Big Nugget

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Big Nugget
Giant Gold Orb
Big Nugget
Big Nugget
Pokémon Global Link artwork
Introduced in Generation V
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Power 30

The Big Nugget (Japanese: でかいきんのたま Giant Gold Orb) is a valuable item introduced in Generation V.

In the core series games


Games Cost Sell price
XYORAS N/A PokémonDollar.png10,000
N/A PokémonDollar.png20,000

In the Generation V games, the Big Nugget can be sold to the ore maniac inside the Icirrus City Pokémon Center for PokémonDollar.png30000.

In Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon, the player can purchase a Big Nugget from Office Worker Royce for PokémonDollar.png5,000 in Po Town daily.


The Big Nugget serves no practical purpose other than to be sold.


Games Description
BWB2W2 A big nugget of pure gold that gives off a lustrous gleam. A maniac will buy it for a high price.
A big nugget of pure gold that gives off a lustrous gleam. It can be sold at a high price to shops.


Games Finite methods Repeatable methods
BW Undella Town Held by wild Garbodor (1% chance, dark grass only)
B2W2 Route 3, Chargestone Cave, Twist Mountain, Clay Tunnel, Nature Preserve Join Avenue (souvenir, Antique Shop)
Held by wild Garbodor (1% chance, dark grass only)
XY Dendemille Town, Poké Ball Factory, Terminus Cave Sushi High Roller
Battle Chateau
Lost Hotel (shaking trash cans)Tu
ORAS Trick House, Sea Mauville Mauville Food Court
Secret Base ("Search for treasure" with Secret Pal)
SMUSUM Hau'oli CityUSUM, Malie Garden, Haina DesertUSUM, Resolution Cave, Aether Paradise (×55)USUM Po Town (once per day)USUM
Sometimes dropped after ambush encounters with Wimpod (Poni WildsUSUM, Poni Breaker Coast)
Festival Plaza (decline a five ★ offer, Lottery shop: Gold Rush first prize)
Pickup, Poké Pelago (Isle Aphun - Rare-Treasure Hunting, Interesting-Item Hunting)
SwSh Route 8, Hulbury, Wyndon
Event (The Isle of Armor Promotion Pack Week 4) (×50)
Wyndon Stadium
SwShIoA Cram-o-matic (Nugget in Slots #1, #3, and #4)
SwShCT Watt Trader's "Today's Highlight" (1,980 W)

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 巨大金珠 Geuihdaaih Gāmjyū
Mandarin 巨大金珠 Jùdà Jīnzhū
France Flag.png French Maxi Pépite
Germany Flag.png German Riesennugget
Italy Flag.png Italian Granpepita
South Korea Flag.png Korean 큰금구슬 Keun Geum Guseul
Spain Flag.png Spanish Maxipepita

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