Pokémon Details
Official Art
Sugimori Artwork
Official Art
Global Link Art Image
Basic Info
Introduced Generation 1
Species Shadow Pokémon
Type Ghost Poison
Height 1.5m
Weight 40.5kg
Catch Rate 45
Base Happiness 70
Gender Ratio 50% Female / 50% Male
Pokédex 3D AR AR Marker
Generation 6 Cry
Names
Language Name
Chinese (Cantonese) 耿鬼
Chinese (Mandarin) 耿鬼
English Gengar
French Ectoplasma
German Gengar
Italian Gengar
Japanese ゲンガー
Japanese (Romanized) Gangar
Japanese (Trademark) Gangar
Korean 팬텀
Spanish Gengar
Dex Numbers
Abilities
  • Cursed Body: May disable a move used on the Pokémon.
  • * Shadow Tag: This Pokémon steps on the opposing Pokémon’s shadow to prevent it from escaping.
Evolutionary Chain
Pokemon
Level 25
Pokemon
Trade
Pokemon
Breeding
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Damage Taken
Bug 0.25x
Dark 2x
Fairy 0.5x
Fighting 0x
Ghost 2x
Grass 0.5x
Ground 2x
Normal 0x
Poison 0.25x
Psychic 2x
Forms
Mega
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Base Stats
Gen Type(s) HP ATK DEF SP. ATK SP. DEF SPEED TOTAL
8 Ghost Poison 60
65
60
130
75
110
500
7 Ghost Poison 60
65
60
130
75
110
500
6 Ghost Poison 60
65
60
130
75
110
500
Pokédex Entries
Game Dex Flavor Text
United States Shield It is said to emerge from darkness to steal the lives of those who become lost in mountains.
United States Sword On the night of a full moon, if shadows move on their own and laugh, it must be Gengar’s doing.
United States Stadium2 It steals heat from its surroundings. If you feel a sudden chill, it is certain that a Gengar appeared.
Japan Stadium やまで そうなん しそうな ひとを ねらって あらわれる。 つきのよるに わらうかげの げんいんとも いわれる。
United States Stadium Appears to attack people who get lost in the mountains. Said to be the culprit behind shadows that laugh in the moonlight.
United States Red Under a full moon, this Pokemon likes to mimic the shadows of people and laught at their fright.
United States Blue Under a full moon, this Pokemon likes to mimic the shadows of people and laught at their fright.
United States Yellow A Gengar is close by if you feel a sudden chill. It may be trying to lay a curse on you.
United States Gold It steals heat from its surroundings. If you feel a sudden chill, it is certain that a Gengar appeared.
United States Silver To steal the life of its target, it slips into the prey's shadow and silently waits for an oppertunity.
United States Ruby Sometimes, on a dark night, your shadow thrown by a streetlight will suddenly and startlingly overtake you. It is actually a gendar running past you, pretending to be your shadow.
United States Sapphire Sometimes, on a dark night, your shadow thrown by a streetlight will suddenly and startlingly overtake you. It is actually a GENGAR running past you, pretending to be your shadow.
United States Emerald Deep in the night, your shadow cast by a streetlight may suddenly overtake you. It is actually a GENGAR running past you, pretending to be your shadow.
United States LeafGreen On the night of a full moon, if shadows move on their own and laugh, it must be GENGAR's doing.
United States FireRed It is said to emerge from darkness to steal the lives of those who become lost in mountains.
United States Pearl Lurking in the shadowy corners of rooms, it awaits chances to steal its prey's life force.
United States Diamond It hides in shadows. It is said that if GENGAR is hiding, it cools the area by nearly 10 degrees F.
United States Platinum The leer that floats in darkness belongs to a GENGAR delighting in casting curses on people.
United States SoulSilver To steal the life of its target, it slips into the prey’s shadow and silently waits for an opportunity.
United States HeartGold It steals heat from its surroundings. If you feel a sudden chill, it is certain that a GENGAR appeared.
United States White The leer that floats in darkness belongs to a Gengar delighting in casting curses on people.
Japan Black くらやみに うかぶ えがおの しょうたいは ひとに のろいを かけて よろこぶ ゲンガーだ。
Japan White くらやみに うかぶ えがおの しょうたいは ひとに のろいを かけて よろこぶ ゲンガーだ。
United States Black The leer that floats in darkness belongs to a Gengar delighting in casting curses on people.
United States Black 2 The leer that floats in darkness belongs to a Gengar delighting in casting curses on people.
Japan White 2 くらやみに うかぶ えがおの しょうたいは ひとに のろいを かけて よろこぶ ゲンガーだ。
Japan Black 2 くらやみに うかぶ えがおの しょうたいは ひとに のろいを かけて よろこぶ ゲンガーだ。
United States White 2 The leer that floats in darkness belongs to a Gengar delighting in casting curses on people.
United States X It hides in shadows. It is said that if Gengar is hiding, it cools the area by nearly 10 degrees Fahrenheit.
Japan Y 夜中 人の 影に 潜りこみ 少しずつ 体温を 奪う。 ねらわれると 寒気が 止まらない。
South Korea Y 한밤중 사람의 그림자에 숨어들어 조금씩 체온을 뺏는다. 숨어들면 한기가 멈추지 않는다.
