|1'4" (0.4m)||5.5 lbs (2.5kg)|
|Male: 87.5%||Female: 12.5%|
|Evolves From||Evolves Into|
|Egg Group||Catch Rate|
|NFE||1 Special Attack Point|
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 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.
Torchic takes the appearance of an orange chick. Its feet, short wings, beak, and head-feathers are yellow in color.
 Gender Differences
Torchic doesn't have any distinguishable characteristics to help differentiate between male and female.
 Game Information
 Original Games
 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.
 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.
 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".
 Anime/Manga Information
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.
May's Torchic appears in the film Jirachi Wishmaker and the accompanying Pikachu Short Gotta Dance.
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.
 Pokémon Information
 Competitive Battling
Torchic is listed in the NFE, or Not Fully Evolved tier of Competitive Battling as it is a Stage 1 Pokémon.
 Area Location
|Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald||Only One||Starter Pokémon received from Professor Birch, Littleroot Town|
|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|
|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.|
 Pokéathlon Statistics
 Via Level-Up
 Via TM/HM
 Via Breeding
 Via Move Tutor
 Past Moves
 Generation III Move Tutor (Fire Red/Leaf Green)
 Via TM/HM
 Via Move Tutor
 Heart Gold/Soul Silver
 Generation V Move Tutor (Black 2/White 2)
 Evolution Line
 Type Matchups
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