Fire Punch (move)

Move data

Type Fire
Category   Physical
Power 75
Accuracy 100
PP 15  (max. 24)
Introduced Generation 1

Technical/Hidden Machine

Gold​/​Silver
Crystal
TM48

Effects

Fire Punch 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, Fire Punch turns into Inferno Overdrive and has base power 140.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokemon.

Game descriptions

Gold​/​Silver
Crystal
A fiery punch. May cause a burn.
Ruby​/​Sapphire
Emerald
A fiery punch that may burn the foe.
FireRed​/​LeafGreen The foe is punched with a fiery fist. It may leave the foe with a burn.
Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
The foe is punched with a fiery fist. It may leave the target with a burn.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The target is punched with a fiery fist. It may also leave the target with a burn.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The target is punched with a fiery fist. This may also leave the target with a burn.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The target is punched with a fiery fist. This may also leave the target with a burn.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Fire Punch 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.

Hitmonchan
#107 / Fighting
Level 36
Magmar
#126 / Fire
Level 29
Dragonite
#149 / Dragon · Flying
Level 1
Ampharos
#181 / Electric
Level 1
Magby
#240 / Fire
Level 29
Blaziken
#257 / Fire · Fighting
Level 1
Medicham
#308 / Fighting · Psychic
Level 1
Dusclops
#356 / Ghost
Level 1
Electivire
#466 / Electric
Level 1
Magmortar
#467 / Fire
Level 29
Dusknoir
#477 / Ghost
Level 1
Regigigas
#486 / Normal
Level 1
Darumaka
#554 / Fire
Level 22
Darmanitan
Standard Mode
#555 / Fire
Level 22
Marshadow
#802 / Fighting · Ghost
Level 1

Learnt by breeding

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

Learnt by move tutor

These Pokémon can learn Fire Punch by the various move tutors in the games.

Geodude
Alolan Geodude
#074 / Rock · Electric
Graveler
Alolan Graveler
#075 / Rock · Electric
Golem
#076 / Rock · Ground
Golem
Alolan Golem
#076 / Rock · Electric
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
Magby
#240 / Fire
Lombre
#271 / Water · Grass
Sableye
#302 / Dark · Ghost
Aggron
#306 / Steel · Rock
Deoxys
Normal Forme
#386 / Psychic
Deoxys
Speed Forme
#386 / Psychic
Darmanitan
Standard Mode
#555 / Fire
Meloetta
Aria Forme
#648 / Normal · Psychic
Hoopa
Hoopa Confined
#720 / Psychic · Ghost
Hoopa
Hoopa Unbound
#720 / Psychic · Dark
Lycanroc
Midnight Form
#745 / Rock