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Monferno
391
モウカザル Moukazaru
391Monferno
Generation IV
Evolutionary line
390391392
Type(s)
Type Fire  Type Fighting
Species Playful Pokémon
Abilities Blaze
Iron Fist (DW)
Pokédex
Chimchar ← 391 → Infernape
Kanto N/A Johto N/A
Hoenn N/A Sinnoh 005
Unova N/A Kalos N/A
Alola N/A
Evolves from Chimchar
Evolves into Infernape
Gender
87.5% ♂ / 12.5 % ♀
Weight Height
48.5 lbs. 22.0 kg 2'11" 0.9 m
Pokédex color Egg group
Brown Field
Human-Like
Shape Footprint
Shape06
F391
Cry

Monferno (Japanese: モウカザル Moukazaru) is a Fire/Fighting-type Pokémon.

Biology

Physiology

Monferno appears to be a chimpanzee with a flame at the tip of its tail much like Charmander and its evolutions. It also possesses beige coloring on its belly, hands, feet, mouth, and ears. Monferno also has blue and red markings on its face along with small fangs, and a patch of red at the base of it's tail.

Natural abilities

A Monferno with Blaze's Fire-type moves increase by 30% when it is low on HP. A Monferno with Iron Fist's punching moves are increased by 20%.

Evolution

Monferno is the evolved form of Chimchar as of level 14. Monferno evolves into Infernape at level 36.

Game Info

Game Locations

Locations
Version(s) Area(s) Rarity
Diamond/Pearl Evolve Chimchar None
Platinum Evolve Chimchar None
HeartGold/SoulSilver Trade None
Black/White Trade None
X/Y Transfer None
OR/AS Evolve Chimchar None
Sun/Moon Transfer None
Ultra Sun/Ultra Moon Route 11 (Island Scan)


Side Game Locations

Locations
Game(s) Area(s)
Explorers of Time & Explorers of Darkness Starter Pokémon
Giant Volcano (1F-19F)
Dark Crater (B1F-B15F)
Dark Crater Pit (B1F-B5F)
Pokémon Ranger: Shadows of Almia Cargo Ship
Pokémon Rumble Fiery Furnace


Pokédex Entries

Pokédex Entries
Diamond
To intimidate attackers, it stretches the fire on its tail to make itself appear bigger.
Pearl
It uses ceilings and walls to launch aerial attacks. Its fiery tail is but one weapon.
Platinum
It skillfully controls the intensity of the fire on its tail to keep its foes at an ideal distance.
HeartGold
A bigger fire on its tail and a brighter blue pattern on its face means its rank in its pack is higher.
SoulSilver
A bigger fire on its tail and a brighter blue pattern on its face means its rank in its pack is higher.
Black
It skillfully controls the intensity of the fire on its tail to keep its foes at an ideal distance.
White
It skillfully controls the intensity of the fire on its tail to keep its foes at an ideal distance.
Black 2
It skillfully controls the intensity of the fire on its tail to keep its foes at an ideal distance.
White 2
It skillfully controls the intensity of the fire on its tail to keep its foes at an ideal distance.
X
It skillfully controls the intensity of the fire on its tail to keep its foes at an ideal distance.
Y
It uses ceilings and walls to launch aerial attacks. Its fiery tail is but one weapon.
Omega Ruby
It skillfully controls the intensity of the fire on its tail to keep its foes at an ideal distance.
Alpha Sapphire
It uses ceilings and walls to launch aerial attacks. Its fiery tail is but one weapon.
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Let's Go, Pikachu!
Let's Go, Eevee!


