The Azurill evolutions, Marill and Azumarill, are the only Pokémon with the combination of Water and Fairy types in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet. Azurill can be found quite early when starting your journey in Paldea, but it has a unique evolution method. This may leave you wondering how to evolve Azurill into Marill in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet.
How to get Marill in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet
To evolve Azurill into Marill, you must increase friendship of Azurill. Once you have raised Azurill’s friendship high enough, you will be able to evolve it. Just level it up and it will evolve into Marill. If you don’t have a high enough friendship with Azurill, it won’t evolve.
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How to quickly become friends in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet
Your Azurill’s friendship will increase over time naturally, but you can increase it further to make it evolve faster. The best way to increase friendship quickly is by setting up picnics. While doing this, you can feed Azurill sandwiches, play with him, and bathe him. You can also raise her friendship with certain berriesbut this will also lower their stats, making picnics the better option.
Another way to increase your friendship with Azurill, give him the calming bell. This held item increases the rate at which friendship grows. If you want to know what your friendship is, enter Cascarrafa and check their friendship level. This NPC is in the main square next to a Marill.
For more information on Pokémon Scarlet and Violet, see How to Evolve Igglybuff to Jigglypuff in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet and How to Evolve Pichu to Pikachu in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet in Pro Game Guides.