Modest Mint

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Modest Mint
Modest Mint
Bag Modest Mint Sprite.png
Modest Mint
Pokémon Scarlet and Violet artwork
Introduced in Generation VIII
Generation VIII Bag Other Items pocket icon.png Other Items
Generation IX Bag Other Items pocket icon.png Other Items
Power 10

The Modest Mint (Japanese: ひかえめミント Modest Mint) is an item introduced in Generation VIII. It is one of the types of mints that change the effect of a Pokémon's Nature.

In the core series games


Games Cost Sell price
SwShBDSP N/A $10
LA N/A $500
SV $20,000 $5,000


If used from the Bag, it changes the effect of a Pokémon's Nature on its stats to that of the Modest Nature, increasing its Special Attack stat and decreasing its Attack stat.


Games Description
SwShBDSPLA When a Pokémon smells this mint, its Sp. Atk will grow more easily, but its Attack will grow more slowly.
SV Having a Pokémon smell this mint can make its Sp. Atk stat grow stronger. However, its Attack stat may suffer.


Games Finite methods Repeatable methods
SwSh Battle Tower (50 BP)
SwShIA Hidden recurring item (Soothing Wetlands)
SwShCT Hidden recurring item (Giant's Bed)
BDSP Battle Park (50 BP)
LA Galaxy Hall (reward for completing Request 72: "Pesselle's Easy Errand") Farm (mint harvest)
SV Area Zero Chansey Supply (after earning 6 Gym Badges)
Academy Ace Tournament
Tera Raid Battles (5★, 6★, 7★)
SVTM Ogre Oustin'
SVID Savanna Biome



Bag Mint Sp. Atk LA Sprite.png
Sprite from
Legends: Arceus

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 內斂薄荷 Noihlíhm Bohkhòh
Mandarin 內斂薄荷 / 内敛薄荷 Nèiliǎn Bòhé
France Flag.png French Aromate Modeste
Germany Flag.png German Mäßig-Minze
Italy Flag.png Italian Menta Modesta
South Korea Flag.png Korean 조심민트
Spain Flag.png Spanish Menta Modesta

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