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Great Marsh Daily Pokemon List and Guide

This is a map and walkthrough for Great Marsh, the Sinnoh region's very own safari zone in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl (BDSP). Learn about the mechanics of the Great Marsh, the Great Marsh Daily Pokemon, what Pokemon are found in each area, and what trainers, items, and events are encountered here.

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Great Marsh Map and Items

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Great Marsh Daily Pokemon

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Pokemon BDSP Getting Defog from Great Marsh

Upon entering the Great Marsh, you'll find an Ace Trainer to your right. Talk to the trainer to get the TM Defog .

This move is very important in order for you to progress through the game so don't forget to get this TM!

Great Marsh Guide and Mechanics

How to enter the great marsh.

You'll find a gate to the Great Marsh at the northern area of Pastoria City . You need to pay a ₽500 fee before you can enter the Great Marsh. Talk to the receptionist and pay the fee to receive 30 Safari Balls , which you can use to capture Pokemon inside the Great Marsh Safari Zone.

The session will end if you use up all 30 Safari Balls or take more than 500 steps.

Some Pokemon in the Great Marsh Change Daily

Six special Pokemon will appear everyday, one for each area of the Great Marsh. Take note that you may have the same special Pokemon for different areas . These six Pokemon change daily and some are exclusive to the Great Marsh.

To view the Daily Pokemon found in the Great Marsh, you can look through the binoculars on the second floor of the lobby. It will only show a random Pokemon from 5 of the areas in the Great Marsh, so you may need to look through it several times to find all six of your Daily Pokemon.

Changing the date on your Nintendo Switch will not affect the Daily Pokemon in the Great Marsh.

View Pokemon in the Great Marsh with Binoculars

Great Marsh Binoculars

You can view the Pokemon you can encounter in all the areas in the Great Marsh by going to the second floor of the lobby in the building and paying ₽100 to use the binoculars. All 3 Binoculars can scan the entire Great Marsh , so it does not matter which one you choose.

Each time you view the binoculars, you will be shown 5 Pokemon from 5 of the different areas in the Great Marsh. There is a chance that you could view one of your 6 Daily Pokemon from the binoculars. If you do not find any of your Daily Pokemon, you can pay another ₽100 to look through the binoculars again.

List of Great Marsh Binocular Backgrounds

The binoculars will show you Pokemon from 5 random areas of the Great Marsh, so it may be difficult to tell what area you are looking at through the binoculars. You can use this list of binocular backgrounds to find out what area each one corresponds to.

Throwing Ball, Bait, and Mud

Great Marsh Encounter

While scouring for Pokemon in the Great Marsh, encounters inside the area will be different. When engaged in a Pokemon battle, your choices will be Ball, Bait, Mud, and Run.

Throwing Bait at a Pokemon will make the Pokemon more likely to runaway from the encounter, but makes it easier to catch the Pokemon.

On the other hand, throwing Mud at a Pokemon will make it harder to catch , but also decreases the chance that it flees the battle.

Throwing Safari Ball is the safest to catch Pokemon

Simply throwing a Safari Ball is the safest way to catch Pokemon in the Great Marsh, as it does not change any catch or flee rates of the Pokemon you will encounter.

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Encountered in Tall Grass or Cave

Encountered via old rod.

How to Get the Old Rod

Encountered via Good Rod

How to Get the Good Rod

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How to Get the Super Rod

Encountered While Surfing

How to Get TM95 Surf

Ride the Train to Travel Between Areas

Great Marsh Train

Ride the train inside the Great Marsh to travel between locations quickly instead of navigating through the bogs and swamps of the areas. The train and the stations can be found in the middle of the Great Marsh.

Avoid Stepping in Bogs

Great Marsh Sinking in Bog

Stepping in the bogs in the swampy areas of the Great Marsh will cause you to sink. You need to move around in order to get out of it, but that movement uses up the limited steps you're allotted inside the area.

Be sure to avoid these bogs to save up on steps, as you are only allowed to take 500 inside the Great Marsh.

Use Sweet Scent to not Waste Steps

BDSP - Use Sweet Scent in the Great Marsh

While in the Great Marsh, you are only allowed to take up to 500 steps before the Safai Game ends. Instead of using those steps to walk around grass patches, you can bring a Pokemon with the move Sweet Scent . While standing in a patch of grass, use Sweet Scent to instantly encounter a Pokemon.

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The Great Marsh is the safari zone of Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl, and it is filled with rare Pokémon to catch and items to find.

The Great Marsh is the safari zone of  Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl , and it is filled with rare Pokémon to catch and items to find. Safari zones in every Pokémon game are essentially mini-games in which players are presented with a limited number of Safari Balls to catch as many Pokémon as possible. Additionally, players are also presented with the challenge of being able to only walk a certain number of steps.

One of the defining features of the Great Marsh in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond  and  Shining Pearl  is the trolley system. The trolley system is a free means of transportation that takes players to various areas of the Great Marsh without costing them any of their limited 500 steps. It's also the easiest way to access Pokémon in certain areas. Once the National Dex is unlocked in Pokémon BDSP , trainers will want to make sure they take full advantage of the trolley system to access more rare Pokémon.

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The Great Marsh is located in Pastoria City in  Pokémon Brilliant Diamond  and  Shining Pearl , and it's available at any time. To explore the Great Marsh, players will have to pay 500 Poké Dollars at the entrance counter. Additionally, players can pay another 100 Poké Dollars at the binoculars on the second floor of the same building to see which Pokémon are available in which area. New Pokémon are in the Great Marsh every day, and knowing which ones are located in which area is imperative to catch them all. The Defog HM in Pokémon BDSP is also located in the Great Marsh and is given out by an NPC with green hair to the right of the entrance.

Pokémon Encounters in the Great Marsh in Pokémon BDSP

Although the majority of encounters in the Great Marsh in  Pokémon Brilliant Diamond  and  Shining Pearl  are for common Pokémon like Starly, Bibarel, and Wooper, players can find the rarer encounters rotating daily. Additionally, having fishing rods grants more access to purely aqua-based Pokémon like Magikarp and Barboach. The better the fishing rod players bring with them and use, the better the Pokémon they can catch. With a Super Rod, players can even catch Whiscash, Carvanha, and Gyarados in the Great Marsh. The Super Rod in Pokémon BDSP can be found by speaking with an NPC fisherman on Route 225.

Before receiving the National Dex, players can expect to find the following Pokémon through daily binocular encounters in the Great Marsh:

After receiving the National Dex, players can expect to find the following Pokémon through daily binocular encounters in the  Pokémon Brilliant Diamond  and  Shining Pearl Great Marsh:

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Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl: How to Get the Most Out of the Safari Zone

Trainers looking to complete their Pokédex in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl will need to make the most of Pastoria City's Great Marsh.

The Pokémon series has a ton of different recurring elements that fans tend to either love or hate depending on the generation. For example, the frequently-present Safari Zone allows trainers to participate in a unique catching mini-game as they track down rare Pokémon. Generation IV's take on the Safari Zone, the Great Marsh, returns in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl 's Pastoria City and remains fairly unchanged from its original incarnation .

