|Iron Leg Pokémon|
|#376|| Clear Body|
|5'3" (1.6m)||1212.5 lbs. (550kg)|
|Male: Genderless||Female: Genderless|
|Evolves From||Evolves Into|
|Egg Group||Catch Rate|
|OU/Uber||3 Defense Points|
Metagross has the Clear Body Ability. This Ability makes it immune to having its Statistics lowered from an opponent's attack, but can still reduce its own Statistics as a result of moves that it uses, such as Hammer Arm. A second Ability is available to Metagross from the Dream World, the Light Metal Ability. This Ability cuts its weight in half, which affects the amount of damage it takes from moves that involve a Pokémon's weight, such as Low Kick.
Beldum can evolve into a Metang at Level 20, and can evolve a second time at Level 45 into Metagross. Starting in Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire, a Metagross can Mega Evolve into a Mega Metagross by using a Mega Stone.
Metagross is in the Mineral Egg Group, and its Egg takes approximately 10,240 Steps to hatch. It takes a Metagross 1,250,000 Experience Points to reach Level 100.
Metagross takes on the appearance of a four-legged iron monster with an X on its face. Its eyes are on opposite sides of the X.
 Gender Differences
Metagross is a Genderless Pokémon.
 Game Information
 Original Games
 Spin-off Games
Metagross only appears at Phobosphere, Trozei Battle and Mr. Who's Den in Pokémon Trozei!.
Metagross can only be obtained by evolving a Metang in the first round of Mystery Dungeon games. In Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness & Explorers of Sky, Metagross appears at Temporal Tower UP1F-10F, but one can't be recruited, leaving evolution as the only method to obtain a Metagross in the second round of Mystery Dungeon games. Metang is exclusive to Light Adventure Squad in Mystery Dungeon 3, appearing at Weird Forest 16F-23F and Legendary Mountains at the following floors: 26 & 27, 30, 32, 34, 36, 39, 41 & 42, 44, 48 and 49.
Metagross appears at Team Go-Go's Headquarters in Pokémon Ranger. Metagross does not appear in Pokémon Ranger: Shadows of Almia. Both of Metagross's appearances in Pokémon Ranger: Guardian Signs involve a Boss Battle. In the Present, it is battled as a Boss at the top of Mt. Layuda. In the Past, it is the boss of the Thunder Temple Mission Pikachu Pursuit!; the only way to obtain its Slate is to S-Rank the mission.
Metagross can be found at World Axle Factory B2 in Pokémon Rumble Blast.
The only way to obtain a Metagross is to evolve a Metang in Pokémon Conquest.
 Trading Card Game
Metagross appears in a total of 10 sets, the 7th Movie Halfdeck, the Black/White Promo set and Pokémon Organized Play Series 1 as a Rare Card. Metagross is listed as a Rare Card in all of its appearances, which are in the EX Hidden Legends (2; 1 EX Card), EX Deoxys, EX Delta Species (2; 1 Delta Species Card; 1 Shining Card), EX Power Keepers (EX Card), Legends Awakened, Supreme Victors, Unleashed and Undaunted sets.
 Anime/Manga Information
A Shiny Metagross appeared in the wild in the episode Noodles: Roamin' Off.
Steven uses a Metagross in Chapters 191, 196, 250, 251, 254, 254, 264, 265 and 417. While it doesn't have a nickname it utilizes a number of powerful attacks in battle.
Crystal owns a Metagross of her own, to whom she gave it to Emerald on a loan when he challenged the Battle Dome in Chapters 323 and 324.
 Pokémon Information
 Competitive Battling
Metagross finds itself in the Over-Utilized and Uber Tiers of Competitive Battling. It hits hard with a very high Attack, and it has a very high Defense as well. While its Special Attack and Special Defense Statistics aren't as high, the former is high enough to run a Mixed Sweeper set.
Metagross's low Speed doesn't do it any favors, allowing for faster Sweepers to cause a lot of damage to Metagross, ranging from hitting it with a Burn to dealing a lot of damage, if not KO'ing it in one hit.
 Area Location
|Colosseum||Only One||Realgam Colosseum (Snag from Cipher Admin Nascour)|
|Heart Gold/Soul Silver||None||Evolve Metang|
|Black/White||5%||Giant Chasm: Plains (Shaking Spots)|
|Black 2/White 2||5%||Giant Chasm: Plains (Shaking Spots)|
 Pokédex Entries
|III||Pokémon Ruby||Metagross has four brains in total. Combined, the four brains can breeze through difficult calcualtions faster than a supercomputer. This Pokémon can float in the air by tucking in its four legs.|
|III||Pokémon Sapphire||Metagross is the result of two Metang achieving fusion. When hunting, this Pokémon pins the prey to the ground under its massive body. It then eats the helpless victim using the large mouth on its stomach.|
|III||Pokémon Emerald||Metagross has four brains that are joined by a complex neural network. As a result of integration, this Pokémon is smarter than a supercomputer.|
|III||Pokémon FireRed||It is formed by two Metang fusing. Its four brains are said to be superior to a supercomputer.|
|III||Pokémon LeafGreen||It is formed by two Metang fusing. Its four brains are said to be superior to a supercomputer.|
|IV||Pokémon Diamond||Metang combined to form it. With four brains, it has the intelligence of a supercomputer.|
|IV||Pokémon Pearl||Metang combined to form it. With four brains, it has the intelligence of a supercomputer.|
|IV||Pokémon Platinum||Metang combined to form it. With four brains, it has the intelligence of a supercomputer.|
|IV||Pokémon HeartGold||It folds its four legs when flying. Its four brains are said to be superior to a supercomputer.|
|IV||Pokémon SoulSilver||It folds its four legs when flying. Its four brains are said to be superior to a supercomputer.|
|V||Pokémon Black||Metang combined to form it. With four brains, it has the intelligence of a supercomputer.|
|V||Pokémon White||Metang combined to form it. With four brains, it has the intelligence of a supercomputer.|
|V||Pokémon Black 2||With four linked brains, it's more intelligent than a supercomputer, and it uses calculations to analyze foes.|
|V||Pokémon White 2||With four linked brains, it's more intelligent than a supercomputer, and it uses calculations to analyze foes.|
|VI||Pokémon X||With four linked brains, it's more intelligent than a supercomputer, and it uses calculations to analyze foes.|
|VI||Pokémon Y||Metang combined to form it. With four brains, it has the intelligence of a supercomputer.|
 Pokéthlon Statistics
 Via Level-Up
 Black 2/White 2
 Via TM/HM
 Via Breeding
Metagross cannot learn any moves by way of breeding.
 Via Move Tutor (Black 2/White 2)
 Via Dream World (Beldum)
 Generation III Exclusive Move Tutor Moves
 Generation IV Exclusive Moves
 Via TM/HM
 Via Move Tutor
 Heart Gold/Soul Silver
 Evolution Line
 Type Matchups
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