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Introduced in Generation VI
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The Steelixite (Japanese: ハガネールナイト Haganeilnite) is a type of held item introduced in Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire. It is the Mega Stone that allows Steelix to Mega Evolve into Mega Steelix.

In the core series games


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In battle

If held by a Steelix, allows it to Mega Evolve into Mega Steelix if its Trainer has a Key Stone. Each Trainer can only Mega Evolve one Pokémon per battle.

Unaffected by item negating effects (such as Embargo and Klutz). Item manipulating effects (such as Trick and Fling) cannot give Steelix a Steelixite or remove a Steelixite from Steelix.

Outside of battle

If held by a Steelix, allows it to Mega Evolve into Mega Steelix when it performs a Spectacular Talent during a Pokémon Contest Spectacular while its Trainer has a Key Stone. Steelix will remain a Mega Steelix until the Talent Round ends.

Pokémon holding Steelixite in Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire cannot be traded to Pokémon X and Y.


Games Description
One of a variety of mysterious Mega Stones. Have Steelix hold it, and this stone will enable it to Mega Evolve during battle.


Games Finite methods Repeatable methods
ORAS Granite Cave
Complete the first adventure in the Special Demo Version (Japanese region)
SM Event (Kanto x Alola Regional Rumble and Second Mega Stone Gift)
USUM Battle Tree (64 BP)

In spin-off games

Pokémon Shuffle

In Pokémon Shuffle, the Steelixite allows the player to Mega Evolve Steelix.

The player can obtain the Steelixite by completing the competitive stage available in Week 5 of the event rotation.

The Steelixite was also available as a prize during the Mega Steelix Competitive Stage. This Competitive Stage ran on the Nintendo 3DS version from December 1 to 8, 2015; August 2 to 9, 2016 and September 26 to October 3, 2017. It ran on the Pokémon Shuffle Mobile from August 2 to 9, 2016; and September 26 to October 3, 2017.

The Steelixite enables the following Mega Evolution:

Stone Pokémon Type Effect Gauge Max Mega Speedups
Steelixite Steelix Steelix Mega Steelix Steel Erases unbreakable-block disruptions (max 10) and damages the foe.
Does +100 damage per block erased.
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In the anime

A Steelixite in the anime

A Steelixite worn by Brock's Steelix appeared in When Regions Collide!, where Brock used it to Mega Evolve Steelix during his battle with Kiawe. The Steelixite didn't appear equipped on Steelix, but rather, it appeared on its head right before Mega Evolving.

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 大鋼蛇進化石 Daaihgongsèh Jeunfa Sehk
Mandarin 大鋼蛇進化石 / 大钢蛇进化石 Dàgāngshé Jìnhuà Shí
France Flag.png French Steelixite
Germany Flag.png German Stahlosnit
Italy Flag.png Italian Steelixite
South Korea Flag.png Korean 강철톤나이트 Gangcheoltonnite
Spain Flag.png Spanish Steelixita

External links

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