Machamp (UNITE)

Machamp (Japanese: カイリキー Kairiky) is a playable Pokémon in Pokémon UNITE. It was available as part of the base game when it released on July 21, 2021.

Machamp
カイリキー Kairiky
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Role All-Rounder
Attack type Melee
Damage type Attack
Difficulty Intermediate
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Evolves at Lv. 5

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Evolves at Lv. 9

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License availability:
Aeos coin 8,000 Aeos Coins / Aeos gem 460 Aeos Gems
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Stats

Machamp
Offense      
Endurance      
Mobility      
Scoring      
Support      

Abilities

Passive Ability

 
Guts
こんじょう Guts
Description

Increases the Pokémon's Attack when the Pokémon is afflicted by a status condition.

Basic Attack

  Damage category: Physical (as a basic attack)
Damage category: Physical (as a boosted attack)
Description

Becomes a boosted attack with every third attack, dealing increased damage when it hits. This boosted attack also decreases the movement speed of opposing Pokémon for a short time.


Moveset

Move slot 1

  Karate Chop
からてチョップ
Karate Chop
Learned at Lv. 1 or 3
Cooldown: 6 seconds
Upgrades into Close Combat or Cross Chop
  Melee Description
Attacks opposing Pokémon with a sharp chop.
  Close Combat
インファイト
Infight
Learned at Lv. 7
Cooldown: 9 seconds
Upgrades into Close Combat+ at Lv. 13
  Melee Description
Unleashes a series of punches in the designated direction, dealing increased damage with the last punch. The user can move while using this move and becomes immune to hindrances.

Upgrade: Deals increased damage to Pokémon that are afflicted by a status condition.

  Cross Chop
クロスチョップ
Cross Chop
Learned at Lv. 7
Cooldown: 6 seconds
Upgrades into Cross Chop+ at Lv. 13
  Melee Description
Has the user deliver a double chop with forearms crossed while dashing forward. This also increases the user's critical-hit rate.

Upgrade: Increases Attack with each basic attack, up to a set max.

Move slot 2

  Bulk Up
ビルドアップ
Build-up
Learned at Lv. 1 or 3
Cooldown: 9 seconds
Upgrades into Dynamic Punch or Submission
  Buff Description
After using this move, the user becomes immune to hindrances for a short time, its movement speed and Attack are increased, and its basic attack speed is increased. The user's next basic attack also becomes a boosted attack.
  Dynamic Punch
ばくれつパンチ
Exploding Punch
Learned at Lv. 5
Cooldown: 8 seconds
Upgrades into Dynamic Punch+ at Lv. 11
  Hindrance Description
Has the user jump to the designated location, dealing damage to opposing Pokémon in the area of effect and leaving them unable to act when it hits. For a short timer after using this move, the user becomes immune to hindrances and its movement speed and Attack are increased. The user's next basic attack also becomes a boosted attack.

Upgrade: Further increases Attack and movement speed.

  Submission
じごくぐるま
Hell Wheel
Learned at Lv. 5
Cooldown: 9 seconds
Upgrades into Submission+ at Lv. 11
  Buff Description
Increases the user's movement speed and makes it immune to hindrances. When the user's next basic attack hits, the attack deals increased damage and slams the opposing Pokémon onto the ground, leaving them unable to act. Once this move ends, the user's critical-hit rate and basic attack speed are increased for a short time.

Upgrade: Further increases critical-hit rate and increases basic attack speed.

Unite Move

  Barrage Blow
ごうけつラッシュ
Heroic Rush
Learned at Lv. 9
  Buff
  Melee
Description
Increases the user's movement speed, Attack, Defense, and Sp. Defense for a short time. If used again, unleashes a combo attack, dealing damage to opposing Pokémon in the area of effect and shoving them. The final blow deals an especially large amount of damage.

Holowear

Name Holowear Release Date Unlock Method Audio/Visual FX
  Beach Style   July 21, 2021   350 /   18 Appearance only
  Adept Style      December 3, 2021   2,499 Unite Move
Scoring
Returning
KO
Movement
  Excavation Style   January 31, 2022 Event Mission* Appearance only
  Punk Style   March 18, 2022   1,050 Movement
  Tuxedo Style   September 1, 2022 Unite Club Membership reward Appearance only

Trivia

  • Barrage Blow may be based on Machamp's various Pokédex entries mentioning how it can launch flurries of punches in seconds.

In other languages

Barrage Blow

Language Title
  Japanese ごうけつラッシュ Gōketsu Rasshu (Heroic Rush)
Chinese Cantonese 豪傑千烈拳 Hòuhgiht Chīn Liht Kyùhn (Heroic Thousand Fierce Fists)
Mandarin 豪傑千烈拳 / 豪杰千烈拳 Háojié Qiān Liè Quán (Heroic Thousand Fierce Fists)
  French Frappes Héroïques (Heroic Strikes)
  German Fausthagel (Hail of Fists)
  Hindi बराज ब्लो Barāj Blo (Barrage Blow)
  Indonesian Terjangan Bertubi-tubi (Continuous Attacks)
  Italian Raffica Audace (Daring Burst)
  Korean 호걸러시 Hogeol Reosi (Heroic Rush)
  Brazilian Portuguese Sequência Impactante (Impactful Sequence)
  Russian Град Ударов Grad Udarov (Hail of Blows)
  Spanish Somanta Épica (Epic Beating)
  Thai กระหน่ำไม่ยั้ง Kranam Mai Yang (Striking without Limits)
  Turkish Yumruk Yağmuru (Rain of Fists)


See also

For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Machop and Machoke.

Playable characters in Pokémon UNITE
Attacker Alolan NinetalesChandelureCinderaceCramorantDecidueyeDelphoxDragapultDuraludonEspeonGardevoirGlaceonGreninjaInteleonMewMewtwo (Y)MiraidonPikachuSylveonVenusaur
All‑Rounder AegislashAzumarillBlazikenBuzzwoleCeruledgeCharizardDragoniteFalinksGarchompGyaradosLucarioMachampMetagrossMewtwo (X)MimikyuScizorTsareenaTyranitarUrshifuZacian
Speedster AbsolDodrioGengarLeafeonMeowscaradaTalonflameZeraoraZoroark
Defender BlastoiseCrustleGoodraGreedentLaprasMamoswineSlowbroSnorlaxTrevenantUmbreon
Supporter BlisseyClefableComfeyEldegossHoopaMr. MimeSableyeWigglytuff


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