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Fire Punch (move)

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Fire Punch
ほのおのパンチ Flame Punch
Fire Punch V.png
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Type  Fire
Category  Physical
PP  15 (max. 24)
Power  75
Accuracy  100%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
  • Makes contact
  • Affected by Protect
  • Not affected by Magic Coat
  • Not affected by Snatch
  • Affected by Mirror Move
  • Not affected by King's Rock
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation I
Category  Beauty
Appeal  4 ♥♥♥♥
Jam  0  
A highly appealing move.
Category  Beauty
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Earn +2 if the Pokémon performs first in the turn.

Fire Punch (Japanese: ほのおのパンチ Flame Punch) is a damage-dealing Fire-type move introduced in Generation I. It was TM48 in Generation II.

Effect

Fire Punch does damage and has a 10% chance of burning the opponent.

Description

Games Description
StadStad2 A special Fire-type attack. Has a one-in-ten chance of inflicting a burn on the target.
GSC A fiery punch. May cause a burn.
RSE A fiery punch that may burn the foe.
Colo.XD A fiery punch that may burn the target.
FRLG The foe is punched with a fiery fist. It may leave the foe with a burn.
PMDRB Inflicts damage on the target. It may also cause a burn. It thaws and frees frozen Pokémon.
DPPtHGSS The foe is punched with a fiery fist. It may leave the target with a burn.
BWB2W2 The target is punched with a fiery fist. It may also leave the target with a burn.
XY The target is punched with a fiery fist. This may also leave the target with a burn.

Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Type Level
I II III IV V VI
107 Hitmonchan Hitmonchan Fighting Fighting 33 26 26 31 36 36
126 Magmar Magmar Fire Fire 43 --, 19 --, 19 28 38 29 29
149 Dragonite Dragonite Dragon Flying       -- -- --
181 Ampharos Ampharos Electric Electric       -- -- --
240 Magby Magby Fire Fire   19 19 28 34 29 29
257 Blaziken Blaziken Fire Fighting     -- -- -- --
308 Medicham Medicham Fighting Psychic     -- -- -- --
356 Dusclops Dusclops Ghost Ghost       -- -- --
466 Electivire Electivire Electric Electric       -- -- --
467 Magmortar Magmortar Fire Fire       28 38 29 29
477 Dusknoir Dusknoir Ghost Ghost       -- -- --
486 Regigigas Regigigas Normal Normal       -- -- --
554 Darumaka Darumaka Fire Fire         22 '
555 Darmanitan Darmanitan Fire Fire         22 '
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By breeding

# Pokémon Type Father
II III IV V VI
063 Abra Abra Psychic Psychic HitmonchanMagmarMedicham HitmonchanMagmarMedichamElectivireMagmortar HitmonchanMagmarMedichamElectivireMagmortar HitmonchanMagmarMedichamElectivireMagmortar
066 Machop Machop Fighting Fighting   HitmonchanMagmarMedichamElectivireMagmortar HitmonchanMagmarMedichamElectivireMagmortar HitmonchanMagmarMedichamElectivireMagmortar
092 Gastly Gastly Ghost Poison   DusclopsDusknoir DusclopsDusknoir DusclopsDusknoir
096 Drowzee Drowzee Psychic Psychic HitmonchanMagmarMedicham HitmonchanMagmarMedichamElectivireMagmortar HitmonchanMagmarMedichamElectivireMagmortar HitmonchanMagmarMedichamElectivireMagmortar
239 Elekid Elekid Electric Electric HitmonchanMagmarMedicham HitmonchanMagmarMedichamElectivireMagmortar HitmonchanMagmarMedichamElectivireMagmortar HitmonchanMagmarMedichamElectivireMagmortar
307 Meditite Meditite Fighting Psychic HitmonchanMagmarMedicham HitmonchanMagmarMedichamElectivireMagmortar HitmonchanMagmarMedichamElectivireMagmortar HitmonchanMagmarMedichamElectivireMagmortar
390 Chimchar Chimchar Fire Fire   HitmonchanMagmarAmpharosBlazikenMedichamElectivireMagmortar HitmonchanMagmarAmpharosBlazikenMedichamElectivireMagmortarDarumakaDarmanitan HitmonchanMagmarAmpharosBlazikenMedichamElectivireMagmortarDarumakaDarmanitan
427 Buneary Buneary Normal Normal   HitmonchanMagmarAmpharosBlazikenMedichamElectivireMagmortar HitmonchanMagmarAmpharosBlazikenMedichamElectivireMagmortarDarumakaDarmanitan HitmonchanMagmarAmpharosBlazikenMedichamElectivireMagmortarDarumakaDarmanitan
513 Pansear Pansear Fire Fire     AmpharosBlazikenDarumakaDarmanitan AmpharosBlazikenDarumakaDarmanitan
559 Scraggy Scraggy Dark Fighting     DragoniteAmpharosBlazikenDarumakaDarmanitan DragoniteAmpharosBlazikenDarumakaDarmanitan
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By TM

