Pokemon Mystery Dungeon DX Switch

Beginner's Tips

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These guides provide basic advice for how to play the game Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Rescue Team DX for the Nintendo Switch. Whether you're a fans of the original game or a first-time player, look no further for the newest tips and tricks!

List of Beginner Guides

Gameplay Basics
What is Mystery Dungeon? How to Choose Your Starter and Partner How to Use Felicity Bank
How to Raise Your Rank and Rewards What Happens On Game Over? How to Get Rescued Leveling Up at Makuhita Dojo
How to Leave a Dungeon What is Move Growth? Shiny Pokemon and How to Get Them
Strong Foes and Rewards Unrepeatable One-time Events What is a Mystery House?
How to Farm Stat Boost Items Best Items to Sell What Items to Bring to Dungeons
Kangaskhan Storage How to Use Friend Rescue -
Best Gameplay Strategies
How to Level Up Fast How to Get Money Fast Dungeon Crawling Guide
How to Grow Moves Fast How to Recruit Pokemon Easily How to Clear Monster Houses
Recommended Settings and Controls Best Linked Moves How to Steal from Kecleon
How Much Money Should I Carry Into Dungeons? What to Buy from Kecleon Shops How to Save Money Using Wigglytuff Orb and Bargain
How to Clear Dungeons Fast How to Beat Moltres and Articuno -
Tier Lists
Best Starter Pokemon Best Partner Pokemon Best Partner for Each Starter
Starter Tier List Best Friend Pokemon for the Story Best Moves
Tier List
Best Items for Boss Battles Best Equipment Ranking Best Rare Qualities

Best Starter Pokemon

The game is easy enough for you to choose your favorite Pokemon and clear it with him or her, without having to worry too much about their strength.

However, there are some of the starters who have clear advantages and will make going through the story a lot easier.

For advice on what Pokemon to be, see our page about Best Starters.
Best Starter Pokemon

Best Partner Pokemon

Just like your starter Pokemon, you can choose whichever Pokemon you like as your partner and not have much trouble clearing the game, but it’s recommended that you try to cover your starter Pokemon’s weakness with your partner Pokemon.

Below you can find our recommendation for the partner Pokemon we think is the best overall:

Best Partner Pokemon to Choose

For tips on what partner would be good for your chosen starter, see our page below.

Best Partner for Each Starter Pokemon

All Starter and Partner Pokemon

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Cyndaquil ImageCyndaquil Totodile ImageTotodile Pikachu ImagePikachu Mudkip ImageMudkip
Treecko ImageTreecko Psyduck ImagePsyduck Chikorita ImageChikorita Charmander ImageCharmander
Bulbasaur ImageBulbasaur Torchic ImageTorchic Cubone ImageCubone Machop ImageMachop
Eevee ImageEevee Squirtle ImageSquirtle Skitty ImageSkitty Meowth ImageMeowth

List of All Pokemon

What is Mystery Dungeon?

You can get more familiar with the basics of the Mystery Dungeon games on the page below:
What is Mystery Dungeon?

Gameplay Basics

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Type Effectiveness Stats and Damage Calculation Dungeon Crawling Mechanics
How to Evolve Pokemon How to Link Moves How to Mega Evolve
List of Status Conditions List of Dungeon Weather and Status List of Traps and Tiles

Game Mechanics

Leveling at Makuhita Dojo

If you want to level up fast, the Dojo is where it's at! Makuhita also offers in-game tutorials, so be sure to check out both on the page below:
Leveling Up at Makuhita Dojo

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