(Pokémon Gold, Silver and Crystal Versions)

Steelix is a Steel/Ground-type Pokémon.

Onix evolves into Steelix when traded holding Metal Coat. Steelix does not evolve.


Gold Silver Crystal
Steelix sprite
shiny Steelix sprite
Steelix sprite
shiny Steelix sprite
Steelix sprite
shiny Steelix sprite

Base Stats

Special Attack55
Special Defense65


Number 208: Steelix, the Iron Snake Pokémon. Height: 30'2", Weight: 882.0lbs.

Gold Silver Crystal
Its body has been
compressed deep
under the ground.
As a result, it is
even harder than a
It is said that if
an ONIX lives for
over 100 years,
its composition
changes to become
The many small
metal particles
that cover this
POKéMON's body
reflect bright
light well.


Steelix can use the following moves:

Move Learnt
Cut from HM01
Strength from HM04
Tackle at level 1
Screech at level 1
Bind at level 10
Rock Throw at level 14
Harden at level 23
Rage at level 27
Sandstorm at level 36
Slam at level 40
Crunch at level 49
Headbutt from TM02
Curse from TM03
Rollout from TM04
Roar from TM05
Toxic from TM06
Rock Smash from TM08
Hidden Power from TM10
Sunny Day from TM11
Snore from TM13
Hyper Beam from TM15
Protect from TM17
Endure from TM20
Frustration from TM21
Iron Tail from TM23
Dragonbreath from TM24
Earthquake from TM26
Return from TM27
Dig from TM28
Mud-slap from TM31
Double Team from TM32
Swagger from TM34
Sleep Talk from TM35
Sandstorm from TM37
Defense Curl from TM40
Rest from TM44
Attract from TM45

Show information about:
Generation I: Red Blue Yellow
Generation II: Gold Silver Crystal

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