Murky Forest

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Murky Forest アンコクのもり
Darkness Forest
Murky Forest S.png
Basic info
Floors: 7
Rest stops: No
Traps: Yes
Monster Houses: Yes
Main type: Bug
Boss: None
Recruiting: No
Items: 48*
Money: Allowed
Starting level: Current
Team members: 1*

Murky Forest (Japanese: アンコクのもり Darkness Forest) is a dungeon in Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Sky. It is exclusive to the second Special Episode, Igglybuff the Prodigy. Banette and Skorupi accompany the player on the first time through the dungeon. Its music is the same as Tiny Woods from the first Pokémon Mystery Dungeon game. Traps can be found.


As this is a Special Episode dungeon, the player cannot recruit Pokémon inside and cannot be rescued if knocked out.

Floors 1, 2, 3 and 7 are medium-sized, with 3-8 rooms on floor 1 and 3-9 rooms on other. Floors 4 through 6 are large sized, with 3-11, 3-12 and 3-12 rooms, respectively.

There's 4-7 items lying on ground on first two floors and 3-6 on later floors. There's also 2-5 items buried in the walls. There's 3-5 starting enemies on each floor.

The IQ Booster does not activate in this dungeon. The turn limit is 1000. There is water on floors 3, 5 and 7. The enemies in this dungeon have 26IQ.

Pokémon encountered

Pokémon Floors Levels Recruit Rate
  Exeggcute 1-3 10 Unrecruitable
  Hoothoot 1-3 10 Unrecruitable
  Hoppip 1-7 11-12 Unrecruitable
  Doduo 2-4 7 Unrecruitable
  Weedle 3-7 11-12 Unrecruitable
  Burmy 3-7 11-12 Unrecruitable
  Spinarak 3-7 7-8 Unrecruitable
  Wurmple 3-7 15-16 Unrecruitable
Since this is a Special Episode, no Pokémon can be recruited.



Item Floors
  2-200 Poké 1-7F
  Insomniscope 1-7F
  Def. Scarf 1-7F
  Pecha Scarf 1-7F
  Persim Band 1-7F
  Power Band 1-7F
  Special Band 1-7F
  Stamina Band 1-7F
  Zinc Band 1-7F
  5 Gravelerock 1-7F
  4 Iron Thorn 1-7F
  Apple 1-7F
  Cheri Berry 1-7F
  Chesto Berry 1-7F
  Oran Berry 1-7F
  Pecha Berry 1-7F
  Rawst Berry 1-7F
  Blinker Seed 1-7F
  Eyedrop Seed 1-7F
  Reviver Seed 1-7F
  Totter Seed 1-7F
  Max Elixir 1-7F
  All-Hit Orb 1-7F
  All-Mach Orb 1-7F
  Decoy Orb 1-7F
  Escape Orb 1-7F
  Foe-Fear Orb 1-7F
  Foe-Hold Orb 1-7F
  Foe-Seal Orb 1-7F
  Luminous Orb 1-7F
  Petrify Orb 1-7F
  Quick Orb 1-7F
  Radar Orb 1-7F
  Scanner Orb 1-7F
  Spurn Orb 1-7F
  Warp Orb 1-7F

