Pokemon Shiny Diamond and Shiny Pearl were released and players bonded with the Pokémon they collected and nurtured them throughout the experience. Aside from when Pokemon are placed in a box for days and days… nevertheless, every trainer needs a proper name for their companions and this guide article will tell you how to change Pokemon nicknames in Pokemon Diamond Brilliant and Brilliant Pearl.
Changing Nicknames in Pokemon Sparkling Diamond and Sparkling Pearl
In order to change nicknames in the experience, you will first need to have progressed enough in the game until you have reached "Eterna City", as this is where you will be able to change your Pokemon's nicknames. Whether you're nicknaming Pokemon you've legitimately earned through the game's intended methods or even cloning Pokemon, this system can be used by anyone with a few exceptions outlined in this article.
Before changing your Pokemon's nicknames, first head to the 'Eterna Condominiums' in town and visit the 'Name Rater' character, he has a blue shirt and you can go chat with him to start the process. When you interact with it, it will allow you to have your Pokémon's names rated, allow it to do so, and then you will have the option to change the Pokémon's nicknames if you wish.
You will now be able to nickname your Pokémon and show off your great names during your adventures or in the Great Underground, through multiplayer battles, and much more.
What are the exceptions to the Pokémon nickname?
There are a few exceptions to being able to nickname Pokemon. You can only nickname the Pokémon you have caught or bred, and Pokémon traded with other players cannot be nicknamed.
With these considerations in mind, now is the time to start nicknaming your Pokemon!
Pokemon Shiny Diamond and Shiny Pearl are available now on Nintendo Switch.