Lava Plume (move)

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Lava Plume
ふんえん Smoke Burst
Lava Plume.png
Type  Fire
Category  Special
PP  15 (max. 24)
Power  80
Accuracy  100%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
Affects all Pokémon adjacent to the user
Introduced  Generation IV
Condition  Tough
Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
Condition  Tough
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Earn +2 if the Pokémon performs first in the turn.
Condition  Tough
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Jamming  2 ♥♥
Startles all of the Pokémon to act before the user.

Lava Plume (Japanese: ふんえん Volcanic Plume) is a damage-dealing Fire-type move introduced in Generation IV.


Generations IV and V

Lava Plume damages all adjacent Pokémon in Double and Triple Battles. It also has a 30% chance of burning each of them.

In Pokémon Mystery Dungeon, it affects all adjacent enemies.

Generation VI

Lava Plume will destroy round rocks found in the background of battles.


Games Description
DPPtHGSS An inferno of scarlet flames washes over all Pokémon in battle. It may also inflict burns.
BWB2W2 An inferno of scarlet flames torches everything around the user. It may leave targets with a burn.
XYORAS The user torches everything around it with an inferno of scarlet flames. This may also leave those hit with a burn.


By leveling up

# Pokémon Egg Groups Level
126 Magmar Magmar
Human-Like Human-Like 36 44BW
136 Flareon Flareon
Field Field 78PtHGSS 78BW
155 Cyndaquil Cyndaquil
Field Field 31 37 37
156 Quilava Quilava
Field Field 35 42 42
157 Typhlosion Typhlosion
Field Field 35 43 43
218 Slugma Slugma
Amorphous Amorphous 38 37 37XY
219 Magcargo Magcargo
Amorphous Amorphous 40 37 37XY
240 Magby Magby
Undiscovered Undiscovered 34 37BW
244 Entei Entei
Undiscovered Undiscovered 57 57 1, 57
322 Numel Numel
Field Field 31 35BW
323 Camerupt Camerupt
Field Field 31 33BW
324 Torkoal Torkoal
Field Field 39 39 39XY
383 Groudon Groudon
Undiscovered Undiscovered 15HGSS 15 15XY
467 Magmortar Magmortar
Human-Like Human-Like 37 44BW
485 Heatran Heatran
Undiscovered Undiscovered 49 49 49
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.

In other games


Games Description
MDTDS Inflicts damage on all enemies within a 1-tile range. It may also afflict the enemies within a 1-tile range with a Burn status condition. It thaws out frozen Pokémon.

In the anime

None.png Magmar Lava Plume.png Magmar Lava Plume smoke.png None.png
Magmar Effect
A blast of lava erupts from the ground.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
126 Magmar Magmar causes an explosion around it, creating a mix of smog and fire to cover the area and hit the opponent with flames.
Unknown Trainer's Magmar Tag! We're It...! Debut

In the manga

In the Pokémon Adventures manga

In other generations

Lava Plume IV.png Lava Plume V.png
Generation I RBY Generation I
Generation I
Generation II Generation II
Generation II
Crystal Generation III Generation III
Generation III
RS FRLG FRLGE Generation IV Generation IV
Generation IV
PtHGSS HGSS Generation V BW B2W2 Generation V
Generation V
Generation VI XY ORAS Stadium (Jap) Stadium Stadium 2 Colosseum XD Battle Revolution Battle Revolution
(alternative animation)
Battrio Mystery Dungeon PMD: Red and Blue PMD: Time, Darkness, Sky Rumble Rumble Blast

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 噴煙 Pānyīn
Mandarin 噴煙 / 喷烟 Pēnyān
The Netherlands Flag.png Dutch Lavapluim
France Flag.png French Ébullilave*
Germany Flag.png German Flammensturm
Greece Flag.png Greek Νέφος Λάβας Néfos Labas
Italy Flag.png Italian Lavasbuffo
South Korea Flag.png Korean 분연 Bun'yeon
Poland Flag.png Polish Pióropusz Lawy
Brazil Flag.png Brazilian Portuguese Bruma de Lava
Spanish CELAC Flag.png Latin America Bomba de Lava
Spain Flag.png Spain Humareda

Variations of the move Discharge
Special DischargeLava Plume

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