#089 Muk
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Pokémon Game Picture National No. Hoenn No. English name Japanese Name
Ruby/Sapphire
089 107 Muk ベトベトン
Betbeton
FireRed/LeafGreen
Ability: Stench & Sticky Hold
Stench: When Muk is in the first slot of party, Wild Pokémon encounters decrease
Sticky Hold: Muk's Item cannot be stolen
Emerald
Gender Ratio
Male: 50 % Female: 50 %
Classification Type 1 Type 2 Height Weight
Sludge Pokémon
3'11" 66.0 lbs
Evolution Chain
--Lv. 38-->

Wild Hold Item Dex Category Colour Category Footprint
RSE
Nugget - 5%
Purple

Flavour Text
Ruby From MUK's body seeps a foul fluid that gives off a nose-bendingly horrible stench. Just one drop of this POKéMON's body fluid can turn a pool stagnant and rancid.
Sapphire This POKéMON's favorite food is anything that is repugnantly filthy. In dirty towns where people think nothing of throwing away litter on the streets, MUK are certain to gather.
Emerald It prefers warm and humid habitats. In the summertime, the toxic substances in its body intensify, making MUK reek like putrid kitchen garbage.
Fire Red It is usually undetectable because it blends in with the ground. Touching it can cause terrible poisoning.
Leaf Green Thickly covered with a filthy, vile sludge. It is so toxic, even its footprints contain poison.

Location
Game Rarity Location
Ruby Evolve Evolve Grimer
Sapphire Evolve Evolve Grimer
Emerald Evolve Evolve Grimer
FireRed Evolve Evolve Grimer
LeafGreen Rare Pokémon Mansion Floors 1, 2, 3 & Basement 1
Colosseum None Trade from Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald/FireRed/LeafGreen/XD
XD Evolve Evolve Grimer

Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald/Colosseum/XD Level Up
LevelAttack NameTypeAtt.Acc.PPEffect %
Poison Gas
--5540--
Envelops the foe in a toxic gas that may poison.
Pound
4010035--
Pounds the foe with forelegs or tail.
Harden
----30--
Stiffens the body's muscles to raise DEFENSE.
4Harden
----30--
Stiffens the body's muscles to raise DEFENSE.
8Disable
--5520--
Psychically disables one of the foe's moves.
13Sludge
651002030
Sludge is hurled to inflict damage. May also poison.
19Minimize
----20--
Minimizes the user's size to raise evasiveness.
26Screech
--8540--
Emits a screech to sharply reduce the foe's DEFENSE.
34Acid Armor
----40--
Liquifies the user's body to sharply raise DEFENSE.
47Sludge Bomb
901001030
Sludge is hurled to inflict damage. May also poison.
61Memento
--10010--
The user faints and lowers the foe's abilities.

Fire Red/Leaf Green Level Up
LevelAttack NameTypeAtt.Acc.PPEffect %
Poison Gas
--5540--
Envelops the foe in a toxic gas that may poison.
Pound
4010035--
Pounds the foe with forelegs or tail.
Harden
----30--
Stiffens the body's muscles to raise DEFENSE.
4Harden
----30--
Stiffens the body's muscles to raise DEFENSE.
8Disable
--5520--
Psychically disables one of the foe's moves.
13Sludge
651002030
Sludge is hurled to inflict damage. May also poison.
19Minimize
----20--
Minimizes the user's size to raise evasiveness.
26Screech
--8540--
Emits a screech to sharply reduce the foe's DEFENSE.
34Acid Armor
----40--
Liquifies the user's body to sharply raise DEFENSE.
47Sludge Bomb
901001030
Sludge is hurled to inflict damage. May also poison.
61Memento
--10010--
The user faints and lowers the foe's abilities.

