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Overview and Guide about the Day and Night Cycle in Pokémon Legends: Arceus
Time Mechanic in the Hisui Region
Different Pokémon are active during certain times of the day.
Pokémon Legends: Arceus features a day and night cycle which affects the type of Pokémon that appear in various locations of the Hisui Region. Knowing when certain species of Pokémon are active during certain times of the day will help you complete your Pokedex throughout the game.
Pokémon Appearance Schedules
Below is a list of notable Pokémon that appear during the day, night, and at specific times of the day.
Notable Diurnal Pokémon (active during the day)
Notable Nocturnal Pokémon (active during the night)
Notable Pokémon that are active at specific times of the day
Various features are only available during the day or night (to be confirmed).
While not mentioned in official sources, it is possible that certain features in the game are only accessible during specific times of the day. Because of this, try to visit the same spots during the day or night to discover new passages, events, and items. More information on this will be added when the game comes out.
Can you fast-forward the time of day?
Rest at Base Camps to advance the time of day in the game.
Resting at Base Camps allows you to fast-forward to morning, afternoon, or nighttime, allowing you to explore the various areas of Hisui Region at varying times of the day. As mentioned, you may discover new species of Pokémon and unique events during the day and at night while going through the game’s main story.
Other Strategy Guides
|New Features||New Pokemon|
|Game Controls||Permanent Events|
|Pre-Order Bonuses||Save Data Bonuses|
|Starter Pokemon||Post-Game Unlockables|