Bluk Berry

A Bluk Berry (Japanese: ブリーのみ Burī Fruit) is a type of Berry introduced in Generation III.

Bluk Berry
ブリーのみ
Burī Fruit
Bag Bluk Berry Sprite.png
Bluk Berry
Pokémon Global Link artwork
Introduced in Generation III
Pocket
Generation III Bag Berries pocket icon.png Berries (RSE)
Generation III Bag Berry Pouch pocket icon.png Berry Pouch (FRLG)
Generation IV Bag Berries pocket icon.png Berries
Generation V Bag Berries pocket icon.png Berries
Generation VI Bag Berries pocket icon.png Berries
Generation VII Bag Berries pocket icon.png Berries
Generation VIII Bag Berries pocket icon.png Berries
Flavor
Generation III
SPICY DRY SWEET BITTER SOUR SMOOTH
0 10 10 0 0 20
Generation IV/VIII
SPICY DRY SWEET BITTER SOUR SMOOTH
0 10 10 0 0 20
Natural Gift
Type Fire
Power Gen. IV-V 70
Gen. VI+ 90
Fling
Power 10
Effect None

In the core series games

Price

Games Cost Sell price
RSEFRLG
DPPtHGSS
BWB2W2
XYORAS
SMUSUM
BDSP
N/A $10

In the Generation V games, the Bluk Berry can be sold to the gourmet maniac on Route 5 for $500.

Effect

Bluk Berries cannot be used directly and only have a use as an ingredient, such as for Pokéblocks and Poffins.

Ingredient

Berry Blending
RSE When blending with NPCs, Bluk Berries will produce the following Pokéblocks:
NPC NPCs' Berries Flavors (100 RPM) Feel
1 NPC   Dryness 12, Sweetness 12 20
2 NPCs    Dryness 12, Bittnerness 12 20
3 NPCs     Dryness 12, Sourness 12 19
Blend Master   Dryness 38, Sweetness 25 43
ORAS Bluk Berries are blue Berries that have a very low chance of producing a Pokéblock+.
Berry Crush
FRLGE Bluk Berries have a base Berry Powder of 70 and a difficulty of 80.
With two players, this Berry will contribute 140 units of Berry Powder at 100% silkiness.
Poffin Cooking
DPPt
BDSP
When used alone, Bluk Berries will produce Poffins with Sweetness 9 and smoothness 19 when cooked in 1 minute with no spills or burns.
Ice Cream Scoop
DW
Flavor 1 Flavor 2 Flavor 3
Easy to scoop         
Stickiness         
Juice Shoppe
XY Bluk Berries are purple Berries in Group 1.
Composting
XY Bluk Berries are purple Berries.

Exchange

Generation IV

In Pokémon Diamond, Pearl, and Platinum, the player can exchange Bluk Berries for accessories at the Pick a Peck of Colors Flower Shop.

In Pokémon Diamond and Pearl, the player can exchange:

  • 10 Bluk Berries for a Pink Flower
  • 80 Bluk Berries for a Standing Mike

In Pokémon Platinum, the player can exchange:

  • 10 Bluk Berries for Sweet Candy
Pokémon Dream World

In the Pokémon Dream World, the player could exchange Berries for Décor. The following Décor required Bluk Berries.

Catalogue Décor Price
Plain Catalogue Elegant Sofa   45 Bluk Berries
  45 Razz Berries
Plain Catalogue Elegant Bed   40 Bluk Berries
  20 Lum Berries
  40 Nanab Berries
Plain Catalogue Low Bookcase   20 Bluk Berries
  15 Lum Berries
Plain Catalogue Manor House   250 Bluk Berries
  250 Razz Berries
  250 Nanab Berries
Pokémon Doll Catalogue Wooper Doll   50 Bluk Berries
Pokémon Doll Catalogue Togekiss Doll   50 Bluk Berries
Generation VIII

In Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl, the player can exchange Bluk Berries for Stickers at the Pick a Peck of Colors Flower Shop:

  • 10 Bluk Berries for Ethereal Sticker A

Description

Games Description
RSE POKéblock ingredient. Plant in loamy soil to grow Bluk
FRLG Can be ground up into powder as an ingredient for medicine.
ColoXD An item brought over from a faraway place.
DPPt A Poffin ingredient. Bury it in soft soil to grow a Bluk Plant.
HGSS In the Sinnoh region, they like to make sweets known as Poffins with this Berry and feed them to their Pokémon.
BWB2W2 A Berry which is very rare in the Unova region. A maniac will buy it for a high price.
XY A Berry to be used in cooking. This Berry is very rare and hard to obtain in the Unova region.
ORAS
SMUSUMPE
Used to make Pokéblocks that will enhance your Beauty. Its blue flesh is sour when eaten.
SwSh Used to make Pokéblocks that will enhance your Beauty. Its blue flesh is dry when eaten.
BDSP A Poffin ingredient. Bury it in soft soil to grow a Bluk Berry plant.
SV Used to make Pokéblocks that will enhance Beauty. Its blue flesh is dry if eaten.

