Chimchar

Chimchar is a Fire type Pokémon introduced in Generation 4. It is known as the Chimp Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Diamond It agilely scales sheer cliffs to live atop craggy mountains. Its fire is put out when it sleeps.
Pearl Its fiery rear end is fueled by gas made in its belly. Even rain can’t extinguish the fire.
Platinum It is very agile. Before going to sleep, it extinguishes the flame on its tail to prevent fires.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
The gas made in its belly burns from its rear end. The fire burns weakly when it feels sick.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It is very agile. Before going to sleep, it extinguishes the flame on its tail to prevent fires.
X
Omega Ruby
Its fiery rear end is fueled by gas made in its belly. Even rain can’t extinguish the fire.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
The gas made in its belly burns from its rear end. The fire burns weakly when it feels sick.

Evolution chart

Chimchar
#390
Chimchar
Fire

(Level 14)
Monferno
#391
Monferno
Fire · Fighting

(Level 36)
Infernape
#392
Infernape
Fire · Fighting

Name origin

chimp
a species of primate
char
to burn or singe

Moves learned by Chimchar

Chimchar sprites

Type Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Chimchar  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Chimchar  sprite from Black & White Chimchar  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Chimchar Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Chimchar Shiny sprite from Black & White Chimchar Shiny sprite from X & Y

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Where to find Chimchar

Diamond
Pearl
Lake Verity
Platinum Route 201
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Trade/migrate from another game
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
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X
Y
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Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Route 101
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game