Lairon

Lairon is a Steel/Rock type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the Iron Armor Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Ruby LAIRON tempers its steel body by drinking highly nutritious mineral springwater until it is bloated. This POKéMON makes its nest close to springs of delicious water.
Sapphire LAIRON feeds on iron contained in rocks and water. It makes its nest on mountains where iron ore is buried. As a result, the POKéMON often clashes with humans mining the iron ore.
FireRed
LeafGreen
It habitually shows off its strength with the size of sparks it creates by ramming its steel body into boulders.
Emerald When two LAIRON meet in the wild, they fight for territory by bashing into each other with their steel bodies. The sound of their collision carries for miles.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
For food, it digs up iron ore. It smashes its steely body against others to fight over territory.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
It loves iron ore. Groups of them fight for territory by bashing one another with their steel bodies.
Black
White
For food, it digs up iron ore. It smashes its steely body against others to fight over territory.
Black 2
White 2
Lairon fight over territory, and when their steel bodies collide, sparks fly.
X It loves iron ore. Groups of them fight for territory by bashing one another with their steel bodies.
Y It habitually shows off its strength with the size of sparks it creates by ramming its steel body into boulders.
Omega Ruby Lairon tempers its steel body by drinking highly nutritious mineral springwater until it is bloated. This Pokémon makes its nest close to springs of delicious water.
Alpha Sapphire Lairon feeds on iron contained in rocks and water. It makes its nest on mountains where iron ore is buried. As a result, the Pokémon often clashes with humans mining the iron ore.

Evolution chart

Aron
#304
Aron
Steel · Rock

(Level 32)
Lairon
#305
Lairon
Steel · Rock

(Level 42)
Aggron
#306
Aggron
Steel · Rock

Name origin

lairy
aggressive (British slang)
iron
heavy/tough metal

Moves learned by Lairon

Lairon sprites

Type Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Lairon  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Lairon  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Lairon  sprite from Black & White Lairon  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Lairon Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Lairon Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Lairon Shiny sprite from Black & White Lairon Shiny sprite from X & Y

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Where to find Lairon

Ruby
Sapphire
Evolve Aron
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Evolve Aron
Diamond Evolve Aron
Pearl Trade/migrate from another game
Platinum Evolve Aron
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Trade/migrate from another game
Black Trade/migrate from another game
White Evolve Aron
Black 2
White 2
Clay Tunnel, Underground Ruins
X Route 18, Terminus Cave
Y Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Victory Road
Sun
Moon
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