Cyndaquil

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Cyndaquil
ヒノアラシ
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Meganium < Cyndaquil > Quilava

Species Type
Fire Mouse Pokémon Fire.png
Number Ability
#155 Blaze
Flash Fire
Height Weight
1’8" (0.5m) 17.4 lbs. (7.9kg)
Gender Ratio
Male: 87.5% Female: 12.5%
Evolves From Evolves Into
N/A Quilava
Egg Group Catch Rate
Field 45
Tier EV Yield
NFE 1 Speed Point

Cyndaquil (ヒノアラシ) is the fourth Pokémon in the Johto Pokédex. It is a Fire Type, and it is known as the Fire Mouse Pokémon.

Cyndaquil has the ability Blaze. This means that once Cyndaquil's HP is less than a third, all its Fire type moves are 50% stronger. A second Ability is available to Cyndaquil that come from the Dream World, the Flash Fire Ability. This Ability also gives its Fire-Type moves a 50% boost, but only if it gets hit by a Fire-Type attack.

At level 14 Cyndaquil has the option to evolve into Quilava, and a second time at level 36 into Typhlosion.

Cyndaquil is in the Field Egg Group, and its Egg will hatch after 5,120 Steps. It takes a Cyndaquil 1,059,860 Experience Points to reach Level 100.

Contents

[edit] Biology

[edit] Physiology

Cyndaquil takes the appearance of a blue and cream colored shrew. The most distinguishing feature of a Cyndaquil is the flames that shoot out of its back.

[edit] Gender Differences

Cyndaquil has no distinguished features that make it appear male or female.

[edit] Game Information

[edit] Original Games

Cyndaquil is available as one of the first 3 starter Pokémon in Pokémon Gold, Silver and Crystal, and subsequently Heart Gold and Soul Silver. If the player picks Cyndaquil as their starter Pokémon, their rival will pick Totodile as theirs; if the player picks Chikorita as their starter Pokémon, their rival will pick Cyndaquil as theirs.

By completing the Hoenn Pokédex in Pokémon Emerald, one of the three Johto Starters can be chosen as well, making Cyndaquil available.

[edit] Spin-off Games

If you are successful in defeating Mt. Battle in Pokémon XD: Gale of Darkness, you can receive one of the three Johto starters as a prize for your victory.

Cyndaquil appears at Secret Storage 20, Endless Level 34 and Mr. Who's Den in Pokémon Trozei!.

Cyndaquil is available as a starter or partner Pokémon in the first two waves of Mystery Dungeon games. In the first set of Mystery Dungeon games Cyndaquil also appears at Joyous Tower 13F-17F; Cyndaquil appears at Giant Volcano 1F-10F and Dark Crater B1-B10 in Dungeon Time & Darkness and Dungeon Sky.

Cyndaquil is exclusive to Dungeon Blazing Adventure Squad, appearing at the Fire Mountains 1F-10F.

Cyndaquil appears at Lila Forest in Pokémon Ranger. Cyndaquil returns in Pokémon Ranger: Guardian Signs at the Ashai Entrance on Motonga Road in the Present, and in the Fire Temple mission "A Scorching Shower of Flames" by defeating it or one of its evolved forms and obtaining its Slate, but the level must be cleared within the time limit to retain the Slate.

[edit] Trading Card Game

Cyndaquil appears in 12 sets and two different promo sets. It is listed as a Common Card in the Neo Genesis (2), Neo Destiny, Expedition (2), EX Sandstorm, EX Hidden Legends, EX Unseen Forces, EX Dragon Frontiers (Delta Species Card), Mysterious Treasures, Heart Gold/Soul Silver and Call of Legends sets.

[edit] Anime/Manga Information

[edit] Anime

Cyndaquil’s first appearance in the animé was in Don’t Touch that ‘Dile in the lab of Professor Elm. But since it really only was shown at a glimpse, it’s true debut was in Good ‘Quil Hunting, where Ash caught a Cyndaquil of his own, later reappearing in numerous episodes scattered throught the Johto series. The Cyndaquil in Elm’s Lab reappeared in Pokemon Chronicles to be chosen by one of the main characters, Jimmy, later to be seen as a fully evolved Typhlosion in the special Legends of Thunder. Cyndaquil was also briefly shown in the care of Pike Queen Lucy in Queen of the Serpentine. In An Old Family Blend Ash's Cyndaquil makes an appearance and evolves into Quilava in order to defeat Team Rocket.

