Magmar

Magmar is a Fire type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the Spitfire Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 126
Type Fire
Species Spitfire Pokémon
Height 4′03″ (1.3 m)
Weight 98.1 lbs (44.5 kg)
Abilities 1. Flame Body
Vital Spirit (hidden ability)
Local № 126 (Red/Blue/Yellow)
151 (Gold/Silver/Crystal)
126 (FireRed/LeafGreen)
201 (Platinum)
153 (HeartGold/SoulSilver)
054 (Black 2/White 2)
167 (Sun/Moon — Alola dex)
201 (U.Sun/U.Moon — Alola dex)
126 (Let's Go Pikachu/Let's Go Eevee)

Training

EV yield 2 Special Attack
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 173
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Human-Like
Gender 75% male, 25% female
Egg cycles 25 (6,169–6,425 steps)

Base stats

HP 65
240 334
Attack 95
175 317
Defense 57
107 234
Sp. Atk 100
184 328
Sp. Def 85
157 295
Speed 93
171 313
Total 495 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 Magmar.

Evolution chart

(Level 30) (trade holding Magmarizer)

Magmar changes

Pokédex entries

Red
Blue
Its body always burns with an orange glow that enables it to hide perfectly among flames.
Yellow Born in an active volcano. Its body is always cloaked in flames, so it looks like a big ball of fire.
Gold It dislikes cold places, so it blows scorching flames to make the environment suitable for itself.
Silver The fiery surface of its body gives off a wavering, rippling glare that is similar to the sun.
Crystal It moves more frequently in hot areas. It can heal itself by dipping its wound into lava.
Ruby
Sapphire
In battle, MAGMAR blows out intensely hot flames from all over its body to intimidate its opponent. This POKéMON’s fiery bursts create heat waves that ignite grass and trees in its surroundings.
FireRed Found near the mouth of a volcano. This fire-breather’s body temperature is nearly 2,200 degrees Fahrenheit.
LeafGreen Its body always burns with an orange glow that enables it to hide perfectly amidst flames.
Emerald In battle, it blows out intense flames from all over its body to intimidate its foe. These fiery bursts create heat waves that ignite grass and trees in the area.
Diamond
Pearl
Born in the spout of a volcano, its body is covered by flames that shimmer like the sun.
Platinum When it breathes deeply, heat waves form around its body, making it hard to see clearly.
HeartGold It dislikes cold places, so it blows scorching flames to make the environment suitable for itself.
SoulSilver The fiery surface of its body gives off a wavering, rippling glare that is similar to the sun.
Black
White
When it breathes deeply, heat waves form around its body, making it hard to see clearly.
Black 2
White 2
The scorching fire exhaled by Magmar forms heat waves around its body, making it hard to see the Pokémon clearly.
X Found near the mouth of a volcano. This fire-breather’s body temperature is nearly 2,200 degrees Fahrenheit.
Y Born in the spout of a volcano, its body is covered by flames that shimmer like the sun.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
In battle, Magmar blows out intensely hot flames from all over its body to intimidate its opponent. This Pokémon’s fiery bursts create heat waves that ignite grass and trees in its surroundings.
Sun When it’s tired, it leaps into the mouth of a volcano and soaks its body in magma to ease its weariness. Its body burns at 2,192 degrees F.
Moon When angered, it spouts brilliant fire from all over its body. It doesn’t calm down until its opponent has burned to ash.
Ultra Sun Its entire body is burning. When it breathes, the temperature rises. When it sneezes, flames shoot out!
Ultra Moon The hotter the place, the better they feel. Magmar in Alola are said to be hardier than those in other areas.

Moves learned by Magmar

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1EmberFire 40 100
1LeerNormal 100
1SmogPoison 30 70
5EmberFire 40 100
8SmokescreenNormal 100
12Feint AttackDark 60
15Fire SpinFire 35 85
19Clear SmogPoison 50
22Flame BurstFire 70 100
26Confuse RayGhost 100
29Fire PunchFire 75 100
36Lava PlumeFire 80 100
42Sunny DayFire
49FlamethrowerFire 90 100
55Fire BlastFire 110 85

Egg moves

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

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CovetNormal 60 100
Dual ChopDragon 40 90
Fire PunchFire 75 100
Focus PunchFighting 150 100
Heat WaveFire 95 90
Helping HandNormal
Iron TailSteel 100 75
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 Magmar. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
UproarNormal 90 100 Move tutor

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
29PsychicPsychic 90 100
31Brick BreakFighting 75 100
32Double TeamNormal
35FlamethrowerFire 90 100
38Fire BlastFire 110 85
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Flame ChargeFire 50 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
47Low SweepFighting 65 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
50OverheatFire 130 90
52Focus BlastFighting 120 70
56FlingDark 100
61Will-O-WispFire 85
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Magmar 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
BideNormal Generation 1 — TM
MetronomeNormal Generation 1 — TM
PsywavePsychic 80 Generation 1 — TM
RageNormal 20 100 Generation 1 — TM
Skull BashNormal 130 100 Generation 1 — TM
SubmissionFighting 80 80 Generation 1 — TM
Take DownNormal 90 85 Generation 1 — TM
TeleportPsychic Generation 1 — TM
CurseGhost Generation 2 — TM
DetectFighting Generation 2 — TM
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
CounterFighting 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega KickNormal 120 75 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
Seismic TossFighting 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
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
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
StrengthNormal 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

Magmar learns the following moves in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1EmberFire 40 100
1LeerNormal 100
6SmogPoison 30 70
11SmokescreenNormal 100
17Clear SmogPoison 50
22Low KickFighting 100
28Fire SpinFire 35 85
33Fire PunchFire 75 100
39Confuse RayGhost 100
44FlamethrowerFire 90 100
50Fire BlastFire 110 85

Moves learnt by TM

Magmar is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1HeadbuttNormal 70 100
2TauntDark 100
3Helping HandNormal
4TeleportPsychic
5RestPsychic
7ProtectNormal
8SubstituteNormal
11Will-O-WispFire 85
12FacadeNormal 70 100
13Brick BreakFighting 75 100
15Seismic TossFighting 100
19Iron TailSteel 100 75
23Thunder PunchElectric 75 100
27ToxicPoison 90
31Fire PunchFire 75 100
37FlamethrowerFire 90 100
40PsychicPsychic 90 100
46Fire BlastFire 110 85
48Hyper BeamNormal 150 90

Magmar sprites

Type Generation 1 Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Magmar  sprite from Red & Blue Magmar  sprite from Silver Magmar  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Magmar  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Magmar  sprite from Black & White Magmar  sprite from X & Y Magmar  sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon
Shiny Magmar Shiny sprite from Silver Magmar Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Magmar Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Magmar Shiny sprite from Black & White Magmar Shiny sprite from X & Y Magmar Shiny sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon

Where to find Magmar

Red Trade/migrate from another game
Blue Pokémon Mansion
Yellow Trade/migrate from another game
Gold
Silver
Burned Tower
Crystal Mt. Silver
Ruby
Sapphire
FireRed
Trade/migrate from another game
LeafGreen Mt. Ember
Emerald Trade/migrate from another game
Diamond
Pearl
Evolve Magby
Platinum Fuego Ironworks
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Burned Tower
Black Trade/migrate from another game
White
Black 2
Evolve Magby
White 2 Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Magby
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Wela Volcano Park
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Pokémon Mansion

Other languages

English Magmar
Japanese ブーバー (Boober)
German Magmar
French Magmar

Name origin

magma
the melted rock in a volcano
mar
damage, spoil