How to get shiny beasts in Hogwarts Legacy

The character is using a defensive skill in Hogwarts Legacy.

The character is using a defensive skill in Hogwarts Legacy.
April 12, 2023: We've checked how to get shiny beasts in Hogwarts Legacy.

Collecting and breeding various beasts in Hogwarts Legacy may remind you of the Pokemon franchise, but there's another related feature that's even more like the famous RPG series. In this guide, we'll explain how to get shiny beasts in Hogwarts Legacy.

As you probably know, there is a mechanic known as Shiny Pokemon that allows you to get rare versions of standard creatures. In Hogwarts Legacy, you can collect and breed various magical animals and they have their rare shiny versions too.

For a few more tips and tricks, feel free to read our guide on how to open the Clock Tower doors in Hogwarts Legacy. Also, we've got a guide on how to make money fast in the game.

How to catch shiny beasts in Hogwarts Legacy

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Basically, Shiny Beasts in Hogwarts Legacy are just rare versions of the standard beasts. So, you can capture them by finding various Beast Dens and using the Nab-Sack on the Shiny ones. These dens are marked with the Claw icon on your map.

Shiny Beasts have a different color scheme and they are marked with the Star icon in your inventory. However, the difference between their color scheme and the standard one is not that big. So, you will need to be really attentive if you want to catch shiny Beasts.

How to use shiny beasts in Hogwarts Legacy

First of all, many players like to collect various creatures and of course, if you are one of these collectors, then you can hunt for some rare Shiny Beasts. Also, some of these creatures can be used as your mounts. It is important to note that you can get a special Hippogriff skin if you pre-order the game. However, it is not considered to be a Shiny Hippogriff.

The most important feature of Shiny Beasts is that you can put them in your Vivarium and enjoy their presence in your collection. Also, you can sell them in the Brood and Peck shop. However, according to the information we have so far, the price doesn’t change and you get the same amount of money as selling the standard beasts.

Shiny Beasts are amazing and if you are a pet collector then you definitely should catch a few of them. Fortunately, it is not that difficult and you will find them among the standard creatures. And if you are looking for more content, then be sure to check out our guide on how to link Hogwarts Legacy to Wizarding World account, as well as how to learn Alohomora spell to unlock chests and doors in the game.

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