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Skyarrow Bridge

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Skyarrow Bridge スカイアローブリッジ
Skyarrow Bridge
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Skyarrow Bridge entrance BW.png
Map description: The biggest, longest bridge in Unova has four supporting towers.
Location: Between Pinwheel Forest and Castelia City
Region: Unova
Generations: V
Unova Skyarrow Bridge Map.png
Location of Skyarrow Bridge in Unova.
Pokémon world locations

The Skyarrow Bridge (Japanese: スカイアローブリッジ Skyarrow Bridge) is a long suspension bridge that connects the southeastern part of Unova via the Pinwheel Forest to Castelia City in central Unova. The bridge serves as a means of transportation into and out of Castelia City.

In the games

The middle of the Skyarrow Bridge

The Skyarrow Bridge appears in Pokémon Black and White. The player can access it after retrieving the Dragon Skull from Sage Gorm. The bridge has two spans to support it across the water and loops off on the eastern entrance. Each end of the bridge has a gate between it and the area connected to.

The lower part of the bridge is built for vehicle traffic while suspended above the roadway is a pedestrian walkway. While traveling across the bridge, it is possible to see a stunning view of Castelia City due to changing camera angles. The Royal Unova can occasionally be seen passing underneath the bridge.

On the Pinwheel Forest side, there is a small viewing area between the forest area and the Bridge Gate. Inside the Pinwheel Forest Bridge Gate, a Hiker will give the player a Quick Claw, while a woman will talk about item maniacs. On the bridge itself, there are several people admiring it. At the Castelia City Bridge Gate, a woman complains about her sore legs from walking across the bridge.

In Pokémon Black 2 and White 2, the bridge is temporarily closed for repairs until the player defeats the Elite Four.

Items

Item Location Games
Bag Quick Claw Sprite.png Quick Claw From a Hiker in the Bridge Gate at the Pinwheel Forest end of the bridge  B  W 
Bag Fresh Water Sprite.png Fresh Water Buy from a person on the bridge for PokémonDollar.png300  B2  W2 

In the anime

Skyarrow Bridge in the anime

Skyarrow Bridge appeared in The Lost World of Gothitelle!, where Ash and his friends crossed it. It is a huge suspension bridge like it is in the games. The trees of Pinwheel Forest can be seen on the forest side of the bridge, a small Poké Mart is also there which has food and a telephone system. This is where Ash contacted Professor Juniper and switched his Sewaddle with his Pidove. Pictures of the old ferry system that was built before the bridge can be seen in the mart. Before the Poké Mart was there an old storage building for ferry supplies was there. Near the bridge is a road for transportation.

A Gothitelle created a fog around the bridge to deter people from crossing. Still, Ash, Iris, and Cilan crossed it anyway and it attacked them. It then creates the illusion of its old life, when the bridge was still under construction, with Sally and her father. The group is confused when they see the same Gothitelle that attacked them earlier being nice and friendly towards them. While the illusion was convincing, Cilan knew something was amiss.

They later follow Gothitelle to Skyarrow Bridge where it attacks them once more. That's when its old friend Sally appears to stop it. Gothitelle was happy to be reunited with its old friend and clears the fog from the bridge, letting Ash and company cross. It then mysteriously disappears.

In the TCG

The Skyarrow Bridge was featured in the TCG. The following is a list of cards depicting the Skyarrow Bridge.

Name Type Rarity Set Set no.
Skyarrow Bridge St Uncommon Next Destinies 91/99

Trivia

  • Skyarrow Bridge draws inspiration from Brooklyn Bridge and Rainbow Bridge.
  • If the player enters Skyarrow Bridge, and then gets on their bicycle, the music does not change.
  • Starting and ending from either staircase, Skyarrow Bridge is 386 steps long. This makes it the longest non-circular straight path in the games, making it popular for Egg hatching.
  • Skyarrow Bridge is one of two bridges in Unova that the player can see vehicles, with the other being Tubeline Bridge.

In other languages

Language Title
Mandarin Chinese 天之箭橋 Tiān-zhī Jiàn Qiáo
Finland Flag.png Finnish Skyarrow-silta
France Flag.png European French Pont Sagiciel
Germany Flag.png German Himmelspfeilbrücke
Italy Flag.png Italian Ponte Freccialuce
South Korea Flag.png Korean 스카이애로 브리지 Seukaiaero Beuriji
Poland Flag.png Polish Strzelisty Most
Spanish CELAC Flag.png Latin America Puente Flecha Cielo
Spain Flag.png Spain Puente Saeta



Unova
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Settlements
Nuvema TownAccumula TownStriaton CityNacrene CityCastelia CityNimbasa CityAnville Town
Driftveil CityMistralton CityIcirrus CityOpelucid CityPokémon LeagueLacunosa TownUndella Town
Black CityWhite ForestAspertia CityFloccesy TownVirbank CityLentimas TownHumilau City
Routes
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Bridges and tunnels
Skyarrow BridgeDriftveil DrawbridgeTubeline BridgeVillage BridgeMarvelous BridgeMarine Tube
Landmarks
DreamyardWellspring CavePinwheel ForestLiberty GardenDesert ResortRelic CastleBattle SubwayLostlorn Forest
Cold StorageMistralton CaveChargestone CaveCelestial TowerTwist MountainDragonspiral TowerMoor of Icirrus
Challenger's CaveVictory Road (BWB2W2) • N's CastleRoyal UnovaGiant ChasmUndella BayAbyssal Ruins
Abundant ShrinePoké Transfer LabP2 LaboratoryEntralinkUnity TowerFloccesy RanchPledge GroveVirbank Complex
Pokéstar StudiosCastelia SewersJoin AvenueCave of BeingPokémon World TournamentReversal MountainPlasma Frigate
Clay TunnelUnderground RuinsStrange HouseRelic PassageSeaside CaveWhite TreehollowBlack Tower
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