Pokemon Diamond/Pearl EV Training Guide, By Pdragynbane0292 Version History: [HIST] 10/08/08, Version 0.1: Guide started. 10/09/08, V1.0: Fixed Some stuff in the AR section, Finished the guide. Legal Crud [LGL] This guide is published under a Creative Commons license, which can be viewed here: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/us/ So, it is, essentially: YOU CAN: -copy, distribute and transmit the work AS LONG AS: -You keep the Credits and Thanks sections intact, -You do not sell this document, or distribute it in ANY commercial way, -You DO NOT alter this document in any way. This Faq is allowed on these sites: -Gamefaqs. -Supercheats. -Neoseeker If you see the Faq on any other sites than the ones listed above, Contact me Via the email listed in the contacts section. Table of contents: (Use CTRL-F to find certain sections.) [TBLE] 1. Version History [HIST] 2. Legal Crud [LGL] 3. Table of Contents, [TBLE] 4. Introduction. [INTRO] 5. Helpful items, [ITEM] 6. EV Training Processes, [TRAIN] 7. Best EV giving Pokes, [LIST] 8. AR Codes. [CODES] 9. Thanks. [THNKS] 10. Contact Info. [CNTCT] Introduction. [INTRO] So, youíve looked everywhere for a guide on EV training, and yet, you canít seem to find a guide that goes through all the hoops to bring you the information you canít seem to find, right? Well, thatís the case I made this guide in, so, here goes. Helpful items, [ITEM] Now, you may be wondering ďwhy would I need items?Ē Well, you donít, but youíd be having a heck of a hard time without them, not to mention that it takes way longer without them, too. So these items are pretty much your standard EV Trainers Items, Here they are: These items will speed up the process in which you get EVs by Battling NPC Trainers/Wild Pokemon: Macho Brace, not the most recommended, but will do when you donít have certain Power items, Power Lens, Power Band, Power Anklet, Power Belt, Power Bracer and Power Weight all raise one stats EV point gain when earning them by battling, the Evís the Power Items give you are as follows: ___________________________ / Item: I Stat: \ I Power Bracer I Attack I I Power Belt I Defense I I Power Lens I Sp. Atk I I Power Band I Sp. Def I IPower Anklet I Speed I I Power Weight I HP I ------------------------------------------ \__________________________/ (I know itís not the best box, but hey, itís my first box!) K, so heres the run down, lets say you battle a Bidoof, and you defeat it, now if you didnít have a held item, Youd get 1 EV Point for HP, now if you had an Macho Brace, youíd get 2 Evís, and if you had the Power Weight attached, youíd get 6 whopping EV Points, but it gets better with Pokerus, in which you Add first THEN double, which would net you a whopping 12 EV Points! Items for deleting EVís: These berries will take EVís from a stat that you accidentally put them on, They are: ___________________________ /__Berry_____I______Stat)_____\ I Pomeg I HP I I Kelpsy I Attack I I Qualot I Defense I I Hondew I SP. Atk. I I Grepa I Sp. Def. I I Tamato I Speed I \___________________________/ Now, lets say you have 255 Points in HP you didnít need there, you would need 16 berries, the first berry would bring it down to 100, then the ones AFTER