Fire Blast (move)

Move data

Type Fire
Category   Special
Power 110
Accuracy 85
PP 5  (max. 8)
Makes contact? No
Introduced Generation 1

Machine/Record

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
L.G. Pikachu​/​L.G. Eevee TM46
Sword​/​Shield TR15

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
L.G. Pikachu​/​L.G. Eevee
The target is attacked with an intense blast of all-consuming fire. This may also leave the target with a burn.
Sword​/​Shield 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 Sword & Shield and may vary in other games; check the respective Pokédex pages for details.

Vulpix
#037 / Fire
Level 56
Ninetales
#038 / Fire
Level 1
Ponyta
#077 / Fire
Level 50
Rapidash
#078 / Fire
Level 56
Volcarona
#637 / Bug · Fire
Level 70
Reshiram
#643 / Dragon · Fire
Level 64

Learnt by TR

Vulpix
#037 / Fire
Arcanine
#059 / Fire
Ponyta
#077 / Fire
Rapidash
#078 / Fire
Slowpoke
Galarian Slowpoke
#079 / Psychic
Slowbro
Galarian Slowbro
#080 / Poison · Psychic
Cubone
#104 / Ground
Marowak
Alolan Marowak
#105 / Fire · Ghost
Weezing
Galarian Weezing
#110 / Poison · Fairy
Rhyhorn
#111 / Ground · Rock
Rhydon
#112 / Ground · Rock
Tauros
#128 / Normal
Flareon
#136 / Fire
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Cleffa
#173 / Fairy
Togepi
#175 / Fairy
Togetic
#176 / Fairy · Flying
Tyranitar
#248 / Rock · Dark
Mawile
#303 / Steel · Fairy
Torkoal
#324 / Fire
Flygon
#330 / Ground · Dragon
Solrock
#338 / Rock · Psychic
Stunky
#434 / Poison · Dark
Skuntank
#435 / Poison · Dark
Darumaka
#554 / Fire
Darumaka
Galarian Darumaka
#554 / Ice
Darmanitan
Standard Mode
#555 / Fire
Darmanitan
Galarian Standard Mode
#555 / Ice
Litwick
#607 / Ghost · Fire
Lampent
#608 / Ghost · Fire
Heatmor
#631 / Fire
Larvesta
#636 / Bug · Fire
Volcarona
#637 / Bug · Fire
Reshiram
#643 / Dragon · Fire
Goodra
#706 / Dragon
Pumpkaboo
Average Size
#710 / Ghost · Grass
Gourgeist
Average Size
#711 / Ghost · Grass
Litten
#725 / Fire
Torracat
#726 / Fire
Incineroar
#727 / Fire · Dark
Salandit
#757 / Poison · Fire
Salazzle
#758 / Poison · Fire
Drampa
#780 / Normal · Dragon
Raboot
#814 / Fire
Carkol
#838 / Rock · Fire
Coalossal
#839 / Rock · Fire
Centiskorch
#851 / Fire · Bug