Fire Blast (move)

Move data

Type Fire
Category   Special
Power 110
Accuracy 85
PP 5  (max. 8)
Introduced Generation 1

Technical/Hidden Machine

Red​/​Blue
Yellow
TM38
Gold​/​Silver
Crystal
TM38
Ruby​/​Sapphire
FireRed​/​LeafGreen
Emerald
TM38
Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
TM38
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
TM38
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
TM38
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
TM38
Let's Go Pikachu​/​Let's Go Eevee TM46

Effects

Fire Blast 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.

Changes

In Generations 1-5, Fire Blast has base power 120.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Firium Z and uses its Z-Power, Fire Blast turns into Inferno Overdrive and has base power 185.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokémon.

Other languages

English Fire Blast
Japanese だいもんじ (Dai Monji)
German Feuersturm
French Déflagration
Italian Fuocobomba
Spanish Llamarada

Game descriptions

Gold​/​Silver
Crystal
An attack that may cause a burn.
Ruby​/​Sapphire A fiery blast that scorches all. May cause a burn.
FireRed​/​LeafGreen The foe is hit with an intense flame. It may leave the target with a burn.
Emerald Incinerates everything it strikes. May cause a burn.
Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
The foe is attacked with an intense blast of all-consuming fire. It may also leave the target with a burn.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The target is attacked with an intense blast of all-consuming fire. It may also leave the target with a burn.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The target is attacked with an intense blast of all-consuming fire. This may also leave the target with a burn.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The target is attacked with an intense blast of all-consuming fire. This may also leave the target with a burn.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Fire Blast at the level specified. The numbers given are for Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon and may vary in other games; check the respective Pokédex pages for details.

Vulpix
#037 / Fire
Level 42
Ponyta
#077 / Fire
Level 41
Rapidash
#078 / Fire
Level 41
Magmar
#126 / Fire
Level 55
Magby
#240 / Fire
Level 43
Entei
#244 / Fire
Level 71
Ho-oh
#250 / Fire · Flying
Level 37
Castform
#351 / Normal
Level 35
Groudon
#383 / Ground
Level 75
Magmortar
#467 / Fire
Level 55
Pansear
#513 / Fire
Level 34
Reshiram
#643 / Dragon · Fire
Level 78
Fennekin
#653 / Fire
Level 48
Braixen
#654 / Fire
Level 59
Delphox
#655 / Fire · Psychic
Level 74
Blacephalon
#806 / Fire · Ghost
Level 37

Learnt by TM

Vulpix
#037 / Fire
Geodude
Alolan Geodude
#074 / Rock · Electric
Graveler
Alolan Graveler
#075 / Rock · Electric
Golem
#076 / Rock · Ground
Golem
Alolan Golem
#076 / Rock · Electric
Ponyta
#077 / Fire
Grimer
Alolan Grimer
#088 / Poison · Dark
Muk
#089 / Poison
Muk
Alolan Muk
#089 / Poison · Dark
Marowak
Alolan Marowak
#105 / Fire · Ghost
Rhydon
#112 / Ground · Rock
Magmar
#126 / Fire
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Slugma
#218 / Fire
Magcargo
#219 / Fire · Rock
Houndour
#228 / Dark · Fire
Houndoom
#229 / Dark · Fire
Magby
#240 / Fire
Entei
#244 / Fire
Ho-oh
#250 / Fire · Flying
Mawile
#303 / Steel · Fairy
Aggron
#306 / Steel · Rock
Numel
#322 / Fire · Ground
Absol
#359 / Dark
Stunky
#434 / Poison · Dark
Heatran
#485 / Fire · Steel
Tepig
#498 / Fire
Darmanitan
Standard Mode
#555 / Fire
Litwick
#607 / Ghost · Fire
Lampent
#608 / Ghost · Fire
Larvesta
#636 / Bug · Fire
Volcarona
#637 / Bug · Fire
Litleo
#667 / Fire · Normal
Pyroar
#668 / Fire · Normal
Pumpkaboo
Average Size
#710 / Ghost · Grass
Gourgeist
Average Size
#711 / Ghost · Grass
Litten
#725 / Fire