that would lower it by 10 until you have 0 in that stat, the problem is getting enough berries to remove enough evís. as theyre semi-rare. Course, you COULD use the AR code for all berries x999, you cheater. Now, the other items: Vitamins, when you have enough money to buy these expensive products, they will help you, as they give you a whopping 10 EVs in the stat they raise. Rare candies, these are by far, the quickest way to raise a Pokemons level to 100, BUT Be warned that if you hit lv. 100 before your Finished EV Training a Pokemon, you have lost your chance to finish! PERIOD. END OF STORY! EV Training Processes, [TRAIN] Now youíve got at least some of the items, Right? Well, now onto the prcesses!! Now Iím gonna use Sp. ATK. As an example in all of these processes, but if your looking for EVing another stat, just switch the Power item to one that ups that statís gain, switch the pokemon you battle to the one that gives you EVs for the stat your raising, and if your using Vitamins, switch to the vitamins that give you EVs for that stat, and then you set to go! Now, for the next few processes I suggest you to equip the Power item that give you EVs for the stat that you want, so for the examples, weíll use the Power Weight, and Iím gonna assume the pokemon DOESNíT have Pokerus, Now the 1st process: Step 1: Use 10 HP UPs. Step 2: Battle the Cowgirl on Route 209 (Beloow Solaceon Town) Closest to the Mud Ramp 6 Times, Step 3: Take off the Power Weight, Step 4: Battle 2 more Bidoof, There you have it! A Grand total of 252 EVs, but beware! If you get pokerus at ANY TIME after the HP UPs, The process has to be modified, and itíll look something like this (excluding the HP UP Step): Step 2: Battle the Cowgirl 3 time, Step 3: Remove the Power Weight, Step 4: Battle 1 more Bidoof, And for the above process, you have to have had The pokemon have Pokerus the whole time, or it will be harder, but still doable, and if you wanted to max out EVs in a certain stat, just skip step 3, and leave the Power item on. This process is for those of you who are Hackers and donít want to spend the time to EV them properly: Step 1: Boot up the AR, Step 2: Enter the EV Modifier Code(s), the ones like ďHP UP rases HP to maxĒ BUT USE THEM WITH THE CODE LISTED RIGHT BEFORE THE OTHER EV CODES!!! Step 3: Load your game, Step 4: Give you Pokemon 1 AND ONLY 1 of the vitamin that corresponds with the code, There, you now have 255 EVs in one stat! good job, you cheater! Best EV giving Pokemon, [LIST] Now, you may be wondering which pokemon give the most EVs in a certain stat, and where they are, well, Iím gonna tell you here, and this is also where Iíll tell you the best trainers to battle, too! Thnx to Alexcalibur for the guide to use as reference! Best EV giving Pokemon: [LST1] *the numbers in the ()ís are how many EVs the pokes are worth. HP: Route 201 Pokemon: Bidoof (1) Yep, pretty basic, and itís pretty low level, too, Route 222 Pokemon: Gastrodon (2) It gets the job done, but the pokes are a little higher level, so that could be a good or bad thing. Attack: Route 202 Pokemon: Shinx (1) The basic method of EVing this stat, but not the quickest. Lake Valor Pokemon: Seaking (2), Gyarados (2) Much better