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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. Pokemonster, u are a noob

    why would anyone ever give u a Arcerus for a piplup??

    Nothing against u, but that person would be pretty dumb if they gave u a super-rare only special pokemon for a reg. simple water weakling:P

    Lol, jk

    still, i have 10, but bohahahahahahahahahahahahahahahaha!!!!!!!1

  2. young jeezy // June 27, 2007 at 10:15 pm // Reply

    how do i use the pokeradar note:(I HAVE THE NATIONAL POKEDEX)

  3. a very good at cheating gamer // June 27, 2007 at 8:49 pm // Reply

    i almost have enough for ONE and i do NOT want to save another 5 or 6 weeks to get both and was wondering which was better diamond or pearl

  4. POKEMON MASTER // June 27, 2007 at 7:04 pm // Reply

    this is to i know about pokemon!!!!!!!!!….

    you can only get darkrai from a nintendo event or an action replay

    this is to pokemonster….

    sorry no one in there right mind would trade the strongest pokemon in the whole game for a piplup, especially when piplup isn’t even really that rare because you can breed them

  5. how can you get into the Canalave city hotel

  6. pokeperson // June 27, 2007 at 6:27 pm // Reply

    *I know about pokemon!!!!!!!!!!!!*

    you dont get it from wi-fi, u get it fron a nintendo event… or at least im pretty sure

  7. how do you get past that guey to sunnyshore city :-(

  8. the easiest way to catch heatran is by having a giratina when you find him use giratinas earth power than use a dusk ball i caught it on the first dusk ball i threw

  9. TruePokemon101- When you get to SunnyShore or whateva, you go on the bridge or whateva it’s called. Then go to the far left and you can see the gym. Good Luck!

  10. TruePokemon101- When you get to SunnyShore or whateva, you go on the bridge or whateva it’s called. Then go to the far left and you can see the gym. Good Luck!

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