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Spacious Cave

Vincent Lau

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

Icon Description Number of
pokemonbdspiconspacious.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.png"Bidoof" IconBidoof pokemonbdspnormal17.png -
406.png"Budew" IconBudew pokemonbdspgrass17.pngpokemonbdsppoison17.png -
427.png"Buneary" IconBuneary pokemonbdspnormal17.png -
74.png"Geodude" IconGeodude pokemonbdsprock17.pngpokemonbdspground17.png -
401.png"Kricketot" IconKricketot pokemonbdspbug17.png -
66.png"Machop" IconMachop pokemonbdspfighting17.png -
198.png"Murkrow" IconMurkrow pokemonbdspdark17.pngpokemonbdspflying17.png Brilliant Diamond only
417.png"Pachirisu" IconPachirisu pokemonbdspelectric17.png -
54.png"Psyduck" IconPsyduck pokemonbdspwater17.png -
403.png"Shinx" IconShinx pokemonbdspelectric17.png -
41.png"Zubat" IconZubat pokemonbdsppoison17.pngpokemonbdspflying17.png -

Rare Spawns

Pokémon Type Notes
359.png"Absol" IconAbsol pokemonbdspdark17.png -
229.png"Houndoom" IconHoundoom pokemonbdspdark17.pngpokemonbdspfire17.png -
108.png"Lickitung" IconLickitung pokemonbdspnormal17.png -
81.png"Magnemite" IconMagnemite pokemonbdspelectric17.pngpokemonbdspsteel17.png -
111.png"Rhyhorn" IconRhyhorn pokemonbdsprock17.pngpokemonbdspground17.png -
333.png"Swablu" IconSwablu pokemonbdspnormal17.pngpokemonbdspflying17.png -

Available After Obtaining Strength

Pokémon Type Notes
400.png"Bibarel" IconBibarel pokemonbdspnormal17.pngpokemonbdspwater17.png -
433.png"Chingling" IconChingling pokemonbdsppsychic17.png -
42.png"Golbat" IconGolbat pokemonbdsppoison17.pngpokemonbdspflying17.png -
163.png"Hoothoot" IconHoothoot pokemonbdspnormal17.pngpokemonbdspflying17.png -
435.png"Skuntank" IconSkuntank pokemonbdsppoison17.pngpokemonbdspdark17.png Brilliant Diamond only
434.png"Stunky" IconStunky pokemonbdsppoison17.pngpokemonbdspdark17.png Brilliant Diamond only

Available After Obtaining Defog

Pokémon Type Notes
190.png"Aipom" IconAipom pokemonbdspnormal17.png -
75.png"Graveler" IconGraveler pokemonbdsprock17.pngpokemonbdspground17.png -
67.png"Machoke" IconMachoke pokemonbdspfighting17.png -
446.png"Munchlax" IconMunchlax pokemonbdspnormal17.png -
432.png"Purugly" IconPurugly pokemonbdspnormal17.png Shining Pearl only
278.png"Wingull" IconWingull pokemonbdspwater17.pngpokemonbdspflying17.png -

Available After Icicle Badge

Pokémon Type Notes
431.png"Glameow" IconGlameow pokemonbdspnormal17.png Shining Pearl only
404.png"Luxio" IconLuxio pokemonbdspelectric17.png -
279.png"Pelipper" IconPelipper pokemonbdspwater17.pngpokemonbdspflying17.png -

Available After Obtaining Waterfall

Pokémon Type Notes
458.png"Mantyke" IconMantyke pokemonbdspwater17.pngpokemonbdspflying17.png -

Available After National Pokédex


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    Pokemon Company International
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  • Guide Release
    29 October 2021
  • Last Updated
    23 April 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.

Currently included in our guide:

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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