Infernape

Infernape is a Fire/Fighting type Pokémon introduced in Generation 4. It is known as the Flame Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 392
Type Fire Fighting
Species Flame Pokémon
Height 3′11″ (1.2 m)
Weight 121.3 lbs (55.0 kg)
Abilities Blaze
Iron Fist (hidden ability)
Local № 006 (Diamond/Pearl)
006 (Platinum)

Training

EV yield 1 Attack, 1 Special Attack, 1 Speed
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 240
Growth Rate Medium Slow

Breeding

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

Base stats

HP 76
262 356
Attack 104
191 337
Defense 71
132 265
Sp. Atk 104
191 337
Sp. Def 71
132 265
Speed 108
198 346
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 Infernape.

Evolution chart

(Level 14) (Level 36)

Infernape changes

Pokédex entries

Diamond It uses a special kind of martial arts involving all its limbs. Its fire never goes out.
Pearl Its crown of fire is indicative of its fiery nature. It is beaten by none in terms of quickness.
Platinum It uses unique fighting moves with fire on its hands and feet. It will take on any opponent.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
It tosses its enemies around with agility. It uses all its limbs to fight in its own unique style.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It uses unique fighting moves with fire on its hands and feet. It will take on any opponent.
X
Omega Ruby
Its crown of fire is indicative of its fiery nature. It is beaten by none in terms of quickness.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
It tosses its enemies around with agility. It uses all its limbs to fight in its own unique style.

Moves learned by Infernape

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Close CombatFighting 120 100
1EmberFire 40 100
1Flare BlitzFire 120 100
1LeerNormal 100
1Mach PunchFighting 40 100
1ScratchNormal 40 100
1TauntDark 100
7EmberFire 40 100
9TauntDark 100
16Fury SwipesNormal 18 80
19Flame WheelFire 60 100
26FeintNormal 30 100
29PunishmentDark 100
42Fire SpinFire 35 85
52AcrobaticsFlying 55 100
58Calm MindPsychic
68Flare BlitzFire 120 100

Moves learnt on evolution

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Close CombatFighting 120 100

Egg moves

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

Move Tutor moves

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

Pre-evolution moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
FacadeNormal 70 100 Level up
FlamethrowerFire 90 100 Level up
Nasty PlotDark Level up
Slack OffNormal Level up
TormentDark 100 Level up
UproarNormal 90 100 Move tutor
Mach PunchFighting 40 100 Evolution

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Work UpNormal
4Calm MindPsychic
5RoarNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
8Bulk UpFighting
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
12TauntDark 100
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
26EarthquakeGround 100 100
27ReturnNormal 100
31Brick BreakFighting 75 100
32Double TeamNormal
35FlamethrowerFire 90 100
38Fire BlastFire 110 85
39Rock TombRock 60 95
40Aerial AceFlying 60
41TormentDark 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Flame ChargeFire 50 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
47Low SweepFighting 65 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
50OverheatFire 130 90
52Focus BlastFighting 120 70
56FlingDark 100
61Will-O-WispFire 85
62AcrobaticsFlying 55 100
65Shadow ClawGhost 70 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
71Stone EdgeRock 100 80
75Swords DanceNormal
78BulldozeGround 60 100
80Rock SlideRock 75 90
84Poison JabPoison 80 100
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
89U-turnBug 70 100
90SubstituteNormal
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Infernape 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
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
RolloutRock 30 90 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
RetaliateNormal 70 100 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

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Close CombatFighting 120 100
1EmberFire 40 100
1Flare BlitzFire 120 100
1LeerNormal 100
1Mach PunchFighting 40 100
1ScratchNormal 40 100
1TauntDark 100
7EmberFire 40 100
9TauntDark 100
16Fury SwipesNormal 18 80
19Flame WheelFire 60 100
26FeintNormal 30 100
29PunishmentDark 100
42Fire SpinFire 35 85
52AcrobaticsFlying 55 100
58Calm MindPsychic
68Flare BlitzFire 120 100

Moves learnt on evolution

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Close CombatFighting 120 100

Egg moves

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

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Blast BurnFire 150 90
Fire PledgeFire 80 100

Pre-evolution moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
FacadeNormal 70 100 Level up
FlamethrowerFire 90 100 Level up
Nasty PlotDark Level up
Slack OffNormal Level up
TormentDark 100 Level up
Mach PunchFighting 40 100 Evolution

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Work UpNormal
4Calm MindPsychic
5RoarNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
8Bulk UpFighting
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
12TauntDark 100
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
26EarthquakeGround 100 100
27ReturnNormal 100
31Brick BreakFighting 75 100
32Double TeamNormal
35FlamethrowerFire 90 100
38Fire BlastFire 110 85
39Rock TombRock 60 95
40Aerial AceFlying 60
41TormentDark 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Flame ChargeFire 50 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
47Low SweepFighting 65 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
50OverheatFire 130 90
52Focus BlastFighting 120 70
56FlingDark 100
61Will-O-WispFire 85
62AcrobaticsFlying 55 100
65Shadow ClawGhost 70 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
71Stone EdgeRock 100 80
75Swords DanceNormal
78BulldozeGround 60 100
80Rock SlideRock 75 90
84Poison JabPoison 80 100
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
89U-turnBug 70 100
90SubstituteNormal
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Infernape 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
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
RolloutRock 30 90 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
RetaliateNormal 70 100 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

Infernape sprites

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

Where to find Infernape

Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Evolve Chimchar/Monferno
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Trade/migrate from another game
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Chimchar/Monferno
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Evolve Chimchar/Monferno

Other languages

English Infernape
Japanese ゴウカザル (Goukazaru)
German Panferno
French Simiabraz

Name origin

inferno
a raging fire
ape
a species of primate