Darknight Relic

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Darknight Relic
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Darknight Relic 暗夜遺跡
Dark Night Ruins
Darknight Relic RTRB.png
Basic info
Floors: 15
Rest stops: No
Traps: Yes
Monster Houses: Yes
Main type: Ghost
Boss: None
Allowances
Recruiting: Yes
Items: Allowed
Money: Allowed
Starting level: Current
Team members: 3

Darknight Relic (Japanese: 暗夜遺跡 Dark Night Ruins) is a dungeon in Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red Rescue Team and Blue Rescue Team and Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Rescue Team DX that contains 15 floors. It is automatically unlocked on purchasing the Secretive Forest Friend Area, available after the completion of the main story.

Gameplay

Generation III

Spawned items have 5% chance to be sticky. Rare TMs and Wonder Orbs can be found inside the walls on floors 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, and 15. Additionally, all floors are shrouded in heavy darkness, limiting field of view in hallways to just one tile.

Generation VIII

In the remakes, the final floor contains a Deluxe Box and 5 TMs: Shadow Ball, Sludge Bomb, Snarl, Dark Pulse, and Brutal Swing.

Pokémon encountered

Generation III

Pokémon Floors Levels Recruit Rate
  Shuppet 1-5 28 8%
  Gastly 1-6 30 1%
  Misdreavus 1-15 25 8.8%
  Shedinja 1-15 5 Unrecruitable
  Sableye 1-15 30 8.2%
  Banette 6-10 30 Unrecruitable
  Haunter 7-11 25 -19%
  Duskull 11-15 35 7.5%
  Gengar 12-15 32 Unrecruitable

Generation VIII

  This section is incomplete.
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Reason: Mystery House
Pokémon Floors Levels Recruit Rate
  Shuppet 1-5 46 10.8%
  Gastly 1-6 46 8.2%
  Misdreavus 1-14 46 8.2%
  Shedinja 1-14 46 -25.0%
  Sableye 1-14 46 8.2%
  Banette 6-10 46 8.2%
  Haunter 7-11 46 8.2%
  Duskull 11-14 46 10.8%
  Gengar 12-14 46 14.4%
Fainted Pokémon
  Ekans 2-14 48 100%
  Cubone 2-14 48 100%
  Rhyhorn 2-14 48 100%
  Porygon 2-14 48 100%
  Crobat 2-14 48 100%
  Murkrow 2-14 48 100%
  Whismur 2-14 48 100%
  Vibrava 2-14 48 100%
  Crawdaunt 2-14 50 100%
  Gliscor 2-14 50 100%
  Mismagius 2-14 50 100%
Strong Foe
  Wobbuffet 6-14 60 Unrecruitable
-6.4% 
Shiny Wobbuffet can only be recruited with a Friend Bow.

Items

Generation III

Darknight Relic

Item Floors
  10-278 Poké 1-15F
  Bounce Band 1-15F
  Curve Band 1-15F
  Def. Scarf 1-15F
  Detect Band 1-15F
  Diet Ribbon 1-15F
  Heal Ribbon 1-15F
  Joy Ribbon 1-15F
  No-Stick Cap 1-15F
  Pass Scarf 1-15F
  Patsy Band 1-15F
  Pecha Scarf 1-15F
  Persim Band 1-15F
  Pierce Band 1-15F
  Plain Ribbon 1-15F
  Power Band 1-15F
  Racket Band 1-15F
  Sneak Scarf 1-15F
  Special Band 1-3F
  Stamina Band 1-15F
  Twist Band 1-15F
  Warp Scarf 1-15F
  Weather Band 1-15F
  Zinc Band 1-3F
  Insomniscope 1-15F
  Lockon Specs 1-15F
  No-Aim Scope 1-15F
  Scope Lens 1-15F
  Whiff Specs 1-15F
  X-Ray Specs 1-15F
  7-9 Geo Pebble 1-15F
  3-4 Gravelerock 1-15F
  5-7 Iron Thorn 1-15F
  5-7 Silver Spike 1-15F
  6-9 Stick 1-15F
  Grimy Food 1-15F
  Oran Berry 1-15F
  Pecha Berry 1-15F
  Rawst Berry 1-15F
  Blast Seed 1-15F
  Heal Seed 1-15F
  Reviver Seed 1-15F
  Sleep Seed 1-15F
  Totter Seed 1-15F
  Max Elixir 1-15F
  Aerial Ace 1-15F
  Attract 1-15F
  Brick Break 1-15F
  Bullet Seed 1-15F
  Calm Mind 1-15F
  Dig 1-15F
  Earthquake 1-15F
  Facade 1-15F
  Flamethrower 1-15F
  Fire Blast 1-15F
  Focus Punch 1-15F
  Frustration 1-15F
  Giga Drain 1-15F
  Hidden Power 1-15F
  Ice Beam 1-15F
  Light Screen 1-15F
  Psychic 1-15F
  Reflect 1-15F
  Rest 1-15F
  Return 1-15F
  Roar 1-15F
  Safeguard 1-15F
  Secret Power 1-15F
  Shadow Ball 1-15F
  Shock Wave 1-15F
  Solarbeam 1-15F
  Taunt 1-15F
  Thief 1-15F
  Thunderbolt 1-15F
  Torment 1-15F
  Toxic 1-15F

