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Slugma (Japanese: マグマッグ Magumaggu) is a Fire-type Pokémon introduced in Generation II.

Biology

Physiology

Slugma is a red, slug-like Pokémon that appears to be made completely out of magma. It has droplet shaped fangs on the bottom of its mouth and has yellow eyes with ponytail-like fire coming off of its head.

Evolution

Slugma evolves into Magcargo at level 38.

Game info

Game locations

Locations
Version(s) Area(s) Rarity
Gold/Silver Route 16-18 Rare
Crystal Route 16-18 Uncommon
Ruby/Sapphire Fiery Path Uncommon
Emerald Fiery Path, Route 113 Uncommon
FireRed/LeafGreen Mt. Ember Common
Diamond/Pearl Stark Mountain Rare
Platinum Stark Mountain Rare
HeartGold/SoulSilver Route 16-18 Uncommon
Black/White Trade None
X/Y Friend Safari None


Pokédex entries

  • Gold

    It never sleeps. It has to keep moving because if it stopped, its magma body would cool and harden.

  • Silver

    A common sight in volcanic areas, it slowly slithers around in a constant search for warm places.

  • Crystal

    These group together in areas that are hotter than normal. If it cools off, its skin hardens.

  • Ruby

    Molten magma courses throughout Slugma's circulatory system. If this Pokémon is chilled, the magma cools and hardens. Its body turns brittle and chunks fall off, reducing its size.

  • Sapphire

    Slugma does not have any blood in its body. Instead, intensely hot magma circulates throughout this Pokémon's body, carrying essential nutrients and oxygen to its organs.

  • FireRed

    A common sight in volcanic areas, it slowly slithers around in a constant search for warm places.

  • LeafGreen

    It never sleeps. It has to keep moving because if it stopped, its magma body would cool and harden.

  • Emerald

    It is a species of Pokémon that lives in volcanic areas. If its body cools, its skin hardens and immobilizes it. To avoid that, it sleeps near magma.

  • Diamond

    Its body is made of magma. If it doesn't keep moving, its body will cool and harden.

  • Pearl

    Its body is made of magma. If it doesn't keep moving, its body will cool and harden.

  • Platinum

    Its body is made of magma. If it doesn't keep moving, its body will cool and harden.

  • HeartGold

    It never sleeps. It has to keep moving because if it stopped, its magma body would cool and harden.

  • SoulSilver

    A common sight in volcanic areas, it slowly slithers around in a constant search for warm places.

  • Black

    Its body is made of magma. If it doesn't keep moving, its body will cool and harden.

  • White

    Its body is made of magma. If it doesn't keep moving, its body will cool and harden.

  • Black 2

    Its body is made of magma. If it doesn't keep moving, its body will cool and harden.

  • White 2

    Its body is made of magma. If it doesn't keep moving, its body will cool and harden.

  • X

    A common sight in volcanic areas, it slowly slithers around in a constant search for warm places.

  • Y

    Its body is made of magma. If it doesn't keep moving, its body will cool and harden.

  • Omega Ruby

    Molten magma courses throughout Slugma's circulatory system. If this Pokémon is chilled, the magma cools and hardens. Its body turns brittle and chunks fall off, reducing its size.

  • Alpha Sapphire

    Slugma does not have any blood in its body. Instead, intensely hot magma circulates throughout this Pokémon's body, carrying essential nutrients and oxygen to its organs.


