Lapis Cave

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Lapis Cave
Mt. Blaze →
← Rock Path
Lapis Cave
Rock Path →
Lapis Cave 群青洞窟
Ultramarine Cave
Lapis Cave PMD RTDX.png
Basic info
Floors: 14
Rest stops: Yes*
Traps: NoRB
YesRTDX
Monster Houses: No
Main type: Poison
Boss: None
Allowances
Recruiting: Yes*
Items: Allowed
Money: Allowed
Starting level: Current
Team members: 3*
Location
Lapis Cave Map.png

Lapis Cave (Japanese: 群青洞窟 Ultramarine Cave) is the eighth dungeon in Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red Rescue Team and Blue Rescue Team and Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Rescue Team DX. It consists of 14 floors and is a cave filled with blue jewels similar in appearance to lapis lazuli.

This dungeon is visited automatically two days after Great Canyon is cleared for the first time. Mt. Blaze will be visited immediately afterwards. Alternatively, if the player is defeated in this dungeon on their first visit, they will have the option to go to Rock Path before attempting this dungeon again.

Gameplay

Generation III

There is no chance of finding a Monster House, a shop, or a buried item in this dungeon.

Floors 1-4 and 9-14 are shrouded in darkness, limiting field of view to 2 tiles in hallways.


Pokémon encountered

Generation III

Pokémon Floors Levels Recruit Rate
  Zubat 1-3 17 13.7%
  Nincada 1-4 14 7.4%
  Nidorina 4-8 15 -19%
  Nidorino 4-8 15 -19%
  Illumise 5-8 15 7.3%
  Tangela 9-12 14 7.4%
  Bagon 9-13 16 7.6%
  Golbat 11-14 10 -19%
Pokémon cannot be recruited the first time the dungeon is cleared.

Generation VIII

Pokémon Floors Levels Recruit Rate
  Zubat 1-3 17 10.8%
  Nidorina 1-8 17 10.8%
  Nidorino 4-8 17 10.8%
  Illumise 4-8 17 10.8%
  Tangela 9-14 17 10.8%
  Bagon 9-14 17 10.8%
  Golbat 9-14 22 10.8%
Fainted Pokémon
  Marill 2-14 20 100%
  Slugma 2-14 19 100%
  Corsola 2-14 19 100%
  Nosepass 2-14 21 100%
  Numel 2-14 19 100%
  Torkoal 2-14 19 100%
Strong Foe
  Noctowl 4-14 20 Unrecruitable
-6.4% 
Pokémon cannot be recruited the first time the dungeon is cleared.
Shiny Noctowl can only be recruited with a Friend Bow.

Items

Generation III

Item Floors
  4-74 Poké 1-14F
  Gold Ribbon 7-14F
  Pecha Scarf 7-14F
  Power Band 7-14F
  Stamina Band 7-14F
  3-4 Gravelerock 1-14F
  Apple 1-14F
  Blue Gummi 1-14F
  Brown Gummi 1-14F
  Clear Gummi 1-14F
  Gold Gummi 1-14F
  Gray Gummi 1-14F
  Orange Gummi 1-14F
  Pink Gummi 1-14F
  Red Gummi 1-14F
  Silver Gummi 1-14F
  Sky Gummi 1-14F
  White Gummi 1-14F
  Yellow Gummi 1-14F
  Cheri Berry 1-14F
  Oran Berry 1-14F
  Pecha Berry 1-14F
  Blast Seed 1-14F
  Aerial Ace 1-14F
  Attract 1-14F
  Brick Break 1-14F
  Bullet Seed 1-14F
  Dig 1-14F
  Facade 1-14F
  Frustration 1-14F
  Giga Drain 1-14F
  Hidden Power 1-14F
  Rest 1-14F
  Return 1-14F
  Roar 1-14F
  Safeguard 1-14F
  Secret Power 1-14F
  Shadow Ball 1-14F
  Shock Wave 1-14F
  Taunt 1-14F
  Thief 1-14F
  Torment 1-14F
  Toxic 1-14F
  Max Elixir 1-14F
  Link Box 1-14F

