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.

Global

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Current Events

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Global Link, Serial Code & Other Events


Current Events

Original Cap Pikachu

Games Obtainable With: Pokémon Sword & Shield
Available from: September 30th - November 30th 2020

As part of a celebration of the anime as well as the launch of The Crown Tundra, a special Pikachu was distributed through the Shared Code: P1KACHUGET. This Pikachu can also learn Volt Tackle through the Move Relearner

Pikachu
Level 25
OT:Ash
ID:201023
Ability:Static
Hold Item:
No Item
Hardy Nature.
Date of Receiving
a Pokémon TV Program. Apparently had a fateful encounter at Lv. 25
Thunderbolt
Quick Attack
Iron Tail
Electroweb

Partner Cap Pikachu

Games Obtainable With: Pokémon Sword & Shield
Available from: September 30th - November 30th 2020

As part of a celebration of the anime as well as the launch of The Crown Tundra, a special Pikachu was distributed through the Shared Code: 1CH00SEY0U. This Pikachu can also learn Volt Tackle through the Move Relearner

Pikachu
Level 25
OT:Ash
ID:201023
Ability:Static
Hold Item:
No Item
Hardy Nature.
Date of Receiving
a Pokémon TV Program. Apparently had a fateful encounter at Lv. 25
Thunderbolt
Quick Attack
Iron Tail
Electroweb

Hoenn Cap Pikachu

Games Obtainable With: Pokémon Sword & Shield
Available from: October 2nd - November 30th 2020

As part of a celebration of the anime as well as the launch of The Crown Tundra, a special Pikachu was distributed through the Shared Code: P1KAADVANCE. This Pikachu can also learn Volt Tackle through the Move Relearner

Pikachu
Level 25
OT:Ash
ID:201023
Ability:Static
Hold Item:
No Item
Hardy Nature.
Date of Receiving
a Pokémon TV Program. Apparently had a fateful encounter at Lv. 25
Thunderbolt
Quick Attack
Iron Tail
Electroweb

Sinnoh Cap Pikachu

Games Obtainable With: Pokémon Sword & Shield
Available from: October 9th - November 30th 2020

As part of a celebration of the anime as well as the launch of The Crown Tundra, a special Pikachu was distributed through the Shared Code: V0LTTACKLEP1KA. This Pikachu can also learn Volt Tackle through the Move Relearner

Pikachu
Level 25
OT:Ash
ID:201023
Ability:Static
Hold Item:
No Item
Hardy Nature.
Date of Receiving
a Pokémon TV Program. Apparently had a fateful encounter at Lv. 25
Thunderbolt
Quick Attack
Iron Tail
Electroweb

Unova Cap Pikachu

Games Obtainable With: Pokémon Sword & Shield
Available from: October 16th - November 30th 2020

As part of a celebration of the anime as well as the launch of The Crown Tundra, a special Pikachu was distributed through the Shared Code: P1KABESTW1SH. This Pikachu can also learn Volt Tackle through the Move Relearner

Pikachu
Level 25
OT:Ash
ID:201023
Ability:Static
Hold Item:
No Item
Hardy Nature.
Date of Receiving
a Pokémon TV Program. Apparently had a fateful encounter at Lv. 25
Thunderbolt
Quick Attack
Iron Tail
Electroweb

Kalos Cap Pikachu

Games Obtainable With: Pokémon Sword & Shield
Available from: October 17th - November 30th 2020

As part of a celebration of the anime as well as the launch of The Crown Tundra, a special Pikachu was distributed through the Shared Code: KAL0SP1KA. This Pikachu can also learn Volt Tackle through the Move Relearner

Pikachu
Level 25
OT:Ash
ID:201023
Ability:Static
Hold Item:
No Item
Hardy Nature.
Date of Receiving
a Pokémon TV Program. Apparently had a fateful encounter at Lv. 25
Thunderbolt
Quick Attack
Iron Tail
Electroweb

Alola Cap Pikachu

Games Obtainable With: Pokémon Sword & Shield
Available from: October 23rd - November 30th 2020

As part of a celebration of the anime as well as the launch of The Crown Tundra, a special Pikachu was distributed through the Shared Code: ULTRAP1KA. This Pikachu can also learn Volt Tackle through the Move Relearner

Pikachu
Level 25
OT:Ash
ID:201023
Ability:Static
Hold Item:
No Item
Hardy Nature.
Date of Receiving
a Pokémon TV Program. Apparently had a fateful encounter at Lv. 25
Thunderbolt
Quick Attack
Iron Tail
Electroweb

World Cap Pikachu

Games Obtainable With: Pokémon Sword & Shield
Available from: October 30th - November 30th 2020

As part of a celebration of the anime as well as the launch of The Crown Tundra, a special Pikachu was distributed through the Shared Code: K1NP1KA1855. This Pikachu can also learn Volt Tackle through the Move Relearner

Pikachu
Level 25
OT:Ash
ID:201023
Ability:Static
Hold Item:

Light Ball
Hardy Nature.
Date of Receiving
a Pokémon TV Program. Apparently had a fateful encounter at Lv. 25
Thunderbolt
Quick Attack
Iron Tail
Electroweb

