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Moltres is a Fire, Flying-type Legendary Pokémon from Kanto region. It doesn't evolve into or from any other Pokémon. Along with Articuno and Zapdos, it is a member of Legendary Bird Trio.

Pokédex description

Moltres - Flame Pokémon
Moltres is a Legendary Pokémon that has the ability to control fire. If this Pokémon is injured, it is said to dip its body in the molten magma of a volcano to burn and heal itself.
Pokémon cry:
Moltres cry

Possible attacks

Fast attacks

Icon Fire 14 (13)
Icon Flying 8 (10)

Charged attacks

Icon Rock
70 (20)
Icon Fire
140 (33)
Icon Fire
95 (32)
Icon Fire
160 (40)
Icon Flying
80 (40) (Only caught on Moltres Day or Ultra Bonus Event)

Evolution family

Moltres is the part of a one-member family.

74. Moltres
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  • As a former 5th tier Raid Boss, Moltres's CP was 45,609. Its maximum capture CP in Bonus Challenge was 1,980 and 2,475 when encountered Pokémon was boosted by weather.
    • Moltres was originally available as a Raid Boss from July 31st, 2017 until August 7th, 2017.[1]
    • Moltres was available from Raid Battles again from August 12th, 2017 to August 31st, 2017.[2]
    • Moltres was available again in a limited three hours period on Moltres Day on September 8th, 2018.[3]
    • Moltres was available again during the Ultra Bonus Event 2018 from September 13th to September 20th, 2018.[4]
  • During April, December 2018 to February 2019 and November to December 2019, Moltres was the reward of the Research Breakthrough once seven stamps had been obtained with a 1,485 of maximal CP.
  • Shiny form of Moltres was released on Moltres Day.
  • Moltres was originally planned to learn Ember and Flamethrower, but they were removed before Moltres was released.
  • Moltres is the mascot Pokémon of Team Valor.


External links

  • Moltres page, on the official Pokédex website
  • Moltres article, on the Pokémon Wiki
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