Generation VIII

Lapis Cave

Item Floors
  10-76 Poké 1-14F
  Cover Band 1-14F
  Defense Scarf 1-14F
  Detect Band 1-14F
  Efficient Bandanna 1-14F
  Heal Ribbon 1-14F
  Joy Ribbon 1-14F
  Lucky Ribbon 1-14F
  Mach Ribbon 1-14F
  Nullify Bandanna 1-14F
  Power Band 1-14F
  Prosper Ribbon 1-14F
  Twist Band 1-14F
  Zinc Band 1-14F
  Heavy Rotation Specs 1-14F
  3-6 Geo Pebble 1-14F
  3-6 Gravelerock 1-14F
  Apple 1-14F
  Cheri Berry 1-14F
  Chesto Berry 1-14F
  Oran Berry 1-14F
  Pecha Berry 1-14F
  Rawst Berry 1-14F
  Blast Seed 1-14F
  Eyedrop Seed 1-14F
  Sleep Seed 1-14F
  Stun Seed 1-14F
  Tiny Reviver Seed 1-14F
  Totter Seed 1-14F
  Training Seed 1-14F
  Max Ether 1-14F
  Attract TM 1-14F
  Brick Break TM 1-14F
  Brutal Swing TM 1-14F
  Bulldoze TM 1-14F
  Charge Beam TM 1-14F
  Dragon Claw TM 1-14F
  Earthquake TM 1-14F
  Facade TM 1-14F
  Frustration TM 1-14F
  Light Screen TM 1-14F
  Nature Power TM 1-14F
  Overheat TM 1-14F
  Payback TM 1-14F
  Reflect TM 1-14F
  Return TM 1-14F
  Roar TM 1-14F
  Rock Slide TM 1-14F
  Snarl TM 1-14F
  Solar Beam TM 1-14F
  Swagger TM 1-14F
  Thunder TM 1-14F
  Thunder Wave TM 1-14F
  All Dodge Orb 1-14F
  All Power-Up Orb 1-14F
  Escape Orb 1-14F
  Foe-Hold Orb 1-14F
  Foe-Seal Orb 1-14F
  Nullify Orb 1-14F
  Petrify Orb 1-14F
  Quick Orb 1-14F
  Rollcall Orb 1-14F
  Slow Orb 1-14F
  Slumber Orb 1-14F
  Totter Orb 1-14F
  Trawl Orb 1-14F
  2-4 Confuse Wand 1-14F
  2-5 Petrify Wand 1-14F
  3-5 Slow Wand 1-14F
  2-4 Slumber Wand 1-14F
  3-4 Stayaway Wand 1-14F
  3-5 Switcher Wand 1-14F
  2-4 Tunnel Wand 1-14F
  4-5 Whirlwind Wand 1-14F
  Link Box 1-14F

Sparkling Floor

Item Floors
  Gold Ribbon 1-14F
  Sitrus Berry 1-14F
  Life Seed 1-14F
  Max Elixir 1-14F
  Calcium 1-14F
  Carbos 1-14F
  Iron 1-14F
  Protein 1-14F
  Zinc 1-14F

Kecleon Shop

Item Floors
  Cover Band 1-14F
  Detect Band 1-14F
  Efficient Bandanna 1-14F
  Heal Ribbon 1-14F
  Mach Ribbon 1-14F
  Nullify Bandanna 1-14F
  Power Band 1-14F
  Prosper Ribbon 1-14F
  Heavy Rotation Specs 1-14F
  3-6 Geo Pebble 1-14F
  3-6 Gravelerock 1-14F
  Apple 1-14F
  Cheri Berry 1-14F
  Chesto Berry 1-14F
  Oran Berry 1-14F
  Pecha Berry 1-14F
  Rawst Berry 1-14F
  Eyedrop Seed 1-14F
  Sleep Seed 1-14F
  Tiny Reviver Seed 1-14F
  Totter Seed 1-14F
  Max Ether 1-14F
  All Dodge Orb 1-14F
  All Power-Up Orb 1-14F
  Foe-Hold Orb 1-14F
  Foe-Seal Orb 1-14F
  Nullify Orb 1-14F
  Petrify Orb 1-14F
  Rollcall Orb 1-14F
  Slow Orb 1-14F
  Slumber Orb 1-14F
  Totter Orb 1-14F
  Trawl Orb 1-14F
  Wigglytuff Orb 1-14F
  4 Confuse Wand 1-14F
  2 Petrify Wand 1-14F
  5 Slow Wand 1-14F
  3-4 Stayaway Wand 1-14F
  4 Tunnel Wand 1-14F
  3-4 Whirlwind Wand 1-14F
  Link Box 1-14F

Traps encountered

Generation VIII

Note: The percentages are calculated from trap frequencies observed across 23 dungeon runs involving a total of 686 traps. Confidence intervals are given at a 95% confidence level.

Image Trap Floor 1-14
  Blast Trap 14.9 ± 2.3 %
  Gust Trap 17.1 ± 2.5 %
  Slumber Trap 34.3 ± 2.8 %
  Spiky Trap 17.5 ± 3.8 %
  Spin Trap 14.7 ± 2.4 %
  Warp Trap 1.6 ± 0.7 %
Warp Trap is visible from the start of the floor.

Layout

Interior Entrance Exit to Mt. Blaze
     
 

In other languages

Language Title
  French Grotte Lapis
  German Lapishöhle
  Italian Grotta Turchina
  Korean 군청 동굴 Guncheong dong-gul
  Spanish Mina Lapislázuli


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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