Magmortar

Magmortar is a Fire type Pokémon introduced in Generation 4. It is known as the Blast Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 467
Type Fire
Species Blast Pokémon
Height 1.6 m (5′03″)
Weight 68.0 kg (149.9 lbs)
Abilities 1. Flame Body
Vital Spirit (hidden ability)
Local № 202 (Platinum)
055 (Black 2/White 2)
168 (Sun/Moon — Alola dex)
202 (U.Sun/U.Moon — Alola dex)
020 (The Crown Tundra)

Training

EV yield 3 Special Attack
Catch rate 30 (3.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 243
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 75
260 354
Attack 95
175 317
Defense 67
125 256
Sp. Atk 125
229 383
Sp. Def 95
175 317
Speed 83
153 291
Total 540 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 Magmortar.

Evolution chart

#240
Magby
Fire
(Level 30) (trade holding Magmarizer)

Magmortar changes

Pokédex entries

Diamond
Pearl
It blasts fireballs of over 3,600 degrees F from the ends of its arms. It lives in volcanic craters.
Platinum When launching 3,600 degrees F fireballs, its body takes on a whitish hue from the intense heat.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
It blasts fireballs of over 3,600 degrees Fahrenheit out of its arms. Its breath also sears and sizzles.
Black
White
When launching 3,600 degrees F fireballs, its body takes on a whitish hue from the intense heat.
Black 2
White 2
When shooting 3,600 degree F fireballs from its arms, its body takes on a whitish hue from the intense heat.
X
Omega Ruby
It blasts fireballs of over 3,600 degrees Fahrenheit from the ends of its arms. It lives in volcanic craters.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
It blasts fireballs of over 3,600 degrees Fahrenheit out of its arms. Its breath also sears and sizzles.
Sun They dwell in volcanic craters. According to what is known, a single pair of male and female Magmortar lives in one volcano.
Moon From its arm, it launches fireballs hotter than 3,500 degrees Fahrenheit. Its arm starts to melt when it fires a whole barrage.
Ultra Sun There are still quite a few factories that rely on the flames provided by Magmortar to process metals.
Ultra Moon Magmortar takes down its enemies by shooting fireballs, which burn them to a blackened crisp. It avoids this method when hunting prey.
Sword When Magmortar inhales deeply, the fire burning in its belly intensifies, rising in temperature to over 3,600 degrees Fahrenheit.
Shield Living in the crater of a volcano has caused this Pokémon’s body to resemble its environment—it has an organ similar to a magma chamber.

Moves learned by Magmortar

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1EmberFireSpecial 40 100
1LeerNormalStatus 100
1SmogPoisonSpecial 30 70
1SmokescreenNormalStatus 100
12Clear SmogPoisonSpecial 50
16Flame WheelFirePhysical 60 100
20Confuse RayGhostStatus 100
24Scary FaceNormalStatus 100
28Fire PunchFirePhysical 75 100
34Lava PlumeFireSpecial 80 100
40Low KickFightingPhysical 100
46FlamethrowerFireSpecial 90 100
52Sunny DayFireStatus
58Fire BlastFireSpecial 110 85
64Hyper BeamNormalSpecial 150 90

Egg moves

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

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Burning JealousyFireSpecial 70 100
Scorching SandsGroundSpecial 70 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Moves learnt by TR

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

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1EmberFireSpecial 40 100
1LeerNormalStatus 100
1SmogPoisonSpecial 30 70
1SmokescreenNormalStatus 100
1Thunder PunchElectricPhysical 75 100
5EmberFireSpecial 40 100
8SmokescreenNormalStatus 100
12Feint AttackDarkPhysical 60
15Fire SpinFireSpecial 35 85
19Clear SmogPoisonSpecial 50
22Flame BurstFireSpecial 70 100
26Confuse RayGhostStatus 100
29Fire PunchFirePhysical 75 100
36Lava PlumeFireSpecial 80 100
42Sunny DayFireStatus
49FlamethrowerFireSpecial 90 100
55Fire BlastFireSpecial 110 85
62Hyper BeamNormalSpecial 150 90

Egg moves

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

Move Tutor moves

Magmortar 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 Magmortar. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

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

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Magmortar 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
CaptivateNormalStatus 100 Generation 4 — TM
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
IncinerateFireSpecial 60 100 Generation 6 — TM
Power-Up PunchFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Magmortar sprites

Type Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8
Normal Magmortar  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Magmortar  sprite from Black & White Magmortar  sprite from X & Y Magmortar  sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon Magmortar  sprite from Sword & Shield
Shiny Magmortar Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Magmortar Shiny sprite from Black & White Magmortar Shiny sprite from X & Y Magmortar Shiny sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon

Where to find Magmortar

Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Evolve Magmar/Magby
Black Trade/migrate from another game
White
Black 2
Evolve Magmar/Magby
White 2 Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Magmar/Magby
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Evolve Magmar/Magby
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword
Shield
Evolve Magmar/Magby

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Magmortar
Japanese ブーバーン (Booburn)
German Magbrant
French Maganon

Name origin

magma
the melted rock in a volcano
mortar
a type of cannon