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Fresh Water (Japanese: おいしいみず Delicious Water) is a type of medicine introduced in Generation I. It is a drink that restores a Pokémon's HP.
Fresh Water is collected from Mt. Silver, according to the Japanese item description in Pokémon Gold, Silver, Crystal, and Stadium. This is also mentioned in the Korean item description in Pokémon Gold and Silver.
In the core series games
It can be bought at a higher price of 1000 at Black City; 300 at Skyarrow Bridge; and 400 from the Vending Machines at the Route 112 and Mt. Chimney Cable Car stations, on Alola Route 8, and on Alola Route 13.
It can be bought at a cheaper price of 150 from the Vending Machines at the Team Magma Hideout, the Team Aqua Hideout, and the Game Freak Office in Heahea City.
In the Generation V games, it can be sold to the gourmet maniac on Route 5 for 200.
Generation I to VI
When used from the Bag on a Pokémon, it heals the Pokémon by 50 HP. It is consumed after use.
Generation VII onward
When used from the Bag on a Pokémon, it heals the Pokémon by 30 HP. It is consumed after use.
In the Kanto-based games, it can be given to a thirsty girl at the Celadon Department Store in exchange for TM13 (Ice Beam)RBY, TM16 (Light Screen)FRLG, or TM06 (Light Screen)PE.
In the Generation I games, the player can give a Fresh Water, Soda Pop, or Lemonade to one of the Saffron City guards to be granted access to the city.
In Pokémon Black 2 and White 2, the player can give a Fresh Water to the thirsty guy at each of the Unova bridges, starting with Skyarrow Bridge, for a total of five bottles. In exchange, he gives the player twelve bottles of Moomoo Milk at Skyarrow Bridge.
In Pokémon Sun and Moon, the player can give a Fresh Water to the Trial Guide on Route 13 at the entrance to Haina Desert in exchange for three Adrenaline Orbs.
In Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon, the player can give a Fresh Water to a Hiker in Haina Desert to receive ten new Fresh Waters from him at the Route 13 motel.
Scarlet and Violet
In the manga
Todd Snap was seen drinking a bottle of Fresh Water in Never Spritz a Knotty Sudowoodo. As he was unable to drink the whole bottle, he poured the remaining water onto what he thought was a tree, but soon turned out to be a wild Sudowoodo, causing her to attack him and requiring Emerald to calm her down.
In the TCG
- Main article: Fresh Water Set (Primal Clash 129)
The Fresh Water Set was introduced as a Trainer card in the Pokémon Trading Card Game during the English XY Series (the Japanese XY Era). It was first released in the Tidal Storm before debuting in English in the Primal Clash expansion, with an illustration by Toyste Beach. It was also released as a Full Art card in both expansions, with an illustration by Megumi Mizutani. Fresh Water Set heals 20 damage from each of the player's Pokémon.
- The most cost-effective HP recovery item in the core series, including special purchase prices, is the Fresh Water when purchased for 100 at the Kalos Power Plant in Pokémon X and Y, recovering 1 HP per 2 spent.
In other languages
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