Dawn hatched a Cyndaquil from a Pokémon Egg in the episode An Egg Scramble, making various appearances throughout the remaining episodes of the journey in Sinnoh.

[edit] Movies

Ash's Cyndaquil appeared in Spell of the Unown, along with the Pikachu Shorts Pikachu & Pichu, Pikachu's Pikaboo and Camp Pikachu.

Cyndaquil has made a minor appearance in Arceus and the Jewel of Life, alongside Chikorita and Totodile. Dawn's Cyndaquil appeared in the films Zoroark: Master of Illusions and the Pikachu Short Pikachu's Really Mysterious Adventure.

[edit] Manga

Cyndaquil's Manga Info is unknown as of writing.

[edit] Pokémon Information

[edit] Competitive Battling

Cyndaquil is in the NFE tier as a result of being a first stage Pokémon.

[edit] Area Location

Game Rarity Location
Red/Blue None Not obtainable in this game
Yellow None Not obtainable in this game
Gold/Silver Only One Starter Pokémon from Professor Elm
Crystal Only One Starter Pokémon from Professor Elm
Ruby/Sapphire None Trade
Emerald Only One Reward from Professor Birch for completing the Hoenn Pokédex
FireRed/LeafGreen None Trade
Diamond/Pearl None Trade
Platinum None Trade
HeartGold/SoulSilver Only One Starter Pokémon from Professor Elm
Black/White None PokéTransfer or Dream World

[edit] Pokédex Entries

Gen Game Pokédex Entry
I Red N/A
Blue N/A
Yellow N/A
II Gold It is timid, and always curls itself up in a ball. If attacked, it flares up its back for protection.
Silver It usually stays hunched over. If it is angry or surprised, it shoots flames out of its back.
Crystal The fire that spouts from its back burns hottest when it is angry. The flaring flames intimidate foes.
III Ruby Cyndaquil protects itself by flaring up the flames on its back. The flames are vigorous if the Pokémon is angry. However, if it is tired, the flames sputter fitfully with incomplete combustion.
Sapphire Cyndaquil protects itself by flaring up the flames on its back. The flames are vigorous if the Pokémon is angry. However, if it is tired, the flames sputter fitfully with incomplete combustion.
Emerald It flares flames from its back to protect itself. The fire burns vigorously if the Pokémon is angry. When it is tired, it sputters with incomplete combustion.
FireRed It usually stays hunched over. If it is angry or surprised, it shoots flames out of its back.
LeafGreen It is timid, and always curls itself up in a ball. If attacked, it flares up its back for protection.
IV Diamond It has a timid nature. If it is startled, the flames on its back burn more vigorously.
Pearl It has a timid nature. If it is startled, the flames on its back burn more vigorously.
Platinum It has a timid nature. If it is startled, the flames on its back burn more vigorously.
HeartGold It is timid, and always curls itself up in a ball. If attacked, it flares up its back for protection.
SoulSilver It usually stays hunched over. If it is angry or surprised, it shoots flames out of its back.
V Black It has a timid nature. If it is startled, the flames on its back burn more vigorously.
White It has a timid nature. If it is startled, the flames on its back burn more vigorously.
Black 2 It has a timid nature. If it is startled, the flames on its back burn more vigorously.
White 2 It has a timid nature. If it is startled, the flames on its back burn more vigorously.
VI X It is timid and always curls itself up in a ball. If attacked, it flares up its back for protection.
Y It has a timid nature. If it is startled, the flames on its back burn more vigorously.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire

[edit] Pokéthlon Statistics

Stats
Speed
Full.pngFull.pngFull.pngFull.pngEmpty.png
Power
Full.pngFull.pngEmpty.pngEmpty.png
Technique
Full.pngFull.pngFull.png
Stamina
Full.pngEmpty.pngEmpty.png
Jump
Full.pngFull.pngFull.png

