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Overheat (move)

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Overheat
オーバーヒート Overheat
Overheat IV.png
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Type  Fire
Category  Special
PP  5 (max. 8)
Power  140
Accuracy  90%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone but the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation III
Condition  Beauty
Appeal  6 ♥♥♥♥♥♥
Jam  0  
After this move, the user is more easily startled.
Condition  Beauty
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Earn +3 if the Pokémon that just went hit max Voltage.
Condition  Beauty
Appeal  0  
Jamming  0  

Overheat (Japanese: オーバーヒート Overheat) is a damage-dealing Template:Type2 move introduced in Generation III.

Effect

Overheat deals damage, and lowers the user's Special Attack by two stages.

Learnset

Generation III

By TM50

#   Pokémon Type
004 004 Charmander Fire
005 005 Charmeleon Fire
006 006 Charizard Fire Flying
037 037 Vulpix Fire
038 038 Ninetales Fire
056 056 Mankey Fighting
057 057 Primeape Fighting
058 058 Growlithe Fire
059 059 Arcanine Fire
077 077 Ponyta Fire
078 078 Rapidash Fire
136 136 Flareon Fire
146 146 Moltres Fire Flying
151 151 Mew Psychic
155 155 Cyndaquil Fire
156 156 Quilava Fire
157 157 Typhlosion Fire
209 209 Snubbull Normal
210 210 Granbull Normal
218 218 Slugma Fire
219 219 Magcargo Fire Rock
228 228 Houndour Dark Fire
229 229 Houndoom Dark Fire
250 250 Ho-Oh Fire Flying
255 255 Torchic Fire
256 256 Combusken Fire Fighting
257 257 Blaziken Fire Fighting
294 294 Loudred Normal
295 295 Exploud Normal
322 322 Numel Fire Ground
323 323 Camerupt Fire Ground
324 324 Torkoal Fire
338 338 Solrock Rock Psychic
383 383 Groudon Ground
384 384 Rayquaza Dragon Flying
Bold indicates a Pokémon which gets STAB from this move.
Italic indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form gets STAB
from this move.

Generation IV

By TM50

#   Pokémon Type
004 004 Charmander Fire
005 005 Charmeleon Fire
006 006 Charizard Fire Flying
037 037 Vulpix Fire
038 038 Ninetales Fire
056 056 Mankey Fighting
057 057 Primeape Fighting
058 058 Growlithe Fire
059 059 Arcanine Fire
077 077 Ponyta Fire
078 078 Rapidash Fire
126 126 Magmar Fire
136 136 Flareon Fire
146 146 Moltres Fire Flying
151 151 Mew Psychic
155 155 Cyndaquil Fire
156 156 Quilava Fire
157 157 Typhlosion Fire
209 209 Snubbull Normal
210 210 Granbull Normal
218 218 Slugma Fire
219 219 Magcargo Fire Rock
228 228 Houndour Dark Fire
229 229 Houndoom Dark Fire
240 240 Magby Fire
244 244 Entei Fire
250 250 Ho-Oh Fire Flying
255 255 Torchic Fire
256 256 Combusken Fire Fighting
257 257 Blaziken Fire Fighting
294 294 Loudred Normal
295 295 Exploud Normal
310 310 Manectric Electric
322 322 Numel Fire Ground
323 323 Camerupt Fire Ground
324 324 Torkoal Fire
338 338 Solrock Rock Psychic
383 383 Groudon Ground
384 384 Rayquaza Dragon Flying
390 390 Chimchar Fire
391 391 Monferno Fire Fighting
392 392 Infernape Fire Fighting
467 467 Magmortar Fire
483 483 Dialga Steel Dragon
485 485 Heatran Fire Steel
493 493 Arceus Water
Bold indicates a Pokémon which gets STAB from this move.
Italic indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form gets STAB
from this move.

Special move

#   Pokémon Type Obtained with
479 479O Rotom
Heat Rotom
Electric Ghost Pokémon Platinum, HeartGold and SoulSilver
Bold indicates a Pokémon which gets STAB from this move.
Italic indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form gets STAB
from this move.

Generation V

By leveling up

#   Pokémon Type Level
494 494 Victini Psychic Fire 97
554 554 Darumaka Fire 42
555 555 Darmanitan
Standard Mode
Fire 54
607 607 Litwick Ghost Fire 61
608 608 Lampent Ghost Fire 69
Bold indicates a Pokémon which gets STAB from this move.
Italic indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form gets STAB
from this move.

