Talonflame

Talonflame is a Fire/Flying type Pokémon introduced in Generation 6. It is known as the Scorching Pokémon.

It dives at foes, and then attacks with devastating kicks.

It evolves from Fletchinder at level 35.

Pokédex data

National № 663
Type Fire Flying
Species Scorching Pokémon
Height 3′11″ (1.2 m)
Weight 54.0 lbs (24.5 kg)
Abilities 1. Flame Body
Gale Wings (hidden ability)
Local № 016 (X/Y — Central Kalos)
160 (Sun/Moon — Alola dex)
194 (U.Sun/U.Moon — Alola dex)

Training

EV yield 3 Speed
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 175
Growth Rate Medium Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Flying
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 15 (3,599–3,855 steps)

Base stats

HP 78
266 360
Attack 81
150 287
Defense 71
132 265
Sp. Atk 74
137 271
Sp. Def 69
128 260
Speed 126
231 386
Total 499 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 Talonflame.

Evolution chart

(Level 17) (Level 35)

Pokédex entries

X
Omega Ruby
In the fever of an exciting battle, it showers embers from the gaps between its feathers and takes to the air.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
When attacking prey, it can reach speeds of up to 310 mph. It finishes its prey off with a colossal kick.
Sun Its favorite foods are Wingull and Pikipek. It attacks with a powerful kick and grasps them firmly in its talons.
Moon It zooms directly at its prey at flight speeds of close to 310 mph, while fiery embers scatter from gaps in its feathers.
Ultra Sun Its tough wings don’t allow fire to pass through them. A long time ago, firefighters’ outfits were made from Talonflame wings.
Ultra Moon Bird Pokémon make up most of its diet. It approaches at high speeds and smacks them down to the ground with its powerful kick.

Moves learned by Talonflame

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Brave BirdFlying 120 100
1EmberFire 40 100
1Flare BlitzFire 120 100
1GrowlNormal 100
1PeckFlying 35 100
1Quick AttackNormal 40 100
1TackleNormal 40 100
6Quick AttackNormal 40 100
10PeckFlying 35 100
13AgilityPsychic
16FlailNormal 100
25RoostFlying
27Razor WindNormal 80 100
31Natural GiftNormal 100
39Flame ChargeFire 50 100
44AcrobaticsFlying 55 100
49Me FirstNormal
55TailwindFlying
60Steel WingSteel 70 90
64Brave BirdFlying 120 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Quick GuardFighting
SnatchDark
TailwindFlying

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
DefogFlying
Heat WaveFire 95 90
SnatchDark
SnoreNormal 50 100
TailwindFlying

Pre-evolution moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
EmberFire 40 100 Evolution

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Work UpNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
8Bulk UpFighting
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
12TauntDark 100
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
19RoostFlying
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
35FlamethrowerFire 90 100
38Fire BlastFire 110 85
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Flame ChargeFire 50 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
50OverheatFire 130 90
51Steel WingSteel 70 90
61Will-O-WispFire 85
62AcrobaticsFlying 55 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
75Swords DanceNormal
76FlyFlying 90 95
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
89U-turnBug 70 100
90SubstituteNormal
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Talonflame 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
Hone ClawsDark Generation 6 — TM
IncinerateFire 60 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Moves learnt by level up

Talonflame does not learn any level up moves in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee.

Moves learnt by TM

Talonflame does not learn any HMs in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee.

Talonflame sprites

Type Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Talonflame  sprite from X & Y Talonflame  sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon
Shiny Talonflame Shiny sprite from X & Y Talonflame Shiny sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon

Where to find Talonflame

X
Y
Evolve Fletchling/Fletchinder
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Poni Gauntlet
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Evolve Fletchling/Fletchinder
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Location data not yet available

Other languages

English Talonflame
Japanese ファイアロー (Fiarrow)
German Fiaro
French Flambusard

Name origin

talon
a bird’s claw (especially birds of prey)
flame
fire