Arcanine is a Pokemon originating from the original games, based on Ryukyuan Komainu. It is a legendary Pokemon (via technicality) that is admired in China. It evolves from Growlithe via a fire stone at level 40.
Powers and Stats
Tier: At least 7-A
Gender: Varies (75% Male, 25% Female)
Classification: Legendary Pokemon, 2nd Form Pokemon, Gen I Pokemon
Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Superhuman Speed, Fire Manipulation, Electricity Manipulation, Darkness Manipulation, Speed Augmentation, Can hit intangibles, Status Effect Inducement, Earth Manipulation, Fear Inducement (via Intimidate), Can absorb any fire related attack
Attack Potency: At least Mountain level+ (Via Powerscaling to other powerful 2-Stage final form Pokemon)
Speed: At least Transonic via powerscaling (Can also run 6200 miles in a day)
Lifting Strength: Unknown
Striking Strength: At least Mountain Class+
Durability: At least Mountain level+
Stamina: High (Can run for a full 24 hours)
Range: Several kilometers with ranged attacks, such as Flamethrower and Heat Wave
Standard Equipment: Gold Leaf or Rawst Berry
Intelligence: Above Average
Weaknesses: Water, Ground, and Rock type attacks
For a list of Arcanine's moves, see here
- Intimidate: Lowers the opponents' physical attack.
- Flash Fire: Powers up Fire-type moves if hit by one.
- Justified (Hidden): Raises physical attack stats when hit by a Dark-type move.
Note: Several of Arcanine's abilities are taken from Growlithe, its pre-evolution.