Scroll of Darkness

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Scroll of Darkness
Scroll of Evil
Bag Scroll of Darkness SV Sprite.png
Scroll of Darkness
Sprite from Pokémon Scarlet and Violet
Introduced in Generation IX
Generation IX Bag Key Items HGSS pocket icon.png Key items

The Scroll of Darkness (Japanese: あくのかけじく Scroll of Evil) is a Key Item introduced in Generation IX. It allows Kubfu to evolve into Single Strike Style Urshifu. Its counterpart is the Scroll of Waters.

In the core series games


When used from the Bag on a Kubfu, the Scroll of Darkness will cause it to evolve into Single Strike Style Urshifu.


Games Description
SV A peculiar scroll that can make a certain species of Pokémon evolve. Written upon it are the true secrets of the path of darkness.


Games Method
SV Porto Marinada auction (if the player has a Kubfu in their boxes)

Non-item appearances

The Scroll of Darkness in The Isle of Armor

The Scroll of Darkness debuted as an interactive object at the Tower of Darkness in Pokémon Sword and Shield. After defeating Mustard at the top floor of the tower, the player can have Kubfu interact with the Scroll of Darkness to evolve.

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 惡之掛軸 Séui jī Gwajuhk
Mandarin 惡之掛軸 / 恶之挂轴 Shuǐ zhī Guàzhóu
France Flag.png French Rouleau des Ténèbres
Germany Flag.png German Unlicht-Schriftrolle
Italy Flag.png Italian Rotolo del Buio
South Korea Flag.png Korean 악의 족자 Ag-ui Jukja
Spain Flag.png Spanish Manuscrito Sombras

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