How to Evolve Finizen into Palafin in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet

Finizen is a cute Dolphin Pokémon which is a water-type Pokémon. It is known for its amazing movements in the water. His moves are water type which will be highly effective against fire or rock-type Pokemon. Mostly used by trainers during the battle. Finizen Pokémon is famous for his evolving type which is Palafin. Palafin is the hero form of Finizen.

In this guide, we will discuss How to Evolve Finizen into Palafin in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet.

palafin habitat

How to find Finizen:

Finizen is the water type so you will be to find it in the water area of Paldea Region. You can find Finizen in East Province (Area One). Go to the beach and you will be able to find him in the water.

If you want to make Finizen appearance you can craft a sandwich that has water power. Go battle with Finizen and catch the Pokémon by throwing the Pokeball.

finizen location

How to Evolve Finizen into Palafin:

You need to level up Finizen to evolve him into Palafin. When you first encounter Finizen his level will be 23. You need to increase his level to 37 or 38 to make him evolve.

The evolving process of Finizen is different from other Pokémon. First, you need to level him up then you need to create a union circle with your friend.

leveling up finizen

How to Level Up Finizen:

You have to follow these steps in order to level up Finizen:

  • You need to get the items that have the water buffs like Splash Plate, Mystic Water, and Sea Sense.
  • You can also craft sandwiches and recipes which have water power. Like the shiny sandwich which you can craft by getting one cucumber and two salty herba mystica.
  • Do some picnic and use these items to get buffs which will make him and help you level him a lot easier.
  • You can also use Rare candy to increase level. Rare candy increases the level of Pokémon by one.

Union Circle:

You need to make a union circle with your friend. There you need to level Finizen up with your friend and If you don’t have any friends you can connect with people online. This will evolve Finizen into Palafin.

Zero to Hero Form:    

When you evolve Finizen into Palafin he will retain his real form. Some players may confuse that how they can bring Finizen to its hero form. You can only bring Finizen to its hero form while battling with other Pokémon.

You need to switch your Pokémon with the Finizen and then again switch back to Finizen which will bring his Hero form.