Find out everything there is to know about Arcanin in our Pokémon Scarlet and Violet Pokédex. You'll find its evolutions, stats, EVs, attacks, talents and more.

Arcanin

Arcanine (eng)
Regional: #214 National: # 59

Type

Catch rate

75

Given EVs

2 Atk

Hatching

not

Talents

Intimidate

Lower the enemy attack.
When the Pokémon enters a battle, it intimidates opposing Pokémon and makes them cower, lowering their Attack stats.

Flash Fire

Boosts Fire abilities if hit by Fire attacks.
If hit by a Fire-type move, the Pokémon absorbs the flames and uses them to power up its own Fire-type moves.

Rock Head (Hidden)

Protects the Pokémon from backlash damage.
Protects the Pokémon from recoil damage.

capture locations

developments

Arcanin does not evolve and is not the evolution of any pokemon.

Attacks learned by levelling up

GradeLast NameTypeCategoryPowerAccuracyPPEffects
Extreme SpeedExtreme Speed Normal Physics801005The user charges the target at blinding speed. This move always goes first.
EvolutionPlay Rough Fairy Physics909010The user attacks by playing rough with the target. This may also lower the target's Attack stat.
Lv. 1Fire Fang Fire Physics659515The user bites with flame-cloaked fangs. This may also make the target flinch or leave it with a burn.
Lv. 1Flare Blitz Fire Physics12010015The user cloaks itself in fire and charges the target to inflict damage. This also damages the user quite a lot and may leave the target with a burn.
Lv. 1Howl Normal Status010140The user howls loudly to rouse itself and its allies. This boosts their Attack stats.
Lv. 1Helping Hand Normal Status010120The user assists an ally by boosting the power of that ally's attack.
Lv. 1Crunch Darkness Physics8010015The user crunches up the target with sharp fangs. This may also lower the target's Defense stat.
Lv. 1Retaliate Normal Physics701005The user takes revenge for a fainted ally. This move's power is boosted if an ally fainted in the previous turn.
Lv. 1Reversal Fight Physics110015An all-out attack that becomes more powerful the less HP the user has.
Lv. 1Agility Psy Status010130The user relaxes and lightens its body to move faster. This sharply boosts its Speed stat.
Lv. 1Ember Fire Special4010025The target is attacked with small flames. This may also leave the target with a burn.
Lv. 1Roar Normal Status010120The target is scared off, and a different Pokémon is dragged out. In the wild, this ends a battle against a single Pokémon.
Lv. 1Bite Darkness Physics6010025The target is bitten with viciously sharp fangs. This may also make the target flinch.
Lv. 1Leer Normal Status010030The user gives opposing Pokémon an intimidating leer that lowers their Defense stats.
Lv. 1Flame Wheel Fire Physics6010025The user attacks by cloaking itself in fire and charging at the target. This may also leave the target with a burn.
Lv. 1Take Down Normal Physics908520A reckless full-body charge attack for slamming into the target. This also damages the user a little.
Lv. 1Flamethrower Fire Special9010015The target is scorched with an intense blast of fire. This may also leave the target with a burn.

