(Pokémon Gold, Silver and Crystal Versions)

Magcargo is a Fire/Rock-type Pokémon.

Slugma evolves into Magcargo at level 38. Magcargo does not evolve.


Gold Silver Crystal
Magcargo sprite
shiny Magcargo sprite
Magcargo sprite
shiny Magcargo sprite
Magcargo sprite
shiny Magcargo sprite

Base Stats

Special Attack80
Special Defense80


Number 219: Magcargo, the Lava Pokémon. Height: 2'7", Weight: 121.0lbs.

Gold Silver Crystal
The shell on its
back is just skin
that has cooled
and hardened. It
breaks easily with
a slight touch.
Its brittle shell
spouts intense
flames that cir-
culate throughout
its body.
Its body is as hot
as lava and is
always billowing.
Flames will
occasionally burst
from its shell.


Magcargo can use the following moves:

Move Learnt
Strength from HM04
Ember at level 1
Rock Throw at level 1
Smog at level 1
Ember at level 8
Rock Throw at level 15
Harden at level 22
Amnesia at level 29
Flamethrower at level 36
Rock Slide at level 48
Body Slam at level 60
Curse from TM03
Rollout from TM04
Toxic from TM06
Rock Smash from TM08
Hidden Power from TM10
Sunny Day from TM11
Snore from TM13
Hyper Beam from TM15
Protect from TM17
Endure from TM20
Frustration from TM21
Earthquake from TM26
Return from TM27
Mud-slap from TM31
Double Team from TM32
Swagger from TM34
Sleep Talk from TM35
Fire Blast from TM38
Defense Curl from TM40
Rest from TM44
Attract from TM45
Flamethrower from a Move TutorC

Show information about:
Generation I: Red Blue Yellow
Generation II: Gold Silver Crystal

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