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 at level 40.

Powers and Stats

Tier: 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

Attack Potency: Large Island level+ (Should be comparable to Charizard)

Speed: At least Sub-Relativistic (Faster than Pokemon that can dodge or catch thrown things by Pokémon who can throw at these speeds)

Lifting Strength: Superhuman

Striking Strength: Large Island Class+

Durability: 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:

Notable Losses:

Inconclusive Matches:

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