Skarmory

Skarmory is a Steel/Flying type Pokémon introduced in Generation 2. It is known as the Armor Bird Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Gold Its sturdy wings look heavy, but they are actually hollow and light, allowing it to fly freely in the sky.
Silver After nesting in bramble bushes, the wings of its chicks grow hard from scratches by thorns.
Crystal The feathers that it sheds are very sharp. It is said that people once used the feathers as swords.
Ruby SKARMORY is entirely encased in hard, protective armor. This POKéMON flies at close to 190 mph. It slashes foes with its wings that possess swordlike cutting edges.
Sapphire SKARMORY’s steel wings become tattered and bashed in from repeated battles. Once a year, the battered wings grow back completely, restoring the cutting edges to their pristine state.
FireRed After nesting in bramble bushes, the wings of its chicks grow hard from scratches by thorns.
LeafGreen Its sturdy wings look heavy, but its bones are hollow and light, allowing it to fly freely in the sky.
Emerald A POKéMON that has a body and wings of steel. People in the past used feathers fallen from SKARMORY to make swords and knives.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Despite being clad entirely in iron-hard armor, it flies at speeds over 180 mph.
HeartGold Its sturdy wings look heavy, but they are actually hollow and light, allowing it to fly freely in the sky.
SoulSilver After nesting in bramble bushes, the wings of its chicks grow hard from scratches by thorns.
Black
White
Despite being clad entirely in iron-hard armor, it flies at speeds over 180 mph.
Black 2
White 2
Its heavy-looking iron body is actually thin and light, so it can fly at speeds over 180 mph.
X After nesting in bramble bushes, the wings of its chicks grow hard from scratches by thorns.
Y Despite being clad entirely in iron-hard armor, it flies at speeds over 180 mph.

Evolution chart

  • Skarmory does not evolve.

Name origin

sky
the air, where birds fly
armory
storage unit for weapons

Moves learned by Skarmory

Skarmory sprites

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

Gold
Silver
Route 45
Crystal Route 45
Ruby
Sapphire
Route 113
FireRed
LeafGreen
Seavault Canyon
Emerald Route 113
Diamond
Pearl
Route 227, Stark Mountain
Platinum Route 227, Stark Mountain
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Route 45
Black 2
White 2
Reversal Mountain
X
Y
Victory Road