Hitmonchan is said to possess the spirit of a boxer who had been working toward a world championship. This Pokémon has an indomitable spirit and will never give up in the face of adversity.
Hitmonchan is the part of a split-evolution family.
- Hitmonchan along with Hitmonlee had his own Candy prior to the release of Johto-region Pokémon.
- Hitmonchan is one of the few Pokémon with four possible Charged Attacks. Three is usually the maximum.
- , on the official Pokédex website
- Hitmonchan, on the Pokémon Wiki