This Pinsir is a bug-type owned by Alva debuting in Volcanion and the Mechanical Marvel. It was temporarily used by James and is able to Mega Evolve. When it does, it changes into a bug/flying Pokémon.


Pinsir was loaned by Alva to James for capturing Magearna. James had Pinsir evolve into its Mega-evolved state and attack Ash and others to capture Magearna, however, it was quickly defeated by Volcanion.

Known moves

Move Episode/Chapter
Mega Pinsir Struggle Bug MS019
Hyper Beam Volcanion and the Mechanical Marvel
Struggle Bug Volcanion and the Mechanical Marvel
+ indicates this Pokémon used this move recently.*
- indicates this Pokémon normally can't use this move.


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