Entei

Entei is a Fire type Pokémon introduced in Generation 2. It is known as the Volcano Pokémon.

Prior to Generation 7, Entei had Flash Fire as its hidden ability.

Pokédex data

National № 244
Type Fire
Species Volcano Pokémon
Height 2.1 m (6′11″)
Weight 198.0 kg (436.5 lbs)
Abilities 1. Pressure
Inner Focus (hidden ability)
Local № 239 (Gold/Silver/Crystal)
244 (HeartGold/SoulSilver)

Training

EV yield 1 HP, 2 Attack
Catch rate 3 (0.4% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 35 (lower than normal)
Base Exp. 261
Growth Rate Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Undiscovered
Gender Genderless
Egg cycles 80 (20,304–20,560 steps)

Base stats

HP 115
340 434
Attack 115
211 361
Defense 85
157 295
Sp. Atk 90
166 306
Sp. Def 75
139 273
Speed 100
184 328
Total 580 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 Entei.

Evolution chart

Entei changes

Pokédex entries

Gold Volcanoes erupt when it barks. Unable to restrain its extreme power, it races headlong around the land.
Silver A POKéMON that races across the land. It is said that one is born every time a new volcano appears.
Crystal This brawny POKéMON courses around the earth, spouting flames hotter than a volcano’s magma.
Ruby
Sapphire
ENTEI embodies the passion of magma. This POKéMON is thought to have been born in the eruption of a volcano. It sends up massive bursts of fire that utterly consume all that they touch.
FireRed A POKéMON that races across the land. It is said that one is born every time a new volcano appears.
LeafGreen Volcanoes erupt when it barks. Unable to restrain its extreme power, it races headlong around the land.
Emerald ENTEI embodies the passion of magma. It is thought to have been born in the eruption of a volcano. It blasts fire that consumes all that it touches.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
It is said that when it roars, a volcano erupts somewhere around the globe.
HeartGold Volcanoes erupt when it barks. Unable to contain its sheer power, it races headlong around the land.
SoulSilver A Pokémon that races across the land. It is said that one is born every time a new volcano appears.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It is said that when it roars, a volcano erupts somewhere around the globe.
X A Pokémon that races across the land. It is said that one is born every time a new volcano appears.
Y It is said that when it roars, a volcano erupts somewhere around the globe.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Entei embodies the passion of magma. This Pokémon is thought to have been born in the eruption of a volcano. It sends up massive bursts of fire that utterly consume all that they touch.

Moves learned by Entei

Moves learnt by level up

Entei learns the following moves in Pokémon Sword & Shield at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1EmberFireSpecial 40 100
1Extreme SpeedNormalPhysical 80 100
1LeerNormalStatus 100
1Sacred FireFirePhysical 100 95
1SmokescreenNormalStatus 100
1StompNormalPhysical 65 100
6Flame WheelFirePhysical 60 100
12BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
18Calm MindPsychicStatus
24RoarNormalStatus
30Fire FangFirePhysical 65 95
36Scary FaceNormalStatus 100
42CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
48ExtrasensoryPsychicSpecial 80 100
54Lava PlumeFireSpecial 80 100
60SwaggerNormalStatus 85
66Sunny DayFireStatus
72Fire BlastFireSpecial 110 85
78EruptionFireSpecial 150 100

Egg moves

Entei does not learn any moves by breeding in Pokémon Sword & Shield.

Move Tutor moves

Entei can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Sword & Shield from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Scorching SandsGroundSpecial 70 100

Moves learnt by TM

Entei is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Sword & Shield:

Moves learnt by TR

Entei is compatible with these Technical Records in Pokémon Sword & Shield:

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
1EruptionFireSpecial 150 100
1ExtrasensoryPsychicSpecial 80 100
1Lava PlumeFireSpecial 80 100
1LeerNormalStatus 100
1Sacred FireFirePhysical 100 95
8EmberFireSpecial 40 100
15RoarNormalStatus
22Fire SpinFireSpecial 35 85
29StompNormalPhysical 65 100
36FlamethrowerFireSpecial 90 100
43SwaggerNormalStatus 85
50Fire FangFirePhysical 65 95
57Lava PlumeFireSpecial 80 100
64ExtrasensoryPsychicSpecial 80 100
71Fire BlastFireSpecial 110 85
78Calm MindPsychicStatus
85EruptionFireSpecial 150 100

Egg moves

Entei does not learn any moves by breeding in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon.

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Heat WaveFireSpecial 95 90
Iron HeadSteelPhysical 80 100
Iron TailSteelPhysical 100 75
Laser FocusNormalStatus
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
Stomping TantrumGroundPhysical 75 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Entei 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.
Note: Generation 1 and 2 refer to the 3DS Virtual Console titles, not the physical cartridges.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
CurseGhostStatus Generation 2 — TM
DetectFightingStatus Generation 2 — TM
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
EndureNormalStatus Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormalSpecial 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Crush ClawNormalPhysical 75 95 Generation 4 — Special
Extreme SpeedNormalPhysical 80 100 Generation 4 — Special
Flare BlitzFirePhysical 120 100 Generation 4 — Special
HowlNormalStatus Generation 4 — Special
DigGroundPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
FlashNormalStatus 100 Generation 6 — TM
IncinerateFireSpecial 60 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormalPhysical 50 95 Generation 6 — HM
StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Entei sprites

Type Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8
Normal Entei  sprite from Silver Entei  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Entei  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Entei  sprite from Black & White Entei  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Entei Shiny sprite from Silver Entei Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Entei Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Entei Shiny sprite from Black & White Entei Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Entei

Gold
Silver
Crystal
Roaming Johto
Ruby
Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
FireRed
LeafGreen
Roaming Kanto
Emerald Trade/migrate from another game
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Trade/migrate from another game
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Roaming Johto
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Moon Ultra Space Wilds
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword
Shield
Location data not yet available

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Entei
Japanese エンテイ (Entei)
German Entei
French Entei

Name origin

enten
Japanese for ‘blazing heat’
kotei
Japanese for ‘emperor’