The Best Legendary Dark Type Pokemon Ever - Ranked

If you want to add the best legendary dark type Pokemon to your team, look no further! These Pokemon have some of the best stats, move pools & abilities of all dark types which allow them to thrive in competitive battling and general game-play.


4. Guzzlord

best legendary dark type pokemon - guzzlord

Guzzlord has gobbled mountains and swallowed whole buildings, according to reports. It's one of the Ultra Beasts.


Good attacks for Guzzlord: draco meteor, dark pulse, fire blast, sludge bomb, knock off, heavy slam


3. Hoopa-Unbound

best legendary dark type pokemon - hoopa unbound

In its true form, Hoopa possesses a huge amount of power. Legends of its avarice tell how it once carried off an entire castle to gain the treasure hidden within.


Good attacks for Hoopa-Unbound: hyperspace fury, gunk shot, fire punch, drain punch, dark pulse, psychic, psystrike, thunderbolt, focus blast, nasty plot


Read more: The top 10 best non-legendary dark type Pokemon ever

2. Darkrai

best legendary dark type pokemon - darkrai

Darkrai chases people and Pokémon from its territory by causing them to experience deep, nightmarish slumbers.


Good attacks for Darkrai: dark pulse, thunder, sludge bomb, dark void, hypnosis, nasty plot


1. Yveltal

best legendary dark type pokemon - yveltal

When Yveltal's wings and tail feathers spread wide and glow red, it absorbs the life force of living creatures.


Good attacks for Yveltal: dark pulse, oblivion wing, sucker punch, U-turn, foul play, knock off, toxic, defog, roost



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