Megahorn
メガホーン Megahorn
Mega Horn VIII.PNG
Introduced: Generation II
Battle Data
Type: Type Bug.gif
Category: Type Physical.gif
Power: 120
Accuracy: 85%
PP: 10 (Max. 16)
Priority: 0
Contact: Yes
Affected by
Magic Coat: No
Magic Bounce: No
Bright Powder: Yes
Detect/Protect: Yes
Snatch: No
Mirror Move: Yes
King's Rock: Yes
Contest Data
Contests (RSE)
Condition: Cool
Appeal: 2 ♥♥
Jam: 0
Works well if it's the same type as the one before.
Super Contests (DPPt)
Condition: Cool
Appeal: 2 ♥♥
Earn +3 if the Pokémon performs last in the turn.
Contest Spectaculars (ORAS)
Condition: Cool
Appeal: 3 ♥♥♥
Jam: 0
An appealing move that can be used repeatedly without boring the audience.

Megahorn is a Bug-type move introduced in Generation II. It was the signature move of Heracross until Generation IV.

Description

Games Description
GSC A powerful charge attack.
RSE A brutal ramming attack using out-thrust horns.
FRLG A brutal ramming attack delivered with a tough and impressive horn.
DPPt Utilizing its tough and impressive horn, the user rams into the foe with no letup.
HGSS
BWB2W2
XYORAS
SMUSUMPE
SWSH
Using its tough and impressive horn, the user rams into the target with no letup.

Effect

In battle

Megahorn does damage to the target. In a Double Battle, Megahorn can target any Pokémon around the user. In a Triple Battle, Megahorn can only target a Pokémon that's adjacent to the user.

Learnset

By leveling up

Pokémon Type Egg groups Level
VI VII VIII
034.png Nidoking poison/ground 43 FRLG 58 58
078.png Rapidash fire 1 1
111.png Rhyhorn ground/rock 57 57 67
112.png Rhydon ground/rock 66 57 77
118.png Goldeen water 57 FRLG 51 57
119.png Seaking water 69 FRLG 63 72
214.png Heracross bug/fighting 54 53 55 55 BW
46 B2W2
464.png Rhyperior ground/rock 57 77
503.png Samurott water 1
545.png Scolipede bug/poison 1
586.png Sawsbuck normal/grass 1
626.png Bouffalant normal 41
716.png Xerneas fairy
787.png Tapu Bulu grass/fairy
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

By breeding

Pokémon Type Egg Groups Father
IV V VI VII VIII
167.png Spinarak bug/poison 214.png545.png 214.png545.png
214.png Heracross bug/fighting 214.png545.png 214.png545.png 214.png545.png
234.png Stantler normal (HGSS)
034.png078.png111.png
112.png464.png
034.png078.png111.png
112.png464.png503.png
586.png626.png
034.png078.png111.png
112.png464.png503.png
586.png626.png
034.png078.png111.png
112.png464.png503.png
586.png626.png
359.png Absol dark (HGSS)
034.png078.png111.png
112.png464.png
034.png078.png111.png
112.png464.png503.png
586.png626.png
034.png078.png111.png
112.png464.png503.png
586.png626.png
034.png078.png111.png
112.png464.png503.png
586.png626.png
588.png Karrablast bug 214.png545.png 214.png545.png 214.png545.png
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
* indicates a Pokémon that can only learn this move through chain breeding.

Gallery

Main games

Main series

Pokémon Adventures

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