Essentials

Magmar

Magmar

Fire

Abilities

Flame Body

Has a 30% chance of burning attacking Pokémon on contact.

Hidden Ability

Vital Spirit

Prevents sleep.

Damage Taken

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

Pokédex Numbers

Introduced in
Generation 1
National
126
Kanto
126 Red, Blue, Yellow, FireRed, LeafGreen
Original Johto
151 Gold, Silver, Crystal
Extended Sinnoh
201 Platinum
Updated Johto
153 HeartGold, SoulSilver
Updated Unova
54 Black 2, White 2

Names

Chinese
鴨嘴火龍
Italian
Magmar
French
Magmar
Korean
마그마
German
Magmar
Spanish
Magmar
Japanese
ブーバー (buubaa)
Official roomaji
Boober

Breeding

Gender
¾ male, ¼ female Search:
Egg groups
  • Human-Like
Hatch counter
25 Search:
Steps to hatch
6630 / 3570

Compatibility

Training

Base EXP
173 Search:
Effort points
  • 2 Special Attack
Capture rate
45 Search:
Base happiness
70 Search:
Growth rate
medium Search:

Wild held items

Ruby, Sapphire, Emerald 100% Rawst Berry Rawst Berry
FireRed, LeafGreen, Colosseum, XD nothing
Diamond 5% Magmarizer Magmarizer
Pearl, Platinum 50% Magmarizer Magmarizer
HeartGold, SoulSilver nothing
Generation 5 nothing
Generation 6 nothing

Evolution

Baby Basic Stage 1 Stage 2
Magby Magmar Level up, starting at level 30 Magmortar Trade, while holding a Magmarizer

Stats

Pctile Min IVs Max IVs
HP
65
48.7 303 334
Attack
95
73.6 258 289
Defense
57
33.1 182 213
Special Attack
100
82.0 268 299
Special Defense
85
72.7 238 269
Speed
93
78.8 254 285
Total
495
69.6

HeartGold, SoulSilver Pokéathlon Performance

★ Minimum; ✯ Base; ☆ Maximum

Speed
★✯
Power
★✯☆
Skill
★★✯✯☆
Stamina
★★✯✯☆
Jump
★★☆
Total
8/14/18

Flavor

Flavor Text

Generation 5
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.

Generation 6
X

Found near the mouth of a volcano. This fire-breather’s body temperature is nearly 2,200 degree Fahrenheit.

Y

Born in the spout of a volcano, its body is covered by flames that shimmer like the sun.

Sprites

Magmar Magmar Magmar Magmar

Miscellany

Species
Spitfire Search:
Color
Red Search:
Cry
Habitat FireRed, LeafGreen
mountain Search:
Footprint
Magmar
Shape
Sciurine Search:

Height

Trainer dude

Magmar
13

4'3.2"
1.3 m

Weight

Trainer dudette

Magmar
445

98.1 lb
44.5 kg

Locations

Blue Blue
LeafGreen LeafGreen
Platinum Platinum
HeartGold HeartGold
SoulSilver SoulSilver

Pal Park

Area
Mountain
Score
70
Rate
20

Moves

Fire moves get STAB, and have their type highlighted in green.

Generation 1 Gold, Silver Crystal Generation 3 Diamond, Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold, SoulSilver Black, White Black 2, White 2 Generation 6 Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Level up: Learned when a Pokémon reaches a certain level.
Smog Poison special 20 30 70%

Has a 40% chance to poison the target.

Ember Fire special 25 40 100%

Has a 10% chance to burn the target.

36 Leer Normal status 30 100%

Lowers the target's Defense by one stage.

Ember Fire special 25 40 100%

Has a 10% chance to burn the target.

7 7 6 5 5 Ember Fire special 25 40 100%

Has a 10% chance to burn the target.

10 10 11 8 8 Smokescreen Normal status 20 100%

Lowers the target's accuracy by one stage.

16 16 16 12 12 Feint Attack Dark physical 20 60

Never misses.

19 19 21 15 15 Fire Spin Fire special 15 35 85%

Prevents the target from fleeing and inflicts damage for 2-5 turns.

19 19 Clear Smog Poison special 15 50

Removes all of the target's stat modifiers.

22 22 Flame Burst Fire special 15 70 100%

Deals splash damage to Pokémon next to the target.

