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Flame Wheel (move)

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Flame Wheel
かえんぐるま Flame Wheel
Flame Wheel V.png
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Type  Fire
Category  Physical
PP  25 (max. 40)
Power  60
Accuracy  100%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
  • Makes contact
  • Affected by Protect
  • Not affected by Magic Coat
  • Not affected by Snatch
  • Not affected by King's Rock
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation II
Condition  Beauty
Appeal  4 ♥♥♥♥
Jam  0  
A highly appealing move.
Condition  Beauty
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Allows performance of the same move twice in a row.

Flame Wheel (Japanese: かえんぐるま Flame Wheel) is a damage-dealing Fire-type move introduced in Generation II.

Effect

Flame Wheel will thaw out the user if it is frozen, and then inflict damage on the target. Flame Wheel also has a 10% chance of burning the target.

Description

Games Description
Stad2 A Fire-type attack. Has a one-in-ten chance of inflicting a burn on the target.
GSC An attack that may cause a burn.
RSEColo.XD A fiery charge attack that may inflict a burn.
FRLG The user makes a fiery charge at the foe. It may cause a burn.
DPPtHGSS The user cloaks itself in fire and charges at the foe. It may also leave the target with a burn.
BWB2W2Conq The user cloaks itself in fire and charges at the target. It may also leave the target with a burn.
XY The user cloaks itself in fire and charges at the target. This may also leave the target with a burn.

Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Type Level
I II III IV V VI
058 Growlithe Growlithe Fire Fire 34 31 20 20 17 17
059 Arcanine Arcanine Fire Fire --        
077 Ponyta Ponyta Fire Fire       15 13 13
078 Rapidash Rapidash Fire Fire       15 13 13
155 Cyndaquil Cyndaquil Fire Fire 27 27 19 19 19
156 Quilava Quilava Fire Fire 31 31 20 20 20
157 Typhlosion Typhlosion Fire Fire 31 31 20 20 20
324 Torkoal Torkoal Fire Fire         23
390 Chimchar Chimchar Fire Fire     17 17 17
391 Monferno Monferno Fire Fighting     19 19 19
392 Infernape Infernape Fire Fighting     21 21 21
636 Larvesta Larvesta Bug Fire       60 60
637 Volcarona Volcarona Bug Fire         --
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
019 Rattata Rattata Normal Normal GrowlitheArcanineCyndaquilQuilavaTyphlosion GrowlitheCyndaquilQuilavaTyphlosion GrowlitheCyndaquilQuilavaTyphlosionChimcharMonfernoInfernape GrowlithePonytaRapidashCyndaquilQuilavaTyphlosionChimcharMonfernoInfernape GrowlithePonytaRapidashCyndaquilQuilavaTyphlosionChimcharMonfernoInfernape GrowlithePonytaRapidashCyndaquilQuilavaTyphlosionTorkoalChimcharMonfernoInfernape
077 Ponyta Ponyta Fire Fire GrowlitheArcanineCyndaquilQuilavaTyphlosion GrowlitheCyndaquilQuilavaTyphlosion GrowlitheCyndaquilQuilavaTyphlosionChimcharMonfernoInfernape GrowlithePonytaRapidashCyndaquilQuilavaTyphlosionChimcharMonfernoInfernape GrowlithePonytaRapidashCyndaquilQuilavaTyphlosionChimcharMonfernoInfernape GrowlithePonytaRapidashCyndaquilQuilavaTyphlosionTorkoalChimcharMonfernoInfernape
554 Darumaka Darumaka Fire Fire       GrowlithePonytaRapidashCyndaquilQuilavaTyphlosionChimcharMonfernoInfernape GrowlithePonytaRapidashCyndaquilQuilavaTyphlosionTorkoalChimcharMonfernoInfernape
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


In other games

Pokémon Conquest

Flame Wheel is the only move of Monferno, Darumaka, and Larvesta.

