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Pokemon Diamond and Pearl

I can’t get the poke radar to work. I already have the national dex and whenever I try to use the radar, it always says (Professor Rowan’s words echoed) “There’s a time and place for everything, but not now.”

Games Guru: It only works when you are standing in the kind of tall grass where Pokemon like to hide.

Can you give me directions through Stark Mountain?

Games Guru: Stark Mountain is just too large for me to give a walkthrough. Sorry.

Is there really a Stareon and a star stone?

Games Guru: I have run across Staryus, Omastars and Staraptors, but no Stareons or star stones. Sorry.

Can you tell me how to use the Pokemon radar? I clicked on it with my stilus and I went into the light green grass for Pokemon, but nothing shows up. HEEELLLP!!!!!

Games Guru: You are going to need the National Pokedex before your radar works. You will know you have it when you see a meeting between Professor Oak (the professor in many earlier Pokemon games) and Professor Rowan.

How do you get through Victory Road?

Games Guru: You are not the first to ask this question. I am not going to give you step-by-step directions, but I will give you clues.

You will need a mixture of your toughest Pokemon and what I call “Traveling Pokemon.” These are monsters trained with moves for traveling that may not be so good in fights. They include strength, rock smash, surf, waterfall, cut and rock climb.

Victory Road is a great place to catch wild Pokemon, though I generally prefer to make it all the way through, then go back in to catch wild Pokemon such as Steelix, Onix, Graveler, Golbat and Machop. You will have plenty of fights even without battling wild Pokemon. The place is crawling with trainers.

To avoid unnecessary fights, give the Cleanse Tag to one of your Pokemon and take plenty of Max Repel.

You are going to want to rock climb every rock climbing trail, push every moveable boulder, swim up every lake and waterfall, etc. I think you will find that this Victory Road is actually shorter and easier than some past ones.

One last hint: At the end of the road, you will come to an exit blocked by a guy who tells you something about the world getting bigger. Do not waste your time with him. Go back a few paces and you will see a rock climb. Scale it and you will reach the end of the road–or at least the end of the cave.

Can you trade Pokemon from Emerald to Pokemon Diamond?

Games Guru: Yup! Ruby, Sapphire, Emerald, FireRed and LeafGreen are all Diamond and Pearl-compatible. Just plug your cartridges into the Game Boy slot on your DS.

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4,842 Comments on Pokemon Diamond and Pearl

  1. shavalongadingdong // June 13, 2007 at 5:44 pm // Reply

    what is the national pokedex?

  2. The first time I fought Uxie and Azelf, they killed themselves using ‘Struggle’… LoL :D

  3. Cannon: I would take you on; how much is wifi and how do i use it?

  4. how do ypu get strenght and rockslide

  5. i have all 493 pokemon on my pearl version that i just bought . i have darkrai , arceus , shaymin , and all of the event items . if you want to know how i got this , i bought it off of ebay for $100.00 . i should get it by monday or tuesday. i’ ll be happy to give a few of them away. this is from palkia

  6. pokemon ^-^ // June 13, 2007 at 3:33 pm // Reply

    I could take on anybody anyweare anytime!! me and my CHARSAERD

  7. go to jubilife and for a hiker

  8. arceus12345 // June 13, 2007 at 3:01 pm // Reply

    to get the 8th badge you have to go through mount cornet until you get to the spear pillar team galactic will be there after you beat all three you can catch palkia and its level is 40 I think and dont use the master ball use lots of ultra balls

    Happy catching

  9. arceus12345 // June 13, 2007 at 2:48 pm // Reply

    the way to get rotom. is first you have to have the nationaldex then go to eterna city and go into eterna forest. and you will see that you can use cut. go in front of the small trees and gardenia will come and tell you there is a rare pokemon in the old chateau. then she will leave use cut then go in the old chateau .go in the room with the tv. then press the A button and it will say it has a malevolent feel as if it was staring. then it will say do you want to bunk it say yes an rotom will appear be careful its at level 15 so bring lots of great and ultra balls.

    Happy catching

  10. Ghost Master // June 13, 2007 at 1:54 pm // Reply

    Anyone have a Darkrai, Arceous, or Shaymin that they would be willing to trade. Or does anyone have the member key, azure flute, or Professor Oak’s letter that they would be willing to trade!!!

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