Koffing is a Poison Gas Pokémon. Its body is cloud-shaped with a skull and crossbones on the lower parts of its body. It has openings that allow gases to escape. A Koffing will spew a harmless gas if its happy, and a poisonous gas if it's angry.
Koffing mainly eats rotten kitchen garbage.
Koffing have the ability Levitate. Levitate causes all -type moves to miss Koffing. Lighter-than-air gases in its body keep it aloft. The gases not only smell, they are also explosive. Koffing's signature attack is Poison Gas.
|Red/Blue||Pokémon Mansion|| Common (Red)|
|Gold/Silver||Mahogany Town, Burned Tower||Common|
|Crystal||Mahogany Town, Burned Tower||Common|
|Ruby/Sapphire||Fiery Path|| Common (Ruby)|
|FireRed/LeafGreen||Pokémon Mansion|| Common (FireRed)|
|Black/White||Poké Transfer, Dream World||None|
Side game locations
|Pokémon Channel||Ruins of Truth|
|Pokémon Pinball Ruby & Sapphire||Volcano (Ruby Field)|
|Pokémon Trozei!|| Phobosphere|
Endless Level 32
Forever Level 15
Mr. Who's Den
|Red Rescue Team & Blue Rescue Team|| Sky Tower (9F-16F)|
Wish Cave (71F-75F)
Joyous Tower (65F-70F)
|Explorers of Time & Explorers of Darkness|| Mystifying Forest (B1F-B13F)|
Mystery Jungle (B1F-B29F)
|Pokémon Ranger: Shadows of Almia||Chroma Ruins|
|Pokémon Rumble||Eternal Tower|
- Despite Koffing's diet of rotten kitchen garbage, it is unable to learn Gunk Shot, which involves the description says that the user shoots filthy garbage at the foe.
- Koffings name (DOGARS) is sung in Roxie's Gym in the background in the Japanese version, while in the English version Pokémon is sung instead.
- In Pokémon Red and Blue, Koffing's skull and crossbones on its body appear above its face, rather than below its face as it currently does.
The name "Koffing" is a homophone for "coughing."
- Pokémon.com Pokédex
- Serebii.net Pokédex data
- Legendary Pokémon data
- The Pokémon Database
- Pokémon Dream Pokédex data
- Psypokes Psydex data