Tag information

  • No. 17
  • Size: 4.3" (10.8 cm)
  • Firmness: Soft
Games Description
RSE The Berry is blue on the outside, but it blackens the mouth when eaten.
DPPt
BDSP
Though this small, delicately skinned Berry is blue in color, it dyes the mouth black when eaten.

Acquisition

Games Finite methods Repeatable methods
RSE Route 115 Route 114
Mossdeep Game Corner (Dodrio Berry Picking with 3 players)E
FRLG Route 7, Memorial Pillar Hidden recurring item (Berry Forest)
Joyful Game Corner (Dodrio Berry Picking with 3 players)
ColoXD Trade
DPPt Routes 207, 208, 215, and 224, Eterna Forest Route 208 (Berry Master's house)
Pal Park (score of 3300-3499)
Spin Trade (4 players)Pt
HGSS Fuchsia City
Pal Park (score of 3300-3499)
Spin Trade (4 players)
PW Hoenn Field, Big Forest
BW Lacunosa Town
B2W2 White Forest
Join Avenue (Flower Shop)
DW* Spooky Manor
XY Trade
ORAS Route 115 Route 114, Sootopolis City
Super Rank Pokémon Contest Spectacular (given by fan)
SMUSUM Thrifty Megamart
BDSP Routes 207, 208, 215, and 224, Eterna Forest Route 208 (Berry Master's house)

Growth

Generation III
 
Planted
0 hours
 
Sprouted
1 hour
 
Taller
2 hours
 
Flowering
3 hours
 
Berries
4 hours
A Bluk plant will yield 3-6 Berries.
Generation IV
 
Planted
0 hours
 
Sprouted
2 hours
 
Taller
4 hours
 
Flowering
6 hours
 
Berries
8 hours
A Bluk plant will yield 2-10 Berries. A growing Bluk plant's soil dries by 35% every hour, fully drying out in 3 hours.
Generation V
 
Planted
0 hours
 
Sprouted
3 hours
 
Taller
6 hours
 
Flowering
9 hours
 
Berries
12 hours
A Bluk plant will yield ? Berries.
Generation VI
Pokémon X and Y
 
Planted
0 hours
 
Sprouted
4 hours
 
Growing
8 hours
 
Bigger
12 hours
 
Budding
16 hours
 
Bloom
20 hours
 
Berries
24 hours
A Bluk plant will yield 3-15 Berries. During its growth, watering the plant adds 1.5 Berries to the final harvest, weeding it adds 1, and removing a pest adds 3. Bluk plants attract Illumise as pests.
Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire
 
Planted
0 hours
 
Sprouted
4 hours
 
Taller
8 hours
 
Flowering
12 hours
 
Berries
16 hours
A Bluk plant will yield 3-15 Berries.
Generation VII
Pokémon Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
 
Planted
0 hours
 
Sprouted
6 hours
 
Taller
12 hours
 
Flowering
20 hours
 
Berries
24 hours
A Bluk plant will yield 3 Berries if Isle Aplenny is at Phase 1, 6 Berries if it is at Phase 2, and 9 Berries if it is at Phase 3.
Generation VIII
Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl
 
Planted
0 hours
 
Sprouted
2 hours
 
Taller
4 hours
 
Flowering
6 hours
 
Berries
8 hours
A Bluk plant will yield 2-10 Berries.

Gallery

Artwork

   
My Pokémon Place artwork Unused artwork from
Scarlet and Violet


Sprites

   
Berry Tag Sprite (Generation III) Berry Tag Sprite (Generation IV)

In spin-off games

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Pokémon Quest

A Bluk Berry is an ingredient that can be used in cooking to attract wild Pokémon in Pokémon Quest. It is considered a blue ingredient that is soft, small, and sweet.

Description

Games Description
Soft and small ingredients.

Acquisition

Bluk Berry is a possible ingredient that can be obtained by completing expeditions on Tumblecube Island. As they are blue, Bluk Berries are most commonly found in the areas Backforth Brook, Belly Button Cave, and Hushed Highlands. THey can also be obtained randomly by recycling Power Stones.

Pokémon: Magikarp Jump

In Pokémon: Magikarp Jump, Bluk Berries can appear as food that can be consumed by Magikarp.

Pokémon Sleep

The Bluk Berry is available in Pokémon Sleep as one of the Berries that can be gathered by helper Pokémon and fed to Snorlax.

Effect

Bluk Berries raise Snorlax's Strength, doubling the effect if the Berry is Snorlax's favorite. The base amount of Strength raised by the Berry is determined by the level of the helper Pokémon that gathered it.

