Rayquaza

Rayquaza is a Dragon/Flying type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the Sky High Pokémon.

Rayquaza has a Mega Evolution, available from Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire onwards.

Pokédex entries

Ruby RAYQUAZA lived for hundreds of millions of years in the earth’s ozone layer, never descending to the ground. This POKéMON appears to feed on water and particles in the atmosphere.
Sapphire RAYQUAZA is said to have lived for hundreds of millions of years in the earth’s ozone layer, above the clouds. Its existence had been completely unknown because it lived so high in the sky.
FireRed
LeafGreen
It has lived for hundreds of millions of years in the ozone layer. Its flying form looks like a meteor.
Emerald A POKéMON that flies endlessly in the ozone layer. It is said it would descend to the ground if KYOGRE and GROUDON were to fight.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
It lives in the ozone layer far above the clouds and cannot be seen from the ground.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
It flies in the ozone layer, way up high in the sky. Until recently, no one had ever seen it.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It lives in the ozone layer far above the clouds and cannot be seen from the ground.
X It lives in the ozone layer far above the clouds and cannot be seen from the ground.
Y It flies in the ozone layer, way up high in the sky. Until recently, no one had ever seen it.
Omega Ruby Rayquaza is said to have lived for hundreds of millions of years. Legends remain of how it put to rest the clash between Kyogre and Groudon.
Alpha Sapphire It flies forever through the ozone layer, consuming meteoroids for sustenance. The many meteoroids in its body provide the energy it needs to Mega Evolve.

Evolution chart

  • Rayquaza does not evolve.

Name origin

ray
beam of light
quasar
distant star

Moves learned by Rayquaza

Rayquaza sprites

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

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Where to find Rayquaza

Ruby
Sapphire
Sky Pillar
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Sky Pillar
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
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HeartGold
SoulSilver
Embedded Tower
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
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