Garchomp is a dual-type Dragon/Ground pseudo-legendary Pokémon. Its first form is Gible, which evolves into Gabite, and then Garchomp and can mega evolve with the use of the Garchompite.

Powers and Stats

Tier: 8-A | Low 7-B | 6-C | At least 6-C

Origin: Pokémon

Gender: Varies

Age: Varies

Classification: Pseudo-Legendary, Mach Pokémon

Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Darkness Manipulation, Fire Manipulation, Weather Manipulation, Flight, Sand Manipulation, Durability Negation, Resistance to Poison, Rock, and Fire moves, and an immunity to Electric moves

Attack Potency: Multi-City Block level+ (Able to harm others of his species) | Small City level (Scales to Seismic Toss) | Island level (Comparable, if not superior, to Charizard) | At least Island level (Stronger than before)

Speed: Massively Hypersonic+ | Sub-Relativistic | At least Sub-Relativistic (A good amount faster than a large amount of Pokémon) | At least Sub-Relativistic (Even factoring the potential speed decrease, it'd still be this speed)

Lifting Strength: Class 5 (Can use Strength) | Class 50 | Class 100

Striking Strength: Multi-City Block Class+ | Small City Class | Island Class | At least Island Class

Durability: Multi-City Block level+ (At least as durable as Rhyhorn) | Small City level | Island level | At least Island level

Stamina: High

Range: Standard melee range, hundreds of meters with most attacks. | Standard melee range, hundreds of meters with most attacks. | Standard melee range, tens of kilometers with most attacks.

Standard Equipment: None | None | None | Garchompite 

Weaknesses: Vulnerable to Fairy and Dragon type moves, especially vulnerable to Ice type moves.

Notable Attacks/Techniques:


  • Crunch: Garchomp bites the opponent with dark energy, potentially lowering physical defense.
  • Dual Chop: Garchomps slices the opponent twice with draconic energy and its scythe-like forearms.
  • Fire Fang: Garchomp fills its mouth with fire, and bites the opponent. This move has the potential for either burning or flinching.
  • Tackle: Garchomp rams into the opponent.
  • Sand Attack: Garchomp throws sand into the eyes into the opponent, lowering accuracy.
  • Dragon Rage: Garchomp fires draconic energy at the opponent. This move ignores durability to do set damage.
  • Sandstorm: Garchomp creates a sandstorm, which damages all that aren't Rock-, Ground-, or Steel- type, and ups special defense of Rock- types by half.
  • Take Down: Garchomp tackles the opponent. Hard. This move does recoil damage back to Garchomp.
  • Sand Tomb: Garchomp encases the opponent in a prison of sand, restricting movement and doing extra damage every so often.
  • Slash: Garchomp savagely claws the opponent for high damage. This move has a high critical hit ratio.
  • Dragon Claw: Garchomp claws the opponent after charging its draconic energy.
  • Dig: Garchomp goes underground to avoid damage, and comes up later to attack with earth energy.
  • Dragon Rush: Garchomp exhibits of overwhelming menace and tackles the opponent.

Abilities (Gible, Gabite, Garchomp)

  • Sand Veil: Evasion boosts during a sandstorm.
  • Rough Skin (Hidden): Inflicts damage to the attacker on contact.
  • Stealth: A Conquest ability. On Garchomp's favorite terrain, it becomes more likely to dodge moves.
  • Parry: A Conquest ability. Garchomp can use its scythes to parry attacks.
  • Tenacity: A Conquest ability. Making contact with Garchomp causes the opponent to flinch.

Ability (Mega Garchomp)

  • Sand Force: Boosts Mega Garchomp's Rock and Ground type moves while in a sandstorm.

Key: Gible | Gabite | Garchomp | Mega Garchomp



Notable Victories:

Notable Losses:

Inconclusive Matches:

Start a Discussion Discussions about Garchomp

  • Tyrantsumi vs One Rocky Boi

    4 messages
    • Shush he's rocky anyway
    • TheNeolancer wrote: Garchomp is ground, not rock type. I know, I was just trying to be witty lmao Anyway, who wins? I'm dying to know
  • Growlmon vs Garchomp

    3 messages
    • Most of their stats are about the same but I'd give this to Garchomp with higher striking strength (GJ+ whereas Growlmon is just GJ) ...
    • can somebody close this ? now that garchomp is mountain level, this is a stomp