There are a variety of items meant for different uses that you will come across in your journey through Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl, some more rare than others due to the value they provide.
One of these rare items is the King’s Rock. The reason it is so rare because it is an evolution item, needed specifically to evolve Slowpoke into Slowking and Poliwhirl into Politoed.
That is not the only use for the King’s Rock, interestingly enough. The King’s Rock also has a use in battle: when held by a Pokemon, all it’s damaging moves that don’t have a flinch chance, gain a 10% chance to flinch the opponent.
If you have been struggling to find a King’s Rock of your own, then we’ve got you covered. Read on ahead to discover where to find the King’s Rock in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl.
How to Get the King’s Rock in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl
The King’s Rock is one of the rarest items in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl, only having one single method to find it. The King’s Rock can be found by encountering wild Poliwhirl, as they have a chance of holding one.
Poliwhirl can be found on Routes 225, 226, 227, and 228. Additionally, you can also find Poliwhirl after acquiring the National Dex by encountering it in the Grand Underground. They can be found in Grassland Cave, Riverbank Cave, Sunlit Cavern, Fountainspring Cave, as well as Still-Water Cavern.