Combusken

Combusken is a Fire/Fighting type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the Young Fowl Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 256
Type Fire Fighting
Species Young Fowl Pokémon
Height 2′11″ (0.9 m)
Weight 43.0 lbs (19.5 kg)
Abilities Blaze
Speed Boost (hidden ability)
Local № 005 (Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald)
005 (Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire)

Training

EV yield 1 Attack, 1 Special Attack
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 142
Growth Rate Medium Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Field
Gender 87.5% male, 12.5% female
Egg cycles 20 (base 5,120 steps)

Base stats

HP 60
230 324
Attack 85
157 295
Defense 60
112 240
Sp. Atk 85
157 295
Sp. Def 60
112 240
Speed 55
103 229
Total 405 Min Max

The ranges shown on the right are for a level 100 Pokémon. Maximum values are based on a beneficial nature, 252 EVs, 31 IVs; minimum values are based on a hindering nature, 0 EVs, 0 IVs.

Type defenses

The effectiveness of each type on Combusken.

Evolution chart

(Level 16) (Level 36)

Pokédex entries

Ruby COMBUSKEN toughens up its legs and thighs by running through fields and mountains. This POKéMON’s legs possess both speed and power, enabling it to dole out ten kicks in one second.
Sapphire COMBUSKEN battles with the intensely hot flames it spews from its beak and with outstandingly destructive kicks. This POKéMON’s cry is very loud and distracting.
FireRed
LeafGreen
It boosts its concentration by emitting harsh cries. Its kicks have outstanding destructive power.
Emerald It lashes out with 10 kicks per second. Its strong fighting instinct compels it to keep up its offensive until the opponent gives up.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Its kicking mastery lets it loose 10 kicks per second. It emits sharp cries to intimidate foes.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
During a battle, the hot flame in its body increases. Its kicks have outstanding destructive power.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Its kicking mastery lets it loose 10 kicks per second. It emits sharp cries to intimidate foes.
X Its kicking mastery lets it loose 10 kicks per second. It emits sharp cries to intimidate foes.
Y During a battle, the hot flame in its body increases. Its kicks have outstanding destructive power.
Omega Ruby Combusken toughens up its legs and thighs by running through fields and mountains. This Pokémon’s legs possess both speed and power, enabling it to dole out 10 kicks in one second.
Alpha Sapphire Combusken battles with the intensely hot flames it spews from its beak and with outstandingly destructive kicks. This Pokémon’s cry is very loud and distracting.

Moves learned by Combusken

Moves learnt by level up

Combusken learns the following moves in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Double KickFighting 30 100
1EmberFire 40 100
1GrowlNormal 100
1Sand AttackGround 100
1ScratchNormal 40 100
5EmberFire 40 100
10Sand AttackGround 100
14PeckFlying 35 100
20Flame ChargeFire 50 100
25Quick AttackNormal 40 100
31Bulk UpFighting
36Focus EnergyNormal
42SlashNormal 70 100
47Mirror MoveFlying
53Sky UppercutFighting 85 90
58Flare BlitzFire 120 100

Moves learnt on evolution

Combusken learns the following moves when it evolves in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon (regardless of level).

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Double KickFighting 30 100

Egg moves

Combusken learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Combusken egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AgilityPsychic
Baton PassNormal
CounterFighting 100
Crush ClawNormal 75 95
CurseGhost
EndureNormal
Feather DanceFlying 100
FeintNormal 30 100
Flame BurstFire 70 100
Last ResortNormal 140 100
Low KickFighting 100
Night SlashDark 70 100
ReversalFighting 100
Smelling SaltsNormal 70 100

Move Tutor moves

Combusken can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BounceFlying 85 85
DefogFlying
Dual ChopDragon 40 90
Fire PledgeFire 80 100
Fire PunchFire 75 100
Focus PunchFighting 150 100
Heat WaveFire 95 90
Helping HandNormal
Last ResortNormal 140 100
Low KickFighting 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
Thunder PunchElectric 75 100

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon by a previous evolution of Combusken. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Fire SpinFire 35 85 Level up
Flame BurstFire 70 100 Level up
FlamethrowerFire 90 100 Level up

