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Mystical Fire
マジカルフレイム Magical Flame
Mystical Fire VII.png
Mystical Fire VII 2.png
Type  Fire
Category  Special
PP  10 (max. 16)
Power  75
Accuracy  100%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Introduced  Generation VI
Condition  Beautiful
Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
Condition  Beautiful
Appeal  0  
Condition  Beautiful
Appeal  3 ♥♥♥
Jamming  0  
An appealing move that can be used repeatedly without boring the audience.

Mystical Fire (Japanese: マジカルフレイム Magical Flame) is a damage-dealing Fire-type move introduced in Generation VI. In Pokémon X and Y, it was the signature move of Delphox.



Generation VI

Mystical Fire inflicts damage and lowers the target's Special Attack stat by one stage.

Generation VII

Mystical Fire had its power increased from 65 to 75.


Games Description
The user attacks by breathing a special, hot fire. This also lowers the target's Sp. Atk stat.


By leveling up

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Level
429 Mismagius Mismagius
GhostIC Big.png Amorphous Amorphous 1ORAS 1
655 Delphox Delphox
FireIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Field Field 36, 75 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 other games


Games Description
SMD It damages an enemy. It also lowers the enemy's Sp. Atk.

In the anime

None.png Merilyn Delphox Mystical Fire.png Aria Delphox Mystical Fire.png None.png
Merilyn's Delphox Aria's Delphox
The user creates a ring of fire, then blows a stream of fire through the ring at the opponent.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
655 Delphox Delphox swings its wand stick around in a circle, forming a ring of red-orange fire in front of itself. It then releases a red-orange stream of fire from its mouth at the opponent.
Merilyn's Delphox Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction Debut
Aria's Delphox Battling with Elegance and a Big Smile! None

  • In An Appetite for Battle!, Wylie intended to command his Delphox to use Mystical Fire, but he threw out his back while trying to do so, so the battle was called off.

In the manga

In the Pokémon Adventures manga

In other generations


  • Mystical Fire is the only Fire-type move that was introduced in Generation VI.

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 魔法火焰 Mōfaat Fóyihm
Mandarin 魔法火焰 Mófǎ Huǒyàn
The Netherlands Flag.png Dutch Mystiek vuur
France Flag.png French Feu Ensorcelé
Germany Flag.png German Magieflamme
Italy Flag.png Italian Magifiamma
South Korea Flag.png Korean 매지컬플레임 Magical Flame
Poland Flag.png Polish Mistyczny Ogień
Portugal Flag.png Portuguese Fogo Místico
Spanish CELAC Flag.png Latin America Fuego Místico
Spain Flag.png Spain Llama Embrujada
Vietnam Flag.png Vietnamese Lửa Phép Thuật

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