Slowpoke is using up all his energy to do… well, absolutely nothing. Here’s how to evolve Slowpoke into Slowking in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet.
The Pokédex of Paldea is full of pocket monsters of all kinds. In Pokémon Scarlet and Violet, many Pokémon evolve by leveling up, as is common in the franchise. But in these games, particular creatures have unique and special methods of evolution, either by requiring evolutionary items, evolution stones, exchanges, or specific requirements…
How to Evolve Slowpoke into Slowking in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet
Some Pokémon available in Scarlet and Violet can evolve by trading them with other players through the multiplayer functions. Some of them also need to be equipped with certain evolutionary items):
To evolve Slowpoke into Slowing in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet, you need to trade it while having King’s Rock equipped.
That means you need to:
- Get a Slowpoke
- Purchase a King’s Rock
- Equip the King’s Rock on Slowpoke
- Exchange your Slowpoke with another player
The King’s Rock is a relatively easy item to get. You can purchase it at the Delizabar store located in Plateau City in exchange for $ 10,000 (within the “Combat items” section). However, note that as a requirement for the King’s Rock to appear for sale in this store, you must have obtained four Gym Medals, no matter what.
How to exchange Pokémon with other players? Get Slowking in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet
If you want to evolve Slowpoke into Slowking in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet, you’ll have to learn how to exchange Pokémon with other players. Here’s everything you need to know.
To exchange Pokémon in Pokémon Scarlet and Purple, players must go to any Pokémon Center in the Paldea region and access the Poképortal. Through this system, the game allows you to trade Pokémon in two different ways very easily:
Connection exchange: allows you to exchange Pokémon with friends using codes. The host uses a code, and the other player copies it to his game to start the exchange.
Magic exchange: allows you to perform a random exchange with anyone worldwide. Choose a Pokémon to exchange and get another Pokémon in return.
Pokemon Scarlet and Violet is available on the Nintendo Switch.