With the inclusion of the Grand Undergound's unique biomes and the Pokémon that appear there, the Great Marsh's less-varied Pokémon options may initially make it seem like little more than a fun distraction. However, there's still plenty of reason  to check out Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl 's Safari Zone. With consistent Pokémon between both versions of the game and some notable rare creatures available, here are some things players should keep in mind to make the most out of their next Safari.

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How the Great Marsh Works

In addition to limiting trainers to 500 steps and 30 Safari Balls for each visit, the Great Marsh features a unique catching system, as well as unique catch rates for the Pokémon who appear there. Typically, a Pokémon species has a set catch rate that determines how difficult they are to catch in the wild. In the Great Marsh, these numbers are either lowered or raised depending on the species. There's also a unique chance to flee statistic applied to Great Marsh Pokémon, who are not battled and cannot be weakened like other wild Pokémon.

While it is currently unclear if specific numbers have been adjusted for the remakes, in the original Diamond and Pearl , players had the best chance to catch Pokémon if they exclusively threw Safari Balls. While throwing bait or mud may seem useful on paper, players have found that just throwing Safari Balls gives the best chance at catching a Pokémon before they flee. While it may be a bit tedious to just spam a single option, players looking to get some of the rare finds in the Great Marsh should give this strategy a try.

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Come with the Right Tools

While players can absolutely jump straight into the Great Marsh as soon as they step foot in Pastoria City, they won't be able to get the most out of the Safari Zone without the right tools. Certain Pokémon require the right field moves and key items to even encounter. Revisiting the Great Marsh with the ability to Surf and use the Super Rod will let trainers catch a far wider variety of Pokémon -- including some that make the Great Marsh worth visiting.

For example, Pokémon like Carvana and Whishcash can only be caught with a Super Rod. Whishcash is especially notable for being a fantastic defensive Pokémon with the always-powerful Water/Ground dual-typing. Having Surf and the Super Rod also opens the player up to the daily rotating Pokémon in water environments, provide even more opportunities and ways to encounter different kinds fo Pokémon.

Use the Binoculars Before Starting a Safari

Knowing which Pokémon are in the daily rotation and where certain ones are located can help players really make the most out of the time limit. To check the entire Great Marsh, players will have to spend 300 Poké Dollars to look through the binoculars on the second floor of the Great Marsh building. Some of these Pokémon really make the Safari worth the time and effort, particularly those who can only her caught here, and checking the binoculars can help players decide whether they should visit or wait for another day.

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Keep an Eye Out for Useful Items

Long-time Pokémon fans will know that, wherever there's a Safari Zone, there are important items hidden inside. The Great Marsh in Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl is no different, as players can find some rare and unique items if they take the time to explore each zone. One of the Great Marsh's most important finds is the TM for Defog, a former HM move that greatly helps players traverse Route 210 and reach Celestic Town.

Outside of that, players can also find a Rare Candy, various Poké Balls, nuggets and different kinds of healing items scattered around the various areas. There's also a Toxic Plate located in Area 2 for players looking to collect every kind of plate in the game, plus various items that can be sold for Poké Dollars. It should be noted that Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl features  Diamond and Pearl 's item layout, not Platinum 's.

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Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl: Great Marsh daily spawns explained and whether to throw bait or mud

Everything you need to know about how the Great Marsh works.

The Great Marsh is Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl's equivalent to the Safari Zone, allowing you to catch some rare and unusual Pokémon - and pick up some essential items - as you explore its six areas. It also follows on from Pastoria City in your adventure, and our Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl walkthrough .

Below we'll explain how the Great Marsh works, including how daily spawns work and where to get any key items on your first visit - and what to do and where to go next if you've come here from our walkthrough guide.

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Great Marsh explained: how daily spawns work

Should you use bait or mud in the great marsh, great marsh pokémon and item locations.

The Great Marsh is a Safari Zone-like area in Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl, accessed via Pastoria City, which is split into six areas with a tram in the centre that will take you to each of them, saving you the walk.

Each entrance to the Great Marsh costs 500 Pokémon Dollars, and you get a limited amount of time in there, measured by the number of steps you take when walking, running, or cycling. That means using the tram is essential if you want to go to some of the deeper areas of the marsh and still have enough steps left over to walk around chasing Pokémon and collecting items.

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There's also one central mechanic here that works differently to anywhere else: rare, rotating daily spawns. Here's how that works.

How daily spawns work

Before you acquire the National Pokédex, there are eight special Pokémon spawns that can only occur in the Great Marsh via this method. Each day, an unknown number of them will spawn in the Great Marsh, and those that spawn will be set to only appear in a specific Area (there are six in total).

To find out which rare daily spawn Pokémon are spawning where, you can use the binoculars on the upper floor of the entrance building of the Great Marsh, which cost 100 Pokémon Dollars each time you use them. These do not change the spawns, and you do not need to use them in order for the spawns to appear (we've personally verified this). The binoculars are just a method to help you locate which Area the Pokémon you're after is spawning in that day, so you can head there and run around in the long grass until it appears.

The binoculars, meanwhile, can show any Pokémon that spawns in that area. So, for example: looking through one pair might show Area 1, with a Bibarel. This does not necessarily mean that there are no rare Pokémon spawning in Area 1! Keep re-using those binoculars and it might eventually show a Carnivine, for instance, is also spawning in Area 1 that day.

Below are the rare spawns that can appear. Note that several of these Pokémon, such as Roselia, are catchable elsewhere, while Skorupi for instance can be caught in Pokémon Hideaways in the Grand Underground . Again, several (more than one in total, but possibly less than one for all six Areas at once) can spawn per day, and you don't need to use the binoculars to trigger the spawns.

Rotating Daily Spawn Pokémon

Note that after you get the National Pokédex, another handful of new Pokémon are able to spawn here as Rotating Daily Spawns.

Whether to use Bait or Mud depends on two things: what effect you want, and whether you like to gamble or play things safe.

For starters, let's explain the basics: in the Great Marsh you can't battle or weaken Pokémon, you just find them and get presented with four options: throw a ball, throw Mud, throw Bait, or run away from the battle. Throwing both Bait and Mud has two effects.

  • Bait - increases the chance of Pokémon fleeing; increases the chance of you successfully catching it with a ball.
  • Mud - decreases the chance of a Pokémon fleeing; decreases the chance of you successfully catching it with a ball.

It might sound backwards, given the word "bait" is used by the game, but basically: throw Mud at Pokémon you don't want to run away. Throw Bait if you want to gamble on them running before you've even had a chance to throw a ball.

Aside from those new mechanics, the Great Marsh is also a location that you'll need to pass through on your journey through Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl's main story.

With that in mind, here are the spawns and items in each Area of the Great Marsh, so you can collect absolutely everything you want.

Available Pokémon (standard wild spawns in all all Areas)

Here are what the areas look like for reference. Area 1 is listed first in these images, and is the back left in-game. Area 2 is back-right in the game. Area 3 is middle-left. Area 4 is middle-right. Area 5 is bottom-left. Area 6 is bottom-right.

Areas 1 and 2.

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Areas 3 and 4.

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Areas 5 and 6.

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If you've collected everything you want here - the main thing is to get Defog for your Pokétch by talking to the Ace Trainer as soon as you enter! - then that's you sorted in terms of main story progress, and it's on to the next objective. Head back to our page of Pastoria City and take on the Gym if you haven't already, or skip to the "After defeating Gym Leader Crasher Wake" section on that page if you already have!

