Mawile

Mawile is a Steel/Fairy type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the Deceiver Pokémon.

Mawile has a Mega Evolution, available from X & Y onwards.

Pokédex data

National № 303
Type Steel Fairy
Species Deceiver Pokémon
Height 0.6 m (2′00″)
Weight 11.5 kg (25.4 lbs)
Abilities 1. Hyper Cutter
2. Intimidate
Sheer Force (hidden ability)
Local № 069 (Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald)
063 (X/Y — Coastal Kalos)
071 (Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire)
125 (U.Sun/U.Moon — Alola dex)
295 (Sword/Shield)
175 (The Crown Tundra)

Training

EV yield 1 Attack, 1 Defense
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 133
Growth Rate Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Fairy, Field
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 20 (4,884–5,140 steps)

Base stats

HP 50
210 304
Attack 85
157 295
Defense 85
157 295
Sp. Atk 55
103 229
Sp. Def 55
103 229
Speed 50
94 218
Total 380 Min Max

The ranges shown on the right are for a level 100 Pokémon. Maximum values are based on a beneficial nature, 252 EVs, 31 IVs; minimum values are based on a hindering nature, 0 EVs, 0 IVs.

Type defenses

The effectiveness of each type on Mawile.

Pokédex data

National № 303
Type Steel Fairy
Species Deceiver Pokémon
Height 1.0 m (3′03″)
Weight 23.5 kg (51.8 lbs)
Abilities 1. Huge Power
Local № 069 (Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald)
063 (X/Y — Coastal Kalos)
071 (Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire)
125 (U.Sun/U.Moon — Alola dex)
295 (Sword/Shield)
175 (The Crown Tundra)

Training

EV yield 1 Attack, 1 Defense
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 168
Growth Rate Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Fairy, Field
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 20 (4,884–5,140 steps)

Base stats

HP 50
210 304
Attack 105
193 339
Defense 125
229 383
Sp. Atk 55
103 229
Sp. Def 95
175 317
Speed 50
94 218
Total 480 Min Max

The ranges shown on the right are for a level 100 Pokémon. Maximum values are based on a beneficial nature, 252 EVs, 31 IVs; minimum values are based on a hindering nature, 0 EVs, 0 IVs.

Type defenses

The effectiveness of each type on Mawile.

Evolution chart

Mawile changes

Pokédex entries

Mawile

Ruby MAWILE’s huge jaws are actually steel horns that have been transformed. Its docile-looking face serves to lull its foe into letting down its guard. When the foe least expects it, MAWILE chomps it with its gaping jaws.
Sapphire Don’t be taken in by this POKéMON’s cute face - it’s very dangerous. MAWILE fools the foe into letting down its guard, then chomps down with its massive jaws. The steel jaws are really horns that have been transformed.
FireRed
LeafGreen
It uses its docile-looking face to lull foes into complacency, then bites with its huge, relentless jaws.
Emerald Its giant jaws are actually steel horns that transformed. It fools foes into complacency with its adorable gestures, then chomps them with its huge jaws.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Attached to its head is a huge set of jaws formed by horns. It can chew through iron beams.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
It chomps with its gaping mouth. Its huge jaws are actually steel horns that have been transformed.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Attached to its head is a huge set of jaws formed by horns. It can chew through iron beams.
X It uses its docile-looking face to lull foes into complacency, then bites with its huge, relentless jaws.
Y Attached to its head is a huge set of jaws formed by horns. It can chew through iron beams.
Omega Ruby Mawile’s huge jaws are actually steel horns that have been transformed. Its docile-looking face serves to lull its foe into letting down its guard. When the foe least expects it, Mawile chomps it with its gaping jaws.
Alpha Sapphire Don’t be taken in by this Pokémon’s cute face—it’s very dangerous. Mawile fools the foe into letting down its guard, then chomps down with its massive jaws. The steel jaws are really horns that have been transformed.
Ultra Sun A cunning and terrifying Pokémon, its cuteness makes opponents let down their guard—and then it swallows them whole with its huge jaws.
Ultra Moon It has two mouths. The big jaws on the back of its head can’t taste anything, so that’s the mouth it uses to eat foods it doesn’t like.
Sword It uses its docile-looking face to lull foes into complacency, then bites with its huge, relentless jaws.
Shield It chomps with its gaping mouth. Its huge jaws are actually steel horns that have been transformed.
Brilliant Diamond
Shining Pearl
Attached to its head is a huge set of jaws formed by horns. It can chew through iron beams.