than the Shinx method, but you need an Super Rod which you get after beating the game in the Battle Zone. Defensee: Oreburgh Mine Pokemon: Geodude (1), Onix (1) The best basic EV pokemon, Iron Island Cave Pokemon: Graveler (2), Onix (1) Steelix (2) Pretty good, the best plac I could find. SP. ATK. Old Chateau in Eterna Forest Pokemon: Gastly (1), Haunter (2), Gengar (3) Possibly the best option if you have a GBA Pokemon game in you GBA slot, if you donít only Gastly will appear, and Iím pretty sure Gengar only appears in the room with eyes, Resort Areas Pond Pokemon: Golduck (2) Pretty much the best option if you donít hav a GBA game, SP. DEF. Route 223 Pokemon: Tentacruel (2), Mantyke (1) The earliest and best option I could find, it work pretty well. Speed: Victory Road Ponds Pokemon: Golbat (2) I think these are the only pokemon tha appear when surfing on the ponds here, pretty good for EV training if you pokemon is in the high-30s to high-40s and above. Trophy Garden of the Pokemon Mansion Pokemon: Pikachu (2), Pichu (1), Staravia (2) Pretty much the best option here, but be sure to run from other pokemo. Best EV giving Trainers: [LST2] *The VS seeker is needed for rebottling these trainers. HP: Route 209, Standing at the Solaceon Town side of the sand slope. Who: Cowgirl Shelly, Pokemon: 5 Bidoof around LV 15. Total EVs: 5 Route 213 Who: Tuber Jared, Pokemon: 3 Gastrodon around LV. 50, Total EVs: 6 Attack: Route 203 Who: Lass Madeline. Pokemon: Starapter and Bibarel around Level 40. Route 213 Who: Swimmer Shelton Pokemon: 3 Gyarados around Level 30 Total EVs: 6 Cycling Road, Third male from the top, Who: Cyclist John, Pokemon: 2 Starapters Total EVs: 6 Note: This trainer doesn't evolve for some people. He stays with Staravia, changing his EVs to speed. For this reason, he is in both sections. Use the one yours is. Defense: Route 210 Who: Ninja Boy Fabian What they have: 3 Geodude around level 20 Total Evs: 3 Route 221 Who: Collector Ivan What they have: 3 Hippopotas around level 50 Total Evs: 3 SP. ATK Route 212, you will need cut Who: Scientist Shaun What they have: 2 Alakazam around level 50 Total Evs: 6 Route 214 Who: Collector Douglas What they have: 3 Roselia Total Evs: 6 SP. DEF.: Route 210, is Foggy Who: Ninja Boy Davido What they have: Dustox Total Evs: 3 Route 230, need surf Who: Swimmer Mallory What they have: 1 Seel 1 Dewgong Total Evs: 3 Speed: Route 205, on the bridge, the second fisherman from the right Who: Fisherman Andrew What they have: 6 Magikarp Level 10. This is definitely the easiest and best. Total Evs: 6 Cycling Road, third male from the top Who: Cyclist John What they have: 2 Staravia around level 40 Total Evs: 4 I am leaving this here, but I don't really know if I should. I have confirmed that the Staravia trainer does evolve, which changes the EVs to strength. He will be in that section as well, with his max levels. AR Codes. [CODES] IV Code: 12066C9C 000020XX 12066CB2 000020XX 12066CC8 000020XX 12066CDE 000020XX 12066CF4 000020XX 12066D0A 000020XX So, you fill in the XXs with one of these 2 digit codes(you can put different endings to each code, but make sure you pick one from the list): 00 = 0 01 = 1 02 = 2 03 = 3 04 = 4 05 = 5 06 = 6 07 = 7 08 = 8 09 = 9 0A = 10 0B = 11 0C = 12 0D = 13 0E = 14 0F = 15 10 = 16 11 = 17 12 = 18 13 = 19 14 = 20 15 = 21 16 = 22 17 = 23 18 = 24 19 = 25 1A = 26 1B = 27 1C = 28 1D = 29 1E = 30 1F = 31 Now this code is to edit Wild, hatched, and other pokemon given to you, so it doesnít edit the IVs on a pokemon you already caught, just new ones. Every Berry x999 94000130 FCFF0000 B21C4D28 00000000 B0000004 00000000 E0000E4C 00000100 03E70095 03E70096 03E70097 03E70098 03E70099 03E7009A 03E7009B 03E7009C 03E7009D 03E7009E 03E7009F 03E700A0 03E700A1 03E700A2 03E700A3 03E700A4 03E700A5 03E700A6 03E700A7 03E700A8 03E700A9 03E700AA 03E700AB 03E700AC 03E700AD 03E700AE 03E700AF 03E700B0 03E700B1 03E700B2 03E700B3 03E700B4 03E700B5 03E700B6 03E700B7 03E700B8 03E700B9 03E700BA 03E700BB 03E700BC 03E700BD 03E700BE 03E700BF 03E700C0 03E700C1 03E700C2 03E700C3 03E700C4 03E700C5 03E700C6 03E700C7 03E700C8 03E700C9 03E700CA 03E700CB 03E700CC 03E700CD 03E700CE 03E700CF 03E700D0 03E700D1 03E700D2 03E700D3 03E700D4 D2000000 00000000 This code gives you ALL BERRIES x999! So youíll have a hard time running out of berries for a while! And as far as I can tell, you can use it as man times as you like, but will only ever get 999 of each barry AT MAX!!! L+R to activate. set pokemon natures Set Wild Pokťmons Nature to... 12066D98 000024XX XX Values : 00 : Hardy 01 : Lonely 02 : Brave 03 : Adamant 04 : Naughty 05 : Bold 06 : Docile 07 : Relaxed 08 : Impish 09 : Lax 0A : Timid 0B : Hasty 0C : Serious 0D : Jolly 0E : Naive 0F : Modest 10 : Mild 11 : Quiet 12 : Bashful 13 : Rash 14 : Calm 15 : Gentle 16 : Sassy 17 : Careful 18 : Quirky Now this code is helpful for getting pokemon of a certain nature, and you donít have to press any button combination to activate it!!! X999 Any berry 94000130 fcff0000 B21c4d28 00000000 B0000004 00000000 00000e4c 03e700XX D2000000 00000000 In this XX put the code below to get the berry you want. 95=Cheri Berry 96=Chesto Berry 97=Pecha Berry 98=Rawst Berry 99=Aspear Berry 9a=Leppa Berry 9b=Oran Berry 9c=Persim Berry 9d=Lum Berry 9e=Sitrus Berry 9f=Figy Berry A0=Wiki Berry A1=Mego Berry A2=Aguav Berry A3=Iapapa Berry A4=Razz Berry A5=bluk Berry A6=Nanab Berry A7=Wepear Berry A8=Pinap Berry A9=Pomeg Berry Aa=Kelpsy Berry Ab=Qualot Berry Ac=Hondew Berry Ad=Grepa Berry Ae=Tamato Berry Af=Cornn Berry B0=Magost Berry B1=Rabuta Berry B2=Nomel Berry B3=Spelon Berry B4=Pamtre Berry B5=Watmel Berry B6=Durin Berry B7=Belue Berry B8=Occa Berry B9=Passho Berry Ba=Wacan Berry Bb=Rindo Berry Bc=Yache Berry Bd=Chople Berry Be=Kebia Berry Bf=Shuca Berry C0=Coba Berry C1=Payapa Berry C2=Tanga Berry C3=Charti Berry C4=Kasib Berry C5=Haban Berry C6=Colbur Berry C7=Babiri Berry C8=Chilan Berry C9=Liechi berry Ca=Ganlon Berry Cb=Salac Berry Cc=Petaya Berry Cd=Apicot Berry Ce=Lansat Berry Cf=Starf Berry D0=Enigma Berry D1=Micle Berry D2=Custap Berry D3=Jaboca Berry D4Rowap Berry Now this code is different than the other berry code as you will only get one type of berry at a time, but it will be x999, Iím pretty sure you have to press L+R to activate it. EV Modifier code First, you must use this. It lets go passed 512 base stat limit. 