Mightyena

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

Pokédex data

National № 262
Type Dark
Species Bite Pokémon
Height 3′03″ (1.0 m)
Weight 81.6 lbs (37.0 kg)
Abilities 1. Intimidate
2. Quick Feet
Moxie (hidden ability)
Local № 011 (Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald)
045 (X/Y — Mountain Kalos)
011 (Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire)

Training

EV yield 2 Attack
Catch rate 127 (16.6% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 147
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Field
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 15 (3,599–3,855 steps)

Base stats

HP 70
250 344
Attack 90
166 306
Defense 70
130 262
Sp. Atk 60
112 240
Sp. Def 60
112 240
Speed 70
130 262
Total 420 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 Mightyena.

Evolution chart

(Level 18)

Mightyena changes

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.

Moves learned by Mightyena

Moves learnt by level up

Mightyena learns the following moves in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1BiteDark 60 100
1CrunchDark 80 100
1Fire FangFire 65 95
1HowlNormal
1Ice FangIce 65 95
1Sand AttackGround 100
1SnarlDark 55 95
1TackleNormal 40 100
1ThiefDark 60 100
1Thunder FangElectric 65 95
4HowlNormal
7Sand AttackGround 100
10BiteDark 60 100
13Odor SleuthNormal
16RoarNormal
20SwaggerNormal 85
24AssuranceDark 60 100
28Scary FaceNormal 100
32EmbargoDark 100
36TauntDark 100
40CrunchDark 80 100
44YawnNormal
48Take DownNormal 90 85
52Sucker PunchDark 70 100
56Play RoughFairy 90 90

Moves learnt on evolution

Mightyena learns the following moves when it evolves in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon (regardless of level).

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
SnarlDark 55 95

Egg moves

Mightyena learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Mightyena egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AstonishGhost 30 100
CovetNormal 60 100
Fire FangFire 65 95
Ice FangIce 65 95
LeerNormal 100
Me FirstNormal
Play RoughFairy 90 90
Poison FangPoison 50 100
Sleep TalkNormal
SnatchDark
Sucker PunchDark 70 100
Thunder FangElectric 65 95
YawnNormal

Move Tutor moves

Mightyena can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CovetNormal 60 100
Foul PlayDark 95 100
Hyper VoiceNormal 90 100
Iron TailSteel 100 75
Laser FocusNormal
SnatchDark
SnoreNormal 50 100
SpiteGhost 100
Super FangNormal 90
Throat ChopDark 80 100
UproarNormal 90 100

Moves learnt by TM

Mightyena is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
5RoarNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
12TauntDark 100
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
41TormentDark 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
63EmbargoDark 100
66PaybackDark 50 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
95SnarlDark 55 95
97Dark PulseDark 80 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Mightyena can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
CounterFighting 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
Psych UpNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
DigGround 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
IncinerateFire 60 100 Generation 6 — TM
RetaliateNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
StrengthNormal 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

Mightyena does not learn any level up moves in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee.

Moves learnt by TM

Mightyena does not learn any HMs in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee.

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

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
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Location data not yet available

Other languages

English Mightyena
Japanese グラエナ (Graena)
German Magnayen
French Grahyèna

Name origin

mighty
powerful
hyena
dog-like African mammal