Mega Mawile

Ultra Sun It has an extremely vicious disposition. It grips prey in its two sets of jaws and tears them apart with raw power.
Ultra Moon Its two sets of jaws thrash about violently as if they each had a will of their own. One gnash from them can turn a boulder to dust.

Moves learned by Mawile

Moves learnt by level up

Mawile learns the following moves in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AstonishGhostPhysical 30 100
1GrowlNormalStatus 100
4Fairy WindFairySpecial 40 100
8Baton PassNormalStatus
12BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
16Spit UpNormalSpecial 100
16StockpileNormalStatus
16SwallowNormalStatus
20Sucker PunchDarkPhysical 70 100
24Iron DefenseSteelStatus
28CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
32Sweet ScentNormalStatus 100
36Iron HeadSteelPhysical 80 100
40TauntDarkStatus 100
44Fake TearsDarkStatus 100
48Play RoughFairyPhysical 90 90

Egg moves

Mawile learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Mawile egg moves page.

Moves learnt by TM

Mawile is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl:

Moves learnt by TR

Mawile cannot be taught any TR moves in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl.

Moves learnt by level up

Mawile learns the following moves in Pokémon Sword & Shield at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AstonishGhostPhysical 30 100
1GrowlNormalStatus 100
4Fairy WindFairySpecial 40 100
8Baton PassNormalStatus
12BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
16Spit UpNormalSpecial 100
16StockpileNormalStatus
16SwallowNormalStatus
20Sucker PunchDarkPhysical 70 100
24Iron DefenseSteelStatus
28CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
32Sweet ScentNormalStatus 100
36Iron HeadSteelPhysical 80 100
40TauntDarkStatus 100
44Fake TearsDarkStatus 100
48Play RoughFairyPhysical 90 90

Egg moves

Mawile learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Sword & Shield. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Mawile egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Ancient PowerRockSpecial 60 100
Power-Up PunchFightingPhysical 40 100
Seismic TossFightingPhysical 100
SlamNormalPhysical 80 75
TickleNormalStatus 100

Moves learnt by TM

Mawile is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Sword & Shield:

Moves learnt by TR

Mawile is compatible with these Technical Records in Pokémon Sword & Shield:

Mawile sprites

Type Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8
Normal Mawile  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Mawile  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Mawile  sprite from Black & White Mawile  sprite from X & Y Mawile  sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon Mawile  sprite from Sword & Shield
Shiny Mawile Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Mawile Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Mawile Shiny sprite from Black & White Mawile Shiny sprite from X & Y Mawile Shiny sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon

Where to find Mawile

Ruby Cave of Origin, Granite Cave, Sky Pillar, Victory Road
Sapphire
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Victory Road
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Iron Island
HeartGold Trade/migrate from another game
SoulSilver Route 9
Black
White
Challenger's Cave
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Glittering Cave
Omega Ruby Cave of Origin, Granite Cave, Sky Pillar, Victory Road
Alpha Sapphire Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Ten Carat Hill
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword Bridge Field, Dusty Bowl, Lakeside Cave
Shield Location data not yet available
Brilliant Diamond Dazzling Cave, Stargleam Cavern
Shining Pearl Location data not yet available

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Mawile
Japanese クチート (Kucheat)
German Flunkifer
French Mysdibule

Name origin

maw
the jaw of a voracious mammal
wile
deceitful cunning, trickery