Fire Lash (move)

Move data

Type Fire
Category Physical  Physical
Power 80
Accuracy 100
PP 15  (max. 24)
Makes contact? Yes
Introduced Generation 7

Effects

The user strikes the target with a burning lash. This also lowers the target's Defense stat. (100% chance)

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Firium Z and uses its Z-Power, Fire Lash turns into Inferno Overdrive and has base power 160.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokémon.

Other languages

English Fire Lash
Japanese ほのおのムチ (Honō no Muchi)
German Feuerpeitsche
French Fouet de Feu
Italian Frusta di Fuoco
Spanish Látigo Ígneo

Game descriptions

Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The user strikes the target with a burning lash. This also lowers the target’s Defense stat.
Sword​/​Shield The user strikes the target with a burning lash. This also lowers the target’s Defense stat.
B.Diamond​/​S.Pearl This move can’t be used. It’s recommended that this move is forgotten. Once forgotten, this move can’t be remembered.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Fire Lash 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.

Heatmor
#631 / Fire
Level 35
Salazzle
#758 / Poison · Fire
Level 1
Sizzlipede
#850 / Fire · Bug
Level 45
Centiskorch
#851 / Fire · Bug
Level 53