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Fire Fang (Japanese: ほのおのキバ Fire Fang) is a damage-dealing Fire-type move introduced in Generation IV.
Fire Fang deals damage and has a 10% chance of
burning the opponent. It also has an independent 10% chance of causing the target to flinch, if the user attacks before the target.
a presumed glitch, Fire Fang is able to hit through Wonder Guard, even if the target does not have a weakness to Fire-type moves.
Generation V onward
Fire Fang no longer bypasses Wonder Guard.
D P Pt HG SS
P B R The user bites with flame-cloaked fangs. It may also make the foe flinch or sustain a burn.
B W B2 W2 The user bites with flame-cloaked fangs. It may also make the target flinch or leave it burned.
X Y OR AS
S M US UM The user bites with flame-cloaked fangs. This may also make the target flinch or leave it with a burn.
Obtained with 745
Lycanroc Midnight Form
Field Rocky Lycanroc
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains from this move. STAB Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.
In other games
Table assumes the user is in the square marked by > facing to the right. Orange squares indicate spaces that are hit. Red squares indicate the knockback on hit Pokémon. A blue square indicates the user's position after performing the move.
Power = 39 | Accuracy = 95% | Effect = Has a 10% chance of burning the target or making the target flinch.
Used by :
Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS/Wii U, Fire Fang is a custom move for Charizard, replacing Flamethrower. When used, Charizard will release a small stream of flames from its mouth. When the move is released, Charizard will bite down and create a small explosion in front of it.
Prior to an update to
Niantic's servers on July 30, 2016, Fire Fang had a power of 7 and an energy gain of 4%. Prior to an update to
Niantic's servers on February 16, 2017, Fire Fang had a power of 10, an energy gain of 8%, and a duration of 0.84 seconds. Prior to an update to Niantic's servers on February 21, 2017, Fire Fang had a power of 12, an energy gain of 10%, and a duration of 1.34 seconds.
MD T D S Inflicts damage on the target. It may also afflict the targeted enemy with a Burn status condition or a Cringe condition. It thaws out frozen Pokémon.
Conq. The user bites with flame-cloaked fangs. It may also make the target flinch or leave it burned.
In the anime
Litten The user's teeth become ablaze with flames and it bites down on the foe.
First Used In
Granbull Granbull opens its mouth and its mouth becomes surrounded in flames. It then bites down and the fire surrounds its bottom jaw and teeth. Granbull then bites down on the opponent.
Sleight of Sand! Debut
Dressed for Jess Success! None
Gliscor Gliscor's mouth becomes covered in flames and it bites down on the opponent. Sometimes, after it bites the opponent, the opponent's body becomes surrounded in red-orange fire for a small amount of time.
A Breed Stampede! None
Growlithe Growlithe's mouth becomes surrounded in red-orange flames and it bites down on the opponent.
Officer Jenny's Growlithe
Beating the Bustle and Hustle! None
Cilan and the Case of the Purrloin Witness! None
Hippowdon The inside of Hippowdon's mouth becomes covered in flames and it bites down on the opponent.
An Elite Coverup! None
Flareon Flareon's mouth becomes covered in red-orange fire and it slams into the opponent face first.
Opposites Interact! None
Stoutland Stoutland jumps at the opponent and it opens its mouth, or Stoutland's body becomes surrounded in a light red-aura. Then, red-orange fire appears and covers Stoutland's mouth for a moment, then spreads down half of its moustache. Stoutland then bites down on the opponent, which causes a large explosion of fire and smoke.
Reunion Battles In Nimbasa! None
A wild Stoutland
One Journey Ends, Another Begins... None
Charmander Charmander's mouth becomes covered in red-orange fire and it bites the opponent, releasing sparks of fire.
Summer of Discovery! None
Pyroar Pyroar's mouth and fangs become surrounded in red-orange flames and it bites down on the opponent.
Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction None
Coming Apart at the Dreams! None
Bagon A ball of red-orange fire forms in Bagon's mouth, the fire then shapes into a pair of teeth. Bagon then sends the teeth shaped fire towards its opponent.
A Fashionable Battle! None
Tyrunt Tyrunt forms a ball of red-orange fire from inside its mouth. The ball of fire then turns into the shape of a pair of teeth and then Tyrunt shoots the teeth shaped fire at the opponent.
The Tiny Caretaker! None
Tyrantrum Tyrantrum forms a ball of red-orange fire from inside its mouth. The ball of fire then turns into the shape of a pair of teeth and then Tyrantrum shoots the teeth shaped fire at the opponent.
The Tiny Caretaker! None
Litten Litten's body becomes surrounded in a light-red aura. The inside of Litten's mouth then becomes covered in flames and it bites down on the opponent.
One Journey Ends, Another Begins... Mastered in
A Shivering Shovel Search!
Incineroar Incineroar creates a flame in the shape of an open pair of teeth, which then chomps down on the opponent.
I Choose You! None
In the manga
In the Pokémon Adventures manga
In the Pokémon Diamond and Pearl Adventure! manga
In the Pocket Monsters Platinum: Aim to Be Battle King!! manga In other generations
Core series games
Spin-off series games In other languages