Stats

Base Stats
HP
64
Attack
78
Defense
52
Sp. Atk
78
Sp. Def
52
Speed
81
Total
405

Learnset

Leveling

Leveling Generation VII
Level Move Power Acc. PP Type Cat.
1 Mach Punch 40 100% 30 Fighting Physical
1 Scratch 40 100% 35 Normal Physical
1 Leer 100% 30 Normal Status
1 Ember 40 100% 25 Fire Special
Evo Mach Punch 40 100% 30 Fighting Physical
7 Ember 40 100% 25 Fire Special
9 Taunt 100% 20 Dark Status
16 Fury Swipes 18 80% 15 Normal Physical
19 Flame Wheel 60 100% 25 Fire Physical
26 Feint 30 100% 10 Normal Physical
29 Torment 100% 15 Dark Status
36 Close Combat 120 100% 5 Fighting Physical
39 Fire Spin 35 85% 15 Fire Special
46 Acrobatics 55 100% 15 Flying Physical
49 Slack Off —% 10 Normal Status
56 Flare Blitz 120 100% 15 Fire 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.

Leveling Generation VI
Level Move Power Acc. PP Type Cat. Contest Cat. Appeal Jam
1 Scratch 40 100% 35 Normal Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥♥ 0
1 Leer 100% 30 Normal Status Type Cool ♥♥
1 Ember 40 100% 25 Fire Special Type Cute ♥♥♥♥ 0
7 Ember 40 100% 25 Fire Special Type Cute ♥♥♥♥ 0
9 Taunt 100% 20 Dark Status Type Clever ♥♥
14 Mach Punch 40 100% 30 Fighting Physical Type Cool ♥♥♥ 0
16 Fury Swipes 18 80% 15 Normal Physical Type Tough 0
19 Flame Wheel 60 100% 25 Fire Physical Type Beautiful ♥♥♥ 0
26 Feint 30 100% 10 Normal Physical Type Clever ♥♥♥ 0
29 Torment 100% 15 Dark Status Type Tough ♥♥ 0
36 Close Combat 120 100% 5 Fighting Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥
♥♥♥
0
39 Fire Spin 35 85% 15 Fire Special Type Beautiful ♥♥♥ 0
46 Acrobatics 55 100% 15 Flying Physical Type Cool 0
49 Slack Off —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute ♥♥♥♥ 0
56 Flare Blitz 120 100% 15 Fire Physical Type Cool ♥♥♥
♥♥♥
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.

Leveling Generation V
Level Move Power Acc. PP Type Cat.
1 Scratch 40 100% 35 Normal Physical
1 Leer 100% 30 Normal Status
1 Ember 40 100% 25 Fire Special
7 Ember 40 100% 25 Fire Special
9 Taunt 100% 20 Dark Status
14 Mach Punch 40 100% 30 Fighting Physical
16 Fury Swipes 18 80% 15 Normal Physical
19 Flame Wheel 60 100% 25 Fire Physical
26 Feint 30 100% 10 Normal Physical
29 Torment 100% 15 Dark Status
36 Close Combat 120 100% 5 Fighting Physical
39 Fire Spin 35 85% 15 Fire Special
46 Acrobatics 55 100% 15 Flying Physical
49 Slack Off —% 10 Normal Status
56 Flare Blitz 120 100% 15 Fire 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.

