Fire Punch (move)

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Move data

Type Fire
Category Physical Physical
Power 75
Accuracy 100
PP 15  (max. 24)
Introduced Generation 1

Technical/Hidden Machine

Gold/Silver
Crystal
TM48

Effects

Fire Punch deals damage and has a 10% chance of burning the target.

Fire type Pokémon, those with the ability Water Veil or those behind a Substitute cannot be burned.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokemon.

Game descriptions

Gold/Silver
Crystal
A fiery punch. May cause a burn.
Ruby/Sapphire
Emerald
A fiery punch that may burn the foe.
FireRed/LeafGreen The foe is punched with a fiery fist. It may leave the foe with a burn.
Diamond/Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold/SoulSilver
The foe is punched with a fiery fist. It may leave the target with a burn.
Black/White
Black 2/White 2
The target is punched with a fiery fist. It may also leave the target with a burn.
X/Y The target is punched with a fiery fist. This may also leave the target with a burn.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Fire Punch at the level specified. The numbers given are for Pokémon X & Y and may vary in other games; check the respective Pokédex pages for details.

Hitmonchan
#107 / Fighting
Level 36
Magmar
#126 / Fire
Level 29
Dragonite
#149 / Dragon · Flying
Level 1
Ampharos
#181 / Electric
Level 1
Magby
#240 / Fire
Level 29
Blaziken
#257 / Fire · Fighting
Level 1
Medicham
#308 / Fighting · Psychic
Level 1
Dusclops
#356 / Ghost
Level 1
Electivire
#466 / Electric
Level 1
Magmortar
#467 / Fire
Level 29
Dusknoir
#477 / Ghost
Level 1
Regigigas
#486 / Normal
Level 1
Darumaka
#554 / Fire
Level 22
Darmanitan
Standard Mode
#555 / Fire
Level 22

Learnt by breeding

These Pokémon can learn Fire Punch as an egg move. Their breeding groups are also shown for reference.

Abra
#063 / Psychic
Human-Like
Kadabra
#064 / Psychic
Human-Like
Alakazam
#065 / Psychic
Human-Like
Machop
#066 / Fighting
Human-Like
Machoke
#067 / Fighting
Human-Like
Machamp
#068 / Fighting
Human-Like
Gastly
#092 / Ghost · Poison
Amorphous
Haunter
#093 / Ghost · Poison
Amorphous
Gengar
#094 / Ghost · Poison
Amorphous
Drowzee
#096 / Psychic
Human-Like
Hypno
#097 / Psychic
Human-Like
Electabuzz
#125 / Electric
Human-Like
Elekid
#239 / Electric
Undiscovered
Meditite
#307 / Fighting · Psychic
Human-Like
Medicham
#308 / Fighting · Psychic
Human-Like
Chimchar
#390 / Fire
Field, Human-Like
Monferno
#391 / Fire · Fighting
Field, Human-Like
Infernape
#392 / Fire · Fighting
Field, Human-Like
Buneary
#427 / Normal
Field, Human-Like
Lopunny
#428 / Normal
Field, Human-Like
Electivire
#466 / Electric
Human-Like
Pansear
#513 / Fire
Field
Simisear
#514 / Fire
Field
Scraggy
#559 / Dark · Fighting
Dragon, Field
Scrafty
#560 / Dark · Fighting
Dragon, Field