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Pokémon: Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl

Route 220 (Encounters & Items)

Vincent Lau

This is a walkthrough for Route 220, including what Pokémon you can encounter and items you can find.

(1 of 2) Route 220.

Route 220. (left), Continue south from Route 219 to reach here. (right)

Route 220 is an oceanic route in-between Route 219 and Route 221. It’s divided into three paths by the terrain. The top-most path is completely free of obstacles. Meanwhile, the bottom two paths cut through sandbars and a section of shallow water.

Pokémon Encounters

Wild Pokémon - Surfing

Pokémon Type Encounter Rate
279.pngPelipper pokemon_bdsp_water17.pngpokemon_bdsp_flying17.png 5%
72.pngTentacool pokemon_bdsp_water17.pngpokemon_bdsp_poison17.png 60%
73.pngTentacruel pokemon_bdsp_water17.pngpokemon_bdsp_poison17.png 5%
278.pngWingull pokemon_bdsp_water17.pngpokemon_bdsp_flying17.png 30%

Wild Pokémon - Fishing

Pokémon Type Encounter Rate
170.pngChinchou pokemon_bdsp_water17.pngpokemon_bdsp_electric17.png 40% (Super Rod)
456.pngFinneon pokemon_bdsp_water17.png 45% (Good Rod)
130.pngGyarados pokemon_bdsp_water17.pngpokemon_bdsp_flying17.png 40% (Super Rod)
171.pngLanturn pokemon_bdsp_water17.pngpokemon_bdsp_electric17.png 5% (Super Rod)
457.pngLumineon pokemon_bdsp_water17.png 15% (Super Rod)
129.pngMagikarp pokemon_bdsp_water17.png 100% (Old Rod), 55% (Good Rod)

Item Locations

(1 of 2) Splash Plate.

Splash Plate. (left), Hidden Pearl. (right)

Item Location
Dream_Ether_Sprite.pngEther Between the two rock structures along the northern half of the westernmost sandbar.
Dream_Splash_Plate_Sprite.pngSplash Plate Bottom-left corner of the westernmost sandbar.
pearl.pngPearl Near the south-west corner, hidden in the gap between two rock structures in the sea.
Dream_Carbos_Sprite.pngCarbos Near the east, at the top-left corner of the shallow water section.

Trainer Battles

Swimmer Jessica

Pokémon Level Type
118.pngGoldeen 28 pokemon_bdsp_water17.png
118.pngGoldeen 28 pokemon_bdsp_water17.png
118.pngGoldeen 28 pokemon_bdsp_water17.png
118.pngGoldeen 28 pokemon_bdsp_water17.png

Swimmer Erica

Pokémon Level Type
223.pngRemoraid 29 pokemon_bdsp_water17.png
54.pngPsyduck 29 pokemon_bdsp_water17.png

Swimmer Adrian

Pokémon Level Type
458.pngMantyke 26 pokemon_bdsp_water17.pngpokemon_bdsp_flying17.png
223.pngRemoraid 29 pokemon_bdsp_water17.png
72.pngTentacool 29 pokemon_bdsp_water17.pngpokemon_bdsp_poison17.png

Swimmer Vincent

Pokémon Level Type
279.pngPelipper 29 pokemon_bdsp_water17.pngpokemon_bdsp_flying17.png
340.pngWhiscash 29 pokemon_bdsp_water17.pngpokemon_bdsp_ground17.png

Swimmer Claire

Pokémon Level Type
418.pngBuizel 31 pokemon_bdsp_water17.png

Swimmer Erik

Pokémon Level Type
130.pngGyarados 31 pokemon_bdsp_water17.pngpokemon_bdsp_flying17.png

Swimmer Katelyn

Pokémon Level Type
418.pngBuizel 28 pokemon_bdsp_water17.png
308.pngMedicham 28 pokemon_bdsp_fighting17.pngpokemon_bdsp_psychic17.png
119.pngSeaking 28 pokemon_bdsp_water17.png


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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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  • 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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