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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 and Silver Route 16-18 Rare
Crystal Route 16-18 Uncommon
Ruby and Sapphire Fiery Path Uncommon
FireRed and LeafGreen Mt. Ember Common
Emerald Fiery Path, Route 113 Uncommon
Diamond and Pearl Stark Mountain Rare
Platinum Stark Mountain Rare
HeartGold and SoulSilver Route 16-18 Uncommon
Black and White Trade None
X and 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

Slugma's 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 Cute 2 0 ♥
1XY
1ORAS
Smog 30 70% 20 Poison Special Tough 4 0 ♥
5XY
6ORAS
Ember 40 100% 25 Fire Special Cute 4 0 ♥
10XY
8ORAS
Rock Throw 50 90% 15 Rock Physical Tough 4 0 ♥
14XY
13ORAS
Harden —% 30 Normal Status Tough 2 0 ♥
N/AXY
15ORAS
Incinerate 60 100% 15 Fire Special Tough 3 0 ♥
N/AXY
20ORAS
Clear Smog 50 —% 15 Poison Special Beautiful 2 0 ♥
28XY
22ORAS
Ancient Power 60 100% 5 Rock Special Tough 1 0 ♥
23XY
27ORAS
Flame Burst 70 100% 15 Fire Special Beautiful 3 0 ♥
41XY
29ORAS
Rock Slide 75 90% 10 Rock Physical Tough 2 2 ♥
37XY
34ORAS
Lava Plume 80 100% 15 Fire Special Tough 2 2 ♥
32XY
36ORAS
Amnesia —% 20 Psychic Status Cute 1 0 ♥
46XY
41ORAS
Body Slam 85 100% 15 Normal Physical Tough 1 4 ♥
19XY
43ORAS
Recover —% 10 Normal Status Clever 2 0 ♥
50XY
48ORAS
Flamethrower 90 100% 15 Fire Special Beautiful 4 0 ♥
55XY
50ORAS
Earth Power 90 100% 10 Ground Special 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 Tough 3
1 Yawn —% 10 Normal Status Cute 2
8 Ember 40 100% 25 Fire Special Beauty 3
11 Rock Throw 50 90% 15 Rock Physical Cute 2
16 Harden —% 30 Normal Status Tough 2
23 Recover —% 10 Normal Status Smart 0
26 AncientPower 60 100% 5 Rock Special Tough 2
31 Amnesia —% 20 Psychic Status Cute 0
38 Lava Plume 80 100% 15 Fire Special Tough 2
41 Rock Slide 75 90% 10 Rock Physical Tough 3
46 Body Slam 85 100% 15 Normal Physical Tough 3
53 Flamethrower 95 100% 15 Fire Special Beauty 2
56 Earth Power 90 100% 10 Ground Special 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 Tough 1 3 ♥
1 Yawn —% 10 Normal Cute 2 0 ♥
8 Ember 40 100% 25 Fire Beauty 4 0 ♥
15 Rock Throw 50 90% 15 Rock Tough 2 0 ♥
22 Harden —% 30 Normal Tough 2 0 ♥
29 Amnesia —% 20 Psychic Cute 1 0 ♥
36 Flamethrower 95 100% 15 Fire Beauty 4 0 ♥
43 Rock Slide 75 90% 10 Rock Tough 1 3 ♥
50 Body Slam 85 100% 15 Normal 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 Clever 3 0 ♥
TM10 Hidden Power 60 100% 15 Normal Special Clever 3 0 ♥
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status Beautiful 1 0 ♥
TM16 Light Screen —% 30 Psychic Status Beautiful 2 0 ♥
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status Cute 2 0 ♥
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical Cute 2 3 ♥
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical Cute 4 0 ♥
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status Cool 1 0 ♥
TM33 Reflect —% 20 Psychic Status Clever 2 0 ♥
TM35 Flamethrower 90 100% 15 Fire Special Beautiful 4 0 ♥
TM38 Fire Blast 110 85% 5 Fire Special Beautiful 1 0 ♥
TM39 Rock Tomb 60 95% 15 Rock Physical Clever 3 0 ♥
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Cute 2 0 ♥
TM43 Flame Charge 50 100% 20 Fire Physical Cool 1 0 ♥
