How to Get All Starters in Pokemon Shining Diamond & Brilliant Pearl

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You've now got Pokemon Shining Diamond and Brilliant Pearl in your Switch and you've picked your starter. From here, you may be wondering how you get your hands on the rest. Luckily, there's a way to do it without trading. Here's how.

How to get all Starters in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl?

To get all the starts in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl, you have to first unlock the Grand Underground.

To do this, you have to go to the underground man's house in Eterna City. It's located next to the Pokemon Center.

Talk to him and he will give you an explorer kit. Use it outside to get to the Grand Underground.

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This will only get you to the start of the underground. You have to do a few things to unlock the right area. First, you should complete the game, After, you have to complete the Sinnoh Pokedex and then return to Rowan. There are conflicting reports on which of these gets you the dex so try both. You won't need to trade or cheat to finish the Sinnoh dex.

You will then get the national dex and you can return to the Grand Underground. You can now grab all the starters for the first four Pokemon gens.

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