Strongest Legendary Pokemon

The Top Ten

1 Arceus Arceus Arceus is a legendary Pokémon from the Pókemon series. He first appeared in the 18th Pokémon movie alongside other Legendary Pokémon.

Arceus has the power of all pokemon he has all of the element stones to protect him from anyone so he can use pokemons moves againest the he can also beat dialga, giratina, palkia and others that get in his way

Arceus is the stroger than mewtwo really, to me, he is the king of the legendary pokemon, most powerful one. Anyway, I don't think Mewtwo is that strong, I mean yes he can control people's mind but surely if all the people the pokemon (plus legendary) come together and use their attack, they could defeat it. Really, if Mewtwo can do it then we can do it too, nothing such as he can do it no one can

Arceus sucks.

Arceus has the power of all Pokemon he has all of the element stones to protect him from anyone so he can use Pokemons moves against the he can also beat dialga, giratina, palkia and others that get in his way.

Arceus is the stronger than Mewtwo really, to me, he is the king of the legendary Pokemon, most powerful one. Anyway, I don't think Mewtwo is that strong, I mean yes he can control people's mind but surely if all the people the Pokemon (plus legendary) come together and use their attack, they could defeat it. Really, if Mewtwo can do it then we can do it too, nothing such as he can do it no one can.

Arceus create the universe, the galaxies and the entire Pokemon world. He has all elements. I am not sure Mewtwo is the strongest because arceus emerge from an egg while Mewtwo was created by humans. So its possible that arceus is the most powerful Pokemon ever.

Arceus sucks


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2 Mewtwo Mewtwo Mewtwo is a fictional creature from Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon media franchise. It was created by Dr. Fuji in an attempt to clone Mew.

In the actual games, yes, mewtwo is probably stronger. In the anime, no. But dice I value the games more strongly than the anime, mewtwo, I choose you! Also, if mewtwo has the power to control minds, couldn't it just control arceus's mind and make it lose? All these facts combined prove that mewtwo and s actually stronger than arceus. Plus mewtwo can mega evolve, and both of those mega evolutions could easily wreck arceus in an instant. And even if arceus became dark type via the plates, mew two could just control it's mind. Plus, it has survived being stabbed through the chest by deoxys, which makes it pretty hardy. Also, it can wield a giant spoon, which in addition to being just plain awesome (and a ripoff of kadabra, admittedly) it has killed deoxys with it and also shadow (see DEATH BATTLE: MEWTWO VS SHADOW) which also makes it very strong. All this leads up to mewtwo being stronger than arceus

Before the games diamond, pearl and platinum came out. Mewtwo was the strongest legendary.

Think about it, Mewtwo is a clone of mew, who is the ancestor of ALL pokemon, and mewtwo is just stronger than mew, and if you look at the stats of arceus in actual games or pokemon cards, he generally has better stats and moves.

Seriously good

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3 Rayquaza Rayquaza Rayquaza is a Legendary Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise. It lives in the ozone layer, and frequently stops battles with Kyogre and Groudon, two other Legendaries.

Rayquaza is so awesome alone but mega evolved he is just an absolute destroyer he looks the coolest too he has the highest stats and should be number 1! He has been my favourite since I started playing Pokemon and still is and arceus is not superior to Rayquaza, arceus is important but so are the other legendary Pokemon like dialga and palkia with space and time and groudon with expanding the land arceus couldn't make the universe on his own! If you agree please vote for ray because ray should be first

Rayquaza is awesome and has an awesome move pool but nobody beats his mega evolution. He should be number 1 because he does have the highest stats and he is stronger than race us so I think rayquaza should be the creator of Pokemon. He is also very cool looking and presents as a powerful asset to your team if you catch him and have him learn the correct moves.

A lot of strong moves dragon/water/fire etc.

number 1!

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4 Mew Mew Mew is one of the fictional species of creatures from Nintendo's and Game Freak's Pokémon media franchise created by Satoshi Tajiri.

It is true that mew can transform and learn everything, but that doesn't mean that the stats are the best. You can search up mew's stats, and the stats are not off the chart or something like that.

Mew can transform into ANY Pokemon and also can learn every move. Thus it is the most unpredictable and powerful.

Mew=love mew=life plus mew can transform into any Pokemon mew is the second legendary ash ever saw and mew is just mew

Cute, powerful, and can learn ANY Move! It's a floating pink cat that can kick ass!

