Character Information:

Ash's Gengar


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  • Flag Ash's Gengar
  • Flag サトシのゲンガー
  • Flag Satoshi no Gangar
  • Flag Satoshi's Gangar
Biography
Ash's Gengar was caught at the Sakuragi Institute in the Kanto region. Gengar's Trainer was its previous Trainer three years prior to Ash Ketchum catching it. Gengar's Trainer ran into Ash Ketchum while Ash's Gengar was attached to Ash Ketchum's shadow. He got rid of Gengar because he was very unlucky. He couldn't win a battle, and every Pokémon he tried to catch would get away. He also would fall down the steps and he'd lose things all the time. He blamed all these mishaps on Gengar's curse. He left Gengar at the building that years later would become the Cerise Laboratory. Since then, he thinks his luck had changed without Gengar.

Pokémon World Championships Battle VS Visquez

This was the first battle for Gengar as one of Ash Ketchum's caught Pokémon. The combination of Pikachu and Ash's Gengar during the Pokémon World Championships match was too much for Visquez's Raichu and it was defeated with a powerful Psychic attack. It then faced Visquez‘s Electrode. A lot of challengers come to the Vermilion City Gym with Ground-type moves and to deal with that, they trained Electrode to use Magnet Rise to control the battlefield. Despite defeating Ash's Gengar, Pikachu was able to defeat it to win the match.

Pokémon World Championships Battle VS Marnie

Marnie's Grimmsnarl battled against Ash's Gengar during a Hyper Class Battle for the Pokémon World Championships. The hair on is body is also a transformable weapon that is very effective. Both Trainers had a Dynamax Band on and it was a waiting game to see who would Gigantamax first. Grimmsnarl was the one that ended up Gigantamaxing first while Gengar continued to battle. Realizing that he needed to match its power, Ash got Gengar to Gigantamax. Darkest Lariat turned out to be a bad move for Grimmsnarl as it ended up being swallowed by Gengar causing them to revert to their normal forms. The two charged up their final attacks with Gengar using Shadow Ball and Grimmsnarl using Stomping Tantrum but it was Gengar's move that hit giving Ash Ketchum the victory and increasing his rank to 15.

Masters Eight Entry Battle

Raihan's Flygon battled against Ash's Dragonite in the match that featured Masters Eight on the line. Sandstorm proved to be very effective against Dragonite as it couldn't see where the attacks were coming from for most of the match. It defeated Ash's Dragonite and then battled against Ash's Gengar. It initially used the same battle technique of obscuring its attacks and being able to navigate through the Sandstorm but after Gigantamax Gengar sucked up the Sandstorm, it was quickly defeated.

