'Pokemon Sun and Moon' Cheats, Tips & Tricks: Where To Get Metal Coat, Item Stealing Moves & What Is It Used For?

By Switchy Sam , Updated Dec 02, 2016 09:44 AM EST

"Pokemon Sun and Moon" are played by millions of fans and players are slowly uncovering its secrets and tips to make easy progress in the said game. Now, evolutions of Pokemon are prioritized by some to keep track on their Pokedex and to increase the diversity of their owned Pokemon.

Taking into focus the evolutions of Pokemon, players commonly perceive Pokemon to evolve when they have enough ranks in level. However, it is always not the case in "Pokemon Sun and Moon," hardcore players already know it as well. Now, getting a Metal Coat is not that hard because this item can be obtained by using Thief on a Magnemite, which happens to hold the item.

Two moves that can be used to obtain Metal Coat

To obtain the Metal Coat as based on one article from Tech Mic, players can encounter the Pokemon Magnemite near the Pokemon Center with a patch of grass, which is also near Route 1. There are two ways a player can obtain Metal Coat in "Pokemon Sun and Moon" and this is through the moves Thief and Frisk.

First, any Pokemon that can Thief is eligible to obtain the item such as Butterfree, Exeggutor, and much more. On the other hand, players might want to bring an Exeggutor that has the move Frisk to safely obtain the item without killing the wild Magnemite. Once players obtain the item, they can run from battle and the process is finished. Metal Coat is already obtained.

Evolutions that need Metal Coat

Now, Metal Coat can be held by Pokemon such as Onix or Scyther. The same as the previous version, these two Pokemon will evolve to a steel-type Pokemon because of the item and when they are traded. Once traded, these Pokemon will evolve into Steelix and Scizor.

These are one of the strong Pokemon that can be used to battle and are present in the early stages of Pokemon versions. Finally, players can obtain numerous copies of Metal Coat, depending if the wild Magnemite holds it just like other Pokemon that holds certain items.

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