Kecleon Shop

Item Floors
  Scope Lens 1-7F
  Def. Scarf 1-7F
  Heal Ribbon 1-7F
  Patsy Band 1-7F
  Persim Band 1-7F
  Power Band 1-7F
  Special Band 1-7F
  Twist Band 1-7F
  Zinc Band 1-7F
  Big Apple 1-7F
  Cheri Berry 1-7F
  Chesto Berry 1-7F
  Pecha Berry 1-7F
  Rawst Berry 1-7F
  Sitrus Berry 1-7F
  Max Elixir 1-7F
  Blinker Seed 1-7F
  Eyedrop Seed 1-7F
  Heal Seed 1-7F
  Hunger Seed 1-7F
  Life Seed 1-7F
  Reviver Seed 1-7F
  Sleep Seed 1-7F
  Stun Seed 1-7F
  Totter Seed 1-7F
  Vile Seed 1-7F
  Violent Seed 1-7F
  Warp Seed 1-7F
  Attract 1-7F
  Brine 1-7F
  Bullet Seed 1-7F
  Calm Mind 1-7F
  Dig 1-7F
  Embargo 1-7F
  False Swipe 1-7F
  Flash 1-7F
  Giga Drain 1-7F
  Giga Impact 1-7F
  Hidden Power 1-7F
  Hyper Beam 1-7F
  Iron Tail 1-7F
  Light Screen 1-7F
  Payback 1-7F
  Poison Jab 1-7F
  Recycle 1-7F
  Reflect 1-7F
  Rest 1-7F
  Roar 1-7F
  Rock Slide 1-7F
  Roost 1-7F
  Safeguard 1-7F
  Shadow Claw 1-7F
  Shock Wave 1-7F
  SolarBeam 1-7F
  Stealth Rock 1-7F
  Steel Wing 1-7F
  Swords Dance 1-7F
  Thunderbolt 1-7F
  Vacuum-Cut 1-7F
  Wide Slash 1-7F
  All-Hit Orb 1-7F
  All-Mach Orb 1-7F
  Decoy Orb 1-7F
  Foe-Fear Orb 1-7F
  Foe-Hold Orb 1-7F
  Foe-Seal Orb 1-7F
  Hurl Orb 1-7F
  Luminous Orb 1-7F
  One-Shot Orb 1-7F
  Petrify Orb 1-7F
  Pounce Orb 1-7F
  Radar Orb 1-7F
  Scanner Orb 1-7F
  See-Trap Orb 1-7F
  Shocker Orb 1-7F
  Silence Orb 1-7F
  Slow Orb 1-7F
  Slumber Orb 1-7F
  Spurn Orb 1-7F
  Stairs Orb 1-7F
  Stayaway Orb 1-7F
  Totter Orb 1-7F
  Trapbust Orb 1-7F
  Warp Orb 1-7F

Monster House

Item Floors
  2-200 Poké 6-7F
  Black Gummi 6-7F
  Blue Gummi 6-7F
  Brown Gummi 6-7F
  Clear Gummi 6-7F
  Gold Gummi 6-7F
  Grass Gummi 6-7F
  Gray Gummi 6-7F
  Green Gummi 6-7F
  Orange Gummi 6-7F
  Pink Gummi 6-7F
  Purple Gummi 6-7F
  Red Gummi 6-7F
  Royal Gummi 6-7F
  Silver Gummi 6-7F
  Sky Gummi 6-7F
  White Gummi 6-7F
  Yellow Gummi 6-7F
  Aerial Ace 6-7F
  Attract 6-7F
  Brick Break 6-7F
  Brine 6-7F
  Bullet Seed 6-7F
  Calm Mind 6-7F
  Dig 6-7F
  Dive 6-7F
  Embargo 6-7F
  Energy Ball 6-7F
  Explosion 6-7F
  False Swipe 6-7F
  Flash 6-7F
  Focus Blast 6-7F
  Focus Punch 6-7F
  Giga Drain 6-7F
  Giga Impact 6-7F
  Hidden Power 6-7F
  Hyper Beam 6-7F
  Iron Tail 6-7F
  Light Screen 6-7F
  Natural Gift 6-7F
  Payback 6-7F
  Poison Jab 6-7F
  Protect 6-7F
  Recycle 6-7F
  Reflect 6-7F
  Rest 6-7F
  Roar 6-7F
  Rock Slide 6-7F
  Roost 6-7F
  Safeguard 6-7F
  Shadow Claw 6-7F
  Shock Wave 6-7F
  SolarBeam 6-7F
  Stealth Rock 6-7F
  Steel Wing 6-7F
  Swords Dance 6-7F
  Taunt 6-7F
  Thunder Wave 6-7F
  Thunderbolt 6-7F
  Torment 6-7F
  Vacuum-Cut 6-7F
  Water Pulse 6-7F
  Wide Slash 6-7F
  All-Hit Orb 6-7F
  All-Mach Orb 6-7F
  Blowback Orb 6-7F
  Cleanse Orb 6-7F
  Decoy Orb 6-7F
  Evasion Orb 6-7F
  Foe-Fear Orb 6-7F
  Foe-Hold Orb 6-7F
  Foe-Seal Orb 6-7F
  Hurl Orb 6-7F
  Invisify Orb 6-7F
  Itemizer Orb 6-7F
  Luminous Orb 6-7F
  Mug Orb 6-7F
  One-Shot Orb 6-7F
  Petrify Orb 6-7F
  Pounce Orb 6-7F
  Radar Orb 6-7F
  Rebound Orb 6-7F
  Scanner Orb 6-7F
  See-Trap Orb 6-7F
  Silence Orb 6-7F
  Slumber Orb 6-7F
  Snatch Orb 6-7F
  Spurn Orb 6-7F
  Switcher Orb 6-7F
  Totter Orb 6-7F
  Transfer Orb 6-7F
  Trapbust Orb 6-7F
  Trawl Orb 6-7F
  Warp Orb 6-7F

