For the primary time in a Pokémon recreation, breeding is a bit bit totally different in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet. With no Daycare Heart within the Paldea area, budding Pokémon breeders might want to discover a new place to assist get their IV-perfect Pokémon.

On this information, we cowl each side of the way you breed Pokémon in Gen 9’s new Pokémon recreation.

Pokémon Scarlet & Violet – How Do You Breed Pokémon?

The place do I breed Pokémon?

There aren’t any Daycare equivalents in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet, however now breeding is a complete lot simpler, as you possibly can breed Pokémon everytime you arrange a picnic.

So long as you might have two Pokémon (one male, one feminine) in the identical Egg Group (or one breedable Pokémon and a Ditto), there’s an opportunity that the 2 Pokémon will breed and create an egg.

How do I improve my possibilities of breeding?

Sandwiches and meals have a number of functions in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet and supply stat boosts and improved catch charges, however additionally they assist improve the breeding fee of your Pokémon.

There are a number of meals outlets throughout Paldea, and all of them promote at the very least some type of meals that can give your Pokémon Egg Energy. Examples embody the Tropical Sandwich, 4-Piece Sushi (Moon Set), Smoked Fillet with Herbs, and Compote du Fils.

You can too make a sandwich your self that provides Egg Energy, when you have the elements! All Peanut Butter Sandwiches, Marmalade Sandwiches, and Fruit Sandwiches are just some examples of recipes that provide you with Egg Energy.

How do I breed Pokémon?

It is very easy! All it’s essential to do is ready up a Picnic on a flat floor wherever within the wild. To make issues even simpler, simply have the 2 Pokémon in your get together that you just wish to breed.

Then, all you must do is wait! You are able to do no matter you need — play together with your Pokémon, bathe them, or change the decorations. Simply be sure you examine the basket on the finish of the desk on occasion.

When your Pokémon have made an egg, you may be informed once you study the basket! You possibly can then take it out of the basket. Hold doing this till you might have the entire eggs you need.

All eggs are transferred to your Bins, so if you wish to hatch them, be sure you take them out.

How do I hatch an egg?

Hatching eggs is strictly the identical as in earlier Pokémon video games and relies on the gap walked. However in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet, we have now new methods to journey due to Koraidon and Miraidon.

All you must do is maintain operating, gliding, and swimming round in your transport Pokémon. You will be compelled to cease when your egg is able to hatch, and you will get a bit animation revealing what Pokémon you’ve got bred!

The place do I discover Ditto?

One of many quickest methods to breed is to have a Ditto as one in every of your breeding Pokémon. Ditto at all times mimic the opposite mother or father Pokémon, which suggests you are assured to get (for instance) a Girafarig Egg in case you breed a Girafarig with a Ditto.

Ditto are present in West Province (Space Two) and West Province (Space Three), though they disguise themselves as different Pokémon! Skip to our Ditto information for recommendations on spot them.

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