Smog Poison special 20 30 70%

Has a 40% chance to poison the target.

39 25 25 26 26 26 Confuse Ray Ghost status 10 100%

Confuses the target.

32 Flame Burst Fire special 15 70 100%

Deals splash damage to Pokémon next to the target.

43 28 28 38 29 29 Fire Punch Fire physical 15 75 100%

Has a 10% chance to burn the target.

36 36 44 36 36 Lava Plume Fire special 15 80 100%

Has a 30% chance to burn the target.

7 7 7 Leer Normal status 30 100%

Lowers the target's Defense by one stage.

13 13 13 Smog Poison special 20 30 70%

Has a 40% chance to poison the target.

19 19 19 Fire Punch Fire physical 15 75 100%

Has a 10% chance to burn the target.

48 25 25 25 Smokescreen Normal status 20 100%

Lowers the target's accuracy by one stage.

52 Smog Poison special 20 30 70%

Has a 40% chance to poison the target.

33 33 33 42 42 Sunny Day Fire status 5

Changes the weather to sunny for five turns.

55 41 41 41 41 41 50 49 49 Flamethrower Fire special 15 90 100%

Has a 10% chance to burn the target.

49 49 49 Confuse Ray Ghost status 10 100%

Confuses the target.

49 49 56 Sunny Day Fire status 5

Changes the weather to sunny for five turns.

57 57 57 54 54 62 55 55 Fire Blast Fire special 5 110 85%

Has a 10% chance to burn the target.

Generation 1 Gold, Silver Crystal Generation 3 Diamond, Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold, SoulSilver Black, White Black 2, White 2 Generation 6 Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Egg: Appears on a newly-hatched Pokémon, if the father had the same move.
Egg, learned by Magby but not Magmar
• • • • • • • • Barrier Psychic status 20

Raises the user's Defense by two stages.

• Belch Poison special 10 120 90%

Can only be used after the user has eaten a berry.

• • • • Belly Drum Normal status 10

User pays half its max HP to max out its Attack.

• • • • • • • Cross Chop Fighting physical 5 100 80%

Has an increased chance for a critical hit.

• • • • • Dynamic Punch Fighting physical 5 100 50%

Has a 100% chance to confuse the target.

• • • • • Flare Blitz Fire physical 15 120 100%

User takes 1/3 the damage inflicted in recoil. Has a 10% chance to burn the target.

• • • Focus Energy Normal status 30

Increases the user's chance to score a critical hit.

• • • Iron Tail Steel physical 15 100 75%

Has a 30% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.

• • • • • • • • Karate Chop Fighting physical 25 50 100%

Has an increased chance for a critical hit.

• • • • • Mach Punch Fighting physical 30 40 100% 1

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

• • • • • • • • Mega Punch Normal physical 20 80 85%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

• Power Swap Psychic status 10

User swaps Attack and Special Attack changes with the target.

• • • • • • • • Screech Normal status 40 85%

Lowers the target's Defense by two stages.

• • • • • • Thunder Punch Electric physical 15 75 100%

Has a 10% chance to paralyze the target.

Generation 1 Gold, Silver Crystal Generation 3 Diamond, Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold, SoulSilver Black, White Black 2, White 2 Generation 6 Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Tutor: Can be taught at any time by an NPC.
Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Body Slam Normal physical 15 85 100%

Has a 30% chance to paralyze the target.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Counter Fighting physical 20 * 100% -5

Inflicts twice the damage the user received from the last physical hit it took.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Covet Normal physical 25 60 100%

Takes the target's item.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Double-Edge Normal physical 15 120 100%

User receives 1/3 the damage inflicted in recoil.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Dual Chop Dragon physical 15 40 90%

Hits twice in one turn.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Dynamic Punch Fighting physical 5 100 50%

Has a 100% chance to confuse the target.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Endure Normal status 10 4

Prevents the user's HP from lowering below 1 this turn.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Fire Punch Fire physical 15 75 100%

Has a 10% chance to burn the target.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Flamethrower Fire special 15 90 100%

Has a 10% chance to burn the target.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Headbutt Normal physical 15 70 100%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Heat Wave Fire special 10 95 90%

Has a 10% chance to burn the target.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Helping Hand Normal status 20 5

Ally's next move inflicts half more damage.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Iron Tail Steel physical 15 100 75%

