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Catching Latios or Latias without using masterball! hint for Pokemon Emerald

Catching Latios or Latias without using masterball!

First, catch a Pokemon that uses Arena Trap or Shadow Tag. I used Wobbuffet. Your mother will let you choose between red and blue. Blue is Latios and Red is Latias. The one you chose will appear ONLY in the patch near the Safari Zone OR near the surfing area of New Mauville. It is the only area where you can see one of them. Brind lots of ultraballs and timerballs. First, use the ultra so the timer will have the power. Enjoy using the Masterball on ANY pokemon.

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Added by: Xena Akonalang
Mar 16th 2010, ID#13020


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Jan 4th 2016 figo22
ID #633179
Feb 23rd 2015 omega_delta
Dont catch when theres arena trap. Levitate ability of either eon pokemon will escape them!
ID #520089
Sep 24th 2013 Guest
to be a ticket to the island how to do water
ID #310998
Aug 14th 2013 Guest
i found mine in pacifidlog -.- latios or latias just shows any where. when you found one and it flee, check your pokedex and see the area. when you go to that area check your pokedex again. I changes whenever you go to his/her area. They do not have a decent place to stay on. So do not say that they just show on here, here, here, there, there, there. just prevent it's escape or use a masterball when you see one. In my pokemon emerald game i just use ultra in rayquaza and master ball on these eons. They're one of my favorite pokemons.
Also got mew
ID #304865
Jun 22nd 2013 Guest
With an event or gameshark you can get the other lati, and there are 10 routes where they can appear, and not certain patches. They also change place when you fly or move from route (and i mean to ANY of the other routes). Whatever.
ID #292017
May 23rd 2013 Guest
i was playing gba in laptop my technique is save the data and when you fail Ctrl+L + ENTER if u fail do it again i caught it with only 1 pokeball
ID #284815
Apr 22nd 2013 Guest
I caught latias near mirage tower
ID #276603
Feb 23rd 2013 Guest
i caught it by a pokeball.
ID #257573
Jan 2nd 2013 Goldenbro3
Well... After about one week on playing my friends ruby,(I know it's emerald but its the same) I had used mean look, false swipe, and hypnosis, and threw 10-20 ultra balls, and I caught it
ID #234664
Dec 25th 2012 Guest
Or, you could check the pokedex, every time you use fly, they move. try to catch them that way. then make sure they can't get away by using stun spore or something else with the same effect. Damage, capture.
ID #228400
Nov 10th 2012 jcarl0617
you can ultraballs just make sure its hp low and attack and defense low make it sleep or paralized stock many ultraballs before you challenge it save it first i tried this way in other legendary but it work
ID #207103
Oct 24th 2012 STOP!
when the last time i played pokemon emerald i saw the two pokemons latios and latias but somebody here said that only one you can catch but if i can only catch one how did i caught latios and latias
I used ultra ball about 30-53 times and used
timer ball then i caugth it
ID #200508
Oct 6th 2012 Guest
i definetily reccomend a master ball
ID #192441
Sep 16th 2012 ziondreh
just be sure that a pokemon with you with mean look has higher speed than Latios or Latias because it flies right away after appearing. but with Wobuffet of any level, latios or latias cant fly away because of its shadow tag ability. also never use fly to its location.
ID #186479
Sep 8th 2012 Deathslayer97
dont tell people where you ran into it cuz it will be different every time you find u run into it, its like feebas.