Italy Y Di notte si cela nell’ombra delle vittime per assorbirne il calore, provocando loro un tremito.
Spain Y De noche, se oculta en las sombras y absorbe el calor de la gente. El frío que transmite es estremecedor.
France Y Il se cache dans l’ombre des passants et vole leur chaleur. Ses victimes ressentent alors un frisson.
Germany Y Es versteckt sich im Schatten der Menschen und absorbiert deren Wärme, sodass die Menschen frieren.
United States Y Hiding in people’s shadows at night, it absorbs their heat. The chill it causes makes the victims shake.
Japan X ものかげに すがたを かくす。 ゲンガーの ひそんでいる へやは おんどが 5ど さがると いわれる。
Germany X Es versteckt sich im Schatten. Man sagt, wenn sich ein Gengar versteckt, kühlt es sich um 5 °C ab.
France X On dit que lorsqu’Ectoplasma se cache dans l’ombre, la température alentour chute de 5 °C.
Spain X Se esconde entre las sombras. Se dice que donde Gengar acecha, la temperatura baja 5 °C.
South Korea X 그림자에 모습을 숨긴다. 팬텀이 숨어 있는 방은 온도가 5도 내려간다고 전해진다.
Japan Y よなか ひとの かげに もぐりこみ すこしずつ たいおんを うばう。 ねらわれると さむけが とまらない。
Japan X 物陰に 姿を 隠す。 ゲンガーの 潜んでいる 部屋は 温度が 5度 下がるといわれる。
Italy X Si nasconde nell’ombra. Pare che nei luoghi in cui Gengar si cela, la temperatura si abbassi di 5 °C.
Germany Alpha Sapphire Nachts kann es passieren, dass dich dein Schatten im Licht einer Straßenlaterne plötzlich überholt. Dann ist es ein Gengar, das an dir vorbeiläuft und sich als dein Schatten ausgibt.
United States Omega Ruby Sometimes, on a dark night, your shadow thrown by a streetlight will suddenly and startlingly overtake you. It is actually a Gengar running past you, pretending to be your shadow.
Japan Alpha Sapphire 真夜中 街灯の 灯りで できた 影が 自分を 追い越して いくのは ゲンガーが 影に 成りすまして 走って いくからだ。
South Korea Alpha Sapphire 한밤중 가로등 빛에 생겨난 그림자가 자신을 앞질러 가는 것은 팬텀이 그림자인 척하며 뛰어가기 때문이다.
Italy Alpha Sapphire Talvolta, nelle notti buie, può accadere che un passante sia improvvisamente assalito dalla propria ombra. È opera di Gengar, che usa avvicinarsi fingendosi un’ombra.
Spain Alpha Sapphire Si alguien ve que su sombra le adelanta de repente en una noche oscura, es muy probable que lo que esté viendo no sea su sombra, sino a un Gengar haciéndose pasar por la misma.
France Alpha Sapphire Parfois, pendant les nuits noires, une ombre projetée par un réverbère peut tout à coup vous dépasser. Il s’agit d’un Ectoplasma qui court, en se faisant passer pour l’ombre de quelqu’un d’autre.
Japan Omega Ruby まよなか がいとうの あかりで できた かげが じぶんを おいこして いくのは ゲンガーが かげに なりすまして はしって いくからだ。
Japan Alpha Sapphire まよなか がいとうの あかりで できた かげが じぶんを おいこして いくのは ゲンガーが かげに なりすまして はしって いくからだ。
United States Alpha Sapphire Sometimes, on a dark night, your shadow thrown by a streetlight will suddenly and startlingly overtake you. It is actually a Gengar running past you, pretending to be your shadow.
Japan Omega Ruby 真夜中 街灯の 灯りで できた 影が 自分を 追い越して いくのは ゲンガーが 影に 成りすまして 走って いくからだ。
South Korea Omega Ruby 한밤중 가로등 빛에 생겨난 그림자가 자신을 앞질러 가는 것은 팬텀이 그림자인 척하며 뛰어가기 때문이다.
Italy Omega Ruby Talvolta, nelle notti buie, può accadere che un passante sia improvvisamente assalito dalla propria ombra. È opera di Gengar, che usa avvicinarsi fingendosi un’ombra.
Spain Omega Ruby Si alguien ve que su sombra le adelanta de repente en una noche oscura, es muy probable que lo que esté viendo no sea su sombra, sino a un Gengar haciéndose pasar por la misma.
France Omega Ruby Parfois, pendant les nuits noires, une ombre projetée par un réverbère peut tout à coup vous dépasser. Il s’agit d’un Ectoplasma qui court, en se faisant passer pour l’ombre de quelqu’un d’autre.
Germany Omega Ruby Nachts kann es passieren, dass dich dein Schatten im Licht einer Straßenlaterne plötzlich überholt. Dann ist es ein Gengar, das an dir vorbeiläuft und sich als dein Schatten ausgibt.
United States Sun Should you feel yourself attacked by a sudden chill, it is evidence of an approaching Gengar. There is no escaping it. Give up.
United States Moon It apparently wishes for a traveling companion. Since it was once human itself, it tries to create one by taking the lives of other humans.
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