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5 Dialga Dialga

Dialga is SO awesome. He wrecked Palkia and is the strongest dragon-type (even strong than kyurem I tested it) and his roar of time wrecks everything in London diamond.

I really like dialga, it's design is like the best of all legendary Pokemon! Its stats are also "unbelievable", like when I say "UNBELIEVABLE" I mean it.

This is my favorite designed Pokemon.

I'd rather him be God than a white horse looking thing with a super long tail seriously Arceus looks like a horse sort of - Bswaggers

Dialga can one shot anyone seriously

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6 Lugia Lugia

Lugia is a tank Pokemon which can be used by professional players to gain control of the battle. It can learn many types of moves which makes the situation even better. It can also learn recover and roost to avoid fainting in the battle if it managed to strengthen up it's stats. Gaining advantage of this Pokemon is for the professionals not for the beginners who wants to go all the way out attacking. Having a high speed makes it even faster to power up before getting hits. It's secret ability multi scale gives it the advantage of strengthening it's stats in the beginning and when it recovers to full health. With all these reasons LUGIA is the best Pokemon for the professional players.

Lugia is the king of all! Don't say a word! I'll punch you down! Just kidding. Honestly, lugia for me is the greatest. I have it in my crystal and its wonderful. It smacks oponent at its reatest. And also, teach it attacks and it will be unbeatable! - justine_canales

Lugia is strong because it can be useful in every type of area like in air, water ground, hill regions etc

With the held item salac berry to overcome opponent faster than Lugia, moveset calm mind + safeguard + roost + aeroblast, Lugia is the strongest!

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7 Giratina Giratina Giratina is a Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise. Created by Ken Sugimori, Giratina first appeared in the video games Pokémon Diamond and Pearl, but gained prominence in the sister game, Pokémon Platinum, which it was made the mascot of.

I like him especially because he has the power over antimatter just amazing he can defeat Mewtwo for sure he should be number 2

Come on. It's the second strongest legendary Pokemon (the strongest being arceus) ever. - Kiteretsunu

11 seriously! Should be no.2 it can defeat Mewtwo easily now arceus but mew and mew two kyurem reshiram what's wrong?

Giratina=680 Base stats plus immunity to fighting and normal plus can survive a moonblast.

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8 Zekrom Zekrom

Zekrom is the strongest legendary Pokemon it was also my first level 100 Pokemon so in my book it deserves strongest legend

It looks awesome and is strong too!

RESHRIAM can beat zekrom in a blink of an eye

He is sow cool

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9 Reshriam

The person who hast the most liked comment on this one is retarded. Lugia isn't an Ice type you idiot. It's Psychic/Flying.

Reshiram is great it's cry is beautiful reshiram is the best

Reshiram is one of the Tao trio - it is a part of the 'Original Dragon'. If Reshiram was to combine with Kyurem and Zekrom, not only would they annihilate Perfect Zygarde, but don't forget. It's Reshiram's stats + Zekrom's stats + Kyurem's stats and it would also be a mix between the three Pokémon's types. So if a trainer got the whole of the Tao trio, GG. The trainer just got a nuke.

Screw it restrain is the God of fire he is OP

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10 Hoopa Hoopa

I think that hoopa should be in the top 5. Hoopa can bring out more strong Pokemon to help her/him out. Hoopa is like unstoppable when it reveals it's unbound form. To me, hoopa should be like, one of the best Pokemon there is.

Hoopa unbound vs lugia. I'm sure we all know who's gonna win. Plus, I battled my friend who had a hoopa unbound and he destroyed my dialga. Yes, my DIALGA. But I don't know if it was trained that well, so maybe hoopa is less strong. But he should at least be in the top 10. - spokesstuff

Hoopa is very strong and when he turns into unbound you gotta see it it's so cool and strong

Shouldn't hoopa be one of the top five? Because if you have seen hoopa and the clash of ages hoopa can summon any pokemon from its rings and it helps it, so any legendary Pokémon it summons is its slave.

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The Contenders

11 Kyurem Kyurem

Arceus is the GOD of pokemon in the pokemon universe and giratina, palkia and dialga are strongest of their worlds. So after them kyrum will come and should be placed above mewtwo because he is the strongest dragon type and has the ability to absorb power from reshiram and zekrom which makes him strongest of earth. Only after kyrum, Mewtwo will come.. So the order will be somewhat like this.
1. Arceus
2. Giratina
3. Dialga
4. Palkia
5. Kyrum
6. Mewtwo
7. Reshiram
8. Zekrom
9. Xeneres (pokemon x)
10. Yuvatal (pokemon y)

I guess it pretty strongest.

