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Pokemon Mystery Dungeon DX | Up To Lapis Cave - Story Walkthrough

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Check out this guide for the story walkthrough up to Lapis Cave in Pokemon Dungeon DX (Switch). Includes battle strategies, choices, tips, item locations, and more!

Table of Contents

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Exiled from Pokemon Square- Walkthrough & Tips

Running As Fugitive

1Become exiled as a fugitive from the Pokemon Square
2Talk with Partner in front of your home to depart
3Watch the cutscene as the team escapes into the Lapis Cave

1. Exiled From Pokemon Square

Exiled From Pokemon Square

After the cutscenes, you & your Partner will be forced to become exiles from Pokemon Square and all its facilities until story progresses. You'll have a while to prepare before this event occurs so pack up!

Talk To Whiscash To Trigger Event

For this event to trigger, you'll need to go to Whiscash Pond and speak with Whiscash. After doing so, the story will proceed.

Rock Path Extra Dungeon Available When Defeated

If you are defeated in the dungeon and lack resources or levels, head to the Rock Path dungeon. This dungeon can help in grinding levels or farming items. This dungeon will be unavailable once the story progresses.

2. Only You And Your Partner Are Usable

Your escape as a fugitive will only be accompanied by your Partner. Any other Pokemon that you have recruited will not be able to accompany you for the duration of your escape!

Lapis Cave - Walkthrough & Tips

Pokemon In Lapis Cave

Nidorina iconNidorina
Nidorino iconNidorino
Zubat iconZubat
(Poison, Flying)
Golbat iconGolbat
(Poison, Flying)
Tangela iconTangela
Illumise iconIllumise
Bagon iconBagon

Easy With Ground & Psychic Types

There are numerous Poison-type Pokemon in Lapis Cave so having Ground & Psychic-type Pokemon can make short work of them.

Check Out The Pokedex Here!

Go Through Lapis Cave

1Arrive and enter the Lapis Cave
2Fight your way through until your reach B14F
3Job will complete automatically upon reaching the exit

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2. Fight Way Through Til B14F

Beware Of Waterways Blocking Your Path

Beware Of Waterways Blocking Your Path

There are multiple waterways in this dungeon that may block your path. Be careful to not get separated from your Team between the seams! Some Pokemon that can fly / float can bypass this terrain.

Beware of Golbat's Screech

Beware of Golbat

One of the most lethal debuff moves in the game, Screech (Decreases DEF by 75%), will be used by the Golbat found in this dungeon. Coupled with Supersonic, try to avoid any Golbat encounters.

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Lapis cave is very hard, avoid nidorina!

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