Use Pokemon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl’s Defog HM

 Use Pokemon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl’s Defog HM: Eight HMs are available in the Gen IV remakes and may be acquired along the path from Twinleaf to the Pokemon League, although it’s not immediately clear how to utilize them all. For example, the Defog HM in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl use in the following manner.

 Use Pokemon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl’s Defog HM

One of the two HMs that cannot activate by just pressing A in the appropriate circumstances is Defog. You’ll need to be in an area with plenty of fog for it to work.

Press R to launch Poketch while in the fog.

Visit the Poketch’s Hidden Moves area.

To use Defog, press A.

This will eliminate the fog from the screen.

It’s also vital to remember that before choosing Defog in the Poketch for usage outside of combat, you must beat Pastoria City’s Gym Leader, Crasher Wake. Therefore, the HM will disable in the Poketch menu before you beat him.

Defogging Poketch HM Screen

Understandably, this is the only HM that requires natural selection from Poketch. When the relevant obstacle is directly in front of you, most other ones are triggered by pressing a button.

Finding Defog HM

You may read a more thorough explanation of getting this HM in this other tutorial. But in short, the green-haired NPC is just within the Pastoria Great Marsh region, which located on the north end of Pastoria City, and he may spoken to receive the Defog HM.

You now have all the information you want on using the Defog Hm in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl. However, if you’re searching for more advice, visit our game guide wiki for more tips, tactics, and other helpful information.

For more of our coverage of the Gen IV remakes of Pokemon, have a look at the linked articles below.