Stats

Base Stats
HP
40
Attack
40
Defense
40
Sp. Atk
70
Sp. Def
40
Speed
20
Total
250

Learnset

Leveling

LevelingGeneration VII
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category
1 Yawn —% 10 Normal Status
1 Smog 30 70% 20 Poison Special
6 Ember 40 100% 25 Fire Special
8 Rock Throw 50 90% 15 Rock Physical
13 Harden —% 30 Normal Status
15 Incinerate 60 100% 15 Fire Special
20 Clear Smog 50 —% 15 Poison Special
22 Ancient Power 60 100% 5 Rock Special
27 Flame Burst 70 100% 15 Fire Special
29 Rock Slide 75 90% 10 Rock Physical
34 Lava Plume 80 100% 15 Fire Special
36 Amnesia —% 20 Psychic Status
41 Body Slam 85 100% 15 Normal Physical
43 Recover —% 10 Normal Status
48 Flamethrower 90 100% 15 Fire Special
50 Earth Power 90 100% 10 Ground Special
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

LevelingGeneration VI
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category Contest Category Appeal Jam
1XY
1ORAS
Yawn —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute 2 0 ♥
1XY
1ORAS
Smog 30 70% 20 Poison Special Type Tough 4 0 ♥
5XY
6ORAS
Ember 40 100% 25 Fire Special Type Cute 4 0 ♥
10XY
8ORAS
Rock Throw 50 90% 15 Rock Physical Type Tough 4 0 ♥
14XY
13ORAS
Harden —% 30 Normal Status Type Tough 2 0 ♥
N/AXY
15ORAS
Incinerate 60 100% 15 Fire Special Type Tough 3 0 ♥
N/AXY
20ORAS
Clear Smog 50 —% 15 Poison Special Type Beautiful 2 0 ♥
28XY
22ORAS
Ancient Power 60 100% 5 Rock Special Type Tough 1 0 ♥
23XY
27ORAS
Flame Burst 70 100% 15 Fire Special Type Beautiful 3 0 ♥
41XY
29ORAS
Rock Slide 75 90% 10 Rock Physical Type Tough 2 2 ♥
37XY
34ORAS
Lava Plume 80 100% 15 Fire Special Type Tough 2 2 ♥
32XY
36ORAS
Amnesia —% 20 Psychic Status Type Cute 1 0 ♥
46XY
41ORAS
Body Slam 85 100% 15 Normal Physical Type Tough 1 4 ♥
19XY
43ORAS
Recover —% 10 Normal Status Type Clever 2 0 ♥
50XY
48ORAS
Flamethrower 90 100% 15 Fire Special Type Beautiful 4 0 ♥
55XY
50ORAS
Earth Power 90 100% 10 Ground Special Type Beautiful 4 0 ♥
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

LevelingGeneration V
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category
1 Yawn —% 10 Normal Status
1 Smog 20 70% 20 Poison Special
5 Ember 40 100% 25 Fire Special
10 Rock Throw 50 90% 15 Rock Physical
14 Harden —% 30 Normal Status
19 Recover —% 10 Normal Status
23 Flame Burst 70 100% 15 Fire Special
28 AncientPower 60 100% 5 Rock Special
32 Amnesia —% 20 Psychic Status
37 Lava Plume 80 100% 15 Fire Special
41 Rock Slide 75 90% 10 Rock Physical
46 Body Slam 85 100% 15 Normal Physical
50 Flamethrower 95 100% 15 Fire Special
55 Earth Power 90 100% 10 Ground Special
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

LevelingGeneration IV
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category Contest Category Appeal
1 Smog 20 70% 20 Poison Special Type Tough 3
1 Yawn —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute 2
8 Ember 40 100% 25 Fire Special Type Beauty 3
11 Rock Throw 50 90% 15 Rock Physical Type Cute 2
16 Harden —% 30 Normal Status Type Tough 2
23 Recover —% 10 Normal Status Type Smart 0
26 AncientPower 60 100% 5 Rock Special Type Tough 2
31 Amnesia —% 20 Psychic Status Type Cute 0
38 Lava Plume 80 100% 15 Fire Special Type Tough 2
41 Rock Slide 75 90% 10 Rock Physical Type Tough 3
46 Body Slam 85 100% 15 Normal Physical Type Tough 3
53 Flamethrower 95 100% 15 Fire Special Type Beauty 2
56 Earth Power 90 100% 10 Ground Special Type Smart 2
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

