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Useful Characters & Locations Guide

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Read this article to find out more about Useful Characters & Locations in Pokemon Sword and Shield! Find out about NPC and locations, what functions they offer, and where they are!!!

Useful NPC & Locations

Move Tutor

Essential Tips For Beginner Trainers

Useful NPC & Places In Crown Tundra


Read the guide below to learn new helpful NPC characters and places added in Crown Tundra expansion.

Check Out Crown Tundra Useful NPC Characters & Places Guide Here

List Of All Useful Characters & Location

Daily Usable Characters, Locations

Useful NPC & LocationsLocation / Description
Loto-IDLocation: Rotomi of Each Pokemon Center
Play a Lottery that may reward prizes
Battle CafeLocation: Motostoke, Hammerlocke
Get Money, XP Candy, even Evolution items for Sweets Pokemon for winning.
>> Alcremie Evolution
Street MarketLocation: Stow-on-Side (Left to the Pokemon Center)
Buy / Sell specified items for a bargain or sell for a lot more.
Weather ManLocation: Hammerlocke (Middle NPC home, left of Metro station)
Receive weather-related items for free
TournamentLocation: Wyndon City
Fixed reward for beating it the first time daily
MorimotoLocation: Circhester
You can battle Morimoto once a day

Reusable Characters, Locations

NPC & LocationsLocation / Description
Location: Route 5, Wild Area
Send Pokemon here for eggs & nurture.
>> Breeding Guide
Pokemon Name Change /
Forget Moves /
Remember Moves
Location: Left Counter of every Pokemon Center
Change Pokemon names, Forget / remember moves
>> Pokemon Center Guide
Hyper TrainingLocation: Wyndon (After Becoming Champion: Battle Tower, right counter)
Using Bottle Caps, get the best IVs for your Pokemon.
>> Hyper Training Guide
TM VendorLocation: Motostoke (Pokemon Center Next to Route 3), Hammerlocke (Pokemon Center Next to Route 6)
Purchase all sorts of TM
>> All TMs List
Vitamins TraderLocation: Wyndon (Inside Pokemon Center)
Buy items that increase EV
>> How To EV Train & Reset Them
BP ShopLocation: Hammerlocke (Inside Pokemon Center)
Trade items for BP
>> All BP Shop Item List
Watt VendorLocation: Wild Area
(Meetup Spot, Dappled Grove, Giant's Seat, East Lake Axewell, Bridge Field, Giant's Cap, Hammerlocke Hills)
・Sells Pokeballs and TM
Rotom Rally
・Change Riding outfit colors
・Upgrade Rotom Bike
Digging DuoLocation: Wild Area (Bridge Field)
Digs out evolution items & fossils for 500 Watts
>> Watts - How To Farm Them And Their Uses
Camping KingLocation: Wild Area (East Lake Axewell)
Change Tent Colors, Get appraisal for Curry Dex.
>> Pokemon Camp Guide
Ingredients SellerLocation: Wild Area (Rolling Fields, Hammerlocke Hills)
Buy ingredients to make curry
>> Curry Guide
Wild Area NPC
(Angler, Mountain Climber)
Location: Wild Area (Random)
Exchange items for 100W
Wild Area Lady TrainerLocation: Wild Area - All
Defeat her in battle to earn money.
Fossil ProfessorLocation: Route 6
Merge Fossils
>> Fossil Pokemon & Guide
Friendship LadyLocation: Hammerlocke (NPC Home right side of Pokemon Center)
Gives a Friendship Ribbon to your Pokemon if your Pokemon's Friendship is maxed.
>> Friendship Level Guide
Best Effort LadyLocation: Hammerlocke (NPC Home right side of Pokemon Center)
Gives a Best Effort Ribbon to your Pokemon if your Pokemon's EV is maxed.
>> EV Guide

Single-Use Only Characters & Locations

NPC / LocationsLocation / Description
Ball GuyLocation: Stadium of each Gym
Gives 1 Pokeball at every Gym
>> All Pokeball List
Fossil GiverLocation: Stow-on-Side (Inside Pokemon Center)
Get 2 Fossils
・Sword: Fossilized Bird
・Shield: Fossilized Drake
>> New Fossil Pokemon

All Move Tutor Locations

Taught MovesLocation / Move Description
Steal Beam
Location: Motostoke (After Becoming Champion: go down the steep stairs in front of hotel)
Pow: 140, Acc: 95, Special
The user fires a beam of steel that it collected from its body. This also damages the user (about half of HP).
Draco Meteor
Location: Circhester (Pink Sweater Man in Ancient Hero's Bath)
Pow: 130, Acc: 90, Special
Comets are summoned down from the sky onto the target. The attack's recoil harshly lowers the user's Sp. Atk stat.
Grass Pledge
GrassFire Pledge
fireWater Pledge
Location: Hammerlocke (Down the stairs near Route 6)
Pow: 80, Acc: 100, Special
Move for Starter Pokemon. Increased Power if used in conjunction with designated types in Double Battles.
Frenzy Plant
GrassBlast Burn
fireHydro Cannon
Location: Wyndon (Pink-Sweater man in the park)
Pow: 150, Acc: 90, Special
Ultimate move for Starter Pokemon. The user can't move the next turn.
Check out Move Tutor Guide here!

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