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Pokémon: Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl

Spacious Cave

Vincent Lau

This page outlines all the wild Pokémon you can encounter in the Spacious Cave hideaways.

Icon Description Number of
pokemon_bdsp_icon_spacious.jpg A spacious, rocky cave. 20

(1 of 2) Spacious Cave is the most common type of Hideaway.

Spacious Cave is the most common type of Hideaway. (left), Like its name suggests, it’s quite spacious inside, with a few rock structures. (right)

Wild Pokémon

Available From the Start

Pokémon Type Notes
399.pngBidoof pokemon_bdsp_normal17.png -
406.pngBudew pokemon_bdsp_grass17.pngpokemon_bdsp_poison17.png -
427.pngBuneary pokemon_bdsp_normal17.png -
74.pngGeodude pokemon_bdsp_rock17.pngpokemon_bdsp_ground17.png -
401.pngKricketot pokemon_bdsp_bug17.png -
66.pngMachop pokemon_bdsp_fighting17.png -
198.pngMurkrow pokemon_bdsp_dark17.pngpokemon_bdsp_flying17.png Brilliant Diamond only
417.pngPachirisu pokemon_bdsp_electric17.png -
54.pngPsyduck pokemon_bdsp_water17.png -
403.pngShinx pokemon_bdsp_electric17.png -
41.pngZubat pokemon_bdsp_poison17.pngpokemon_bdsp_flying17.png -

Rare Spawns

Pokémon Type Notes
359.pngAbsol pokemon_bdsp_dark17.png -
229.pngHoundoom pokemon_bdsp_dark17.pngpokemon_bdsp_fire17.png -
108.pngLickitung pokemon_bdsp_normal17.png -
81.pngMagnemite pokemon_bdsp_electric17.pngpokemon_bdsp_steel17.png -
111.pngRhyhorn pokemon_bdsp_rock17.pngpokemon_bdsp_ground17.png -
333.pngSwablu pokemon_bdsp_normal17.pngpokemon_bdsp_flying17.png -

Available After Obtaining Strength

Pokémon Type Notes
400.pngBibarel pokemon_bdsp_normal17.pngpokemon_bdsp_water17.png -
433.pngChingling pokemon_bdsp_psychic17.png -
42.pngGolbat pokemon_bdsp_poison17.pngpokemon_bdsp_flying17.png -
163.pngHoothoot pokemon_bdsp_normal17.pngpokemon_bdsp_flying17.png -
435.pngSkuntank pokemon_bdsp_poison17.pngpokemon_bdsp_dark17.png Brilliant Diamond only
434.pngStunky pokemon_bdsp_poison17.pngpokemon_bdsp_dark17.png Brilliant Diamond only

Available After Obtaining Defog

Pokémon Type Notes
190.pngAipom pokemon_bdsp_normal17.png -
75.pngGraveler pokemon_bdsp_rock17.pngpokemon_bdsp_ground17.png -
67.pngMachoke pokemon_bdsp_fighting17.png -
446.pngMunchlax pokemon_bdsp_normal17.png -
432.pngPurugly pokemon_bdsp_normal17.png Shining Pearl only
278.pngWingull pokemon_bdsp_water17.pngpokemon_bdsp_flying17.png -

Available After Icicle Badge

Pokémon Type Notes
431.pngGlameow pokemon_bdsp_normal17.png Shining Pearl only
404.pngLuxio pokemon_bdsp_electric17.png -
279.pngPelipper pokemon_bdsp_water17.pngpokemon_bdsp_flying17.png -

Available After Obtaining Waterfall

Pokémon Type Notes
458.pngMantyke pokemon_bdsp_water17.pngpokemon_bdsp_flying17.png -

Available After National Pokédex


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Guide Information

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    Pokemon Company International
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  • Guide Release
    29 October 2021
  • Last Updated
    24 January 2022
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This strategy guide for Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl contains all the information Pokémon trainers will need to complete the game and catch every single Pokémon!

In this remake of the classic Pokémon Diamond & Pearl, you’ll journey through the mystical Sinnoh region to become a Pokémon master. Along the way, you’ll confront the scheming Team Galactic and witness the awesome power of the Legendary Dialga or Palkia.

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The following will be available via free updates to our guide:

  • A complete walkthrough of the main story and postgame.
  • A full guide for Super Contest Shows.
    • How to cook the best quality Poffins.
  • Explanation of advanced mechanics, such as IVs and EVs.
  • A detailed Sinnoh region Pokédex.

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