Iron Head (move)

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Iron Head
アイアンヘッド Iron Head
Iron Head.png
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Type  Steel
Category  Physical
PP  15 (max. 24)
Power  80
Accuracy  100%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
  • Makes contact
  • Affected by Protect
  • Not affected by Magic Coat
  • Not affected by Snatch
  • Not affected by King's Rock
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation IV
Condition  Tough
Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
Condition  Tough
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Earn +2 if the Pokémon performs last in the turn.
Condition  Tough
Appeal  4 ♥♥♥♥
Jamming  0  
Quite an appealing move.

Iron Head (Japanese: アイアンヘッド Iron Head) is a damage-dealing Steel-type move introduced in Generation IV.

Contents

Effect

Iron Head inflicts damage and has a 30% chance of causing the target to flinch.

Description

Games Description
DPPtHGSSPBR The foe slams the target with its steel-hard head. It may also make the target flinch.
BWB2W2 The user slams the target with its steel-hard head. It may also make the target flinch.
XYORAS
SM
The user slams the target with its steel-hard head. This may also make the target flinch.

Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Level
I II III IV V VI VII
027 Sandshrew Sandshrew
Alola Form
IceIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Field Field 30
050 Diglett Diglett
Alola Form
GroundIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Field Field 35
051 Dugtrio Dugtrio
Alola Form
GroundIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Field Field 41
142 Aerodactyl Aerodactyl
RockIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Flying Flying 49 57 1, 57 1, 57
212 Scizor Scizor
BugIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Bug Bug 53 53 50 50
303 Mawile Mawile
SteelIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Field Fairy 56 56 1, 56XY
1, 45ORAS
1, 45
304 Aron Aron
SteelIC Big.png
RockIC Big.png
Monster Monster 29 29BW
25B2W2
25XY
22ORAS
22
305 Lairon Lairon
SteelIC Big.png
RockIC Big.png
Monster Monster 29 29BW
25B2W2
25XY
22ORAS
22
306 Aggron Aggron
SteelIC Big.png
RockIC Big.png
Monster Monster 29 29BW
25B2W2
25XY
22ORAS
22
379 Registeel Registeel
SteelIC Big.png Undiscovered Undiscovered 73 73 1, 73XY
43ORAS
43
410 Shieldon Shieldon
RockIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Monster Monster 43 42 42 42
411 Bastiodon Bastiodon
RockIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Monster Monster 52 51 51 51
413 Wormadam Wormadam
Trash Cloak
BugIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Bug Bug 47 47 47 47
485 Heatran Heatran
FireIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered 65 65 1, 65 1, 65
589 Escavalier Escavalier
BugIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Bug Bug 37 37 37
597 Ferroseed Ferroseed
GrassIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Grass Mineral 43 43 43
598 Ferrothorn Ferrothorn
GrassIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Grass Mineral 46 46 46
624 Pawniard Pawniard
DarkIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Human-Like Human-Like 54 54 54
625 Bisharp Bisharp
DarkIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Human-Like Human-Like 57 1, 57 1, 57
632 Durant Durant
BugIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Bug Bug 36 36 26
638 Cobalion Cobalion
SteelIC Big.png
FightingIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered 37 37 25
679 Honedge Honedge
SteelIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral 42 42
680 Doublade Doublade
SteelIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral 45 45
681 Aegislash Aegislash
SteelIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral 1 1
772 Type: Null Type: Null
NormalIC Big.png Undiscovered Undiscovered 50
773 Silvally Silvally
NormalIC Big.png Undiscovered Undiscovered 1
791 Solgaleo Solgaleo
PsychicIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered 7
797 Celesteela Celesteela
SteelIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered 29
801 Magearna Magearna
SteelIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered 1
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By breeding

# Pokémon Types Parent
Egg Groups
Egg Move
II III IV V VI VII
104 Cubone Cubone
GroundIC Big.png Monster Monster
246 Larvitar Larvitar
RockIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Monster Monster
304 Aron Aron
SteelIC Big.png
RockIC Big.png
Monster Monster
322 Numel Numel
FireIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Field Field
408 Cranidos Cranidos
RockIC Big.png Monster Monster
443 Gible Gible
DragonIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Monster Dragon
626 Bouffalant Bouffalant
NormalIC Big.png Field Field
766 Passimian Passimian
FightingIC Big.png Field Field
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By Move Tutor