LevelingGeneration III
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type Contest Category Appeal Jam
1 Smog 20 70% 20 Poison Type Tough 1 3 ♥
1 Yawn —% 10 Normal Type Cute 2 0 ♥
8 Ember 40 100% 25 Fire Type Beauty 4 0 ♥
15 Rock Throw 50 90% 15 Rock Type Tough 2 0 ♥
22 Harden —% 30 Normal Type Tough 2 0 ♥
29 Amnesia —% 20 Psychic Type Cute 1 0 ♥
36 Flamethrower 95 100% 15 Fire Type Beauty 4 0 ♥
43 Rock Slide 75 90% 10 Rock Type Tough 1 3 ♥
50 Body Slam 85 100% 15 Normal Type Tough 1 4 ♥
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

LevelingGeneration II
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type
1 Smog 20 70% 20 Poison
8 Ember 40 100% 25 Fire
15 Rock Throw 50 90% 15 Rock
22 Harden —% 30 Normal
29 Amnesia —% 20 Psychic
36 Flamethrower 95 100% 15 Fire
43 Rock Slide 75 90% 10 Rock
50 Body Slam 85 100% 15 Normal
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TM/HM

TMs and HMs Generation VII
TM/HM Move Power Accuracy PP Type Cat.
TM06 Toxic 90% 10 Poison Status
TM10 Hidden Power 60 100% 15 Normal Special
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status
TM16 Light Screen —% 30 Psychic Status
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status
TM33 Reflect —% 20 Psychic Status
TM35 Flamethrower 90 100% 15 Fire Special
TM38 Fire Blast 110 85% 5 Fire Special
TM39 Rock Tomb 60 95% 15 Rock Physical
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM43 Flame Charge 50 100% 20 Fire Physical
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Status
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Status
TM48 Round 60 100% 15 Normal Special
TM50 Overheat 130 90% 5 Fire Special
TM61 Will-O-Wisp 85% 15 Fire Status
TM80 Rock Slide 75 90% 10 Rock Physical
TM83 Infestation 20 100% 20 Bug Special
TM87 Swagger 85% 15 Normal Status
TM88 Sleep Talk —% 10 Normal Status
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status
TM96 Nature Power —% 20 Normal Status
TM100 Confide —% 20 Normal Status
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TMs and HMs Generation VI
TM/HM Move Power Accuracy PP Type Cat. Contest Cat. Appeal Jam
TM06 Toxic 90% 10 Poison Status Type Clever 3 0 ♥
TM10 Hidden Power 60 100% 15 Normal Special Type Clever 3 0 ♥
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status Type Beautiful 1 0 ♥
TM16 Light Screen —% 30 Psychic Status Type Beautiful 2 0 ♥
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute 2 0 ♥
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute 2 3 ♥
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute 4 0 ♥
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status Type Cool 1 0 ♥
TM33 Reflect —% 20 Psychic Status Type Clever 2 0 ♥
TM35 Flamethrower 90 100% 15 Fire Special Type Beautiful 4 0 ♥
TM38 Fire Blast 110 85% 5 Fire Special Type Beautiful 1 0 ♥
TM39 Rock Tomb 60 95% 15 Rock Physical Type Clever 3 0 ♥
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute 2 0 ♥
TM43 Flame Charge 50 100% 20 Fire Physical Type Cool 1 0 ♥
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Status Type Cute 1 0 ♥
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Status Type Cute 2 0 ♥
TM48 Round 60 100% 15 Normal Special Type Beautiful 2 0 ♥
TM50 Overheat 130 90% 5 Fire Special Type Beautiful 6 0 ♥
TM59 Incinerate 60 100% 15 Fire Special Type Tough 3 0 ♥
TM61 Will-O-Wisp 85% 15 Fire Status Type Beautiful 3 0 ♥
TM80 Rock Slide 75 90% 10 Rock Physical Type Tough 2 2 ♥
TM83 Infestation 20 100% 20 Bug Special Type Cute 3 0 ♥
TM87 Swagger 90% 15 Normal Status Type Cute 3 0 ♥
TM88 Sleep Talk —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute 1 0 ♥
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute 2 0 ♥
TM94 Rock SmashXY 40 100% 15 Fighting Physical Type Tough 4 0 ♥
TM94 Secret PowerORAS 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Clever 1 0 ♥
TM96 Nature Power —% 20 Normal Status Type Beautiful 1 0 ♥
TM100 Confide —% 20 Normal Status Type Cute 3 0 ♥
HM06 Rock SmashORAS 40 100% 15 Fighting Physical Type Tough 4 0 ♥
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TMs and HMs Generation V
TM/HM Move Power Accuracy PP Type Cat.
TM06 Toxic 90% 10 Poison Status
TM10 Hidden Power 100% 15 Normal Special
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status
TM16 Light Screen —% 30 Psychic Status
