Fennekin

Fennekin is a Fire type Pokémon introduced in Generation 6. It is known as the Fox Pokémon.

Fennekin can be temperamental, but it tries to do its best for its Trainer. Searing heat blows from its ears. This Pokémon loves to snack on twigs.

Fennekin evolves into Braixen at level 16.

Pokédex data

National № 653
Type Fire
Species Fox Pokémon
Height 1′04″ (0.4 m)
Weight 20.7 lbs (9.4 kg)
Abilities Blaze
Magician (hidden ability)
Local № 004 (X/Y — Central Kalos)

Training

EV yield 1 Special Attack
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 61
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 40
190 284
Attack 45
85 207
Defense 40
76 196
Sp. Atk 62
116 245
Sp. Def 60
112 240
Speed 60
112 240
Total 307 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 Fennekin.

Evolution chart

(Level 16) (Level 36)

Pokédex entries

X
Omega Ruby
Eating a twig fills it with energy, and its roomy ears give vent to air hotter than 390 degrees Fahrenheit.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
As it walks, it munches on a twig in place of a snack. It intimidates opponents by puffing hot air out of its ears.

Moves learned by Fennekin

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1ScratchNormal 40 100
1Tail WhipNormal 100
5EmberFire 40 100
11HowlNormal
14Flame ChargeFire 50 100
17PsybeamPsychic 65 100
20Fire SpinFire 35 85
25Lucky ChantNormal
27Light ScreenPsychic
31PsyshockPsychic 80 100
35FlamethrowerFire 90 100
38Will-O-WispFire 85
41PsychicPsychic 90 100
43Sunny DayFire
46Magic RoomPsychic
48Fire BlastFire 110 85

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Heat WaveFire 95 90
HypnosisPsychic 60
Magic CoatPsychic
Psychic TerrainPsychic
WishNormal

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CovetNormal 60 100
Fire PledgeFire 80 100
Foul PlayDark 95 100
Heat WaveFire 95 90
Iron TailSteel 100 75
Magic CoatPsychic
Magic RoomPsychic
SnoreNormal 50 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Work UpNormal
3PsyshockPsychic 80 100
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
16Light ScreenPsychic
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
27ReturnNormal 100
29PsychicPsychic 90 100
32Double TeamNormal
35FlamethrowerFire 90 100
38Fire BlastFire 110 85
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Flame ChargeFire 50 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
50OverheatFire 130 90
61Will-O-WispFire 85
63EmbargoDark 100
77Psych UpNormal
85Dream EaterPsychic 100 100
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Fennekin 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
IncinerateFire 60 100 Generation 6 — TM
Power-Up PunchFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormal 50 95 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1ScratchNormal 40 100
1Tail WhipNormal 100
5EmberFire 40 100
11HowlNormal
14Flame ChargeFire 50 100
17PsybeamPsychic 65 100
20Fire SpinFire 35 85
25Lucky ChantNormal
27Light ScreenPsychic
31PsyshockPsychic 80 100
35FlamethrowerFire 90 100
38Will-O-WispFire 85
41PsychicPsychic 90 100
43Sunny DayFire
46Magic RoomPsychic
48Fire BlastFire 110 85

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Heat WaveFire 95 90
HypnosisPsychic 60
Magic CoatPsychic
WishNormal

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Fire PledgeFire 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Work UpNormal
3PsyshockPsychic 80 100
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
16Light ScreenPsychic
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
27ReturnNormal 100
29PsychicPsychic 90 100
32Double TeamNormal
35FlamethrowerFire 90 100
38Fire BlastFire 110 85
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Flame ChargeFire 50 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
50OverheatFire 130 90
61Will-O-WispFire 85
63EmbargoDark 100
77Psych UpNormal
85Dream EaterPsychic 100 100
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Fennekin 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
IncinerateFire 60 100 Generation 6 — TM
Power-Up PunchFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormal 50 95 Generation 6 — HM

Fennekin sprites

Type Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Fennekin  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Fennekin Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Fennekin

X
Y
Vaniville Town, Aquacorde Town
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Breed Braixen/Delphox

Other languages

English Fennekin
Japanese フォッコ (Fokko)
German Fynx
French Feunnec

Name origin

fennec
species of fox
kin
friendship, affinity