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How to Auto Battle in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet

Explore the massive open world of the Paldea region.

You can catch, train, and battle Pokemon in the region which has lakes, peaks, towns, and cities.

The game has a new feature called “Let’s Go!” where your Pokemon can battle nearby Pokemon automatically.

Discover the world freely and cross land, water, and air by riding a legendary Pokeman called Koraidon in Scarlet and Miraidon in Violet.

You can choose between 3 starter Pokemons including Sprigatito, Fuecoco, or Quaxly.

Challenge Gyms in various locations and reach Champion Rank.

Defeat Titan Pokemon that contain rare ingredients on the Path of Legends.

Use the new Auto-Battle feature to battle Team Star to get to their boss.

In this guide, you’ll learn how to Auto Battle in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet and what it does.

How to Auto Battle in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet

To auto battle in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet, you need to choose your starter Pokemon and you’ll have access to the feature immediately.

To use it, press the “R” button on your controller and your Pokemon will automatically pick up items and battle nearby wild Pokemon.

Here’s how to do this:

  1. Choose your starter Pokemon.
  2. Press the “R” button on your controller to auto-battle.

While you have the feature enabled, you can move around independently.

If you stray too far away, your Pokemon will automatically go back to its Pokeball.

If your Pokemon is close to fainting, it will not engage in auto battle until you heal it.

Do note that if you use the auto-battle feature, your Pokemon won’t be able to evolve or learn moves.

If you want to evolve a Pokemon, it’s highly recommended that you disable the feature and battle your Pokemon manually.

Further reading

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