Baby Beasts Return to Wizards Unite Brilliant Event!

Baby animals on a dock by water

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite is doubling down on the cuteness with the upcoming Brilliant Event: Baby Beasts Week 2.

This adorable Brilliant Event will be July 14-21, 2020. Like all recent events, you can complete the second week of Baby Beasts from home. Please continue to play safely, following all local laws and guidelines.


Baby Beasts Brilliant Event Week 2 Overview

The first week of Baby Beasts gave us some interesting dialogue… Why is the Calamity focused on cute animals?! Hopefully we’ll learn more this week!

As always, I’ve also covered all the Wizards Unite Brilliant details in a video! Or you can keep reading to find out what to expect during this event.

Event Name Baby Beasts Brilliant Event (Week 2)
Date + Time

  • Starts on July 14th, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time
  • Ends on July 21st, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time

  • Event-only 1.5k Portkeys, Brilliant Foundables, Brilliant Runestones, and Brilliant Event tasks
  • Free store pack featuring:
    • Ingredients for 1 Tonic for Trace Detection (6 Baneberry, 4 Bulbadox Juice, 4 Angel’s Trumpet, 2 Erumpent Horn)
    • 4 Snowdrop
    • 50 Spell Energy
All Possible Rewards

  • Earn up to 5 Defense Against the Dark Arts Books!!! This is one of the new currencies in Wizards Unite.
  • Earn up to 15 Restricted Section Books.
  • Earn up to 6 total Spell Books.
  • Earn 50 Gold.
  • Spell Energy rewards!
  • Various other exciting rewards (Ingredients, Potions, and more!) from both regular tasks and bonus tasks.

Brilliant Event Tasks

The Brilliant Event tasks are fairly straightforward. Brew a few Potions in advance, do a bunch of Wizarding Challenges, and you’re pretty much set for the regular tasks. The Bonus Assignment is more challenging, but that’s the intent–not everyone is supposed to finish the Bonus Assignment.

Baby Beasts Quest 1/4

Starting off easy! Everyone should have a few extra Tonic for Trace Detection in their Vault, especially after the reduced brewing time on Community Day. Using that will help you find the Brilliant Traces. Then it’s just a matter of walking around a bit to find items on the Map.

Collect Ingredients or Portmanteaus 2 Times 4 Snowdrop
Use 1 Tonic for Trace Detection 3 Bitterroot
Return 5 Brilliant Baby Unicorn Foundables 1 Invigoration Draught

1st Quest Rewards

  • 550 Wizarding XP
  • 2 Restricted Section Books
  • 50 Brilliant Family XP
  • 1 Dark Detector
  • 10 Spell Energy

Baby Beasts Quest 2/4

Prepare for this quest in advance! Just brew up 3 regular Exstimulo Potions. Once you reach the 2nd set of tasks, you can quickly collect all 3 of them.

If you’re having trouble finding High-Threat Foundables, look for Oddities in the evening.

Collect 1 Brilliant Baby Beasts Runestones 4 Snowdrop
Brew Any Exstimulo Potion 3 times 1 Healing Potion
Return 5 High-Threat (or Higher) Foundables 1 Silver Key

2nd Quest Rewards

  • 750 Wizarding XP
  • 75 Brilliant Family XP
  • 3 Restricted Section Books
  • 1 Brilliant Baby Demiguise Registry Image
  • 10 Spell Energy

Baby Beasts Quest 3/4

More easy tasks to complete. Just use those Exstimulo Potions that you just brewed!

You might need to do a few Wizarding Challenges with Brilliant Baby Beasts Runestones to get the Baby Horned Serpent, but this also shouldn’t take long overall.

Use a Tonic for Trace Detection to find Brilliant Baby Hippogriff Foundables.

Collect 1 Baby Horned Serpent by using Brilliant Baby Beasts Runestones 1 Wormwood
Use any Exstimulo potion 3 times in Wizarding Challenges 1 Wit-sharpening Potion
Return 10 Brilliant Baby Hippogriff Foundables 1 Silver Key

3rd Quest Rewards

  • 1250 Wizarding XP
  • 75 Brilliant Family XP
  • 5 Restricted Section Books
  • 10 Spell Energy

Baby Beasts Quest 4/4

We are back to a quest that centers around Wizarding Challenges. All aboard the Knight Bus! To complete these tasks quickly, hang out in the Forest or Dark Chambers of the Knight Bus and wait for other players to join you. With each Wizarding Challenge with 3 or more teammates (so 4-5 people total), use a single Potion. You’ll quickly knock out all 3 tasks!

Complete 5 Wizarding Challenges with 3 or More Teammates 1 Spell Book
Use Any Potion 5 Times in Wizarding Challenges 1 Spell Book
Defeat 15 Foes in Wizarding Challenges 1 Spell Book

4th Quest Rewards

  • 5 Restricted Section Books
  • 50 Gold
  • 1 Brilliant Baby Grindylow Registry Image
  • 30 Spell Energy
  • 2 Defense Against the Dark Arts Books

Baby Beasts BONUS Assignment!

The focus on Wizarding Challenges continues! Pop on a Baruffio’s Brain Elixir, do a few Wizarding Challenges in Forest and Dark Chambers, and finish off most of these tasks. Use a few Tonics for Trace Detection to find all the Brilliant Baby Beast Foundables.

