The Best Dark Pokemon of All Time

Over 4.6K Ranker voters have come together to rank this list of The Best Dark Pokemon of All Time
Voting Rules
Vote for your favorite Dark type Pokemon, which doesn't have to be the strongest.

Ranking of the best Dark Pokemon, as voted on by Pokemon Masters like you. This greatest Dark type Pokemon list incorporates Pokemon from all generations, so you can vote on everything from Absol to Umbreon. Not all of these Pokemon are pure Dark types, as some are half while others are secondary. Introduced in Generation 2, Dark Pokemon are mediocre defensively and have great offensive moves that can cause secondary effects.

If you want to know, "What is the best Dark Pokemon?" or "What is the greatest Dark type Pokemon?" then this list will answer your questions. If you think the top Dark Pokemon is missing from this list, add it to the bottom of the list so others can vote on it as well.
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Ranked by
  • Umbreon
    2,721 votes
    Nintendo Universe, Pokemon
  • Darkrai
    2,105 votes
    Pokémon: Diamond and Pearl The Movie, Nintendo Universe, Pokemon
  • Zoroark
    1,761 votes
    Nintendo Universe, Pokemon
  • Tyranitar
    2,155 votes
    Nintendo Universe, Pokemon
  • Houndoom
    1,792 votes
    Nintendo Universe, Pokemon
  • Greninja
    1,813 votes
    Nintendo Universe, Pokemon