Pokemon
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Magby
Fire Type
Live Coal Pokémon
Hisuian Pokedex: #174

Pokemon Legends Arceus Magby is a Fire Type Live Coal Pokémon with a Medium Fast growth rate and a 1 Speed EV Yield. Magby can be found with Flame Body as an Ability; we recommend the Hasty Nature, based on 365 total combined Base Stats in PLA.

Navigate this Magby Guide using the links below.

Magby Stats and Abilities

Based on Magby Base IVs we consider this pokemon E-Tier choice. Magby Highest IV Stat is Speed (83) and the Lowest being Defense (37).

Magby Stats
Rank Stat Value
F
HP
45
D
Attack
75
F
Defense
37
D
Special Attack
70
F
Special Defense
55
D
Speed
83
E
Total
365
Magby Details
Magby Detail
Best Nature
Hasty
+10% Speed
-10% Defense
Liked Foods
Caught in the Wild Held Item Chance
Catch Rate45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Egg Groups
Undiscovered
Magby Abilities
Abilities Description
Ability 1
Flame Body
If a Pokémon with Flame Body is hit by a move that makes contact, there is a 30% chance the attacker will become burned.
Hidden Ability
Vital Spirit
Vital Spirit prevents the ability-bearer from falling asleep. This means that it also prevents the use of the move Rest.

How To Evolve Magby in Pokemon Legends Arceus

Magby requires (Level 30) to evolve into Magmar and then (trade holding Magmarizer) to evolve into Magmortar.

Magby Evolutions
Base Form Evolution Requirement First Evolution Evolution Requirement Final Evolution
Magby
Fire Type
Level 30
Magmar
Fire Type
trade holding Magmarizer
Magmortar
Fire Type
Magby Evolution Stat Changes
Evolutions Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
Magby
365
45
75
70
37
55
83
Stat Change
+130
+20
+20
+30
+20
+30
+10
Magmar
495
65
95
100
57
85
93
Stat Change
+45
+10
+0
+25
+10
+10
+10
Magmortar
540
75
95
125
67
95
83

Where To Find Magby Locations in Pokemon Legends Arceus

List of Locations where you can find and catch Magby in PLA.

Magby has 2 spawn locations in Pokemon Legends Arceus. You can find the Unevolved form Lv. 35 - 43 Magmortar, within the Sacred Plaza location via Space-Time Distortions.

Cobalt Coastlands Magby Locations
Pokemon Spawns Location How To Catch
Magby
Fire Type
Lv. 26 - 34
Cobalt Coastlands
Firespit Island
On Land
Very Rare
Magmar
Fire Type
Lv. 26 - 34
Cobalt Coastlands
Firespit Island
On Land
Very Common
Magby
Fire Type
Lv. 35 - 37
Cobalt Coastlands
Firespit Island
Mass Outbreaks
Very Common
Magmar
Fire Type
Lv. 38 - 40
Cobalt Coastlands
Firespit Island
Mass Outbreaks
Very Common
Coronet Highlands Magby Locations
Pokemon Spawns Location How To Catch
Magmar
Fire Type
Lv. 35 - 38
Coronet Highlands
Celestica Ruins
Space-Time Distortions
Rare
Magmar
Fire Type
Lv. 35 - 38
Coronet Highlands
Celestica Trail
Space-Time Distortions
Rare
Magmar
Fire Type
Lv. 35 - 38
Coronet Highlands
Sacred Plaza
Space-Time Distortions
Rare
Magmortar
Fire Type
Lv. 35 - 43
Coronet Highlands
Celestica Ruins
Space-Time Distortions
Very Rare
Magmortar
Fire Type
Lv. 35 - 43
Coronet Highlands
Celestica Trail
Space-Time Distortions
Very Rare
Magmortar
Fire Type
Lv. 35 - 43
Coronet Highlands
Sacred Plaza
Space-Time Distortions
Very Rare

Pokemon LA Magby Weakness

Magby is a Fire Type pokemon. This will cause Magby to take More Damage from Ground, Rock, Water Type Moves, and Less Damage from Bug, Steel, Fire, Grass, Ice, Fairy Type moves.

Magby Type Weakness
Damage Types
4.0x
More Damage
2.0x
More Damage
Ground
Rock
Water
0.5x
Less Damage
Bug
Steel
Fire
Grass
Ice
Fairy
0.25x
Less Damage
Immune to Damage

What pokemon is Magby Weak Against?

