In the core series games
Generation V games, the Sun Stone can be sold to an item maniac inside the Icirrus City Pokémon Center for 3000.
Can be used to evolve one of several Pokémon. This consumes the Sun Stone.
G S C Evolves certain kinds of Pokémon.
R S E Makes certain species of Pokémon evolve.
FR LG A peculiar stone that makes certain species of Pokémon evolve. It is as red as the sun.
XD Makes certain species of Pokémon evolve.
D P Pt HG SS
B W B2 W2 A peculiar stone that makes certain species of Pokémon evolve. It is as red as the sun.
X Y OR AS
S M US UM A peculiar stone that can make certain species of Pokémon evolve. It burns as red as the evening sun.
G S C
Bug-Catching Contest first prize
R S E
Mossdeep Space Center
Held by wild Solrock (5% chance)
D P Pt
The Underground, held by wild Solrock (5% chance)
Route 13 (gift from Camper Tanner), Bug-Catching Contest first prize, Pokéathlon Dome (post- National Pokédex) (3000 Pts.) Su Mo , held by Fr wild Solrock (5% chance)
Volcano Path, Amity Meadow
Nimbasa City, Relic Castle
Dust clouds, Pickup, Black City / B White Forest (Lena), held by W wild Solrock (5% chance)
Nimbasa City, Relic Castle, Giant Chasm, Pinwheel Forest
Pickup, Join Avenue ( Antique Shop), held by wild Solrock (5% chance) Dust clouds ( Chargestone Cave, Mistralton Cave, Clay Tunnel, Twist Mountain, Underground Ruins, Victory Road, Wellspring Cave, Seaside Cave, Giant Chasm), Hidden Grottoes ( Routes 6, 13; Abundant Shrine), Pokémon Dream Radar (regular areas after catching Tornadus)
Route 13, Anistar City, Shalour City
Pickup, Secret Super Training (Drag Down Hydreigon!), Route 18 (from Psychic Inver), held by wild Solrock (5% chance)
Mossdeep Space Center
Pickup, Mauville City ( Inverse Battle Stop), Secret Super Training (Drag Down Hydreigon!), Route 115 (rematch with Expert Timothy), Secret Base ("Pick up stones" with Secret Pal), held by wild Solrock (5% chance)
Balloon Popping (Lv. 2)
S M US UM
Blush Mountain, Haina Desert S
US Poké Pelago (Isle Aphun - Brilliant-Stone Hunting, Interesting-Item Hunting) Pickup
This is the appearance of the Sun Stone in the
In spin-off games
Pokémon Mystery Dungeon series
The Sun Stone appears in
Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red Rescue Team and Blue Rescue Team, Explorers of Time, Darkness, and Sky, and Gates to Infinity.
Can be used to evolve one of several Pokémon by offering it at the
Luminous Cave or R B Luminous Spring or by using it in a dungeon T D S . This consumes the Sun Stone.
If thrown, it will deal 1
R B /2 T D S damage (2 if GtI sticky). In Red Rescue Team, Blue Rescue Team, Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness, and Explorers of Sky, using this item in a dungeon will consume it, with no effect.
MD R B It enables certain kinds of Pokémon to evolve. Give it to the Pokémon when it's ready to evolve.
MD T D S An odd stone that glows with sunny warmth. It allows certain kinds of Pokémon to evolve.
MD GtI An odd stone that glows with sunny warmth. It helps certain kinds of Pokémon to evolve.
MD R B
Solar Cave (1-20F)
MD T D S
Golden Chamber ( Deluxe Box) Treasure boxes, Job requests (★3-★9) Mystifying Forest (Kecleon Shop: 5F, 7F, 9F, 11F, 13F), Lake Afar (Kecleon Shop: B3F, B5F, B7F, B9F, B11F, B13F, B15F, B17F, B19F, B21F, B23F), Midnight Forest (Kecleon Shop: B5F, B7F, B9F, B11F, B13F, B15F, B17F, B19F, B21F, B23F)
Treasure boxes Pokémon Paradise (Sunken Treasure, Beartic Slide, Prize Palace) Skill Treasury, Treasure Trove
Pokémon Conquest, Petilil and Cottonee evolve into Lilligant and Whimsicott, respectively, if their link is improved while their Warrior is equipped with a Sun Stone.
A Sun Stone can be purchased from the
traveling merchant for 5000 gold, and sold for 2500-3250 gold.
Conq. Enables certain Pokémon to evolve.
The Sun Stone is required to evolve certain Pokémon in
The Sun Stone was added to Pokémon GO on February 16, 2017.
GO A peculiar stone that can make certain species of Pokémon evolve. It burns as red as the evening sun.
level 10, Sun Stones can be obtained by searching PokéStops or Gyms. While normally rare, from March 21, 2017 onward, the player is guaranteed to find an Evolution item when obtaining the bonus for spinning a Photo Disc for the seventh day in a row.
Additionally, the player receives a Sun Stone when completing part 2 of the
Special Research "A Ripple in Time".
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