The Bunny type inherits some matchup attributes from the Normal type.
It is super-effective against the Grass and Ground types, inspired by rabbits' herbivore diet and propensity for digging, respectively.
It is a poor matchup against the Steel type, in part because rabbits are often caged using wire mesh, and using this as hutch flooring can cause sore hocks.
The Dark type is not very effective against it, owing to rabbits' association with innocence and their folklore portrayal as a trickster archetype.
The Flying type is super-effective against it, inspired by various birds that prey on lagomorphs.
Most Bunny-type Pokémon have physical similarities to rabbits, and some are even categorized as Rabbit Pokémon. Certain choices with additional, subtle reasoning for their change in typing are explained in more detail below.