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Status Cute 1 0 ♥
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Status Cute 2 0 ♥
TM48 Round 60 100% 15 Normal Special Beautiful 2 0 ♥
TM50 Overheat 130 90% 5 Fire Special Beautiful 6 0 ♥
TM59 Incinerate 60 100% 15 Fire Special Tough 3 0 ♥
TM61 Will-O-Wisp 85% 15 Fire Status Beautiful 3 0 ♥
TM80 Rock Slide 75 90% 10 Rock Physical Tough 2 2 ♥
TM83 Infestation 20 100% 20 Bug Special Cute 3 0 ♥
TM87 Swagger 90% 15 Normal Status Cute 3 0 ♥
TM88 Sleep Talk —% 10 Normal Status Cute 1 0 ♥
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status Cute 2 0 ♥
TM94 Rock SmashXY 40 100% 15 Fighting Physical Tough 4 0 ♥
TM94 Secret PowerORAS 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Clever 1 0 ♥
TM96 Nature Power —% 20 Normal Status Beautiful 1 0 ♥
TM100 Confide —% 20 Normal Status Cute 3 0 ♥
HM06 Rock SmashORAS 40 100% 15 Fighting Physical 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 Smart 2
TM10 Hidden Power 100% 15 Normal Special Smart 1
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status Beauty 2
TM16 Light Screen —% 30 Psychic Status Beauty 2
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status Cute 0
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical Cute 2
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical Cute 2
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status Cool 2
TM33 Reflect —% 20 Psychic Status Smart 2
TM35 Flamethrower 95 100% 15 Fire Special Beauty 2
TM38 Fire Blast 120 85% 5 Fire Special Beauty 2
TM39 Rock Tomb 50 80% 10 Rock Physical Smart 2
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Cute 2
TM43 Secret Power 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Smart 2
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Status Cute 0
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Status Cute 2
TM50 Overheat 140 90% 5 Fire Special Beauty 2
TM58 Endure —% 10 Normal Status Tough 2
TM61 Will-O-Wisp 75% 15 Fire Status Beauty 2
TM78 Captivate 100% 20 Normal Status Beauty 2
TM80 Rock Slide 75 90% 10 Rock Physical Tough 3
TM82 Sleep Talk —% 10 Normal Status Cute 3
TM83 Natural Gift 100% 15 Normal Physical Cool 2
TM87 Swagger 90% 15 Normal Status Cute 2
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status Smart 1
HM06 Rock Smash 40 100% 15 Fighting Physical 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 Smart 3 0 ♥
TM10 Hidden Power 100% 15 Normal Smart 3 0 ♥
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Beauty 1 0 ♥
TM16 Light Screen —% 30 Psychic Beauty 1 0 ♥
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Cute 1 0 ♥
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Cute 1 0 ♥
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Cute 1 0 ♥
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Cool 2 0 ♥
TM33 Reflect —% 20 Psychic Smart 1 0 ♥
TM35 Flamethrower 95 100% 15 Fire Beauty 4 0 ♥
TM38 Fire Blast 120 85% 5 Fire Beauty 4 0 ♥
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Cute 2 0 ♥
TM43 Secret Power 70 100% 20 Normal Smart 1 0 ♥
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Cute 2 0 ♥
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Cute 2 0 ♥
TM50 Overheat 140 90% 5 Fire Beauty 6 0 ♥
