Torchic

Torchic
アチャモ
Torchic.png

Sceptile < Torchic > Combusken

Species Type
Chick Pokémon Fire.png
Number Ability
#255 Blaze
Speed Boost
Height Weight
1'4" (0.4m) 5.5 lbs (2.5kg)
Gender Ratio
Male: 87.5% Female: 12.5%
Evolves From Evolves Into
N/A Combusken
Egg Group Catch Rate
Field 45
Tier EV Yield
NFE 1 Special Attack Point

Torchic (アチャモ) is the fourth Pokémon in the Hoenn Pokédex. It is a Fire Type, and is known as the Chick Pokémon.

Torchic has the ability Blaze. With this ability, the power of Torchic's Fire-Type attacks increases by 50% once its HP falls below one-third of its maximum. Torchic's Hidden Ability is called Speed Boost. Every turn that this Pokémon is in play its Speed stat increases by one stage, but this does not take effect on the turn that this Pokémon is switched into the battle, or at the start of a battle.

Torchic can evolve into Combusken starting at Level 16, and a second time into Blaziken starting at Level 36.

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

Contents

[edit] Biology

[edit] Physiology

Torchic takes the appearance of an orange chick. Its feet, short wings, beak, and head-feathers are yellow in color.

[edit] Gender Differences

Torchic doesn't have any distinguishable characteristics to help differentiate between male and female.

[edit] Game Information

[edit] Original Games

Torchic is received as a Starter Pokémon in the Generation III games Ruby, Sapphire, and Emerald. By selecting Torchic your rival will select Mudkip.

Torchic can be received from Steven Stone at Silph Co. in Heart Gold and Soul Silver. Select the Red Stone to receive Torchic.

Torchic can be obtained via WiFi Event in Pokémon X and Pokémon Y. This Torchic holds a Blazikenite.

[edit] Spin-off Games

Torchic appears at Huge Storage 2, Endless Level 14, Trozei Battle and Mr. Who's Den in Pokémon Trozei!.

In the original Mystery Dungeon game, Torchic is a potential Starter Pokémon, and can also be found at Joyous Tower 11F-15F. In Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness and Explorers of Sky, Torchic appears at Giant Volcano 1F-10F and Dark Crater B1-B14. Torchic is exclusive to Blazing Adventure Squad in Mystery Dungeon 3, appearing at Fire Mountains 1F-10F.

Torchic appears at Lila Forest in Pokémon Ranger. Torchic did not appear in Pokémon Ranger: Shadows of Almia, but returned in Pokémon Ranger: Guardian Signs at Faldera Volcano in the Present, and the Forest Temple Mission "Torchic and Treasure Chests" by getting an S Rank in the mission.

Torchic can be found at Misty Edgewater Cave 2-2 in Pokémon Rumble Blast.

[edit] Other Appearances

Torchic appears from a Poké Ball in Super Smash Bros. Brawl. It surrounds itself with a flame that draws opponents in to cause considerable damage. The opponents that take damage in this attack eventually get knocked back, but not before taking considerable damage.

[edit] Trading Card Game

Torchic appears in 11 different sets and seven different promos. It's lone Rare Card appearance is in the EX Team Rocket Returns set as a Star Card. It is listed as a Common Card in the EX Ruby and Sapphire (2), EX Dragon, EX Emerald, EX Holon Phantoms, EX Crystal Guardians (2), EX Power Keepers, Great Encounters, Platinum, and Dark Explorers (2) sets, and the Legendary Treasures subset "Radiant Collection".

[edit] Anime/Manga Information

[edit] Anime

May would choose Torchic as her starter Pokémon in the episode Get The Show On The Road!!. It would be a key part of May's team until it evolved into a Combusken in the episode A Shroomish Skirmish. Its other appearances were with either Professor Birch or another trainer.

[edit] Movies

May's Torchic appears in the film Jirachi Wishmaker and the accompanying Pikachu Short Gotta Dance.

[edit] Manga

Sapphire would receive a Torchic from Professor Birch in Chapter 182. Nicknamed "Chaka" by her Trainer, she would evolve into Combusken in Chapter 195. In between those events, this Torchic makes appearances in Chapters 183, 184, 188-190 and 194.

