Mightyena

Mightyena is a Dark type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the Bite Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Ruby MIGHTYENA gives obvious signals when it is preparing to attack. It starts to growl deeply and then flattens its body. This POKéMON will bite savagely with its sharply pointed fangs.
Sapphire MIGHTYENA travel and act as a pack in the wild. The memory of its life in the wild compels the POKéMON to obey only those TRAINERS that it recognizes to possess superior skill.
FireRed
LeafGreen
It will always obey the commands of a skilled TRAINER. Its behavior arises from its living in packs in ancient times.
Emerald In the wild, MIGHTYENA live in a pack. They never defy their leader’s orders. They defeat foes with perfectly coordinated teamwork.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
It chases down prey in a pack. It will never disobey the commands of a skilled Trainer.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
It chases down prey in a pack of around ten. They defeat foes with perfectly coordinated teamwork.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It chases down prey in a pack. It will never disobey the commands of a skilled Trainer.
X It will always obey the commands of a skilled Trainer. Its behavior arises from its living in packs in ancient times.
Y It chases down prey in a pack of around ten. They defeat foes with perfectly coordinated teamwork.

Evolution chart

Poochyena
#261
Poochyena
Dark

(Level 18)
Mightyena
#262
Mightyena
Dark

Name origin

mighty
powerful
hyena
dog-like African mammal

Moves learned by Mightyena

Mightyena sprites

Normal
Black/White
Shiny
Black/White
Normal
HG/SS
Shiny
HG/SS
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Where to find Mightyena

Emerald Route 120, 121, 123
Diamond
Pearl
Route 214, 215
X
Y
Route 15 (Brun Way)