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Infernape is a Fire/Fight type Pokémon, and Drain Punch is a Fighting type move. Why is it that Infernape can't learn this move?

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There are lots of Pokemon that can't learn moves they should be able to learn. If you want to know the real reason, the easiest way is to write a letter, translate it to Japanese, and sent it to Game Freak. That being said, my best guess is that drain punch was never meant to be a common move, so they randomly selected a few Pokemon to be able to learn it.
lmao thats basically the same damn thing i said ;D

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Because nintendo decided that it would be that way, and the only way to change that fact is to contact nintendo or/and gamefreak and tell them why infernape SHOULD learn drain punch. That, or somehow start a giant online riot which manages to catch nintento/gamefreaks eye.

Im being serious here.

edit: Oh yeah! You could also hack, but I wouldnt advise it.

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You mean you WOULDN'T advise it?