Category Archives: Pokémon

How to evolve every new Pokémon in Scarlet & Violet

There are a lot of new Pokémon in Scarlet and Violet. Lots of them evolve via completely new methods, too, so we’ve put together a list of every new Pokémon and how to evolve them! Please note that this list doesn’t include Hisuian Pokémon. Their evolution methods are (for the most part) the same as they were in Legends: Arceus, if applicable. With that out of the way, let’s get right into the list!

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Pokémon Scarlet & Violet starter stats, evolutions, and more

Pokémon Scarlet and Violet are just around the corner! One of the first decisions you’ll have to make once you start playing the game is which of the three starter Pokémon you want to pick. Thanks to recent leaks, we now know what each of the starter Pokémon’s final forms looks like! We’ll be providing a glimpse of them here to help you decide, so make sure to bookmark this page and come back later if you’re trying to avoid spoilers.

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All Version Exclusives in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet

Just when we thought Game Freak was on to something with Pokémon Legends: Arceus (a single standalone game), they announced Pokémon Scarlet and Violet — yet another dual release. As usual, there are several instances of Pokémon that can only be found in a single game, and some of them are quite important ones too! We’ve got a full list of exclusives right here. Just be careful — this post contains spoilers. Bookmark this page and come back later if you’re trying to avoid them!

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How to 100% complete Pokémon Sword & Shield

100% completion in the Pokémon series is tricky, to say the least. There’s no in-game indicator of your completion status, so it’s up to you as the player to decide what tasks are necessary to fully finish the game. That being said, we’ve compiled a list of potential requirements and our opinion on whether each one truly counts towards 100% completion. If you’re looking to fully complete your Pokémon Sword or Shield save file ahead of Scarlet and Violet, you’ve come to the right place!

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How to 100% complete Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl

In the long run, Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl don’t have very much to offer players that the original versions of Diamond & Pearl (and especially Platinum) don’t. Still, they’re the only Sinnoh region games on the Switch — and they’re especially noteworthy for being the only legitimate source of Shiny Arceus. If you’ve been playing these games and would like to 100% complete them, we’ve got a full list of requirements written up for you!

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