HM06 Rock Smash 20 100% 15 Fighting 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 Tough 1 0 ♥
Curse Gastly, Haunter, Gengar, Shuppet, Banette, Duskull, Dusclops, Dusknoir, Spiritomb, Yamask, Cofagrigus, Litwick, Lampent, Phantump, Trevenant —% 10 Ghost Status Tough 3 0 ♥
Earth Power Slugma, Magcargo 90 100% 10 Ground Special Beauty 4 0 ♥
Guard Swap * Castform —% 10 Psychic Status Clever 1 0 ♥
Heat Wave Slugma, Magcargo, Litwick, Lampent, Chandelure 95 90% 10 Fire Special Beautiful 2 2 ♥
Inferno Litwick, Lampent 100 50% 5 Fire Special Beautiful 1 4 ♥
Memento Grimer, Muk, Koffing, Weezing, Spiritomb, Litwick, Lampent 100% 10 Dark Status Tough 8 0 ♥
Rollout Solosis, Duosion, Reuniclus 30 90% 20 Rock Physical Cute 3 0 ♥
Smokescreen Koffing, Weezing 100% 20 Normal Status Clever 2 3 ♥
Spit Up Gulpin, Swalot, Drifloon, Drifblim 100% 10 Normal Special Tough 1 0 ♥
Stockpile Gulpin, Swalot, Drifloon, Drifblim —% 20 Normal Status Tough 1 0 ♥
Swallow Gulpin, Swalot, Drifloon, Drifblim —% 10 Normal Status 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 Tough 0
Curse Gastly, Haunter, Gengar, Shuppet, Banette, Duskull, Dusclops, Dusknoir, Spiritomb —% 10 ??? Status Tough 0
Heat Wave Slugma, Magcargo 100 90% 10 Fire Special Beauty 2
Memento Grimer, Muk, Koffing, Weezing, Spiritomb 100% 10 Dark Status Tough 0
SmokeScreen Koffing, Weezing 100% 20 Normal Status Smart 2
Spit Up Gulpin, Swalot, Drifloon, Drifblim 100% 10 Normal Special Tough 2
Stockpile Gulpin, Swalot, Drifloon, Drifblim —% 20 Normal Status Tough 0
Swallow Gulpin, Swalot, Drifloon, Drifblim —% 10 Normal Status 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 Tough 1 0 ♥
Heat Wave Magcargo 100 90% 10 Fire 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 Cute 3 0 ♥
Earth Power ORAS 90 100% 10 Ground Special Beautiful 4 0 ♥
Heat Wave ORAS 95 90% 10 Fire Special Beautiful 2 2 ♥
Iron Defense ORAS —% 15 Steel Status Tough 1 0 ♥
Pain Split ORAS —% 20 Normal Status Clever 1 0 ♥
Snore ORAS 50 100% 15 Normal Special 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 Tough 2
Earth Power HGSSPt 90 100% 10 Ground Special Smart 2
Heat Wave HGSSPt 100 90% 10 Fire Special Beauty 2
Iron Defense HGSSPt —% 15 Steel Status Tough 2
Mud-Slap HGSSPt 20 100% 10 Ground Special Cute 3
Pain Split HGSS —% 20 Normal Status Smart 2
Rollout HGSSPt 30 90% 20 Rock Physical Tough 2
Snore HGSSPt 40 100% 15 Normal Special 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 Tough 1 4 ♥
Defense Curl E —% 40 Normal Cute 2 0 ♥
Double-Edge FRLGEXD 120 100% 15 Normal Tough 6 0 ♥
Endure E —% 10 Normal Tough 2 0 ♥
Mimic FRLGEXD —% 10 Normal Cute 1 0 ♥
Mud-Slap E 20 100% 10 Ground Cute 2 1 ♥
Rock Slide FRLGE 75 90% 10 Rock Tough 1 3 ♥
Rollout E 30 90% 20 Rock Tough 3 0 ♥
Sleep Talk E —% 10 Normal Cute 3 0 ♥
Snore E 40 100% 15 Normal Cute 4 0 ♥
Substitute FRLGEXD —% 10 Normal Smart 2 0 ♥
Swagger EXD 90% 15 Normal 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

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.

Origin

Slugma appears to be based on a slug made out of lava. Its Shiny coloration may be based on the coloration of cooled magma, which turns a silver color.

Etymology

Slugma is a portmanteau of slug and magma.

Gallery

See also