In the anime

Ash Infernape Flame Wheel.png Dawn Quilava Flame Wheel.png Jimmy Typhlosion Flame Wheel.png Gary Arcanine Flame Wheel.png
Infernape Quilava Typhlosion Arcanine
The user cloaks itself in fire and charges at the foe.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
059 Arcanine Arcanine runs at the opponent and its whole body becomes enveloped in flames. It then tackles the opponent.
Gary's Arcanine Extreme Pokémon! Debut
157 Typhlosion Typhlosion runs towards the opponent and its body becomes surrounded in flames. It then tackles the opponent.
Jimmy's Typhlosion The Legend of Thunder! None
Mr. Moore's Typhlosion Poetry Commotion! None
156 Quilava Quilava runs at the opponent and its body becomes engulfed in flames. It then tackles the opponent, or Quilava spins around in the air and its body becomes engulfed in flames. It then rolls into the opponent.
Macy's Quilava Love, Pokémon Style None
Clark's Quilava Shocks and Bonds None
Ryan's Quilava The Champ Twins! None
Dawn's Quilava Goodbye, Junior Cup - Hello Adventure! None
390 Chimchar Chimchar's body becomes surrounded by flames and it somersaults in the air, spinning at the opponent and hitting it, or Chimchar releases fire out of its mouth while at the same time starts doing a somersault, and rolls into the opponent.
A Chimchar Dawn imagined Following a Maiden's Voyage! None
Ash's Chimchar When Pokémon Worlds Collide! None
391 Monferno Monferno's body becomes surrounded in fire and it starts to somersault. Monferno then rolls into the opponent, or Monferno releases a red-orange flame out of its mouth while somersaulting, and rolls into the opponent.
A Monferno Angie used briefly Camping it Up! None
Ash's Monferno Evolving Strategies! None
058 Growlithe Growlithe jumps into the air and releases a red-orange flame from its mouth while somersaulting, rolling into the opponent.
Officer Jenny's Growlithe Beating the Hustle and Bustle! None
155 Cyndaquil Cyndaquil ignites the flames on its back and somersaults in the air, rolling into the opponent.
Dawn's Cyndaquil Gone With the Windworks! None
Ash's Cyndaquil An Old Family Blend! None
392 Infernape Infernape jumps into the air and somersaults. The flame on its head then extends and covers its entire body. Infernape then rolls into the opponent.
Ash's Infernape Flint Sparks the Fire! None
Narissa's Ditto Two in the form of Infernape Dealing With a Fierce Double Ditto Drama! Used via Transform

In the manga

In the movie adaptations


In the Pokémon Adventures manga


In the Pokémon Gold and Silver: The Golden Boys manga


In the Pocket Monsters Platinum: Aim to Be Battle King! manga


In other generations

Flame Wheel II.png Flame Wheel III.png Flame Wheel 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 XY 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
Flame Wheel PMD RB.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 XY 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
Flame Wheel 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 XY 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 火焰輪 Huǒyàn Lún
Denmark Flag.png Danish Flammehjul
The Netherlands Flag.png Dutch Vlamwiel
Finland Flag.png Finnish Liekkipyörä
France Flag.png French Roue de Feu
Germany Flag.png German Flammenrad
Greece Flag.png Greek Φλεγόμενος Τροχός
India Flag.png Hindi आग का पहिया Aag ka paheeya
Indonesia Flag.png Indonesian Roda Api
Italy Flag.png Italian Ruotafuoco
South Korea Flag.png Korean 화염자동차 Hwayeom Jadongcha
Portuguese Brazil Flag.png Brazil Roda de Fogo
Portugal Flag.png Portugal Roda de Fogo (Pokémon Chronicles, Diamond and Pearl Series)
Romania Flag.png Romanian Roata de Foc
Serbia Flag.png Serbian Plameni Točak
Spanish CELAC Flag.png Latin America Rueda de Fuego
Spain Flag.png Spain Rueda Fuego


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