Pignite

Pignite is a Fire/Fighting type Pokémon introduced in Generation 5. It is known as the Fire Pig Pokémon.

Pignite artwork by Ken Sugimori

Pokédex data

National № 499
Type Fire Fighting
Species Fire Pig Pokémon
Height 3′03″ (1.0 m)
Weight 122.4 lbs (55.5 kg)
Abilities Blaze
Thick Fat (hidden ability)
Local № 005 (Black/White)
005 (Black 2/White 2)
Japanese Chaobu

Training

EV yield 2 Attack
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Happiness 70 (normal)
Base EXP 146
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 90
290 384
Attack 93
171 313
Defense 55
103 229
Sp. Atk 70
130 262
Sp. Def 55
103 229
Speed 55
103 229
Total 418 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 Pignite.

Pokédex entries

Black When its internal fire flares up, its movements grow sharper and faster. When in trouble, it emits smoke.
White Whatever it eats becomes fuel for the flame in its stomach. When it is angered, the intensity of the flame increases.
Black 2
White 2
The more it eats, the more fuel it has to make the fire in its stomach stronger. This fills it with even more power.
X
Omega Ruby
The more it eats, the more fuel it has to make the fire in its stomach stronger. This fills it with even more power.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
When its internal fire flares up, its movements grow sharper and faster. When in trouble, it emits smoke.

Evolution chart

(Level 17) (Level 36)

Name origin

pig
farmyard animal
ignite
to bring flame to

Moves learned by Pignite

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Arm ThrustFighting 15 100
1EmberFire 40 100
1Odor SleuthNormal
1TackleNormal 40 100
1Tail WhipNormal 100
3Tail WhipNormal 100
7EmberFire 40 100
9Odor SleuthNormal
13Defense CurlNormal
15Flame ChargeFire 50 100
20SmogPoison 30 70
23RolloutRock 30 90
28Take DownNormal 90 85
31Heat CrashFire 100
36AssuranceDark 60 100
39FlamethrowerFire 90 100
44Head SmashRock 150 80
47RoarNormal
52Flare BlitzFire 120 100

Moves learnt on evolution

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Arm ThrustFighting 15 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Body SlamNormal 85 100
Burn UpFire 130 100
CovetNormal 60 100
CurseGhost
EndeavorNormal 100
Heavy SlamSteel 100
MagnitudeGround 100
Sleep TalkNormal
Sucker PunchDark 70 100
SuperpowerFighting 120 100
ThrashNormal 120 100
YawnNormal

Move Tutor moves

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

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Work UpNormal
5RoarNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
12TauntDark 100
17ProtectNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
27ReturnNormal 100
31Brick BreakFighting 75 100
32Double TeamNormal
35FlamethrowerFire 90 100
38Fire BlastFire 110 85
39Rock TombRock 60 95
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Flame ChargeFire 50 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
47Low SweepFighting 65 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
50OverheatFire 130 90
52Focus BlastFighting 120 70
56FlingDark 100
61Will-O-WispFire 85
71Stone EdgeRock 100 80
74Gyro BallSteel 100
78BulldozeGround 60 100
80Rock SlideRock 75 90
84Poison JabPoison 80 100
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
93Wild ChargeElectric 90 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Pignite 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
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

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Arm ThrustFighting 15 100
1EmberFire 40 100
1Odor SleuthNormal
1TackleNormal 40 100
1Tail WhipNormal 100
3Tail WhipNormal 100
7EmberFire 40 100
9Odor SleuthNormal
13Defense CurlNormal
15Flame ChargeFire 50 100
20SmogPoison 30 70
23RolloutRock 30 90
28Take DownNormal 90 85
31Heat CrashFire 100
36AssuranceDark 60 100
39FlamethrowerFire 90 100
44Head SmashRock 150 80
47RoarNormal
52Flare BlitzFire 120 100

Moves learnt on evolution

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Arm ThrustFighting 15 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Body SlamNormal 85 100
CovetNormal 60 100
CurseGhost
EndeavorNormal 100
Heavy SlamSteel 100
MagnitudeGround 100
Sleep TalkNormal
Sucker PunchDark 70 100
SuperpowerFighting 120 100
ThrashNormal 120 100
YawnNormal

Move Tutor moves

Pignite 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

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Work UpNormal
5RoarNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
12TauntDark 100
17ProtectNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
27ReturnNormal 100
31Brick BreakFighting 75 100
32Double TeamNormal
35FlamethrowerFire 90 100
38Fire BlastFire 110 85
39Rock TombRock 60 95
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Flame ChargeFire 50 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
47Low SweepFighting 65 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
50OverheatFire 130 90
52Focus BlastFighting 120 70
56FlingDark 100
61Will-O-WispFire 85
71Stone EdgeRock 100 80
74Gyro BallSteel 100
78BulldozeGround 60 100
80Rock SlideRock 75 90
84Poison JabPoison 80 100
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
93Wild ChargeElectric 90 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Pignite 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
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
StrengthNormal 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Pignite sprites

Type Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Pignite  sprite from Black & White Pignite  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Pignite Shiny sprite from Black & White Pignite Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Pignite

Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Evolve Tepig
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Tepig
Sun
Moon
Evolve Tepig
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Trade/migrate from another game

Answers to Pignite questions