Pyro Ball (move)

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Pyro Ball
かえんボール Flame Ball
Pyro Ball VIII.png
Pyro Ball VIII 2.png
Type  Fire
Category  Physical
PP  5 (max. 8)
Power  120
Accuracy  90%
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Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Introduced  Generation VIII
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Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
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Pyro Ball (Japanese: かえんボール Flame Ball) is a damage-dealing Fire-type move introduced in Generation VIII. It is one of the signature moves of Cinderace.


Pyro Ball will thaw out the user if it is frozen, and then inflict damage on the target. Pyro Ball also has a 10% chance of burning the target. It has no effect on Pokémon with the Bulletproof Ability.


Games Description
SwSh The user attacks by igniting a small stone and launching it as a fiery ball at the target. This may also leave the target with a burn.


By leveling up

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Level
815 Cinderace Cinderace
FireIC Big.png Field Human-Like 1, Evo.
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.

In the anime

None.png Goh Cinderace Pyro Ball rock.png Goh Cinderace Pyro Ball.png None.png
Igniting the rock Cinderace
The user attacks the opponent with a powerful fire ball.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
815 Cinderace Cinderace repeatedly kicks a rock, igniting it into a flaming soccer ball. It then kicks the fire ball, launching it at the opponent. Cinderace can also kick the rock muliple times in sucession, making the Pyro Ball bigger each time it is struck, before launching it.
Goh's Cinderace Sword and Shield... The Legends Awaken! Debut

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 火焰球 Fóyihm Kàuh
Mandarin 火焰球 Huǒyàn Qiú
The Czech Republic Flag.png Czech Ohnivá Koule
France Flag.png French Ballon Brûlant
Germany Flag.png German Feuerball
Italy Flag.png Italian Palla Infuocata
South Korea Flag.png Korean 화염볼 Hwayeom Bol
Brazil Flag.png Brazilian Portuguese Bola Incendiária
Russia Flag.png Russian Пирошар Piroshar
Spain Flag.png Spanish Balón Ígneo

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