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Pokemon X and Y
Strategy Guide

Author(s): Daniel Chaviers
Editor(s): Andrew Mills
First Published: 01-11-2013 / 00:00 GMT
Last Updated: 26-11-2018 / 06:49 GMT
Version: 1.3 (????) 13-12-2018 / 14:19 GMT

Pokemon X and Y Guide Guide Info

Breeding

Important Items

Keep these two items safe: they're essential for any serious breeder!

Listed below are specific items associate with breeding. The effects below do not represent their whole cumulative effects; just what pertains to breeding. All of the items must be held by a parent to obtain the named effects, which are still random without both holding the same item unless otherwise stated.

Item Name Effects
Destiny Knot Allows five random IVs to be inherited from the holder
Everstone Guarantees the holder's nature to be passed down
Full Incense Lets Snorlax breed Munchlax when held
Lax Incense Lets Wobbuffet breed Wynaut when held
Light Orb Lets Pikachu breed Pichu that know Volt Tackle
Luck Incense Lets Chansey/Blissey breed Happiny when held
Odd Incense Lets Mr. Mime breed Mime Jr. when held
Power Anklet May pass down the Speed IVs of the holder
Power Band May pass down the Special Defense IVs of the holder
Power Belt May pass down the Defense IVs of the holder
Power Bracer May pass down the Attack IVs of the holder
Power Lens May pass down the Special Attack IVs of the holder
Power Weight May pass down the Max HP IVs of the holder
Pure Incense Lets Chimecho breed Chingling when held
Rock Incense Lets Sudowoodo breed Bonsly when held
Item Name Effects
Rose Incense Lets Roselia/Roserade breed Budew when held
Sea Incense Lets Marill/Azumarill breed Azurill when held
Wave Incense Lets Mantine breed Mantyke when held

Guide Information

  • Publisher
    Pokemon Company International
  • Platforms
    Nintendo 3DS
  • Genre
    Role-playing
  • Guide Release
    1 November 2013
  • Last Updated
    26 November 2018
  • Guide Author
    Daniel Chaviers

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