Leveling Generation IV
Level Move Power Acc. PP Type Cat. Contest Cat. Appeal
1 Scratch 40 100% 35 Normal Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥
1 Leer 100% 30 Normal Status Type Cool ♥♥
1 Ember 40 100% 25 Fire Special Type Beauty ♥♥♥
7 Ember 40 100% 25 Fire Special Type Beauty ♥♥♥
9 Taunt 100% 20 Dark Status Type Smart 0
14 Mach Punch 40 100% 30 Fighting Physical Type Cool ♥♥
16 Fury Swipes 18 80% 15 Normal Physical Type Tough ♥♥
19 Flame Wheel 60 100% 25 Fire Physical Type Beauty ♥♥
26 Feint 50 100% 10 Normal Physical Type Beauty 0
29 Torment 100% 15 Dark Status Type Tough 0
36 Close Combat 120 100% 5 Fighting Physical Type Smart ♥♥
39 Fire Spin 15 70% 15 Fire Special Type Beauty 0
46 Slack Off —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute 0
49 Flare Blitz 120 100% 15 Fire Physical Type Smart ♥♥
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 Acc. PP Type Cat.
TM01 Work Up —% 30 Normal Status
TM06 Toxic 90% 10 Poison Status
TM08 Bulk Up —% 20 Fighting Status
TM10 Hidden Power 60 100% 15 Normal Special
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status
TM12 Taunt 100% 20 Dark Status
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM31 Brick Break 75 100% 15 Fighting Physical
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status
TM35 Flamethrower 90 100% 15 Fire Special
TM38 Fire Blast 110 85% 5 Fire Special
TM39 Rock Tomb 60 95% 15 Rock Physical
TM40 Aerial Ace 60 —% 20 Flying Physical
TM41 Torment 100% 15 Dark Status
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
TM47 Low Sweep 65 100% 20 Fighting Physical
TM48 Round 60 100% 15 Normal Special
TM50 Overheat 130 90% 5 Fire Special
TM52 Focus Blast 120 70% 5 Fighting Special
TM56 Fling 100% 10 Dark Physical
TM61 Will-O-Wisp 85% 15 Fire Status
TM62 Acrobatics 55 100% 15 Flying Physical
TM65 Shadow Claw 70 100% 15 Ghost Physical
TM75 Swords Dance —% 20 Normal Status
TM80 Rock Slide 75 90% 10 Rock Physical
TM84 Poison Jab 80 100% 20 Poison Physical
TM86 Grass Knot 100% 20 Grass Special
TM87 Swagger 85% 15 Normal Status
TM88 Sleep Talk —% 10 Normal Status
TM89 U-turn 70 100% 20 Bug Physical
TM90 Substitute —% 10 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 Acc. PP Type Cat. Contest Cat. Appeal Jam
TM01 Hone Claws —% 15 Dark Status Type Cute 0
TM06 Toxic 90% 10 Poison Status Type Clever ♥♥♥ 0
TM08 Bulk Up —% 20 Fighting Status Type Cool 0
TM10 Hidden Power 60 100% 15 Normal Special Type Clever ♥♥♥ 0
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status Type Beautiful 0
TM12 Taunt 100% 20 Dark Status Type Clever ♥♥
