Delphox

Delphox is a Fire/Psychic type Pokémon introduced in Generation 6. It is known as the Fox Pokémon.

Delphox evolves from Braixen at level 36.

Pokédex data

National № 655
Type Fire Psychic
Species Fox Pokémon
Height 1.5 m (4′11″)
Weight 39.0 kg (86.0 lbs)
Abilities 1. Blaze
Magician (hidden ability)
Local № 006 (X/Y — Central Kalos)

Training

EV yield 3 Special Attack
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 240
Growth Rate Medium Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Field
Gender 87.5% male, 12.5% female
Egg cycles 20 (4,884–5,140 steps)

Base stats

HP 75
260 354
Attack 69
128 260
Defense 72
134 267
Sp. Atk 114
209 359
Sp. Def 100
184 328
Speed 104
191 337
Total 534 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 Delphox.

Evolution chart

(Level 16) (Level 36)

Delphox changes

Pokédex entries

X
Omega Ruby
It gazes into the flame at the tip of its branch to achieve a focused state, which allows it to see into the future.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
Using psychic power, it generates a fiery vortex of 5,400 degrees Fahrenheit, incinerating foes swept into this whirl of flame.

Moves learned by Delphox

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1EmberFireSpecial 40 100
1Future SightPsychicSpecial 120 100
1HowlNormalStatus
1Mystical FireFireSpecial 75 100
1Role PlayPsychicStatus
1ScratchNormalPhysical 40 100
1Shadow BallGhostSpecial 80 100
1SwitcherooDarkStatus 100
1Tail WhipNormalStatus 100
5EmberFireSpecial 40 100
11HowlNormalStatus
14Flame ChargeFirePhysical 50 100
18PsybeamPsychicSpecial 65 100
22Fire SpinFireSpecial 35 85
28Lucky ChantNormalStatus
31Light ScreenPsychicStatus
38PsyshockPsychicSpecial 80 100
45FlamethrowerFireSpecial 90 100
51Will-O-WispFireStatus 85
57PsychicPsychicSpecial 90 100
62Sunny DayFireStatus
68Magic RoomPsychicStatus
74Fire BlastFireSpecial 110 85
80Future SightPsychicSpecial 120 100

Moves learnt on evolution

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Mystical FireFireSpecial 75 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Heat WaveFireSpecial 95 90
HypnosisPsychicStatus 60
Magic CoatPsychicStatus
Psychic TerrainPsychicStatus
WishNormalStatus

Move Tutor moves

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

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Delphox 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
IncinerateFireSpecial 60 100 Generation 6 — TM
Power-Up PunchFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormalPhysical 50 95 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1EmberFireSpecial 40 100
1Future SightPsychicSpecial 120 100
1HowlNormalStatus
1Mystical FireFireSpecial 75 100
1Role PlayPsychicStatus
1ScratchNormalPhysical 40 100
1Shadow BallGhostSpecial 80 100
1SwitcherooDarkStatus 100
1Tail WhipNormalStatus 100
5EmberFireSpecial 40 100
11HowlNormalStatus
14Flame ChargeFirePhysical 50 100
18PsybeamPsychicSpecial 65 100
22Fire SpinFireSpecial 35 85
28Lucky ChantNormalStatus
31Light ScreenPsychicStatus
38PsyshockPsychicSpecial 80 100
45FlamethrowerFireSpecial 90 100
51Will-O-WispFireStatus 85
57PsychicPsychicSpecial 90 100
62Sunny DayFireStatus
68Magic RoomPsychicStatus
74Fire BlastFireSpecial 110 85
80Future SightPsychicSpecial 120 100

Moves learnt on evolution

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Mystical FireFireSpecial 75 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Heat WaveFireSpecial 95 90
HypnosisPsychicStatus 60
Magic CoatPsychicStatus
WishNormalStatus

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Blast BurnFireSpecial 150 90
Fire PledgeFireSpecial 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Delphox 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
IncinerateFireSpecial 60 100 Generation 6 — TM
Power-Up PunchFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormalPhysical 50 95 Generation 6 — HM

Delphox sprites

Type Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8
Normal Delphox  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Delphox Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Delphox

X
Y
Evolve Fennekin/Braixen
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Ancient Poni Path
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword
Shield
Not available in this game

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Delphox
Japanese マフォクシー (Mahoxy)
German Fennexis
French Goupelin

Name origin

Delphic oracle
the most important oracle in Greek mythology
fox
vulpine mammal