News tip Pokémon Scarlet / Violet, Menzi: all our tips to beat your rival flat out!
Published on 08/12/2022 at 06:30
Like all games in the main series, Pokémon Scarlet/Purple assigns you a rival. This time around it’s Menzi, and unlike most historical rivals in the franchise, she only challenges you at key points in your progress. One of these fights takes place after obtaining the rank of Master, and we have some tips to help you win it!
Confronting Menzi in Pokémon Scarlet/PurpleThe battles against MenziHow to beat Menzi the Pokémon Mistress
Confront Menzi in Pokémon Scarlet/Purple
In Pokemon Scarlet/Purpleyou have the choice between 3 main quests : A legendary perfume, Stardust Lenset The way of the Master. This is given to you by The makeryour new friend and future rival. The maker is the first Academy student you meet when you arrive in Paldea, and she’s also your class representative. Very quickly, you will notice that she has a real penchant for pokemon battlesso much so that she already has the master rank from Region Pokemon League. It is for this reason that she advises you to continue The way of the Master and challenge the 8 Arena Champions as part of your Treasure huntsince it will allow you to reach an equal footing with her.
If you choose to go this route, you will come across The maker in many Paldea Bullring. Unlike the other opuses of the license, you will not come across it systematically, but only at key points in your progress. This will make the fights a bit more interesting, since there will be notable differences in level between each confrontation, especially as you get closer to the Ligue. Once you have collected the 8 Badges by following our ideal circuit of the Arenasyou can measure yourself against the Pokemon League and to the Head Mistress, Alisma. This done, you will get the master rankbut you will still have one objective to complete to complete The way of the Master : win The maker, who is now your official rival. To do this, we advise you to train your Pokémon until minimum level 65but do not hesitate to go up to the level 70 or more to be well prepared.
Summary of the Pokémon Scarlet / Purple Walkthrough
The fights against Menzi
As explained above, you will not encounter The maker every Arena. In total, you will have to fight her 5 times before arriving at the final showdown who closes The way of the Master. Over time, you will get to know its techniques, its Pokémon, and their weaknesses, but be aware that you won’t always be able to change your team before a fight starts. That’s why we prepared a list of fights against Menzi so that you can prepare accordingly:
Combat n°1 : this is your very first fight in Pokemon Scarlet/Purplewhich you can find in the section Prologue of our complete solution. It acts as a mini tutorial to familiarize you with the modalities of combat and the first type affinities. In all cases, The maker will choose the starter who has a type disadvantage to yours. It will be of the same level as your Pokémon, i.e. the level 5et The maker will offer you 300₽ as well as the app Pokédex to congratulate you on your victory.Combat n°2 : the second fight will take place in front of the gates of Traces. This time, The maker will send out two Pokémon: its starter of level 8and one Pohm of level 9 with a Teracrystal Jewel de type Electric. Once defeated, she will give you 540₽ as well as 3 Reminders.Combat n°3 : next time, The maker challenges you as soon as you arrive at your 3 years old. She will send 3 Pokémon into battle: a rockbot de type Roche and of level 21and Pohm of level 21and its starter of level 22. Note that you will not be able to modify your team upstream, so you will have to prepare before entering the building. Once defeated, she will give you 1320₽ as well as 3 Total Care.Combat n°4 : once your 5ème Badge obtained, your friend will want to fight you again. Again, you won’t be able to change your Pokemon before battle. This time, The maker will send 4 Pokémon: one Wolf (Diurnal Form) of level 36and Pohmotte who won the guy Combat a plus you type Electric and who will also be level 36and Mucuscule de type Dragon and of level 36 whose talent Herbivore immunizes him against the type Planteand finally its starter of level 37 et teracrystallized. Once defeated, she will give you 4320₽.Combat n°5 : the last fight before the final confrontation will take place as soon as you arrive at your 7th Arena. As in fight n°3, you will have to prepare your team before entering the building. She will send a Wolf (Diurnal Form) of level 42and Pohmarmotte of level 42and Columcus of level 42and finally its starter of level 43 et teracrystallized. Once defeated, she will give you 7740₽ et 3 Potions Max.
If you followed our tips for defeating Paldea’s Pokémon Leagueyou should have put Alisma on the carpet without any problem. This done, The maker will come to meet you and ask you to prove your strength once and for all. As per usual, The maker doesn’t have a favored type, but you should be able to get by with type Pokemon Combat, Glace, INSECT, Soland eventually Fairy if necessary. The level of his Pokémon ranges from 65 to 66. As a general rule, avoid sending Pokémon of the type Plante against his Muplodocus since he has the Talent Herbivore, making it immune to attacks of this type. Also avoid type Pokémon Poison against his Moreand of type Spectre against his Deusolourdo.
VisualNomTypeLevelWeaknessesLougarocRockLevel 65 Type Weaknesses Steel, Combat, Eau, Planteet SolPohmarmotteElectric / CombatLevel 65 Weaknesses to types Fairy, Psyet SolMoreSteelLevel 65 Type Weaknesses Combat, Feuet Soland immunity against type PoisonDeusolourdoNormalNiveau 65Faiblesse au type Combat and type immunity SpectreMuplodocusDragonLevel 65Weaknesses to types Dragon, Fairyet Glaceand immunity against type Plante (Talent Herbivore)
As usual, the latest Pokemon from The maker will change depending on starter you have chosen. If you chose the starter Plante :
VisualNomTypeLevelWeaknessesPalmavalWater/FightingLevel 66Weaknesses to types Electric, Fairy, Plante, Psyet Vol
If you chose the starter Eau :
VisualNomTypeLevelWeaknessesFlamingFire/Ghost Level 66 Type Weaknesses Eau, Roche, Sol, Spectreet Darknessand type immunity Combat et Normal
If you chose the starter Feu :
VisualNomTypeLevelWeaknessesMiascaradeGrass / DarkLevel 66Double weakness to type INSECTweaknesses to types Combat, Feu, Glace, Poisonet Voland type immunity Psy
Once beaten, a cutscene will trigger, which will sign the end of The way of the Master. Do not hesitate to consult our guides on Stardust Lens et A legendary perfume if you haven’t finished them yet. Once this is done, you will receive a call from Pepper who will ask you to join him in the Zone Zero from Paldea Crater with two volunteers.
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