Seabreak Path

Seabreak Path 海割れの道
Seabreak Path
Seabreak path.png
Map description
A straight path bounded by the sea on both sides. It leads to the Flower Paradise.
Required for navigation
Connecting locations
 
Flower Paradise
 
Seabreak Path
 
Route 224
 
Location
Sinnoh Route 0
Location of Seabreak Path in Sinnoh.
Pokémon world routes
     

The Seabreak Path (Japanese: 海割れ Seabreak Path) is an extension of Route 224 that leads to the Flower Paradise. It is only accessible if the player has the event-only item Oak's Letter, and, as such, can only be legitimately accessed in Pokémon Platinum. Although Oak's Letter was not distributed for copies of Pokémon Diamond and Pearl, glitches such as the surf glitch, tweaking and the void glitch can be exploited to access this area.

Geography

Seabreak Path has no distinctive geographical features of note. It is, however, the longest route in any core series game. With a length of about 256 units and 8 blocks on the Town Map, it would be impossible for a game from Generation III or before to support this path without dividing it into several segments. Once unlocked, it can be popular among players for Egg hatching.

The path is covered in flowers of many colors, and it is surrounded by ocean on both sides. This ocean cannot be Surfed upon or fished from, as the path is raised above sea level. It stretches the entire length of the Battle Zone, from the Resort Area to Stark Mountain.

Shaymin event

The Key Item Oak's Letter will trigger an encounter with Professor Oak at the northernmost point of Route 224. The professor will explain the myth of the white rock: that any Trainer who visits the rock may inscribe upon it what they are most thankful for. There are few limits to what may be written here; the input system is identical to the system used for nicknames.

By giving thanks, the player unlocks the Seabreak Path and has the opportunity to go to the Flower Paradise and catch Shaymin.

Layout

Diamond Pearl Platinum
   
 

Trivia

Name origin

According to the Town Map, Seabreak Path is so named because it breaks the sea between the Sinnoh region and the open ocean that lies to the east.

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 破海之路 Pohói-jī Louh
Mandarin 破海之路 Pòhǎi-zhī Lù
  French Passage Marin
  German Buhnenpfad
  Italian Via Frangimare
  Korean 갈라진 바닷길 Gallajin Badatgil
  Portuguese Passagem Quebra-mar
  Spanish Vía Costera



Sinnoh
               
Settlements
Twinleaf TownSandgem TownJubilife CityOreburgh CityFloaroma TownEterna CityHearthome City
Solaceon TownVeilstone CityPastoria CityCelestic TownCanalave CitySnowpoint CitySunyshore City
Pokémon LeagueFight AreaSurvival AreaResort Area
Routes
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Landmarks
Lake Verity (Lakefront) • Oreburgh GateOreburgh MineOreburgh Mining MuseumGlobal Terminal/Global Wonder Station
Ravaged PathFloaroma MeadowValley WindworksEterna ForestOld ChateauThe Underground/Grand Underground
Wayward CaveMount CoronetAmity SquareLost TowerHallowed TowerSolaceon RuinsManiac TunnelLake Valor (Lakefront)
Great MarshPokémon MansionTrophy GardenFuego IronworksIron IslandLake Acuity (Lakefront) • Spear PillarVictory Road
Pal Park/Ramanas ParkContest HallBattle ZoneBattle ParkBattle Tower/Battle FrontierStark MountainSnowpoint Temple
Spring PathSendoff SpringTurnback CaveFullmoon IslandNewmoon IslandSeabreak PathFlower ParadiseHall of Origin
Access to
Distortion World
See also
Hisui


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