By TM50

#   Pokémon Type
004 004 Charmander Fire
005 005 Charmeleon Fire
006 006 Charizard Fire Flying
037 037 Vulpix Fire
038 038 Ninetales Fire
056 056 Mankey Fighting
057 057 Primeape Fighting
058 058 Growlithe Fire
059 059 Arcanine Fire
077 077 Ponyta Fire
078 078 Rapidash Fire
126 126 Magmar Fire
136 136 Flareon Fire
146 146 Moltres Fire Flying
151 151 Mew Psychic
155 155 Cyndaquil Fire
156 156 Quilava Fire
157 157 Typhlosion Fire
209 209 Snubbull Normal
210 210 Granbull Normal
218 218 Slugma Fire
219 219 Magcargo Fire Rock
228 228 Houndour Dark Fire
229 229 Houndoom Dark Fire
240 240 Magby Fire
244 244 Entei Fire
250 250 Ho-Oh Fire Flying
255 255 Torchic Fire
256 256 Combusken Fire Fighting
257 257 Blaziken Fire Fighting
294 294 Loudred Normal
295 295 Exploud Normal
310 310 Manectric Electric
322 322 Numel Fire Ground
323 323 Camerupt Fire Ground
324 324 Torkoal Fire
338 338 Solrock Rock Psychic
383 383 Groudon Ground
384 384 Rayquaza Dragon Flying
390 390 Chimchar Fire
391 391 Monferno Fire Fighting
392 392 Infernape Fire Fighting
467 467 Magmortar Fire
483 483 Dialga Steel Dragon
485 485 Heatran Fire Steel
493 493 Arceus Water
494 494 Victini Psychic Fire
498 498 Tepig Fire
499 499 Pignite Fire Fighting
500 500 Emboar Fire Fighting
513 513 Pansear Fire
514 514 Simisear Fire
523 523 Zebstrika Electric
554 554 Darumaka Fire
555 555 Darmanitan
Standard Mode
Fire
607 607 Litwick Ghost Fire
608 608 Lampent Ghost Fire
609 609 Chandelure Ghost Fire
636 636 Larvesta Bug Fire
637 637 Volcarona Bug Fire
643 643 Reshiram Dragon Fire
Bold indicates a Pokémon which gets STAB from this move.
Italic indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form gets STAB
from this move.

Special move

#   Pokémon Type Obtained with
479 479O Rotom
Heat Rotom
Electric Fire Black and White
Bold indicates a Pokémon which gets STAB from this move.
Italic indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form gets STAB
from this move.

In the anime

Rotom Overheat.png 150px 150px 150px
Rotom Torkoal Blaziken Infernape
The user glows red and then releases an extremely powerful blast of orange-yellow fire. As the attack is used successively, it becomes less powerful.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
324 Torkoal Torkoal opens its mouth and its mouth glows white. Then it fires a white flame that has a red-orange flame spirialing around it at the opponent. The blast is most powerful when first used, and becomes weaker when used repeatedly. Sometimes when using the attack, the red spots on its shell light up, or its whole body will turn bright red.
Flannery's Torkoal Going, Going, Yawn Debut
Ash's Torkoal All Torkoal, No Play None
257 Blaziken Blaziken's body turns a faint red and it releases a white fire with a red-orange flame spiraling around it at the opponent. The blast is most powerful when first used, and becomes weaker when used repeatedly.
Rafe's Blaziken Destiny Deoxys None
May's Blaziken Once More with Reeling! None
006 Charizard Charizard's body turns red. It then releases a white fire with a red-orange flame sprialing around it from its mouth. The blast is most powerful when first used, and becomes weaker when used repeatedly.
Ash's Charizard The Symbol Life None
256 Combusken Combusken's body turns a shade of red and it releases a ball of white fire with a red-orange flame spiraling around it at the opponent. The blast is most powerful when first used, and becomes weaker when repeatedly.
May's Combusken Channeling the Battle Zone! None
479O Rotom Rotom opens the door on its body and releases a powerful red-orange flame from the inside of its body at the opponent. The blast is most powerful when first used, and becomes weaker when used repeatedly.
A wild Rotom Get Your Rotom Running! None
392 Infernape Infernape's body turns red and it releases a powerful orange-yellow fire with a orange flame spiraling around it from its mouth at the opponent. The blast is most powerful when first used, and becomes weaker when used repeatedly.
Flint's Infernape Four Roads Diverged in a Pokémon Port! None
244 Entei Entei opens its mouth and forms a ball of white fire with a red-orange stream of fire spiraling around it. It then fires a stream of white fire with red-orange fire around it from the orb at the opponent. As the attack gets weaker, the white fire turns into yellow.
Entei (movie 13) Zoroark: Master of Illusions None

In the manga

Pokémon Adventures


In other languages

  • Chinese: 過熱 Guòrè
  • Dutch: Oververhitting
  • French: Surchauffe
  • German: Hitzekoller
  • Greek: Υπερθέρμανση
  • Italian: Vampata
  • Korean: 오버히트 Overheat
  • Portuguese (European): Onda de Calor, Super Aquecimento (anime)
  • Portuguese (Brazilian): Super Aquecimento
  • Spanish: Sofoco
  • Spanish (Latin American): Super Calor (anime)
  • Serbian: Pregrevanje


Variations of the move Overheat
Special OverheatDraco MeteorLeaf Storm
Formerly a variation
Special Psycho Boost


Generation III TMs
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26272829303132333435363738394041424344454647484950
Generation III HMs
0102030405060708RSE
Generation IV TMs
01020304050607080910111213141516171819202122232425
26272829303132333435363738394041424344454647484950
51525354555657585960616263646566676869707172737475
7677787980818283848586878889909192
Generation IV HMs
01020304 • 05 (DPPtHGSS) • 060708
Generation V TMs
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26272829303132333435363738394041424344454647484950
51525354555657585960616263646566676869707172737475
7677787980818283848586878889909192939495
Generation V HMs
010203040506
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