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status
TM33 Reflect —% 20 Psychic Status
TM35 Flamethrower 95 100% 15 Fire Special
TM38 Fire Blast 120 85% 5 Fire Special
TM39 Rock Tomb 50 80% 10 Rock Physical
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM43 Flame Charge 50 100% 20 Fire Physical
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Status
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Status
TM48 Round 60 100% 15 Normal Special
TM50 Overheat 140 90% 5 Fire Special
TM59 Incinerate 30 100% 15 Fire Special
TM61 Will-O-Wisp 75% 15 Fire Status
TM80 Rock Slide 75 90% 10 Rock Physical
TM87 Swagger 90% 15 Normal Status
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status
TM94 Rock Smash 40 100% 15 Fighting Physical
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TMs and HMs Generation IV
TM/HM Move Power Accuracy PP Type Cat. Contest Cat. Appeal
TM06 Toxic 85% 10 Poison Status Type Smart 2
TM10 Hidden Power 100% 15 Normal Special Type Smart 1
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status Type Beauty 2
TM16 Light Screen —% 30 Psychic Status Type Beauty 2
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute 0
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute 2
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute 2
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status Type Cool 2
TM33 Reflect —% 20 Psychic Status Type Smart 2
TM35 Flamethrower 95 100% 15 Fire Special Type Beauty 2
TM38 Fire Blast 120 85% 5 Fire Special Type Beauty 2
TM39 Rock Tomb 50 80% 10 Rock Physical Type Smart 2
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute 2
TM43 Secret Power 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Smart 2
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Status Type Cute 0
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Status Type Cute 2
TM50 Overheat 140 90% 5 Fire Special Type Beauty 2
TM58 Endure —% 10 Normal Status Type Tough 2
TM61 Will-O-Wisp 75% 15 Fire Status Type Beauty 2
TM78 Captivate 100% 20 Normal Status Type Beauty 2
TM80 Rock Slide 75 90% 10 Rock Physical Type Tough 3
TM82 Sleep Talk —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute 3
TM83 Natural Gift 100% 15 Normal Physical Type Cool 2
TM87 Swagger 90% 15 Normal Status Type Cute 2
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status Type Smart 1
HM06 Rock Smash 40 100% 15 Fighting Physical Type Tough 2
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TMs and HMs Generation III
TM/HM Move Power Accuracy PP Type Contest Cat. Appeal Jam
TM06 Toxic 85% 10 Poison Type Smart 3 0 ♥
TM10 Hidden Power 100% 15 Normal Type Smart 3 0 ♥
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Type Beauty 1 0 ♥
TM16 Light Screen —% 30 Psychic Type Beauty 1 0 ♥
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Type Cute 1 0 ♥
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Type Cute 1 0 ♥
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Type Cute 1 0 ♥
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Type Cool 2 0 ♥
TM33 Reflect —% 20 Psychic Type Smart 1 0 ♥
TM35 Flamethrower 95 100% 15 Fire Type Beauty 4 0 ♥
TM38 Fire Blast 120 85% 5 Fire Type Beauty 4 0 ♥
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Type Cute 2 0 ♥
TM43 Secret Power 70 100% 20 Normal Type Smart 1 0 ♥
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Type Cute 2 0 ♥
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Type Cute 2 0 ♥
TM50 Overheat 140 90% 5 Fire Type Beauty 6 0 ♥
HM06 Rock Smash 20 100% 15 Fighting Type Tough 1 0 ♥
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TMs and HMs Generation II
TM/HM Move Power Accuracy PP Type
TM03 Curse —% 10 ???
TM04 Rollout 30 90% 20 Rock
TM06 Toxic 85% 10 Poison
TM08 Rock Smash 20 100% 15 Fighting
TM10 Hidden Power 100% 15 Normal
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire
TM13 Snore 40 100% 15 Normal
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal
TM20 Endure —% 10 Normal
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal
TM31 Mud-Slap 20 100% 10 Ground
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal
TM34 Swagger 90% 15 Normal
TM35 Sleep Talk —% 10 Normal
TM38 Fire Blast 120 85% 5 Fire
TM40 Defense Curl —% 40 Normal
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Breeding

