Magcargo (Pokémon)

208.png #208: Steelix
Pokémon
#232: Donphan 232.png
Magcargo
Lava Pokémon
#219
Magcargo
Magcargo
Mega Magcargo
Mega Magcargo



Types
Fire Rock
Magcargo
Fire Unknown
Mega Magcargo
Unknown Unknown
Unknown Unknown
Unknown Unknown
Unknown Unknown
Abilities
Magma Armor or Flame Body
Magcargo
Vaporization
Mega Magcargo

Y
Weak Armor
Hidden Ability

Y

Y

Y
Cacophony
Mega Magcargo
Cacophony
Cacophony
Cacophony
Cacophony
Weak Armor
Hidden Ability

Hidden Ability
Vaporization
Mega Magcargo

Y

Y



Y

Y
Gender ratio
Unknown
50% male, 50% female
Catch rate
75 (9.8%)
Breeding
Egg Group
Amorphous
Hatch time
5355 - 5609 steps
Height
2'07" 0.8 m
Weight
121.3 lbs. 55.0 kg
EV yield
Total: 2
0
HP
0
Atk
2
Def
0
Sp.Atk
0
Sp.Def
0
Speed
Mega Magcargo
0
HP
0
Atk
0
Def
0
Sp.Atk
0
Sp.Def
0
Speed

Magcargo is a dual-type Fire/Rock Pokémon.

It evolves from Slugma starting at level 38. It can Mega Evolve into Mega Magcargo using the Magcargonite.

Pokédex entry

Pokédex entry
The shell on its back is made of hardened magma. Tens of thousands of years spent living in volcanic craters have turned Magcargo's bodies into magma.


Game locations

Availability
None This Pokémon cannot be obtained.
Very Common
Common Fiery Caverns, Rose Crater
Uncommon Cave of Steam, Infernal Base, Upper Mantle (1F-B2F)
Fossil
Hidden Grotto
Rare Upper Mantle (B3F), Deep Mantle
Very Rare
One


Base stats

Magcargo

Stat Range
At Lv. 60 At Lv. 120
HP: 50
130 - 186 250 - 362
Attack: 50
58 - 133 112 - 260
Defense: 120
134 - 225 263 - 445
Sp.Atk: 80
90 - 172 177 - 339
Sp.Def: 80
90 - 172 177 - 339
Speed: 30
36 - 106 69 - 207
Total: 410   
  • Minimum stats are calculated with 0 EVs, IVs of 0, and a hindering nature, if applicable.
  • Maximum stats are calculated with 252 EVs, IVs of 31, and a helpful nature, if applicable.


Mega Magcargo

Stat Range
At Lv. 60 At Lv. 120
HP: 50
130 - 186 250 - 362
Attack: 70
80 - 159 155 - 313
Defense: 10
15 - 80 26 - 155
Sp.Atk: 150
166 - 265 328 - 524
Sp.Def: 100
112 - 199 220 - 392
Speed: 50
58 - 133 112 - 260
Total: 430   
  • Minimum stats are calculated with 0 EVs, IVs of 0, and a hindering nature, if applicable.
  • Maximum stats are calculated with 252 EVs, IVs of 31, and a helpful nature, if applicable.


Type effectiveness

Magcargo

Under normal battle conditions this Pokémon is:
Damaged
normally by:
Normal ½×
Fighting
Flying ½×
Poison ½×
Ground
Rock
Bug ½×
Ghost
Steel
Fire ¼×
Water
Grass
Electric
Psychic
Ice ½×
Dragon
Dark
Fairy ½×
None
Weak to:
Normal ½×
Fighting
Flying ½×
Poison ½×
Ground
Rock
Bug ½×
Ghost
Steel
Fire ¼×
Water
Grass
Electric
Psychic
Ice ½×
Dragon
Dark
Fairy ½×
None
Immune to:
Normal ½×
Fighting
Flying ½×
Poison ½×
Ground
Rock
Bug ½×
Ghost
Steel
Fire ¼×
Water
Grass
Electric
Psychic
Ice ½×
Dragon
Dark
Fairy ½×
None
Resistant to:
Normal ½×
Fighting
Flying ½×
Poison ½×
Ground
Rock
Bug ½×
Ghost
Steel
Fire ¼×
Water
Grass
Electric
Psychic
Ice ½×
Dragon
Dark
Fairy ½×
None

