New trailers and details have dropped for Pokemon Legends: Arceus, showcasing many new NPCs that players will encounter throughout the Hisui region. These include the Diamond and Pearl Clans which include Lian, the Warden to Kleavor (the so-called “Lord of the Woods); Diamond Clan leader Adaman; and Pearl Clan leader Irida.
The two clan leaders seem to be at odds – the Diamond Clan is about living in the moment while the Pearl Clan is all about sharing the land with others. They nonetheless pay respects to their respective Noble Pokemon. Leafeon is Adaman’s partner Pokemon while Irida’s partner is Glaceon.
The Ginkgo Guild merchants will also be encountered and despite not being native to the land, they sell various goods that one will find useful. Interestingly, those with save data from Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl can face off against Darkrai, a Mythical Pokemon, and add it to their team. The Modern Team Galactic Set can also be claimed.
Pokemon Legends: Arceus is out on January 28th 2022 for Nintendo Switch.