The Shiny Stone is essential for evolving your Pokemon in the Paldea region, but these are rare. So this guide will show how to get the Shiny Stone in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet.
What are Shiny Stones?
Shiny Stones are an Evolutionary Stone in Pokémon. The Evolution Stone is a consumable item used on a specific set of Pokémon to evolve them into their greater form. For those playing Pokémon with the goal in mind to complete their Pokédex, it is crucial to find these Evolution Stones. The Stones that are available in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet, some being purchasable, others hiding in secret, are:
Where to Find Shiny Stone in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet?
Here, we will see where to get Shiny Stones in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet:
• Outskirts of the Southern City, Alfornada
• Socarrat Trail, above Casseroya Lake
How to Get Shiny Stone in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet?
There are two ways to get a Shiny Stone, one static item drop and at the Auction House in Port Marinada.
1. Static Item Drop
You can find a Shiny Stone at the top of the Waterfall in South Province (Area Six) near Alfornada Town. You will need the Climb ability on your Koraidon or Miraidon mount to reach there. If you don't have it, you will have to battle and defeat the False Dragon Titan.
There are the steps to get Shiny Stone in Scarlet and Violet:
1). Head over to Alfornada Town, located on the South-West side of Paldea.
2). From there, make your way to Area Six of South Province.
3). There, you will see a pathway through the cliffs. Climb to the top of these cliffs.
4). Once you get to the top, look for a Glowy Red Pokeball, usually near a tree.
5). Pick it up, and Voila! You have your Shiny Stone.
Another area you can explore to get the Shiny Stone is between Socarrat Trail and the snowy path to the east side. Hop onto your Legendary mount to climb up the hills of the mountain to reach this spot.
2. Auction House
Another way to get this stone is to win it at an Auction. These auctions happen at the Auction House in Porto Miranda. You will need the Swim ability on your mount to reach there by defeating Open Sky Titan. Afterward, head over there, find a vendor who sells the Shiny Stone, and place your bid. Whoever scores the highest bid wins the item.
How to Use Shiny Stone in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet?
In Scarlet & Violet, you can use Shiny Stone to evolve the following Pokemon:
• Floette > Florges
Use the Shiny Stone to evolve Floette to Florges — a powerful Fairy-Type that is an excellent counter for Fighting-Type and Dragon-Type.