Stack Exchange Network

Stack Exchange network consists of 174 Q&A communities including Stack Overflow, the largest, most trusted online community for developers to learn, share their knowledge, and build their careers.

Visit Stack Exchange

Questions tagged [pokemon-x-y]

a role-playing game developed by Game Freak. Pokemon X/Y are the first games released for the 6th generation of Pokémon. Players take on the role of trainers: travelling through the Kalos region they catch and train Pokémon to compete in the Pokemon League and thwart the schemes of the nefarious criminal organization Team Flare. Use this tag for questions about Pokémon X/Y specifically.

0
votes
1answer
129 views

Lost in Pokémon Y!

I’m playing PokémonY, but it's been long time since I last played it, and I don’t know where I’m supposed to go! Could I get some help? Information: The latest Holo-Caster message is ”A declaration!...
2
votes
1answer
355 views

How do I actually encounter the roaming Legendary Bird (Moltres)?

In Pokemon x I fly to where Moltres is, but he's always somewhere else! I chase him and chase him but I never catch up to him. My friends who have caught him say it takes 11 times to be able to ...
-2
votes
2answers
559 views

Where can you find an Ice stone in Pokemon X&Y?

Where can you find an ice stone in Pokemon X&Y?
3
votes
2answers
124 views

Recover Pokémon Held Items from Events

I was just about to move all my pokémon to my pokebank and start my game over to work on my living national dex when a harrowing thought came to me. What about the unique hold items that come from ...
-3
votes
2answers
905 views

How can I transfer Pokémon from Pokémon Sun to Pokémon X? [duplicate]

I downloaded Pokébank and I was able to transfer Pokémon from X to Sun but I can't transfer Pokémon from Sun to X. How do I trade from Sun back to X?
3
votes
2answers
188 views

Why does my traded Pokemon have an encounter date in the future?

I had a look at my Gyarados's summary I just got him from trade and when I had a look at where he was from, it said a faraway place (I know what that means) and the date was 2018 (I was surprised ...
-1
votes
3answers
743 views

Are some Flame Body/Magma Armor Pokémon better at hatching eggs?

I have a level 50 female Talonflame to make my eggs hatch faster, but I'd like it to be even faster. I'm aware that Flame Body doesn't stack with Magma Armor. I'm wondering if any Pokémon with Flame ...
-2
votes
1answer
219 views

Is this Easter egg/reference really in Pokémon X/Y?

I was looking at Easter eggs and references and I read this IGN Article which stated: The characters' father In the games over the years except Sapphire and Ruby the player never gets to see ...
-1
votes
1answer
390 views

What are the best spots for chain fishing in Pokémon x

I have read things like "in a corner" but I don't know what "corner" means, where I can find them, or what kind of corners they are. Can I have some help/pictures of the best corners? Because I don't ...
-2
votes
1answer
79 views

Can't remember which quest I'm on

I'm currently in the Terminus Cave and I've just got the TM next to that cart thing. I haven't played in a couple of months and I can't remember what I am doing. Can anyone help?
1
vote
1answer
373 views

Why won't my Burmy change into trash cloak after battling inside a gym?

I'm playing Pokémon X and every time I use my burmy inside a gym it doesn't change into a trash cloak pero like I'm battling inside a building. Is it different for generations after gen 4?
1
vote
2answers
406 views

Where do I get HM01 Cut?

I have been back to the Parfum Palace to look, but I can't find it. Where do I get HM01 Cut?
1
vote
1answer
235 views

Is there any need to have all pokémon from Kalos dex caught in Kalos?

I have transferred a lot of pokemon from the legacy games to Pokémon X. The set includes nearly all pokémon from Kanto, Johto, Hoenn, Sinnoh and Unova. The XY pokédex clearly distinguishes which ...
-1
votes
1answer
637 views

What are the locations of all double battles in Pokemon X?

I'm looking for all the double battles that exist in Pokemon X. Where are they?
1
vote
2answers
497 views

How do you get a Munchlax in Pokemon XY?

I can not find Munchlax. Where can you catch it?
7
votes
2answers
4k views

Is there a Pokémon that can solo the Elite Four without any restoring items?

