Magneton

Magneton is an Electric/Steel type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the Magnet Pokémon.

Prior to Generation 2, Magneton was a pure Electric type.

Pokédex entries

Red
Blue
Formed by several MAGNEMITEs linked together. They frequently appear when sunspots flare up.
Yellow Generates strange radio signals. It raises the temperature by 3.6F degrees within 3,300 feet.
Gold Three MAGNEMITE are linked by a strong magnetic force. Earaches will occur if you get too close.
Silver The MAGNEMITE are united by a magnetism so powerful, it dries all moisture in its vicinities.
Crystal When many MAGNETON gather together, the resulting magnetic storm disrupts radio waves.
Ruby MAGNETON emits a powerful magnetic force that is fatal to mechanical devices. As a result, large cities sound sirens to warn citizens of large-scale outbreaks of this POKéMON.
Sapphire MAGNETON emits a powerful magnetic force that is fatal to electronics and precision instruments. Because of this, it is said that some towns warn people to keep this POKéMON inside a POKé BALL.
FireRed A linked cluster formed of several MAGNEMITE. It discharges powerful magnetic waves at high voltage.
LeafGreen Formed by several MAGNEMITE linked together. They frequently appear when sunspots flare up.
Emerald It is actually three MAGNEMITE linked by magnetism. It generates powerful radio waves that raise temperatures by 3.6 degrees F within a 3,300-foot radius.
Diamond
Pearl
It is actually three MAGNEMITE linked by magnetism. A group can set off a magnetic storm.
Platinum Many mysteriously appear when more sunspots dot the sun. They stop TV sets from displaying properly.
HeartGold Three MAGNEMITE are linked by a strong magnetic force. Earaches will occur if you get too close.
SoulSilver The MAGNEMITE are united by a magnetism so powerful, it dries all moisture in its vicinity.
Black
White
Many mysteriously appear when more sunspots dot the sun. They stop TV sets from displaying properly.
Black 2
White 2
The stronger electromagnetic waves from the three linked Magnemite are enough to dry out surrounding moisture.
X A linked cluster formed of several Magnemite. It discharges powerful magnetic waves at high voltage.
Y Generates strange radio signals. It raises the temperature by 3.6 degrees Fahrenheit within 3,300 feet.
Omega Ruby Magneton emits a powerful magnetic force that is fatal to mechanical devices. As a result, large cities sound sirens to warn citizens of large-scale outbreaks of this Pokémon.
Alpha Sapphire Magneton emits a powerful magnetic force that is fatal to electronics and precision instruments. Because of this, it is said that some towns warn people to keep this Pokémon inside a Poké Ball.
Sun When three Magnemite link together, their brains also become one. They do not become three times more intelligent.
Moon It has about three times the electrical power of Magnemite. For some reason, outbreaks of this Pokémon happen when lots of sunspots appear.

Evolution chart

Magnemite
#081
Magnemite
Electric · Steel

(Level 30)
Magneton
#082
Magneton
Electric · Steel

(in a Magnetic Field area)
Magnezone
#462
Magnezone
Electric · Steel

Name origin

magnet
attracting object
ton
large or heavy object

Moves learned by Magneton

Magneton sprites

Type Generation 1 Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Magneton  sprite from Red & Blue Magneton  sprite from Silver Magneton  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Magneton  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Magneton  sprite from Black & White Magneton  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Magneton Shiny sprite from Silver Magneton Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Magneton Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Magneton Shiny sprite from Black & White Magneton Shiny sprite from X & Y

See all Magneton sprites

Where to find Magneton

Red
Blue
Yellow
Power Plant
Gold
Silver
Evolve Magnemite
Crystal Power Plant
Ruby
Sapphire
New Mauville
FireRed
LeafGreen
Cerulean Cave, Power Plant
Emerald New Mauville
Diamond
Pearl
Evolve Magnemite
Platinum Route 222, Victory Road
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Cerulean Cave, Power Plant
Black Trade/migrate from another game
White Evolve Magnemite
Black 2
White 2
P2 Laboratory
X
Y
Lost Hotel
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Magnemite
Sun
Moon
Evolve Magnemite