Current & Upcoming Events

As with all Pokémon games, there are a variety of events for the game in all regions. These events include both Wi-Fi and Brick & Mortar events and as such, this page is a good way to check for upcoming events in your region or in the region of your games.

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Shiny Eternatus

Games Obtainable With: Sword & Shield
Available from: September 16th - November 17th 2022

US/CA: September 18th - October 1st 2022
AU/NZ: September 18th - October 1st 2022
Asia: September 16th - November 17th 2022

As part of a celebration promoting the coming release of Pokémon Scarlet & Violet, a Shiny variant of the Legendary Pokémon Eternatus was released in various countries around the world
US / Canada - Gamestop
Australia/New Zealand - EBGames
Philippines - Toys 'R' Us, TOYBOX, Toy Kingdom, ITech, SM Department Store, GameXtreme, Game One, DataBlitz and more
Singpore - Best Dekni, BS Sons, Car Nation, Challenger, Gain City, Game Resort, Game Martz, Gamextreme, generation Games, Harvey Norma, Parisilk, PLAYe, Popular, Pokémon Center Singapore, TOG, Toys Termina, War Games, Zark Games and more
Malaysia - Brother's Game, Game On, Gamer's Hideout, Impulse Gaming, M4G, Mission World, Unite Game and more
Thailand - Game Stores

Eternatus
Level 100
OT:Galar
ガラル
ID:221118
Ability:Pressure
Hold Item:
No Item
Timid Nature.
Date of Receiving
a lovely place. Apparently had a fateful encounter at Lv. 100
Dynamax Cannon
Eternabeam
Sludge Bomb
Flamethrower


Ash's Lucario

Games Obtainable With: Sword & Shield
Available from: September 16th - September 29th 2022

To celebrate the Pokémon Masters Tournament in the anime, a Lucario based on Ash's Lucario was distributed to players on stream using a special code HAD0UW0CATCH.

ルカリオ
Level 80
OT:サトシ
ID:200412
Ability:Inner Focus
Hold Item:
No Item
Serious Nature.
Date of Receiving
the Pokémon animated show. Apparently had a fateful encounter at Lv. 80
Aura Sphere
Bullet Punch
Reversal
Steel Beam

Ash's Sirfetch'd

Games Obtainable With: Sword & Shield
Available from: September 9th - September 22nd 2022

To celebrate the Pokémon Masters Tournament in the anime, a Sirfetch'd based on Ash's Sirfetch'd was distributed to players on stream using a special code H1SSATSUNEG1.

ネギガナイト
Level 80
OT:サトシ
ID:200705
Ability:Steadfast
Hold Item:

Leek
Brave Nature.
Date of Receiving
the Pokémon animated show. Apparently had a fateful encounter at Lv. 80
Meteor Assault
Brutal Swing
Fury Cutter
Detect

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North America

WiFi


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Japan

WiFi


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Europe & Middle East

WiFi


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Mythical Distributions

Games Obtainable With: Sword & Shield
Available from: September 9th - September 30th 2022

As part of a campaign in stores across Europe, various codes were given to get Mythical Pokémon, specifically Genesect, Marshadow and Volcanion. When you go to a participating store, you will get a code card with all three codes on. The locations are as follows.
UK - GAME
Spain - GAME
Italy, Ireland, Germany - Gamestop
France - Micromania
Netherlands/Belgium - GameMania

Marshadow
Level 60
OT:Mythical22
ID:220909
Ability:Technician
Hold Item:
No Item
Any Nature.
Date of Receiving
a lovely place. Apparently had a fateful encounter at Lv. 60
Spectral Thief
Drain Punch
Force Palm
Shadow Sneak

Volcanion
Level 60
OT:Mythical22
ID:220909
Ability:Water Absorb
Hold Item:
No Item
Any Nature.
Date of Receiving
a lovely place. Apparently had a fateful encounter at Lv. 60
Steam Eruption
Flare Blitz
Incinerate
Haze

Genesect
Level 60
OT:Mythical22
ID:220909
Ability:Download
Hold Item:
No Item
Any Nature.
Date of Receiving
a lovely place. Apparently had a fateful encounter at Lv. 60
Techno Blast
X-scissor
Metal Claw
Fell Stinger


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Other

WiFi


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Global Link, Serial Code & Other Events


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There are currently no in-life events announced outside of North America, Japan & Europe