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Staff member
Pokémon Trainer
May 14, 2014
Generation Started
1st Generation
Favorite Pokémon
Pikachu, Rayquaza and Zeraora
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The latest information for Pokémon Legends Arceus has been released during the Pokémon Presents. The games will be released on January 28, 2022.
Pokémon Legends Arceus scheduled to be connected with Pokémon HOME in 2022.

New Pokémon
pokemon_new_w_1[1].pngWydeer is a Normal/Psychic-type Pokémon
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pokemon_new_b_1[1].png Basculegion is a Water/Ghost Pokémon
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New regional forms
pokemon_regional_b_1[1].png Hisuian Braviary is a Psychic/Flying Pokémon

pokemon_regional_g_1[1].pngHisuian Growlithe is a Fire/Rock Pokémon
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The Hisui Region (this land will come to be called Sinnoh)
Your adventure is set in the expansive natural majesty of the Hisui region, in an age long ago when it was rare for people and Pokémon to live in close harmony. In time, this land of Hisui will come to be called Sinnoh—a region you may know well.
Mount Coronet rises from the center of the Hisui region, surrounded on all sides by areas with distinct environments. Each area is rich in its own natural features and plays host to different Pokémon ecosystems. One such area is the Obsidian Fieldlands, which is resplendent with gorgeous flowers and verdant vegetation—what’s more, it appears to teem with Pokémon that favor meadows and forests.
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Jubilife Village: the center of operations for the Galaxy Expedition Team—or Galaxy Team for short—people who have come from various regions to study Hisui. The team includes various corps, such as the Medical Corps and the Security Corps, as well as the Survey Corps, which carries out research on how Pokémon live.
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After receiving an assignment or a request and preparing for your next excursion, you’ll set out from the village to study one of the various areas of the Hisui region. After you finish your survey work, you’ll return once more to prepare for your next task.

Along with the headquarters of the Galaxy Team and your own lodgings, Jubilife Village boasts a range of useful institutions and services—such as the trading post, where you can trade Pokémon with other players.

A paid Nintendo Switch Online membership is required to enjoy certain features.
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Main character: Akari and Rei
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Professor Laventon​

As a member of the Galaxy Team’s Survey Corps, Professor Laventon conducts research into Pokémon’s modes of life. He aims to create a complete Pokédex.


Commander Kamado​

Commander Kamado, the boss of the Galaxy Team, can be a harsh leader at times, but the team members trust him deeply and know him to be reliable.
Commander Kamado is an ancestor of Professor Rowan.


Captain Cyllene​

Captain Cyllene is the leader of the Galaxy Team’s Survey Corps. She is strict both with others and with herself, but she sees your potential and allows you to take a trial to join the Galaxy Team.

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If you throw a Poké Ball containing one of your Pokémon at a wild Pokémon, a battle will begin. You’ll enter battle seamlessly, rather than switching into a battle-specific screen as in previous games in the Pokémon series.
In past games, battles have proceeded one turn at a time, with each participating Pokémon typically taking one action per turn. In Pokémon Legends: Arceus, Pokémon’s stats and other factors determine how many actions each Pokémon gets to take and in what order.

This can create situations where one Pokémon might get to take multiple turns in a row. You could heal your Pokémon immediately after dishing out an attack or throw yourself all-in with a no-holds-barred flurry of attacks.
In this game, the moves your Pokémon can use can also be unleashed in two new ways: Agile Style and Strong Style.

Agile Style: Using a move in the Agile Style raises the user’s action speed, which may make the user’s next turn come sooner, but lowers the move’s power.

Strong Style: Using a move in the Strong Style raises the move’s power but your Pokemon's action speed will be lowered.


You add information to your Pokédex by catching Pokémon. But catching a Pokémon once won’t be enough to complete its Pokédex entry!
You’ll need to keep studying that Pokémon and complete research tasks to increase your research progress on it and flesh out its Pokédex entry.
Completing these research tasks will also contribute to your work with the Galaxy Expedition Team and raise your rank as a team member, granting you access to new areas.

Base camps
Whenever you leave Jubilife Village to set out on an excursion, your first stop will be one of the Base camps that will serve as a handy outpost for your work. You can stop by for a rest during an excursion, letting your team of Pokémon recover their health, or you can use a camp’s workbench to craft some items.

As you’re exploring, you’ll collect all kinds of materials that you can use for crafting—combining items to make new ones. For example, if you combine an Apricorn and a type of stone called a tumblestone, you’ll be able to craft a regular Poké Ball.
You can craft items using the workbenches found at Base camps and in Jubilife Village.

Hisuian Growlithe Kimono Set

The Hisuian Growlithe Kimono Set will be gifted to those who preorder Pokémon Legends: Arceus. You can receive it by choosing Get via Internet from the Mystery Gifts feature in your game, up until May 9, 2022. Then you can dress yourself up in this fashionable getup as you enjoy your adventures in the Hisui region!
It takes approximately two hours of play time before the Mystery Gifts feature is unlocked. You will need an internet connection to claim this preorder bonus, but you will not need a paid Nintendo Switch Online membership.

Heavy Ball
Players who download the digital version of Pokémon Legends: Arceus from Nintendo eShop by Monday, May 9, 2022, will receive a code that can be redeemed in-game for 30 Heavy Balls.Heavy Balls are a special variety of Poké Ball that is more effective at catching Pokémon that haven’t yet noticed you. Since they’re heavier than regular Poké Balls, they don’t fly very far, so you’ll want to make sure you sneak close to a Pokémon before using one of them!
Code available to claim: Friday, January 28, 2022 – Monday, May 9, 2022
Code valid: Until Monday, May 16, 2022
Please note that this code cannot be used more than once.
You will need an internet connection to claim this preorder bonus, but you will not need a paid Nintendo Switch Online membership.
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