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Game
DP Pt HGSS BW B2W2 XY ORAS
059 Arcanine Arcanine
FireIC Big.png Field Field
076 Golem Golem
RockIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral
095 Onix Onix
RockIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral
104 Cubone Cubone
GroundIC Big.png Monster Monster
105 Marowak Marowak
GroundIC Big.png Monster Monster
128 Tauros Tauros
NormalIC Big.png Field Field
130 Gyarados Gyarados
WaterIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Water 2 Dragon
131 Lapras Lapras
WaterIC Big.png
IceIC Big.png
Monster Water 1
142 Aerodactyl Aerodactyl
RockIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Flying Flying
143 Snorlax Snorlax
NormalIC Big.png Monster Monster
149 Dragonite Dragonite
DragonIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Water 1 Dragon
151 Mew Mew
PsychicIC Big.png Undiscovered Undiscovered
208 Steelix Steelix
SteelIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral
212 Scizor Scizor
BugIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Bug Bug
226 Mantine Mantine
WaterIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Water 1 Water 1
227 Skarmory Skarmory
SteelIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Flying Flying
230 Kingdra Kingdra
WaterIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
Water 1 Dragon
241 Miltank Miltank
NormalIC Big.png Field Field
243 Raikou Raikou
ElectricIC Big.png Undiscovered Undiscovered
244 Entei Entei
FireIC Big.png Undiscovered Undiscovered
245 Suicune Suicune
WaterIC Big.png Undiscovered Undiscovered
246 Larvitar Larvitar
RockIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Monster Monster
247 Pupitar Pupitar
RockIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Monster Monster
248 Tyranitar Tyranitar
RockIC Big.png
DarkIC Big.png
Monster Monster
249 Lugia Lugia
PsychicIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered
250 Ho-Oh Ho-Oh
FireIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered
297 Hariyama Hariyama
FightingIC Big.png Human-Like Human-Like
303 Mawile Mawile
SteelIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Field Fairy
304 Aron Aron
SteelIC Big.png
RockIC Big.png
Monster Monster
305 Lairon Lairon
SteelIC Big.png
RockIC Big.png
Monster Monster
306 Aggron Aggron
SteelIC Big.png
RockIC Big.png
Monster Monster
321 Wailord Wailord
WaterIC Big.png Field Water 2
322 Numel Numel
FireIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Field Field
323 Camerupt Camerupt
FireIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Field Field
337 Lunatone Lunatone
RockIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral
338 Solrock Solrock
RockIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral
350 Milotic Milotic
WaterIC Big.png Water 1 Dragon
362 Glalie Glalie
IceIC Big.png Fairy Mineral
365 Walrein Walrein
IceIC Big.png
WaterIC Big.png
Water 1 Field
374 Beldum Beldum
SteelIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral
375 Metang Metang
SteelIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral
376 Metagross Metagross
SteelIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral
377 Regirock Regirock
RockIC Big.png Undiscovered Undiscovered
378 Regice Regice
IceIC Big.png Undiscovered Undiscovered
379 Registeel Registeel
SteelIC Big.png Undiscovered Undiscovered
382 Kyogre Kyogre
WaterIC Big.png Undiscovered Undiscovered
383 Groudon Groudon
GroundIC Big.png Undiscovered Undiscovered
384 Rayquaza Rayquaza
DragonIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered
385 Jirachi Jirachi
SteelIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered
389 Torterra Torterra
GrassIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Monster Grass
408 Cranidos Cranidos
RockIC Big.png Monster Monster
409 Rampardos Rampardos
RockIC Big.png Monster Monster
410 Shieldon Shieldon
RockIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Monster Monster
411 Bastiodon Bastiodon
RockIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Monster Monster
413 Wormadam Wormadam
Trash Cloak
BugIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Bug Bug
437 Bronzong Bronzong
SteelIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral
443 Gible Gible
DragonIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Monster Dragon
444 Gabite Gabite
DragonIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Monster Dragon
445 Garchomp Garchomp
DragonIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Monster Dragon
450 Hippowdon Hippowdon
GroundIC Big.png Field Field
462 Magnezone Magnezone
ElectricIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral
464 Rhyperior Rhyperior
GroundIC Big.png
RockIC Big.png
Monster Field
473 Mamoswine Mamoswine
IceIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Field Field
476 Probopass Probopass
RockIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral
483 Dialga Dialga
SteelIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered
485 Heatran Heatran
FireIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered
486 Regigigas Regigigas
NormalIC Big.png Undiscovered Undiscovered
487 Giratina Giratina
Altered
GhostIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered
487 Giratina Giratina
Origin
GhostIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered
493 Arceus Arceus
NormalIC Big.png Undiscovered Undiscovered
500 Emboar Emboar
FireIC Big.png
FightingIC Big.png
Field Field
508 Stoutland Stoutland
NormalIC Big.png Field Field
526 Gigalith Gigalith
RockIC Big.png Mineral Mineral
530 Excadrill Excadrill
GroundIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Field Field
559 Scraggy Scraggy
DarkIC Big.png
FightingIC Big.png
Field Dragon
560 Scrafty Scrafty
DarkIC Big.png
FightingIC Big.png
Field Dragon
565 Carracosta Carracosta
WaterIC Big.png
RockIC Big.png
Water 1 Water 3
589 Escavalier Escavalier
BugIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Bug Bug
597 Ferroseed Ferroseed
GrassIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Grass Mineral
598 Ferrothorn Ferrothorn
GrassIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Grass Mineral
621 Druddigon Druddigon
DragonIC Big.png Dragon Monster
624 Pawniard Pawniard
DarkIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Human-Like Human-Like
625 Bisharp Bisharp
DarkIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Human-Like Human-Like
626 Bouffalant Bouffalant
NormalIC Big.png Field Field
632 Durant Durant
BugIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Bug Bug
638 Cobalion Cobalion
SteelIC Big.png
FightingIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered
639 Terrakion Terrakion
RockIC Big.png
FightingIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered
646 Kyurem Kyurem
Normal Kyurem
DragonIC Big.png
IceIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered
646 Kyurem Kyurem
White Kyurem
DragonIC Big.png
IceIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered
646 Kyurem Kyurem
Black Kyurem
DragonIC Big.png
IceIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered
649 Genesect Genesect
BugIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered
650 Chespin Chespin
GrassIC Big.png Field Field
651 Quilladin Quilladin
GrassIC Big.png Field Field
652 Chesnaught Chesnaught
GrassIC Big.png
FightingIC Big.png
Field Field
659 Bunnelby Bunnelby
NormalIC Big.png Field Field
660 Diggersby Diggersby
NormalIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Field Field
674 Pancham Pancham
FightingIC Big.png Field Human-Like
675 Pangoro Pangoro
FightingIC Big.png
DarkIC Big.png
Field Human-Like
679 Honedge Honedge
SteelIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral
680 Doublade Doublade
SteelIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral
681 Aegislash Aegislash
SteelIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral
696 Tyrunt Tyrunt
RockIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
Monster Dragon
697 Tyrantrum Tyrantrum
RockIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
Monster Dragon
698 Amaura Amaura
RockIC Big.png
IceIC Big.png
Monster Monster
699 Aurorus Aurorus
RockIC Big.png
IceIC Big.png
Monster Monster
701 Hawlucha Hawlucha
FightingIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Human-Like Human-Like
713 Avalugg Avalugg
IceIC Big.png Monster Monster
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