Mega Magcargo

Under normal battle conditions this Pokémon is:
Damaged
normally by:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug ½×
Ghost
Steel ½×
Fire ½×
Water
Grass ½×
Electric
Psychic
Ice ½×
Dragon
Dark
Fairy ½×
None
Weak to:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug ½×
Ghost
Steel ½×
Fire ½×
Water
Grass ½×
Electric
Psychic
Ice ½×
Dragon
Dark
Fairy ½×
None
Immune to:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug ½×
Ghost
Steel ½×
Fire ½×
Water
Grass ½×
Electric
Psychic
Ice ½×
Dragon
Dark
Fairy ½×
None
Resistant to:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug ½×
Ghost
Steel ½×
Fire ½×
Water
Grass ½×
Electric
Psychic
Ice ½×
Dragon
Dark
Fairy ½×
None

Learnset

By leveling up

1.2
 Level   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP 
00Start Earth Power Ground Special 09090 100100% 10
00Start Yawn Normal Status 0000 —% 10
00Start Smog Poison Special 02020 07070% 20
00Start Ember Fire Special 04040 100100% 25
00Start Rock Throw Rock Physical 05050 09090% 15
066 Ember Fire Special 04040 100100% 25
088 Rock Throw Rock Physical 05050 09090% 15
1313 Harden Normal Status 0000 —% 30
1515 Incinerate Fire Special 06060 100100% 15
2020 Clear Smog Poison Special 05050 —% 15
2222 Ancient Power Rock Special 06060 100100% 5
2727 Flame Burst Fire Special 07070 100100% 15
2929 Rock Slide Rock Physical 07575 09090% 10
3434 Lava Plume Fire Special 08080 100100% 15
3636 Amnesia Psychic Status 0000 —% 20
3838 Shell Smash Normal Status 0000 —% 15
4343 Body Slam Normal Physical 08585 100100% 15
4747 Recover Normal Status 0000 —% 10
5454 Flamethrower Fire Special 09090 100100% 15
5858 Earth Power Ground Special 09090 100100% 10
  • A level of "Start" indicates a move that will be known by a Magcargo obtained at level 1.
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Magcargo
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Magcargo