# Pokémon Type Machine
I
--
II
TM48
III
--
IV
--
V
--
VI
--
004 Charmander Charmander Fire Fire
005 Charmeleon Charmeleon Fire Fire
006 Charizard Charizard Fire Flying
031 Nidoqueen Nidoqueen Poison Ground
034 Nidoking Nidoking Poison Ground
035 Clefairy Clefairy Normal Normal
036 Clefable Clefable Normal Normal
039 Jigglypuff Jigglypuff Normal Normal
040 Wigglytuff Wigglytuff Normal Normal
056 Mankey Mankey Fighting Fighting
057 Primeape Primeape Fighting Fighting
063 Abra Abra Psychic Psychic
064 Kadabra Kadabra Psychic Psychic
065 Alakazam Alakazam Psychic Psychic
066 Machop Machop Fighting Psychic
067 Machoke Machoke Fighting Psychic
068 Machamp Machamp Fighting Psychic
074 Geodude Geodude Rock Ground
075 Graveler Graveler Rock Ground
076 Golem Golem Rock Ground
088 Grimer Grimer Poison Poison
089 Muk Muk Poison Poison
094 Gengar Gengar Ghost Poison
096 Drowzee Drowzee Psychic Psychic
097 Hypno Hypno Psychic Psychic
104 Cubone Cubone Ground Ground
105 Marowak Marowak Ground Ground
107 Hitmonchan Hitmonchan Fighting Fighting
108 Lickitung Lickitung Normal Normal
112 Rhydon Rhydon Rock Ground
115 Kangaskhan Kangaskhan Normal Normal
122 Mr. Mime Mr. Mime Psychic Psychic
125 Electabuzz Electabuzz Electric Electric
126 Magmar Magmar Fire Fire
143 Snorlax Snorlax Normal Normal
149 Dragonite Dragonite Dragon Flying
150 Mewtwo Mewtwo Psychic Psychic
151 Mew Mew Psychic Psychic
157 Typhlosion Typhlosion Fire Fire
161 Sentret Sentret Normal Normal
162 Furret Furret Normal Normal
180 Flaaffy Flaaffy Electric Electric
181 Ampharos Ampharos Electric Electric
185 Sudowoodo Sudowoodo Rock Rock
190 Aipom Aipom Normal Normal
209 Snubbull Snubbull Normal Normal
210 Granbull Granbull Normal Normal
216 Teddiursa Teddiursa Normal Normal
217 Ursaring Ursaring Normal Normal
239 Elekid Elekid Electric Electric
240 Magby Magby Fire Fire
241 Miltank Miltank Normal Normal
248 Tyranitar Tyranitar Rock Dark
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By Move Tutor