Breeding Generation VII
Move Father Power Accuracy PP Type Category
Acid Armor Grimer, Muk —% 20 Poison Status
Curse Gastly, Haunter, Gengar, Shuppet, Banette, Duskull, Dusclops, Dusknoir, Spiritomb, Yamask, Cofagrigus, Litwick, Lampent, Phantump, Trevenant —% 10 Ghost Status
Earth Power Slugma, Magcargo, Sandygast, Palossand 90 100% 10 Ground Special
Guard Swap * Castform —% 10 Psychic Status
Heat Wave Slugma, Magcargo, Litwick, Lampent, Chandelure 95 90% 10 Fire Special
Inferno Litwick, Lampent 100 50% 5 Fire Special
Memento Grimer, Muk, Koffing, Weezing, Spiritomb, Litwick, Lampent 100% 10 Dark Status
Rollout Solosis, Duosion, Reuniclus 30 90% 20 Rock Physical
Smokescreen Koffing, Weezing 100% 20 Normal Status
Spit Up Gulpin, Swalot, Drifloon, Drifblim 100% 10 Normal Special
Stockpile Gulpin, Swalot, Drifloon, Drifblim —% 20 Normal Status
Swallow Gulpin, Swalot, Drifloon, Drifblim —% 10 Normal Status

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 this move requires chain breeding.
◊ indicates the father must learn this move in a previous generation.
♈ indicates the father must learn this move via a TM.

Breeding Generation VI
Move Father Power Accuracy PP Type Category Contest Category Appeal Jam
Acid Armor Grimer, Muk —% 20 Poison Status Type Tough 1 0 ♥
Curse Gastly, Haunter, Gengar, Shuppet, Banette, Duskull, Dusclops, Dusknoir, Spiritomb, Yamask, Cofagrigus, Litwick, Lampent, Phantump, Trevenant —% 10 Ghost Status Type Tough 3 0 ♥
Earth Power Slugma, Magcargo 90 100% 10 Ground Special Type Beauty 4 0 ♥
Guard Swap * Castform —% 10 Psychic Status Type Clever 1 0 ♥
Heat Wave Slugma, Magcargo, Litwick, Lampent, Chandelure 95 90% 10 Fire Special Type Beautiful 2 2 ♥
Inferno Litwick, Lampent 100 50% 5 Fire Special Type Beautiful 1 4 ♥
Memento Grimer, Muk, Koffing, Weezing, Spiritomb, Litwick, Lampent 100% 10 Dark Status Type Tough 8 0 ♥
Rollout Solosis, Duosion, Reuniclus 30 90% 20 Rock Physical Type Cute 3 0 ♥
Smokescreen Koffing, Weezing 100% 20 Normal Status Type Clever 2 3 ♥
Spit Up Gulpin, Swalot, Drifloon, Drifblim 100% 10 Normal Special Type Tough 1 0 ♥
Stockpile Gulpin, Swalot, Drifloon, Drifblim —% 20 Normal Status Type Tough 1 0 ♥
Swallow Gulpin, Swalot, Drifloon, Drifblim —% 10 Normal Status Type Tough 2 0 ♥

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 this move requires chain breeding.
◊ indicates the father must learn this move in a previous generation.
♈ indicates the father must learn this move via a TM.

