Arcanine is a Pokémon originating from the original games, based on Ryukyuan Komainu. It is a legendary Pokémon (via technicality) that is admired in China. It evolves from Growlithe via a fire stone.

Powers and Stats

Tier: At least High 6-C

Name: Arcanine

Origin: Pokémon

Gender: Varies (75% Male, 25% Female)

Age: Varies

Classification: Legendary Pokémon, 2nd Form Pokémon, Gen I Pokémon

Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Fire Manipulation, Electricity Manipulation, Darkness Manipulation, Speed Augmentation, Can hit intangible beings, Status Effect Inducement, Earth Manipulation, Fear Inducement (Via Intimidate), and Fire Absorption, Statistics Reduction

Attack Potency: At least Large Island level+ (Should be comparable to Abomasnow)

Speed: Relativistic (Comparable to other Fully-Evolved Pokémon, such as Poliwrath).

Lifting Strength: Superhuman

Striking Strength: At least Large Island Class+

Durability: At least Large Island level+

Stamina: High (Can run for a full 24 hours)

Range: Standard melee range, tens of 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.

Notable Attacks/Techniques:

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.


Notable Victories:

Matatabi (Naruto (The Universe)) Matatabi's Profile

Notable Losses:

Inconclusive Matches:

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