[edit] Pokémon Information

[edit] Competitive Battling

Torchic is listed in the NFE, or Not Fully Evolved tier of Competitive Battling as it is a Stage 1 Pokémon.

[edit] Area Location

Game Rarity Location
Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald Only One Starter Pokémon received from Professor Birch, Littleroot Town
FireRed/LeafGreen None Trade
Diamond/Pearl/Platinum None Pal Park or Trade
HeartGold/SoulSilver Only One Receive from Steven Stone at Silph Co.
PokéWalker 1% Sightseeing Course (10,000+ Steps required, route available via Event)
Black/White None PokéTransfer, Dream World or Trade
Black 2/White 2 None PokéTransfer, Dream World or Trade
X/Y Event Obtainable via Wi-Fi Download Event

[edit] Pokédex Entries

Pokédex Entries

Gen Game Pokedex Entry
Pokémon Red N/A
Pokémon Blue N/A
Pokémon Yellow N/A



II Pokémon Gold N/A
II Pokémon Silver N/A
II Pokémon Crystal N/A



III Pokémon Ruby Torchic sticks with its Trainer, following behind with unsteady steps. This Pokémon breathes fire of over 1,800 degrees Farenheit, including fireballs that leave the foe scorched black.
III Pokémon Sapphire Torchic has a place inside its body where it keeps its flame. Give it a hug - it will be glowing with warmth. This Pokémon is covered all over by a fluffy coat of down.
III Pokémon Emerald If attacked, it strikes back by spitting balls of fire it forms in its stomach. A Torchic dislikes darkness because ti can't see its surroundings.
III Pokémon FireRed It has a flame sac inside its belly that perpetually burns. It feels warm if it is hugged.
III Pokémon LeafGreen It has a flame sac inside its belly that perpetually burns. It feels warm if it is hugged.



IV Pokémon Diamond A fire burns inside, so it feels very warm to hug. It launches fireballs of 1,800 degrees Farenheit.
IV Pokémon Pearl A fire burns inside, so it feels very warm to hug. It launches fireballs of 1,800 degrees Farenheit.
IV Pokémon Platinum A fire burns inside, so it feels very warm to hug. It launches fireballs of 1,800 degrees Farenheit.
IV Pokémon HeartGold Inside its body is a place where it keeps a small flame. Hug it! It will be as warm as a hot-water bottle.
IV Pokémon SoulSilver Inside its body is a place where it keeps a small flame. Hug it! It will be as warm as a hot-water bottle.



V Pokémon Black A fire burns inside, so it feels very warm to hug. It launches fireballs of 1,800 degrees Farenheit.
V Pokémon White A fire burns inside, so it feels very warm to hug. It launches fireballs of 1,800 degrees Farenheit.
V Pokémon Black 2 A fire burns inside, so it feels very warm to hug. It launches fireballs of 1,800 degrees Farenheit.
V Pokémon White 2 A fire burns inside, so it feels very warm to hug. It launches fireballs of 1,800 degrees Farenheit.



VI Pokémon X It has a flame sac inside its belly that perpetually burns. It feels warm if hugged.
VI Pokémon Y A fire burns inside, so it feels very warm to hug. It launches fireballs of 1,800 degrees Farenheit.

[edit] Pokéathlon Statistics

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

[edit] Statistics

Base Stats
Min-MinMaxMax+
HP
45
- 200 294 -
Atk
60
112 125 219 240
Def
40
76 85 179 196
Sp. Atk
70
130 145 239 262
Sp. Def
50
94 105 199 218
Spd
45
85 95 189 207

[edit] Moves

[edit] Via Level-Up

Level Move Type Power Acc% Class
Start Scratch Normal.png 40 100 Physical
Start Growl Normal.png N/A 100 Status
7 Focus Energy Normal.png N/A N/A Status
10 Ember Fire.png 40 100 Special
16 Peck Flying.png 35 100 Physical
19 Sand-Attack Ground.png N/A 100 Status
25 Fire Spin Fire.png 35 85 Special
28 Quick Attack Normal.png 40 100 Physical
34 Slash Normal.png 70 100 Physical
37 Mirror Move Flying.png ?? ?? Status
43 Flamethrower Fire.png 95 100 Special

