How to fly, swim, climb, dash and high jump in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet
The ability to fly, swim, climb and run in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet is locked at the start of the game.
Finding these abilities for the Legendary Pokémon Koraidon and Miraidon will make it much easier for you to explore the world and find new discoveries.
The good news is that they are all on the critical path towards the endgame, assuming you hope to tackle all three stories, with all of these abilities unlocked as you complete Path of Legends.
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How to fly, swim, climb and run in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet
To unlock new abilities for Koraidon and Miraidon, you must play Path of Legends story.
This has you finding and defeating five Titans in the Herba Mystica quest, with each Titan giving you a unique ability.
The skills and Titans required to unlock them are as follows:
Our best Path of Legends order can recommend the best order for you to tackle them in, but essentially, the above is generally what you should look for, especially since one, False Dragon, requires you to swim in first.
Of course, if you want to unlock a specific skill first (I could argue the most useful are swimming, flying/gliding, and climbing), you can jump to the one you choose. But keep in mind that you may need to level up a bit first!
Our Pokemon Scarlet and Violet walkthrough can walk you through the entire game, including First Day of School, Victory Road, Starfall Street, and Path of Legends. Elsewhere we can help with version differences, the best Scarlet and Violet starter, learning how to fly, swim, climb and run, and how to evolve Charcadet into Armarouge.
Flying, swimming, climbing, running and high jump controls in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet
You’ll be introduced to how to control each ability once you unlock them, but if you’re skipping these tutorials, or just forgetting them, here are screenshots of all five for a rundown:
High Jump Controls:
Regardless of which skills you choose first, enjoy exploring the world of Paldera!
If you want to learn more about your adventure in Paldea, check out our Pokemon Scarlet and Violet walkthrough.