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Heatproof (Ability)

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Heatproof たいねつ
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Generation IV
Weakens the power of Fire-type moves.
Generation V
Weakens the power of Fire-type moves.
Generation VI
Weakens the power of Fire-type moves.

Heatproof (Japanese: たいねつ Heatproof) is an Ability introduced in Generation IV. It is the signature Ability of Bronzor and Bronzong.


In battle

Heatproof halves the damage done by Fire-type attacks and the burn status ailment.

Outside of battle

Heatproof has no effect outside of battle.

Pokémon with Heatproof

# Pokémon Types First Ability Second Ability Hidden Ability
Bronzor Bronzor Steel Psychic Levitate Heatproof Heavy Metal
Bronzong Bronzong Steel Psychic Levitate Heatproof Heavy Metal
Please note that this is only 100% accurate to Generation VI games.
  • For Generation III games, ignore Abilities introduced in Generation IV and Hidden Abilities.
  • For Generation IV games, ignore Hidden Abilities.
  • For Generation V games, ignore Abilities introduced in Generation VI.

In the anime

None.png Byron Bronzor Heatproof.png None.png None.png
The damage inflicted on the user by Fire-type attacks is halved.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
436 Bronzor When hit by a Fire-type attack, Bronzor is not damaged as much as usual.
Byron's Bronzor Dealing with Defensive Types! Debut

In the manga

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

In other languages

Language Title
Mandarin Chinese 耐熱 Nàirè
Finland Flag.png Finnish Tulensieto
France Flag.png French Ignifugé
Germany Flag.png German Hitzeschutz
Italy Flag.png Italian Antifuoco
South Korea Flag.png Korean 내열 Naeyeol
Poland Flag.png Polish Ognioodporność
Portuguese Brazil Flag.png Brazil Aprova de Calor
Portugal Flag.png Portugal Proteção de Calor
Romania Flag.png Romanian Rezistent la Căldură
Spain Flag.png Spanish Ignífugo

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