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

Malvalame

Ceruledge (eng)
Regional: #167 National: # 939

Catch rate

25

Given EVs

2 Atk

Hatching

not

Talents

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.

Weak Armor (Hidden)

A physical blow lowers Defence, raises Speed.
The Pokémon's Defense stat is lowered when it takes damage from physical moves, but its Speed stat is sharply boosted.

capture locations

developments

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

Attacks learned by levelling up

GradeLast NameTypeCategoryPowerAccuracyPPEffects
Shadow ClawShadow Claw Spectre Physics7010015The user attacks by slashing the target with a sharp claw made from shadows. This move has a heightened chance of landing a critical hit.
EvolutionLeer Normal Status010030The user gives opposing Pokémon an intimidating leer that lowers their Defense stats.
Lv. 1Ember Fire Special4010025The target is attacked with small flames. This may also leave the target with a burn.
Lv. 1Astonish Spectre Physics3010015The user attacks the target by crying out in a startling fashion. This may also make the target flinch.
Lv. 1Clear Smog Poison Special5010115The user attacks the target by throwing a clump of special mud. All stat changes are eliminated.
Lv. 8Fire Spin Fire Special358515The user traps the target inside a fierce vortex of fire that inflicts damage for four to five turns.
Lv. 12, Will-O-WispWill-O-Wisp Fire Status08515The user shoots a sinister flame at the target to inflict a burn.
Lev. 16Night Shade Spectre Special110015The user makes the target see a frightening mirage. It inflicts damage equal to the user's level.
Lev. 20Flame Charge Fire Physics5010020Cloaking itself in flame, the user attacks the target. Then, building up momentum, the user boosts its Speed stat.
Lev. 24Incinerate Fire Special6010015The user attacks opposing Pokémon with fire. If a Pokémon is holding a certain item, such as a Berry, the item becomes burned up and unusable.
Lev. 28Lava Plume Fire Special8010015The user torches everything around it in an inferno of scarlet flames. This may also leave those it hits with a burn.
Lev. 32Swords Dance Normal Status010120A frenetic dance to uplift the fighting spirit. This sharply boosts the user's Attack stat.
Lev. 37Ally Switch Psy Status010115The user teleports using a strange power and switches places with one of its allies. This move's chance of failing rises if it is used in succession.
Lev. 42Bitter Blade Fire Physics9010010The user focuses its bitter feelings toward the world of the living into a slashing attack. The user's HP is restored by up to half the damage taken by the target.
Lev. 48Psycho Cut Psy Physics7010020The user tears at the target with blades formed by psychic power. This move has a heightened chance of landing a critical hit.
Lev. 56Flare 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.

Attacks learned by CT

CTLast NameTypeCategoryPowerAccuracyPPEffects
88Swords Dance Normal Status010120A frenetic dance to uplift the fighting spirit. This sharply boosts the user's Attack stat.
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.
24Fire Spin Fire Special358515The user traps the target inside a fierce vortex of fire that inflicts damage for four to five turns.
42Night Shade Spectre Special110015The user makes the target see a frightening mirage. It inflicts damage equal to the user's level.
17Confused Ray Spectre Status010010The target is exposed to a sinister ray that causes confusion.
75Light Screen Psy Status010130A wondrous wall of light is put up to reduce damage from special moves for five turns.
74Reflect Psy Status010120A wondrous wall of light is put up to reduce damage from physical moves for five turns.
141Fire Blast Fire Special110855The target is attacked with an intense blast of all- consuming fire. This may also leave the target with a burn.
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.
7Protect Normal Status010110This move enables the user to protect itself from all attacks. Its chance of failing rises if it is used in succession.
47Endure Normal Status010110The user endures any attack with at least 1 HP. This move's chance of failing rises if used in succession.
57False Swipe Normal Physics4010040A restrained attack that prevents the target from fainting. The target is left with at least 1 HP.
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.
114Shadow Ball Spectre Special8010015The user attacks by hurling a shadowy blob at the target. This may also lower the target's Sp. Def 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.
87Taunt Darkness Status010020The target is taunted into a rage that allows it to use only attack moves for three turns.
130Helping Hand Normal Status010120The user assists an ally by boosting the power of that ally's attack.
58Brick Break Fight Physics7510015The user attacks with a swift chop. This move can also break barriers, such as Light Screen and Reflect.
157Overheat Fire Special130905The user attacks the target with all its might. The recoil from this move harshly lowers the user's Sp. Atk stat.
104Iron Defense Steel Status010115The user hardens its body's surface like iron, sharply boosting its Defense stat.
78Dragon Claw Dragon Physics8010015The user slashes the target with huge, sharp claws to inflict damage.
64Bulk Up Fight Status010120The user tenses its muscles to bulk up its body, boosting its Attack and Defense stats.
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.
43Fling Darkness Physics110010The user flings its held item at the target to attack. This move's power and effects depend on the item.
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.
83Poison Jab Poison Physics8010020The target is stabbed with a tentacle, an arm, or the like steeped in poison. This may also poison the target.
105X-Scissor Insect Physics8010015The user slashes at the target by crossing its scythes, claws, or the like as if they were a pair of scissors.
61Shadow Claw Spectre Physics7010015The user attacks by slashing the target with a sharp claw made from shadows. This move has a heightened chance of landing a critical hit.
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.
41Stored Power Psy Special2010010The user attacks the target with stored power. The more the user's stats are boosted, the greater the move's power.
29Hex Spectre Special6510010This relentless attack does massive damage to a target affected by status conditions.
151Phantom Force Spectre Physics9010010The user vanishes somewhere, then strikes the target on the next turn. This move hits even if the target protects itself.
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.
en_GBEN