Special move

Generation IV

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Obtained with
374 Beldum Beldum
SteelIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral Pokéwalker - Winner's Path
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


Generation V

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Obtained with
374 Beldum Beldum
SteelIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral Dream World - Rugged Mountain
408 Cranidos Cranidos
RockIC Big.png Monster Monster Dream World - Icy Cave
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By event

Generation IV

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Obtained with
486 Regigigas Regigigas
NormalIC Big.png Undiscovered Undiscovered Movie RegigigasDP
Toys "R" Us RegigigasDP
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


In other games

Pokémon Conquest

 
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Table assumes the user is in the square marked by > facing to the right.
Orange squares indicate spaces that are hit.
Red squares indicate the knockback on hit Pokémon.
A blue square indicates the user's position after performing the move.
★★★★
Power = 43 | Accuracy = 100% | Effect = Has a 30% chance of causing the target to flinch.
Used by : Lairon   Beldum   Shieldon

Pokémon GO

Iron Head
Special Attack
Type Steel
Power 60
Energy bar 2
Duration 1.9 seconds
Critical rate 5%
Drain  ?%
Eligible Pokémon:
OnixTaurosAerodactylScizor
  • Prior to an update to Niantic's servers on July 30, 2016, Iron Head had a power of 40.
  • Prior to an update to Niantic's servers on February 16, 2017, Iron Head had a power of 30, an energy bar of 3, and a duration of 2.0 seconds.

Onix may only know this move if it was obtained before February 16, 2017.

Description

Games Description
Conq. Strike the enemy with a hard head. It may also cause the target to flinch.

In the anime

Georgia Bisharp Iron Head.png Georgia Pawniard Iron Head.png Byron Bastiodon Iron Head.png Bertha Hippowdon Iron Head.png
Bisharp Pawniard Bastiodon Hippowdon
The foe slams the target with its steel-hard head.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
306 Aggron The steel plate on the top of Aggron's head glows white and it slams its head into the opponent.
Head engineer's Aggron Bibarel Gnaws Best! Debut
411 Bastiodon Bastiodon's body becomes surrounded by a white aura, making it seem black and white, and it slams into the opponent.
Byron's Bastiodon Ancient Family Matters! None
379 Registeel Registeel's body becomes surrounded by a white aura, making it seem black and white, and it slams its head into the opponent.
Brandon's Registeel A Pyramiding Rage! None
450 Hippowdon Hippowdon's body becomes surrounded by a white aura, making it seem black and white, and it slams its body into the opponent.
Bertha's Hippowdon An Elite Coverup! None
624 Pawniard Pawniard lowers its head and the blade sticking out of the top of Pawniard's head turns into iron from the base to the tip. Pawniard then jumps into the air and flies at the opponent, slamming into it head first.
Georgia's Pawniard Cilan Versus Trip, Ash Versus Georgia! None
625 Bisharp Bisharp lowers its head and the blade sticking out of the top of Bisharp's head turns into iron from the front to the back. Bisharp then jumps into the air and flies at the opponent, slamming into it head first or it's head becomes surrounded by white, making it seem black and white and it then slams its head into the opponent.
Georgia's Bisharp Search for the Clubultimate! None
Bryony's Bisharp Meeting at Terminus Cave! None
Alain's Bisharp Down to the Fiery Finish! None
632 Durant Durant's forehead turns into silver metal and it slams its head into the opponent.
A wild Durant Battling the Leaf Thieves! None
303M Mawile Mega Mawile's body becomes surrounded by a white aura, making it seem black and white, and it slams its body into the opponent.
Mabel's Mawile The Bonds of Mega Evolution! None

In the manga

In the Pokémon Adventures manga


In other generations

In other languages

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Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 鐵頭 Tittàuh
Mandarin 鐵頭 / 铁头 Tiětóu
The Netherlands Flag.png Dutch IJzerkop
France Flag.png French Tête de Fer
Germany Flag.png German Eisenschädel
Greece Flag.png Greek Σιδηρούν Κεφάλι
India Flag.png Hindi लोहे की सिर Lohe Ki Sir
Indonesia Flag.png Indonesian Kepala Besi
Italy Flag.png Italian Metaltestata
South Korea Flag.png Korean 아이언헤드 Iron Head
Poland Flag.png Polish Stalowa Głowa
Portuguese Brazil Flag.png Brazil Cabeçada de Ferro
Cabeça de Ferro (XY series and TCG)
Portugal Flag.png Portugal Cabeça de Ferro
Romania Flag.png Romanian Cap de Fier
Spanish CELAC Flag.png Latin America Cabeza de Hierro
Spain Flag.png Spain Cabeza de Hierro*
Cabezahierro*
Vietnam Flag.png Vietnamese Đầu sắt


Variations of the move Waterfall
Physical WaterfallPoison JabIron Head
Special ExtrasensoryDark PulseScald


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