For more guides and links to the rest of our walkthrough pages meanwhile, return to our main Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl walkthrough hub.

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Pokemon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl: Great Marsh Guide

The Great Marsh is the perfect place to get some strong Pokemon for your team in Pokemon BDSP. Here's everything you need to know about it.

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Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl have a ton of different ways to catch Pokemon, including the option to visit the game's unique Safari Zone. This zone is called the Great Marsh and is home to all types of interesting Pokemon, including some that you won't be able to catch anywhere else.

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The Great Marsh acts differently than many of the safari areas in other games, though, so it can be a bit confusing for newer players. To learn about the Great Marsh and how to get the most out of it, keep reading the guide below.

The Great Marsh can be found in Pastoria City and can be accessed from the moment you step into town. To use the Marsh, you will need to pay a small fee of 500 Pokedollars . Here's what you need to know about the Great Marsh:

  • The Pokemon in the Great Marsh change each day.
  • You can check what Pokemon are currently in the Marsh by going up the stairs by the counter and paying 100 Pokedollars to use the binoculars
  • Your time in the Great Marsh is linked to your steps, you have 500 steps before your time ends.
  • There are items scattered around the great Marsh including the move for Fog.
  • You are given 30 Safari Balls at the beginning of each game.

You will want to use the trolley system to move around the marsh and get to the areas where the binoculars showed your desired Pokemon. When you encounter a Pokemon, you have a few options:

  • Throwing bait keeps Pokemon around and makes it harder to catch.
  • Throwing mud makes it easier to catch but quicker to flee.

It's up to you to decide what your best course of action is, and if you encounter a Pokemon you don't like, you can run away like normal.

If you are wondering which Pokemon you can catch in the Great Marsh, then you're in luck. The chart below shows every Pokemon that you can catch in the area:

Keep in mind that different Pokemon appear each day, and you will need to fish or surf to get the water types on this list. If you are looking for a particular Pokemon, then you can change the clock on your Switch's setting menu to time travel to different days.

Next: Pokemon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl Complete Guide And Walkthrough

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How does the Great Marsh work in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl

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The Great Marsh is the Safari-Zone style area in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl. This location is where you can go to find rare wild Pokemon (along with a few other items). You will be able to access the Great Marsh after reaching Pastoria City. It is located in the northern section of the city and will cost you 500 dollars to enter.

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Before entering the Great Marsh, use the stairs to go up to the second floor of the building and use the telescopes. Each use of one will cost you 100 dollars, but it will also reveal the locations of some of the Pokemon found throughout the area. If you are looking for a specific Pokemon, you will want to check these out.

You can find the following Pokemon throughout the Great Marsh:

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When you enter the Great Marsh, you will be given 30 Safari Balls. Like previous games that feature the Safari Zone, when you encounter a Pokemon, you will be given the option to throw a Safari Ball, throw bait, throw mud, or run. Once you run out of Safari Balls, your time in the Great Marsh will be over.

While inside the Great Marsh, be sure to talk with the NPC to the right of the entrance to obtain the TM Defog. This TM allows you to clear out foggy areas later in the game. You can also use the tram in the center of the Great Marsh to easily travel between the four areas.

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Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Great Marsh guide – All encounters, daily Pokémon, and more

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Within every new iteration of Pokémon , Game Freak and the other developers working on the games find new ways to take old concepts and bring them to life in new ways. That can mean something as simple as giving new evolutions to species that didn’t have them before, mechanics like Mega Evolution of Dynamaxing taking battling to the next level, or simply seeing an area that worked and flipping it into something else.

In the case of Sinnoh and the Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl remakes on Nintendo Switch, the Great Marsh is the gen four equivalent of the Safari Zone and was actually the first time the games ditched the original name for something new. 

After arriving in Pastoria City, players can pay 500 PokéDollars to enter the Great Marsh. They will be given 30 Safari Balls and a 500 step limit to enter the protected habitat of several rare Pokémon and attempt to capture them. 

Once inside, players can traverse a set of six numbered areas by walking or via a small tram that is set up on a track in the center, which will help conserve steps if you need to go deep into the marsh. 

Each area will contain different Pokémon native to the Great Marsh, with several species being exclusive to the area. There are also several mechanics you will need to learn before you actually go in and get to catching. 

General Rules

The 500 PokéDollar fee, 30 Safari Balls, and 500 step limit are all pretty well-known aspects of the Great Marsh, as it follows the Safari Zone model from older titles. It also borrows the non-battling environment as well. 

Once you enter the Great Marsh, you will not be battling other Pokémon, rather, you will be throwing Safari Balls, Mud, or Bait. Throwing Bait at a Pokémon will make it easier to catch but more likely to flee. Likewise, throwing Mud will make the Pokémon harder to catch but less likely to flee, with both changing the unique catch rate/flee rate by a stage of one per use. 

Safari Balls have the same catch rate as a normal Poké Ball, so you won’t be getting any favors there and will need to utilize both Mud and Bait appropriately. 

You can also run away from any encounter automatically if you don’t want to catch a Pokémon. 

Changing Pokémon 

A majority of the Pokémon you find in the Great Marsh will be common encounters, meaning they will be spread throughout multiple areas. There is a way to find rare Pokémon easily and make sure you know where to get hunting, though these encounters change daily.

This method involves going upstairs once you enter the main building of the Great Marsh before actually going into the marsh itself. 

On the second floor, you will find some binoculars that are used for scenic viewing. Paying 100 PokéDollars will give you an overview of certain parts of the marsh and which Pokémon are available in each spot, though what Pokémon you see is completely randomized. If you get lucky, you could see a rare Pokémon from the lookout and can just make a beeline for that area to try and catch it. 

You should at least take the time to explore the Great Marsh once fully to grab all of the items scattered throughout.

Full list of encounters

Now that you know all of the basics, here is a full list of the Pokémon you can encounter in BDSP’s version of the Great Marsh—split between regular random encounters in the day and night, surfing and fishing encounters, and the Daily Binocular Pokémon, along with what changes once you unlock the National Pokédex. 

Random encounter (Morning/Day)

  • Whooper (20 percent)
  • Bibarel (20 percent)
  • Marill (15 percent)
  • Quagsire (15 percent)
  • Starly (10 percent)
  • Budew (10 percent)
  • Psyduck (eight percent)
  • Azurill (one percent)
  • Bidoof (one percent)

Random encounter (Night)

  • Hoothoot (20 percent)
  • Whooper (60 percent)
  • Psyduck (five percent)
  • Quagsire (five percent)
  • Magikarp (100 percent)
  • Magikar[ (65 percent)
  • Barboach (35 percent)
  • Gyarados (five percent)
  • Whiscash (60 percent)
  • Carvanha (35 percent)

Daily Binocular encounters (pre-NatDex)

  • Golduck (10 percent)
  • Roselia (10 percent)
  • Staravia (10 percent)
  • Skorupi (10 percent)
  • Drapion (10 percent)
  • Croagunk (10 percent)
  • Toxicroak (10 percent)
  • Carnivine (10 percent)

Daily Binocular encounters (post-NatDex)

  • Paras (10 percent)
  • Exeggcute (10 percent)
  • Kangaskhan (10 percent)
  • Shroomish (10 percent)
  • Gulpin (10 percent)
  • Yanma (10 percent)

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‘Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl’ Are Bringing The Safari Zone Back

‘Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl’ Are Bringing The Safari Zone Back

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With a month to go before Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl arrive on Nintendo Switch, the publisher revealed new gameplay footage, showing off some exciting new details about the Gen IV remakes. Beloved features return, but with some updates to keep things fresh. After all, it's been more than 15 years since players first explored the Sinnoh region.