# Pokémon Type Game
FRLG E XD DP Pt HGSS BW B2W2
004 Charmander Charmander Fire Fire
005 Charmeleon Charmeleon Fire Fire
006 Charizard Charizard Fire Flying
031 Nidoqueen Nidoqueen Poison Ground
034 Nidoking Nidoking Poison Ground
035 Clefairy Clefairy Normal Normal
036 Clefable Clefable Normal Normal
039 Jigglypuff Jigglypuff Normal Normal
040 Wigglytuff Wigglytuff Normal Normal
056 Mankey Mankey Fighting Fighting
057 Primeape Primeape Fighting Fighting
063 Abra Abra Psychic Psychic
064 Kadabra Kadabra Psychic Psychic
065 Alakazam Alakazam Psychic Psychic
066 Machop Machop Fighting Fighting
067 Machoke Machoke Fighting Fighting
068 Machamp Machamp Fighting Fighting
074 Geodude Geodude Rock Ground
075 Graveler Graveler Rock Ground
076 Golem Golem Rock Ground
088 Grimer Grimer Poison Poison
089 Muk Muk Poison Poison
092 Gastly Gastly Ghost Poison
093 Haunter Haunter Ghost Poison
094 Gengar Gengar Ghost Poison
096 Drowzee Drowzee Psychic Psychic
097 Hypno Hypno Psychic Psychic
104 Cubone Cubone Ground Ground
105 Marowak Marowak Ground Ground
107 Hitmonchan Hitmonchan Fighting Fighting
108 Lickitung Lickitung Normal Normal
112 Rhydon Rhydon Rock Ground
113 Chansey Chansey Normal Normal
115 Kangaskhan Kangaskhan Normal Normal
122 Mr. Mime Mr. Mime Psychic Psychic
125 Electabuzz Electabuzz Electric Electric
126 Magmar Magmar Fire Fire
143 Snorlax Snorlax Normal Normal
149 Dragonite Dragonite Dragon Flying
150 Mewtwo Mewtwo Psychic Psychic
151 Mew Mew Psychic Psychic
157 Typhlosion Typhlosion Fire Fire
161 Sentret Sentret Normal Normal
162 Furret Furret Normal Normal
180 Flaaffy Flaaffy Electric Electric
181 Ampharos Ampharos Electric Electric
185 Sudowoodo Sudowoodo Rock Rock
190 Aipom Aipom Normal Normal
209 Snubbull Snubbull Normal Normal
210 Granbull Granbull Normal Normal
216 Teddiursa Teddiursa Normal Normal
217 Ursaring Ursaring Normal Normal
239 Elekid Elekid Electric Electric
240 Magby Magby Fire Fire
241 Miltank Miltank Normal Normal
242 Blissey Blissey Normal Normal
248 Tyranitar Tyranitar Rock Dark
256 Combusken Combusken Fire Fighting
257 Blaziken Blaziken Fire Fighting
271 Lombre Lombre Water Grass
272 Ludicolo Ludicolo Water Grass
280 Ralts Ralts Psychic Psychic
281 Kirlia Kirlia Psychic Psychic
282 Gardevoir Gardevoir Psychic Psychic
287 Slakoth Slakoth Normal Normal
288 Vigoroth Vigoroth Normal Normal
289 Slaking Slaking Normal Normal
