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How to Obtain Mints

This is a guide to the item Mints in Pokemon Sword and Shield. If you would like to know what mints do and where to find them, please read on.

What are Mints?

Items that can change the effects of a Pokemon's Nature!

Stats
Mints are an item that will change the effects of a Pokemon's nature, and thus that Pokemon's stat growth. Previously, players needed to struggle to get the perfect nature for a Pokemon they wanted to train, but thanks to Mints, changing a Pokemon's stat growth has never been easier.

How to Change a Pokemon's Nature

How to Find Mints

Exchange for BP

Mints are obtained in the Battle Tower, which is unlocked after completing the game. You can obtain BP (Battle Points) in the Battle Tower by winning ranked battles, and then use them to buy Mints.

Effects of Mints (List)

Item Effect
Adamant Mint Image Adamant Mint When a Pokemon smells this mint, Attack will grow more easily, but Sp. Atk will grow more slowly.
Bold Mint Image Bold Mint When a Pokemon smells this mint, Defense will grow more easily, but Attack will grow more slowly.
Brave Mint Image Brave Mint When a Pokemon smells this mint, Attack will grow more easily, but Speed will grow more slowly.
Calm Mint Image Calm Mint When a Pokemon smells this mint, Sp. Def will grow more easily, but Attack will grow more slowly.
Careful Mint Image Careful Mint When a Pokemon smells this mint, Sp. Def will grow more easily, but Sp. Atk will grow more slowly.
Gentle Mint Image Gentle Mint When a Pokemon smells this mint, Sp. Def will grow more easily, but Defense will grow more slowly.
Hasty Mint Image Hasty Mint When a Pokemon smells this mint, Speed will grow more easily, but Defense will grow more slowly.
Impish Mint Image Impish Mint When a Pokemon smells this mint, Defense will grow more easily, but Sp. Atk will grow more slowly.
Jolly Mint Image Jolly Mint When a Pokemon smells this mint, Speed will grow more easily, but Sp. Atk will grow more slowly.
Lax Mint Image Lax Mint When a Pokemon smells this mint, Defense will grow more easily, but Sp. Def will grow more slowly.
Lonely Mint Image Lonely Mint When a Pokemon smells this mint, Attack will grow more easily, but Defense will grow more slowly.
Mild Mint Image Mild Mint When a Pokemon smells this mint, Sp. Atk will grow more easily, but Defense will grow more slowly.
Modest Mint Image Modest Mint When a Pokemon smells this mint, Sp. Atk will grow more easily, but Attack will grow more slowly.
Naive Mint Image Naive Mint When a Pokemon smells this mint, Speed will grow more easily, but Sp. Def will grow more slowly.
Naughty Mint Image Naughty Mint When a Pokemon smells this mint, Attack will grow more easily, but Sp. Def will grow more slowly.
Quiet Mint Image Quiet Mint When a Pokemon smells this mint, Sp. Atk will grow more easily, but Speed will grow more slowly.
Rash Mint Image Rash Mint When a Pokemon smells this mint, Sp. Atk will grow more easily, but Sp. Def will grow more slowly.
Relaxed Mint Image Relaxed Mint When a Pokemon smells this mint, Defense will grow more easily, but Speed will grow more slowly.
Sassy Mint Image Sassy Mint When a Pokemon smells this mint, Sp. Def will grow more easily, but Speed will grow more slowly.
Serious Mint Image Serious Mint When a Pokémon smells this mint, all of its stats will grow at an equal rate.
Timid Mint Image Timid Mint When a Pokemon smells this mint, Speed will grow more easily, but Attack will grow more slowly.

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