Very few can compete with Arukenimon in Digimon Survive in terms of arrogance. This Digimon is the queen who presides over all Dokugumon who treats all beneath her with contempt. This guide will show you how to get Arukenimon in Digimon Survive.
How to Get Arukenimon in Digimon Survive?
There are two ways to get Arukenimon for your team in Digimon Survive. You can encounter this Digimon in Part 6 through free battles and shadow encounters where you’ll have the option to befriend them. The second way to get Arukenimon is by evolving three specific Digimon to their Ultimate forms.
If you plan to get Arukenimon by befriending it through free battles or shadow encounters, you won’t be able to do so at least until Part 6. That’s midway Digimon Survive so it may take a while. However you can acquire Arukenimon if you digivolve certain Digimon to their Ultimate forms.
Here are the three Digimon that can evolve into Arukenimon:
You can evolve any of the Digimon mentioned above into becoming Arukenimon by using Mature Enlightenment Slabs. If you’re having trouble finding any of the three, we have a How To Get Gazimon in Digimon Survive guide which should help you.
Since these are Child Digimon mentioned, it would take about two Mature Enlightenment Slabs to evolve them into their Ultimate forms. We recommend saving up by getting Wendigomon instead of Lopmon since you only need to use one Mature Enlightenment Slab instead of two. You can check out our How to Get Wendigomon in Digimon Survive for a guide on how to recruit one.
You can encounter Arukenimon earlier in Digimon Survive before Part 6, however you cannot recruit the Digimon at that time. The encounter is a boss fight rather than a standard free battle. You’ll witness Arukenimon’s power first hand. However you can still recruit Arukenimon in Digimon Survive further down the line.
How to Recruit Arukenimon in Digimon Survive?
You can recruit Arukenimon in Digimon Survive by befriending them in an encounter. Once you reach Part 6, you can this Digimon will begin to show up on free battles and shadow encounters where you’ll have the option to Talk with Arukenimon. You must choose the right answers to have the best chance in recruiting Arukenimon.
In a conversation with Arukenimon, you’ll see a meter above their heads. This meter will tell you how much Arukenimon likes you. It must be filled by at least 50% at the end of the conversation with the Digimon to have a chance at recruiting them.
Each answer you give Arukenimon will fill up the meter differently. The more the meter is filled, the better the chances you’ll befriend Arukenimon and have this Digimon agree to join your team. To get the highest chance for Arukenimon in Digimon Survive to join you, always choose the best answer in response to their questions or statements.
Here are the questions/statements that Arukenimon asks and the best response to them:
Who do you think is worse? The deceiver or the deceived?
I don't like either.
You may think of those around you as friends, but perhaps you're actually alone?
That's not true!
Let's make a deal: Throw the fight and I'll give you an item!
What do you think decides what's right or wrong?
Your own beliefs.
I bet you've got some secrets, huh? Go on, tell me one! I dare you!
I'm not telling you.
You sure like to puff out your chest around a weak monster like myself.
Trying to pick a fight with a peace-lover like me... You humans are so cruel.
You'll say anything...
Arukenimon is a Virus type Digimon and its callous personality certainly reflects that. You have to prove that you’re just as low as Arukenimon to earn their favor. You’ll have more affinity with this Digimon if you’re on the Wrathful route of Digimon Survive. You can read our Digimon Survive Karma System Explained for more information.