Mimikium Z

The Mimikium Z (Japanese: ミミッキュZ Mimikkyu Z) is a type of Z-Crystal introduced in Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon. It is a Pokémon-specific Z-Crystal associated with Mimikyu and allows it to upgrade its Play Rough into the special Z-Move Let's Snuggle Forever.

Mimikium Z
Mimikkyu Z
Bag Mimikium Z Sprite.png
Mimikium Z
Artwork from Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon
Introduced in Generation VII
Generation VII Bag Z-Crystals pocket icon.png Z-Crystals (USUM)

In the core series games


Games Cost Sell price


  Bag item

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

  Held item

In battle

Allows Mimikyu (or a Pokémon transformed into Mimikyu) to upgrade their Play Rough into the special Z-Move Let's Snuggle Forever.

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.

Rayquaza cannot Mega Evolve if it holds a Z-Crystal.

Outside of battle

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


Bag item

Games Description
USUM It converts Z-Power into crystals that upgrade Mimikyu's Play Rough to an exclusive Z-Move.

Held item

Games Description
USUM This is a crystallized form of Z-Power. It upgrades Mimikyu's Play Rough to a Z-Move.


Games Method
USUM Thrifty Megamart (Abandoned Site)


This is artwork of the Mimikium Z as seen on the official Pokémon Global Link.

Mimikium Z

In the anime

A Mimikium Z in the anime

In Why Not Give Me a Z-Ring Sometime?, Jessie received a Mimikium Z from Acerola's Shiny Mimikyu, Mimikins.

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 謎擬QZ Màihyìh-Q Z
Mandarin 謎擬QZ / 谜拟QZ Mínǐ-Q Z
  French Mimiquizélite
  German Mimigmium Z
  Italian Mimikyum Z
  Korean 따라큐Z Ttarakyu-Z
  Polish Mimikium Z
  Brazilian Portuguese Mimikium Z
  Russian Мимикиум Z Mimikium Z
  Spanish Mimikyustal Z

External links

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