Pokémon Scarlet and Violet offer players a variety of post-game content, such as catching legendary Pokémon and Shiny Pokémon. You can now capture Paradox Pokémon as well, which is something exclusive to Gen 9. Also, for each version, you will get exclusive Pokémon, and one of them is Sandy Shocks. In this guide, we will see how to catch Sandy Shocks in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet.
Pokémon Scarlet and Violet – How to Catch Sandy Shocks
Sandy Shocks is an exclusive Pokémon for Pokémon Scarlet and is known as Paradox Magneton for its resemblance to Magneton. Sandy Shocks’ design is more primitive as well. Here we will see how to catch Sandy Shocks in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet.
You can find Sandy Shocks after reaching the post-game and unlocking Area Zero, where the Research Centers are. You can find this area on the Great Crater portion of the map. Head into the Research Center and hop onto the Portal. You can either visit Research area 1 or 2 to find Sandy Shocks. Exit the Centers and hop onto your Koraidon, then zip around the area a few times to find them. Sometimes they spawn at the entrance to Research Center 1, so if you can’t find it, run around the area or visit the Center again and come back to see if it spawns. You can catch multiple Sandy Shocks as they frequently spawn in the area.
Sandy Shocks is an Electric/ Ground type Pokémon and has a striking resemblance to Magneton. Its features are somewhat primitive and prehistoric, to match the Scarlet theme.
That’s all there is to know about catching Sandy Shocks in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet. If you like this guide you can check out our other guides as well.