Genesect

Genesect is a Bug/Steel type Pokémon introduced in Generation 5. It is known as the Paleozoic Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Black Over 300 million years ago, it was feared as the strongest of hunters. It has been modified by Team Plasma.
White This ancient bug Pokémon was altered by Team Plasma. They upgraded the cannon on its back.
Black 2
White 2
This Pokémon existed 300 million years ago. Team Plasma altered it and attached a cannon to its back.
X
Omega Ruby
This ancient bug Pokémon was altered by Team Plasma. They upgraded the cannon on its back.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
This Pokémon existed 300 million years ago. Team Plasma altered it and attached a cannon to its back.

Evolution chart

  • Genesect does not evolve.

Name origin

genetic
of or relating to DNA
insect
a bug

Moves learned by Genesect

Genesect sprites

Type Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Genesect  sprite from Black & White Genesect  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Genesect Shiny sprite from Black & White Genesect Shiny sprite from X & Y

See all Genesect sprites

Where to find Genesect

Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
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