Snorlium Z

The Snorlium Z (Japanese: カビゴンZ Kabigon Z) is a type of Z-Crystal introduced in Pokémon Sun and Moon. It is a Pokémon-specific Z-Crystal associated with Snorlax and allows it to upgrade its Giga Impact into the special Z-Move Pulverizing Pancake.

Snorlium Z
Kabigon Z
Bag Snorlium Z Sprite.png
Snorlium Z
Pokémon Global Link artwork
Introduced in Generation VII
Generation VII Bag Z-Crystals pocket icon.png Z-Crystals

In the core series games


Games Cost Sell price


  Bag item

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

  Held item

In battle

Allows Snorlax (or a Pokémon transformed into Snorlax) to upgrade its Giga Impact into the special Z-Move Pulverizing Pancake.

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 Snorlium Z is automatically removed if the Pokémon is traded between players.


Bag item

Games Description
SMUSUM It converts Z-Power into crystals that upgrade Snorlax's Giga Impact to an exclusive Z-Move.

Held item

Games Description
SMUSUM This is a crystallized form of Z-Power. It upgrades Snorlax's Giga Impact to a Z-Move.


Games Method
SM Bundled with the Snorlium Z Munchlax (event)
USUM Tide Song Hotel (from a man; requires a Snorlax in the party)

In the anime

A Snorlium Z in the anime

Oluolu, a famous Pokémon Base player, was revealed to own a Snorlium Z in Pulling Out the Pokémon Base Pepper!. He can use it to perform Pulverizing Pancake with his Snorlax.

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 卡比獸Z Kábeihsau-Z
Mandarin 卡比獸Z / 卡比兽Z Kǎbǐshòu-Z
  French Ronflézélite
  German Relaxonium Z
  Italian Snorlactium Z
  Korean 잠만보Z Jammanbo-Z
  Russian Снорлиум Z Snorlium Z
  Spanish Snorlastal Z

External links

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