TM & HM Attacks
TM/HM #Attack NameTypeAtt.Acc.PPEffect %
TM01Focus Punch
15010020--
A powerful loyalty attack. The user flinches if hit.
TM06Toxic
--8510100
Poisons the foe with an intensifying toxin.
TM10Hidden Power
??10015--
The effectiveness varies with the user.
TM11Sunny Day
----5--
Boosts the power of FIRE- type moves for 5 turns.
TM12Taunt
--10020--
Taunts the foe into only using attack moves.
TM15Hyper Beam
150905--
Powerful, but leaves the user immobile the next turn.
TM17Protect
----10--
Evades attack, but may fail if used in succession.
TM18Rain Dance
----5--
Boosts the power of WATER- type moves for 5 turns.
TM19Giga Drain
601005--
An attack that steals half the damage inflicted.
TM21Frustration
??10020--
An attack that is stronger if the TRAINER is disliked.
TM24Thunderbolt
951001510
A strong electrical attack that may paralyze the foe.
TM25Thunder
120701030
A lightning attack that may cause paralysis.
TM27Return
??10020--
An attack that increases in power with friendship.
TM28Dig
6010010--
Digs underground the first turn and strikes next turn.
TM31Brick Break
7510015--
Destroys barriers such as REFLECT and causes damage.
TM32Double Team
----15--
Creates illusory copies to raise evasiveness.
TM34Shock Wave
60--20--
A fast and unavoidable electric attack.
TM35Flamethrower
951001510
A powerful fire attack that may inflict a burn.
TM36Sludge Bomb
901001030
Sludge is hurled to inflict damage. May also poison.
TM38Fire Blast
12085510
A fiery blast that scorches all. May cause a burn.
TM39Rock Tomb
508010100
Stops the foe from moving with rocks and cuts SPEED.
TM41Torment
--10015--
Torments the foe and stops successive use of a move.
TM42Facade
7010020--
Boosts ATTACK when burned, paralyzed, or poisoned.
TM43Secret Power
701002030
An attack with effects that vary by location.
TM44Rest
----10--
The user sleeps for 2 turns, restoring HP and status.
TM45Attract
--10015--
Makes the opposite gender less likely to attack.
TM46Thief
4010010100
While attacking, it may steal the foe's held item.
HM04Strength
8010015--
Builds enormous power, then slams the foe.
HM06Rock Smash
201001550
A rock-crushing attack that may lower DEFENSE.

Fire Red/Leaf Green/Emerald Tutor Attacks
Attack NameTypeAtt.Acc.PPEffect %
Body Slam
851001530
A full-body slam that may cause paralysis.
Mimic
--10010--
Copies a move used by the foe during one battle.
Explosion
2501005--
Inflicts severe damage but makes the user faint.
Substitute
----10--
Creates a decoy using 1/4 of the user's maximum HP.

Emerald Tutor Attacks
Attack NameTypeAtt.Acc.PPEffect %
Dynamicpunch
100505100
Powerful and sure to cause confusion, but inaccurate.
Snore
401001530
A loud attack that can be used only while asleep.
Endure
----10--
Endures any attack for 1 turn, leaving at least 1HP.
Mud-slap
2010010100
Hurls mud in the foe's face to reduce its accuracy.
Ice Punch
751001510
An icy punch that may freeze the foe.
Swagger
--9015100
Confuses the foe, but also sharply raises ATTACK.
Sleep Talk
----10--
Uses an own move randomly while asleep.
Thunderpunch
751001510
An electrified punch that may paralyze the foe.
Fire Punch
751001510
A fiery punch that may burn the foe.

Egg Moves
Attack NameTypeAtt.Acc.PPEffect %
Haze
----30--
Creates a black haze that eliminates all stat changes.
Mean Look
--1005--
Fixes the foe with a mean look that prevents escape.
Lick
201003030
Licks with a long tongue to injure. May also paralyze.
Imprison
--10010--
Prevents foes from using moves known by the user.
Curse
----10--
A move that functions differently for GHOSTS.
Shadow Punch
60--20--
An unavoidable punch that is thrown from shadows.
Explosion
2501005--
Inflicts severe damage but makes the user faint.

Egg Steps to Hatch
Effort Points from Battling it
Catch Rate
5,120 Steps HP: 1 Point, Attack: 1 Point 75

Egg Groups
Lists Of Groups
Group Names
Indeterminate

Stats
 HP AttackDefenseSp. AttackSp. DefenseSpeed
Base Stats105105756510050
Max Stats
Hindering Nature
414278 224206269179
Max Stats
Neutral Nature
414309249229299199
Max Stats
Beneficial Nature
414339273251328218

 
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