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The '''Darkness type''' (Japanese: '''{{tt|悪|あく}}''' ''Evil'') is one of the teneleven {{TCG|Elemental typesType|TCG elemental types}}. It is represented by the color black, and symbolized by an exaggerated crescent moon.
 
The Darkness type usually contains allmost {{ttype|Dark}} Pokémon found in the Gamemain Boyseries video games. For example, both {{p|MightyenaBisharp}} and {{p|Sneasel}} are Darkness types in the TCG.
 
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==Battle properties==
Generally, Darkness Pokémon have a weakness to:
* {{TCG|Fighting}}
* {{TCG|Grass}} (if the Pokémon had a secondary type weak to {{t|Grass}}- or {{type2|Bug}}s in the video games)
 
Generally, Darkness Pokémon have a resistance to:
 
These types are generally weak to Darkness Pokémon:
* {{TCG|Psychic}} (if the PokemonPokémon was notis a {{type2type|PoisonGhost}} in the video games)
 
These types are generally resistant to Darkness Pokémon:
* None{{TCG|Fairy}}
 
==Darkness Pokémon in the TCG==
See [[:Category:Darkness-type Pokémon cards]] for all Pokémon cards that have this type.
 
[[Category:TCG]]==In other languages==
{{langtable|color={{tcg darkness color}}|bordercolor={{tcg darkness color dark}}
|zh_yue=惡 ''Ok''
|zh_cmn=惡 ''È''
|nl=Duisternis
|fr=Obscurité
|de=Finsternis
|id=Kegelapan
|it=Oscurità
|ko=악 ''Ak''
|pt_br=Escuridão
|ru=Тьма ''T'ma''
|es=Oscura
|th=ความมืด ''Khwam Muet''
}}
 
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[[fr:Obscurité (JCC)]]
[[it:Oscurità (GCC)]]
[[ja:悪]]
[[zh:恶(集换式卡片)]]