I was wondering if it is possible to beat the entire Elite Four in Pokemon X with a single Pokémon (with a specific moveset or strategy) without any health-restoring or PP-restoring items. Ideally ...
4
votes
1answer
819 views

Leveling Pokemon using the Lumiose Tower infinite loop path

So there is this cheat thing where you leave your Pokemon in the daycare and go to the Lumiose Tower and do the infinite loop thing, but how long does it take to get from level 1 to level 100?
0
votes
2answers
123 views

How can I SEE every Pokemon in Pokedex to fill their names?

I want to set Pokemon for Trade, but there's a lot of pokemon I didn't see so I can't choose them for trade. How can I fill my Pokedex with Pokemon? I've beaten all of the trainers in the game (I ...
1
vote
1answer
90 views

How do you know when your chain breaks while fishing for shinies?

Is there a way of telling? Maybe a difference in music?
3
votes
1answer
244 views

I escaped Rotom battle in Lost Hotel, can I try to catch him one more time?

I've leveled my Pokes for some time (couple hours) and I noticed place I haven't seen before. I encountered Rotom and When I wanted to transorm into Mega evolution I clicked "run". Can I go back to ...
1
vote
1answer
324 views

What are the 'Download Tests' and how can I get one?

In the Battle Test, there are three options on the first menu. Try a Battle Test Try a Download Test Download Tests What does 2 and 3 mean? When ever I click on 2, it tells me that I should ...
2
votes
1answer
108 views

I own Pokémon Y, and Alpha Sapphire. Which ones (barring Friend Safari) will I still have to trade?

I own both Pokemon Y and Alpha Sapphire. My goal is to use AS mostly to catch Pokémon I can't get on Y, and then transferring them to there using the Pokébank. The friend safari in Y is also a huge ...
0
votes
1answer
959 views

Battle between Pokemon XY and ORAS

Can you battle someone with ORAS when you have XY ?
3
votes
1answer
864 views

What is the earliest I can get to Snowbelle City?

Snowbelle city is the location of the 8th gym in Pokémon X/Y. I'm still very early in the story, only at Geosenge Town. Most of Lumiose City is still blocked off for me due to a "blackout", which cuts ...
0
votes
2answers
360 views

How to put Pokemon into Pokeball?

I've started playing Pokemon Y on my Nintendo 3DS console. I got stuck when I filled all six available Pokemon slots. Now I would like to put some of Pokemons into Pokeballs in order to get more space ...
1
vote
1answer
956 views

How many steps is one run around Prism Tower?

How many steps is in one complete circle around Prism Tower? In case the amount of steps change depending on where you are on the circle, I am one spot away from the Diggersby, away from the tower.
3
votes
2answers
2k views

How many Pokemiles does each method earn?

I want to farm PokeMiles so I can purchase bulk PP Ups and Rare Candies. I understand that every 1,000 in game steps will earn you one PokeMile, but what about all of the other ways? The other ...
0
votes
1answer
257 views

If I have a shiny Nincada, what happens?

If I have a Shiny Nincada, and I evolve it with an extra spot in my party, what happens? Do I get a Shiny Ninjask and Shiny Shedinja, or just a Shiny Ninjask with a normal Shedinja?
4
votes
1answer
252 views

What does 'evaluated by judge' mean?

In Pokemon X and Y online battles, sometimes it will show statistics on the side of the battle for each player. Sometimes though, one will pop up that says "Times evaluated by judge." What does this ...
0
votes
1answer
74 views

Moltres disappeared completely

I chased moltres around about 7 times, but when I saved and logged back on, he is gone - from the map, and the sea spirit's den. I redid the elite four, with hopes it would reset, but that did not ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

Breeding a Pachirisu with the volt absorb ability [duplicate]

Can I breed volt absorb from one female pokemon in the same egg group as Pachirisu directly to a male Pachirisu lacking the ability? And if so, where can I find pokemon with the hidden ability in ...
-3
votes
1answer
162 views

Never seen Chespin :(

So I just completed the game, and I decided that I wanted to complete my pokédex! So I went to go evolve my fennekin (the one you get from your friend after the Pokemon league, it could also be ...
-2
votes
1answer
1k views

Is trading the only way to get the MegaStones not available in my game?