Magby Weak Against
Tier Pokemon
S
Palkia
Water Type
Dragon Type
S
Origin Palkia
Water Type
Dragon Type
S
Landorus Therian
Ground Type
Flying Type
S
Garchomp
Dragon Type
Ground Type
S
Manaphy
Water Type

What pokemon is Magby Strong Against?

Magby Strong Against
Tier Pokemon
S
Dialga
Steel Type
Dragon Type
S
Origin Dialga
Steel Type
Dragon Type
S
Shaymin Sky
Grass Type
Flying Type
S
Heatran
Fire Type
Steel Type
S
Shaymin Land
Grass Type

How To Complete Magby Research Tasks in PLA

Research Task Task 1 Task 2 Task 3 Task 4 Task 5 Task 6 Task 7
Number caught12345
Number you've caught without being spotted124610
Number you've caught while they were sleeping1
Times you have seen it use Flame Wheel1361225
Times you've given it food135710
Number you've evolved123

Best Magby Moves in Pokemon Legends Arceus

Best Moveset for Magby Lv Up Moves based on Power.

Magby Best Moves
Level Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
43
Fire Blast
Special
165
85 5 May burn opponent.
34
Flamethrower
Special
135
100 15 May burn opponent.
25
Fire Punch
Physical
112.5
100 15 May burn opponent.
11
Flame Wheel
Physical
90
100 25 May burn opponent.
STAB: (Same Type Attack Bonus) When a Pokemon uses a Move Type that is the Same as the Pokemon's Type, it will receive a 50% Bonus to Power. Moves Affected by this Highlighted in Bold
Red Text
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Magby Level Up Moves in PLA

List of Moves Magby can learn by reaching higher levels in Pokemon Legends Arceus. Level Requirements within (#) are the Level you (Master) the move at; this allows you to use the move in Agile and Strong Stance.

Magby Level Up Moves
Level Move Description
1
(10)
Ember
Fire Type
Power:
60
Acc: 100
PP: 25
Special

May burn opponent.
6
(15)
Tackle
Normal Type
Power: 40
Acc: 100
PP: 35
Physical

A physical attack in which the user charges and slams into the target with its whole body.
11
(20)
Flame Wheel
Fire Type
Power:
90
Acc: 100
PP: 25
Physical

May burn opponent.
18
(28)
Poison Gas
Poison Type
Power: —
Acc: 90
PP: 40
Status

Poisons opponent.
25
(35)
Fire Punch
Fire Type
Power:
112.5
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

May burn opponent.
34
(45)
Flamethrower
Fire Type
Power:
135
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Special

May burn opponent.
43
(54)
Fire Blast
Fire Type
Power:
165
Acc: 85
PP: 5
Special

May burn opponent.
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Magby Move Shop Attacks in PLA

List of Moves Magby can learn from the Move Shop.

Magby Move Shop Moves
Move Shop Description
Rock Smash
Fighting Type
Power: 40
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

May lower opponent's Defense.
Focus Energy
Normal Type
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 30
Status

Increases critical hit ratio.
Rest
Psychic Type
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

User sleeps for 2 turns, but user is fully healed.
Fire Punch
Fire Type
Power:
112.5
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

May burn opponent.
Thunder Punch
Electric Type
Power: 75
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

May paralyze opponent.
Iron Tail
Steel Type
Power: 100
Acc: 75
PP: 15
Physical

May lower opponent's Defense.
Flamethrower
Fire Type
Power:
135
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Special

May burn opponent.
Psychic
Psychic Type
Power: 90
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May lower opponent's Special Defense.
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Pokemon similar to Magby based on Fire Type
Similar Fire Pokemon
TIER Pokemon Type Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
S
Heatran-Pokemon-Image
Heatran
FIRE-Type STEEL-Type 600 91 90 130 106 106 77
S
Hisuian Arcanine-Pokemon-Image
Hisuian Arcanine
FIRE-Type ROCK-Type 555 95 115 95 80 80 90
A
Magmortar-Pokemon-Image
Magmortar
FIRE-Type 540 75 95 125 67 95 83
A
Infernape-Pokemon-Image
Infernape
FIRE-Type FIGHTING-Type 534 76 104 104 71 71 108
A
Hisuian Typhlosion-Pokemon-Image
Hisuian Typhlosion
FIRE-Type GHOST-Type 534 73 84 119 78 85 95
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