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Overheat
Overheat VIII.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, max: ?
Affects: User
Secondary Effect: Lowers special attack
Priority: 0
Contact: No
Affected by
Magic Coat: No
Magic Bounce: No
Bright Powder: No
Protect/Detect: Yes
Snatch: No
Mirror Move: Yes
King's Rock: Yes
Contest Data
Contests (RSE)
Type: Beauty
Appeal: 6 ♥♥♥♥♥♥
Jam: 0
Super Contests (DPPt)
Type: Beauty
Appeal: 2 ♥♥
Contest Spectaculars (ORAS)
Type: Beauty
Appeal:
Jam:
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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
SWSH
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
III IV 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.

By TM/TR

Pokémon Type Egg groups Machine
III IV V VI VII VIII
004.png Charmander fire Monster/Dragon TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
005.png Charmeleon fire Monster/Dragon TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
006.png Charizard fire/flying Monster/Dragon TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
037.png Vulpix fire Field TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
038.png Ninetales fire Field TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
056.png Mankey fighting Field TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50
057.png Primeape fighting Field TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50
058.png Growlithe fire Field TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
059.png Arcanine fire Field TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
077.png Ponyta fire Field TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
078.png Rapidash fire Field TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
110A.png Weezing poison/fairy Amorphous TR43
126.png Magmar fire Human-Like TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
136.png Flareon fire Field TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
146.png Moltres fire/flying Undiscovered TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
151.png Mew psychic Undiscovered TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
155.png Cyndaquil fire Field TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50
156.png Quilava fire Field TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50
157.png Typhlosion fire Field TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50
209.png Snubbull fairy Field/Fairy TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50
210.png Granbull fairy Field/Fairy TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50
218.png Slugma fire Amorphous TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50
219.png Magcargo fire/rock Amorphous TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50
228.png Houndour dark/fire Field TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50
229.png Houndoom dark/fire Field TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50
240.png Magby fire Undiscovered TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
244.png Entei fire Undiscovered TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
250.png Ho-Oh fire/flying Undiscovered TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
255.png Torchic fire Field TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
256.png Combusken fire/fighting Field TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
257.png Blaziken fire/fighting Field TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
294.png Loudred normal Monster/Field TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
295.png Exploud normal Monster/Field TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
310.png Manectric electric Field TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
322.png Numel fire/ground Field TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50
323.png Camerupt fire/ground Field TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50
324.png Torkoal fire Field TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
338.png Solrock rock/psychic Mineral TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
383.png Groudon ground Undiscovered TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
384.png Rayquaza dragon/flying Undiscovered TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
390.png Chimchar fire Field/Human-Like TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50
391.png Monferno fire/fighting Field/Human-Like TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50
392.png Infernape fire/fighting Field/Human-Like TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50
467.png Magmortar fire Human-Like TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
483.png Dialga steel/dragon Undiscovered TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
485.png Heatran fire/steel Undiscovered TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
493.png Arceus normal Undiscovered TM50 TM50 TM50 TM50
494.png Victini psychic/fire Undiscovered TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
498.png Tepig fire Field TM50 TM50 TM50
499.png Pignite fire/fighting Field TM50 TM50 TM50
500.png Emboar fire/fighting Field TM50 TM50 TM50
513.png Pansear fire Field TM50 TM50 TM50
514.png Simisear fire Field TM50 TM50 TM50
523.png Zebstrika electric Field TM50 TM50 TM50
554.png Darumaka fire Field TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
554A.png Darumaka ice Field TR43
555.png Darmanitan fire Field TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
555B.png Darmanitan ice Field TR43
607.png Litwick ghost/fire Amorphous TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
608.png Lampent ghost/fire Amorphous TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
609.png Chandelure ghost/fire Amorphous TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
631.png Heatmor fire Field TM50 TR43
636.png Larvesta bug/fire Bug TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
637.png Volcarona bug/fire Bug TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
643.png Reshiram dragon/fire Undiscovered TM50 TM50 TM50 TR43
653.png Fennekin fire Field TM50 TM50
654.png Braixen fire Field TM50 TM50
655.png Delphox fire/psychic Field TM50 TM50
661.png Fletchling normal/flying Flying TM50 TM50 TR43
662.png Fletchinder fire/flying Flying TM50 TM50 TR43
663.png Talonflame fire/flying Flying TM50 TM50 TR43
667.png Litleo fire/normal Field TM50 TM50
668.png Pyroar fire/normal Field TM50 TM50
721.png Volcanion fire/water Undiscovered TM50 TM50 TR43
725.png Litten fire Field TM50 TR43
726.png Torracat fire Field TM50 TR43
727.png Incineroar fire/dark Field TM50 TR43
733.png Toucannon normal/flying Flying TM50
757.png Salandit poison/fire Monster/Dragon TM50 TR43
758.png Salazzle poison/fire Monster/Dragon TM50 TR43
776.png Turtonator fire/dragon Monster/Dragon TM50 TR43
806.png Blacephalon fire/ghost Undiscovered TM50USUM TR43
813.png Scorbunny fire Field/Human-Like TR43
814.png Raboot fire Field/Human-Like TR43
815.png Cinderace fire Field/Human-Like TR43
838.png Carkol rock/fire Mineral TR43
839.png Coalossal rock/fire Mineral TR43
851.png Centiskorch fire/bug Bug TR43
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Form change

Generation IV

Generation V

Generation VI

Generation VII

Generation VIII

Trivia

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

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