First and foremost, the Great Marsh is back. This is Sinnoh's safari zone, and it still works much the same way. You pay your hard-earned Pokémon Dollars to enter, and you're given 30 Safari Balls to use. You also get bait to keep Pokémon from escaping, and you can hurl mud which makes them easier to catch. How rudely assaulting a creature makes them more agreeable to teaming up is beyond me, but let's not pull at that thread or the whole world of Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl could unravel.

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The Grand Underground makes a welcome return, too. This system of tunnels runs through the depths of Sinnoh, expanding as you progress through the game's story. Here, players can enjoy a mining minigame, where you dig for valuable items, such as evolutionary stones. Selling the items you don't want to keep is a very handy way of generating income, so be sure to mine often.

You can also make a base in the Grand Underground. You can decorate your secret refuge with cool Pokémon statues, but they do more than look good. They also affect which wild Pokémon appear in the Hideaways, new areas accessed via the subterranean world of Sinnoh. These isolated places are available in different biome forms, from lush meadows to arid deserts. Exactly which Pokémon can be found there is still a mystery at this time, but they look worth checking out.

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Super Contests return. These events let trainers compete in a different way to the usual turn-based battle scenario we know and love. Instead, Pokémon will compete in a variety of minigames to prove they're the best in the Beauty, Cute, Cool, Smart or Tough category. As well as rounds based on aesthetic challenges, there's a rhythm game with adorable dancing. The whole thing is amazingly cute.

Poffins are back, too. To make them, you play a simple baking minigame. The aim is to stir your mix just right to make the best snack you can. Too fast and it will spill, but too slow and it'll burn. These sweet treats increase the contest stats of whichever Pokémon eat them, so think strategically about who gets what.

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Not everything in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl is from the 2006 iterations. For one thing, you can now change your protagonist's outfit. There are a range of styles available, each with their own distinctive appearance. Just to note, they exist as full outfits, so not quite as customisable as we've seen in later games like Pokémon Sword & Shield . Still, it's a fun addition, all the same.

You can also pick a Pokémon to follow you around in the overworld. This mechanic has always been one of my favourite parts of the series, ever since the original Pokémon Yellow when Pikachu was your shadow. Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl are more akin to Pokémon Heart Gold & Soul Silver , as you can have any one of your companions following in your footsteps. Well, until you reach Amity Square, that is.

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In short, it's clear Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl are walking the line between honouring the past and embracing the modern. The chibi art style for the overworld is a cute callback to how things used to be, while still allowing for more detailed designs, not unlike Link's Awakening . When the battles start, graphics are closer to the Let's Go games, with more realistic human characters and detailed Pokémon models. It's an interesting contrast, especially given the full commitment to realistic style in the upcoming Pokémon Legends: Arceus .

While I've yet to play Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl , what we've seen so far hints at a departure from Sword and Shield , which many fans will celebrate. After all, if you're going to look to the past, you may as well go all in.

Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl come to Nintendo Switch November 29, 2021.

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  • Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl

Pokémon Brilliant Diamond (Japanese: ポケットモンスター ブリリアントダイヤモンド Pocket Monsters Brilliant Diamond ) and Pokémon Shining Pearl (Japanese: ポケットモンスター シャイニングパール Pocket Monsters Shining Pearl ) are the second paired Generation VIII games. They are enhanced remakes of the fourth-generation titles Pokémon Diamond and Pearl .

The games were announced worldwide on the 25th Anniversary of the release of Pokémon Red and Green on February 27, 2021, at 12 am JST through Pokémon Presents . The paired versions were released worldwide for Nintendo Switch on November 19, 2021. All copies of the game are playable in nine languages: Japanese, English, German, Spanish, French, Italian, Korean, and Simplified and Traditional Chinese. These are the first core series games not to be developed directly by Game Freak .

  • 3.1 New features
  • 3.2 Features from Pokémon Platinum
  • 3.3 Features from later generations
  • 3.4 Returning features
  • 3.5.1 Version-exclusive Pokémon
  • 3.5.2 Save data bonuses
  • 4.1 Localization changes shared by Pokémon Diamond, Pearl, Platinum, Brilliant Diamond, and Shining Pearl
  • 7 Version history
  • 8.2 Title screens
  • 10 In other languages
  • 11 References

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After witnessing a news broadcast about the Red Gyarados being sighted at the Johto region 's Lake of Rage , the player and their childhood friend Barry venture out of their hometown of Twinleaf and to the nearby Lake Verity to see if they can see one there too. Instead, however, they briefly encounter Pokémon Professor Rowan and his assistant , Lucas / Dawn , as they leave the site and accidentally leave behind Professor Rowan's briefcase. When the player and Barry examine it, they are attacked by a pair of wild Starly , forcing them to pick a Poké Ball each from inside the briefcase and use the first partner Pokémon within them to fend off the Starly. Later visiting Professor Rowan's laboratory in Sandgem Town , the player and Barry are allowed to keep the Pokémon they used and start their respective Pokémon journeys with them.

The player first travels to Oreburgh City and defeats the local Gym Leader Roark as their first step on their road to win a Badge from every Sinnoh League Gym . On a return trip to Jubilife City , the player has their first run-in with Team Galactic , whose members try to harass Professor Rowan for his research notes. The player later encounters them again in Floaroma Town , where they attempt to take over the Valley Windworks power plant with the lead of one of the organizations Commanders , Mars . After thwarting their schemes, the player travels through Eterna Forest to reach Eterna City , where they encounter a fellow Trainer named Cynthia , earn their second Badge, and confront Team Galactic's second Commander, Jupiter , at the Team Galactic Eterna Building .

Traveling through Mount Coronet to reach eastern Sinnoh , the player encounters a mysterious man named Cyrus and passes through Hearthome City , where the local Gym is closed for the moment, forcing the player to continue traveling, until they make their way to Veilstone City , wherein they can earn their next Badge. After the fourth Badge has been earned in Pastoria City , the player encounters Cynthia once again and visits her grandmother in her hometown of Celestic , before returning to Hearthome City to challenge its now-reopened Gym. Once the player has earned their sixth Badge from Roark's father Byron in the city of Canalave , a massive explosion caused by Team Galactic at Lake Valor shakes the entire region. Professor Rowan dispatches the player to investigate Lake Valor, while Lucas/Dawn and Barry do the same with Lake Verity and Lake Acuity , respectively. At Lake Valor, the player encounters the last one of Team Galactic's Commanders, Saturn , but is too late to stop him from capturing the Legendary lake guardian Azelf before he has the team retreat from the lake.