293 Whismur Whismur Normal Normal
294 Loudred Loudred Normal Normal
295 Exploud Exploud Normal Normal
296 Makuhita Makuhita Fighting Fighting
297 Hariyama Hariyama Fighting Fighting
299 Nosepass Nosepass Rock Rock
302 Sableye Sableye Dark Ghost
306 Aggron Aggron Steel Rock
307 Meditite Meditite Fighting Psychic
308 Medicham Medicham Fighting Psychic
316 Gulpin Gulpin Poison Poison
317 Swalot Swalot Poison Poison
326 Grumpig Grumpig Psychic Psychic
327 Spinda Spinda Normal Normal
330 Flygon Flygon Ground Dragon
335 Zangoose Zangoose Normal Normal
352 Kecleon Kecleon Normal Normal
356 Dusclops Dusclops Ghost Ghost
377 Regirock Regirock Rock Rock
383 Groudon Groudon Ground Ground
385 Jirachi Jirachi Steel Psychic
386 Deoxys Deoxys
Normal Forme
Psychic Psychic
386 Deoxys Deoxys
Speed Forme
Psychic Psychic
390 Chimchar Chimchar Fire Fire
391 Monferno Monferno Fire Fighting
392 Infernape Infernape Fire Fighting
408 Cranidos Cranidos Rock Rock
409 Rampardos Rampardos Rock Rock
424 Ambipom Ambipom Normal Normal
427 Buneary Buneary Normal Normal
428 Lopunny Lopunny Normal Normal
446 Munchlax Munchlax Normal Normal
463 Lickilicky Lickilicky Normal Normal
464 Rhyperior Rhyperior Ground Rock
466 Electivire Electivire Electric Electric
467 Magmortar Magmortar Fire Fire
475 Gallade Gallade Psychic Fighting
476 Probopass Probopass Rock Steel
477 Dusknoir Dusknoir Ghost Ghost
480 Uxie Uxie Psychic Psychic
481 Mesprit Mesprit Psychic Psychic
482 Azelf Azelf Psychic Psychic
486 Regigigas Regigigas Normal Normal
494 Victini Victini Psychic Fire
499 Pignite Pignite Fire Fighting
500 Emboar Emboar Fire Fighting
505 Watchog Watchog Normal Normal
513 Pansear Pansear Fire Fire
514 Simisear Simisear Fire Fire
531 Audino Audino Normal Normal
532 Timburr Timburr Fighting Fighting
533 Gurdurr Gurdurr Fighting Fighting
534 Conkeldurr Conkeldurr Fighting Fighting
538 Throh Throh Fighting Fighting
539 Sawk Sawk Fighting Fighting
554 Darumaka Darumaka Fire Fire
555 Darmanitan Darmanitan Fire Fire
559 Scraggy Scraggy Dark Fighting
560 Scrafty Scrafty Dark Fighting
579 Reuniclus Reuniclus Psychic Psychic
604 Eelektross Eelektross Electric Electric
621 Druddigon Druddigon Dragon Dragon
622 Golett Golett Ground Ghost
623 Golurk Golurk Ground Ghost
631 Heatmor Heatmor Fire Fire
648 Meloetta Meloetta Normal Psychic
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.