Moves learnt by TM

Combusken is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Work UpNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
8Bulk UpFighting
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
17ProtectNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
31Brick BreakFighting 75 100
32Double TeamNormal
35FlamethrowerFire 90 100
38Fire BlastFire 110 85
39Rock TombRock 60 95
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Flame ChargeFire 50 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
47Low SweepFighting 65 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
50OverheatFire 130 90
52Focus BlastFighting 120 70
56FlingDark 100
61Will-O-WispFire 85
65Shadow ClawGhost 70 100
75Swords DanceNormal
80Rock SlideRock 75 90
84Poison JabPoison 80 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Combusken can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Dynamic PunchFighting 100 50 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega KickNormal 120 75 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega PunchNormal 80 85 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
Seismic TossFighting 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Fury CutterBug 40 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Vacuum WaveFighting 40 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
DigGround 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
Hone ClawsDark Generation 6 — TM
IncinerateFire 60 100 Generation 6 — TM
Power-Up PunchFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormal 50 95 Generation 6 — HM
StrengthNormal 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

Combusken learns the following moves in Pokémon Sun & Moon at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Double KickFighting 30 100
1EmberFire 40 100
1GrowlNormal 100
1Sand AttackGround 100
1ScratchNormal 40 100
5EmberFire 40 100
10Sand AttackGround 100
14PeckFlying 35 100
20Flame ChargeFire 50 100
25Quick AttackNormal 40 100
31Bulk UpFighting
36Focus EnergyNormal
42SlashNormal 70 100
47Mirror MoveFlying
53Sky UppercutFighting 85 90
58Flare BlitzFire 120 100

Moves learnt on evolution

Combusken learns the following moves when it evolves in Pokémon Sun & Moon (regardless of level).

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Double KickFighting 30 100

Egg moves

Combusken learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Sun & Moon. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Combusken egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AgilityPsychic
Baton PassNormal
CounterFighting 100
Crush ClawNormal 75 95
CurseGhost
EndureNormal
Feather DanceFlying 100
FeintNormal 30 100
Flame BurstFire 70 100
Last ResortNormal 140 100
Low KickFighting 100
Night SlashDark 70 100
ReversalFighting 100
Smelling SaltsNormal 70 100

Move Tutor moves

Combusken can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Sun & Moon from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Fire PledgeFire 80 100

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon Sun & Moon by a previous evolution of Combusken. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Fire SpinFire 35 85 Level up
Flame BurstFire 70 100 Level up
FlamethrowerFire 90 100 Level up

Moves learnt by TM

Combusken is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Sun & Moon:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Work UpNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
8Bulk UpFighting
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
17ProtectNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
31Brick BreakFighting 75 100
32Double TeamNormal
35FlamethrowerFire 90 100
38Fire BlastFire 110 85
39Rock TombRock 60 95
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Flame ChargeFire 50 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
47Low SweepFighting 65 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
50OverheatFire 130 90
52Focus BlastFighting 120 70
56FlingDark 100
61Will-O-WispFire 85
65Shadow ClawGhost 70 100
75Swords DanceNormal
80Rock SlideRock 75 90
84Poison JabPoison 80 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Combusken can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Sun & Moon.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Dynamic PunchFighting 100 50 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega KickNormal 120 75 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega PunchNormal 80 85 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
Seismic TossFighting 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Fury CutterBug 40 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Vacuum WaveFighting 40 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
DigGround 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
Hone ClawsDark Generation 6 — TM
IncinerateFire 60 100 Generation 6 — TM
Power-Up PunchFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormal 50 95 Generation 6 — HM
StrengthNormal 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Combusken sprites

Type Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Combusken  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Combusken  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Combusken  sprite from Black & White Combusken  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Combusken Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Combusken Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Combusken Shiny sprite from Black & White Combusken Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Combusken

Ruby
Sapphire
Evolve Torchic
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Evolve Torchic
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Trade/migrate from another game
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Evolve Torchic
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Torchic
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Route 8

Other languages

English Combusken
Japanese ワカシャモ (Wakasyamo)
German Jungglut
French Galifeu

Name origin

combustion
state where something bursts into flames
chicken
a species of bird