Fire   Fire (The LEGO Ninjago Movie)    
Abilities Pyrokinesis
First Appearance Way of the Ninja
Status Used

Fire is one of the four main elements of Ninjago. This element corresponds with the Sword of Fire, the Fire Dragon, and the Elemental Fire Dragon, and is generally associated with the color red. Masters of Fire have only been seen creating fire using their hands, but this doesn't mean that this is their limit.

Notable Uses

Spellbound (flashback)

During the first Serpentine War, the current Elemental Master of Fire, Ray, shot multiple fireballs at the snakes during their battle in Jamanakai Village.


While falling from Chen's Blimp, Kai used fire to propel himself towards a parachute, ensuring a safe landing on the island.

He later ignited his hand with fire after hearing something in the nearby bushes, but subsequently extinguished it after finding it was just Skylor. After she was revealed to be Chen's spy and daughter, Chen appeared and Kai used his fire to melt the Ice they were standing on before attempting to escape only for Chen to capture him.

The Forgotten Element

When Kai was brought before Chen with the captured masters, the latter used his Staff of Elements to steal Kai's power. However, Chen was convinced by Skylor to spare Kai and he allowed it knowing of her feelings for him. While Chen was showing Kai his collection, he noted that even without his power the fire still burned within him after he remained defiant towards him. After helping Chen capture Lloyd, Kai revealed his true intention was to get close and destroy the staff which he was able to do when his allies appear returning the element to him.

The Jade Princess

When the Sons of Garmdaon—including Mr. E and Ultra Violet—infiltrate the Royal Palace, the Ninja surround Mr. E as he is about to retrieve the Mask of Deception. However, the latter uses the Mask of Vengeance and gains four arms in the process. Nya uses her Water powers and Kai uses his Fire powers (although he only manipulates the fire still burning in the palace); however, they do no harm. Jay and Cole use their powers—Lightning and Earth—but the Ninja are then overpowered. Mr E. shatters the casing and retrieves the Mask of Deception. Kai manipulates the fire still burning in the palace and throws the fireball at Mr. E, who unintentionally uses the Mask of Deception as a shield; thus, the mask is burnt, though it is revealed that it was a fake, mentioned later by Hutchins.

Users' Abilities

  • Pyrokinesis - The user is able to manipulate and control a fire from a specified source or the ability to manipulate flames with a flick of the hand, often used as a projectile, to create fireballs of different size and throw them or use them as melee advantage; it can also be used to break ice or to illuminate areas.
    • Pyrokinetic Flight - This allows the user the power to propel themselves up or forwards.
    • Fire Shield Construction - The user can create shields of varying shapes and sizes out of fire.
    • Heat Generation - The user can generate heat energy for a variety of purposes, by making things hotter or melting objects (most commonly ice).
    • Smokescreen Projection - When two users of Fire combine their powers together, they can create a makeshift smokescreen as seen in "The Day of the Dragon."
    • Fire/Heat Immunity - The user, if concentrating, is unable to be harmed by fire and heat of any kind and even high heat.
    • Fire Stream Generation - The user can create and realese streams and blasts of fire.

Via the users' True Potential

  • Fireball Generation - The user can generate a pure fire sphere that allows them to fly and endure high temperatures.
  • Fire Mimicry - The user can temporally transform their body completely into fire.

Notable Users


Staff of Elements




Golden Power



Elemental Powers of Ninjago

Main Elements

Earth · Fire · Ice · Lightning

Secondary Elements

Amber · Form · Gravity · Light · Metal · Mind · Nature · Poison · Shadow · Smoke · Sound · Speed · Time · Water · Wind · Imagination (non-canon)

Elemental Essences

Creation · Darkness · Destruction · Energy · Golden Power

The LEGO Ninjago Movie

Creation · Earth · Fire · Green · Ice · Lightning · Surprise · Water

Start a Discussion Discussions about Fire

  • Fire and Water?

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    • I believe he made it up. But Kai is afraid of water anyway (Season 5, episode 3 and 4) But it is kinda funny how his sister is the element...
    • Ikr, its pretty ironic.