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Pocket Monsters
Sunday, Sept. 27, 6 p.m. JST
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サトシ対サイトウ! 攻略たこがため!!
Satoshi VS Saitou! Conquer the Octopus Hold!!
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Pokémon Journeys: The Series
Friday,  ?, 12 a.m. PT
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TBA
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Pokémon Journeys: The Series
Saturday, Sept. 26, 12 p.m. ET
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Flash of the Titans!
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Pokémon Journeys: The Series
Tuesday, Sept. 22, 6:30 p.m. BST
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A Chilling Curse!
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Pokémon Journeys: The Series
 ?,  ?, ? AEDT
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Enter Pikachu!
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Distribution events

Gold Bottle Cap
Ranked Battle Series Gold Bottle Caps (×3) Worldwide Worldwide
Sept. 1 — Sept. 30 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Ranked Battle Series 5 Master Ball Tier
Armorite Ore
Ranked Battle Series Armorite Ore (×30) Worldwide Worldwide
Sept. 1 — Sept. 30 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Ranked Battle Series 5 Master Ball Tier
Point Card
Ranked Battle Series Battle Points (600) Worldwide Worldwide
Sept. 1 — Sept. 30 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Ranked Battle Series 5 Master Ball Tier
Gold Bottle Cap
Ranked Battle Series Gold Bottle Cap Worldwide Worldwide
Sept. 1 — Sept. 30 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Ranked Battle Series 5 Ultra Ball Tier
Armorite Ore
Ranked Battle Series Armorite Ore (×10) Worldwide Worldwide
Sept. 1 — Sept. 30 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Ranked Battle Series 5 Ultra Ball Tier
Point Card
Ranked Battle Series Battle Points (300) Worldwide Worldwide
Sept. 1 — Sept. 30 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Ranked Battle Series 5 Ultra Ball Tier
Bottle Cap
Ranked Battle Series Bottle Caps (×3) Worldwide Worldwide
Sept. 1 — Sept. 30 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Ranked Battle Series 5 Great Ball Tier
Ability Capsule
Ranked Battle Series Ability Capsule Worldwide Worldwide
Sept. 1 — Sept. 30 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Ranked Battle Series 5 Beginner / Poké Ball / Great Ball Tier
Armorite Ore
Ranked Battle Series Armorite Ore (×5) Worldwide Worldwide
Sept. 1 — Sept. 30 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Ranked Battle Series 5 Beginner / Poké Ball / Great Ball Tier
Point Card
Ranked Battle Series Battle Points (100) Worldwide Worldwide
Sept. 1 — Sept. 30 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Ranked Battle Series 5 Great Ball Tier
Point Card
Ranked Battle Series Battle Points (50) Worldwide Worldwide
Sept. 1 — Sept. 30 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Ranked Battle Series 5 Beginner / Poké Ball Tier
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Ferroseed Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
Sept. 21 — Sept. 30 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
598
Ferrothorn Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
Sept. 21 — Sept. 30 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
694
Helioptile Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
Sept. 21 — Sept. 30 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
695
Heliolisk Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
Sept. 21 — Sept. 30 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
829
Gossifleur Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
Sept. 21 — Sept. 30 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
830
Eldegoss Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
Sept. 21 — Sept. 30 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
835
Yamper Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
Sept. 21 — Sept. 30 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
836
Boltund Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
Sept. 21 — Sept. 30 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
840
Applin Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
Sept. 21 — Sept. 30 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
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Gigantamax Flapple Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
Sept. 21 — Sept. 30 Shield only
Wild Area News
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Gigantamax Appletun Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
Sept. 21 — Sept. 30 Sword only
Wild Area News
848
Toxel Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
Sept. 21 — Sept. 30 Sword and Shield
Wild Area News
849Gi
Gigantamax Toxtricity Low Key Form Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
Sept. 21 — Sept. 30 Sword only
Wild Area News
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Gigantamax Toxtricity Amped Form Max Raid Battles Worldwide Worldwide
Sept. 21 — Sept. 30 Shield only
Wild Area News
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Pokémon Center Birthday Pikachu Japan Japan
Nov. 15, 2019 — Nov. 14, 2020 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Pokémon Center stores
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Pokémon Center Birthday Eevee Japan Japan
Nov. 15, 2019 — Nov. 14, 2020 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Pokémon Center stores
Quick Ball
Pokémon Sword and Shield Downloadable Version Quick Balls (×12) Worldwide Worldwide
Nov. 15, 2019 — Nov. 30, 2020 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Sword and Shield pre-order
Fruit Bunch
Fruit Bunches (×3) Japan Japan
Nov. 15, 2019 — ??? , 2020 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Pokémon Center stores
Boiled Egg
Boiled Eggs (×3) Japan Japan
Nov. 15, 2019 — ??? , 2020 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Pokémon Center stores
Rawst Berry
Rawst Berries (×3) Japan Japan
Nov. 15, 2019 — ??? , 2020 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Pokémon Center stores
Occa Berry
Occa Berries (×3) Japan Japan
Nov. 15, 2019 — ??? , 2020 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Pokémon Center stores
Aspear Berry
Aspear Berries (×3) Japan Japan
Nov. 15, 2019 — ??? , 2020 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Pokémon Center stores
Dynamax Crystal
Pokémon Sword and Shield Double Pack Larvitar Dynamax Crystal Worldwide Worldwide
Nov. 15, 2019 — ??? , 2020 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Dual Pack Steelbook Edition purchase
Dynamax Crystal
Pokémon Sword and Shield Double Pack Jangmo-o Dynamax Crystal Worldwide Worldwide
Nov. 15, 2019 — ??? , 2020 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Dual Pack Steelbook Edition purchase
Contest Costume M
Expansion Pass Pikachu Uniform Worldwide Worldwide
Jan. 9, 2020 — ??? , 2021 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Sword and Shield Expansion Pass pre-order
Contest Costume M
Expansion Pass Eevee Uniform Worldwide Worldwide
Jan. 9, 2020 — ??? , 2021 Sword and Shield
Serial code: Sword and Shield Expansion Pass pre-order
251
Jungle Shiny Celebi Japan Japan
Aug. 7, 2020 — March 31, 2021 Sword and Shield
Serial code: M23 ticket preorder
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Jungle Zarude Japan Japan
Aug. 7, 2020 — March 31, 2021 Sword and Shield
Serial code: M23 ticket preorder