The Best Legendary Steel Type Pokemon Ever - Ranked

If you want to add the best legendary steel type Pokemon to your team, look no further! These rare legendary, mythical and Ultra Beast Pokemon have some of the best stats, move pools & abilities of all steel types which allow them to thrive in competitive battling and general game-play.


10. Magearna

best legendary steel type pokemon - magearna

Magearna is an artificial Pokémon who, while constructed more than 500 years ago, can understand human speech but cannot itself speak.


Good attacks for Magearna: thunder bolt, ice beam, focus blast, flash cannon, volt switch, gear shift


9. Kartana

best legendary steel type pokemon - kartana

Kartana is an Ultra Beast Pokemon whose body, which is as thin as paper, is like a sharpened sword.


Good attacks for Kartana: leaf blade, sacred sword, knock off, smart strike, giga impact, defog


8. Celesteela

best legendary steel type pokemon - celesteela

Celesteela is one of the dangerous Ultra Beast Pokemon, high energy readings can be detected coming from both of its huge arms.


Good attacks for Celesteela: heavy slam, flamethrower, earthquake, leech seed, toxic


7. Heatran

Heatran dwells in volcanic caves. It digs in with its cross-shaped feet to crawl on ceilings and walls.


Good attacks for Heatran: magma storm, flash cannon, solar beam, lava plume, earth power, toxic, stealth rocks


6. Genesect

best legendary steel type pokemon - genesect

Genesect is an ancient bug Pokémon who was altered by Team Plasma. They upgraded the cannon on its back with the latest technology.


Good attacks for Genesect: U-turn, iron head, extreme speed, explosion, flamethrower


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5. Jirachi

best legendary steel type pokemon - jirachi

A legend states that Jirachi will make true any wish that is written on notes attached to its head when it awakens. If this Pokémon senses danger, it will fight without awakening.


Good attacks for Jirachi: iron head, U-turn, fire punch, healing wish, wish, stealth rock, thunder wave, toxic


4. Zamazenta

best legendary steel type pokemon - zamazenta

In times past, Zamazenta worked together with a king of the people to save the Galar region. It absorbs metal that it then uses in battle.


Good attacks for Zamazenta: close combat, crunch, wild charge, psychic fangs


3. Solgaleo

best legendary steel type pokemon - solgaleo

Solgaleo is said to live in another world. The intense light it radiates from the surface of its body can make the darkest of nights light up like midday.


Good attacks for Solgaleo: sunsteel strike, flare blitz, earthquake, stone edge, wild charge, toxic


2. Zacian

best legendary steel type pokemon - zacian

Known as a legendary hero, Zacian absorbs metal particles, transforming them into a weapon it uses to battle.


Good attacks for Zacian: behemoth blade, close combat, crunch, wild charge, play rough, swords dance


1. Dialga

best legendary steel type pokemon - dialga

Dialga is a Pokemon who was spoken of in legend. It is said that time began moving when it was born.


Good attacks for Dialga: draco meteor, fire blast, thunder, stealth rocks, toxic



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