Breeding Generation V
Move Father Power Accuracy PP Type Category
Acid Armor Grimer, Muk —% 40 Poison Status
Curse Gastly, Haunter, Gengar, Shuppet, Banette, Duskull, Dusclops, Dusknoir, Spiritomb, Yamask, Cofagrigus, Litwick, Lampent —% 10 Ghost Status
Earth Power Slugma, Magcargo 90 100% 10 Ground Special
Heat Wave Slugma, Magcargo 100 90% 10 Fire Special
Inferno Litwick, Lampent 100 50% 5 Fire Special
Memento Grimer, Muk, Koffing, Weezing, Spiritomb, Litwick, Lampent 100% 10 Dark Status
Rollout Solosis, Duosion, Reuniclus 30 90% 20 Rock Physical
SmokeScreen Koffing, Weezing 100% 20 Normal Status
Spit Up Gulpin, Swalot, Drifloon, Drifblim 100% 10 Normal Special
Stockpile Gulpin, Swalot, Drifloon, Drifblim —% 20 Normal Status
Swallow Gulpin, Swalot, Drifloon, Drifblim —% 10 Normal Status

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 this move requires chain breeding.
◊ indicates the father must learn this move in a previous generation.
♈ indicates the father must learn this move via a TM.

Breeding Generation IV
Move Father Power Accuracy PP Type Category Contest Category Appeal
Acid Armor Grimer, Muk —% 40 Poison Status Type Tough 0
Curse Gastly, Haunter, Gengar, Shuppet, Banette, Duskull, Dusclops, Dusknoir, Spiritomb —% 10 ??? Status Type Tough 0
Heat Wave Slugma, Magcargo 100 90% 10 Fire Special Type Beauty 2
Memento Grimer, Muk, Koffing, Weezing, Spiritomb 100% 10 Dark Status Type Tough 0
SmokeScreen Koffing, Weezing 100% 20 Normal Status Type Smart 2
Spit Up Gulpin, Swalot, Drifloon, Drifblim 100% 10 Normal Special Type Tough 2
Stockpile Gulpin, Swalot, Drifloon, Drifblim —% 20 Normal Status Type Tough 0
Swallow Gulpin, Swalot, Drifloon, Drifblim —% 10 Normal Status Type Tough 0

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 this move requires chain breeding.
◊ indicates the father must learn this move in a previous generation.
♈ indicates the father must learn this move via a TM.

Breeding Generation III
Move Father Power Accuracy PP Type Contest Category Appeal Jam
Acid Armor Grimer, Muk —% 40 Poison Type Tough 1 0 ♥
Heat Wave Magcargo 100 90% 10 Fire Type Beauty 4 0 ♥

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 this move requires chain breeding.
◊ indicates the father must learn this move in a previous generation.
♈ indicates the father must learn this move via a TM.

Breeding Generation II
Move Father Power Accuracy PP Type
Acid Armor Grimer, Muk —% 40 Poison

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 this move requires chain breeding.
◊ indicates the father must learn this move in a previous generation.
♈ indicates the father must learn this move via a TM.

