Pokémon games come out almost every year. And with every new game, developers add new characters, Pokémon, and features. In November 2022, Pokémon Scarlet and Violet came out with an incredible amount of new content. For example, in these games, you can explore a large open world and even wash your Pokémon. Therefore, in this guide, we will tell you how to wash and clean your Pokémon in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet.
Washing and Cleaning in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet
When you play Pokémon Scarlet and Violet, you’ll be surprised how much new content Game Freaks have been added to the games. And among all the new features, the picnic stands out. Yes, you can now go on picnics with all your Pokémon.
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At picnics, you can wash your Pokémon to make them clean and increase their HP. Moreover, in this way, you can increase the level of friendship. So we strongly recommend that you wash your Pokémon as often as possible.
How to Wash and Clean Your Pokémon
So, first, you need to advance a bit in the story to unlock the picnic option. To do this, you must reach the Treasure Hunt event. And once you’re allowed to explore the open world, you can start the picnic.
Find a remote area, away from the NPC and press the X button. In the menu, you will see the Picnic option. Click on it to release all your Pokémon and start relaxing together.
Then, walk up to the Pokémon you want to wash and press the X button. To lather the Pokémon, press A and move the sponge around the screen. After that, press the Y button to wash your Pokémon. And as a result, your Pokémon will be happy, and you will increase your friendship with it.
Here’s everything you need to know about how to wash and clean your Pokémon in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet. Follow our tips, and your Pokémon will always be clean and happy. And while you are here, take a look at our guide on how to get Venonat Fangs in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet.
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