Traveling to the other two lakes as well, also earning their seventh Badge in the process, the player witnesses Team Galactic also capturing the other two lake guardians, Mesprit and Uxie , and taking them to their HQ in Veilstone. The player storms the HQ, confronts the organization's leader, Cyrus, and succeeds in freeing the captured lake guardians, but is unable to stop Team Galactic from completing the creation of the Red Chain , which Cyrus takes with him to the Spear Pillar at the summit of Mount Coronet. The player follows him, defeating a horde of Team Galactic Grunts along the way, and reaches the Spear Pillar just in time to see Cyrus using the Red Chain to summon and take control of the Legendary Pokémon Dialga BD / Palkia SP , intending to use its divine power to remake the universe in his own image. Before the new universe can be born, however, the lake guardians appear and destroy the Red Chain, stopping the creation process. Flying into a rage, Cyrus battles the player, but is defeated, ordering a retreat afterwards. The player is then given the chance to catch the Legendary Pokémon for themselves.

Following Team Galactic's defeat, the player earns their final Badge in Sunyshore City and travels to the Pokémon League , making their way through Victory Road and being granted the chance to challenge the members of the Elite Four : Bug-type specialist Aaron , Ground-type expert Bertha , Fire-type master Flint , and Psychic-type expert Lucian . Once the player has emerged victorious against all four of them, they're allowed to challenge Cynthia, who reveals herself to be the Sinnoh League Champion . Defeating her makes the player the new Champion and allows them to enter the Hall of Fame , after which they return to Twinleaf Town.

Now officially recognized as the strongest Trainer in Sinnoh, the player is allowed to travel to the Battle Zone , where highly skilled Trainers gather, and take on Gym Leader rematches . The main attraction of the Battle Zone, the Battle Tower , is led by Palmer , Barry's father, and offers high-level competitive battles against powerful Trainers from all over Sinnoh. A facility called Ramanas Park also becomes available to the player, allowing them to catch Legendary Pokémon from other regions.

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Overall, the game's graphical style is different compared to Pokémon Sword and Shield . The camera returns to a mostly top-down viewing angle similar to the original Diamond and Pearl, while the player and NPCs appear with chibi proportions in the overworld but regular proportions in battle. The regular overworld uses random encounters only, while Pokémon Hideaways in the Grand Underground use symbol encounters .

Like in the originals, the games only include Pokémon from the first four generations ; therefore, the games include a total of 493 Pokémon.

New features

  • The Underground has been replaced with the expanded Grand Underground .
  • Pal Park has been replaced with Ramanas Park . At Ramanas Park, Mysterious Shards S and Mysterious Shards L (found in the Grand Underground) can be traded for slates , which can then be used to encounter various Legendary Pokémon .
  • The Global Trade Station (GTS) has been replaced with the Global Wonder Station (GWS); Wonder Trades are the only trades available in the GWS.
  • The player may also pose for screenshots and save them to the Nintendo Switch's album.
  • Poffins can now be made inside Amity Square. The player's walking Pokémon surround the bowl during the cooking minigame, visibly reacting to the player's cooking.
  • Hidden Moves now skip the splash screen animation when used multiple times in the same area.
  • Due to this, the Pokétch's Berry Searcher app has been removed, as it would be redundant.
  • Cooking a Level 95 or higher Poffin without any overflows or burns creates a rainbow-striped Super Mild Poffin.
  • The small menu sprites used for all Pokémon from Generation VI to Pokémon Sword and Shield have been redesigned, no longer looking pixelated. [1]
  • The icons that represent types have undergone numerous changes. For example, the plain circle icon for the Normal type now bears two nubs resembling Bidoof 's ears.
  • Pokémon now have different cries when they faint .
  • Pokémon featured in mass outbreaks can now be seen emerging from tall grass in the overworld en masse, though these Pokémon cannot be interacted with as they vanish into the grass when approached, and the means of encountering them remains the same as before.
  • Each Gym Leader can now be rematched once per day after the National Pokédex has been obtained, with each having a new, stronger team of Pokémon.
  • Lucas / Dawn can be battled once per day on weekends in front of Professor Rowan 's laboratory in Sandgem Town after entering the Hall of Fame .
  • In addition to Palmer , other notable Trainers can now also be faced at the Battle Tower , including the Gym Leaders, Cynthia , Barry , Team Galactic Commanders , and Cyrus .
  • A new Key Item has been added: the DS Sounds . It is very similar to the GB Sounds from Pokémon HeartGold and SoulSilver , and can be used to replace the music in the game with the original versions of the songs from Diamond and Pearl. It is obtained from the Sound Designer, a Guitarist who appears in Game Freak 's house on Valor Lakefront after the player enters the Hall of Fame.
  • A new book has been added to the Canalave Library , titled "The Sea's Legend". It provides a hint on how to obtain Phione and Manaphy in Pokémon Legends: Arceus .
  • The Belle & Pa Trainer class has been renamed " Ranchers ".

Features from Pokémon Platinum

  • Like in Generation V onward, Rotom's forms have different types.
  • As Giratina can only be caught in Turnback Cave , the Origin Forme Giratina in the Distortion Room is shown in a shadow-based form when fought to signify it cannot be caught.
  • Shaymin 's Sky Forme is included. The NPC in Floaroma Town from Platinum who gives the Gracidea is present.
  • If the player rematches the Pokémon League again after completing the event at Stark Mountain and the first rematch, the Elite Four and Cynthia again use different teams with stronger Pokémon, though these teams are entirely new to this game and not based on Platinum.
  • As in every game since Platinum, entering the Hall of Fame causes in-game event Pokémon who have been defeated to reappear, so they are not permanently missable .
  • Foreign Pokédex entries exist for all Pokémon, rather than only for a select few.
  • Some Trainers use Stickers to create special effects when sending out certain Pokémon.
  • It is possible to buy ten jars of Honey simultaneously.
  • The Bicycle can be ridden inside gates .
  • The theme of Mystery Gift is based on that of Platinum.
  • The Pokémon Storage System wallpapers introduced in Platinum return, and now coexist with all wallpapers from the original Diamond and Pearl. However, the Platinum version of the Team Galactic wallpaper is altered to replace Charon with a Team Galactic Grunt .
  • Like in Platinum, the error from the English version of Diamond and Pearl in which almost all Pokémon from in-game trades had Japanese as their language of origin is corrected.