Has a 30% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Low Kick Fighting physical 20 * 100%

Inflicts more damage to heavier targets, with a maximum of 120 power.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Mega Kick Normal physical 5 120 75%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Mega Punch Normal physical 20 80 85%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Mimic Normal status 10

Copies the target's last used move.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Mud-Slap Ground special 10 20 100%

Has a 100% chance to lower the target's accuracy by one stage.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Seismic Toss Fighting physical 20 * 100%

Inflicts damage equal to the user's level.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Sleep Talk Normal status 10

Randomly uses one of the user's other three moves. Only works if the user is sleeping.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Snore Normal special 15 50 100%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch. Only works if the user is sleeping.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Substitute Normal status 10

Transfers 1/4 of the user's max HP into a doll, protecting the user from further damage or status changes until it breaks.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Swagger Normal status 15 90%

Raises the target's Attack by two stages and confuses the target.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Thunder Punch Electric physical 15 75 100%

Has a 10% chance to paralyze the target.

Tutor, learned by Magby but not Magmar
Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Uproar Normal special 10 90 100%

Forced to use this move for several turns. Pokémon cannot fall asleep in that time.

Generation 1 Gold, Silver Crystal Generation 3 Diamond, Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold, SoulSilver Black, White Black 2, White 2 Generation 6 Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Machine: Can be taught at any time by using a TM or HM.
01 01 01 Focus Punch Fighting physical 20 150 100% -3

If the user takes damage before attacking, the attack is canceled.

01 01 Dynamic Punch Fighting physical 5 100 50%

Has a 100% chance to confuse the target.

02 02 Headbutt Normal physical 15 70 100%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

03 03 Curse Ghost status 10

Ghosts pay half their max HP to hurt the target every turn. Others decrease Speed but raise Attack and Defense.

01 Mega Punch Normal physical 20 80 85%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

05 Mega Kick Normal physical 5 120 75%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

06 06 06 06 06 06 06 06 06 Toxic Poison status 10 90%

Badly poisons the target, inflicting more damage every turn.

08 08 Rock Smash Fighting physical 15 40 100%

Has a 50% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.

10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 Hidden Power Normal special 15 60 100%

Power and type depend upon user's IVs. Power can range from 30 to 70.

11 11 11 11 11 11 11 11 Sunny Day Fire status 5

Changes the weather to sunny for five turns.

13 13 Snore Normal special 15 50 100%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch. Only works if the user is sleeping.

08 Body Slam Normal physical 15 85 100%

Has a 30% chance to paralyze the target.

09 Take Down Normal physical 20 90 85%

User receives 1/4 the damage it inflicts in recoil.

10 Double-Edge Normal physical 15 120 100%

User receives 1/3 the damage inflicted in recoil.

15 15 15 15 15 15 15 15 15 Hyper Beam Normal special 5 150 90%

User foregoes its next turn to recharge.

17 17 17 17 17 17 17 17 Protect Normal status 10 4

Prevents any moves from hitting the user this turn.

20 20 Endure Normal status 10 4

Prevents the user's HP from lowering below 1 this turn.

21 21 21 21 21 21 21 21 Frustration Normal physical 20 * 100%

Power increases as happiness decreases, up to a maximum of 102.

23 23 23 23 23 Iron Tail Steel physical 15 100 75%

Has a 30% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.

27 27 27 27 27 27 27 27 Return Normal physical 20 * 100%

Power increases with happiness, up to a maximum of 102.

17 Submission Fighting physical 25 80 80%

User receives 1/4 the damage it inflicts in recoil.

18 Counter Fighting physical 20 * 100% -5

Inflicts twice the damage the user received from the last physical hit it took.

19 Seismic Toss Fighting physical 20 * 100%

Inflicts damage equal to the user's level.

20 Rage Normal physical 20 20 100%

If the user is hit after using this move, its Attack rises by one stage.

29 29 29 29 29 29 29 29 29 Psychic Psychic special 10 90 100%

Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.

31 31 31 31 31 31 Brick Break Fighting physical 15 75 100%

Destroys Reflect and Light Screen.

31 31 Mud-Slap Ground special 10 20 100%

Has a 100% chance to lower the target's accuracy by one stage.

30 Teleport Psychic status 20

Immediately ends wild battles. No effect otherwise.

