Pokémon ORAS & RSE: The Best Dark-Types

Throughout the history of Pokémon, dark-types have been some of the most useful and deadly. Here is a list of the best dark-types in Pokémon ORAS and RSE.


Mightyena is a dark type Pokémon from Generation 3, and it is known as the Bite Pokémon. It is a very intimidating Pokémon that weighs 81.6 pounds and is 1 meter tall. Its ability is intimidating, and its experience yield is medium fast. The egg cycles of these pokemon are 15 (3,599–3,855 steps). 


Sableye is a Dark/Ghost-type Pokémon that was introduced in Generation 3. Its name is the Darkness Pokémon. Sableye has a height of 0.5 meters, weighs 11 kilograms, and has an ability called Keen Eye. It’s not hard to catch (45/255), and its base friendship is low (35). The egg cycles of these pokemon are 25 (6,169–6,425 steps). 


Sharpedo is a Water/Dark-type of Pokémon and its Pokédex number is 380. It is 1.8 m tall and weighs 88.8 kg with a base friendship of 35 (lower than normal). Its ability is Rough Skin which gives an Attack EV yield of 2 and a catch rate of 60 (7.8% with PokéBall, full HP). The egg cycles of these pokemon are 20 (4,884–5,140 steps). 


Shiftry is a Grass/Dark-type Pokémon known as the Wicked Pokémon. Shiftry was introduced in Generation 3, it is 1.3 meters tall and weighs 59.6 kilograms. Its abilities are Chlorophyll and Early Bird. It gives 3 Attack points to the Pokémon that catch it when it has full health points. Its base friendship level is 50, it evolves from Nuzleaf, and its base experience yield is 216 points. The egg cycles of these pokemon are 15 (3,599–3,855 steps). 

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