Pokémon Mystery Dungeon series
The Metal Coat appears in
Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red Rescue Team and Blue Rescue Team and Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness, and Explorers of Sky.
MD R B 3000
MD T D S 1000
If the player offers both a
Link Cable and Metal Coat at Luminous Cave or Luminous Spring, Onix or Scyther can be evolved into Steelix or Scizor, respectively. This consumes the Link Cable and Metal Coat.
If thrown, it will deal 1 damage (2 if
sticky). Using this item in a dungeon will consume it, with no effect.
MD R B It enables a certain kind of Pokémon to evolve. Give it to the Pokémon when it's ready to evolve.
MD T D S A mysterious substance full of a special filmy metal. It allows certain kinds of Pokémon to evolve.
MD R B
Southern Cavern (49-50F)
MD T D S
Treasure Boxes, Job requests (★3-★9) Mystifying Forest (Kecleon Shop: 5F, 7F, 9F, 11F, 13F), Lake Afar (Kecleon Shop: B3F, B5F, B7F, B9F, B11F, B13F, B15F, B17F, B19F, B21F, B23F), Midnight Forest (Kecleon Shop: B5F, B7F, B9F, B11F, B13F, B15F, B17F, B19F, B21F, B23F)
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Pokémon Conquest, Onix or Scyther evolves into Steelix or Scizor, respectively, if it knocks out a Warrior's Pokémon in a manner that allows recruitment while its own Warrior is equipped with a Metal Coat. The Metal Coat also improves Steel-type attacks.
Metal Coat can be purchased from the
traveling merchant for 5000 gold, and sold for 2500-3250 gold.
Conq. Enables certain Pokémon to evolve. Improves Steel-type attacks.
The Metal Coat was added to Pokémon GO on February 16, 2017. The Metal Coat is required to evolve certain Pokémon in
GO A coating that can make certain species of Pokémon evolve. It is a special metallic film.
level 10, Metal Coats can be rarely obtained from
While normally rare, from March 21, 2017 onward, the player is guaranteed to find an
Evolution item when obtaining the bonus for spinning a Photo Disc for the seventh day in a row.
Additionally, the player receives a Metal Coat from these
Special Research tasks:
"A Ripple in Time" (Part 4)
"Let's GO, Meltan" (Part 6)