Mewtwo was genetically created after mews DNA so Mewtwo is way higher than the others

I love kyurem as well as it is the strongest dragon type Pokèmon ever to live or be created this is why I love kyurem

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12 Palkia Palkia

Palkia is great and his spacial rend is so strong. This guy also learns the very rare hydro pump, so he deserves to be the strongest. Plus, in the game, Arceus's plates only turn him into that type; He does not get protected by them like in the movie, so palkia can still destroy arceus because hydro pump is stronger than judgement (which is Arceus's signature).

I have a Palkia my pokemon white 2 and it is wonderful! It has wonderful attacks and wins every battle I put it into. It's hard to beat a level 100 Palkia with 4 awesome attacks that do significant damage.

Palkia can take any damage, Dialga used roar of time on Palkia and he survived in plus its 150 damage and its a dragon type so its super efective on Palkia and his special move can use any time, faster then roar of time, no need to have an extra round to use again. He is faster then Dialga.

Why is palkia so low? He is way stronger than rayquaza

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13 Darkrai Darkrai

Darkrai in my opinion is the strongest Pokemon (stronger than arceus) because in the movie "The Rise Of Darkrai" he could've easily wrecked dialga and palkia but he didn't do it because dialga and palkia could collide. Besides he protected a city full of people that are mean to him. That's just plain strong.

Darkrai is my favorite Pokemon because dem speed (and also special attack is real good too), and I watched the movie (tears and admiration right there! )

He is not that strong arceus can kill him in any minute but he is great

Darkrai can create nightmares

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14 Magikarp Magikarp Pokemon. Orange fish with whiskers resembled by only one hair. Water type. Evolves to Gyarados at level 20.

No magikarp is better then Arceus

It sucks magikarp is even the worst Pokemon in Pokemon go get off here magikarp you suck.

Splash can take out arceus

More than a legend

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15 Thundurus Thundurus

Thunderous looks like and 80 year old with frostbite strapped to a storm cloud! What us wrong with you this should be down at the bottom of a top 700 list.

In pokemon x I have landorus, not thundurus nor tornadus. someone traded me the landorus for my galvantula that I hached out of an egg when it was just a joltik.

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16 Xerneas Xerneas Xerneas is a fictional creature in the Pokemon Franchise. Introduced in Gen 6, it is a legendary Fairy type Pokemon, and the mascot of Pokemon X. Classified as the Life Pokemon, Xerneas has the ability to give eternal life, which occurs when the horns on its head shine in seven life. When its life comes more.

Xerneas's called the life Pokemon because it can revive Pokemon.

Why Arceus is the strongest Pokemon. Xerneas can defeat Arceus.

Xerneas can totally defeat Arceus.

Xerneas is one of my favorite pokemon.Xerneas kind of shares the ability to revive Pokemon like Ho oh can.Why isn't it in 3 or 4.

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17 Yveltal Yveltal Yveltal is a fictional creature in the Pokemon Franchise. Introduced in the 6th gen, Yveltal is a legendary Dark/Flying type Pokemon, and is the mascot of Pokemon Y. It is classified as the Destruction Pokemon. Yveltal has the ability to absorb life energy, and when its life comes to an end, it steals more.

Oblivion wing is just epic. You can deal with unsuspecting fighting types

You do know that if this guy dies he absorbs absolutely everything in the universe just to stay alive. (if he dies we die)

With proper training, now with Pokemon amie at level 100 this is my overall best (and I have all legends)

This legend can even kill arceus that old thing.

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18 Bidoof

Bidoof is op my bidoof beat team galactic and even almost fainted diagram and palkia

This pokemon is not one of the strongest

Just no no this is wrong so wrong

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19 Entei Entei

Entei is cool but I don't think it is too strong.

Entei is by far the strongest Pokemon, between his speed, and him being the strongest fire-type Pokemon.

Entei is problably the seacond strongest beast trio Pokemon.

20 Zapdos Zapdos

Most powerful legendary bird. Some of you idiots think he's the weakest.

It is from 3 legendary birds

Zapdos is terrible!


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