Fire Punch (move)

Move data

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

Machine/Record

Gold​/​Silver
Crystal
TM48
L.G. Pikachu​/​L.G. Eevee TM31
Sword​/​Shield TM03

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 Pokémon.

Other languages

English Fire Punch
Japanese ほのおのパンチ (Honō no Punch)
German Feuerschlag
French Poing de Feu
Italian Fuocopugno
Spanish Puño Fuego

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
L.G. Pikachu​/​L.G. Eevee
The target is punched with a fiery fist. This may also leave the target with a burn.
Sword​/​Shield 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 Sword & Shield and may vary in other games; check the respective Pokédex pages for details.

Hitmonchan
#107 / Fighting
Level 24
Dusclops
#356 / Ghost
Level 1
Dusknoir
#477 / Ghost
Level 1
Darumaka
#554 / Fire
Level 28
Darmanitan
Standard Mode
#555 / Fire
Level 28
Marshadow
#802 / Fighting · Ghost
Level 1

Learnt by TM

Abra
#063 / Psychic
Gastly
#092 / Ghost · Poison
Haunter
#093 / Ghost · Poison
Gengar
#094 / Ghost · Poison
Cubone
#104 / Ground
Marowak
Alolan Marowak
#105 / Fire · Ghost
Rhydon
#112 / Ground · Rock
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Tyranitar
#248 / Rock · Dark
Lombre
#271 / Water · Grass
Ludicolo
#272 / Water · Grass
Ralts
#280 / Psychic · Fairy
Kirlia
#281 / Psychic · Fairy
Sableye
#302 / Dark · Ghost
Flygon
#330 / Ground · Dragon
Sawk
#539 / Fighting
Darumaka
#554 / Fire
Darumaka
Galarian Darumaka
#554 / Ice
Darmanitan
Standard Mode
#555 / Fire
Darmanitan
Galarian Standard Mode
#555 / Ice
Golett
#622 / Ground · Ghost
Golurk
#623 / Ground · Ghost
Heatmor
#631 / Fire
Goodra
#706 / Dragon
Incineroar
#727 / Fire · Dark
Lycanroc
Midnight Form
#745 / Rock
Coalossal
#839 / Rock · Fire
Toxtricity
Low Key Form
#849 / Electric · Poison
Toxtricity
Amped Form
#849 / Electric · Poison
Urshifu
Single Strike Style
#892 / Fighting · Dark
Urshifu
Rapid Strike Style
#892 / Fighting · Water