Munchlax (Japanese: ゴンベ Gonbe) is a Pokémon introduced in Generation IV. It is known as the Big Eater Pokémon. It is known for its very high appetite and eats anything edible except Pokémon and humans. It is also known for its powerful Hyper Beam attack.-type
Munchlax has a teal-colored body with a cream-colored spot on its chest. Its round head is teal in the top half and cream on the bottom half. It has big, round eyes and large pointy ears. It has five-fingered hands and cream-colored feet with three clawed toes.
- Main article: May's Munchlax
In the anime, Munchlax first appeared in Destiny Deoxys, where it evolved into a Snorlax to stay afloat in the Block Bot flood, making it the first Generation IV Pokémon to appear in the anime. May currently owns a Munchlax, which she captured in Berry, Berry Interesting. A trainer named Kylie owns a Munchlax, which was seen in A Full Course Tag Battle!.
In the Pokémon Adventures manga, Diamond owns a Munchlax, which was his first Pokémon and is often seen eating with him. In Pokémon Diamond and Pearl Adventure!, a Collector, Ruin Maniac, Psychic and Galactic Grunt are all searching for a Munchlax, which is said to be very rare. Its Pickup ability takes Hareta's Pokédex but Munchlax returns it later
Munchlax evolves into Snorlax with a high friendship level.
Munchlax can only be found in Diamond and Pearl if you interact with Honey Trees. Even then, there is only a 1% chance to find a Munchlax. In Pokémon Black and White Version in Driftveil City a man will trade you a Munchlax for a Cinccino.
|Diamond/Pearl||Honey trees||Very Rare|
|Platinum||Honey trees||Very Rare|
|HeartGold/SoulSilver||Breed Snorlax, Transfer using Pokéwalker||None|
|Black/White||Poké Transfer or Dream World or Undella Town, summer only.||None|
Side Game Locations
|Explorers of Time & Explorers of Darkness|| Starter Pokémon, Mystifying Forest(B1-B13),
Mystery Jungle (B1-B29)
|Pokémon Ranger: Shadows of Almia||Vientown Beach or Chicole Village|
|Pokémon Rumble||Silent Forest|
|PokéPark Wii: Pikachu's Adventure||Meadow Zone|
|Pokémon Ranger: Guardian Signs||Curl Bay, Fire Temple|
Side Game Data
- Pokémon.com Pokédex
- Serebii.net Pokédex data
- Legendary Pokémon data
- The Pokémon Database
- Pokémon Dream Pokédex data
- Psypokes Psydex data