Salamence

Salamence is a Dragon/Flying type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the Dragon Pokémon.

Salamence has a Mega Evolution, available from Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire onwards.

Pokédex entries

Ruby SALAMENCE came about as a result of a strong, long-held dream of growing wings. It is said that this powerful desire triggered a sudden mutation in this POKéMON’s cells, causing it to sprout its magnificent wings.
Sapphire By evolving into SALAMENCE, this POKéMON finally realizes its long-held dream of growing wings. To express its joy, it flies and wheels all over the sky while spouting flames from its mouth.
FireRed
LeafGreen
It becomes uncontrollable if it is enraged. It destroys everything with shredding claws and fire.
Emerald After many long years, its cellular structure underwent a sudden mutation to grow wings. When angered, it loses all thought and rampages out of control.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
As a result of its long-held dream of flying, its cellular structure changed, and wings grew out.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
It’s uncontrollable if enraged. It flies around spouting flames and scorching fields and mountains.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
As a result of its long-held dream of flying, its cellular structure changed, and wings grew out.
X It becomes uncontrollable if it is enraged. It destroys everything with shredding claws and fire.
Y It’s uncontrollable if enraged. It flies around spouting flames and scorching fields and mountains.
Omega Ruby Salamence came about as a result of a strong, long-held dream of growing wings. It is said that this powerful desire triggered a sudden mutation in this Pokémon’s cells, causing it to sprout its magnificent wings.
Alpha Sapphire By evolving into Salamence, this Pokémon finally realizes its long-held dream of growing wings. To express its joy, it flies and wheels all over the sky while spouting flames from its mouth.
Sun When angered, it loses all sense of itself and destroys everything around it. The destruction will continue until Salamence has tired itself out.
Moon It flies around on its wings, which have grown in at last. In its happiness, it gushes hot flames, burning up the fields it passes over.

Evolution chart

Bagon
#371
Bagon
Dragon

(Level 30)
Shelgon
#372
Shelgon
Dragon

(Level 50)
Salamence
#373
Salamence
Dragon · Flying

Name origin

salamander
lizard-like amphibian
menace
brutal, violent

Moves learned by Salamence

Salamence sprites

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

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Where to find Salamence

Ruby
Sapphire
Evolve Bagon/Shelgon
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Evolve Bagon/Shelgon
Diamond Trade/migrate from another game
Pearl
Platinum
Evolve Bagon/Shelgon
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Trade/migrate from another game
Black Trade/migrate from another game
White Evolve Bagon/Shelgon
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Bagon/Shelgon
Sun
Moon
Route 3