Pyro Ball (move)

Pyro Ball
かえんボール Flame Ball
Pyro Ball VIII.png
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Type  Fire
Category  Physical
PP  5 (max. 8)
Power  120
Accuracy  90%
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Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Introduced  Generation VIII
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Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
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Pyro Ball (Japanese: かえんボール Flame Ball) is a damage-dealing Fire-type move introduced in Generation VIII. It is one of the signature moves of Cinderace.


Pyro Ball will thaw out the user if it is frozen, and then inflict damage on the target. Pyro Ball also has a 10% chance of burning the target. It has no effect on Pokémon with the Bulletproof Ability.


Games Description
SwSh The user attacks by igniting a small stone and launching it as a fiery ball at the target. This may also leave the target with a burn.


By leveling up

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Level
815   Cinderace
  Field Human-Like 1, Evo.
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.

In the anime

Igniting the rock Cinderace
The user attacks the opponent with a powerful fire ball.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
  Cinderace Cinderace repeatedly kicks a rock, igniting it into a flaming soccer ball. It then kicks the fire ball, launching it at the opponent. Cinderace can also kick the rock muliple times in sucession, making the Pyro Ball bigger each time it is struck, before launching it.
Goh's Cinderace Sword and Shield... The Legends Awaken! Debut

Pokédex entries

Episode Pokémon Source Entry
JN045 Cinderace Goh's Rotom Phone Cinderace, the Striker Pokémon. A Fire type. Cinderace uses Pyro Ball to create a soccer ball of fire that it kicks at its opponents, often leaving them with a burn.

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 火焰球 Fóyihm Kàuh
Mandarin 火焰球 Huǒyàn Qiú
  Czech Ohnivá Koule
  French Ballon Brûlant
  German Feuerball
  Italian Palla Infuocata
  Korean 화염볼 Hwayeom Bol
  Brazilian Portuguese Bola Incendiária
  Russian Пирошар Piroshar
  Spanish Balón Ígneo

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