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How to Increase Species Limit in Hogwarts Legacy

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by Joe Greene
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One of the most enjoyable features in Hogwarts Legacy is the ability to capture and befriend the creatures that wander the Wizarding World. However, this feature is so enjoyable that many players find themselves reaching the species limit when adding beasts into their Vivariums. This is likely why you are here. Without further ado, continue reading to learn how to increase the species limit in Hogwarts Legacy!

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How to Increase Species Limit in Hogwarts Legacy

While you cannot increase the species limit of individual Vivariums in Hogwarts Legacy, you can get additional Vivariums which allow you to tame and capture more beast species.

To be exact, you can own four different Vivariums in Hogwarts Legacy. Each Vivarium can contain 12 different creatures or beasts. This means that in total, you can house 48 different creatures at a time in Hogwarts Legacy.

However, each Vivarium can only house 4 different species!

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At the moment, this number cannot be increased, however it is likely that it will be increased by way of DLC in the future. Let the developers know if you would like to see an increase to the species limit in Hogwarts Legacy!

So, while you cannot technically upgrade your Vivarium in Hogwarts Legacy, you can get 4 Vivariums in total.

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All Vivariums and How to Unlock them in Hogwarts Legacy

Listed below are all four Vivariums in Hogwarts Legacy and how to unlock them:

  • Default Vivarium: Complete “The Elf, the Nab-sack, and the Loom” quest
  • Coastal Vivarium: Complete “The Plight of the House-Elf” quest
  • Swamp Vivarium: Complete “Foal of the Dead” quest
  • Meadow Vivarium: Complete “Phoenix Rising” quest

Maxing out these Vivariums will put you at the species limit cap, however you can sell any unwanted beasts at the Brood and Peck shop in Hogsmeade. That way you can save your Vivarium slots for only shiny beasts if desired.

Now that you know how to increase your species limit in Hogwarts Legacy, it is time to get out there and find some shiny beasts!

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