Ash's Charizard

Known As:
  • Flag Ash's Charizard
  • Flag サトシのリザードン
  • Flag Satoshi no Lizardon
  • Flag Sacha's Dracaufeu
Charizard evolves from Charmeleon during a battle with Aerodactyl but still remains disobedient to Ash. Charizard proved to be a very stubborn Pokémon because it knew it was strong and powerful. Ash often had problems controlling it due to its disobedience but it eventually learned to respect Ash and it has become one of his most powerful Pokémon. Charizard now lives in the Charicific Valley with Liza and the other Charizard there as it to trains and become even more powerful. When Ash recalled Charizard to help him battle in the Battle Frontier, Ash could tell that its training had really been good for it.

Kanto Pokémon League:

Fifth Round - Vs Ritchie. Ash gambled on using a disobient Charizard and he was trailing in the battle and his other Pokémon were tired. Charizard originally appeared like it was not going to do anything but after Ritchie's Charmander narrowly missed with a flamethrower, Charizard decided to fight back with a flamethrower of its own with panicked Charmander and forced Ritchie to recall it. Pikachu was Ritchie's third and final Pokémon in the battle and was against Ash's Charizard which had just forced Charmander to be switched. Charizard trembled the ground with a couple of stomps making Pikachu lose its balance and then blew Pikachu away using a gust from its wings. Seemingly thinking Pikachu was not a worthy opponent, Charizard took a nap in the middle of a battle and despite Ash pleaded with it to battle, it was eliminated. This gave Sparky the victory over Charizard and put Ritchie into round six. Ash angrily recalled Charizard into its ball.

