Charmander

Charmander is a Fire type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the Lizard Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Red
Blue
Obviously prefers hot places. When it rains, steam is said to spout from the tip of its tail.
Yellow The flame at the tip of its tail makes a sound as it burns. You can only hear it in quiet places.
Gold The flame on its tail shows the strength of its life force. If it is weak, the flame also burns weakly.
Silver The flame on its tail indicates CHARMANDER's life force. If it is healthy, the flame burns brightly.
Crystal If it's healthy, the flame on the tip of its tail will burn vigorously, even if it gets a bit wet.
Ruby
Sapphire
The flame that burns at the tip of its tail is an indication of its emotions. The flame wavers when CHARMANDER is enjoying itself. If the POKéMON becomes enraged, the flame burns fiercely.
FireRed From the time it is born, a flame burns at the tip of its tail. Its life would end if the flame were to go out.
LeafGreen It has a preference for hot things. When it rains, steam is said to spout from the tip of its tail.
Emerald The flame that burns at the tip of its tail is an indication of its emotions. The flame wavers when CHARMANDER is happy, and blazes when it is enraged.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
The fire on the tip of its tail is a measure of its life. If healthy, its tail burns intensely.
HeartGold The flame on its tail shows the strength of its life force. If it is weak, the flame also burns weakly.
SoulSilver The flame on its tail indicates CHARMANDER’s life force. If it is healthy, the flame burns brightly.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
The fire on the tip of its tail is a measure of its life. If healthy, its tail burns intensely.
X The flame on its tail indicates Charmander’s life force. If it is healthy, the flame burns brightly.
Y From the time it is born, a flame burns at the tip of its tail. Its life would end if the flame were to go out.

Evolution chart

Charmander
#004
Charmander
Fire

(Level 16)
Charmeleon
#005
Charmeleon
Fire

(Level 36)
Charizard
#006
Charizard
Fire · Flying

Name origin

char
to burn or singe
salamander
lizard-like amphibian

Moves learned by Charmander

Charmander sprites

Normal
Black/White
Shiny
Black/White
Normal
HG/SS
Shiny
HG/SS
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Where to find Charmander

Red
Blue
Pallet Town
Yellow Route 24
FireRed
LeafGreen
Pallet Town
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Pallet Town
X
Y
Lumiose City