ID #184352
Sep 5th 2012 Guest
every one thank you for the gameshark codes and tips oh and guys to find latios go to pacifilog use a max repel and go in the water keep surfing with max repel and latios will pop up the first time i did this i got latios for raquaza groudon and kyrogre find them without gameshark for the rest of the legendarys you need an eon ticket or gameshark codes i had to use game shark codes beacause i could not find the eon ticket if someone could help me get celebi and jarachi i would apreciate it thank for the tips and codes guys oh and one other thing i suggest to use the master ball on latios because you can save right before you try to catch other legendarys but not latios thats my suggestion thanks again for the codes and tips
ID #183688
May 12th 2012 Guest
I used Mean Look on Latias with Crobat, then used every ball i had(Reg.,Ultra,Great,Pre.,Timer,Repeat) until Crobat fainted. Then I used Wobbufett and used ultra and timer balls. I caught mine with a timer ball.
ID #141509
Jan 10th 2012 metaltheocrashd
i catch latias near the mauville city with dive ball!!!
ID #104549
Dec 7th 2011 Guest
OMG! THEY JUST ROAM ANYWHERE! JUST USE A POKEMON LVL 39 and use max repel!!! it actually works!!!! if u dont want to waste time with a lvl 39, just get a pokemon on a high level with abilites or moves like arenatrap, mean look, block, or shadowtag(meanlook and block are pokemon moves. the other two are abilities) then use max repel with it and just use an acro bike and jump in one place. it might take time but i found mines using that way.i prefer latios to latias cuz latios has stronger moves than latias.
ID #93418
Dec 5th 2011 Guest
its at vitory road.
ID #92907
Dec 5th 2011 Guest
hophip is rare at l.v.100 so you should use a masterball to catch him.
ID #92906
Dec 5th 2011 Guest
catch a hophip l.v.100 and you will get 9999 master balls.
ID #92903
Dec 5th 2011 Guest
save your masterball. use a pokeball.
ID #92900
Oct 28th 2011 Guest
just use master ball
ID #83654
Oct 17th 2011 Guest
if your going to find latios or latias, just make sure you use max repel first, the max repel will repel every pokemon except for latios or latias. thats how i find them.
ID #81142
Sep 27th 2011 Guest
First you need an Acro Bike(get it from Rydel's bike shop in Mauville City. Then, get a pokemon that has Arena trap, Shadow tag or Mean look. After That, find a spot that is near a building or the end of the route(for me best is Route 110 near the Cycling Road). Now, use Max Repel to repel the weak pokemon and only Latias/Latios will appear. while in the grass use your bike and hold B. if Latios/Latias doesn't appear within 2 minutes, go in the Cycling road(the building) and go out. And bring many cheap balls then bring about 5-10 Timer Balls. It will save you time.
ID #77032
Aug 30th 2011 L0rd_Az0BiE
i catch latios in mosdeep city
ID #71334
Aug 1st 2011 Guest
After you beat the PL you will be at ur house and then go downstairs and your mother will ask you what color the pokemon on TV was.If you say red,you will be able to catch latias,if you say blue you can catch latios.( You CAN NOT catch the other lati without using a cheat)Once you see the latias/latios for the first time you can track it on your pokedex. it can be anywhere do not try to fly to that area it will only move.(it moves when you use fly,enter/exit a building or leave you current route.( if you on route 110 and you move to route 111 it will move)You need a pokemon with arena trap or something else that prevents it from running also need a lot of pokeballs( like 50) and 2-5 timer balls.Save before you try to catch it if it faints you cant catch it EVER.So once you find it start throwing poke balls at it and use false swipe once you run out of poke balls and start throwing timerballs at it and if you battled for a long time you should be able to catch it.(note: you can get timer balls in rustboro) this also works on Kyogere and Groudon( not sure about any others though)
ID #63110
Jul 7th 2011 darkness321
i find it in near fortree city with a low level pokemon then when i switch into a tougher pokemon latias run away
ID #55502
Jun 24th 2011 Guest
i nearly caught i with a random pokeball!
ID #51922
May 28th 2011 Guest
i found latios like 10 time before getting him and i get it anywhere in hoenn
ID #45441
May 4th 2011 Guest
I found latias near Mt. Chimney
ID #41346
May 3rd 2011 Guest
i found my latias in mosdeep city
ID #41219
Apr 15th 2011 Guest
thanks..for the tips..hahaha..
ID #37632
Apr 15th 2011 Guest
They are just roaming around the whole Hoen region.
ID #37477
Mar 22nd 2011 Guest
U can find them anywhere from slateport to mossdeep in that large square. Anywhere that is outside and has grass or water
ID #33725
Oct 3rd 2010 Xena Akonalang
I am very sorry but those are just the areas where i found one... also

Where could you find a lati around pacifidlog? which part?
ID #14240
Sep 24th 2010 Trance Virus
I found Latias on my previous copy of Pokemon emerald, and I am currently searching for Latios.
I found Latias outside pacificlog and that's where I found my first Latios.

Master ball is ready all I have to do is FIND the pokemon first... > <
ID #13496
Jul 9th 2010 ChristianoRonaldo

It appears pretty much anywhere,lol.
i just used my crobat lv 93 with meanlook,
but still that is a good idea u have.
ID #3809
Jul 5th 2010 PichuBlast
A easier way is to get a ZUBAT, a GOLBAT or a CROBAT and get it to use MEAN LOOK, it won't escape, so you can weacken it with BITE or CRUNCH.I would recommend FALSE SWIPE because it leaves the target POKEMON on it's last HEALTH POINT (HP) then keep throwing POKEBALLS, ULTRA BALLS would be the best, but you can just experiment!
ID #3161
Jun 21st 2010 Guest
have every pokemon
ID #1341
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