Earn 10,000 Wizarding XP from Challenges 1 Spell Book
Return 45 Brilliant Baby Beast Foundables 1 Spell Book
Defeat Highest Chamber Unlocked 1 Spell Book
Use Any Potion 7 Times 1 Dawdle Draught
Defeat 20 Foes in Wizarding Challenges 1 Potent Exstimulo Potion

Bonus Assignment Rewards

  • 2000 Wizarding XP
  • 100 Brilliant Family XP
  • 1 Brilliant Achievement Badge
  • 5 Giant Squid Tentacle Registry Images
  • 30 Spell Energy
  • 3 Defense Against the Dark Arts Books

Brilliant Foundables and Where to Find Them

Just like previous Brilliant Events, you will only be able to encounter some of these Brilliant Foundables in the wild. The others are available as rewards for completing event tasks, doing Wizarding Challenges with Brilliant Runestones, and unlocking Brilliant Portkeys. Once again, you can also collect the Portkey Foundable by finishing the entire Bonus Assignment.

Brilliant Where to find it Fragments to collect
Brilliant Baby Hippogriff Brilliant Baby Hippogriff Wild Encounter 15
Brilliant Baby UnicornBrilliant Baby Unicorn Wild Encounter 15
Brilliant Baby DemiguiseBrilliant Baby Demiguise Event Tasks 1
Brilliant Baby GrindylowBrilliant Baby Grindylow Event Tasks 1
Brilliant Giant Squid TentacleBrilliant Giant Squid Tentacle Brilliant Portkey Portmanteaus (OR the Bonus Assignment) 5
Brilliant Baby Horned SerpentBrilliant Baby Horned Serpent Wizarding Challenges with a Brilliant Runestone 3

Tips to Complete the Brilliant Event

If this is your first Brilliant Event, these tips will help you complete the Brilliant Event before the time runs out. With careful planning, you can complete the Bonus Assignment as well!

  • As a reminder, Part 1 Portkeys will give you Part 1 Rewards anytime you open them, even if you wait to open them during Part 2. Brilliant Portkeys will glow purple on the Map. Be sure to collect 5 Portkeys during the Brilliant Event, even if you don’t open them all during the event.
  • However, if you’re nervous about finding enough time to walk, you can also collect all 5 of the Portkey Brilliant Foundables by finishing the entire Bonus Assignment.
  • To find the Brilliant Baby Horned Serpent, you must do Wizarding Challenges with the specific Brilliant Event Runestones. To minimize your Spell Energy, stick with the Ruins Chambers. It might take a few extra Wizarding Challenges to get the 3 Foundables you need, but you’ll be able to do so quickly, without expending too many resources.
  • If you do a Wizarding Challenge with a Brilliant Event Baby Beast Runestone AFTER the second week ends, then you have a chance at getting the Brilliant Augurey OR the Brilliant Baby Horned Serpent.
  • If you decide to visit Inns, Fortresses, or Greenhouses during this event, continue to practice social distancing. Check out our previous article on staying safe while playing Wizards Unite.
  • Save your Scrolls, your Spell Books, and your Restricted Section Books until the end of the event. Then use our guide to spend them wisely! That said, most Aurors and Magizoologists have already earned all the necessary Restricted Section Books, and many Professors have also done so. At this point, you can either hold on to your resources in case they’re needed for the next lesson plan, or you can start working on a second profession. That is a personal decision, and I don’t have any advanced knowledge on what the next lesson plan will look like.

Brilliant Event Bundles

There are 4 bundles total that will be available during this event. Be sure to snag the Free Bundle as soon as the event starts! The Bonus Bundle will not be available until the Bonus Assignment is unlocked, so keep that in mind. Shoutout to Orange Wizard for his handy infographic!

Infographic depicting store bundles for Brilliant Event Baby Beasts Week 2

Let’s calculate the value of these bundles.

First up, the SOS Bundle.

A single Potent Exstimulo Potion in Diagon Alley costs 75 Gold. However, if you have all of the common Ingredients, it’s a better deal to buy 1 Unicorn Hair for 30 Gold, use Master Notes in the Cauldron, and then collect the Potion immediately for 41 Gold. Thus I place the value of a Potent Exstimulo Potion at 71 Gold.

With that value, 5 Potent Exstimulo Potions are worth 355 Gold.

150 Spell Energy costs 300 Gold.

The SOS Bundle is a really good deal IF you need discounted Spell Energy. In that case, it’s a savings of 235 Gold.

Next up is the Brilliant Bundle.

For these Potions, I’m using values calculated by Andolov and other Wizards Unite Community team members. Since none of these Potions have rare Ingredients, the cost of Ingredients is not factored into their value. The value is the cost of immediately collecting a Potion after using Master Notes in a Gold (rental) Cauldron.

A Strong Invigoration Draught is worth 28 Gold. Thus 5 Strong Invigoration Draughts are worth 140 Gold.

A Wit-Sharpening Potion is worth 19 Gold. Thus 5 Wit-Sharpening Potions are worth 95 Gold.

A Healing Potion is worth 10 Gold. Thus 5 Healing Potions are worth 50 Gold.

150 Spell Energy costs 300 Gold.

That makes the overall value of the Brilliant Bundle only 585 Gold, which is less than the cost of it. That said, if you live somewhere without Ingredients on the Map, then the value of Potions to YOU more than the value I calculated. In that case, this bundle could offer good savings.

Finally, the Bonus Assignment Bundle.

10 Strong Invigoration Draughts are worth 280 Gold.

15 Wit-Sharpening Potions are worth 285 Gold.

15 Potent Exstimulo Potions are worth 1065 Gold.

150 Spell Energy costs 300 Gold. This makes the overall value of the bundle only 1930 Gold, which is less than the cost. Again, if you struggle to collect Ingredients, AND you need discounted Spell Energy, you might still find value in it.

Are you excited for this Brilliant Event? What do you think of the tasks, rewards, bundles, and more?

I’m always interested to hear your thoughts! Connect with me and the rest of the WizHub team here in the comments or on our social media platforms.

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