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Magneton
Electric Type
Steel Type
Magnet Pokémon
Hisuian Pokedex: #178

Pokemon Legends Arceus Magneton is a Electric and Steel Type Magnet Pokémon with a Medium Fast growth rate and a 2 Special Attack EV Yield. Magneton can be found with Magnet Pull, Sturdy and Analytic as an Ability; we recommend the Modest Nature, based on 465 total combined Base Stats in PLA.

Navigate this Magneton Guide using the links below.

Magneton Stats and Abilities

Based on Magneton Base IVs we consider this pokemon C-Tier choice. Magneton Highest IV Stat is Special Attack (120) and the Lowest being Attack (60).

Magneton Stats
Rank Stat Value
F
HP
50
E
Attack
60
D
Defense
95
S
Special Attack
120
E
Special Defense
70
E
Speed
70
C
Total
465
Magneton Details
Magneton Detail
Best Nature
Modest
+10% Special Attack
-10% Attack
Liked Foods
Caught in the Wild Held Item Chance
Catch Rate60 (7.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Egg Groups
Mineral
Magneton Abilities
Abilities Description
Ability 1
Magnet Pull
Magnet Pull prevents Steel type Pokémon from switching out of battle or fleeing.
Ability 2
Sturdy
Sturdy allows the Pokémon to survive with 1 HP if attacked at full HP with an attack that would otherwise knock it out. It also prevents One-Hit-KO moves (Fissure, Horn Drill, Guillotine or Sheer Cold).
Hidden Ability
Analytic
Boosts move power when the Pokémon moves last.

How To Evolve Magneton in Pokemon Legends Arceus

Magnemite requires (Level 30) to evolve into Magneton and then Mount Coronet to evolve into Magnezone.

Magneton Evolutions
Base Form Evolution Requirement First Evolution Evolution Requirement Final Evolution
Magnemite
Electric TypeSteel Type
Level 30
Magneton
Electric TypeSteel Type
Mount Coronet
Magnezone
Electric TypeSteel Type
Magneton Evolution Stat Changes
Evolutions Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
Magnemite
325
25
35
95
70
55
45
Stat Change
+140
+25
+25
+25
+25
+15
+25
Magneton
465
50
60
120
95
70
70
Stat Change
+70
+20
+10
+10
+20
+20
+10
Magnezone
535
70
70
130
115
90
60

Where To Find Magneton Locations in Pokemon Legends Arceus

List of Locations where you can find and catch Magneton in PLA.

Magneton has 1 spawn locations in Pokemon Legends Arceus. You can find the Unevolved form Lv. 30 - 38 Magnezone, within the Spring Path location via Space-Time Distortions.

Cobalt Coastlands Magneton Locations
Pokemon Spawns Location How To Catch
Magnemite
Electric TypeSteel Type
Lv. 30 - 33
Cobalt Coastlands
Ginkgo Landing
Space-Time Distortions
Very Common
Magnemite
Electric TypeSteel Type
Lv. 30 - 33
Cobalt Coastlands
Spring Path
Space-Time Distortions
Very Common
Magneton
Electric TypeSteel Type
Lv. 30 - 33
Cobalt Coastlands
Ginkgo Landing
Space-Time Distortions
Common
Magneton
Electric TypeSteel Type
Lv. 30 - 33
Cobalt Coastlands
Spring Path
Space-Time Distortions
Common
Magnezone
Electric TypeSteel Type
Lv. 30 - 38
Cobalt Coastlands
Ginkgo Landing
Space-Time Distortions
Very Rare
Magnezone
Electric TypeSteel Type
Lv. 30 - 38
Cobalt Coastlands
Spring Path
Space-Time Distortions
Very Rare

Pokemon LA Magneton Weakness

Magneton is a Electric and Steel Type pokemon. This will cause Magneton to take More Damage from Fighting, Fire, Ground Type Moves, and Less Damage from Electric, Normal, Rock, Bug, Grass, Psychic, Ice, Dragon, Fairy, Poison, Flying, Steel Type moves.

Magneton Type Weakness
Damage Types
4.0x
More Damage
Ground
2.0x
More Damage
Fighting
Fire
0.5x
Less Damage
Electric
Normal
Rock
Bug
Grass
Psychic
Ice
Dragon
Fairy
0.25x
Less Damage
Flying
Steel
Immune to Damage
Poison

What pokemon is Magneton Weak Against?

Magneton Weak Against
Tier Pokemon
A
Magmortar
Fire Type
A
Infernape
Fire Type
Fighting Type
A
Hisuian Typhlosion
Fire Type
Ghost Type
B
Hippowdon
Ground Type
B
Flareon
Fire Type

What pokemon is Magneton Strong Against?

