Question from Kamiya03

Asked: 5 years ago

Why does the clock in the game doesnt work?

Some of the events doesnt happen like the tide in the shoal cave, the mirage island, etc.

Pls. help me!!

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Your Battery is dead nothing we can do

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1st : the mirage island isnt all that special! Well,unless you're in love with Wynauts wich you can get in Lavaridge Town inside a frickin' egg!Oh,and a Leichi berry....
2st:in the shoal cave's low tide you can get 4 shoal salt(i hate salt!)to make a shellbell and cach Snorunts
Meh!the shell bell help you recover a tiny bit off HP by hitting a foe .I recommend get the Leftovers in the S.S Tidal AFTER you beat the Elite Four.

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Nothing is wrong with the battery, you set the clock at the beginning of the game, and it keeps time accordingly. it does NOT, however, change for daylight savings time

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The Internal Battery is dead. There's nothing more to it. But the mirage island isn't a time-based event so you can still get to it. You just need the right pokemon.

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Noooooooo! If the battery was dead, then Kamiya would lose his/her save file. I lost my game due to a dead battery. So I had it replaced and wa-la. But of course if you take a look at my previous problem posted months ago for the very same game. "Time goes by but tomorrow never comes?" Well, I still don't know what's the problem, but the only solution I can think of is that perhaps it's that I got a bootleg copy. Idk about Kamiya but yeah.

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In Ru/Sa/Em the internal Battery only controls the Realtime Clock, Game Save data is maintained on Flash Memory and is unaffected by the Battery

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If you are using an emulator, you may or not use the real time clock option, but if you are using a gba, it may be the clock bug, wich can be corrected by connecting the game with a gamecube.

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The internal battery has run dry. The game will still work,but clock based events will no longer work.

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If you have at least 100 hours of play time on your save file, any events that are related to the clock stop working. For example, berries will not grow and tides will not reset.

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^ Actually, that bug was fixed in Emerald.

As for your problem, as everyone has said, your internal battery is dead, and you should actually be notified of it when you start up your game. If you're using an emulator, be sure that the "real time clock" option is unchecked.

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When I start my game, it says "The previous save file will be loaded. The game can be played." It doesn't say that the clock battery is dead, but time still doesn't pass. The in-game clock won't change, but there battery is fine. Can someone help?

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@simonbelmonthed Same with me but I play on my ds

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