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A Key (Japanese: カギ Key) is an item that can be used to unlock doors in dungeons in the games Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red Rescue Team and Blue Rescue Team, its sequel games Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Time and Explorers of Darkness and Sky and Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Gates to Infinity. Keys will unlock these doors, showing a Treasure Chest. They are generally rare and difficult to obtain, usually appearing in later dungeons as a random floor item, or bought for a large price (8000 Poké) from Kecleon Shops.
| Cannot be bought
| Sell for: 1
|| Used to open locked doors in dungeons.
|| A key that unlocks a door inside a dungeon.
|| A key that unlocks a door inside a dungeon. Before you use a Key, be sure to stand before a door and face it directly.
Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red Rescue Team and Blue Rescue Team
In Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red Rescue Team and Blue Rescue Team the Key is used to open chambers appearing on set floors of certain dungeons in order to gain rare items that are usually otherwise unobtainable, such as HMs, Friend Bows and Wish Stones. It is used up after use.
Items obtainable with Keys are:
- HM Cut (Buried Relic, 80F)
- HM Dive (Solar Cave, 10F)
- HM Flash (Buried Relic, 70F)
- HM Fly (Wyvern Hill, 30F)
- HM Rock Smash (Buried Relic, 45F)
- HM Waterfall (Solar Cave, 15F)
- Beauty Scarf (Western Cave, 59F)
- Friend Bow (Mt. Faraway, 30F)
- Wish Stone (Wish Cave, 40F)
- Lunar Ribbon (Northwind Field, 20F)
- Sun Ribbon (Wyvern Hill, 20F)
- TM Vacuum-Cut (Far-Off Sea, 50F)
- TM Wide Slash (Far-Off Sea, 72F)
Issue #28 of Pokémon News hints that Keys can be found in the Desert Region.
Keys can be found in the following dungeons:
Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers or Time, Explorers of Darkness, and Explorers of Sky
In Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness, and Explorers of Sky, keys are used to open chambers that randomly appear in dungeons when not on a mission.
Keys can be found in:
Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Gates to Infinity
In Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Gates to Infinity, Blue Keys are used to unlock blue doors inside of a dungeon. Red Keys are used to unlock red doors inside of a dungeon. It is unknown what the Black Key or Green Key unlock. Red Keys may be sold at the Kecleon Shop for 165 Poké.
How to obtain
Blue Keys, Red Keys, Black Keys, and Green Keys may be obtained through passwords or as prizes for missions. A Black Key is obtained from a treasure chest in the Glacier Palace dungeon.