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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. starter fan // June 13, 2007 at 8:02 pm // Reply

    that was for how to use m gift for

  2. starter fan // June 13, 2007 at 8:01 pm // Reply

    matti95 the mystery gift is used for getting the items rof getting shaymin darkrai and arceus

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

    i guess duplicating items is as good as i can get…unless someone knows how to copy pokemon? if you have any idea, PLEASE SHARE

  4. starter fan // June 13, 2007 at 7:58 pm // Reply

    100 manaphy to get rotom you must first go to the old chaetu in the night and look at the tv it will then ask you if you want to bonk the tv and say yes.

  5. sombody please tell me How to get through mt. corent, PLEASE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  6. wow im posting a lot today…anyway, at stark mountain, how do you get up it???!!!

    theres this little slab of rock blocking the way in the part where there a ash storm.

    • This is for Pokerus. To get up Stark Mountain you need to use your bike. Set it to 4th gear and ramp over the slab of rock tat you see. Then you’ll soon team up with somebody. You won’t be able to use rock climb to go through the shorter path until next time you go there. You will see Team Galactic there. battle them then after you get out of Stark Mountain, then go to the battle area.Meet the guy that followed you to helped you get through Stark Mountain. ( His resturant is left of the Poke center.) He will talk to you and then leave. Now you can go to Stark Mountain again and catch Heatran.

  7. you can duplicate items by entering a double battle with a ditto, and a pokemon holding the item you want to duplicate. make ditto transform into that pokemon, switch the pokemon out, and replace it with a pokemon who knows thief. use thief on ditto, and win the battle. the pokemon who knows thief will have a duplicate of the item.

  8. How do you get to sunyshine City?

    (hey, ledendarysrk4eve, is the answer Ditto?)

    • First you have to defeat Garatina. (The portal that brings you to the path to Garatina is on the top of Mt.Corenet.)Then go to the pokemon professer’s lab. The pokemon professer will talk to you. He will tell you that you could now go to sunyshine city. (I think it’s actually called Sunyshore City.) Now you could pass the man blocking the way to Sunyshore City.(I’m going to call it Sunyshore City.

  9. wilko’s group:

    go to the northern part of sunyshore, talk 2 jasmine (yes jasmine from johto) and she’ll blab for a bit, then give you waterfall.

  10. you get the 8 gym bage at sunny shore get waterfall at sunny shore city byy a hoen gym leader.

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