31 Mimic Normal status 10

Copies the target's last used move.

32 32 32 32 32 32 32 32 32 Double Team Normal status 15

Raises the user's evasion by one stage.

35 35 35 35 35 35 Flamethrower Fire special 15 90 100%

Has a 10% chance to burn the target.

34 34 Swagger Normal status 15 90%

Raises the target's Attack by two stages and confuses the target.

35 35 Sleep Talk Normal status 10

Randomly uses one of the user's other three moves. Only works if the user is sleeping.

34 Bide Normal physical 10 * 1

User waits for two turns, then hits back for twice the damage it took.

35 Metronome Normal status 10

Randomly selects and uses any move in the game.

38 38 38 38 38 38 38 38 38 Fire Blast Fire special 5 110 85%

Has a 10% chance to burn the target.

42 42 42 42 42 42 Facade Normal physical 20 70 100%

Power doubles if user is burned, paralyzed, or poisoned.

43 43 43 Flame Charge Fire physical 20 50 100%

Inflicts regular damage. Raises the user's Speed by one stage.

43 43 43 Secret Power Normal physical 20 70 100%

Has a 30% chance to inflict a status effect which depends upon the terrain.

41 41 Thunder Punch Electric physical 15 75 100%

Has a 10% chance to paralyze the target.

43 43 Detect Fighting status 5 4

Prevents any moves from hitting the user this turn.

40 Skull Bash Normal physical 10 130 100%

Raises the user's Defense by one stage. User charges for one turn before attacking.

44 44 44 44 44 44 44 44 44 Rest Psychic status 10

User sleeps for two turns, completely healing itself.

46 Psywave Psychic special 15 * 100%

Inflicts damage between 50% and 150% of the user's level.

45 45 45 45 45 45 45 45 Attract Normal status 15 100%

Target falls in love if it has the opposite gender, and has a 50% chance to refuse attacking the user.

46 46 46 46 46 46 46 46 Thief Dark physical 25 60 100%

Takes the target's item.

48 48 Fire Punch Fire physical 15 75 100%

Has a 10% chance to burn the target.

47 47 47 Low Sweep Fighting physical 20 65 100%

Lowers the target's Speed by one stage.

48 48 48 Round Normal special 15 60 100%

Has double power if it's used more than once per turn.

50 50 50 50 50 Overheat Fire special 5 130 90%

Lowers the user's Special Attack by two stages after inflicting damage.

52 52 52 52 52 Focus Blast Fighting special 5 120 70%

Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.

56 56 56 56 56 Fling Dark physical 10 * 100%

Throws held item at the target; power depends on the item.

59 59 59 Incinerate Fire special 15 60 100%

Destroys the target's held berry.

58 58 Endure Normal status 10 4

Prevents the user's HP from lowering below 1 this turn.

61 61 61 61 61 Will-O-Wisp Fire status 15 85%

Burns the target.

68 68 68 68 68 Giga Impact Normal physical 5 150 90%

User foregoes its next turn to recharge.

78 78 Captivate Normal status 20 100%

Lowers the target's Special Attack by two stages if it's the opposite gender.

82 82 Sleep Talk Normal status 10

Randomly uses one of the user's other three moves. Only works if the user is sleeping.

83 83 Natural Gift Normal physical 15 * 100%

Power and type depend on the held berry.

87 87 87 87 87 Swagger Normal status 15 90%

Raises the target's Attack by two stages and confuses the target.

88 Sleep Talk Normal status 10

Randomly uses one of the user's other three moves. Only works if the user is sleeping.

50 90 90 90 90 90 Substitute Normal status 10

Transfers 1/4 of the user's max HP into a doll, protecting the user from further damage or status changes until it breaks.

94 94 94 Rock Smash Fighting physical 15 40 100%

Has a 50% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.

98 Power-Up Punch Fighting physical 20 40 100%

Has a 100% chance to raise the user's Attack by one stage.

100 Confide Normal status 20

Lowers the target's Special Attack by one stage.

H4 H4 H4 H4 H4 H4 H4 H4 H4 Strength Normal physical 15 80 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

H6 H6 H6 Rock Smash Fighting physical 15 40 100%

Has a 50% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.

H8 H8 Rock Climb Normal physical 20 90 85%

Has a 20% chance to confuse the target.

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