[edit] Statistics

Base Stats Min- Min Max Max+
HP
39
. 188 282 .
Atk
52
98 109 203 223
Def
43
81 91 185 203
Sp. Atk
60
112 125 219 240
Sp. Def
50
94 105 199 218
Speed
65
121 135 229 251

[edit] Moves

[edit] Via Level-up

Level Up
Level Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Start Tackle Normal.gif 35 95 Physical.png
Start Leer Normal.gif N/A 100 Other.png
6 Smokescreen Normal.gif N/A 100 Other.png
10 Ember Fire.gif 40 100 Special.png
13 Quick Attack Normal.gif 40 100 Physical.png
19 Flame Wheel Fire.gif 60 100 Physical.png
22 Defense Curl Normal.gif N/A N/A Other.png
28 Flame Charge Fire.gif 50 100 Physical.png
31 Swift Normal.gif 60 N/A Special.png
37 Lava Plume Fire.gif 80 100 Special.png
40 Flamethrower Fire.gif 95 100 Special.png
46 Inferno Fire.gif 100 50 Special.png
49 Rollout Rock.gif 30 90 Physical.png
55 Double-Edge Normal.gif 120 100 Physical.png
58 Eruption Fire.gif 150 100 Special.png

[edit] Via TM/HM

TM/HM
TM/HM No. Move Type Power Accuracy Class
TM06 Toxic Poison.gif -- 90 Other.png
TM10 Hidden Power Normal.gif 60 100 Special.png
TM11 Sunny Day Fire.gif -- -- Other.png
TM17 Protect Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM21 Frustration Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM27 Return Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM28 Dig Ground.gif 80 100 Physical.png
TM32 Double Team Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM35 Flamethrower Fire.gif 90 100 Special.png
TM38 Fire Blast Fire.gif 110 85 Special.png
TM40 Aerial Ace Flying.gif 60 -- Physical.png
TM42 Facade Normal.gif 70 100 Physical.png
TM43 Flame Charge Fire.gif 50 100 Physical.png
TM44 Rest Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
TM45 Attract Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
TM48 Round Normal.gif 60 100 Special.png
TM50 Overheat Fire.gif 130 90 Special.png
TM59 Incinerate Fire.gif 60 100 Special.png
TM61 Will-O-Wisp Fire.gif -- 85 Other.png
TM87 Swagger Normal.gif -- 90 Other.png
TM90 Substitute Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM93 Wild Charge Electric.gif 90 100 Physical.png
HM01 Cut Normal.gif 50 95 Physical.png

[edit] Via Breeding

Via Breeding
Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Fury Swipes Normal.gif 18 80 Physical.png
Quick Attack Normal.gif 40 1-0 Physical.png
Reversal Fighting.gif -- 100 Physical.png
Thrash Normal.gif 90 100 Physical.png
Foresight Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Covet Normal.gif 40 100 Physical.png
Howl Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Crush Claw Normal.gif 75 95 Physical.png
Double-Edge Normal.gif 120 100 Physical.png
Double Kick Fighting.gif 30 100 Physical.png
Flare Blitz Fire.gif 120 100 Physical.png
Extrasensory Psychic.gif 90 100 Special.png
Nature Power Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Flame Burst Fire.gif 70 100 Special.png

[edit] Via Move Tutor

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Fire Pledge Fire.gif 50 100 Special.png

[edit] Generation IV Exclusive Moves

[edit] Via TM/HM

[edit] Via Move Tutor

[edit] Platinum/Heart Gold/Soul Silver
Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Snore Normal.gif 40 100 Special.png
Heat Wave Fire.gif 100 90 Special.png
Mud-Slap Ground.gif 20 100 Special.png
[edit] Heart Gold/Soul Silver
Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Headbutt Normal.gif 70 100 Physical.png

[edit] Evolution Line

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Cyndaquil
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Level 14
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Level 36


[edit] Type Matchups

Type Attack Advantages Attack Disadvantages Defense Advantages Defense Disadvantages
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