Special move

Generation III

#   Pokémon Type Obtained with
239 239 Elekid Electric Pokémon XD (Trade for purified Togepi)
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

#   Pokémon Type Obtained with
240 240 MagbyLv.5 Fire Pokéwalker - Amity Meadow
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

#   Pokémon Type Obtained with
143 143 Snorlax Normal Dream World - Dream Park
190 190 Aipom Normal Dream World - Dream Park
408 408 Cranidos Rock Dream World - Icy Cave
622 622 Golett Ground Ghost Dream World - Spooky Manor
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

Blaine Magmar Fire Punch.png Candice Medicham Fire Punch.png Volkner Electivire Fire Punch.png Chili Pansear Fire Punch.png
Magmar Medicham Electivire Pansear
The user hits the foe with a fiery fist.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
126 Magmar Both of Magmar's fists becomes surrounded in pale red fire and it repeatedly punches the opponent with both of them, or one of Magmar's fists becomes surrounded in orange-yellow fire, and it uppercuts the opponent. When Magmar strikes, the opponent's body becomes surrounded in red-yellow flames for a moment.
Blaine's Magmar Riddle Me This Debut
Unknown Trainer's Magmar Tag! We're It...! None
Paul's Magmar Lost Leader Strategy! None
107 Hitmonchan Hitmonchan's fist ignites with flame and then it punches its opponent. When the flame touches the opponent, it bursts into flames.
Roger's Hitmonchan Stage Fight! None
257 Blaziken Blaziken's fist ignites with flame and then it punches its opponent.
Harrison's Blaziken Pop Goes the Sneasel None
467 Magmortar A ball of fire appears at the end of Magmortar's arm cannon and it punches the opponent with it.
Lucas's Magmortar Giratina and the Sky Warrior None
149 Dragonite Dragonite's fist becomes covered in red-orange flames and it punches the opponent.
Provo's Dragonite Pursuing a Lofty Goal! None
308 Medicham Medicham holds out its fist and its hand turns red. Its hand then bursts into flames and it punches the opponent.
Candice's Medicham Sliding Into Seventh! None
240 Magby Magby's fist becomes surrounded by red-orange flames and it punches the opponent with it.
Roland's Magby An Elite Coverup! None
466 Electivire Both or one of Electivire's fists become surrounded by red-orange fire, and it repeatedly punches the opponent with them.
Volkner's Electivire The Eighth Wonder of the Sinnoh World! None
513 Pansear One of Pansear's fists becomes surrounded in red-orange fire and it punches the opponent with it.
Chili's Pansear Triple Leaders, Team Threats! None
555 Darmanitan One of Darmanitan's fists become surrounded in red-yellow flames and it punches the opponent with it.
Bianca's father's Red Flash Darmanitan Enter Elesa, Electrifying Gym Leader! None

In the manga

In the Phantom Thief Pokémon 7 manga


In the Pokémon Adventures manga


In the Pokémon Pocket Monsters manga


In other generations

Fire Punch I.png Fire Punch II.png Fire Punch III.png Fire Punch IV.png
Generation I RBY Generation I
(Japanese)
Generation I
(international)
Generation II Generation II
(Japanese)
Generation II
(international)
Crystal Generation III Generation III
(Japanese)
Generation III
(international)
FRLG Generation IV Generation IV
(Japanese)
Generation IV
(international)
PtHGSS HGSS Generation V BW B2W2 Generation V
(Japanese)
Generation V
(international)
Stadium (Jap) Stadium Stadium 2 Colosseum XD Battle Revolution Battle Revolution
(alternative animation)
Battrio Mystery Dungeon PMD: Red and Blue PMD: Time, Darkness, Sky Rumble Rumble Blast
Fire Punch Stad.png Fire Punch Stad2.png
Generation I RBY Generation I
(Japanese)
Generation I
(international)
Generation II Generation II
(Japanese)
Generation II
(international)
Crystal Generation III Generation III
(Japanese)
Generation III
(international)
FRLG Generation IV Generation IV
(Japanese)
Generation IV
(international)
PtHGSS HGSS Generation V BW B2W2 Generation V
(Japanese)
Generation V
(international)
Stadium (Jap) Stadium Stadium 2 Colosseum XD Battle Revolution Battle Revolution
(alternative animation)
Battrio Mystery Dungeon PMD: Red and Blue PMD: Time, Darkness, Sky Rumble Rumble Blast

In other languages

Language Title
Mandarin Chinese 火焰拳 Huǒyàn Quán
Denmark Flag.png Danish Ildslag
The Netherlands Flag.png Dutch Vuurslag
Finland Flag.png Finnish Tulinyrkki
Lieskatälli (EP058)
France Flag.png French Poing de Feu
Germany Flag.png German Feuerschlag
Greece Flag.png Greek Φλογισμένη Γροθιά
India Flag.png Hindi अग्नि मुक्का Agni Mukka
आग का मुक्का Aag Ka Mukka
Indonesia Flag.png Indonesian Pukulan Api
Italy Flag.png Italian Fuocopugno
South Korea Flag.png Korean 불꽃펀치 Bulkkot Punch
Portugal Flag.png Portuguese Soco de Fogo
Romania Flag.png Romanian Pumnul de Foc
Serbia Flag.png Serbian Vatrena Pesnica
Spanish CELAC Flag.png Latin America Puño de Fuego
Spain Flag.png Spain Puño Fuego
Turkey Flag.png Turkish Ateş Yumruğu


Variations of the move Fire Punch
Physical Fire PunchIce PunchThunder Punch


Generation II TMs
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Generation II HMs
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