[edit] Via TM/HM

TM/HM No. Move Type Power Acc% Class
TM01 Hone Claws Dark.png -- -- Status
TM06 Toxic Poison.png -- 90 Status
TM10 Hidden Power Normal.png 60 100 Special
TM11 Sunny Day Fire.png -- -- Status
TM17 Protect Normal.png -- -- Status
TM21 Frustration Normal.png  ?? 100 Physical
TM27 Return Normal.png  ?? 100 Physical
TM28 Dig Ground.png 80 100 Physical
TM32 Double Team Normal.png -- -- Status
TM35 Flamethrower Fire.png 90 100 Special
TM38 Fire Blast Fire.png 110 85 Special
TM39 Rock Tomb Rock.png 60 95 Physical
TM40 Aerial Ace Flying.png 60 -- Physical
TM42 Facade Normal.png 70 100 Physical
TM43 Flame Charge Fire.png 50 100 Physical
TM44 Rest Psychic.png -- -- Status
TM45 Attract Normal.png -- 100 Status
TM48 Round Normal.png 60 100 Special
TM49 Echoed Voice Normal.png 40 100 Special
TM50 Overheat Fire.png 130 90 Special
TM59 Incinerate Fire.png 60 100 Special
TM61 Will-O-Wisp Fire.png -- 85 Status
TM65 Shadow Claw Ghost.png 70 100 Physical
TM75 Swords Dance Normal.png -- -- Status
TM80 Rock Slide Rock.png 75 90 Physical
TM87 Swagger Normal.png -- 90 Status
TM88 Sleep Talk Normal.png -- -- Status
TM90 Substitute Normal.png -- -- Status
TM94 Rock Smash Fighting.png 40 100 Physical
TM100 Confide Normal.png -- -- Status
HM01 Cut Normal.png 50 95 Physical
HM04 Strength Normal.png 80 100 Physical


[edit] Via Breeding

Move Type Power Acc% Class
Agility Psychic.png -- --% Status
Baton Pass Normal.png -- --% Status
Counter Fighting.png  ?? 100% Physical
Crush Claw Normal.png 75 95% Physical
Curse Ghost.png -- --% Status
Endure Normal.png -- --% Status
Featherdance Flying.png -- 100% Status
Feint Normal.png 30 100% Physical
Flame Burst Fire.png 70 100% Special
Last Resort Normal.png 140 100% Physical
Low Kick Fighting.png  ?? 100% Physical
Night Slash Dark.png 70 100% Physical
Reversal Fighting.png  ?? 100% Physical
Smelling Salt Normal.png 60 100% Physical


[edit] Via Move Tutor

Move Type Power Acc% Class
Fire Pledge Fire.png 50 100% Special

[edit] Past Moves

[edit] Generation III Move Tutor (Fire Red/Leaf Green)

Move Type Power Acc% Class
Mega Punch Normal.png 80 85% Physical
Mega Kick Normal.png 120 75% Physical
Body Slam Normal.png 85 100% Physical
Double-Edge Normal.png 120 100% Physical
Seismic Toss Fighting.png  ?? 100% Physical
Mimic Normal.png -- --% Status

[edit] Generation IV

[edit] Via TM/HM

[edit] Via Move Tutor

[edit] Platinum/Heart Gold/Soul Silver
Move Type Power Acc% Class
Swift Normal.png 60 --% Special
Mud-Slap Ground.png 20 100% Special
[edit] Heart Gold/Soul Silver
Move Type Power Acc% Class
Headbutt Normal.png 70 100% Physical

[edit] Generation V Move Tutor (Black 2/White 2)

Move Type Power Acc% Class
Bounce Flying.png 85 85% Physical
Heat Wave Fire.png 100 90% Special
Helping Hand Normal.png -- --% Status
Snore Normal.png 40 100% Special

[edit] Evolution Line

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Torchic
Rare Candy Sprite.png
Level 16
Rare Candy Sprite.png
Level 36


[edit] Type Matchups

Type Attack Advantages Attack Disadvantages Defense Advantages Defense Disadvantages
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Bug.png
Grass.png
Ice.png
Steel.png
Dragon.png
Fire.png
Rock.png
Water.png
Bug.png
Fairy.png
Fire.png
Grass.png
Ice.png
Steel.png
Ground.png
Rock.png
Water.png

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