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*Magby's Generation III sprites and its Generaton IV sprites are the same, with the shading on its head being the only noticable difference.
 
*Magby's Generation III sprites and its Generaton IV sprites are the same, with the shading on its head being the only noticable difference.
 
*In its [[Pokémon Crystal Version|Crystal]] sprite, it is incorrectly colored a shade of lavender.
 
*In its [[Pokémon Crystal Version|Crystal]] sprite, it is incorrectly colored a shade of lavender.
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*Magby's stat total is equat to the amount of days in a gregorian calander year.
 
===Origin===
 
===Origin===
 
Magby seems to be a combination of a {{wp|duck}} or {{wp|booby}} with a mythical {{wp|Salamander#Mythology|salamander}} of fire. The spike on its back gives resemblance to a baby iguana.
 
Magby seems to be a combination of a {{wp|duck}} or {{wp|booby}} with a mythical {{wp|Salamander#Mythology|salamander}} of fire. The spike on its back gives resemblance to a baby iguana.

Revision as of 21:24, 9 January 2009

000 #{{{prevnum}}}: Elekid
Pokémon
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Magby
ブビィ Buby
#240
130
Artwork from GSC
Type
Fire '
Category
Live Coal Pokémon
Ability
Flame Body
Exp. at Lv. 100
1,000,000
Regional Pokédex numbers
Johto
#150
Hoenn
#375
Sinnoh
#200
Regional Browser numbers
Height
2′04″
Imperial
0.7 m
Metric
Weight
47.2 lbs.
Imperial
21.4 kg
Metric
Dex color
Red
Catch rate
45 (5.9%)
Body style
Body06.png
Footprint
 F240.png 
Gender ratio
Genderless
Breeding
Undiscovered group 1 cycles*
(255 minimum steps)
EV yield
HP
0
Atk
0
Def
0
Sp.Atk
0
Sp.Def
0
Speed
0
Base Exp.: 117 Battle Exp.: 1171*

Magby (Japanese: ブビィ Buby) is a Template:Type2 Pokémon.

It evolves into Magmar starting at level 30, who evolves into Magmortar via trade with a Magmarizer.

Biology

Physiology

Magby is a small, red duck/salamander like creature with a human stance. It only has a short stub of a tail that doesn't have a flame on it. Magby has a flame-shaped spot on its stomach, a single spike on its back and stubby arms. Magby's head is covered with large lumps that resemble hair.

Gender differences

None.

Special abilities

Magby can mostly learn anything that Magmar can know, but Magby isn't as strong.

Behavior

A Magby's health is determined by the flames that it spews from its mouth. Yellow flames show that a Magby is in good health while a Magby that is spewing flames that are mixed with a lot of smoke show that it is fatigued.

Habitat

Magby normally live in volcanic craters. However, there have been rare occasions of Magby being seen living in towns.

Diet

Main article: Pokémon food

In the anime

Magby has mainly been seen as a member of the Pichu Brothers' Possé in both Pikachu & Pichu and Pichu Bros. in Party Panic.

A Trainer named Satchel was trying to get his Magby to evolve for the Silver Conference in You're A Star, Larvitar.

Tommy, a student of the Pokémon Trainer's School in Rustboro City, was training with a Magby in Gonna Rule The School!.

In the manga

Pokémon Special

A Magby is one of the babies that escape from the Daycare Centre near Goldenrod City in Template:PSV.

In the TCG

Main article: Magby (TCG)

Game data

Pokédex entries

This Pokémon was unavailable prior to Generation II.
Generation I
Red {{{redbluedex}}}
Blue
Yellow {{{yellowdex}}}
Stadium {{{stadiumdex}}}
Generation II
Gold Each and every time it inhales and exhales, hot embers dribble out of its mouth and nostrils.
Silver It is found in volcanic craters. Its body temp is over 1100 degrees, so don't under-estimate it.
Crystal It naturally spits an 1100-degree flame. It is said when many appear, it heralds a volcanic eruption.
Stadium 2 Each and every time it inhales and exhales, hot embers dribble out of its mouth and nostrils.
Generation III
Ruby Magby's state of health is determined by observing the fire it breathes. If the Pokémon is spouting yellow flames from its mouth, it is in good health. When it is fatigued, black smoke will be mixed in with the flames.
Sapphire Magby's state of health is determined by observing the fire it breathes. If the Pokémon is spouting yellow flames from its mouth, it is in good health. When it is fatigued, black smoke will be mixed in with the flames.
Emerald If a Magby is spouting yellow flames from its mouth, it is in good health. When it is fatigued, black smoke will be mixed in with the flames.
FireRed It is found in volcanic craters. Its body heat exceeds 1,100 degrees Fahrenheit, so don't underestimate it.
LeafGreen Each and every time it inhales and exhales, hot embers dribble out of its mouth and nostrils.
Generation IV
Diamond Its body temperature is around 1100 degrees F. It is healthy if it is breathing yellow flames.
Pearl Its body temperature is around 1100 degrees F. It is healthy if it is breathing yellow flames.
Platinum {{{platinumdex}}}
HeartGold {{{heartgolddex}}}
SoulSilver {{{soulsilverdex}}}
Generation V
Black {{{blackdex}}}
White {{{whitedex}}}
Black 2 {{{black2dex}}}
White 2 {{{white2dex}}}
Generation VI
X Unknown
Y Unknown

