Ember (move)

Move data

Type Fire
Category   Special
Power 40
Accuracy 100
PP 25  (max. 40)
Makes contact? No
Introduced Generation 1

Effects

Ember 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.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Firium Z and uses its Z-Power, Ember turns into Inferno Overdrive and has base power 100.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokémon.

Other languages

English Ember
Japanese ひのこ (Hinoko)
German Glut
French Flammèche
Italian Braciere
Spanish Ascuas

Game descriptions

Gold​/​Silver
Crystal
An attack that may inflict a burn.
Ruby​/​Sapphire
Emerald
A weak fire attack that may inflict a burn.
FireRed​/​LeafGreen The foe is attacked with small flames. The foe may suffer a burn.
Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
The foe is attacked with small flames. The target may also be left with a burn.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The target is attacked with small flames. It may also leave the target with a burn.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The target is attacked with small flames. This may also leave the target with a burn.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
L.G. Pikachu​/​L.G. Eevee
The target is attacked with small flames. This may also leave the target with a burn.
Sword​/​Shield The target is attacked with small flames. This may also leave the target with a burn.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Ember at the level specified. The numbers given are for Pokémon Sword & Shield and may vary in other games; check the respective Pokédex pages for details.

Charmander
#004 / Fire
Level 4
Charmeleon
#005 / Fire
Level 1
Charizard
#006 / Fire · Flying
Level 1
Vulpix
#037 / Fire
Level 1
Ninetales
#038 / Fire
Level 1
Growlithe
#058 / Fire
Level 1
Arcanine
#059 / Fire
Level 1
Ponyta
#077 / Fire
Level 10
Rapidash
#078 / Fire
Level 1
Flareon
#136 / Fire
Level 1
Torkoal
#324 / Fire
Level 1
Darumaka
#554 / Fire
Level 1
Darmanitan
Standard Mode
#555 / Fire
Level 1
Litwick
#607 / Ghost · Fire
Level 4
Lampent
#608 / Ghost · Fire
Level 1
Chandelure
#609 / Ghost · Fire
Level 1
Larvesta
#636 / Bug · Fire
Level 1
Volcarona
#637 / Bug · Fire
Level 1
Fletchling
#661 / Normal · Flying
Level 10
Fletchinder
#662 / Fire · Flying
Level 1
Talonflame
#663 / Fire · Flying
Level 1
Litten
#725 / Fire
Level 3
Torracat
#726 / Fire
Level 1
Incineroar
#727 / Fire · Dark
Level 1
Salandit
#757 / Poison · Fire
Level 10
Salazzle
#758 / Poison · Fire
Level 1
Turtonator
#776 / Fire · Dragon
Level 4
Scorbunny
#813 / Fire
Level 6
Raboot
#814 / Fire
Level 1
Cinderace
#815 / Fire
Level 1
Sizzlipede
#850 / Fire · Bug
Level 1
Centiskorch
#851 / Fire · Bug
Level 1