PokéBase - Pokémon Q&A
0 votes
2,711 views

Raising level does, but would rare candy raise it
It can also serve as healing item so that may raise it too
(Trying to evolve budew)

by
A Pokemon gets more friendly each time it levels up, so everything that raises level also raises friendship.

1 Answer

0 votes

Yes! The Rare Candy is part of the Vitamin group of items, which can increase happiness in Platinum.

If your Budew's happiness is between 0-99, a Rare Candy will increase it by 5. If your happiness is between 100-199, it will increase by 3. If your happiness is between 200-255, it will increase by 2.

Hope I helped. :)
Source: https://bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net/wiki/Friendship

by