Orange Islands

Ash called upon Charizard to battle Tad's Poliwrath which had a reputation of being a very strong Pokémon. Charizard refused to listen to Ash's orders and Poliwrath shoots a water gun on Charizards tail making the flame much smaller, then a subsuquent Ice Beam hits Charizard and freezes it. The battle left Charizard very injured and Ash had to keep its tail flame alive much like he did when he first found it as a Charmander. Despite an initial struggle, Charizard saw how much Ash cared for him and once it reached full health in the morning Charizard became friendly with Ash and even obeyed Ash during Battle. Charizard then went on to defeat Tad's Poliwrath in a re-match. Orange League Final - Vs. Ash Ketchum (Sand Field) Ash chose Charizard to battle against Electabuzz and ordered it to use Flamethrower against Electabuzz, who quickly jumped into the air and landed a Thunderpunch onto Charizard and follwowed up by shocking Charizard with an electric attack. Charizard managed to release himself from the electricity by firing a Fire Spin and then Charizard flew towards Electabuzz quickly making sure it could not use it Thunderbolt attack. Charizard got a good grip on Electabuzz and flew into the air and used Seismic Toss on it which eliminated it and left Drake with one Pokémon left. Drake's final Pokémon was his prized Dragonite who he sent out to battle Ash's Charizard. Charizard moved first by using a Flamethrower attack but Dragonite countered by using Water Gun which cuts through the Flamethrower and hits Charizard, who then takes to the skies whilst avoiding Dragonite's Ice Beam. Dragonite then takes to the sky itself showing great speed as it does so. Dragonite and Charizard exchange Ice Beam and Flamethrower attacks respectively but it is Dragonite who manages to clip Charizard wing using Ice Beam which send Charizard spinning to the ground. Charizard recovers and flies close to Dragonite in an attempt to use a Seismic Toss attack, however, Dragonite avoids and gets a good grip on Charizard which gives it the opportunity to use a Slam attack. Charizard gets up quick although it is clearly tired but it has enough stength to launch a Dragon Rage attack. Dragonite uses the same move, the attacks collide and both Pokémon are sent flying backwards. When the dust settles both Pokémon are standing but exhausted from the previous battle, after a few deep breaths Charizard falls to the ground and is eliminated. After Ash had won the battle against Drake he called out all of his Pokémon that participated in the battle on the stage as Drake presented him with the Winner's Trophy. Then Ash, Pikachu, Tauros, Lapras, Squirtle, Bulbasaur and Charizard all had their handprints set in stone to be remembered in the Orange Island Hall of Fame.
Known Moveset
Move Type First Ep Notes
Flamethrower Type SL 11 Learned as a Charmander
Leer Type SL 23 Learned as a Charmander
Rage Type SL 25 Learned as a Charmander
Skull Bash Type SL 26 Learned as a Charmander
Ember Type SL 32 Learned as a Charmander
Fire Spin Type SL 32 Learned as a Charmander
Submission Type SL 59 Ash calls it an aerial submission attack.
Seismic Toss Type SL 59 Finished off Magmar
Mega Punch Type OI 25 Fire attacks weren't working on Poliwrath
Take Down Type OI 25 Fire attacks weren't working on Poliwrath
Tackle Type OI 28 The standard attack most Pokemon know
Overheat Type AG 137 Revealed during the battle against Articuno
Steel Wing Type AG 137 Revealed while gathering fruit
Dragon Breath Type AG 137 Revealed during the battle against Articuno
Dragon Tail Type BWS2N 8 Revealed during battle with Iris' Dragonite
Slash Type BWS2N 8 Revealed during battle with Iris' Dragonite
Wing Attack Type BWS2N 8 Revealed during battle with Iris' Dragonite
Series Title
SL 46 Revival!? Fossil Pokémon!/ふっかつ!?かせきポケモン!/Attack of the Prehistoric Pokemon
SL 58 もえろ!グレンジム!/The Heat is on! Guren Gym!/Riddle Me This
SL 59 けっせん!グレンジム!/Volcanic Panic/Decisive Battle! Guren Gym!
SL 60 Island of Kamex/カメックスのしま/Beach Blank-Out Blastoise
SL 64 It's Mr. Mimie Time/The Barrierd of the Pokémon Circus/ポケモンサーカスのバリヤード
SL 75 ガラガラのホネこんぼう/Bad to the Bone/Garagara's Bone Club
SL 81 Friend or Foe Alike/Sekiei Stadium! VS Hiroshi!/セキエイスタジアム!VSヒロシ!
SL 82 Friends to the End/Pokémon League! Final Battle!/ポケモンリーグ!さいごのたたかい!
OI 1 Masara Town! Setting off on a New Trip!/マサラタウン!あらたなるたびだち/Pallet Party Panic
OI 13 ネーブルジム!ゆきやまのたたかい!/Navel Gym! Snow Mountain Battle!/Navel Maneuvers
OI 18 みなみのしまだよぜんいんしゅうごう!/A Way Off Day Off/It's the Southern Islands, Everyone Gathers!
OI 23 Yuzu Gym! Type Battle 3 VS 3!!/ユズジム!タイプバトル3VS3!!/Misty Meets Her Match!
OI 25 Lizardon! I Choose You!!/Charizard Chills/リザードン!きみにきめた!!
OI 28 タッグバトル!さいごのジム!!/Tag Battle! The Final Gym!!/Pokemon Double Trouble
OI 31 ウィナーズカップ!フルバトル6VS6!!/Winners' Cup! Full Battle 6 VS 6!!/Hello Pummelo
GS 1 Dont Touch That 'Dile/ワカバタウン!はじまりをつげるかぜのふくまち!/Wakaba Town! The Town Where Winds of New Beginnings Blow!
GS 2 ルーキーのチコリータ!/The Rookie's Chicorita!/The Double Trouble Header
GS 7 Spinarak Attack/Itomaru! The Great Investigation!!/イトマル!だいそうさせん!!
GS 10 The Chikorita Rescue/いじっぱりのチコリータ!!/The Obstinate Chikorita!!
GS 14 A Bout With Sprout/だいピンチ!マダツボミのとう!/Huge Pinch! The Madatsubomi Tower!
GS 15 Kikyo Gym! Battle in the High Skies!!/キキョウジム!おおぞらのたたかい!!/Fighting Flyer with Fire!
GS 17 Tanks a Lot/Roaring About! Otachi and Togepi!!/ばくそう!オタチ&トゲピー!!
GS 18 Charizard's Burning Ambitions/The Lizardon Valley! Till the Day we Meet Again!/リザードンのたに!またあうひまで!!
GS 136 Fangs for Nothin'/The Dragon Fang of the Fusube Gym!/フスベジムのりゅうのきば!
GS 137 カイリュー!げきりんはつどう!/Kairyu! Outrage Activates!!/Great Bowls of Fire
GS 138 Better Eight Than Never/Fusube Gym! The Final Badge!!/フスベジム!さいごのバッジ!!
GS 139 ソーナノ!?ジムバッジとソーナンス!!/Sohnano!? Gym Badges and Sonansu!!/Why? Wynaut!
GS 153 The Ties That Bind/Decisive Tournament! Full Battle 6 VS 6!!/けっしょうリーグ!フルバトル6VS6!!
GS 154 Can't Beat the Heat!/Rival Confrontation! Kamex VS Lizardon!!/ライバルたいけつ!カメックスVSリザードン!!
GS 155 Burshamo Once Again! The Fight against Hazuki!!/バシャーモふたたび!ハヅキとのたたかい!!/Playing with Fire!!