Not like earlier video games within the Pokémon mainline collection, Scarlet and Violet have made fan-favorite Eevee fairly tough to catch. Solely popping up in a scant few tiny areas, and with very low spawn charges, making an attempt to evolve the octet of Eeveelutions has by no means been tougher. However this weekend, the video games’ first Tera Raid Battle Occasion ought to make catching the blighter loads simpler.
At some other time, in order for you an Eevee you’ll want to move to Space 3 of the West Province, Space 2 of the South Province, or the trail on the way in which to the Pokémon league. However this post-Thanksgiving weekend, it’s been introduced that the Tera Raid Battle Occasion will function an Eevee Highlight.
Going down from at present, Friday twenty fifth from 11 a.m. by way of Monday twenty eighth at 10.59 a.m., Eevee might be more likely to indicate up in Tera Raid Battles—these ones triggered by approaching the massive glowing crystals that shoot huge beams of sunshine up into the sky. Which implies not solely will Eevee be simpler to seek out, however you’ll have the possibility to gather a bunch of them with varied Tera Sorts—that means they’ll shift from Regular-type to any of 19 others.
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There’s one tiny caveat, however not a big one. To ensure that the Raid Battle Occasion to set off in your recreation, you’ll have to have your Swap be linked to the web lengthy sufficient to obtain the most recent “Poké Portal Information,” which ought to obtain automagically should you’re already on-line. And no, that has nothing to do with the paid on-line Swap subscription, so don’t fear about that. All free.
With a clutch of Eevee below your belt, you’ll doubtless wish to begin fascinated about evolving them into their eight totally different varieties. (All my hopes of a ninth Paldean Eevee seem to have been dashed.) Listed here are some useful hints for getting all eight eeveelutions:
Flareon: Give your Eevee a Hearth Stone.
Glaceon: Give your Eevee an Ice Stone.
Jolteon: Give your Eevee a Thunder Stone.
Leafeon: Give your Eevee a Leaf Stone.
Vaporeon: Give your Eevee a Water Stone.
Espeon: You want your Eevee at a excessive friendship degree, make sure that it doesn’t know any Fairy strikes, after which have it evolve in the course of the day.
Umbreon: Excessive friendship once more, don’t let it be taught any Fairy strikes, after which have it evolve at night time.
Sylveon: As soon as extra, a excessive friendship degree, however this time make sure that it does know a Fairy transfer, then evolve it day or night time.
Mixed with Tera Sorts from the Tera Battles, that is going to get extremely sophisticated! Good luck!