Nidoking is a PoisonGround-type Pokémon introduced in Generation I. It is also known as the 'Drill Pokémon'.

How to Obtain

Nidoking can be obtained by evolving a Nidorino with a Moon Stone, or by trade.


032MSNidoran♂ Level 16 ▶ 033MSNidorino Moon Stone ▶ 034MSNidoking


Moves when Obtained

  • Earth Power
  • Horn Attack
  • Megahorn

Moves taught by TMs

  • Earthquake
  • Thunderbolt
  • Brick Break
  • Hidden Power
  • Ice Beam

Moves that can be taught by Move-Relearner

  • Double Kick
  • Tackle
  • Toxic
  • Toxic Spikes
  • Fury Swipes
  • Acid

Type Effectiveness

Effectiveness Type(s)
Weaknesses Ground, Water, Psychic, Ice
Resistances Fighting, Poison, Rock, Bug, Fairy
Immunity Electric

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