A brand new Max Raid occasion is now stay in Pokemon Sword and Shield. As a part of the Pokemon sequence’ 25th anniversary festivities, Gigantamax Pikachu is showing in Max Raid battles once more till February 28, and you will have an opportunity to come across a Shiny Gigantamax Pikachu in five-star Raids.
As was the case with the latest Cramorant Max Raid occasion, the overarching aim of this specific occasion is to defeat greater than 1 million Pikachu. If gamers can hit that aim, The Pokemon Firm will give away 100 Armorite Ore and 100 Dynite Ore, that are used as forex for sure gadgets and providers within the Isle of Armor and the Crown Tundra areas.
The Gigantamax Pikachu Max Raid occasion runs till 3:59 PM PT / 6:59 PM ET on February 28. Earlier than you possibly can take part, you will first must refresh your Max Raid dens. You are able to do so both by connecting your sport on-line or by going into the Thriller Reward menu and choosing Get the Wild Space Information.
Time to group up and work collectively together with your fellow Trainers!
From now till 3:59 p.m. PT on Feb. 28, cooperate to defeat over 1 million Pikachu in Max Raid battles! Nice rewards await if we hit our aim, so let’s get battling! #PokemonSwordShield pic.twitter.com/OJbQiKLDQ0
— Play Pokémon (@playpokemon) February 26, 2021
Along with the Max Raid occasion, The Pokemon Firm is making a gift of a particular Pokemon. In celebration of the sequence’ 25th anniversary, all Sword and Defend gamers can declare a free Pikachu for a restricted time. What makes this Pikachu particular is that it is aware of Sing, a transfer that it usually can not be taught within the video games.
Just a few different freebies are additionally out there proper now. Gamers within the US and Canada can get a obtain code for a free Shiny Toxtricity at collaborating GameStop and EB Video games shops. The Pokemon Firm can also be making a gift of a free item bundle containing a Poisonous Orb, Gold Bottle Cap, and different worthwhile gadgets till February 28.
The Pokemon Firm aired a Pokemon Presents stream forward of Pokemon Day, throughout which it revealed two new Pokemon initiatives for Swap: Pokemon Brilliant Diamond/Shining Pearl and Pokemon Legends: Arceus. The previous are faithful remakes of Pokemon Diamond and Pearl which might be releasing in late 2021, whereas the latter is a brand-new, expansive journey that calls to mind Zelda: Breath of the Wild.
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