The Sceptilite (Japanese: ジュカインナイト Jukainnite) is a type of held item introduced in Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire. It is the Mega Stone that allows Sceptile to Mega Evolve into Mega Sceptile.

Bag Sceptilite Sprite.png
Pokémon Global Link artwork
Introduced in Generation VI
Generation VI Bag Items HGSS pocket icon.png Items (ORAS)
Generation VII Bag Items HGSS pocket icon.png Items
Power 80

In the core series games


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In battle

If held by a Sceptile, allows it to Mega Evolve into Mega Sceptile 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 Sceptile a Sceptilite or remove a Sceptilite from Sceptile.

Outside of battle

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

Pokémon holding Sceptilite in Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire cannot be traded to Pokémon X and Y.


Games Description
One of a variety of mysterious Mega Stones. Have Sceptile hold it, and this stone will enable it to Mega Evolve during battle.


Games Finite methods Repeatable methods
ORAS Route 120 (if starter was Treecko)
Route 114 (if starter was not Treecko, after defeating or capturing GroudonOR/KyogreAS)
SM Event (2017 International Challenge April and Third Mega Stone Gift)
USUM Battle Tree (64 BP)

In spin-off games

Pokémon Shuffle

In Pokémon Shuffle, the Sceptilite allows the player to Mega Evolve Sceptile.

The player can obtain the Sceptilite by completing Mission Card 19.

The Sceptilite was also available as a prize during the Mega Sceptile Competitive Stage. This Competitive Stage ran on both the Nintendo 3DS and Mobile versions from April 5 to 12, 2016.

The Sceptilite enables the following Mega Evolution:

Stone Pokémon Type Effect Gauge Max  
      Mega Sceptile Grass Replaces Pokémon (max 3) of the same type as Mega Sceptile.
Converts three tiles containing a single Grass type into Mega Sceptile.
12 6

In the anime

A Sceptilite in the anime

A Sceptilite first appeared in Valuable Experience for All!. It was worn by Sawyer's Sceptile on a bandanna that is tied around its neck.

In the manga

A Sceptilite in Pokémon Adventures

Pokémon Adventures

Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire chapter

In PS598, it was revealed that Steven had found a Sceptilite for Emerald's Sceptile.

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 蜥蜴王進化石 Sīkyihkwòhng Jeunfa Sehk
Mandarin 蜥蜴王進化石 / 蜥蜴王进化石 Xīyìwáng Jìnhuà Shí
  French Jungkite
  German Gewaldronit
  Italian Sceptilite
  Korean 나무킹나이트 Namukingnite
  Spanish Sceptilita

External links

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