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Can the Cherish Ball be inherited through breeding?

The cherish ball and master ball are exceptions to pokéball inheritance. If you catch a pokémon in either of these balls and breed it, the child will always be born in a regular pokéball instead. ...
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Why did my Charmander egg hatch to shiny Wynaut? Is this a daycare feature?

There is no 'random-shiny-baby' factor at all in the Pokemon daycare. As Robotnik♦ suggested (and your image now confirms), you obtained the egg from the elderly lady in Lavaridge Town. Even though, ...
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How do you go to other regions?

You unfortunately can't go to other regions in Pokémon Omega Ruby, unlike you can in Pokémon Heart Gold/Soul Silver.
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Where do I have to search for a specific Pokémon?

The first picture means that you find the Pokemon by walking around in that area. In outdoors areas, this means tall grass. Indoors, it means just walking around (like in a cave). The second picture ...
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Can a Pokemon have more than one status condition at the same time?

A Pokémon can only be afflicted by one non-volatile status condition at a time. A non-volatile status condition is a status condition that remains outside of battle and after being switched out. These ...
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How did I catch Regigigas in a Premier ball?

The Premier Ball has the same catch-rate as a regular Pokeball. When you throw the ball, the ball's catch-rate, combined with how 'hard' it is to catch a certain Pokemon is plugged into a formula ...
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Do Lucky Eggs Hatch?

Lucky Eggs are items, not Pokémon eggs. They don't hatch.
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Does loading the game on a different system count as changing the clock?

Yes, it will detect the different system as a calendar change. Physical 3DS games and their saves are hardware-agnostic. It won't differentiate between different 3DS systems, so a clock that's even (...
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Does the ability or the ability slot get passed down when breeding?

When breeding, it tends to work by 'slot'. However the 'slots' only tend to come into play when the hatched pokemons abilities differ from their more evolved parents (Nincada's 'slot1' Compound Eyes ...
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How come Cobalion and Virizion won't spawn in Omega Ruby?

As per my answer here: What are the prerequisites to encounter the legendaries in ORAS? Terrakion/Virizion/Cobalion Available on: Both Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire Location: Pathless ...
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How to take advantage of Mega-Blaziken's Speed Boost ability

Their aren't any relevant moves that Blaziken can use that specifically give bonuses based on Speed. The best move to "take advantage" of Speed Boost is actually Protect, giving Blaziken 'free' turns ...
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How do you get a friend's Super Secret Base?

When you create a base, you also get a QR code associated with this base. All you have to do is to scan the QR code of your friend's base. Then, if you go to the location of your friend's base, you ...
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Pokemon oras still locked out of time based events 2 weeks later?

The game doesn't check whether the clock changed until you load it It doesn't matter when you changed the clock, because the game can't tell that the clock is different until you start it up. The time-...
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How do you go to other regions?

HearthGold/SoulSilver were a remake of the original Gold/Silver games, also called Gen2. Thoses games where for the GameBoy Color, and came out at the end of the GBC's life. Whilst nearing the end of ...
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Can Safety Goggles protect damage from Pokemon with the Solar Power Ability?

Someone asked a similar question on another forum and the answer is no. Solar Power doesn't actually "do damage", the Pokémon just loses its HP. This damage comes from the ability itself and not the ...
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Can I hunt for shiny Pikachu in the Safari Zone in Pokemon ORAS?

The chance of encountering a shiny in the Safari Zone is the same as everywhere else in the game - 1 in 4096. When encountering Pokemon in the wild, this chance can be increased in two ways: The ...
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How do I get to the second gym in Pokémon Alpha Sapphire?

At this point in the game, you still haven't received the HM for Surf, so you can't reach Dewford Town yourself quite yet. If you follow the story properly, you'll eventually get to board a ship with ...
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Where do I have to search for a specific Pokémon?

The three images represent respectively walking, surfing, and fishing.
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Pokemon Alpha Sapphire missed HM03 Surf

You need to collect 5 badges before you get HM03 When you first arrive in Petalburg City, you're not able to challenge the gym leader there, who tells you to come back once you have 4 other badges. ...
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I'm stuck in Seafloor Cavern

You have a few options: Search online for a map or walkthrough of the Cavern to get out. Trade for a pokemon with Dig, Teleport, or holding an Escape Rope. Keep battling wild pokemon and lose. Let ...
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I can't evolve Beldum

Beldum normally evolves at level 20, so you're missing something. If with "auto leveling loop" you mean that you left Beldum at the Daycare and you are riding the bike in loop in order to make it ...
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What is the easiest way to catch all the legendary pokemon?

Heavy Balls are a better option than timer balls of the pokemon's weight is >451.5lbs All legendaries have catch rate 3 which after timer ball turns to 12. Heavy ball can change this to anywhere ...
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Is it possible to find a Charizard in ORAS?

From the wiki: Habitat This Pokemon cannot be found in Hoenn. Trade or transfer from another Pokemon game.
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Breeding a Pachirisu with the volt absorb ability

No, the Volt Absorb has to come from another pachirisu. You can breed more either through a female pachirisu with the ability and any other male in its egg group, or a male pachirisu with the ability ...
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Pokemon Alpha Sapphire- Fabled Cave not working

Catching Reshiram / Zekrom has two prerequisites: Obtaining the Eon Flute (given to you by Steven after ending the world disaster & catching either Kyogre or Groudon depending on your version). ...
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Lost in Pokemon Alpha Sapphire Delta Episode after not playing for months

Try heading into your Rival's house (the house opposite of the one you moved into in the beginning of the game). Worked for me when I was in the exact same situation as you.
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Where are Charizardite X and Y found in ORAS?

Charizardite X can be found in the Fiery Path, while Charizardite Y can be found in the Scorched Slab, both only after completing the main story.
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What's considered a step in Pokemon?

Push a direction on the d-pad once. That's a step. While your movement is unrestricted on the bike or while using the circle pad, the game world is grid-based, and moving from a square to an adjacent ...
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Which Charizard Mega Evolution is better for sweeping?

In my opinion, a bulky type would be better in your team, and a bulky charizard X is one of the most terryfing threats in the current OU metagame. As set, I'd run the following: Charizard-Mega-X @ ...
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What are the 'Download Tests' and how can I get one?

It appears it is an unused feature. That is to say, no downloadable tests were ever released for either Pokemon X & Y, or Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire. I remember not being able to download ...
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