088 #088 Grimer #090 Shellder 090

Muk Muk #089 - Sludge Pokemon

Muk
Hear Muk's Cry
type Poison
gender 50.0% Male50.0% Female
height 4'11" 1.2 m
weight 66.2 lb. 30.0 kg
generation
National: #089 | Johto: #117 | Hoenn: #107

Family Family

General088
#088 - Grimer
Level089
#089 - Muk
Lv. 38

Breeding

Egg Groups Steps to Hatch
Indeterminate 5,100

089 Locations

Where to catch Muk in Pokemon Red

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
Pokemon Mansion (1f)39Walking in tall grass or a cave1%
Pokemon Mansion (2f)37Walking in tall grass or a cave1%
Pokemon Mansion (3f)42Walking in tall grass or a cave1%
Pokemon Mansion (B1f)42Walking in tall grass or a cave1%

Where to catch Muk in Pokemon Blue

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
Pokemon Mansion (1f)37Walking in tall grass or a cave4%
Pokemon Mansion (2f)39Walking in tall grass or a cave4%
Pokemon Mansion (3f)38-40Walking in tall grass or a cave15%
Pokemon Mansion (B1f)40Walking in tall grass or a cave10%

Where to catch Muk in Pokemon Yellow

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
Power Plant33-37Walking in tall grass or a cave5%
Pokemon Mansion (2f)35-38Walking in tall grass or a cave5%
Pokemon Mansion (3f)38-41Walking in tall grass or a cave5%
Pokemon Mansion (B1f)41Walking in tall grass or a cave10%

Moves Moves

Abilities

StenchHas a chance of making the opponent flinch when attacking.
Sticky HoldPrevents a held item from being removed by other Pokemon.

Level-up Moves

Lv.MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
1PoundNormalPhysical4035100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
1DisableNormalNone--20100%Disables the target's last used move for 1-8 turns.
1Poison GasPoisonNone--4080%Poisons the target.
30Poison GasPoisonNone--4080%Poisons the target.
33MinimizeNormalNone--20--Raises the user's evasion by two stages.
37SludgePoisonSpecial6520100%Has a 30% chance to poison the target.
45HardenNormalNone--30--Raises the user's Defense by one stage.
53ScreechNormalNone--4085%Lowers the target's Defense by two stages.
60Acid ArmorPoisonNone--40--Raises the user's Defense by two stages.

TMs/HMs

#MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
TM6ToxicPoisonNone--1090%Badly poisons the target, inflicting more damage every turn.
TM8Body SlamNormalPhysical8515100%Has a 30% chance to paralyze the target.
TM15Hyper BeamNormalSpecial150590%User foregoes its next turn to recharge.
TM20RageNormalPhysical2020100%If the user is hit after using this move, its Attack rises by one stage.
TM21Mega DrainGrassSpecial4015100%Heals the user by half the damage inflicted.
TM24ThunderboltElectricSpecial9515100%Has a 10% chance to paralyze the target.
TM25ThunderElectricSpecial1201070%Has a 30% chance to paralyze the target.
TM31MimicNormalNone--10--Copies the target's last used move.
TM32Double TeamNormalNone--15--Raises the user's evasion by one stage.
TM34BideNormalPhysical110--User waits for 2-3 turns, then hits back for twice the damage it took.
TM36SelfdestructNormalPhysical2005100%User faints.
TM38Fire BlastFireSpecial120585%Has a 10% chance to burn the target.
TM44RestPsychicNone--10--User sleeps for two turns, completely healing itself.
TM47ExplosionNormalPhysical2505100%User faints.
TM50SubstituteNormalNone--10--Transfers 1/4 of the user's max HP into a doll, protecting the user from further damage or status changes until it breaks.

Stats Stats

at level 100 Base Hindering (90%) Neutral (100%) Beneficial (110%)
HP105
Statbar
320 - 414320 - 414320 - 414
Attack105
Statbar
193 - 278215 - 309236 - 339
Defense75
Statbar
139 - 224155 - 249170 - 273
Sp. Attack65
Statbar
121 - 206135 - 229148 - 251
Sp. Defense100
Statbar
184 - 269205 - 299225 - 328
Speed50
Statbar
94 - 179105 - 199115 - 218
TOTAL 500
Statbar

Other Stats

Base Experience Max Experience Catch Rate Happiness EV Yields
157 1,000,000 75 70 HP: 1 point
Attack: 1 point

Images Images

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LeafGreen
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Flavor Text Flavortext

Black 2It's so stinky! Muk's body contains toxic elements, and any plant will wilt when it passes by.
White 2
Black
White
DiamondA toxic fluid seeps from its body. The fluid instantly kills plants and trees on contact.
Pearl
Platinum
HeartGoldThey love to gather in smelly areas where sludge accumulates, making the stench around them worse.
SoulSilverIts body is made of a powerful poison. Touching it accidentally will cause a fever that requires bed rest.
RubyFrom MUK's body seeps a foul fluid that gives off a nose-bendingly horrible stench. Just one drop of this Pokemon's body fluid can turn a pool stagnant and rancid.
Sapphire
Emerald
FireRedIt is usually undetectable because it blends in with the ground. Touching it can cause terrible poisoning.
LeafGreenThickly covered with a filthy, vile sludge. It is so toxic, even its footprints contain poison.
GoldThey love to gather in smelly areas where sludge ac­ cumulates, making the stench around them worse.
SilverIts body is made of a powerful poison. Touching it accidentally will cause a fever that requires bed rest.
CrystalAs it moves, a very strong poison leaks from it, making the ground there barren for three years.
RedThickly covered with a filthy, vile sludge. It is so toxic, even its footprints contain poison.
Blue
YellowSmells so awful, it can cause fainting. Through degeneration, it lost its sense of smell.

Other Other

Name Etymology As in muck
088 #088 Grimer #090 Shellder 090