THE Treasures of Ruin are a new legendary quartet buried deep in the aftermath of Pokémon Scarlet and Violet.
They are incredibly powerful beasts and all equipped with a double Dark-Typing.
To unlock each one you need to find eight stakes and then travel to the vault where they live.
If you want to catch the Treasures of Ruin in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet, read on to find out how.
Pokémon Scarlet & Violet: Purple Stake locations – How to catch Wo-Chien
Wo-Chien is the legendary Dark/Grass guy with the Tablets of Ruin special ability.
Purple stake 1
In the Mesa area just east of Mesagoza, the first stake is on the rocks just off the main trail.
Purple stake 2
The second stake is on a grassy ledge just north of the Mesa biome.
Purple stake 3
The third pole is on a cliff overlooking Artazon, southwest of the city.
Purple stake 4
On a cliff next to the floodgate southeast of Mesagoza you will find the fourth pole.
Purple stake 5
On a spiraling grassy hill southeast of Mesagoza is the fifth.
Purple stake 6
The sixth pole is on a cliff behind some trees northeast of Los Platos.
Purple stake 7
By a lake on a hill just south of Los Platos is the seventh pole.
Purple stake 8
The final stake is on a cliff on the coast in the southeast corner of the map, just above the purple vault.
Purple Vault – Where to find Wo-Chien?
Wo-Chien’s Vault is at the base of a cliff on the coast in the southeast corner of the map. Directly under a purple peg.
Pokémon Scarlet & Violet: Yellow Stake Locations – How to Catch Chien-Pao
Chien-Pao is the Dark/Ice-type Legendary Pokémon with the Sword of Ruin Special Ability.
Yellow pole 1
The first pole is behind the Pokémon Gym in Cascarrafa, east of the waterfall.
Yellow pole 2
The second is on a cliff overlooking the nearby Dark-type Team Star Base on the south side.
Yellow post 3
At the base of a cliff in a small corner northwest of the Pokémon League is the third stake.
Yellow pole 4
The fourth stake is on a rocky pedestal in the middle of a sinkhole south of the nearby river.
Yellow stake 5
On a ledge northwest of Cortondo is the fifth pole.
Yellow stake 6
In a cave that can be accessed from either a west coast beach or the southwest corner of Cortondos region,
Yellow stake 7
On top of a grassy slope overlooking Cortondo from the southwest is the seventh pole.
Yellow pole 8
The final stake is halfway up a cliff near the south coast, next to a waterfall.
Yellow Vault – Where to find Chien-Pao
On a cliff on the west coast, just west of the battle of the Bombardier Titans, is Chien-Pao.
Green Stake Locations – How to Catch Ting-Lu
Ting-Lu is the Dark/Ground Legendary type with the Vessel of Ruin special ability.
Green post 1
On the southeast side of a small island in the south of Lake Casseroya you will find the first pole.
Green post 2
The second stake is on the east side of a large island in the middle of Lake Casseroya.
Green post 3
On a cliff on the southwestern edge of Lake Casseroya is the third stake.
Green post 4
The fourth is on the north-west coast on the north side of the river.
Green post 5
On a snowy bluff on the north shore just east of the Socarrat Trail is the fifth pole.
Green post 6
The sixth is on a small grassy patch south of the river that lies south of Lake Casseroya.
Green post 7
On a rocky pedestal in the large cave south of Lake Casseroya is the seventh pole.
Green post 8
The last one is on a grassy bluff by the river northeast of Medali.
Green Vault – Where to find Ting-Lu
On the south side of the rocky hill of the Socarrat Trail, right in the middle, is the home of Ting-Lu.
Blue Stake Locations – How to Catch Chi-Yu
Chi-Yu is the Dark/Fire legendary type with the Beads of Ruin special ability.
Blue pole 1
On the northeast coast near a raised tree and rock is the first stake.
Blue stake 2
The second is on a cliff overlooking the forest with painted trees on the north side.
Blue stake 3
The third stake is on a large rock pillar in the grassy area on the northeast coast.
Blue stake 4
The fourth is on a grassy cliff in the northeast corner of Bamboo Forest.
Blue stake 5
On a grassy patch at the top of the waterfall on the south side of the bamboo forest is the fifth pole.
Blue stake 6
The sixth is in the ruins at the foot of the huge cliffs that delimit Paldea to the north-east.
Blue stake 7
On a grassy bluff on the south side of Mount Glaseado is the seventh pole.
Blue stake 8
The final stake is on the east coast, south of the Badlands area and northeast of Levincia.
Blue Vault – Where to find Chi-Yu
In a cave at the top of the waterfall on the south side of the bamboo forest, you’ll find Chi-Yu.
Written by Ryan Woodrow and Georgina Young on behalf of GOOD LUCK AND HAVE FUN.
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