Overheat
Overheat VII.png
オーバーヒート Overheat
Generation: III
Battle Data
Type: Type Fire.gif
Category Special
Power: 140
Accuracy: 90
PP: 5
Affects:
Secondary Effect:
Priority:
Contact: No
Contest Data
Contests (RSE)
Type: Beauty
Appeal: 6 ♥♥♥♥♥♥
Jam: 0
Super Contests (DPPt)
Type: Beauty
Appeal: 2 ♥♥
Contest Spectaculars (ORAS)
Type: Beauty
Appeal:
Jam:

Overheat is a damaging Fire-type move introduced in Generation III.

Description

Games Description
RSE Allows a full-power attack, but sharply lowers Sp.Atk.
FRLG An intense attack that also sharply reduces the user's Sp. Atk stat.
DPPtHGSS The user attacks the foe at full power. The attack's recoil sharply reduces the user's Sp. Atk stat.
BWB2W2 The user attacks the target at full power. The attack's recoil harshly reduces the user's Sp. Atk stat.
XYORAS
SMUSUM
The user attacks the target at full power. The attack's recoil harshly lowers the user's Sp. Atk stat.

Effect

Overheat deals damage and lowers the user's Special Attack stat for 2 stages.

Learnset

By leveling up

Pokémon Type Egg groups Level
V VI VII VIII
494.png Victini psychic/fire Undiscovered 97 97 97 84
554.png Darumaka fire Field 42 42 42
555.png Darmanitan fire Field 54 54 54
607.png Litwick ghost/fire Amorphous 61 61 61 52
608.png Lampent ghost/fire Amorphous 69 69 69 58
609.png Chandelure ghost/fire Amorphous 1
667.png Litleo fire/normal Field 50 50
668.png Pyroar fire/normal Field 57 57
721.png Volcanion fire/water Undiscovered 65 65 84
776.png Turtonator fire/dragon Monster/Dragon 49 48
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Trivia

Even though it was first introduced in Generation lll, the first Pokémon to learn it by level up were introduced in Generation V.

Gallery

Main games

Main series

Pokémon Adventures
Other manga series

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