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute ♥♥ 0
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute ♥♥ ♥♥♥
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute ♥♥♥♥ 0
TM28 Dig 80 100% 10 Ground Physical Type Tough ♥♥ 0
TM31 Brick Break 75 100% 15 Fighting Physical Type Cool ♥♥♥♥ 0
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status Type Cool 0
TM35 Flamethrower 90 100% 15 Fire Special Type Beautiful ♥♥♥♥ 0
TM38 Fire Blast 110 85% 5 Fire Special Type Beautiful 0
TM39 Rock Tomb 60 95% 15 Rock Physical Type Clever ♥♥♥ 0
TM40 Aerial Ace 60 —% 20 Flying Physical Type Cool ♥♥ 0
TM41 Torment 100% 15 Dark Status Type Tough ♥♥ 0
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute ♥♥ 0
TM43 Flame Charge 50 100% 20 Fire Physical Type Cool 0
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Status Type Cute 0
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Status Type Cute ♥♥ 0
TM47 Low Sweep 65 100% 20 Fighting Physical Type Clever ♥♥ ♥♥♥
TM48 Round 60 100% 15 Normal Special Type Beautiful ♥♥ 0
TM50 Overheat 130 90% 5 Fire Special Type Beautiful ♥♥♥
♥♥♥
0
TM52 Focus Blast 120 70% 5 Fighting Special Type Cool ♥♥♥♥ 0
TM56 Fling 100% 10 Dark Physical Type Cute ♥♥♥ 0
TM59 Incinerate 60 100% 15 Fire Special Type Tough ♥♥♥ 0
TM61 Will-O-Wisp 85% 15 Fire Status Type Beautiful ♥♥♥ 0
TM62 Acrobatics 55 100% 15 Flying Physical Type Cool 0
TM65 Shadow Claw 70 100% 15 Ghost Physical Type Cool ♥♥♥♥ 0
TM67 Retaliate 70 100% 5 Normal Physical Type Cool ♥♥♥ 0
TM75 Swords Dance —% 20 Normal Status Type Beautiful 0
TM80 Rock Slide 75 90% 10 Rock Physical Type Tough ♥♥ ♥♥
TM84 Poison Jab 80 100% 20 Poison Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥♥ 0
TM86 Grass Knot 100% 20 Grass Special Type Cute 0
TM87 Swagger 90% 15 Normal Status Type Cute ♥♥♥ 0
TM88 Sleep Talk —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute 0
TM89 U-turn 70 100% 20 Bug Physical Type Cute ♥♥♥♥ 0
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute ♥♥ 0
TM94 Rock SmashXY 40 100% 15 Fighting Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥♥ 0
TM94 Secret PowerORAS 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Clever 0
TM98 Power-Up Punch 40 100% 20 Fighting Physical Type Tough 0
TM100 Confide —% 20 Normal Status Type Cute ♥♥♥ 0
HM01 Cut 50 95% 30 Normal Physical Type Cool ♥♥♥♥ 0
HM04 Strength 80 100% 15 Normal Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥♥ 0
HM06 Rock SmashORAS 40 100% 15 Fighting Physical 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.