Buried items

Item Floors
  2-200 Poké 1-7F


The game will spawn 3 to 6 on floor 2, 3 to 7 on floor 3 and 4 to 8 on later floors; none are present on floor 1. It will spawn extra in a Monster House.

Image Trap Appearance %
  Chestnut Trap 16.66%
  Warp Trap 16.67%
  Wonder Tile 66.67%

Other encounters

Image Encounter 1F-5F 6F 7F
  Kecleon Shop 8% 50%
  Monster House 0% 5%


Depths Armaldo's shelter

In other languages

Language Title
  French Forêt Glauque
  German Trübwald
  Italian Foresta Tenebrosa
  Spanish Bosque Oscuro

Locations in Pokémon world in Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness and Explorers of Sky
Major locations
Sharpedo BluffTreasure TownKangaskhan StorageKecleon Shop
Marowak DojoChimecho AssemblyWigglytuff's GuildCroagunk's Swap Shop
BeachFogbound LakeHot SpringLuminous SpringPelipper Island
Spinda's CaféSShaymin VillageSSky PeakS
Beach CaveDrenched BluffMt. BristleWaterfall CaveApple Woods
Side PathCraggy CoastRock PathMt. HornForest Path
Foggy ForestSteam CaveAmp PlainsNorthern DesertQuicksand Cave
Crystal CaveCrystal CrossingChasm CaveDark HillSealed Ruin
Dusk ForestDeep Dusk ForestTreeshroud ForestBrine CaveHidden Land
Temporal TowerMystifying ForestBlizzard IslandCrevice CaveSurrounded Sea
Miracle SeaAegis CaveMt. TravailThe NightmareSpacial Rift
Dark CraterConcealed RuinsMarine ResortBottomless SeaShimmer Desert
Mt. AvalancheGiant VolcanoWorld AbyssSky StairwayMystery Jungle
Serenity RiverLandslide CaveLush PrairieTiny MeadowLabyrinth Cave
Oran ForestLake AfarHappy OutlookMt. MistralShimmer Hill
Lost WildernessMidnight ForestZero Isle NorthZero Isle EastZero Isle West
Zero Isle SouthFinal Maze
Dungeons exclusive to Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Sky
Zero Isle CenterDestiny TowerOblivion ForestTreacherous WatersSoutheastern IslandsInferno Cave
Star CaveSky Peak Mountain PathMurky ForestEastern CaveFortune RavineSpring Cave
Southern JungleBoulder QuarryLeft Cave PathRight Cave PathLimestone CavernBarren Valley
Dark WastelandSpacial CliffsDark Ice MountainIcicle ForestVast Ice Mountain
Demo only:
Little PlainsMt. ClearChallenge RiverTrial ForestGuiding SeaHidden Shopkeeper Village
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