Max Ether

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Max Ether
ピーピーリカバー
PP Recover
Bag Max Ether Sprite.png
Max Ether
Pokémon Global Link artwork
Introduced in Generation I
Pocket
Generation I Bag Items HGSS pocket icon.png Items
Generation II Bag Items HGSS pocket icon.png Items
Generation III Bag Items HGSS pocket icon.png Items
Generation IV Bag Medicine HGSS pocket icon.png Medicine
Generation V Bag Medicine HGSS pocket icon.png Medicine
Generation VI Bag Medicine HGSS pocket icon.png Medicine
Generation VII Bag Medicine HGSS pocket icon.png Medicine
Generation VIII Bag Medicine HGSS pocket icon.png Medicine
Generation IX Bag Medicine HGSS pocket icon.png Medicine
Fling
Power 30

The Max Ether (Japanese: ピーピーリカバー PP Recover) is a type of medicine introduced in Generation I. It fully restores PP for one of a Pokémon's moves. It is the improved counterpart of the Ether; it has an improved counterpart, the Max Elixir.

In the core series games

Price

Games Cost Sell price
RGBY/RBY N/A PokémonDollar.png0
GSC
RSEFRLG
DPPtHGSS
BWB2W2
XYORAS
SMUSUM
PE
SwShBDSP
N/A PokémonDollar.png1,000
LA
SV
N/A PokémonDollar.png500

Effect

When used from the Bag on a Pokémon, it fully restores the PP of one of its moves.

Description

Games Description
Stad Fully restores the PP of the selected move.
GSC Fully restores PP of one move.
RSEColo.XD Fully restores the PP of a selected move.
FRLG Fully restores a selected move's PP for one Pokémon.
DPPtHGSS
BWB2W2
It fully restores the PP of a single selected move that has been learned by the target Pokémon.
XYORAS
SMUSUM
This medicine can fully restore the PP of a single selected move that has been learned by a Pokémon.
PE
SwShBDSP
This medicine can be used to fully restore the PP of a single selected move that has been learned by a Pokémon.
LA This medicine can be used to fully restore the PP of a single selected move that a Pokémon knows.
SV A medicine that can be used to fully restore the max PP of a single move that a Pokémon knows.

Acquisition

Games Finite methods Repeatable methods
RBY
RGBY
Routes 10 and 23, Vermilion City, S.S. Anne
GSC Routes 2, 17GS, 41C, and 43, Goldenrod Underground, Cianwood City, Lake of Rage, Mt. MortarC Mystery Gift
RSE Routes 113 and 119, Rusturf Tunnel, Mt. Pyre
Quiz LadyE
FRLG Routes 10 and Route 23, Vermilion City, Rock Tunnel, Rocket Hideout, Berry Forest
Colo. Snagem Hideout
XD Citadark Isle, S.S. Libra, Realgam Tower (Regular Battle Bingo and Battle CD 38 and 39 completion prizes)
DPPt Routes 212Pt and 215Pt, Valor LakefrontDP, Wayward Cave, Mt. CoronetDP, Iron Island (×2)DP, Victory RoadDP
HGSS Routes 17, 41, and 43, Goldenrod Tunnel, Mt. Mortar, Dark Cave, Viridian Forest Rock Smash
PW Dim Cave, Treehouse, Rally
BW Routes 1, 3, 7, 9, and 13, Challenger's Cave, Mistralton City, Moor of Icirrus
B2W2 Route 13, Desert Resort, Village Bridge Join Avenue (Raffle Shop)
DW Spooky Manor
XY Route 18, Victory Road, Pokémon Village, Poké Ball Factory, Shalour City Rock Smash (except Glittering Cave)
ORAS Routes 113 and 119, Rusturf Tunnel, Mt. Pyre, Jagged Pass, Battle Resort, Mirage Cave (south of Route 107) Rock Smash (except Mirage spots)
SMUSUM Diglett's Tunnel, Poni GroveSM Festival Plaza (Lottery shop: seventh prize)
PE Silph Co., Pokémon Mansion
SwSh Route 2 Pickup
BDSP Valor Lakefront, Wayward Cave, Mt. Coronet, Iron Island (×2), Victory Road Pickup
LA Crafting: 1 Leppa Berry and 2 Pep-Up Plant
SV Levincia, Alfornada Cavern, Area Zero, Asado Desert, Casseroya Lake, Dalizapa Passage, Glaseado Mountain, Tagtree Thicket, East Province (Area One), East Province (Area Three), North Province (Area One), North Province (Area Two), South Province (Area Two), South Province (Area Three), South Province (Area Four), South Province (Area Five), South Province (Area Six) Pickup

Gallery

Artwork

Bag Max Ether SV Sprite.png
Artwork from
Scarlet and Violet

Sprites

Bag Max Ether LA Sprite.png
Bag sprite from Legends Arceus

In spin-off games

Pokémon Mystery Dungeon series

The Max Ether appears in Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Rescue Team DX.

Effect

It fully restores the PP of one of the moves of the Pokémon that ingests it and restores 5 Belly for it.

If thrown, it will grant the same effect as if it was consumed by the Pokémon it hits (it cannot be caught).

Description

Games Description
MDRTDX A drink that completely restores the PP of one of your moves.

Appearance

MDBag Max Ether RTDX Sprite.png
Sprite from
Rescue Team DX

Artwork

Trivia

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese PP單項全補劑 PP Dāanhohng Chyùhnbóujaih *
PP復原劑 PP Fuhkyùhnjaih *
Mandarin PP單項全補劑 / PP单顶全补剂 PP Dānxiàng Quánbǔjì *
PP單補劑 PP Dānbǔjì *
France Flag.png French Huile Max
Germany Flag.png German Top-Äther
Italy Flag.png Italian Etere Max
South Korea Flag.png Korean PP회복 PP Hoebok
Spain Flag.png Spanish Éter Máximo*
Éter Máx.*




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