254 #254 Sceptile #256 Combusken 256

Torchic Torchic #255 - Chick Pokemon

Hear Torchic's Cry
type Fire
gender 87.5% Male12.5% Female
height 1'4" 0.4 m
weight 5.5 lb. 2.5 kg
National: #255 | Hoenn: #004

Family Family


Egg Groups Steps to Hatch
Ground 5,100

Moves Moves


BlazeStrengthens Fire moves to inflict 1.5× damage at 1/3 max HP or less.

Level-up Moves

1ScratchNormalPhysical4035100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
1GrowlNormalNone--40100%Lowers the target's Attack by one stage.
7Focus EnergyNormalNone--30--Increases the user's chance to score a critical hit.
10EmberFireSpecial4025100%Has a 10% chance to burn the target.
16PeckFlyingPhysical3535100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
19Sand-attackGroundNone--15100%Lowers the target's accuracy by one stage.
25Fire SpinFireSpecial351585%Prevents the target from fleeing and inflicts damage for 2-5 turns.
28Quick AttackNormalPhysical4030100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
34SlashNormalPhysical7020100%Has an increased chance for a critical hit.
37Mirror MoveFlyingNone--20--Uses the target's last used move.
43FlamethrowerFireSpecial9515100%Has a 10% chance to burn the target.


TM6ToxicPoisonNone--1090%Badly poisons the target, inflicting more damage every turn.
TM10Hidden PowerNormalSpecial115100%Power and type depend upon user's IVs. Power can range from 30 to 70.
TM11Sunny DayFireNone--5--Changes the weather to sunny for five turns.
TM17ProtectNormalNone--10--Prevents any moves from hitting the user this turn.
TM21FrustrationNormalPhysical120100%Power increases as happiness decreases, up to a maximum of 102.
TM27ReturnNormalPhysical120100%Power increases with happiness, up to a maximum of 102.
TM28DigGroundPhysical8010100%User digs underground, dodging all attacks, and hits next turn.
TM32Double TeamNormalNone--15--Raises the user's evasion by one stage.
TM35FlamethrowerFireSpecial9515100%Has a 10% chance to burn the target.
TM38Fire BlastFireSpecial120585%Has a 10% chance to burn the target.
TM39Rock TombRockPhysical501080%Has a 100% chance to lower the target's Speed by one stage.
TM40Aerial AceFlyingPhysical6020--Never misses.
TM42FacadeNormalPhysical7020100%Power doubles if user is burned, paralyzed, or poisoned.
TM43Secret PowerNormalPhysical7020100%Has a 30% chance to inflict a status effect which depends upon the terrain.
TM44RestPsychicNone--10--User sleeps for two turns, completely healing itself.
TM45AttractNormalNone--15100%Target falls in love if it has the opposite gender, and has a 50% chance to refuse attacking the user.
TM50OverheatFireSpecial140590%Lowers the user's Special Attack by two stages after inflicting damage.
TM58EndureNormalNone--10--Prevents the user's HP from lowering below 1 this turn.
TM61Will-o-wispFireNone--1575%Burns the target.
TM65Shadow ClawGhostPhysical7015100%Has an increased chance for a critical hit.
TM75Swords DanceNormalNone--30--Raises the user's Attack by two stages.
TM78CaptivateNormalNone--20100%Lowers the target's Special Attack by two stages if it's the opposite gender.
TM80Rock SlideRockPhysical751090%Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.
TM82Sleep TalkNormalNone--10--Randomly uses one of the user's other three moves. Only works if the user is sleeping.
TM83Natural GiftNormalPhysical115100%Power and type depend on the held berry.
TM87SwaggerNormalNone--1590%Raises the target's Attack by two stages and confuses the target.
TM90SubstituteNormalNone--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.
HM1CutNormalPhysical503095%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
HM4StrengthNormalPhysical8015100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
HM6Rock SmashFightingPhysical4015100%Has a 50% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.

Egg Moves

CounterFightingPhysical120100%Inflicts twice the damage the user received from the last physical hit it took.
AgilityPsychicNone--30--Raises the user's Speed by two stages.
Rock SlideRockPhysical751090%Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.
ReversalFightingPhysical115100%Inflicts more damage when the user has less HP remaining, with a maximum of 200 power.
EndureNormalNone--10--Prevents the user's HP from lowering below 1 this turn.
SwaggerNormalNone--1590%Raises the target's Attack by two stages and confuses the target.
Baton PassNormalNone--40--Allows the trainer to switch out the user and pass effects along to its replacement.
SmellingsaltNormalPhysical6010100%If the target is paralyzed, inflicts double damage and cures the paralysis.
FeatherdanceFlyingNone--15100%Lowers the target's Attack by two stages.
Crush ClawNormalPhysical751095%Has a 50% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.
FeintNormalPhysical3010100%Only works if the target uses Protect or Detect on this turn.
Last ResortNormalPhysical1405100%Can only be used after all of the user's other moves have been used.
Night SlashDarkPhysical7015100%Has an increased chance for a critical hit.

Stats Stats

at level 100 Base Hindering (90%) Neutral (100%) Beneficial (110%)
200 - 294200 - 294200 - 294
112 - 197125 - 219137 - 240
76 - 16185 - 17993 - 196
Sp. Attack70
130 - 215145 - 239159 - 262
Sp. Defense50
94 - 179105 - 199115 - 218
85 - 17095 - 189104 - 207

Other Stats

Base Experience Max Experience Catch Rate Happiness EV Yields
65 1,059,860 45 70 Special Attack: 1 point

Damage Taken

Normal 1x
Fighting 1x
Flying 1x
Poison 1x
Ground 2x
Rock 2x
Bug 0.5x
Ghost 1x
Steel 0.5x
Fire 0.5x
Water 2x
Grass 0.5x
Electric 1x
Psychic 1x
Ice 0.5x
Dragon 1x
Dark 1x
Fairy 0.5x

Images Images


Flavor Text Flavortext

Black 2A fire burns inside, so it feels very warm to hug. It launches fireballs of 1,800 degrees F.
White 2
HeartGoldInside its body is a place where it keeps a small flame. Hug it! It will be as warm as a hot-water bottle.
RubyTORCHIC sticks with its TRAINER, following behind with unsteady steps. This Pokemon breathes fire of over 1,800 degrees F, including fireballs that leave the foe scorched black.
SapphireTORCHIC has a place inside its body where it keeps its flame. Give it a hug - it will be glowing with warmth. This Pokemon is covered all over by a fluffy coat of down.
EmeraldIf attacked, it strikes back by spitting balls of fire it forms in its stomach. A TORCHIC dislikes darkness because it can't see its surroundings.
FireRedIt has a flame sac inside its belly that perpetually burns. It feels warm if it is hugged.

Other Other

Name Etymology Tor (as in torch) + chic (as in chick)
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