Magneton Strong Against
Tier Pokemon
S
Arceus
Normal Type
S
Giratina Origin
Ghost Type
Dragon Type
S
Dialga
Steel Type
Dragon Type
S
Palkia
Water Type
Dragon Type
S
Giratina Altered
Ghost Type
Dragon Type

How To Complete Magneton Research Tasks in PLA

Research Task Task 1 Task 2 Task 3 Task 4 Task 5 Task 6 Task 7
Number caught124610
Times you have seen it use Spark1361225
Times you have seen it use Tri Attack1361225
Times you've seen it use an agile style move1361225
Number you've evolved123

Best Magneton Moves in Pokemon Legends Arceus

Best Moveset for Magneton Lv Up Moves based on Power.

Magneton Best Moves
Level Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
43
Thunder
Special
165
70 10 May paralyze opponent.
34
Thunderbolt
Special
135
100 15 May paralyze opponent.
25
Flash Cannon
Special
120
100 10 May lower opponent's Special Defense.
25
Tri Attack
Special
80
100 10 May paralyze, burn or freeze opponent.
STAB: (Same Type Attack Bonus) When a Pokemon uses a Move Type that is the Same as the Pokemon's Type, it will receive a 50% Bonus to Power. Moves Affected by this Highlighted in Bold
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Magneton Level Up Moves in PLA

List of Moves Magneton can learn by reaching higher levels in Pokemon Legends Arceus. Level Requirements within (#) are the Level you (Master) the move at; this allows you to use the move in Agile and Strong Stance.

Magneton Level Up Moves
Level Move Description
1
(10)
Thunder Shock
Electric Type
Power:
60
Acc: 100
PP: 30
Special

May paralyze opponent.
6
(15)
Tackle
Normal Type
Power: 40
Acc: 100
PP: 35
Physical

A physical attack in which the user charges and slams into the target with its whole body.
11
(20)
Thunder Wave
Electric Type
Power: —
Acc: 90
PP: 20
Status

Paralyzes opponent.
18
(28)
Spark
Electric Type
Power:
97.5
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

May paralyze opponent.
25
(35)
Flash Cannon
Steel Type
Power:
120
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May lower opponent's Special Defense.
25
(35)
Tri Attack
Normal Type
Power: 80
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May paralyze, burn or freeze opponent.
34
(45)
Thunderbolt
Electric Type
Power:
135
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Special

May paralyze opponent.
43
(54)
Thunder
Electric Type
Power:
165
Acc: 70
PP: 10
Special

May paralyze opponent.
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Magneton Move Shop Attacks in PLA

List of Moves Magneton can learn from the Move Shop.

Magneton Move Shop Moves
Move Shop Description
Swift
Normal Type
Power: 60
Acc: —
PP: 20
Special

Ignores Accuracy and Evasiveness.
Tri Attack
Normal Type
Power: 80
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May paralyze, burn or freeze opponent.
Rest
Psychic Type
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

User sleeps for 2 turns, but user is fully healed.
Charge Beam
Electric Type
Power:
75
Acc: 90
PP: 10
Special

May raise user's Special Attack.
Flash Cannon
Steel Type
Power:
120
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May lower opponent's Special Defense.
Giga Impact
Normal Type
Power: 150
Acc: 90
PP: 5
Physical

User must recharge next turn.
Wild Charge
Electric Type
Power:
135
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

User receives recoil damage.
Hyper Beam
Normal Type
Power: 150
Acc: 90
PP: 5
Special

User must recharge next turn.
Thunderbolt
Electric Type
Power:
135
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Special

May paralyze opponent.
Steel Beam
Steel Type
Power:
210
Acc: 95
PP: 5
Special

User loses 50% of its HP.
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Pokemon similar to Magneton based on Electric Type
Similar Electric Pokemon
TIER Pokemon Type Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
S
Thundurus Therian-Pokemon-Image
Thundurus Therian
ELECTRIC-Type FLYING-Type 580 79 105 145 70 80 101
S
Thundurus-Pokemon-Image
Thundurus
ELECTRIC-Type FLYING-Type 580 79 115 125 70 80 111
A
Electivire-Pokemon-Image
Electivire
ELECTRIC-Type 540 75 123 95 67 85 95
A
Magnezone-Pokemon-Image
Magnezone
ELECTRIC-Type STEEL-Type 535 70 70 130 115 90 60
B
Jolteon-Pokemon-Image
Jolteon
ELECTRIC-Type 525 65 65 110 60 95 130
Pokemon similar to Magneton based on Steel Type
Similar Steel Pokemon
TIER Pokemon Type Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
S
Origin Dialga-Pokemon-Image
Origin Dialga
STEEL-Type DRAGON-Type 680 100 100 150 120 120 90
S
Dialga-Pokemon-Image
Dialga
STEEL-Type DRAGON-Type 680 100 120 150 120 100 90
S
Hisuian Goodra-Pokemon-Image
Hisuian Goodra
DRAGON-Type STEEL-Type 600 80 100 110 100 150 60
S
Heatran-Pokemon-Image
Heatran
FIRE-Type STEEL-Type 600 91 90 130 106 106 77
A
Magnezone-Pokemon-Image
Magnezone
ELECTRIC-Type STEEL-Type 535 70 70 130 115 90 60
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