The Ranger Net is a series of special missions, each giving you the chance to encounter a rare Pokémon.
In Japan these missions are only available at special events, just as the Pokémon are only available to players of the RPGs at such events, but in the U.S. they are all unlockable.
|Unlockable:||How to unlock:|
|1) Ranger Net||Complete the game’s Story Mode|
|2) Mission 1: Gain Deoxys’s Trust?!||Unlock Ranger Net|
|3) Mission 2: Rescue Celebi!||Complete the Deoxys mission|
|4) Mission 3: Find Mew, the Mirage!||Complete the Celebi mission|
|5) Password entry feature||On the Ranger Net screen, press R, X, and left (on the D-pad) simultaneously|
|6) Mission 4: Manaphy egg mission||Enter the password, as revealed on the official website (P8M2--9D6F--43H7 for US version)|
|7) Manaphy Egg Watch/Transfer to Diamond or Pearl||Complete the Manaphy egg mission|