Upcoming Events

Outside Game Events


Current Events

There are no current events

Upcoming Events

There are no current events

North America

WiFi


Current Events

Upcoming Events

Global Link, Serial Code & Other Events


Current Events

Zarude

Games Obtainable With: Sword & Shield
Available from: November 13th 2020 - December 13th 2020

To celebrate the release of the new Trading Card Game Set, Vivid Voltage, which features the new Mythical Pokémon Zarude, some stores are giving out codes to get Zarude

US, Canada, Australia, & Latin America - Through the Pokémon Trainers Club Newsletter. Sign up by November 20th to receive it in December
UK - GAME Stores (where open), GAME Online store soon
Germany - Gamestop - In-Store now, Online from December 1st
Austria, Switzerland - Gamestop - In-Store now
Italy - Gamestop Online Store
Spain - GAME retail, Online Store will add it soon
Belgium, Netherlands - GameMania - Sign up on their website, codes sent out every Friday
France - Micromania - Sign up on their website to get a code
Portugal - FNAC Stores
Sweden - Through Spelochsant or Webhallen's online portal
Ireland - Gamestop Website

Zarude
Level 60
OT:Jungle
Gingla
Dschungel
Selva
オコヤのもり
ID:201113
Ability:Leaf Guard
Hold Item:

Leftovers
Sassy Nature.
Date of Receiving
a lovely place. Apparently had a fateful encounter at Lv. 60
Close Combat
Power Whip
Swagger
Snarl

Upcoming Events

Outside Game Events


Current Events

There are no current events

Upcoming Events

There are no current events

Japan

WiFi


Current Events

Upcoming Events

Global Link, Serial Code & Other Events


Current Events

Zarude

Games Obtainable With: Sword & Shield
Available from: August 7th 2020 - December 24th 2020

If you prebook a ticket for the movie, Pokémon the Movie Coco in Japan, you'll received two serial codes. One can be redeemed to get the Mythical Pokémon, Zarude

ザルード
Level 60
OT:オコヤのもり
Jungle
Gingla
Dschungel
Selva
ID:200807
Ability:Leaf Guard
Hold Item:

Leftovers
Sassy Nature.
Date of Receiving
Pokémon Movie 20. Apparently had a fateful encounter at Lv. 60
Close Combat
Power Whip
Swagger
Snarl

Shiny Celebi

Games Obtainable With: Sword & Shield
Available from: August 7th 2020 - December 24th 2020

If you prebook a ticket for the movie, Pokémon the Movie Coco in Japan, you'll received two serial codes. One can be redeemed to get the Mythical Pokémon, Zarude

セレビィ
Level 60
OT:オコヤのもり
Jungle
Gingla
Dschungel
Selva
ID:200807
Ability:Natural Cure
Hold Item:

Lucky Egg
Quirky Nature.
Date of Receiving
Pokémon Movie 20. Apparently had a fateful encounter at Lv. 60
Magical Leaf
Future Sight
Life Dew
Heal Bell

Upcoming Events

Dada Zarude

Games Obtainable With: Sword & Shield
Available from: December 25th 2020 - March 31st 2021

If you go see the movie, Coco in Japan, you'll receive a special Serial Code to receive a Zarude based on the Zarude in the movie that raised Coco and has a scarf with Celebi's National Pokédex number on

ザルード
Level 70
OT:オコヤのもり
ID:201225
Ability:Leaf Guard
Hold Item:

Choice Scarf
?? Nature.
Date of Receiving
2020 Pokémon Movie. Apparently had a fateful encounter at Lv. 70
Jungle Healing
Hammer Arm
Power Whip
Energy Ball

Outside Game Events


Current Events

Upcoming Events

Europe & Middle East

WiFi


Current Events

Upcoming Events

Global Link, Serial Code & Other Events


Current Events

Zarude

Games Obtainable With: Sword & Shield
Available from: November 13th 2020 - December 13th 2020

To celebrate the release of the new Trading Card Game Set, Vivid Voltage, which features the new Mythical Pokémon Zarude, some stores are giving out codes to get Zarude

US, Canada, Australia, & Latin America - Through the Pokémon Trainers Club Newsletter. Sign up by November 20th to receive it in December
UK - GAME Stores (where open), GAME Online store soon
Germany - Gamestop - In-Store now, Online from December 1st
Austria, Switzerland - Gamestop - In-Store now
Italy - Gamestop Online Store
Spain - GAME retail, Online Store will add it soon
Belgium, Netherlands - GameMania - Sign up on their website, codes sent out every Friday
France - Micromania - Sign up on their website to get a code
Portugal - FNAC Stores
Sweden - Through Spelochsant or Webhallen's online portal
Ireland - Gamestop Website

Zarude
Level 60
OT:Jungle
Gingla
Dschungel
Selva
オコヤのもり
ID:201113
Ability:Leaf Guard
Hold Item:

Leftovers
Sassy Nature.
Date of Receiving
a lovely place. Apparently had a fateful encounter at Lv. 60
Close Combat
Power Whip
Swagger
Snarl

Upcoming Events

Outside Game Events


Current Events

There are no current events.

Upcoming Events


Other

WiFi


Current Events

Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming WiFi events

Global Link, Serial Code & Other Events


Current Events

Outside Game Events


Current Events

Upcoming Events

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