With the end of the Gigantamax Meowth incident, another incident began. From June 2nd, Game Freak will bring back all Pokémon under Gigantamax processing within a limited time. This means that if you miss the game for the first time, you have another chance to grab one or two.
If you want the Gigantamax version of your favorite Pokémon, this new event in Sword and Shield is an event you should not miss.
The event will last until June 29, during which time you will be able to encounter Pokémon’s Gigantamax variant more frequently in Max Raid Battles.
To challenge these Pokémon in the Max Raid battle, you need to connect the Nintendo Switch system to the Internet. Then, whenever you see a pillar of light shining from a Pokémon Den in the Wild Area, just interact with it to begin the fight.
Usually, it is highly likely that Gigantamax Pokémon will appear instead of Dynamax Pokémon, but in this event, some Gigantamax Pokémon are more likely to appear.
Each version of the game will only provide some Pokémon, so Sword and Shield will have different G-Pokémon.
During the event, you will find these Gigantamax versions in Pokémon Sword:
During the event, you will find Gigantamax versions of these in Pokémon Shield:
- Toxicity (Low-key form)
There will be some news about the upcoming first wave of DLC about Sword and Shield. The extension, The Isle of Armour, is expected to be released this month