Essentials

Eruption

Fire special

Generation 3

Summary

Inflicts more damage when the user has more HP remaining, with a maximum of 150 power.

Damage Dealt

  • Bug 2
  • Dark 1
  • Dragon ½
  • Electric 1
  • Fairy 1
  • Fighting 1
  • Fire ½
  • Flying 1
  • Ghost 1
  • Grass 2
  • Ground 1
  • Ice 2
  • Normal 1
  • Poison 1
  • Psychic 1
  • Rock ½
  • Steel 2
  • Water ½

Stats

Power
150; percentile 97.7
Accuracy
100%
PP
5, up to 8 with PP Up PP Up
Target
All opponents
Effect chance
n/a
Priority
0 (normal)

Machines

Generation 3
Not a TM
Generation 4
Not a TM
Generation 5
Not a TM
Generation 6
Not a TM

Effect

Inflicts regular damage. Power increases with the user's remaining HP and is given by 150 * HP / max HP, to a maximum of 150 when the user has full HP.

Meta

This reflects how the games treat moves and may be somewhat idealistic.

Flavor

Flavor Text

Generation 3
Ruby, Sapphire, Emerald

The higher the user’s HP, the more damage caused.

FireRed, LeafGreen

The higher the user’s HP, the more powerful this attack becomes.

Generation 4
Diamond, Pearl, Platinum, HeartGold, SoulSilver

The user attacks in an explosive fury. The lower the user’s HP, the less powerful this attack becomes.

Generation 5
Black, White, Black 2, White 2

The user attacks the opposing team with explosive fury. The lower the user’s HP, the less powerful this attack becomes.

Foreign Names

German
Eruption
Spanish
Estallido
French
Éruption
Italian
Eruzione
Czech
Erupce
Japanese
ふんか (funka)

Contests

Generation 3 Contest

Type
Beauty
Appeal
Jam
Flavor text
The appeal works better the later it is performed.
Use after
Use before
None

Generation 4 Super Contest

Type
Beauty
Appeal
♡♡
Flavor text
Earn +2 if the Pokémon performs last in the turn.
Use after
None
Use before
None

Similar moves

These moves all have the same effect as Eruption.

Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Water Spout Water special 5 150 100%

Inflicts more damage when the user has more HP remaining, with a maximum of 150 power.

Pokémon

Fire Pokémon get STAB, and have their types highlighted in green.

Pokémon with higher Special Attack are more suited to Eruption's special damage, and have the stat highlighted in green.

Generation 3 Diamond, Pearl Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black, White Black 2, White 2 Generation 6 Pokémon Type Ability Gender Egg Group HP Atk Def SpA SpD Spd Total
Level up: Learned when a Pokémon reaches a certain level.
49 49 49 58 58 58 Cyndaquil Fire Blaze
Flash Fire
⅞ male, ⅛ female Field 39 52 43 60 50 65 309
57 57 57 68 68 68 Quilava Fire Blaze
Flash Fire
⅞ male, ⅛ female Field 58 64 58 80 65 80 405
57 57 57 74 74 Typhlosion Fire Blaze
Flash Fire
⅞ male, ⅛ female Field 78 84 78 109 85 100 534
85 85 85 85 Entei Fire Pressure
Flash Fire
genderless Undiscovered 115 115 85 90 75 100 580
45 57 57 57 67 52 Camerupt Fire Ground Magma Armor
Solid Rock
Anger Point
½ male, ½ female Field 70 100 70 105 75 40 460
75 80 80 50 50 50 50 Groudon Ground Drought genderless Undiscovered 100 150 140 100 90 90 670
Generation 3 Diamond, Pearl Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black, White Black 2, White 2 Generation 6 Pokémon Type Ability Gender Egg Group HP Atk Def SpA SpD Spd Total
Egg: Appears on a newly-hatched Pokémon, if the father had the same move.
• • • • • • • Torkoal Fire White Smoke
Shell Armor
½ male, ½ female Field 70 85 140 85 70 20 470

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