Features from later generations

  • The Fairy type has been added. The Roseli Berry , Pixie Plate , and Arceus 's Fairy-type form have also been added to accommodate for this.
  • The Steel type no longer resists Ghost and Dark .
  • As in Let's Go, Pikachu! and Let's Go, Eevee!, different Pokémon walk at different speeds, and the player may directly interact with their walking Pokémon.
  • Though all Pokémon available in the game have existing walking animations, some Pokémon (mainly serpentine Pokémon such as Onix and Ekans ) do not use them and instead glide over the ground with no animation.
  • At the beginning of the game, the player can choose from eight different appearances (four for Lucas and four for Dawn ), which feature different skin tones and hair colors.
  • An early-purchase bonus event gives the player character an outfit based on their design in Pokémon Platinum .
  • The Apricorn Poké Balls return, albeit as event-exclusive items.
  • The Autosave option returns from Sword and Shield.
  • The Exp. Share functions how it has since Let's Go, Pikachu! and Let's Go, Eevee!. Rather than an item, Exp. Share is a background mechanic that applies to the player's party from the start of the game and cannot be turned off.
  • Type effectiveness is shown in the move selection screen.
  • The player can press the Y button to bring up a Bag sub-menu for Poké Balls in wild battles.
  • The Pokémon Box Link returns (albeit no longer as an item), allowing the Pokémon Storage System to be accessed from anywhere (besides Gyms and the interior of the Pokémon League ). This ability is obtained from Bebe in Jubilife City following the defeat of the Team Galactic Grunts .
  • The Pokémon Nursery replaces the Pokémon Day Care .
  • Origin marks return. A new origin mark that corresponds to these games has been added, and the Legends: Arceus origin mark also appears.
  • Like in Sword and Shield, affection has been merged with friendship , meaning that friendship now results in affection bonuses.
  • The Best Friends Ribbon is obtainable for Pokémon with maximum friendship from the female NPC in the Pokémon Fan Club in Hearthome City . As such, the Footprint Ribbon is given to most Pokémon for being 30 levels higher than the level they were obtained at rather than for having maximum friendship, though a certain group of " voiceless " Pokémon still require maximum friendship to obtain it.
  • The Catching Charm returns from Sword and Shield. It is given out by one of the Game Directors on Valor Lakefront after reaching the criteria for obtaining the Regional Pokédex diploma .
  • Ability Patches return from Sword and Shield. They can be purchased from the Battle Park 's Exchange Service Corner for 200 BP .
  • Terrain returns, excluding Psychic Terrain .
  • Poison does not deal damage outside of battle .
  • Morimoto is now present on Route 213 as a Swimmer , being available to battle once per day after the Hall of Fame has been entered. After the first time he is defeated, he rewards the player with an Oval Charm .
  • Hyper Training , Bottle Caps , and Gold Bottle Caps return. A Veteran in the Battle Park 's Exchange Service Corner can Hyper Train the player's level 100 Pokémon in exchange for Bottle Caps and Gold Bottle Caps.
  • When a Repel 's effect wears off, the game asks if the player wants to use another one, provided they have more.
  • The player now receives one Premier Ball for every 10 Poké Balls of any type bought at once, instead of only receiving one Premier Ball anytime they buy 10 or more.
  • The Rotom Catalog returns from Sword and Shield. It is obtained after Rotom first enters one of the appliances in Rotom's Room , though at first it only contains Rotom's normal form and the appliance that it entered to obtain the catalog. The other appliances can then be taken from Rotom's Room to add them to the catalog.
  • The Shiny Charm returns, albeit only increasing the chance of an Egg containing a Shiny Pokémon .
  • The Pokédex can show form differences and foreign languages from the start, rather than having to be upgraded to unlock these features. The NPCs who originally gave the Pokédex these features will still attempt to upgrade the Pokédex, only to find that it does not need any upgrades.
  • Though the Running Shoes return and still must be obtained before the player can run, there is no longer a button that must be held down in order to run; instead, the player runs by default after the Running Shoes have been obtained, like in Sword and Shield, provided they are using the joystick. If using the D-Pad, holding down B is necessary to run, as in prior generations.
  • The HP bar drains noticeably faster than in Diamond and Pearl. [2]
  • Pokémon names are no longer rendered in all-caps, now using the proper case.
  • Like in Sword and Shield, the Fisherman Trainer class has been renamed " Fisher ".
  • Like in all games since Pokémon X and Y , the Socialite Trainer class is renamed " Madame ".

Returning features

  • The player may now earn Stickers from completing Super Contest Shows or by defeating Gym Leaders.
  • There are now "over 90" different Stickers in the game, up from 77. "Ribbon Sticker C" and "Ribbon Sticker D" have been seen in screenshots as new Stickers.
  • Up to twenty Stickers may be placed on a Ball Capsule , up from eight.
  • The menu for positioning Stickers on a Ball Capsule now supports 3D movement for more detailed placement.
  • The boy in the easternmost house of Solaceon Town no longer awards letter Stickers for showing him the different forms of Unown , instead awarding extra Ball Capsules.
  • Pokémon Super Contests return for the first time since Platinum, and are renamed Super Contest Shows . They have been changed in various ways, such as Ball Capsules and Stickers being used during the Visual round in place of Accessories , and they support online play.
  • There are now two rooms, called the "Local Room" and the "Global Room", the latter of which newly supports online connections.
  • The Manaphy Egg is obtainable through an event for the first time since Generation IV. It is now an early-purchase bonus event .
  • Unlike in Diamond and Pearl , however, all TMs have repeatable acquisition methods. Most NPCs who give TMs now give three of the same TM, while Gym Leaders give five of the reward TM with the badge. All TMs can also be bought in the Grand Underground by trading Spheres.
  • The National Pokédex returns in a core series game for the first time since Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire (though it only features the first 493 Pokémon, as in the original Diamond and Pearl).
  • Despite the removal of HMs , field moves return for the first time since Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire. The eight hidden moves corresponding to the original game's HMs can only be used outside of battle from the Pokétch , but the field moves which were not originally HMs (namely Flash , Dig , Teleport , Soft-Boiled , Milk Drink , and Sweet Scent ) can be used outside of battle by Pokémon in the party like in the original. Chatter is an exception to this, being unusable outside of battle as it has been from Generation VI onward.
  • The Berry growing mechanic returns.
  • Honey Trees return for the first time since Platinum.
  • Footprints are displayed in the Pokédex for the first time since Pokémon Black 2 and White 2 .
  • The Bicycle is obtainable for the first time since Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire.
  • The Badge -polishing feature returns. The Badge case can be viewed from the Trainer Card .
  • The Key Items Vs. Seeker and Poké Radar both return.
  • The Moss Rock , Ice Rock , and special magnetic field return following their removal in Sword and Shield. As in Sword and Shield, most of the Pokémon that evolve using these methods can still evolve using Evolution stones instead, although the Ice Stone is not obtainable, and Nosepass still cannot evolve unless leveled up in a special magnetic field.
  • Several moves that were unusable in Sword and Shield have returned: Flash , Sketch , Hidden Power , Tail Glow , Psycho Boost , Heart Swap , Rock Climb , Chatter , Judgment , Dark Void , Seed Flare , and Toxic Thread . However, other moves that were unusable in Sword and Shield remain unusable in these games, even those that were usable in Diamond and Pearl. More information can be found here .
  • Like in games prior to Pokémon Black and White , the maximum amount of money the player can carry is $ 999,999.
  • Like in games prior to Sword and Shield, the Escape Rope is a consumable item in the Other Items category.
  • Like in games prior to Sword and Shield, the nickname of an outsider Pokémon can only be changed by its Original Trainer , even if the Pokémon has no nickname.
  • Like in games prior to Sword and Shield, the Move Reminder requires the payment of a Heart Scale for a Pokémon to remember a move. However, he will now teach Pokémon for free after receiving a total of ten Heart Scales.

Connectivity

As with other games on Nintendo Switch, the game is not compatible with other games in the same generation, outside of its pairing. The game does not support competitive features such as Ranked Battles , as Sword and Shield were used for competitive play until the beginning of Generation IX in November 2022. The game received Pokémon HOME connectivity on May 18, 2022 as part of HOME's version 2.0.0 update.

