The key Pokémon Mew was the topic of numerous schoolyard myths, so any actual strategy to get one — straightforward or not — is sweet information for Pokémon followers.
Many gamers grew up amongst rumors of discovering the elusive 151st Pokémon, Mew, beneath a truck by a dock or by beating the Elite 4 1,000 occasions in a row within the unique Pokémon Pink and Pokémon Blue. What these gamers may not know is there truly is a reasonably straightforward glitch that allows you to catch a Mew within the wild in these video games.
In fact the subsequent objective is to get that glitched Mew into the newest video games, Pokémon Solar and Moon. And though the builders actually don’t need you to, it seems there’s a method. It’s extraordinarily difficult and sort of superb.
Executing the glitch that allows you to catch Mew in Pokémon Purple/Blue/Yellow within the first place is by far the simplest half. The unique information to do it’s here, and there are numerous others on YouTube and elsewhere. It even works within the new downloadable variations of Purple, Blue and Yellow Nintendo launched on the 3DS eShop final yr.
After you have a Mew, it’s not so simple as transferring it to the newly up to date Pokémon Financial institution software in your 3DS. Pokémon Financial institution lastly permits you to switch Pokémon from Pink/Blue/Yellow to Solar/Moon, true, however the servers attempt to block any Pokémon they detect as illegitimate — and contemplating the one option to get Mew has all the time been via particular official occasions and distributions, a Mew caught in a random encounter on Route eight at degree 7 is nothing if not illegitimate.
Fortunately there is a solution to give that Mew all of the traits that may let it cross via the system, together with altering its unique coach identify and ID quantity. Redditor TransgenderPride laid out the extremely convoluted course of, which includes “establishing arbitrary code execution” from inside the recreation itself, in a submit on the Pokémon subreddit.
“This technique may be lengthy and sophisticated in case you’re unexperienced [sic] with Gen 1 glitches,” the submit stated. “Truly it’s fairly lengthy both method. Be very cautious. The ‘8F’ merchandise will crash your recreation in the event you use it with out very particular setups.”
It’s not straightforward or quick, nevertheless it appears to work. Now if solely somebody might work out a solution to switch MissingNo into Solar and Moon so we might duplicate all of the uncommon candies and masterballs we would like.