By TM/HM

1.2
 TM   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP 
Groundtm.png TM03 Bulldoze Ground Physical 06060 100}}100% 20
Poisontm.png TM06 Toxic Poison Status 0000 090}}90% 10
Normaltm.png TM10 Hidden Power Normal Special 06060 100}}100% 15
Firetm.png TM11 Sunny Day Fire Status 0000 —}}—% 5
Normaltm.png TM15 Hyper Beam Normal Special 150150 090}}90% 5
Psychictm.png TM16 Light Screen Psychic Status 0000 —}}—% 30
Normaltm.png TM17 Protect Normal Status 0000 —}}—% 10
Normaltm.png TM21 Frustration Normal Physical 0000 100}}100% 20
Grasstm.png TM22 Solar Beam Grass Special 120120 100}}100% 10
Groundtm.png TM26 Earthquake Ground Physical 100100 100}}100% 10
Normaltm.png TM27 Return Normal Physical 0000 100}}100% 20
Normaltm.png TM32 Double Team Normal Status 0000 —}}—% 15
Psychictm.png TM33 Reflect Psychic Status 0000 —}}—% 20
Firetm.png TM35 Flamethrower Fire Special 09090 100}}100% 15
Rocktm.png TM37 Sandstorm Rock Status 0000 —}}—% 10
Firetm.png TM38 Fire Blast Fire Special 110110 085}}85% 5
Rocktm.png TM39 Rock Tomb Rock Physical 06060 095}}95% 15
Normaltm.png TM42 Facade Normal Physical 07070 100}}100% 20
Firetm.png TM43 Flame Charge Fire Physical 05050 100}}100% 20
Psychictm.png TM44 Rest Psychic Status 0000 —}}—% 10
Normaltm.png TM45 Attract Normal Status 0000 100}}100% 15
Firetm.png TM50 Overheat Fire Special 130130 090}}90% 5
Firetm.png TM61 Will-O-Wisp Fire Status 0000 085}}85% 15
Normaltm.png TM64 Explosion Normal Physical 250250 100}}100% 5
Normaltm.png TM68 Giga Impact Normal Physical 150150 090}}90% 5
Rocktm.png TM69 Rock Polish Rock Status 0000 —}}—% 20
Rocktm.png TM71 Stone Edge Rock Physical 100100 080}}80% 5
Steeltm.png TM74 Gyro Ball Steel Physical 0000 100}}100% 5
Rocktm.png TM80 Rock Slide Rock Physical 07575 090}}90% 10
Normaltm.png TM87 Swagger Normal Status 0000 090}}90% 15
Normaltm.png TM90 Substitute Normal Status 0000 —}}—% 10
Rocktm.png TM94 Smack Down Rock Physical 05050 100}}100% 15
Normaltm.png TM95 Sleep Talk Normal Status 0000 —}}—% 10
Firetm.png TM106 Incinerate Fire Special 06060 100}}100% 15
Normaltm.png TM110 Round Normal Special 06060 100}}100% 15
Normaltm.png TM111 Captivate Normal Status 0000 100}}100% 20
Normaltm.png TM115 Confide Normal Status 0000 —}}—% 20
Firetm.png TM119 Wildfire Fire Status 0000 070}}70% 10

  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Magcargo
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Magcargo

By breeding

1.2
 Parent   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP   Contest   Appeal   Jamming 
088.png089.png Acid Armor Poison Status —% 20
092.png093.png094.png353.png354.png355.png
356.png477.png442.png562.png563.png607.png
608.png708.png709.png
Curse Ghost Status —% 10
218.png219.png Earth Power Ground Special 90 100% 10
351.png Guard Swap* Psychic Status —% 10
218.png219.png607.png608.png609.png Heat Wave Fire Special 95 90% 10
607.png608.png Inferno Fire Special 100 50% 5
088.png089.png109.png110.png442.png607.png
608.png
Memento Dark Status 100% 10
577.png578.png579.png Rollout Rock Physical 30 90% 20
109.png110.png Smokescreen Normal Status 100% 20
316.png317.png425.png426.png Spit Up Normal Special 100% 10
316.png317.png425.png426.png Stockpile Normal Status 100% 20
316.png317.png425.png426.png Swallow Normal Status 100% 10
  • Moves marked with an asterisk (*) must be chain bred onto Magcargo
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Magcargo
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Magcargo

By a prior evolution

1.2
 Stage   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP   Contest   Appeal   Jamming 
This Pokémon has no moves exclusive to prior evolutions.
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Magcargo
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Magcargo

By tutoring

1.2
 Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP   Contest   Appeal   Jamming 
Acid Poison Special 40 100% 30
After You Normal Status —% 15
Ancient Power Rock Special 60 100% 5
Earth Power Ground Special 90 100% 10
Endure Normal Status —% 10
Heat Wave Fire Special 95 90% 10
Iron Defense Steel Status —% 15
Mud-Slap Ground Special 20 100% 10
Pain Split Normal Status —% 20
Rollout Rock Physical 30 90% 20
Snore Normal Special 50 100% 15
Stealth Rock Rock Status —% 20
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Magcargo
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Magcargo

Evolution

218.png
Unevolved
Slugma
 Fire 
Rare Candy
Level 38
219.png
First evolution
Magcargo
 Fire  Rock 


Sprites

Front Back
GenderM.png 219.png 219b.png
Front shiny Back shiny
GenderM.png 219s.png 219sb.png

Mega Evolution

Front Back
GenderM.png 219 1.png 219b 1.png
Front shiny Back shiny
GenderM.png 219s 1.png 219sb 1.png


208.png #208: Steelix
Pokémon
#232: Donphan 232.png