Modest Mint

The Modest Mint (Japanese: ひかえめミント Modest Mint) is an item introduced in Generation VIII. It is one of the types of mints that change the effect of a Pokémon's Nature.

Modest Mint
Modest Mint
Bag Modest Mint Sprite.png
Modest Mint
Pokémon Scarlet and Violet artwork
Introduced in Generation VIII
Generation VIII Bag Other Items SwSh pocket icon.png Other Items
Generation IX Bag Other Items SwSh pocket icon.png Other Items
Power 10

In the core series games


Games Cost Sell price
SwShBDSP N/A  10
LA N/A  500
SV  20,000  5,000


If used from the Bag, it changes the effect of a Pokémon's Nature on its stats to that of the Modest Nature, increasing its Special Attack stat and decreasing its Attack stat.


Games Description
SwShBDSPLA When a Pokémon smells this mint, its Sp. Atk will grow more easily, but its Attack will grow more slowly.
SV Having a Pokémon smell this mint can make its Sp. Atk stat grow stronger. However, its Attack stat may suffer.


Games Finite methods Repeatable methods
SwSh Battle Tower (50 BP)
BDSP Battle Park (50 BP)
LA Jubilife Village (complete Request 72: "Pesselle's Easy Errand") Farm (mint harvest)
SV Area Zero Chansey Supply (after earning 6 Gym Badges)
Academy Ace Tournament
Tera Raid Battles (5★, 6★, 7★)



Sprite from
Legends: Arceus

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 內斂薄荷 Noihlíhm Bohkhòh
Mandarin 內斂薄荷 / 内敛薄荷 Nèiliǎn Bòhé
  French Aromate Modeste
  German Mäßig-Minze
  Italian Menta Modesta
  Korean 조심민트
  Spanish Menta Modesta

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