Moltres is a Fire, Flying-type Legendary Pokémon from the Kanto region. It does not evolve into or from any other Pokémon. Along with Articuno and Zapdos, it is a member of the Legendary Birds.

Pokédex description

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.
- Moltres's 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 part of a one-member family.

74. Moltres
#146 Moltres


Method Maximum CP Details
Emblem Raid
Raid Battles

(weather boosted)
Tier 5 CP 45,609

Ultra Bonus Event 2018: Sep 13 - 20[1]
2017 Aug 12 - 31[2]
2017 Jul 31 - Aug 7[3]
Special Raid Challenge:
2018 Sep 8[4]

RT-Icon Special-Stamp-1
Research tasks
1,485 Research Breakthrough:
2019 Nov - Dec
2018 Dec - 2019 Feb
2018 Apr



  • 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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