Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl have been out for a few months and whereas many gamers have doubtless already conquered the Elite Four and captured their mascot legendary, there’s nonetheless loads to do within the Sinnoh area remakes.
For instance, immediately solely, you may go to Snowpoint City to witness a enjoyable and traditional easter egg. Back within the unique Gen IV video games, in the event you visited Snowpoint City on January 12, you’d see “diamond dust” fall everywhere in the city. While the sport doesn’t essentially level it out, it’s an easter egg that nods to Pokémon director and composer, Junichi Masuda, as famous by Eurogamer. You can see the diamond mud in Serebii’s Joe Merrick’s video on Twitter under:
As Merrick factors out, January 12 isn’t just a great day to see a cool easter egg, nevertheless it’s an excellent day to search around for uncommon Pokémon, or try to hatch some eggs that require a variety of steps. That’s as a result of along with diamond mud, January 12 brings encounter and hatch price boosts to Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl.
While diamond mud appears fairly fantastical, it’s really rooted in actuality – it occurs right here on Earth. Basically, it’s simply tiny ice crystals that fall like snow. Because of the character of their aesthetic, diamond mud is an apt description.
Be certain to go to Snowpoint City for a once-a-year easter egg (though diamond mud does fall on different days, immediately’s the one day the place it falls in honor of Masuda’s birthday). You gained’t remorse it! For extra about these Sinnoh remakes, take a look at our ideas on them in Game Informer’s Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl overview. If you’re simply getting began in your journey, take a look at these six ideas for brand spanking new trainers in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl and you should definitely choose up this Sinnoh Starter thriller present accessible till May after that.
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