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.
Torchic doesn't have any distinguishable characteristics to help differentiate between male and female.
Torchic can be obtained via WiFi Event in Pokémon X and Pokémon Y. This Torchic holds a Blazikenite. Torchic doesn't need to be obtained via WiFi Event in Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire--it reprises its role as a Starter Pokémon, obtained in the same manner as it was originally.
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.
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".
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. It would later evolve once more into a Blaziken in the episode Once More With Reeling!. 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.
Torchic is listed in the NFE, or Not Fully Evolved tier of Competitive Battling as it is a Stage 1 Pokémon.
Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire
Via Move Tutor
All Generation VI Games
OR/AS Exclusive Moves
Generation III Move Tutor (Fire Red/Leaf Green)
Via Move Tutor
Heart Gold/Soul Silver
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