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Pinsirite
カイロスナイト
Kailiosnite
Pinsirite
Pinsirite
Pokémon Global Link artwork
Introduced in Generation VI
Pocket
Generation VI Bag Items pocket icon.png Items
Generation VII Bag Items pocket icon.png Items
Fling
Power 80

The Pinsirite (Japanese: カイロスナイト Kailiosnite) is a type of held item introduced in Generation VI. It is a Mega Stone associated with Pinsir.

Contents

In the core series games

Price

Games Cost Sell price
XYORAS
SMUSUM
N/A N/A
PE PokémonDollar.png30,000 N/A

Effect

In battle

If held by an Pinsir (or is present in the player's Bag)PE, allows it to Mega Evolve into Mega Pinsir if its Trainer has a Key Stone. Each Trainer can only Mega Evolve one Pokémon per battle.

Unaffected by item negating effects (such as Embargo and Klutz). Item manipulating effects (such as Trick and Fling) cannot give Pinsir a Pinsirite or remove a Pinsirite from Pinsir.

Outside of battle

If held by an Pinsir, allows it to Mega Evolve into Mega Pinsir when it performs a Spectacular Talent during a Pokémon Contest Spectacular while its Trainer has a Key Stone. Pinsir will remain a Mega Pinsir until the Talent Round ends.

Description

Games Description
XY One variety of the mysterious Mega Stones. Have Pinsir hold it, and this stone will enable it to Mega Evolve during battle.
ORAS
SMUSUM
One of a variety of mysterious Mega Stones. Have Pinsir hold it, and this stone will enable it to Mega Evolve during battle.
PE One of a variety of mysterious Mega Stones. This stone will enable Pinsir to Mega Evolve during battle.

Acquisition

Games Finite methods Repeatable methods
X Santalune Forest (requires an upgraded Mega Ring)
Y Held by 2014 Korean World Championship Series Pinsir and Summer 2014 Pinsir (event)
ORAS Route 124 (requires Dive)
SMUSUM Battle Tree (64 BP)
PE Indigo Plateau

In the manga

A Pinsirite in Pokémon Adventures

In the Pokémon Adventures manga

In Pinsir Changes, Tierno and Shauna managed to find a Pinsirite for X from Route 19. This allowed him to Mega Evolve his Pinsir, nicknamed Rute, into Mega Pinsir.

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 凱羅斯進化石 Hóilòhsī Jeunfa Sehk
Mandarin 凱羅斯進化石 / 凯罗斯进化石 Kǎiluósī Jìnhuà Shí
France Flag.png French Scarabruite
Germany Flag.png German Pinsirnit
Italy Flag.png Italian Pinsirite
South Korea Flag.png Korean 쁘사이저나이트 Ppeusaizeonite
Spain Flag.png Spanish Pinsirita

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