Tutoring

Tutoring Generation VII
Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category
After You USUM —% 15 Normal Status
Earth Power USUM 90 100% 10 Ground Special
Heat Wave USUM 95 90% 10 Fire Special
Iron Defense USUM —% 15 Steel Status
Pain Split USUM —% 20 Normal Status
Snore USUM 50 100% 15 Normal Special
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Tutoring Generation VI
Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category Contest Category Appeal Jam
After You ORAS —% 15 Normal Status Type Cute 3 0 ♥
Earth Power ORAS 90 100% 10 Ground Special Type Beautiful 4 0 ♥
Heat Wave ORAS 95 90% 10 Fire Special Type Beautiful 2 2 ♥
Iron Defense ORAS —% 15 Steel Status Type Tough 1 0 ♥
Pain Split ORAS —% 20 Normal Status Type Clever 1 0 ♥
Snore ORAS 50 100% 15 Normal Special Type Cute 4 0 ♥
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Tutoring Generation V
Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category
After You B2W2 —% 15 Normal Status
Earth Power B2W2 90 100% 10 Ground Special
Heat Wave B2W2 100 90% 10 Fire Special
Iron Defense B2W2 —% 15 Steel Status
Pain Split B2W2 —% 20 Normal Status
Sleep Talk B2W2 —% 10 Normal Status
Snore B2W2 40 100% 15 Normal Special
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Tutoring Generation IV
Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category Contest Category Appeal
AncientPower HGSSPt 60 100% 5 Rock Special Type Tough 2
Earth Power HGSSPt 90 100% 10 Ground Special Type Smart 2
Heat Wave HGSSPt 100 90% 10 Fire Special Type Beauty 2
Iron Defense HGSSPt —% 15 Steel Status Type Tough 2
Mud-Slap HGSSPt 20 100% 10 Ground Special Type Cute 3
Pain Split HGSS —% 20 Normal Status Type Smart 2
Rollout HGSSPt 30 90% 20 Rock Physical Type Tough 2
Snore HGSSPt 40 100% 15 Normal Special Type Cute 3
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Tutoring Generation III
Move Power Accuracy PP Type Contest Category Appeal Jam
Body Slam FRLGEXD 85 100% 15 Normal Type Tough 1 4 ♥
Defense Curl E —% 40 Normal Type Cute 2 0 ♥
Double-Edge FRLGEXD 120 100% 15 Normal Type Tough 6 0 ♥
Endure E —% 10 Normal Type Tough 2 0 ♥
Mimic FRLGEXD —% 10 Normal Type Cute 1 0 ♥
Mud-Slap E 20 100% 10 Ground Type Cute 2 1 ♥
Rock Slide FRLGE 75 90% 10 Rock Type Tough 1 3 ♥
Rollout E 30 90% 20 Rock Type Tough 3 0 ♥
Sleep Talk E —% 10 Normal Type Cute 3 0 ♥
Snore E 40 100% 15 Normal Type Cute 4 0 ♥
Substitute FRLGEXD —% 10 Normal Type Smart 2 0 ♥
Swagger EXD 90% 15 Normal Type Cute 2 0 ♥
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Tutoring Generation II
Move Power Accuracy PP Type
Flamethrower C 95 100% 15 Fire
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Sprites

Version
Gold Silver Crystal Back
G 218 front S 218 front C 218 front
Ruby Sapphire Emerald FireRed LeafGreen Back
RS 218 front E 218 front RS 218 front
Diamond Pearl Platinum HeartGold SoulSilver Back
DP 218 front DP 218 front HGSS 218 front
Black White Black 2 White 2 Back
Slugma BW Slugma BW
BWShinySlugma BWShinySlugma
X Y Omega Ruby Alpha Sapphire GO Back
Slugma XY Slugma XY
Shiny Slugma XY Shiny Slugma XY
Sun Moon Ultra Sun Ultra Moon Let's Go, Pikachu! Let's Go, Eevee! Back
Sword Shield Back

Appearances

Anime

It first made its appearance in the anime as Macy's Pokémon and was used to battle Ash in the Silver Conference.

With Trainers

Trivia

In Pokémon Amie, petting a Slugma is impossible as the player would get burned.

Origins

Slugma is a portmanteau of Slug and Magma.

Gallery

See also

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