Monster House

Item Floors
  10-278 Poké 1-15F
  Aerial Ace 1-15F
  Attract 1-15F
  Brick Break 1-15F
  Bullet Seed 1-15F
  Calm Mind 1-15F
  Dig 1-15F
  Earthquake 1-15F
  Facade 1-15F
  Fire Blast 1-15F
  Flamethrower 1-15F
  Focus Punch 1-15F
  Frustration 1-15F
  Giga Drain 1-15F
  Hidden Power 1-15F
  Ice Beam 1-15F
  Light Screen 1-15F
  Psychic 1-15F
  Reflect 1-15F
  Rest 1-15F
  Return 1-15F
  Roar 1-15F
  Safeguard 1-15F
  Secret Power 1-15F
  Shadow Ball 1-15F
  Shock Wave 1-15F
  Solarbeam 1-15F
  Taunt 1-15F
  Thief 1-15F
  Thunderbolt 1-15F
  Torment 1-15F
  Toxic 1-15F
  Blowback Orb 1-15F
  Cleanse Orb 1-15F
  Escape Orb 1-15F
  Evasion Orb 1-15F
  Hurl Orb 1-15F
  Petrify Orb 1-15F
  Pounce Orb 1-15F
  Radar Orb 1-15F
  Rebound Orb 1-15F
  Rollcall Orb 1-15F
  Scanner Orb 1-15F
  Switcher Orb 1-15F
  Trawl Orb 1-15F
  Warp Orb 1-15F

Buried items

Item Floors
  Aerial Ace 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Blizzard 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Bulk Up 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Dig 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Earthquake 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Fire Blast 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Focus Punch 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Giga Drain 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Hyper Beam 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Iron Tail 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Overheat 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Protect 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Psychic 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Return 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Safeguard 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Shadow Ball 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Skill Swap 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Sludge Bomb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Solarbeam 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Steel Wing 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Thunder 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Toxic 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Water Pulse 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Cleanse Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Decoy Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Drought Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Escape Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Evasion Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Fill-In Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Hail Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Hurl Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Identify Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Invisify Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Itemizer Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Lob Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Longtoss Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Luminous Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Mobile Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Mug Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  One-Room Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  One-Shot Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Petrify Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Pierce Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Pounce Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Quick Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Radar Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Rainy Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Rebound Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Rocky Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Rollcall Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Sandy Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Scanner Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  See-Trap Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Shocker Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Silence Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Sizebust Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Slow Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Slumber Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Snatch Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Stairs Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Stayaway Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Sunny Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Switcher Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Totter Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Transfer Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Trapbust Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Trapper Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Trawl Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Two-Edge Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F
  Warp Orb 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15F

Traps encountered

Generation III

Note: The % are approximated.

Image Trap Floor 1-9 Floor 10-15
  Explosion Trap 5.64% 5.03%
  Grimy Trap 8.06% 7.20%
  Gust Trap 4.03% 3.59%
  Mud Trap 24.19% 21.58%
  Pitfall Trap 3.59%
  PP-Zero Trap 8.07% 7.20%
  Pokémon Trap 8.06% 7.19%
  Seal Trap 8.07% 7.20%
  Selfdestruct Trap 2.42% 2.16%
  Slow Trap 4.03% 3.59%
  Slumber Trap 4.03% 3.60%
  Spin Trap 7.26% 6.48%
  Sticky Trap 8.07% 14.39%
  Warp Trap 8.07% 7.20%

Other encounters

Generation III

Image Tile Floor 1-4, 9-15 Floor 5-8
  Monster House 5% 10%

In other languages

Language Title
  French Ruines Obscures
  German Nachtlichtruine
  Italian Rudere Buianotte
  Korean 어두운 밤의 유적 Eoduun Bam-yi Yujeok
  Spanish Ruinas OscurasRTDX
Reliquia OscuraRB


Trivia

  • Although this dungeon requires the player to purchase the Secretive Forest, the Darkness Ridge is the only place where any Pokémon recruited here will reside. Shedinja (which cannot be recruited) is the only Pokémon here to reside in Secretive Forest.


Locations in the Pokémon world in Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red Rescue Team, Blue Rescue Team, and Rescue Team DX
Major locations
Friend Areas/Rescue team campsTeam BasePokémon SquareKecleon Shop
Kangaskhan StorageMakuhita DojoWhiscash PondLuminous CaveHill of the Ancients
Dungeons
Tiny WoodsThunderwave CaveMt. SteelSinister WoodsSilent Chasm
Mt. ThunderGreat CanyonLapis CaveRock PathMt. BlazeSnow Path
Frosty ForestMt. FreezeMagma CavernSky TowerUproar Forest
Howling ForestStormy SeaSilver TrenchMeteor CaveFiery Field
Lightning FieldNorthwind FieldMt. FarawayWestern CaveNorthern Range
Pitfall ValleyBuried RelicWish CaveMurky CaveDesert Region
Southern CavernWyvern HillSolar CaveDarknight RelicGrand Sea
Waterfall PondUnown RelicJoyous TowerFar-Off SeaPurity Forest
Oddity CaveRemains IslandMarvelous SeaFantasy Strait
Unknown DungeonRB
Illusory GrottoRTDX
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