Rare/Legendary Pokemons have been a big part of Pokemon Games and Pokemon Black, and White 2 is no different. There are numerous possibilities you can get to acquire these Pokemons and in this guide, we will be detailing how you can get these Pokemons and where you should look for.
Pokemon Black and White 2 – Rare and Legendary Pokemon Locations
Route 4 (Black 2/ Petilil)
Location. You can trade this one with a guy who is inside a building, Eastern side of the Route 4. You can trade a Cottonee (found in Castelia City’s grassy area) for a Petilil.
- HP: 32, Attack 20, Defense: 29, Special Attack: 39, Speed: 23, Nature: Timid
- Petilil: Level 20, Type: Grass, Ability: Own Tempo, Hold Item: Power Anklet
Route 4 (White 2)
Location. A man on the Eastern side of the Route 4 will trade his Cottone for a Petilil.
Location. A man inside the small house of Route 7 will trade Gigalith for Emolga – which you can find on the route.
- HP: 111, Attack: 121, Defense: 103, Special Attack : 48, Special Defense: 61, Speed: 29, Nature: Adamant
- Gigalith: Level 35, Type: Rock, Ability: Sturdy, Hold Item: Leppa Berry
Seigaiha City (Tangrowth)
Location. You can trade a Mantine to get a Tangrowth to a guy in Seigaiha City! You can find Mantines at the Undella Bay and Route 21 in dark spots (Spring, Summer, Autumn)
- HP: 158, Attack: 104, Defense: 126, Special Attack: 113, Special Defense: 59, Speed: 59, Nature: Hardy
- Tangrowth Level: 45, Type: Grass, Ability: Chlorophyll, Hold Item: Sitrus Berry
Route 15 (Rotom)
Location. You can trade your Ditto for a Rotom at the small mobile house. Ditto’s are found at Giant Chasm.
- HP: 142, Attack: 69, Defense: 109, Special Attack: 131, Special Defense: 127, Speed: 126, Nature: Calm
- Rotom: Level 60, Type: Electric / Ghost, Ability: Levitate, Hold Item: Max Elixir
These Pokemons are just given to you as a gift, by the certain people when you meet them. You don’t have to catch these!
Location. Zorua is gifted to you in Driftveil City and is the only Zorua of the game.
- Level: 25, Type: Dark, Ability: Illusion
Location. You will get this Eevee in Castelia City by talking to Fennel’s Assistant who is in the building next to the gym.
Location. The nature of this gift is different so save before you are taking it from the Seasons Building of Route 6, a scientist will give it to you.
- Level: 30, Type: Normal/Grass, Ability: Serene Grace
Dratini / Gible
Location. When you have defeated Banjirou (Black Skyscraper / White Tree Hollow) Go to Sangi Town, Alder’s House…he will give you a Shiny Dratini for Pokemon White 2 or Shini Gible for Black 2.
- Dratini: Level 1, Type: Dragon, Ability: Shed Skin, Hold Item: Exp. Share
- Gible: Level 1, Type: Dragon/ Ground, Ability: Sand Veil, Hold Item: Exp. Share
Location. You will find her in the house between Nacrene City and Route 3. She is given as an egg by a girl inside!
These Pokemons are the species which are extinct now but are discovered via making the use of some special fossils. When you have obtained these fossils you can give them to the woman at the right corner of the Museum (Nacrene City).
The first two fossil Pokemons are Archen and Tirtouga which you will get when you enter into the Nacren City’s Museum. Lenora will give you two fossils (Plume fossil and Cover fossil) you can revive Archen from Plume and Tirtouga from the Cover Fossil.
There are 7 more fossils in the game, you can get them by talking to the man in the lower caves of the Twist Mountain. He gives you a fossil each day!
- Fossil Name – Pokemon
- Helix Fossil – Omanyte
- Dome Fossil – Kabuto
- Old Amber – Aerodactyl
- Root Fossil – Lileep
- Claw Fossil – Anorith
- Skull Fossil – Cranidos
- Armor Fossil – Shieldon
Unique Pokemons are not as good as the legendary Pokemons but they are still unique and are obtained via different ways!
Location. This Minccino has a rare ability known as Skill Link! It is hidden between two trees shown by Bianca when you visit Route 5 for the first time. All pokemons which are in the hidden holes are unique!
- Level: Around 22, Type: Normal, Ability: Skill Link