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.PK6 File Extension

File TypeGeneration 6 Pokémon Save File

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CategoryGame Files


File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.

What is a PK6 file?

Pokémon save file used by 6th generation Pokémon games for the Nintendo 3DS platform, such as Pokémon X and Pokémon Y; contains information about a Pokémon, including the species, EXP, abilities, attacks, and current owner.

More Information

PK6 files can be opened, edited, and created in Windows using the PKHeX utility, which is a Generation 6 equivalent of PokeGen. You can also generate .PKX files through PKHeX by creating a PK6 file and renaming the extension to "pkx."

Common PK6 Filenames

[Pokémon name].pk6 - Each PK6 file will be named after the Pokémon that it contains information for.

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Programs that open PK6 files
Updated 1/27/2015

About PK6 Files

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