PokéRadar

A 3D model of the Pokéradar.

The Pokéradar is a device in Pokémon Diamond, Pearl and Platinum. It is used to guarantee that a wild Pokémon will appear. It is given to you when you first visit the Pal Park along with the Pokétch application 20 by Professor Oak.


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How it works

When you use it while in tall grass, a bell sound will play, and there will be numerous grass tiles shaking. Wild Pokémon are found in each one of them. When the wild Pokémon is defeated or caught, a chain will be started. If the same Pokémon appears over and over by stepping multiple times on a grass tile that shakes like the previous one, the chain will continue. This technique makes it easier to find shiny Pokémon by chaining them for a long time.

The Pokéradar can't be used while mounting your bicycle, however. Also, when the Pokéradar effect wears off(when going out of the area, or escaping from a wild Pokémon), you will have to recharge it by walking around for fifty steps. The Pokéradar will then be able to be used again.


Pokéradar-exclusive Pokémon


Pokéradar-exclusive Pokémon (Pokémon Platinum)


Heart Gold And Soul Silver

The Pokéwalker has a built-in Pokéradar. This is required to find wild Pokémon in it. The Pokémon is found in the grass patch that has a "!" above it. It can be a "!", a "!!" or a "!!!", depending on the rarity of the Pokémon that will appear in it. No shiny Pokémon will appear in this version of the Pokéradar, however.

Last edited by Sigma on 1 July 2012 at 16:36
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