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Fire Pledge
Fire Pledge VIII.png
Fire Oath
Generation: V
Battle Data
Type: Type Fire.gif
Category Special
Power: 50
Accuracy: 100%
PP: 10, max: 16
Affects: Selected target
Secondary Effect: None
Priority: 0
Contact: No
Contest Data
Contest Spectaculars (ORAS)
Type: Beauty

Fire Pledge (ほのおのちかい, Fire Oath) is a Fire-type move introduced in Generation V.


Games Description
BWB2W2 A column of fire hits opposing Pokémon. When used with its Grass equivalent, its damage increases into a vast sea of fire.
XYORAS A column of fire hits opposing Pokémon. When used with its grass equivalent, its damage increases and a vast sea of fire appears.
A column of fire hits the target. When used with its grass equivalent, its power increases and a vast sea of fire appears.


Fire Pledge inflicts damage. The user attacks by sending out a pillar of fire.

When combined with Water Pledge, it will create a rainbow which doubles the changes of moves having Secondary Effects for four turns.

When combined with Grass Pledge, it will damage the opponents by 1/8th of their total Hit Points for four turns. If the opponents are of the Fire-Type, they don't receive damage.


Generation V

By Move Tutor

In Pokémon Black and White, a man in Driftveil City will teach Fire Pledge to any Fire-type Starter Pokémon and Fire type Elemental Monkey.

By Move Tutor
Pokémon type
Charmander Fire
Charmeleon Fire
Charizard Fire/Flying
Cyndaquil Fire
Quilava Fire
Typhlosion Fire
Torchic Fire
Combusken Fire/Fighting
Blaziken Fire/Fighting
Chimchar Fire
Monferno Fire/Fighting
Infernape Fire/Fighting
Tepig Fire
Pignite Fire/Fighting
Emboar Fire/Fighting
*Bold indicates a Pokémon which receives STAB from this move.


  • Fire pledge is so far the only pledge move that has been seen in the anime.
  • Only respective type Elemental Monkey in addition to Fire-type Starters can learn it.


Main games

Main series

Pokémon Adventures