How to Get Thunder Stone in Pokémon Legends: Arceus

How to get Thunder Stones in Pokémon Legends: Arceus.

Key Takeaway

In order to farm Thunder Stones, trainers can grab them from the sparkling black stones out in the wild or buy them from Ginko Guild's Cart or Simona.

Thunder Stones are one of the many items in Pokémon Legends: Arceus that players will need in order to evolve certain Pokémon on their teams. Getting enough will require players to be on the lookout while out in the wild.

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    Which Pokémon Need Thunder Stones?

    How to get Thunder Stones in Pokémon Legends: Arceus.

    There are two Pokémon that need Thunder Stones in order to reach their best possible evolution, and these are both popular pocket monsters to add to any team.

    • Eevee needs Thunder Stones to evolve into Jolteon
    • Pikachu needs Thunder Stones to evolve into Raichu
    • Magneton needs Thunder Stones to evolve into Magnzone

    How to Farm Thunder Stones in the World

    How to get Thunder Stones in Pokémon Legends: Arceus.

    In order to get another of these evolving items, you will need to hunt them out in the open world of Arceus. Thunder Stones are found in one of the crystal clusters that spawn naturally; trainers just need to look for the grey-black crystals on the ground. Normally, when a Pokémon is summoned to break one of these, they can drop one of two items:

    • Black Tumblestone
    • Stardust

    However, when breaking a Sparkling Black Ore Deposit site, there are four total items that can drop from it.

    • Black Tumblestone
    • Stardust
    • Iron Chunk
    • Thunder Stones

    The most common items dropped are the Tumblestones and the Iron Chunks, but about 1% of the time, players can get either a Thunder Stone or some Stardust.

    Thunder Stones can also be found as a very rare item inside Space-Time Distortions.

    Other Places to Find Thunder Stones

    How to get Thunder Stones in Pokémon Legends: Arceus.

    If those 1% Thunder Stone chances don’t sound great, you can purchase these stones or get them as rewards for completing quests in Pokémon Legends: Arceus. 

    • Purchase Thunder Stones for 5,000 Pokedollars at Ginter’s Specials
    • Purchase Thunder Stones for 1,000 MP at the Trading Post
    • Request 52: Eevee’s Evolutions