I have Pokemon Y and I've collected all the mega stones but I am missing the X exclusives: - Charizardite X - Tyranitarite - Manectite - Pinsirite - Mewtwonite X and the ORAS exclusives (if you ...
3
votes
1answer
830 views

Pokemon X/Y Hidden Ability Breeding w/o ditto

I am attempting to breed an Eevee so that I can get an Espeon with Stored Power. I have a 6IV Eevee that has Stored Power, Baton Pass, and Bold Nature (All desired traits). The problem arises when I ...
1
vote
1answer
284 views

My Phanpy won't breed with my Sneasel

I got a male Sneasel, and I'm trying to it breed with a Phanpy, to share ice shards with it. However, they won't breed! I looked up the breeding charts, and the wiki says that they are compatible. So ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

Can I transfer My old Pokemon Y save data to a brand new one?

A few months ago I lost my Pokemon X and Pokemon Y cartridges and so I bought a new Pokemon y cartridge with no saves on it so I was wondering Can I transfer the save data that I HAD lost in my ...
0
votes
0answers
106 views

Is it possible to Soft Reset for a shiny Snorlax on Route 7? [duplicate]

I haven't been Soft Reseting a lot, but there are no videos online that I have seen of people Soft Reseting for the Generation 6 Snorlax, so I have no idea if its shiny locked or not.
3
votes
1answer
536 views

How do I complete the fourth maze in the garden of the Parfum Palace?

I want to know how to complete the fourth maze in the garden of the Parfum Palace in Pokemon Y. I know how to complete the first three mazes in the garden but the fourth one is a mystery. Could ...
-1
votes
1answer
235 views

Is there more legendary pokemon in pokemon Y/X than Mewtwo Yvetal Zygrade and roaming bird pokemons? [duplicate]

I want to catch them all, so i need the legendaries. I tried looking everywhere for the answers, but haven't found it.
1
vote
1answer
4k views

Why can't I transfer my Pokemon?

I was transferring my Pokemon from Pokemon Pearl to Black, and from Black to Y. However it wouldn't transfer my Arceus, Giratina, or Darkrai. What happened? Their names are GodDeer, GhostDrake, and ...
1
vote
3answers
220 views

I can't use my Ember attack with Fennekin

So when I try to use my ember attack, it doesn't work, it says 0/25, and I understand I used it too much, but how do I raise it to 25/25 again?
2
votes
2answers
4k views

Where can I get a Snivy in Pokemon X?

I have searched for how to get Snivy in Pokemon X but all I got was "by trading". Who would trade me a Snivy for a random Pokemon in Pokemon X?
-4
votes
1answer
1k views

How do you know what gender your Fennekin is?

So, I am very new to the game, and I really want a female Fennekin, although how do I know the gender? I know for the pickachu it's the tail shape, but no idea about the fennekin. Help?
1
vote
1answer
326 views

Adding Pokemon X/Y game to Global Link

I previously had a Pokemon X game and assigned that game to my Pokemon Global Link account. I recently bought a new Pokemon X game and want to add that game onto my Pokemon Global Link account. I'm ...
3
votes
1answer
559 views

How does a Pokémon learn an unreachable move?

For example, I see that Aegislash has the move Head Smash in its move list, but it actually can't learn it by leveling and both pre evolutions don't even have it. So how can it learn that move?
3
votes
1answer
931 views

Cannot find Prof. Sycamore in Lumiose Station after defeating The Elite Four

I have visited the Lab and Lumiose Station in search for the Professor and still cannot find him. Where is he? where can I find him or how can I find him? Thanks in advance
11
votes
1answer
50k views

Where to farm experience in Pokemon X/Y?

Where are the good places to farm for experience? I'm looking for places for levels 30-100 - please provide comprehensive list that will contain information about how to farm, where, and at what ...
3
votes
1answer
2k views

Does receiving possibly hacked Pokémon via trade hurt my game or mark me as a Hacker?

If I receive hacked Pokémon from a stranger in trade, does it corrupt my game in any way? A shiny level 100 legendary is easy to spot but what if I receive a less obvious hack like any legendary ...
1
vote
1answer
337 views

How can I save a Pokemon I want to keep so I can restart the game (without using the Pokebank)?

I found out that male customization sucks in X/Y, so I'd like to start over as a female character. However, I got Absol from Wondertrade and I'd like to keep it on the new save. I know that you can ...
4
votes
1answer
3k views

Is there a quick way to obtain a perfect Yveltal?

So far Yveltal is probably my favorite legendary, I'm attempting to legitimately catch one with IVs I prefer. I have a theory, please help me validate it, that using Nintendo's app that transfers ...