Attacks learned by CT

CTLast NameTypeCategoryPowerAccuracyPPEffects
66Body Slam Normal Physics8510015The user attacks by dropping onto the target with its full body weight. This may also leave the target with paralysis.
1Take Down Normal Physics908520A reckless full-body charge attack for slamming into the target. This also damages the user a little.
125Flamethrower Fire Special9010015The target is scorched with an intense blast of fire. This may also leave the target with a burn.
163Hyper Beam Normal Special150905The target is attacked with a powerful beam. The user can't move on the next turn.
168Solar Beam Plant Special12010010The user gathers light on the first turn, then blasts a bundled beam on the next turn.
24Fire Spin Fire Special358515The user traps the target inside a fierce vortex of fire that inflicts damage for four to five turns.
55Dig Soil Physics8010010The user burrows into the ground on the first turn, then attacks on the next turn.
4Agility Psy Status010130The user relaxes and lightens its body to move faster. This sharply boosts its Speed stat.
141Fire Blast Fire Special110855The target is attacked with an intense blast of all- consuming fire. This may also leave the target with a burn.
32Swift Normal Special6010120Star-shaped rays are shot at opposing Pokémon. This attack never misses.
85Rest Psy Status01015The user goes to sleep for two turns. This fully restores the user's HP and cures any status conditions.
103Substitute Normal Status010110The user creates a substitute for itself using some of its own HP. The substitute serves as the user's decoy.
18Thief Darkness Physics6010025The user attacks and steals the target's held item simultaneously. The user can't steal anything if it already holds an item.
134Reversal Fight Physics110015An all-out attack that becomes more powerful the less HP the user has.
7Protect Normal Status010110This move enables the user to protect itself from all attacks. Its chance of failing rises if it is used in succession.
6Scary Face Normal Status010010The user frightens the target with a scary face to harshly lower its Speed stat.
156Outrage Dragon Physics12010010The user rampages and attacks for two to three turns. The user then becomes confused.
47Endure Normal Status010110The user endures any attack with at least 1 HP. This move's chance of failing rises if used in succession.
2Charm Fairy Status010020The user gazes at the target rather charmingly, making it less wary. This harshly lowers the target's Attack stat.
70Sleep Talk Normal Status010110The user randomly uses one of the moves it knows. This move can only be used while the user is asleep.
49Sunny Day Fire Status01015The user intensifies the sun for five turns, powering up Fire-type attacks. The sunlight also lowers the power of Water-type attacks.
108Crunch Darkness Physics8010015The user crunches up the target with sharp fangs. This may also lower the target's Defense stat.
118Heat Wave Fire Special959010The user attacks by exhaling hot breath on opposing Pokémon. This may also leave them with a burn.
107Will-O-Wisp Fire Status08515The user shoots a sinister flame at the target to inflict a burn.
25Facade Normal Physics7010020This move's power is doubled if the user is poisoned, burned, or paralyzed.
130Helping Hand Normal Status010120The user assists an ally by boosting the power of that ally's attack.
117Hyper Voice Normal Special9010010The user attacks by letting loose a horribly loud, resounding cry.
157Overheat Fire Special130905The user attacks the target with all its might. The recoil from this move harshly lowers the user's Sp. Atk stat.
27Aerial Ace Flight Physics6010120The user confounds the target with speed, then slashes. This attack never misses.
167Close Combat Fight Physics1201005The user fights the target up close, inflicting damage without guarding itself. This also lowers the user's Defense and Sp. Def stats.
165Flare Blitz Fire Physics12010015The user cloaks itself in fire and charges the target to inflict damage. This also damages the user quite a lot and may leave the target with a burn.
115Dragon Pulse Dragon Special8510010The target is attacked with a shock wave generated by the user's gaping mouth.
152Giga Impact Normal Physics150905The user charges at the target using every bit of its power. The user can't move on the next turn.
9Thunder Fang Elektrik Physics659515The user bites with electrified fangs. This may also make the target flinch or leave it with paralysis.
8Fire Fang Fire Physics659515The user bites with flame-cloaked fangs. This may also make the target flinch or leave it with a burn.
99Iron Head Steel Physics8010015The user slams the target with its steel-hard head. This may also make the target flinch.
38Flame Charge Fire Physics5010020Cloaking itself in flame, the user attacks the target. Then, building up momentum, the user boosts its Speed stat.
28Bulldoze Soil Physics6010020The user strikes everything around it by stomping down on the ground. This lowers the Speed stats of those hit.
147Wild Charge Elektrik Physics9010015The user shrouds itself in electricity and smashes into the target. This also damages the user a little.
30Snarl Darkness Special559515The user yells as if it's ranting about something, which lowers the Sp. Atk stats of opposing Pokémon.
127Play Rough Fairy Physics909010The user attacks by playing rough with the target. This may also lower the target's Attack stat.
63Psychic Fangs Psy Physics8510010The user attacks by biting the target with its psychic capabilities. This move can also break barriers, such as Light Screen and Reflect.
171Tera Blast Normal Unknown8010010If the user has Terastallized, it unleashes energy of its Tera Type. This move inflicts damage using the Attack or Sp. Atk stat-whichever is higher for the user.
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