Flyinium Z

The Flyinium Z (Japanese: ヒコウZ Flying Z) is a type of Z-Crystal introduced in Pokémon Sun and Moon. It is the type-specific Z-Crystal associated with the Flying type and allows Pokémon to upgrade their Flying-type moves to Z-Moves.

Flyinium Z
Flying Z
Bag Flyinium Z Sprite.png
Flyinium Z
Pokémon Global Link artwork
Introduced in Generation VII
Generation VII Bag Z-Crystals pocket icon.png Z-Crystals

In the core series games


Games Cost Sell price


  Bag item

Can create Flyinium Z held items for the player's Pokémon.

  Held item

In battle

Allows the holder to upgrade its Flying-type damaging moves to the Z-Move Supersonic Skystrike or upgrade its Flying-type status moves into Z-Moves.

Unaffected by item negating effects (such as Embargo and Klutz). Item manipulating effects (such as Trick and Fling) cannot remove a Z-Crystal from a Pokémon.

Multitype changes an Arceus holding this item to its Flying-type form. Rayquaza cannot Mega Evolve if it holds a Z-Crystal.

Outside of battle

A held Flyinium Z is automatically removed if the Pokémon is traded between players.

Multitype changes an Arceus holding this item to its Flying-type form.


Bag item

Games Description
It converts Z-Power into crystals that upgrade Flying-type moves to Flying-type Z-Moves.

Held item

Games Description
This is a crystallized form of Z-Power. It upgrades Flying-type moves to Z-Moves.


Games Method
SMUSUM Ten Carat Hill (requires Machamp ShoveSM)

In the anime

A Flyinium Z in the anime

A Flyinium Z appeared in Run, Heroes, Run!, where Kiawe received it from Tapu Fini as a reward for clearing the trial the guardian deity had set up for him. Kiawe then proceeded to perform Supersonic Skystrike with his Charizard.

A full set of type-specific Z-Crystals, including the Flyinium Z, appeared in A Grand Debut!, where Hapu allowed Ash to choose his grand trial prize from them.

A Flyinium Z appeared in Beauty is Only Crystal Deep!, where it was one of the Z-Crystals stolen by a Pheromosa.

A full set of replicas of the type-specific Z-Crystals, including the Flyinium Z, appeared in A Team-on-Team Tussle!, where they were shown to Ash and his classmates by Professor Kukui.

In the TCG

A Flyinium Z card

The following is a list of cards named or including Flyinium Z.

Flyinium Z
Cards listed with a blue background are only legal to use in the current Expanded format.
Cards listed with a green background are legal to use in both the current Standard and Expanded formats.
Card Type English
Rarity # Japanese
Rarity #
Flyinium Z: Air Slash I Unified Minds   195/236 Sky Legend   045/054

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 飛行Z Fēihàhng-Z
Mandarin 飛行Z / 飞行Z Fēixíng-Z
  French Aérozélite
  German Aerium Z
  Italian Volantium Z
  Korean 비행Z Bihaeng-Z
  Polish Lotinium Z
Portuguese   Brazil Aerium Z
  Portugal Voadorium Z
  Spanish Aerostal Z

External links

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