Raihan sent out Raihan's Goodra after Raihan's Flygon was defeated. It used Rain Dance to make the weather on the battlefield be rainy. It was able to knock out Ash's Dynamaxed Gengar but it ended up being knocked out at the same time.
Known Moveset
Move Type First Ep Notes
Shadow Ball Type PM2019 11 Gengar used it against Pikachu who fought back with an Iron Tail.
Night Shade Type PM2019 16 Night Shade vs Night Shade?! It had been seen using in earlier episodes but this was the first time it was confirmed when Goh identified the attack.
Ice Punch Type PM2019 18 Visquez's fellow gym mates were surprised it knew the move.
Psychic Type PM2019 18 Visquez's Raichu was stopped and thrown against the back wall.
Dazzling Gleam Type PM2019 99 Defended against Marnie's Gigantamax Grimmsnarl. The move was revealed during the A 1 Hour Pre-Summer Vacation Pocket Monsters Special in July 2011, 8 months ahead of its first use during the battle against Grimmsnarl.
Max Hailstorm Type PM2019 99 Marnie's Grimmsnarl avoided and crushed the hailstones.
Max Ooze Type PM2019 99 Was countered by Max Starfall.
G-Max Terror Type PM2019 99 Marnie's Grimmsnarl towards Gengar while it flung items at if from G-Max Terror.
Max Starfall Type PM2019 109 The move proved very effective against both Raihan's Flygon and Raihan's Goodra, knocking them both out.
Will-O-Wisp Type PM2019 114 Ash's Fire Pokémon helped it learn the move while training at the Oak Laboratory.
Episodes
Series Title
PM2019 14 Raid Battle in the Ruins!初イッシュ地方!遺跡でレイドバトル!!The First Visit to the Isshu Region! Raid Battle at the Ruins!!
PM2019 16 A Chilling Curse!呪われたサトシ…!Satoshi Has Been Cursed...!
PM2019 18 サトシ参戦!ポケモンワールドチャンピオンシップス!!Satoshi Joins In! The Pokémon World Championships!!
PM2019 23 大パニック!サクラギパーク!!Massive Panic! Sakuragi Park!!
PM2019 25 命爆発バトルフェス!VSメガルカリオ!!A Battle Festival Exploding With Life! VS Mega Lucario!!
PM2019 34 孤高の戦士サイトウ!オトスパスの脅威!!Saito, the Lone Warrior! The Otosupus Menace!!
PM2019 035 ピカチュウ、ゲットだぜ!!I Got Pikachu!!
PM2019 37 ただいま、はじめましてアローラ!I'm Back! Nice to See You, Alola!
PM2019 39 サトシ対サイトウ!攻略たこがため!!Satoshi VS Saito! Overcome Octolock!!
PM2019 43 ソード&シールドⅡ ブラックナイトSword & Shield II: Black Night
PM2019 51 Trials of a Budding Master!カモネギ大いなる試練! The Great Kamonegi Trial!
PM2019 57 恋はコダックLove is a Koduck
PM2019 59 迷子のサルノリ!トレーナーは誰だ!?The Lost Sarunori! Who is its Trainer?!
PM2019 60 めざせネギマスター!つらぬけ騎士道!!Aim to Become Leek Master! Stay With Me, Chivalry!!
PM2019 65 ドラゴンバトル!サトシ VSアイリス!!Dragon Battle! Satoshi VS Iris!!
PM2019 69 はじめてのおつかい見守りたいっ!I'd Like To Keep An Eye On Their First Errand!
PM2019 71 Leaping Towards the Dream!/レッツゴー!プロジェクト・ミュウ!!/Let's Go! Project Mew!!
PM2019 77 Ultra Exciting from the Shocking Start!/超電磁ハイパークラスバトル!/A Super-Electromagnetic Hyper Class Battle!
PM2019 85 Battle Three with Bea!/ライバル対決!サトシVSサイトウ!!/Rival Showdown! Satoshi VS Saito!!
PM2019 90 Showdown at the Gates of Warp!/冬SP第2話!ディアルガ&パルキア!時空大決戦!!/Winter Special #2! Dialga & Palkia! The Decisive Space-time Battle!!
PM2019 91 The Spectral Express!/ゴースト列車、出発だよ…/The Ghost Train Departs...
PM2019 92 ゲンガー頑張る!キョダイマックスへの道!!/Gangar Does Its Best! The Road to Kyodaimax!!
PM2019 94 ヘラクロスロス、恋するカイロス/The Heracros Loss and the Kailios in Love
PM2019 99 Battling Turned Up to Eleven!/スパイクタウンのマリィ!/Marie from Spiketown!
PM2019 100 密着!ダンデのスペシャルトレーニング!!/A Full Coverage of Dande's Special Training!!
PM2019 103 サトシとシトロン!友情大特訓!!/Satoshi and Citron! Special Friendship Training!!
PM2019 104 ハイパークラス!VS四天王ドラセナ!!/Hyper Class! VS Elite Four Dracaena!!
PM2019 108 ルカリオとゲッコウガ!運命の波導!!/Lucario and Gekkouga! The Wave Guidance of Fate!!
PM2019 109 VSキバナ! マスターズエイトをかけた戦い!!/VS Kibana! A Fight with Masters Eight on the Line!!
PM2019 112 凱旋! アローラチャンピオン!!/A Triumphant Return! The Alola Champion!!