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

Learnt in previous generations only

These Pokémon can only learn Fire Punch in previous games; check the respective Pokédex pages for full details.

Charmander
#004 / Fire
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Charmeleon
#005 / Fire
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Charizard
#006 / Fire · Flying
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Nidoqueen
#031 / Poison · Ground
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Nidoking
#034 / Poison · Ground
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Clefairy
#035 / Fairy
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Clefable
#036 / Fairy
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Jigglypuff
#039 / Normal · Fairy
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Wigglytuff
#040 / Normal · Fairy
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Mankey
#056 / Fighting
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Primeape
#057 / Fighting
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Geodude
#074 / Rock · Ground
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Graveler
#075 / Rock · Ground
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Golem
#076 / Rock · Ground
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Grimer
#088 / Poison
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Muk
#089 / Poison
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Cubone
#104 / Ground
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Marowak
#105 / Ground
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Lickitung
#108 / Normal
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Rhydon
#112 / Ground · Rock
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Chansey
#113 / Normal
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Kangaskhan
#115 / Normal
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Mr. Mime
#122 / Psychic · Fairy
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Snorlax
#143 / Normal
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Mewtwo
#150 / Psychic
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Typhlosion
#157 / Fire
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Sentret
#161 / Normal
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Furret
#162 / Normal
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Flaaffy
#180 / Electric
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Sudowoodo
#185 / Rock
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Aipom
#190 / Normal
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Snubbull
#209 / Fairy
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Granbull
#210 / Fairy
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Teddiursa
#216 / Normal
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Ursaring
#217 / Normal
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Miltank
#241 / Normal
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Blissey
#242 / Normal
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Tyranitar
#248 / Rock · Dark
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Combusken
#256 / Fire · Fighting
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Lombre
#271 / Water · Grass
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Ludicolo
#272 / Water · Grass
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Ralts
#280 / Psychic · Fairy
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Kirlia
#281 / Psychic · Fairy
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Gardevoir
#282 / Psychic · Fairy
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Slakoth
#287 / Normal
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Vigoroth
#288 / Normal
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Slaking
#289 / Normal
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Whismur
#293 / Normal
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Loudred
#294 / Normal
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Exploud
#295 / Normal
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Makuhita
#296 / Fighting
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Hariyama
#297 / Fighting
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Nosepass
#299 / Rock
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Sableye
#302 / Dark · Ghost
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Aggron
#306 / Steel · Rock
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Gulpin
#316 / Poison
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Swalot
#317 / Poison
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Grumpig
#326 / Psychic
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Spinda
#327 / Normal
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Flygon
#330 / Ground · Dragon
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Zangoose
#335 / Normal
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Kecleon
#352 / Normal
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Regirock
#377 / Rock
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Groudon
#383 / Ground
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Jirachi
#385 / Steel · Psychic
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Deoxys
Normal Forme
#386 / Psychic
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Deoxys
Speed Forme
#386 / Psychic
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Cranidos
#408 / Rock
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Rampardos
#409 / Rock
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Ambipom
#424 / Normal
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Munchlax
#446 / Normal
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Lickilicky
#463 / Normal
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Rhyperior
#464 / Ground · Rock
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Gallade
#475 / Psychic · Fighting
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Probopass
#476 / Rock · Steel
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Uxie
#480 / Psychic
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Mesprit
#481 / Psychic
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Azelf
#482 / Psychic
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Victini
#494 / Psychic · Fire
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Pignite
#499 / Fire · Fighting
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Emboar
#500 / Fire · Fighting
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Watchog
#505 / Normal
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Audino
#531 / Normal
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Timburr
#532 / Fighting
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Gurdurr
#533 / Fighting
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Conkeldurr
#534 / Fighting
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Throh
#538 / Fighting
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Sawk
#539 / Fighting
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Reuniclus
#579 / Psychic
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Eelektross
#604 / Electric
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Druddigon
#621 / Dragon
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Golett
#622 / Ground · Ghost
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Golurk
#623 / Ground · Ghost
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Heatmor
#631 / Fire
Gen 5 — Move tutor
Meloetta
Aria Forme
#648 / Normal · Psychic
Gen 5 — Move tutor