Pokemon Scarlet and Violet have different stat mechanics of Pokemon and to increase the stat players should know the Effort Values of their Pokemon so they can increase their Stat according to the type of the Pokemon. If players put Effort Values in the right stat of the Pokemon then they can utilize the Pokemon in the best way.
In this guide, we’ll tell you how to check the Effort Values of Pokemon in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet.
Pokemon’s Effort Values (EVs)
All the Pokemon in the game have a specific number of EVs and when you encounter the Pokemon and defeat them, they will give you the Effort Values which increases your Pokemon Stat. So basically, defeating the Pokemon in the battles increase the same stat of your Pokemon as the EV of the opponent. You will get the Effort Values by defeating other Pokemon or by collecting the items that will give certain Effort Values.
For proper utilization of your Pokemon, you do need to get only those Effort Values according to the Type of the Pokemon so you don’t waste the Effort Values in the other stats.
Checking Pokemon’s Effort Values (EVs)
Checking your Pokemon’s Effort Values is not simpler as it sounds because it sounds like you would be able to see it from the summary but you won’t find any description of Effort Values, you’ll only be able to see the stats of the Pokemon. To check the Effort Values of the Pokemon, you need to meet with a specific NPC in the game. The NPCs in the game have a very useful role because they allow you to do different sorts of things for your Pokemon. One of the things that a specific NPC can do for you is tell you the Effort Values of your Pokemon.
To find the NPC, you need to go to a town named “Levincia”. This town is on the East side of the Great Crater of Paldea. Players will be able to get into the town through the East Province (Area Two). Players will get to this town while following the Victory Road Path. There is also a Gym Leader in this town that players have to defeat in order to complete the game. Once you have reached the town, You need to go towards the middle of the town and you will reach a small garden. There will be an NPC standing on the ground with her Pokemon.
The NPC will be wearing White Shirt and a Red Skirt and when you talk to her, she will ask you to select the Pokemon for which you want to know the Effort Values. Accept and then you’ll get to the menu where you can select one of the Pokemon in the Party. Select the Pokemon and then she’ll tell you about the Effort Values of the Pokemon. You can get an idea of the Effort Values of your Pokemon by talking to her if Pokemon has higher Effort Values in a single Stat then she will give you positive remarks and If the Pokemon’s Effort Values are spread in each stat then she’ll say that it can be better.