Due to coding issues, game engine compatibility problems, and glitch abuse mitigation measures, compatibility between these games and HOME has limitations. For example, Legendaries may only be moved out of a save file once per legendary per save file, and certain Pokémon like Nincada and Spinda can't be imported to or from other games. Additionally, when a compatible Pokémon from another game first enters these sets of games, its moveset is changed to its four most recent level-up moves by default (though the player can make alterations as of HOME's version 3.0.0, released on May 30, 2023).

Users of HOME can transfer Pokémon between other Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl save files on the console, even if the files belong to different profiles.

Only Pokémon that exist in the game data (i.e. those from the first four generations of games, excluding regional forms ) can be transferred to Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl. In addition any compatible Pokémon brought from Legends: Arceus will have their Poké Ball displayed as a Strange Ball , due to the invalid Poké Ball ID not being otherwise recognised in these games. The Pokémon will also not have its Origin mark displayed if it was brought from Scarlet and Violet.

Version-exclusive Pokémon

The following Pokémon are only obtainable in one game of this pair. [3] In order to obtain Pokémon exclusive to the other game of this pair, they must be traded from that game. Alternatively, all Pokémon listed below are able to be transferred from previous games via Pokémon HOME .

Save data bonuses

If the Nintendo Switch system being used has save data from previous mainline Pokémon games, the player may talk to an NPC in Floaroma Town to receive a Mythical Pokémon :

  • Mew , if Let's Go, Pikachu! or Let's Go, Eevee! save data exists.
  • Jirachi , if Sword or Shield save data exists.

If there is save data for Pokémon Legends: Arceus in which all missions have been completed and Arceus has been obtained, the Azure Flute will appear in the player's room. After entering the Hall of Fame and obtaining the National Pokédex , the Azure Flute can be taken to Spear Pillar in order to battle and catch another Arceus at the Hall of Origin , which can be Shiny , unlike Mew and Jirachi.

Save data for Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl unlocks content in the following Nintendo Switch games:

  • Pokémon Legends: Arceus : The player receives the Modern Jacket, Modern Trousers, and Modern Shoes of Team Galactic 's uniform. After the credits, it also unlocks Request 93: "The Darksome Nightmare", in which the player can catch the Mythical Pokémon Darkrai .
  • Pokémon Scarlet and Violet : The Pokétch Case for the player's Rotom Phone is obtained through Rotometry in Mesagoza .

Localization changes

Localization changes shared by pokémon diamond, pearl, platinum, brilliant diamond, and shining pearl.

Both Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl hold a rating of 73% on Metacritic . [4] [5] Nintendo Life gave the games a "Not bad" 6/10, criticizing that the artstyle is a downgrade from the original and "lacking Platinum features". [6] Gaming magazine Famitsu gave Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl a score of 34 out of 40. [7] IGN rated the games a "Great" 8.0/10, [8] commenting that they lean "on the past, with all of its triumphs and tripwires." Game Informer gave the games a 8.5/10, noting that "they mostly hit the mark in being faithful to the originals". [9]

The games sold over 6 million units in their launch week. [10] In the fiscal year of their release, they sold 14.65 million units. [11] As of December 31, 2022, Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl have sold 15.06 million copies worldwide. [12]

Version history

  • v1.0.0 is present on the physical Game Cards, and is playable on a Switch whose internet connection remains off.
  • v1.1.0 was released 8 days before launch when digital preloads became available. [16] Official reviewers were also able to play this version before launch. [ citation needed ] Outside of being an official reviewer, it is possible to play this version by pre-ordering the digital version of the game at least 3 days before launch, preloading it at that time, turning auto-updates on the Switch off, and then opting not to download the v1.1.1 update on launch day when unlocking the preload. [17]
  • v1.1.1 was released 2 days before launch. This version is playable by purchasing either the physical or digital versions on/soon after launch day and then downloading the updates at that time.

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  • That cannot trade with other core series games from the same generation and console.
  • In which Latias and Latios can both be obtained in a single save file without requiring trading , transferring , or events .
  • In which the other two first partner Pokémon that were not chosen at the beginning of the game can later be found in the wild, if Pokémon X and Y 's Friend Safari is excluded.
  • Since Pokémon Crystal to introduce no new species nor new forms .
  • Since Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire to feature a National Pokédex .
  • To use rasterized graphics for Pokémon and item icon sprites.
  • Since Pokémon Black 2 and White 2 to introduce no new moves .
  • To have more than one patch released pre-launch (v1.1.0 and v1.1.1).
  • To have any post-launch patches announced pre-launch (v1.2.0 and v1.3.0). [18]
  • Since Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire to not feature regional forms in any capacity.
  • These are the only core series Pokémon games to use the Unity engine, whereas all other games since Pokémon FireRed and LeafGreen use a custom engine called GFlib. [19]
  • These are the only Generation VIII games in which Mythical Pokémon (other than the gift Mew and Jirachi ), wild Legendary Pokémon , and the first partner Pokémon at the beginning of the game can be Shiny , as they could in Generation IV .
  • These are the only Nintendo Switch Pokémon games in which the "Pokémon" part of the Japanese and Korean logo differs between the two versions, to match the Japanese logos of the original Pokémon Diamond and Pearl .
  • The artwork of both humans and most Pokémon for these games is based on their sprites in the original Pokémon Diamond and Pearl.
  • The design of the ambiguous Dialga / Palkia statue in Eterna City resembles its design from the Pokémon Adventures manga .
  • The only alternate form appearing in this game that did not appear in Generation IV is Fairy-type Arceus , though Eevee had its gender difference added.
  • In which the Pokédex uses the same design as in the original games.
  • Pokémon can contract Pokérus .
  • Pokérus can be seen on the summary screen.
  • Pikachu and Eevee use their voices from the anime for their cries .
  • The majority of the games' Pokédex entries are recycled from Pokémon Diamond and Pearl , though some feature slight wording changes.

In other languages

  • ↑ https://www.spriters-resource.com/nintendo_switch/pokemonbrilliantdiamondshiningpearl/sheet/164994/
  • ↑ "How much FASTER is the HP bar in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl from 25 November 2021
  • ↑ https://diamondpearl.pokemon.com/en-us/story/
  • ↑ Pokémon Brilliant Diamond for Switch Reviews - Metacritic
  • ↑ Pokémon Shining Pearl for Switch Reviews - Metacritic
  • ↑ Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Review - Nintendo Life
  • ↑ Famitsu review scores - December 8, 2021 - Nintendo Everything
  • ↑ Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Review - IGN
  • ↑ Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Review - Game Informer
  • ↑ Pokémon Diamond And Pearl Remakes Passed 6 Million Sales In Launch Week - Nintendo Life
  • ↑ Here Are The Top Ten Best-Selling Nintendo Switch Games As Of March 2022 - Nintendo Life
  • ↑ Lewtwo on Twitter
  • ↑ Reddit - Has anyone got the 1.1.3 update yet?
  • ↑ https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1495965127031816192
  • ↑ https://en-americas-support.nintendo.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/57058/kw/brilliant%20diamond%20shining%20pearl
  • ↑ https://cdn.discordapp.com/attachments/931206562293350400/936245838689230888/1_0_0_keep.mp4
  • ↑ https://www.nintendo.com/whatsnew/pokemon-brilliant-diamond-and-pokemon-shining-pearl-feature-update/
  • ↑ Game engines by Michael/SciresM on Twitter
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Pokémon Brilliant Diamond And Shining Pearl Defog HM - Where To Get Defog

Where to find the Defog HM in Sinnoh

  • by Jordan Middler Thu 30th Dec 2021

Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl on Nintendo Switch let fans head back to the Sinnoh region for the first time in since the original games on Nintendo DS. While the Sinnoh games are famous for a lot of things, the sheer number of HMs that the game offers is certainly one of the most contentious. While Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl fix that somewhat by handing off HM duties to a loyal Bidoof, finding them all is still tricky.

