Mightyena

Mightyena is a Dark type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the Bite Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Ruby MIGHTYENA gives obvious signals when it is preparing to attack. It starts to growl deeply and then flattens its body. This POKéMON will bite savagely with its sharply pointed fangs.
Sapphire MIGHTYENA travel and act as a pack in the wild. The memory of its life in the wild compels the POKéMON to obey only those TRAINERS that it recognizes to possess superior skill.
FireRed
LeafGreen
It will always obey the commands of a skilled TRAINER. Its behavior arises from its living in packs in ancient times.
Emerald In the wild, MIGHTYENA live in a pack. They never defy their leader’s orders. They defeat foes with perfectly coordinated teamwork.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
It chases down prey in a pack. It will never disobey the commands of a skilled Trainer.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
It chases down prey in a pack of around ten. They defeat foes with perfectly coordinated teamwork.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It chases down prey in a pack. It will never disobey the commands of a skilled Trainer.
X It will always obey the commands of a skilled Trainer. Its behavior arises from its living in packs in ancient times.
Y It chases down prey in a pack of around ten. They defeat foes with perfectly coordinated teamwork.
Omega Ruby Mightyena gives obvious signals when it is preparing to attack. It starts to growl deeply and then flattens its body. This Pokémon will bite savagely with its sharply pointed fangs.
Alpha Sapphire Mightyena travel and act as a pack in the wild. The memory of its life in the wild compels the Pokémon to obey only those Trainers that it recognizes to possess superior skill.

Evolution chart

Poochyena
#261
Poochyena
Dark

(Level 18)
Mightyena
#262
Mightyena
Dark

Name origin

mighty
powerful
hyena
dog-like African mammal

Moves learned by Mightyena

Mightyena sprites

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

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Where to find Mightyena

Ruby
Sapphire
Evolve Poochyena
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Route 120, 121, 123
Diamond Route 214, 215
Pearl Trade/migrate from another game
Platinum
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Evolve Poochyena
Black Trade/migrate from another game
White Evolve Poochyena
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X Route 15
Y Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Poochyena
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game