Torn Journal

The Torn Journal (Japanese: やぶれたにっき Torn Journal) is a Key item introduced in Pokémon Legends: Arceus. It has a more complete version known as the Old Journal.

Torn Journal
Torn Journal
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Torn Journal
Pokémon Legends: Arceus artwork
Introduced in Generation VIII
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In the core series games


The Torn Journal only appears in the Alabaster Icelands during Request 82: "Traces of a Lost Village".

When picked up, the player reads the following passage from the journal:

February 5

I was on my way back to the village when a blizzard blew in. I decided to take refuge for the night in one of the mountain huts.

I awoke at dawn due to some noise. Before me stood a ... ...arbed in a fine kimono...

Our eyes met, and ... beauty stole the breath fro... my breast—yet it ...s a terrible beauty, frighten... to behold.

I cl...d my eyes in terror, waiting for th... to move on and lea... me in peace.

When ...ext I opened my eyes, the... had disappea... ...eaving behind nothi... but the driven s...

It cannot be read again from the satchel.


Games Description
LA An old, stab-bound diary in a traditional style. It has been torn and is missing the latter half of its pages.


Games Method
LA Arena's Approach (near two Snorunt)

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 破損日記 Posyún Yahtgei
Mandarin 破損日記 / 破损日记 Pòsǔn Rìjì
  French Journal Déchiré
  German Kaputtes Journal
  Italian Diario rovinato
  Korean 찢어진일기 Jjijeojin Ilgi
  Spanish Diario Rasgado

See also

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