A swift, fierce fish with spiny fins whose spiny mouth can pierce the current when it swims at full speed. Its capabilities have earned it the nicknames "The Cutter" and "Hard-To-Get."
Among sticklebacks, this sort would either count as the proudest, or a rather close second place. They are especially prickly during courtships, where even the slightest breeze or smallest ripple might trip their fuse. A hobbyist once observed one such specimen charging at waving seagrass, as if such flagrant dancing was some major provocation against the stickleback king or something. "If you encounter one underwater, do not look it in the eyes." — Angler's Atlas, Betta Chapter"
How to Obtain
斗棘鱼 Dòu Jíyú, "Fighting Spiny Fish"
バトルトゲウオ Batoru Toge Uo, "Battling Stickleback"
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Betta is a type of Stickleback that can be located in Liyue. It can be both found as Wildlife and as a pet for the Serenitea Pot. Betta can be obtained through fishing using Redrot Bait. The fish will only spawn between the hours of 18:00 – 6:00, based on in-game time.
The in-game Betta does not seem to resemble the real-life betta. However, it does share its pugnacious nature.
The Chinese, Japanese, and Korean names instead follow the same naming convention as the Lunged Stickleback.