TMs and HMs Generation V
TM/HM Move Power Acc. PP Type Cat.
TM01 Hone Claws —% 15 Dark Status
TM06 Toxic 90% 10 Poison Status
TM08 Bulk Up —% 20 Fighting Status
TM10 Hidden Power 100% 15 Normal Special
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status
TM12 Taunt 100% 20 Dark Status
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM28 Dig 80 100% 10 Ground Physical
TM31 Brick Break 75 100% 15 Fighting Physical
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status
TM35 Flamethrower 95 100% 15 Fire Special
TM38 Fire Blast 120 85% 5 Fire Special
TM39 Rock Tomb 50 80% 10 Rock Physical
TM40 Aerial Ace 60 —% 20 Flying Physical
TM41 Torment 100% 15 Dark Status
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
TM47 Low Sweep 60 100% 20 Fighting Physical
TM48 Round 60 100% 15 Normal Special
TM50 Overheat 140 90% 5 Fire Special
TM52 Focus Blast 120 70% 5 Fighting Special
TM56 Fling 100% 10 Dark Physical
TM59 Incinerate 30 100% 15 Fire Special
TM61 Will-O-Wisp 75% 15 Fire Status
TM62 Acrobatics 55 100% 15 Flying Physical
TM65 Shadow Claw 70 100% 15 Ghost Physical
TM67 Retaliate 70 100% 5 Normal Physical
TM75 Swords Dance —% 30 Normal Status
TM80 Rock Slide 75 90% 10 Rock Physical
TM83 Work Up —% 30 Normal Status
TM84 Poison Jab 80 100% 20 Poison Physical
TM86 Grass Knot 100% 20 Grass Special
TM87 Swagger 90% 15 Normal Status
TM89 U-turn 70 100% 20 Bug Physical
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status
TM94 Rock Smash 40 100% 15 Fighting Physical
HM01 Cut 50 95% 30 Normal Physical
HM04 Strength 80 100% 15 Normal 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 Acc. PP Type Cat. Contest Cat. Appeal
TM01 Focus Punch 150 100% 20 Fighting Physical Type Tough
TM06 Toxic 85% 10 Poison Status Type Smart ♥♥
TM08 Bulk Up —% 20 Fighting Status Type Beauty 0
TM10 Hidden Power 100% 15 Normal Special Type Smart
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status Type Beauty ♥♥
TM12 Taunt 100% 20 Dark Status Type Smart 0
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute 0
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute ♥♥
TM23 Iron Tail 100 75% 15 Steel Physical Type Cool ♥♥
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute ♥♥
TM28 Dig 80 100% 10 Ground Physical Type Smart
TM31 Brick Break 75 100% 15 Fighting Physical Type Cool ♥♥♥
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status Type Cool ♥♥
TM35 Flamethrower 95 100% 15 Fire Special Type Beauty ♥♥
TM38 Fire Blast 120 85% 5 Fire Special Type Beauty ♥♥
TM39 Rock Tomb 50 80% 10 Rock Physical Type Smart ♥♥
TM40 Aerial Ace 60 —% 20 Flying Physical Type Cool ♥♥
TM41 Torment 100% 15 Dark Status Type Tough 0
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute ♥♥
TM43 Secret Power 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Smart ♥♥
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Status Type Cute 0
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Status Type Cute ♥♥
TM50 Overheat 140 90% 5 Fire Special Type Beauty ♥♥
TM52 Focus Blast 120 70% 5 Fighting Special Type Cool ♥♥
TM56 Fling 100% 10 Dark Physical Type Tough
TM58 Endure —% 10 Normal Status Type Tough ♥♥
TM61 Will-O-Wisp 75% 15 Fire Status Type Beauty ♥♥
TM65 Shadow Claw 70 100% 15 Ghost Physical Type Cute ♥♥
TM75 Swords Dance —% 30 Normal Status Type Beauty 0
TM76 Stealth Rock —% 20 Rock Status Type Cool ♥♥
TM78 Captivate 100% 20 Normal Status Type Beauty ♥♥
TM80 Rock Slide 75 90% 10 Rock Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥
TM82 Sleep Talk —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute ♥♥♥
TM83 Natural Gift 100% 15 Normal Physical Type Cool ♥♥
TM84 Poison Jab 80 100% 20 Poison Physical Type Smart ♥♥
TM86 Grass Knot 100% 20 Grass Special Type Smart ♥♥
TM87 Swagger 90% 15 Normal Status Type Cute ♥♥
TM89 U-turn 70 100% 20 Bug Physical Type Cute 0
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status Type Smart
HM01 Cut 50 95% 30 Normal Physical Type Cool ♥♥♥
HM04 Strength 80 100% 15 Normal Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥
HM06 Rock Smash 40 100% 15 Fighting Physical Type Tough ♥♥
HM08 Rock Climb 90 85% 20 Normal Physical Type Cool ♥♥
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

Tutoring Generation VII
Move Power Acc. PP Type Cat.
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 Acc. PP Type Cat. Contest Cat. Appeal Jam
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 Acc. PP Type Cat.
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 Acc. PP Type Cat. Contest Cat. Appeal
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
Diamond Pearl Platinum HeartGold SoulSilver Back
DP 391 front Pt 391 front Pt 391 front Monferno Back IV
Monferno Shiny DP Monferno PtHGSS Monferno PtHGSS Monferno Shiny Back IV
Black White Black 2 White 2 Back
Monferno BW Monferno BW
X Y Omega Ruby Alpha Sapphire Back
Monferno XY Monferno XY
Sun Moon Ultra Sun Ultra Moon Back

Appearances

Anime

Monferno appears in DP088: Camping It Up! where it was one of the Pokémon being trained by Angie. Ash's Chimchar evolved into a Monferno in DP132: Evolving Strategies! during his battle with Paul.

Trivia

  • Monferno's flame on its tail dims when it is unwell.
  • Monferno, along with Chimchar and Infernape, are the first monkey-like Pokémon to be of a type, being primarily Fire Type, other than Fighting and Normal Type.

Etymology

  • Monferno's name derives from "monkey" and "inferno".

Gallery

See also