Sacred Fire inflicts damage, with a 50% chance of
burning the target. If the user is frozen, using Sacred Fire will thaw out the user and deal damage to the target in the same turn.
Sacred Fire can be used as the second move of a
Pokémon Contest combination, with the user gaining 4 bonus appeal points if Sunny Day was used in the previous turn.
In Versions 1.0 to 1.2.1 of
Pokémon Sword and Shield, Sacred Fire could not be selected in a battle. Starting with Version 1.3.0, it is usable and functions the same as it did in previous generations.
Sacred Fire cannot be selected in a battle.
Stad2 A Fire-type attack. Has a one-in-two chance of leaving the target with a burn.
G S C An attack that may inflict a burn.
R S E Colo.
XD A mystical fire attack that may inflict a burn.
FR LG A mystical and powerful fire attack that may inflict a burn.
D P Pt HG SS
P B R The foe is razed with a mystical fire of great intensity. It may also leave the target with a burn.
B W B2 W2 The target is razed with a mystical fire of great intensity. It may also leave the target with a burn.
X Y OR AS S M US UM Sw Sh BD SP LA
S V The target is razed with a mystical fire of great intensity. This may also leave the target with a burn.
Learnset In other games
Sacred Fire deals damage may leave the target with a
burn. In Red Rescue Team and Blue Rescue Team only, this move cannot hit frozen targets, unlike other Fire moves.
Sacred Fire is a move in Pokémon GO that has been available since February 26, 2022.
Sacred Fire also has two variants: Sacred Fire+ and Sacred Fire++. Sacred Fire+ is default Charged Attack for Apex Shadow Ho-Oh. Upon purification, Sacred Fire+ will change to Sacred Fire++.
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May burn the foe
Description prior to Version 2.10.0 *: Removes the frozen condition from the user. Has a good chance of leaving the target burned.
MD R B Inflicts damage on the target. It may also cause a burn.
MD T D S Inflicts damage on the target. It may also afflict the targeted enemy with a Burn status condition.
B S L てきポケモンに ダメージをあたえる しかも いっていのかくりつで やけどじょうたいにかえる
MD GtI It damages even a faraway Pokémon. It could also cause the Burn status condition. With the Burn status, the Pokémon keeps taking damage, and its Attack also goes down slightly. It damages enemies in the same room. It could also cause the Burn status condition. With the Burn status, they keep taking damage, and their Attack also goes down slightly. *
S MD It could leave enemies with a burn and keep damaging them. * It damages enemies in the same room. It could also leave them with a burn. *
In the anime In the manga
The user releases a stream of fire from its body at the opponent.
First Chapter Used In
Ho-Oh glows and then streams of fire surround the opponent.
The user razes the target with a mystical fire of great intensity.
First Chapter Used In
Ho-Oh releases a beam with a fiery aura around it from its beak at the opponent; or, Ho-Oh launches a blast of fire from its mouth at the opponent.
The Masked Man's Ho-Oh
Lugia and Ho-Oh on the Loose, Part 1 Debut
In other generations
Core series games
Side series games
Spin-off series games In other languages