Smoke Bomb

The Smoke Bomb (Japanese: めかくしだま Concealing Ball) is a type of item introduced in Pokémon Legends: Arceus.

Smoke Bomb
Concealing Ball
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Smoke Bomb
Pokémon Legends: Arceus artwork
Introduced in Generation VIII
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In the core series games


Games Cost Sell price
LA  400  100


When thrown, a Smoke Bomb creates a cloud of smoke with a wide radius that lingers for approximately 25 seconds. The player can sneak in the smoke like in tall grass, allowing them to sneak up on wild Pokémon without being noticed.


Games Description
LA When thrown at the ground, these balls produce a cloud of fine powder that will reduce visibility in the area and keep wild Pokémon from noticing you.


Games Finite methods Repeatable methods
LA Galaxy Hall (×5 each; reward for completing Request 37: "The Fragrance of Nostalgic Herbs" and Request 38: "Gone the Mirelands")
Jubilife Village (×20; reward for completing Request 96: "Massive Mass Outbreak in the Fieldlands")
Crafting: 1 Sootfoot Root and 1 Caster Fern
Boxes and chests (Cobalt Coastlands, Coronet Highlands)
General store, base camp stores (after completing Request 23: "Getting Ahold of New Wares")
Ginkgo Guild cart (×10; randomly sold by Ginter)
Practice field (random balloon minigame reward)


  • Beni is the creator of the Smoke Bomb.

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 煙彈 Yīndáan
Mandarin 煙彈 / 烟弹 Yāndàn
  French Bombe Aveuglante
  German Rauchkugel
  Italian Palla orba
  Korean 눈속임환 Nunsog-im Hwan
  Spanish Bola Humareda

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