Rattata
Alolan Form
Dark Normal
Raticate icon Raticate
Alolan Form
Dark Normal
Meowth icon Meowth
Alolan Form
Persian icon Persian
Alolan Form
Grimer icon Grimer
Alolan Form
Poison Dark
Muk icon Muk
Alolan Form
Poison Dark
Gyarados icon Gyarados
Mega Gyarados
Water Dark
Moltres icon Moltres
Galarian Form
Dark Flying
Qwilfish icon Qwilfish
Hisuian Form
Dark Poison
Houndoom icon Houndoom
Mega Houndoom
Dark Fire
Tyranitar icon Tyranitar
Mega Tyranitar
Rock Dark
Zigzagoon icon Zigzagoon
Galarian Form
Dark Normal
Linoone icon Linoone
Galarian Form
Dark Normal
Sableye icon Sableye
Mega Sableye
Dark Ghost
Sharpedo icon Sharpedo
Mega Sharpedo
Water Dark
Absol icon Absol
Mega Absol
Samurott icon Samurott
Hisuian Form
Water Dark
Greninja icon Greninja
Water Dark
Hoopa icon Hoopa
Hoopa Unbound
Psychic Dark
Morpeko icon Morpeko
Full Belly Mode
Electric Dark
Morpeko icon Morpeko
Hangry Mode
Electric Dark
Urshifu icon Urshifu
Single Strike Style
Fighting Dark

Dark-type attacks

There are 53 Dark-type Moves.

Name Type Category Accuracy Power PP Effect
Assurance Dark Physical 100% 60 10 If the foe has already taken some damage in the same turn, this attack’s power is doubled.
Baddy Bad Dark Special 95% 80 15 The user acts bad and attacks the target. A wondrous wall of light is put up to weaken the power of the opposing Pokémon’s physical moves.
Beat Up Dark Physical 100% 10 Party POKéMON join in the attack.
Bite Dark Physical 100% 60 25 An attack that may cause flinching.
Black Hole Eclipse Dark 1 The user gathers dark energy using its Z-Power and sucks the target into it. The power varies, depending on the original move.
Brutal Swing Dark Physical 100% 60 20 The user swings its body around violently to inflict damage on everything in its vicinity.
Ceaseless Edge Dark Physical 90% 65 15 High critical hit ratio. Damages target with splinters each turn.
Comeuppance Dark Physical 100% 1 10 Deals more damage to the opponent that last inflicted damage on it.
Crunch Dark Physical 100% 80 15 An attack that may lower SPCL.DEF.
Dark Pulse Dark Special 100% 80 15 The user releases a horrible aura imbued with dark thoughts. It may also make the target flinch.
Dark Void Dark Status 50% 10 The foe is dragged into a world of total darkness that puts it to sleep.
Darkest Lariat Dark Physical 100% 85 10 The user swings both arms and hits the target. The target’s stat changes don’t affect this attack’s damage.
Embargo Dark Status 100% 15 It prevents the foe from using its held item. Its Trainer is also prevented from using items on it.
Fake Tears Dark Status 100% 20 Feigns crying to sharply lower the foe’s SP. DEF.
False Surrender Dark Physical 80 10 The user pretends to bow its head, but then it stabs the target with its disheveled hair. This attack never misses.
Feint Attack Dark Physical 60 20 An attack that never misses.
Fiery Wrath Dark Special 100% 90 10 The user transforms its wrath into a fire-like aura to attack. This may also make opposing Pokémon flinch.
Flatter Dark Status 100% 15 Confuses the foe, but raises its SP. ATK.
Fling Dark Physical 100% 10 The user flings its held item at the foe to attack. Its power and effects depend on the item.
Foul Play Dark Physical 100% 95 15 The user turns the target’s power against it. The higher the target’s Attack stat, the greater the damage.
G-Max One Blow Dark 5 Urshifu Single-Strike Style-exclusive G-Max Move. Strikes through Max Guard and Protect.
G-Max Snooze Dark 5 Grimmsnarl-exclusive G-Max Move. Makes opponents drowsy.
Hone Claws Dark Status 15 The user sharpens its claws to boost its Attack stat and accuracy.
Hyperspace Fury Dark Physical 100 5 Using its many arms, the user unleashes a barrage of attacks that ignore the effects of moves like Protect and Detect. This attack lowers the user’s Defense.
Jaw Lock Dark Physical 100% 80 10 This move prevents the user and the target from switching out until either of them faints. The effect goes away if either of the Pokémon leaves the field.
Knock Off Dark Physical 100% 65 20 Knocks down the foe’s held item to prevent its use.
Kowtow Cleave Dark Physical 85 10 Always hits.
Lash Out Dark Physical 100% 75 5 The user lashes out to vent its frustration toward the target. If the user’s stats were lowered during this turn, the power of this move is doubled.
Malicious Moonsault Dark Physical 180 1 The user, Incineroar, strengthens its body using its Z-Power and crashes into the target with full force.
Max Darkness Dark Physical 10 10 This is a Dark-type attack Dynamax Pokémon use. This lowers the target’s Sp. Def stat.
Memento Dark Status 100% 10 The user faints and lowers the foe’s abilities.
Nasty Plot Dark Status 20 The user stimulates its brain by thinking bad thoughts. It sharply raises the user’s Sp. Atk.
Night Daze Dark Special 95% 85 10 The user lets loose a pitch-black shock wave at its target. It may also lower the target’s accuracy.
Night Slash Dark Physical 100% 70 15 The user slashes the foe the instant an opportunity arises. It has a high critical-hit ratio.
Obstruct Dark Status 100% 10 This move enables the user to protect itself from all attacks. Its chance of failing rises if it is used in succession. Direct contact harshly lowers the attacker’s Defense stat.
Parting Shot Dark Status 100% 20 With a parting threat, the user lowers the target’s Attack and Sp. Atk stats. Then it switches with a party Pokémon.
Payback Dark Physical 100% 50 10 If the user can use this attack after the foe attacks, its power is doubled.
Power Trip Dark Physical 100% 20 10 The user boasts its strength and attacks the target. The more the user’s stats are raised, the greater the move’s power.
Punishment Dark Physical 100% 5 This attack’s power increases the more the foe has powered up with stat changes.
Pursuit Dark Physical 100% 40 20 Heavily strikes switching POKéMON.
Quash Dark Status 100% 15 The user suppresses the target and makes its move go last.
Ruination Dark Special 90% 1 10 Halves the opponent's HP.
Snarl Dark Special 95% 55 15 The user yells as if it is ranting about something, making the target’s Sp. Atk stat decrease.
Snatch Dark Status 10 Steals the effects of the move the foe uses next.
Sucker Punch Dark Physical 100% 70 5 This move enables the user to attack first. It fails if the foe is not readying an attack, however.
Switcheroo Dark Status 100% 10 The user trades held items with the foe faster than the eye can follow.
Taunt Dark Status 100% 20 Taunts the foe into only using attack moves.
Thief Dark Physical 100% 60 25 An attack that may steal a held item.
Throat Chop Dark Physical 100% 80 15 The user attacks the target’s throat, and the resultant suffering prevents the target from using moves that emit sound for two turns.
Topsy-Turvy Dark Status 20 All stat changes affecting the target turn topsy-turvy and become the opposite of what they were.
Torment Dark Status 100% 15 Torments the foe and stops successive use of a move.
Wicked Blow Dark Physical 100% 80 5 The user, having mastered the Dark style, strikes the target with a fierce blow. This attack always results in a critical hit.
Wicked Torque Dark Physical 100% 80 10 Wicked Torque has no added effects.