* There has yet to be a [[Pokémon Gym]] that specializes in the Dark type. Despite this, there have been three [[Elite Four]] members who specialize in Dark-type Pokémon.
* Generation V introduced the most Dark-type Pokémon, introducing 16 of the 39.
* So far, 9 Dark-type moves has been shown in the anime, the least of all elemental types.
*All non-legendary pure Dark-type Pokémon are based off of fox, dog, or cat-like creatures.