120847F4 0000FFFF Use this code with any of the below 6 codes, BUT USE ONLY 1 AT A TIME OR YOUR GAME WILL FREEZE WHEN YOU USE THE VITAMIN!!! Then use these at the same time as the code above: HP Up raises HP to max 12084576 000046C0 12084AFC 000020FF Protein raises attack to max 120845E2 000046C0 12084B5C 000020FF Same thing with defense (Iron) 1208464E 000046C0 12084BBC 000020FF And Sp. Def (Zinc) 12084796 000046C0 12084CDC 000020FF Calcium Raises Sp Attack to max 1208472A 000046C0 12084C7C 000020FF And Carbos raises speed to max 120846BC 000046C0 12084C1C 000020FF THIS IS FOR THE EV MODIFIER CODE. REPLACE THE FF AT THE END OF EACH CODE EXCEPT BREAK 512 CODE WITH THE HEX ON THE LEFT. NORMAL VALUE ON LEFT. HEX VALUE ON RIGHT. 1=01 2=02 3=03 4=04 5=05 6=06 7=07 8=08 9=09 10=0A 11=0B 12=0C 13=0D 14=0E 15=0F 16=10 17=11 18=12 19=13 20=14 21=15 22=16 23=17 24=18 25=19 26=1A 27=1B 28=1C 29=1D 30=1E 31=1F 32=20 33=21 34=22 35=23 36=21 37=25 38=26 39=27 40=28 41=29 42=2A 43=2B 44=2C 45=2D 46=2E 47=2F 48=30 49=31 50=32 51=33 52=34 53=35 54=36 55=37 56=38 57=39 58=3A 59=3B 60=3C 61=3D 62=3E 63=3F 64=40 65=41 66=42 67=43 68=44 69=45 70=46 71=47 72=48 73=49 74=4A 75=4B 76=4C 77=4D 78=4E 79=4F 80=50 81=51 82=52 83=53 84=54 85=55 86=56 87=57 88=58 89=59 90=5A 91=5B 92=5C 93=5D 94=5E 95=5F 96=60 97=61 98=62 99=63 100=64 101=65 102=66 103=67 104=68 105=69 106=6A 107=6B 108=6C 109=6D 110=6E 111=6F 112=70 113=71 114=72 115=73 116=74 117=75 118=76 119=77 120=78 121=79 122=7A 123=7B 124=7C 125=7D 126=7E 127=7F 128=80 129=81 130=82 131=83 132=84 133=85 134=86 135=87 136=88 137=89 138=8A 139=8B 140=8C 141=8D 142=8E 143=8F 144=90 145=91 146=92 147=93 148=94 149=95 150=96 151=97 152=98 153=99 154=9A 155=9B 156=9C 157=9D 158=9E 159=9F 160=A0 161=A1 162=A2 163=A3 164=A4 165=A5 166=A6 167=A7 168=A8 169=A9 170=AA 171=AB 172=AC 173=AD 174=AE 175=AF 176=B0 177=B1 178=B2 179=B3 180=B4 181=B5 182=B6 183=B7 184=B8 185=B9 186=BA 187=BB 188=BC 189=BD 190=BE 191=BF 192=C0 193=C1 194=C2 195=C3 196=C4 197=C5 198=C6 199=C7 200=C8 201=C9 202=CA 203=CB 204=CC 205=CD 206=CE 207=CF 208=D0 209=D1 210=D2 211=D3 212=D4 213=D5 214=D6 215=D7 216=D8 217=D9 218=DA 219=DB 220=DC 221=DD 222=DE 223=DF 224=E0 225=E1 226=E2 227=E3 228=E4 229=E5 230=E6 231=E7 232=E8 233=E9 234=EA 235=EB 236=EC 237=ED 238=EE 239=EF 240=F0 241=F1 242=F2 243=F3 244=F4 245=F5 246=F6 247=F7 248=F8 249=F9 250=FA 251=FB 252=FC 253=FD 254=FE 255=FF The above codes are to modify EVs, and should be entered with the aforementioned code, and if you have the code set to 255, or FF at the end, use it only ONCE, and only on 2 stats! OR OTHER PEOPLE WILL KNOW AUTOMATICALLY THAT THIS POKE IS HACKED!!! Thanks [THNKS] Thanks goes to: Nintendo for making such a great game. Ice3090 For posting the Action Replay codes on the Pokemon Pearl Boards on Gfaqs. Alexcalibur For making the EV Hotspot guide that Iím using for reference. The_1337_Toad For posting the EV training guide on the Gfaqs Message Boards which I used for reference. And, you, reader, for reading this guide. Contact info [CNTCT] You may reach me at email@example.com, and only for: -Spelling errors, -Stuff I missed in this guide, -Other stuff related to the guide that will help it be as best as it can be, Put the name of the guide in the topic of the Email, or itíll be thrown out.