Munchlax

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Munchlax
[[File:Munchlax.png]]
Page Type(s)
N/A
Pokémon
Basic Information
Height
2'00" (0.6 m)
Weight
231.5 lb (105 kg)
Pickup/Thick Fat
Evolutionary Information
Stage
Basic
Evolves to...
Snorlax
Gender
87.5% male, 12.5% female
Species
Big Eater

Munchlax (Japanese ゴンベ, Gonbe) is one of the 493 fictional species of Pokémon in the Pokémon franchise. It's a normal type Pokémon.


Characteristics[edit | edit source]

It's body is blue with cream on the lower half of its face, on its upper chest, and on its feet. It also has an under bite. It has two pointy ears on the top of its head and three claws on its feet. It had five points at the end of its hand that serve as fingers.

Munchlax has the same abilities as Snorlax, only it is much weaker.

It can learn many different moves with TMs such as Solar Beam, Thunder, Focus Punch, and Brick Break.

In the Video Games[edit | edit source]

Munchlax Sprite.png

Munchlax Diamond and Pearl Sprite.

Shiny Munchlax Sprite.jpg

Shiny Munchlax Diamond and Pearl Sprite.





Munchlax can only be found in Diamond and Pearl if you interact with Honey Trees. Even then, there is only a 1% chance you'll find one.

You can also breed Snorlax with Full Insense attached.

PokeDex Entries

Diamond It wolfs down its own weight in food once a day, swallowing whole food with almost no chewing.

Pearl It hides food under its long body hair. However, it forgets it has hidden the food.


In Super Smash Bros. Brawl, if a Munchlax is released from its Poke Ball, it will eat any item on stage.

In the Anime[edit | edit source]

May has a Munchlax which she caught in Berry, Berry Interesting, episode 117 of the Advanced Generation. Pun curteosy of 4Kids!.

Munchlax made its debut in Destiny Deoxys where it evolved into a Snorlax.

A Munchlax appeared in episode 60 of Diamond and Pearl, Journey to the Unknown.

In episode 76 of Diamond and Pearl, a character named Chinatsu owned a Munchlax.

In the Manga[edit | edit source]

Pokemon Special[edit | edit source]

Diamond owns a Munchlax.

Pokemon Diamond and Pearl Adventure[edit | edit source]

In the fifth chapter, a Collector, Ruin Maniac, Psychic and Galactic Grunt are all searching for a Munchlax. Its Pickup ability takes Hareta's Pokédex but Munchlax returns it later.

In the TCG (Trading Card Game)[edit | edit source]

May's Munchlax TC Stats[edit | edit source]

Basic.

50 HP.

Uncommon.


Retreat Cost: One Clear Energy.

Weakness: Fighting Energy.

Resistance: Ghost Energy.

Dex: 446


Special Ability (Poke-POWER): Baby Evolution. Once during your turn (before your attack), you may put a card named May's Snorlax from your hand onto May's Munchlax (this counts as evolving May's Munchlax) and remove all damage counters from May's Munchlax.

Attacks[edit | edit source]

Munch Flip 3 coins. This attack causes 10 damage times the number of heads. (10x) Two Clear Energies


Munchlax TC Stats[edit | edit source]

Basic.

60 HP.

Rare.

Big Eater Pokémon

Height: 2'00"

Weight: 231.5 lbs.


It wolfs down its own weight in food once a day, swallowing whole food with almost no chewing.

Lv. 8


Retreat Cost: Two Clear Energy.

Weakness: Fighting Energy.

Resistance: None.

Dex: 446


Special Ability (Poke-POWER): Baby Evolution. Once during your turn (before your attack), you may put a card named Snorlax from your hand onto Munchlax (this counts as evolving Munchlax) and remove all damage counters from Munchlax.

Attacks[edit | edit source]

Heave Discard 2 cards from your hand. (If you can't discard 2 cards, this attack does nothing.) Flip 2 coins. This attack does 30 damage times the number of heads. (30x) One Clear Energy.

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