Game locations

This Pokémon was unavailable prior to Generation II.
Generation I
Red Blue
None Trade
Blue (Japan)
None Trade
Yellow
None Trade
Generation II
Gold Silver
None Breed Magmar
Crystal
None Breed Magmar
Generation III
Ruby Sapphire
None Trade
Emerald
None Trade
FireRed LeafGreen
None Breed Magmar
Colosseum
None Trade
XD
None Trade
Generation IV
Diamond Pearl
Dongle Route 227, Stark Mountain (LeafGreen)
Platinum
None Breed Magmar or Magmortar
HeartGold SoulSilver
None Trade
Pal Park
Mountain
Pokéwalker
None
Generation V
Black White
None Trade
Black 2 White 2
None Trade
Dream World
None
Generation VI
X Y
None Trade


In side games

Game Location
Pokémon Channel Camp Starlight (Tuesday)
Pokémon Trozei! Secret Storage 8
Secret Storage 18
Endless Level 13
Mr. Who's Den
Pokémon Mystery Dungeon
(Red and Blue)
Mt. Blaze (1F-5F)
Fiery Field (6F-9F)
Wish Cave (72F-76F)
Joyous Tower (46F-51F, 72F-76F)
Pokémon Mystery Dungeon
(Time and Darkness)
Steam Cave (1F-8F)
Final Maze (B1-B48)
Pokémon Ranger: Shadows of Almia Pueltown

Base stats

Stat Range
At Lv. 50 At Lv. 100
HP: 45
105 - 152 200 - 294
Attack: 75
72 - 139 139 - 273
Defense: 37
37 - 97 71 - 190
Sp.Atk: 70
67 - 134 130 - 262
Sp.Def: 55
54 - 117 103 - 229
Speed: 83
79 - 148 153 - 291
Total: 365   Other Pokémon with this total  
  • Minimum stats are calculated with 0 EVs, IVs of 0, and a hindering nature, if applicable.
  • Maximum stats are calculated with 252 EVs, IVs of 31, and a helpful nature, if applicable.


Type effectiveness

Under normal battle conditions in Generation V, this Pokémon is:
Damaged
normally by:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug ½×
Ghost
Steel ½×
Fire ½×
Water
Grass ½×
Electric
Psychic
Ice ½×
Dragon
Dark
None
Weak to:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug ½×
Ghost
Steel ½×
Fire ½×
Water
Grass ½×
Electric
Psychic
Ice ½×
Dragon
Dark
None
Immune to:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug ½×
Ghost
Steel ½×
Fire ½×
Water
Grass ½×
Electric
Psychic
Ice ½×
Dragon
Dark
None
Resistant to:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug ½×
Ghost
Steel ½×
Fire ½×
Water
Grass ½×
Electric
Psychic
Ice ½×
Dragon
Dark
None

Learnset

Template:Learnset intro

By leveling up

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By TM/HM

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By tutoring

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|- style="background:#F5AC78" | colspan="13" | Bold indicates a move that gets STAB
Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only from an evolution of this Pokémon
A colored initial indicates that the move is not available to be tutored in this game,
while a colored background indicates that the move is available.
|} |}

Special moves

Side game data

Template:Side game

Evolution

Template:Evobox/2baby

Sprites

Gen Game
I Red Blue Yellow Red (Ja) Green Back
This Pokémon did not appear during Generation I.
II Gold Silver Crystal   Back
Spr 2g 240.png Spr 2s 240.png Spr 2c 240.png Spr b 2g 240.png
Spr 2g 240 s.png Spr 2s 240 s.png Spr 2c 240 s.png Spr b 2g 240 s.png
III Ruby Sapphire Emerald FireRed LeafGreen Back
Spr 3r 240.png Spr 3e 240.png Spr 3r 240.png Spr b 3r 240.png
Spr 3r 240 s.png Spr 3e 240 s.png Spr 3r 240 s.png Spr b 3r 240 s.png
IV Diamond Pearl Platinum HeartGold SoulSilver Back
Spr 4d 240.png Spr 4p 240.png Spr 4h 240.png Spr b 4d 240.png
Spr 4d 240 s.png Spr 4p 240 s.png Spr 4h 240 s.png Spr b 4d 240 s.png
V Black White Black 2 White 2 Back
Spr 5b 240.png Spr 5b 240.png Spr b 5b 240.png
Spr 5b 240 s.png Spr 5b 240 s.png Spr b 5b 240 s.png
Magby For other sprites and images, please see Magby images on Bulbagarden Archives.

Trivia

  • Magby is the only Fire-type Pokémon who isn't a starter Pokémon that evolves twice.
  • Magby's Generation III sprites and its Generaton IV sprites are the same, with the shading on its head being the only noticable difference.
  • In its Crystal sprite, it is incorrectly colored a shade of lavender.
  • Magby's stat total is equat to the amount of days in a gregorian calander year.

Origin

Magby seems to be a combination of a duck or booby with a mythical salamander of fire. The spike on its back gives resemblance to a baby iguana.

Name origin

Magby's name is a combination of magma, intrusive molten rock, and baby. Its Japanese name might be a combination of booby, a type of sea bird, and baby.

In other languages

External links

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