The Top 10 Best Rock Type Pokemon Ever

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


Honorable Mentions:

Armaldo, Alolan Golem, Coalossal, Cradily


10. Aggron

best rock type pokemon - aggron

Aggron claims an entire mountain as its own territory. It mercilessly beats up anything that violates its environment and vigilantly patrols its territory at all times.


Good attacks for Aggron: heavy slam, earthquake, fire punch, toxic, stealth rocks, curse


9. Omastar

best rock type pokemon - omastar

Omastar uses its tentacles to capture its prey. It is believed to have become extinct because its shell grew too large and heavy, causing its movements to become too slow and ponderous.


Good attacks for Omastar: hydro pump, scald, ice beam, earth power, shell smash


8. Kabutops

best rock type pokemon - kabutops

Kabutops swam underwater to hunt for its prey in ancient times. It was apparently evolving from being a water dweller to living on land as evident from the beginnings of change in its gills and legs.


Good attacks for Kabutops: liquidation, stone edge, knock off, superpower, rapid spin, aqua jet, swords dance


7. Archeops

best rock type pokemon - archeops

Archeops are intelligent and will cooperate to catch prey. From the ground, they use a running start to take flight.


Good attacks for Archeops: head smash, acrobatics, rock slide, steel wing, endeavor


6. Gigalith

best rock type pokemon - gigalith

The solar rays Gigalith absorbs are processed in its energy core and fired as a ball of light.


Good attacks for Gigalith: stone edge, rock blast, earthquake, stealth rock, toxic


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5. Lycanroc

best rock type pokemon - lycanroc

Lycanroc's quick movements confuse its enemies. Well equipped with claws and fangs, it also uses the sharp rocks in its mane as weapons.


Good attacks for Lycanrock: stone edge, fire fang, drill run, sucker punch, accelerock


4. Aerodactyl

best rock type pokemon - aerodactyl

Aerodactyl is a Pokémon from the age of dinosaurs. It was regenerated from genetic material extracted from amber. It is imagined to have been the king of the skies in ancient times.


Good attacks for Aerodactyl: stone edge, earthquake, pursuit, ice fang, roost


3. Tyrantrum

best rock type pokemon - tyrantrum

Thanks to its gargantuan jaws, which could shred thick metal plates as if they were paper, Tyrantrum was invincible in the ancient world it once inhabited.


Good attacks for Tyrantrum: head smash, outrage, dragon claw, earthquake, crunch, superpower, rock polish


2. Rhyperior

best rock type pokemon - rhyperior

Rhyperior fires out Geodude from the holes in its palms. Its carapace can withstand volcanic eruptions.


Good attacks for Rhyperior: earthquake, rock blast, megahorn, stone edge, ice punch, stealth rocks, toxic, swords dance


1. Tyranitar

best rock type pokemon - tyranitar

Tyranitar is so overwhelmingly powerful, it can bring down a whole mountain to make its nest. It wanders about in mountains seeking new opponents to fight.


Good attacks for Tyranitar: stone edge, pursuit, fire punch, earthquake, crunch, ice punch, dragon dance, stealth rocks



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