Notes

Games Description
Sleep Though this small, delicately skinned Berry is blue in color, it dyes the mouth black when eaten.

Acquisition

Bluk Berries can be gathered by Ghost-type helper Pokémon in the player's team. Like all Berries in the game, gathered Bluk Berries do not go into the player's inventory and instead are immediately eaten by Snorlax.

Gallery

       
Sprite from
Pokémon Quest
Sprite from
Magikarp Jump
Model from
Detective Pikachu
Sprite from
Pokémon Sleep

In the anime

 
Bluk Berries in the anime

Bluk Berries debuted in Now That's Flower Power!, where a Contest expert known as Mr. Big used them in his fireworks displays. However, May's Torchic managed to eat all of his freshly picked Berries, prompting May to search for more. It was also stated in this episode that eating Bluk Berries causes the hair of people and Pokémon to become shinier. Team Rocket overheard this and went in search of some for themselves.

In Pokéblock, Stock, and Berry, Bluk Berries were being sold at the Lilycove Berry Market.

In Berry, Berry Interesting, Bluk Berries were among the ingredients May used for her Pokéblocks.

In Cooking Up a Sweet Story!, Bluk Berries were in Abigail's Berry basket.

Bluk Berries appeared in Hungry for the Good Life!.

In Under the Pledging Tree!, Ash gave Bluk Berries to his Pokémon as a gift.

In A Performance Pop Quiz!, Bluk Berries were used as a part of the Anistar City Pokémon Showcase.

In Volcanion and the Mechanical Marvel, Bluk Berries were at the Nebel Plateau.

Bluk Berries appeared in First Catch in Alola, Ketchum-Style!.

Bluk Berries have made multiple appearances in the pile of Berries in Bewear's den during Pokémon the Series: Sun & Moon.

Bluk Berries appeared in A Team-on-Team Tussle!.

Bluk Berries appeared in Lulled to La-La Land!.

Bluk Berries appeared in Treasure Hunt, Akala Style!, when Lana was on her first search for treasure on Akala Island.

In Currying Favor and Flavor!, where Ash and Pikachu found Bluk Berries inside a hollowed-out stump in Lush Jungle while looking for a Miracle Seed to be used as a dish ingredient.

In Real Life...Inquire Within!, Bluk Berries were included in the basket of Berries given to Ash and his classmates' Pokémon by Anela.

Bluk Berries appeared in The Tale of You and Glimwood Tangle!, where a trio of Impidimp threw them at Chloe, her Eevee, and a Galarian Ponyta.

In the manga

 
A Bluk Berry in Pokémon Adventures

Pokémon Adventures

Ruby & Sapphire arc

Multiple Bluk Berries appeared in Adding It Up with Plusle & Minun I, being one of the many kinds of Berries growing on the Abandoned Ship.

Diamond & Pearl arc

In Problematic Probopass and Mad Magnezone II, a Bluk Berry was seen amongst the many Berries that Cyrus's Probopass's Mini-Noses dug out of Lax's fur while trying to retrieve Cyrus's camera which Lax had hidden inside its fur.

In Lucky Lucario II, a Bluk Berry was seen amongst the Berries that Diamond used while making food for himself, his Pokémon, and Riley while training at Iron Island.

In Getting Past Gastrodon, Jupiter used a Bluk Berry to turn her Tangrowth's Natural Gift into a Fire-type move while battling against Candice's Abomasnow.

Black & White arc

A Bluk Berry appeared in Fussing and Fighting as a part of Professor Juniper's dinner.

Trivia

 
Bluk Berry (unused) in Pokémon GO

Origin

The Bluk Berry's design and name may be based on blackberries.

Names

Language Name Origin
Japanese ブリーのみ Burī no Mi From ブラックベリー blackberry
English Bluk Berry From blackberry
French Baie Remu From mûre, blackberry
German Morbbeere From Brombeere, blackberry
Italian Baccamora From mora, blackberry
Spanish Baya Oram From mora, blackberry
Korean 블리열매 Bly Yeolmae From 블랙베리 blackberry
Chinese (Mandarin) 墨莓果 Mòméi Guǒ* From 黑莓 hēiméi (blackberry) and 墨 (ink)
藍莓 Lánméi* From 藍莓 lánméi, blueberry
布利果 Bùlì Guǒ* Transliteration of Japanese name
Chinese (Cantonese) 墨莓果 Mahkmùih Gwó From 黑莓 hākmùih (blackberry) and 墨 mahk (ink)
Polish Czarny Owoc Literally "Black Fruit"
Brazilian Portuguese Fruta Roama From amora, blackberry
Thai ผลแบลร์ Phon Blae From blackberry
Vietnamese Quả Bluk From its English name

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