The Pokémon Tapu They are the local guardians of the four Alola islands, but you can also capture them and add them to your growing army of monsters in Pokemon sun and moon. They are powerful and tricky beings, with special abilities that change the field in which you are fighting. Is Pokémon Sun and Moon guide I will tell you how to catch all Pokémon Tapu.
The only prerequisite to capturing all of the Tapu is that you must have defeated the Elite Four. Once you’ve done that, the four shrines on the four islands will host a Tapu for you to capture. If you accidentally knock out a Tapu in your capture attempt, you will have to beat the Elite Four again to make them respawn for another chance. The following is the location of each of the four Tapu Guardian Pokémon. Don’t forget to visit our Pokémon Sun and Moon guide for more tips, hints, and tutorials!
How to capture Tapu Koko
If you play and defeat the Elite Four as usual, you will meet Tapu Koko no matter what. After a long sequence celebrating your victory, Lillie will lead you to the altar of Tapu Koko, where she will appear and start a fight with you. Tapu Koko is a Lightning / Fairy Pokémon, so before taking on the Elite Four for the first time, make sure you have a custom-made Pokémon to capture Tapu Koko when you face them or come prepared to use a Master Ball on it. .
How to capture Tapu Lele
Go to the Temple of Life on Akala Island passing Memorial Hill and the outskirts of Akala. Once inside, use Machamp Shove to push the box further to the right into the hole, then push the box straight to the left into the left hole. Finally, push the box on the left side in front of you towards the hole to gain access to Tapu Lele. Tapu Lele is a Psychic / Fairy Pokémon, so prepare accordingly.
How to capture Tapu Bulu
Go to the Haina desert on the island of Ula’Ula and head north of two rocks. Next, exit this screen to the east past a small rock. Now you must go north past a small tree, then cross the next screen with Mudsdale Gallop to go east past a pile of four stones. You will then find the pedestal with Psychium Z on it. For more information on where all the Z crystals are, see How to Find All the Z Crystals. Go back the way you came to find a new screen. Now head north once more to find the Ruins of Abundance.
You will need to push a few more boxes with Machamp Shove to continue. Push the right up until you can cross the middle path to the left, then push the left in front of you up to get to the altar. Tapu Bulu is a Grass / Fairy Pokémon.
How to capture Tapu Fini
Tapu Fini is on Pony Island, and the Ruins of Hope should already be resolved since you went there during the main game. Tapu Fini is Water / Fairy, and he also uses the Aqua Ring move to heal a bit of health each turn, so be prepared with ways to keep Tapu Fini down like he does.