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
Gender: Varies (75% Male, 25% Female)
Classification: Legendary Pokémon, 2nd Form Pokémon, Gen I Pokémon
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), and Fire Absorption
Speed: At least Subsonic travel speed (Can run 6200 miles in a day), with at least Sub-Relativistic combat, reaction, and short burst speeds (Faster than Pokemon that can dodge or catch thrown things by Pokémon who can throw at these speeds)
Lifting Strength: Unknown
Striking Strength: Large Island Class+
Durability: Large Island 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.