In the core series games
If held by a Salamence, allows it to Mega Evolve into Mega Salamence 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 Salamence a Salamencite or remove a Salamencite from Salamence.
Outside of battle
If held by a Salamence, allows it to Mega Evolve into Mega Salamence when it performs a Spectacular Talent during a Pokémon Contest Spectacular while its Trainer has a Key Stone. Salamence will remain a Mega Salamence until the Talent Round ends.
Pokémon holding Salamencite in Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire cannot be traded to Pokémon X and Y.
|One of a variety of mysterious Mega Stones. Have Salamence hold it, and this stone will enable it to Mega Evolve during battle.
In spin-off games
In Pokémon Shuffle, the Salamencite allows the player to Mega Evolve Salamence.
The player can obtain the Salamencite by defeating Mega Salamence in Stage 530 found on Nacht Carnival.
The Salamencite was also available as a prize during the Mega Salamence Competitive Stage. This Competitive Stage ran on both the Nintendo 3DS and Mobile versions from January 16 to 23, 2018.
The Salamencite enables the following Mega Evolution:
||Erases one kind of Pokémon with the same type as Mega Salamence (max 10).
Won't clear other Mega Salamence
In the manga
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