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Valley of Steel
ハガネの谷 Valley of Steel
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Valley of Steel
Region Hoenn
Debut All Torkoal, No Play

The Valley of Steel (Japanese: ハガネの Valley of Steel) is an anime-exclusive location in the Hoenn region that appeared in All Torkoal, No Play. It is located between Lavaridge Town and Mauville City.

A road cuts across the Valley of Steel, and is considered a shortcut. However, the craggy landscape is made more dangerous by the Steel-type Pokémon that inhabit the valley and violently protect their home from any intruders, including Torkoal, who accidentally stumbled into the area. As Team Rocket found out, even the airspace is carefully patrolled by Skarmory. At its edge lies a river that is close to Mauville City.

Ash and his friends were traveling through the Valley of Steel when they saw Torkoal being attacked by a wild Skarmory and Magnemite. After several skirmishes, Ash helped Torkoal defeat its rival, a Steelix who ruled over the valley. Afterwards, Torkoal decided to join his team.

Pokémon seen in the Valley of Steel

In other languages

Language Title
Mandarin Chinese 鋼之谷 Gāng-zhī-gǔ
Finland Flag.png Finnish Teräslaakso
France Flag.png French Vallée de l'acier
Germany Flag.png German Tal des Stahls
Italy Flag.png Italian Valle d'Acciaio
Spanish CELAC Flag.png Latin America Valle del Acero
Spain Flag.png Spain Valle de Acero
Sweden Flag.png Swedish Ståldalen

Anime-exclusive locations in Hoenn
A-B-C IslandsAnthony's GymBaltoy civilization ruinsBanana Slakoth GardenBomba IslandCamerupt PointCerosi TownCrossgate TownDonto Island
Foothill TownForbidden ForestForinaGiban IslandIzabe IslandIzabe LakeKirikiri MountainLake MayLaRousse CityMaisie IslandMirage Kingdom
Misty VillageMonsu IslandMountain LighthouseMuscle IslandNorth PetalburgOldale RuinsPokémon Battle Judge Training InstitutePurika City
Rinshin TownRiyado TownRubello TownS.S. St. FlowerShroomish ForestSouth CitySquare TopThe Green LodgeThe GreenhouseTogepi Paradise
Trapinch underground labyrinthValley of SteelVolley TownWailmer IslandWales IslandWazoo Island
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