A detailed guide about how to tame beasts in Hogwarts Legacy. You can also learn about rescuing, feeding, and petting through this article.
How adorable can be the idea of keeping beasts as pets? Right? You can tame beasts in the Hogwarts Legacy and keep them as your in-game pets. If, till now, you had no clue how you could do it, you are in the right place, as we will explain everything thoroughly.
There are 13 beasts in Hogwarts legacy, all of them have their unique characteristics and you can tame them.
You can find beasts at different locations in Hogwarts legacy.
Completing the Room of Requirement is mandatory and reach the beast class quest to unlock taming beasts in the game.
Poppy Sweeting will become friends with you and teach you about feeding and petting.
Deek the Elf will take you to the wild, where you will learn the rescuing techniques.
There are three types of vivarium rooms, they can be around coastal areas, near a swamp, and in the mountains.
Each of the Vivarium room gets unlocked by completing specific quests.
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Unlock Taming In Hogwarts Legacy
The first thing you have to do is to play through the main quest until you unlock the Room of the Requirement quest. After this, continue playing and look for the beast class quest. This is the main quest from where you will start learning about the general stuff.
Like how you can brush and feed the beasts and obtain the materials from them. Overall you will learn how to tame and take care of these animals properly. While taking this class, you will become friends with Poppy Sweeting,
She is quite compassionate toward animals. Through her, you will come to know about two creatures, including Puffskeins and Kneazles. Furthermore, you will be given the feed and brush that you can utilize later on.
How To Rescue Beasts
Proceeding further, you will unlock another quest: The Elf, The Nab-Sack, and the Loom side quest. In this one, you will meet an Elf named Deek, and he will take you to some wild area surrounded by hills. The elf will teach you about taming beasts in Hogwarts Legacy by using a spell.
To capture or rescue the animals, you must keep your target precise. Use the Nab-Sack spell as soon as you spot the creature, and this will pull it toward your bag. You can use the other spells (Levioso or Accio) to immobilize the animals.
These spells can be helpful while rescuing the flying ones. Here are brief instructions that may assist you while capturing the beasts
If you find a beast running before your sight, then use the Nab-Sack Spell
Wait for the yellow-colored circle to complete
Then Capture them in your bag
In some cases, you may need to use other spells along with the Sack spell
If you fail on the first attempt, keep trying until you get it.
The capture metersvary according to the beast type.
Unlock The Vivarium
After returning from the wild, you will get access to the Vivarium. It is where you can keep your pets and look after them. You can pet them using the brush and feed them to raise your beasts. To buy the feed, you can visit the Brood and Peck shop, which can be found on the town’s north side.
Besides this, you can also breed them. Finish the Foal of the Dead side quest first, then purchase the Breeding Pen for 1000 Gold. It will be available at Tomes and Scrolls. After this, get to the Vivarium and use the Conjuration spell to place this pen to carry out the breeding process.
Types Of Vivarium Rooms
There are certain vivarium locations in Hogwarts Legacy, which are given below.
Coastal: You will have to finish The Plight of the House Elf side quest to unlock this location. It looks more like a beach with rocky surroundings.
Swamp: As the name says, it’s a watery dark place, you may not like it, but some creatures adore this area to live in. To unlock the swamp vivarium, you must complete Charles Rookwood’s Trial main quest and then another side quest: Foal of the Dead.
Meadow/Mountain: This is an alluring grassland area and gets unlocked after playing through the Phoenix Rising side quest.
How To Find Beasts
In Hogwarts Legacy, there are magical dens where you can look for these beasts. They are present at different locations, and the easiest way to identify these locations is to check out the paw symbol on the map.
There are many creatures in this world, and you can visit these dens to find them. And to save the animals, you can use the learned method and techniques.
All Beasts In Hogwarts Legacy
Here is the list of all the beasts available in Hogwarts Legacy:
Dark Wizard Dummy
It’s a tough creature with a spiky head appearance and two horns over it. This beast seems a bit aggressive in nature and can be found in the Clagmar Coastal area. You can also look for it while completing the San Bakar’s Trial main quest.
This is the soft puffy beast you may love to own. You don’t need to worry about their feed as they can eat everything offered. Head to the South Hogwarts region or Forbidden Forest to look for Puffskeins.
Complete the Elf, the Nab-sack, and the Loom quest to access this bird. Jobberknoll is also available in the Forbidden Forest.
It is also a bird, but its ability to sing makes Fwooper different from others. Look for it while wandering around the Forbidden Forest.
These birds can’t fly and just walk on land. But in alarming situations, they can disappear and then appear again to save themselves. Once again, complete the Elf, the Nab-sack, and the Loom quest to access Diricawl birds.
I wonder what Deek wants to talk with me about. I need to speak with him.
The phoenix bird is admired by many as it is considered a unique bird reborn from its ashes. You must get this rare bird and save it as a beast pet in the vivarium.
You can own another loveable and magical beast in Hogwarts Legacy. This elegant creature seems shy, so it is rare to find them, but not impossible at all. Visit Forbidden Forest to capture the Unicorns.
These small furry and chaotic beasts can track and pick out shiny items with the help of their long snouts. Head to Hogwarts valley if you want to have a Niffler as a pet.
The right time to look for these beasts is at night, as they only appear in the dark. They got big mesmerizing eyes and dance when the full moon is shining brightly and lighting up the ground with its shine.
Giant Purple Toad
These enormous toads have an amazing appearance with the shade of purple.
Hippogriff: It’s half eagle and half horse. This beast can soar high and make you travel long distances.
Total Thestral Dens
This winged beast is known for pulling the carriages and can only be seen by those who have witnessed deaths.
It is a cat with long ears and can easily detect people who seem distrustful. Furthermore, Wizards and witches are most likely to keep this beast.
Ultimately, this was all for today’s article, and we hope this may have helped you tame the beasts in Hogwarts Legacy. Have fun with your pets and take care of them by feeding and petting them. We will catch you up in the next article. Till then, SEE YA!
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