Pokemon
Regular
Shiny
Magmortar
Fire Type
Blast Pokémon
Hisuian Pokedex: #176

Pokemon Legends Arceus Magmortar is a Fire Type Blast Pokémon with a Medium Fast growth rate and a 3 Special Attack EV Yield. Magmortar can be found with Flame Body as an Ability; we recommend the Mild Nature, based on 540 total combined Base Stats in PLA.

Navigate this Magmortar Guide using the links below.

Magmortar Stats and Abilities

Based on Magmortar Base IVs we consider this pokemon A-Tier choice. Magmortar Highest IV Stat is Special Attack (125) and the Lowest being Defense (67).

Magmortar Stats
Rank Stat Value
F
HP
75
C
Attack
95
E
Defense
67
S
Special Attack
125
D
Special Defense
95
D
Speed
83
A
Total
540
Magmortar Details
Magmortar Detail
Best Nature
Mild
+10% Special Attack
-10% Defense
Liked Foods
Caught in the Wild Held Item Chance
Catch Rate30 (3.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Egg Groups
Human-Like
Magmortar 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 Magmortar in Pokemon Legends Arceus

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

Magmortar 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
Magmortar 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 Magmortar Locations in Pokemon Legends Arceus

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

Magmortar 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 Magmortar 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 Magmortar 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 Magmortar Weakness

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

Magmortar 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 Magmortar Weak Against?

Magmortar 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 Magmortar Strong Against?

Magmortar 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 Magmortar Research Tasks in PLA

Research Task Task 1 Task 2 Task 3 Task 4 Task 5 Task 6 Task 7
Number caught12345
Times you have seen it use Fire Punch1361225
Times you have seen it use Flamethrower1382040
Times you have seen it use Fire Blast1382040
Times you've seen it use a strong style move13103070

Best Magmortar Moves in Pokemon Legends Arceus

Best Moveset for Magmortar Lv Up Moves based on Power.

Magmortar 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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Magmortar Level Up Moves in PLA

List of Moves Magmortar 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.

Magmortar 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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Magmortar Move Shop Attacks in PLA

List of Moves Magmortar can learn from the Move Shop.

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

May lower opponent's Defense.
Bulldoze
Ground Type
Power: 60
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

Lowers opponent's Speed.
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.
Rock Slide
Rock Type
Power: 75
Acc: 90
PP: 10
Physical

May cause flinching.
Iron Tail
Steel Type
Power: 100
Acc: 75
PP: 15
Physical

May lower opponent's Defense.
Mystical Fire
Fire Type
Power:
112.5
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

Lowers opponent's Special Attack.
Giga Impact
Normal Type
Power: 150
Acc: 90
PP: 5
Physical

User must recharge next turn.
Hyper Beam
Normal Type
Power: 150
Acc: 90
PP: 5
Special

User must recharge next turn.
Flamethrower
Fire Type
Power:
135
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Special

May burn opponent.
Thunderbolt
Electric Type
Power: 90
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Special

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

May lower opponent's Special Defense.
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Pokemon similar to Magmortar based on Fire Type
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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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