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Heat Wave
ねっぷう Hot Wind
Heat Wave(Let's Go).PNG
Introduced: Generation III
Battle Data
Type: Type Fire.gif
Category: Type Special.gif
Power: 95[1]
Accuracy: 90%
PP: 10 (Max. 16)
Priority: 0
Contact: No
Contest Data
Contests (RSE)
Condition: Beauty
Appeal: 4 ♥♥♥♥
Jam: 0
A highly appealing move.
Super Contests (DPPt)
Condition:
Appeal: 2 ♥♥
Earn +2 if the Pokémon performs first in the turn.
Contest Spectaculars (ORAS)
Condition: Beautiful
Appeal: 2 ♥♥
Jam: 2 ♥♥
Startles all of the Pokémon the act before the user.

Heat Wave is a damage-dealing Fire-type move introduced in Generation III.

Description

Games Description
RSE Exhales a hot breath on the foe. May inflict a burn.
FRLG The user exhales a heated breath to attack. It may also inflict a burn.
DPPtHGSS The user exhales a heated breath on the opposing team. It may also leave the targets with a burn.
BWB2W2 The user attacks by exhaling hot breath on the opposing team. It may also leave targets with a burn.
XYORAS
SMUSUMPE
The user attacks by exhaling hot breath on the opposing Pokémon. This may also leave those Pokémon with a burn.
SWSH The user attacks by exhaling hot breath on opposing Pokémon. This may also leave those Pokémon with a burn.

Effect

In battle

Heat Wave does damage and has a 10% chance to burn the target. In a Double Battle, Heat Wave targets all Pokémon around the user. In a Triple Battle, Heat Wave only targets Pokémon that are adjacent to the user.

Learnset

By leveling up

Pokémon Type Egg groups Level
V VI VII VIII
006.png Charizard fire/flying 1 (FRLG) 59 71 1, 71 1, 71
058.png Growlithe fire 45 51 (BW)
41 (B2W2)
41 41
146.png Moltres fire/flying 73 64 64 1, 64 64
324.png Torkoal fire 46 55 55 1, 55 (XY)
45 (ORAS)
45
485.png Heatran fire/steel 81 81 1, 81 1, 81
637.png Volcarona bug/fire 60 1, 60 1, 60
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

By breeding

Pokémon Type Egg Groups Father
V VI VII VIII
037.png Vulpix fire 324.png 058.png324.png 058.png324.png 058.png324.png 058.png324.png
058.png Growlithe fire 324.png 058.png324.png 058.png324.png 058.png324.png 058.png324.png
218.png Slugma fire 324.png 058.png324.png 058.png324.png 058.png324.png 058.png324.png
322.png Numel fire/ground 058.png324.png 058.png324.png 058.png324.png 058.png324.png
390.png Chimchar fire 058.png324.png 058.png324.png 058.png324.png 058.png324.png
513.png Pansear fire 058.png324.png 058.png324.png 058.png324.png
607.png Litwick ghost/fire 058.png324.png 058.png324.png 058.png324.png
631.png Heatmor fire 058.png324.png 058.png324.png 058.png324.png
653.png Fennekin fire 058.png324.png 058.png324.png
725.png Litten fire 058.png324.png
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
* indicates a Pokémon that can only learn this move through chain breeding.

Gallery

Main games

Main series

Pokémon Adventures

References

  1. ^ As of Generation VI, Heat Wave has a base power of 95, which prior to that had a base power of 100


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