One that you don’t absolutely need to progress in the game is Defog. However, if you don’t get it, it’ll make some navigation in the late game very difficult indeed. So here’s how to get Defog in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl.

Where to find the Defog HM in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl

Once you make it to Pastoria City, you’ll be able to take part in the Great Marsh Safari Zone. This replaces similar Safari Zones in other Pokémon Games.

All you need to do to get Defog is to enter the game, and talk to the green-haired NPC that stands in front of you. After that, you’ll be able to use the move from your Poketch in order to clear away the extremely annoying fog that lingers in certain routes.

Are you having trouble with Route 210? Once you have Defog, that route will become clear, and items you may have mist (fog joke, get it?) will now be visible.

This article is part of our Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl walkthrough and guide series, which includes every version-exclusive Pokémon in each version of the game, advice on the best Sinnoh starter Pokémon to choose, and all the old and new Pokétch Apps , plus how to get specific Pokémon such as Mew and Jirachi , Rilou and Lucario , Manaphy and Phione , Arceus , Eevee, Leafeon And Glaceon , Cresselia , Rotom , Ditto , Spiritomb , Heatran , Regigigas , and — of course — the mighty Feebas .

We also cover how to catch 17 Legendaries in Ramanas Park , where to find the Defog HM and chain catching (or how to increase your chances of catching Shiny Pokémon) , plus how to earn money fast , how to beat the Elite Four , how the Trophy Garden works , and how to get the DS sounds and Catching Charm . We also have a full and updated list of Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Mystery Gift codes , plus we tell you how to unlock the Mystery Gift function , too.

And finally, Where to Buy Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl on Nintendo Switch , if for some reason you haven't yet picked up the game!

About Jordan Middler

Jordan is a video games journalist with years of experience writing gaming news, reviews, features, and guides. He's currently doing all of the above and more with our friends over at Video Games Chronicle .

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Pokemon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl: Where to Find Croagunk

It can be a chore to search for one Pokemon in Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl, so find out where Croagunk is in this guide.

Croagunk is a dual Poison and Fighting-type Pokemon, native to the Gen 4 Sinnoh region. It evolves into Toxicroak at level 37, and both Croagunk and Toxicroak have a shiny variant in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl .

Croagunk isn't the rarest Pokedex entry to come by, but it can only be found in two specific locations, and is easy to miss. Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl players can use this guide to help them find and catch Croagunk.

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Where to Find Croagunk in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl

There are two locations players can find Croagunk in Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl :

  • The Safari Zone (Great Marsh).
  • The Grand Underground.

Finding Croagunk at The Safari Zone

Croagunk can be caught at the Safari Zone in Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl during the day or night. Although running into a wild spawn is possible, it is best to use the binoculars for 100 PokeDollars on the first level of the building to check each area and see if a Croagunk has spawned that day.

Croagunk can still be located and caught even if one does not appear in the binoculars, it will just take a lot longer to locate as it could be in any of the six zones, or none at all. Once encountered, it's recommended to just throw a Safari Ball to try and catch Croagunk. Using Bait or Mud is a risky action that results in a higher flee/failed capture rate.

Once the National Dex is obtained in Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl , more Pokemon will be added to the Safari Zone's list of spawns. To make catching Croagunk easier, try to do it before the National Dex is acquired.

Finding Croagunk at The Grand Underground

Croagunk is available to find in The Grand Underground in Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl as soon as players gain access to the area. Croagunk can be found in the following locations of the Grand Underground:

  • Swampy Cave.
  • Still-Water Cavern.
  • Riverbank Cave.
  • Bogsunk Cavern.

Unlike other locations in the game, The Grand Underground features free-roaming Pokemon that can be spotted by players before encountering them. This makes locating a Croagunk even easier. However, shinies do not appear to players on the overworld. An encounter will have to be started to see if it is a shiny variant.

To help catch a shiny Croagunk, or any other Pokemon, it's highly recommended to get the Poke Radar in Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl . This item greatly enhances the chances of encountering a shiny. The Chain Counter App will also help players keep track when shiny-hunting.

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MORE: Pokemon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl: Complete Guide & Walkthrough

  • Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Walkthrough

In IGN's Pokemon BDSP walkthrough and guide, you'll find everything you need to know about each route, how to beat every Gym, and plenty more. This walkthrough has been updated for the latest release of Diamond and Pearl, but if you're playing through the originals, this walkthrough applies to those too.

Walkthrough Sections

This Pokemon BDSP walkthrough is divided into sections based on the badge you're working toward. There are eight badges to earn in Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl. Looking for a particular section of our walkthrough? Click the links below to jump to...

  • Forest Badge

Cobble Badge

Relic badge and mine badge, icicle badge, beacon badge, the elite four.

Once you've found the part of the walkthrough you're looking for, simply click or tap the links to jump to that particular page.

  • Brilliant Diamond Shining Pearl Version Exclusives
  • Sinnoh Pokedex (Pre-National Dex Pokemon)
  • Brilliant Diamond Shining Pearl Pokedex (List of Pokemon)

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One of the first things you'll do in Pokemon BDSP is choose a Starter Pokemon.

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  • Lake Verity
  • Verity Lakefront
  • Sandgem Town
  • Jubilife City
  • Oreburgh Gate
  • Oreburgh City
  • Oreburgh Mine
  • Oreburgh Gym
  • Ravaged Path
  • Floaroma Town
  • Valley Windworks
  • Eterna Forest
  • Eterna City
  • Grand Underground
  • Eterna City Gym
  • The Old Chateau
  • Team Galactic Eterna HQ
  • Wayward Cave
  • Mt. Coronet (Route 207 Entrance)
  • Hearthome City
  • Hearthome City Gym
  • Amity Square
  • Solaceon Ruins
  • Solaceon Town
  • Veilstone City
  • Veilstone Gym
  • Pastoria City
  • Pastoria City Gym
  • Celestic Town
  • Mine Badge (Route 218 & Canalave City)
  • Lake Valor & Lake Verity
  • Route 211 & Mt. Coronet
  • Route 216 & Route 217
  • Snowpoint City
  • Team Galactic Headquarters
  • Mt. Coronet
  • Route 222 & Sunyshore City
  • Victory Road
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In total, the contract between Elemash Magnit LLC (an enterprise of TVEL Fuel Company of Rosatom in Elektrostal, Moscow region) and Red Wind B.V. (a joint venture of NovaWind JSC and the Dutch company Lagerwey) foresees manufacturing and supply over 200 sets of magnets. One set is designed to produce one power generator.

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