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This is a page on the Pokemon Charmander, including its Learnset and where it can be found in Pokemon Sword and Shield. Read on for information on its evolutions, abilities, type advantages, and more.

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Charmander - Type and Abilities

Charmander - Type

Charmander
Charmander
Type 1 Type 2
Fire Image -

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Type Defenses

Type
Takes 4x damage
-
Takes 2x damage
Water Image Ground Image Rock Image
Takes 0.5x damage
Fire Image Grass Image Ice Image Bug Image Steel Image
Takes 1/4x damage
-
Takes 0x damage
-

Abilities

Name Description
Blaze Powers up Fire-type moves in a pinch

Hidden Ability

Name Description
Solar Power In sunshine, Sp.Atk is boosted but HP decreases.

Egg Group

Egg Groups
Monster Image Monster Dragon Image Dragon

Effort Values (EV) Earned

Effort Values (EV) Earned
Sp.Atk+1

Base Stats of Charmander

HP
39 39 (#379)
Atk
52 52 (#302)
Def
43 43 (#358)
Sp. Atk
60 60 (#216)
Sp. Def
50 50 (#306)
Speed
65 65 (#181)
Total Base Stats
309 (#314)

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Evolution Chart of Charmander

Pokemon How to Evolve
CharmanderCharmander -
CharmeleonCharmeleon Evolves from Charmander at level 16
CharizardCharizard Evolves from Charmeleon at level 36

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Locations Where Charmander Appears

Find at Hop's House after Completing the Game

Charmander

After Completing the Game, Charmander can be found on the second floor of Hop's House. After the End Credits, the player will automatically be sent back to their house, so be sure to go ahead and grab Charmander while you're in Postwick.

Raid Encounter

Location Hidden Ability?
Lake of Outrage Special Den (A) No
Hammerlocke Hills Rare Den (D) No

Learnset of Charmander

Learnset by Leveling Up

Lv. Move Type Power Acc. PP
Base Growl Normal Image - 100 40
Base Scratch Normal Image 40 100 35
4 Ember Fire Image 40 100 25
8 Smokescreen Normal Image 100 20
12 Dragon Breath Dragon Image 60 100 20
17 Fire Fang Fire Image 65 95 15
20 Slash Normal Image 70 100 20
24 Flamethrower Fire Image 90 100 15
28 Scary Face Normal Image - 100 10
32 Fire Spin Fire Image 35 85 15
36 Inferno Fire Image 100 50 5
40 Fury Swipes Normal Image 18 80 15

Learnset by TM

No. Move Type Power Acc. PP
TM00 Mega Punch Normal Image 80 85 20
TM01 Mega Kick Normal Image 120 75 5
TM03 Fire Punch Fire Image 75 100 15
TM05 Thunder Punch Electric Image 75 100 15
TM13 Fire Spin Fire Image 35 85 15
TM15 Dig Ground Image 80 100 10
TM21 Rest Psychic Image - - 10
TM22 Rock Slide Rock Image 75 90 10
TM24 Snore Normal Image 50 100 15
TM25 Protect Normal Image - - 10
TM26 Scary Face Normal Image - 100 10
TM31 Attract Normal Image - 100 15
TM34 Sunny Day Fire Image - - 5
TM37 Beat Up Dark Image - 100 10
TM38 Will-O-Wisp Fire Image - 85 15
TM39 Facade Normal Image 70 100 20
TM40 Swift Normal Image 60 - 20
TM41 Helping Hand Normal Image - - 20
TM43 Brick Break Fighting Image 75 100 15
TM46 Weather Ball Normal Image 50 100 10
TM48 Rock Tomb Rock Image 60 95 15
TM59 Fling Dark Image - 100 10
TM65 Shadow Claw Ghost Image 70 100 15
TM68 Fire Fang Fire Image 65 95 15
TM76 Round Normal Image 60 100 15
TM78 Acrobatics Flying Image 55 100 15
TM94 False Swipe Normal Image 40 100 40

Learnset by TR

No. Move Type Power Acc. PP
TR00 Swords Dance Normal Image - - 20
TR01 Body Slam Normal Image 85 100 15
TR02 Flamethrower Fire Image 90 100 15
TR15 Fire Blast Fire Image 110 85 5
TR20 Substitute Normal Image - - 10
TR24 Outrage Dragon Image 120 100 10
TR26 Endure Normal Image - - 10
TR27 Sleep Talk Normal Image - - 10
TR31 Iron Tail Steel Image 100 75 15
TR32 Crunch Dark Image 80 100 15
TR36 Heat Wave Fire Image 95 90 10
TR43 Overheat Fire Image 130 90 5
TR47 Dragon Claw Dragon Image 80 100 15
TR51 Dragon Dance Dragon Image - - 20
TR55 Flare Blitz Fire Image 120 100 15
TR62 Dragon Pulse Dragon Image 85 100 10
TR85 Work Up Normal Image - - 30

Learnset through a Move Tutor

Move Type Power Acc. PP
Fire Pledge Fire Image 80 100 10

Learnset via Egg Moves

Move Type Power Acc. PP
Counter Fighting Image - 100 20
Bite Dark Image 60 100 25
Ancient Power Rock Image 60 100 5
Wing Attack Flying Image 60 100 35
Dragon Rush Dragon Image 100 75 10
Dragon Tail Dragon Image 60 90 10
Belly Drum Normal Image - - 10
Metal Claw Steel Image 50 95 35

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