Electric type (Pokémon)

Electric type (Pokémon) is a anime/manga concept
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Strong against Water and Flying types, weak against Ground and Grass types.


Electric type is one of the 18 types of Pokemon available. Electric type moves used to be all special attacks but some of them are now physical.

Battle Properties


Electric type Pokemon are immune to the paralysis stat. They are super effective against Water and Flying types. Electric type does not affect Ground type. They are also ineffective against Dragon, Electric and Grass attacks.


The only weakness Electric type have is from the normal type moves, but due to some Pokemon having dual-type they might have more weaknesses. From the I generation the Electric type were resistance against Electric and Flying attacks, but afterward the Steel type was added.


  • Lt. Surge - Vermilion City's gym leader
  • Wattson - Mauville city's gym leader
  • Volkner - Sunyshore City's gym leader
  • Elesa - Nimbasa City's gym leader
  • Clemont - Lumiose City's gym leader


Lighting RodDraws in all Electric-type attacks moves to boost it's special attack stat
Motor DriveBoosts the speed stat when it's hit by an Electric-type move
Volt AbsorbRestores HP if it hit by an Electric-type move

Exclusive abilities to Electric Pokemon

StaticContact with the Pokemon may cause paralysis
Motor DriveBoosts the speed stat when it's hit by an Electric-type move
Volt AbsorbRestores HP if it hit by an Electric-type move



  • Pikachu
  • Raichu
  • Voltorb
  • Elctrode
  • Electabuzz
  • Jolteon
  • Pichu
  • Mareep
  • Flaffy
  • Ampharos
  • Elekid
  • Raikou
  • Electrike
  • Manectric
  • Mega Manectric
  • Plusle
  • Minun
  • Shinx
  • Luxio
  • Luxray
  • Pachirisu
  • electivire
  • Blitzle
  • Zebstrika
  • Tynamo
  • Elektrik
  • Elektross

Half Electric-type Pokemon

Primary Dual Type

  • Magnemite
  • Magneton
  • Zapdos
  • Mega Ampharos
  • Magnezone
  • Rotom
  • Heat Rotom
  • Frost Rotom
  • Wash Rotom
  • Mow Rotom
  • Emolga
  • Thundurus
  • Helioptile
  • Heliolisk
  • Dedenne

Secondary Dual Type

  • chinchou
  • Lanturn
  • Joltik
  • Galvantula
  • Stunfisk
  • Zekrom



  • Charge - The Pokemon boosts his Electric move it uses on the next turn. It also raise the Pokemon Special defense
  • Eerie Impulse - The Pokemon Generates an eerie impulse which reduces the target special attack
  • Electric Terrain - The Pokemon electrify the ground for 5 turns. Pokemon touching the ground can't sleep
  • Electrify - If the target is electrified before it uses a move during that turn, the target's move becomes Electric type.
  • Ion Deluge - The Pokemon release electricity which change Normal-type attacks to Electric-type
  • Magnet Rise - The Pokemon Levitate for 5 Turns
  • Magnetic Flux - Every Pokemon withe plus and minus abilities gets their defense and special defense risen
  • Thunder Wave - Causes paralysis to the opponent


  • Bolt Strike - The Pokemon charges his body with electricity which may paralysis the opponent on contact
  • fusion Bolt - The damage from this attack gets increased if another Pokemon uses Fusion Flare or Blue Flare immediately before the Pokemon using Fusion Bolt.
  • Nuzzle - The Target gets paralyzed
  • Spark - The target may get paralyzed
  • Thunder Fang - Might flinch the target or leave it paralyzed
  • Thunder Punch - Might leave the target paralyzed
  • Volt Tackle - Causes damage to the user and might leave the target paralyzed
  • Wild Charge - Causes little damage to the user.


  • Charge Beam - The user attacks with an electric charge. Any remaining electricity Might be used by the Pokemon to rise his special attack
  • Discharge - Might causes paralyzes
  • Electro Ball - The faster the user against the target the greater the damage
  • Electroweb - Reduces the target speed
  • Parabolic Charge - The user attacks everything in the field increases it's HP by half for every target got damaged
  • Shock Wave - This attack cannot be evaded
  • Thunder - Might causes paralyzes
  • ThunderBolt - Might causes paralyzes
  • Thunder Shock - Might causes paralyzes
  • Volt Switch - After attacking the Pokemon switches with another Pokemon in waiting
  • Zap Cannon - Causes damage and paralyzes
General Information Edit
Concept Name Electric type (Pokémon)
Japanese Name: でんきタイプ
Romaji Name: Electric type
Aliases Electric type Pokemon
1st manga book: Pokémon Adventures #1
1st anime episode: Pokémon #1
1st anime movie: Pokémon: The First Movie
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