Fire Fang (move)

Move data

Type Fire
Category   Physical
Power 65
Accuracy 95
PP 15  (max. 24)
Introduced Generation 4

Effects

Fire Fang deals damage, has a 10% chance of burning the target and has a 10% chance of causing the target to flinch (if the target has not yet moved).

Fire type Pokémon, those with the ability Water Veil or those behind a Substitute cannot be burned. Pokémon with the ability Inner Focus or those behind a Substitute cannot be made to flinch.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Firium Z and uses its Z-Power, Fire Fang turns into Inferno Overdrive and has base power 120.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokémon.

Other languages

English Fire Fang
Japanese ほのおのキバ (Honō no Kiba)
German Feuerzahn
French Crocs Feu
Italian Rogodenti
Spanish Colmillo Ígneo

Game descriptions

Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
The user bites with flame-cloaked fangs. It may also make the foe flinch or sustain a burn.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The user bites with flame-cloaked fangs. It may also make the target flinch or leave it burned.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The user bites with flame-cloaked fangs. This may also make the target flinch or leave it with a burn.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The user bites with flame-cloaked fangs. This may also make the target flinch or leave it with a burn.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Fire Fang 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.

Charmander
#004 / Fire
Level 25
Charmeleon
#005 / Fire
Level 28
Charizard
#006 / Fire · Flying
Level 28
Arbok
#024 / Poison
Level 1
Growlithe
#058 / Fire
Level 21
Arcanine
#059 / Fire
Level 1
Flareon
#136 / Fire
Level 20
Aerodactyl
#142 / Rock · Flying
Level 1
Steelix
#208 / Steel · Ground
Level 1
Snubbull
#209 / Fairy
Level 1
Granbull
#210 / Fairy
Level 1
Houndour
#228 / Dark · Fire
Level 28
Houndoom
#229 / Dark · Fire
Level 30
Donphan
#232 / Ground
Level 1
Entei
#244 / Fire
Level 50
Tyranitar
#248 / Rock · Dark
Level 1
Mightyena
#262 / Dark
Level 1
Exploud
#295 / Normal
Level 1
Manectric
#310 / Electric
Level 1
Salamence
#373 / Dragon · Flying
Level 1
Garchomp
#445 / Dragon · Ground
Level 1
Hippowdon
#450 / Ground
Level 1
Drapion
#452 / Poison · Dark
Level 1
Gliscor
#472 / Ground · Flying
Level 1
Heatran
#485 / Fire · Steel
Level 17
Stoutland
#508 / Normal
Level 1
Darumaka
#554 / Fire
Level 11
Darmanitan
Standard Mode
#555 / Fire
Level 11
Reshiram
#643 / Dragon · Fire
Level 1
Litleo
#667 / Fire · Normal
Level 23
Pyroar
#668 / Fire · Normal
Level 23
Litten
#725 / Fire
Level 14
Torracat
#726 / Fire
Level 14
Incineroar
#727 / Fire · Dark
Level 14
Silvally
#773 / Normal
Level 1

Learnt by breeding

These Pokémon can learn Fire Fang as an egg move. Their breeding groups are also shown for reference.

Rockruff
Own Tempo Rockruff
#744 / Rock
Field
Lycanroc
Midday Form
#745 / Rock
Field
Lycanroc
Midnight Form
#745 / Rock
Field
Lycanroc
Dusk Form
#745 / Rock
Field