List of event Pokémon distributions (Sword and Shield)

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This is a reverse-chronological list of event Pokémon distributions that were given away via the various mystery gift functions in Pokémon Sword and Shield. A subscription to Nintendo Switch Online is not required to claim Mystery Gifts on Nintendo Switch games.

Serial "codes" are one-time use codes. "Passwords" are codes that can be used by any number of people, but are usually limited to one redemption per save file.

Events redeemed in Sword and Shield have unique characteristics unique to the game environment of these games, these events cannot be claimed by other games of the same generation. Transferability of Pokémon to other games is limited by the availability of the Pokémon in said game.

List of event Pokémon

Galar's Shiny Eternatus

Australian code card
European code card

This Shiny Eternatus was distributed to players who inputted a serial code that was given away at various retailers globally on differing dates from September 16. This Eternatus has 31 IVs in all stats.

Codes issued in Asia (outside of Japan and Korea) that start with the letter "A" expire November 17, 2022 at 15:59 (UTC). Japanese codes that start with the letter "J" expire November 24, 2022 at 14:59 (UTC). Korean codes that start with the letter "K" expire December 31, 2022 at 14:59 (UTC). Codes issued elsewhere that start with the letter "E" or "U" expire January 1, 2023 at 8:59 (UTC).

Wonder Card 1643 | Shiny Eternatus Gift
#0890  Eternatus ShinyVIIIStar.png Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 100 HOME890 s.png
Type:
PoisonIC.png DragonIC.png
Ability: Pressure
Held item: None
ID: 221118
OT: Galar
ガラル
가라르
伽勒尔
伽勒爾
Met: a lovely place (fateful encounter)
Nature: Timid
Ribbon: Classic Ribbon Classic Ribbon
Eternabeam
Dragon icon PE.pngDragon SpecialIC SwSh.png
Dynamax Cannon
Dragon icon PE.pngDragon SpecialIC SwSh.png
Sludge Bomb
Poison icon PE.pngPoison SpecialIC SwSh.png
Flamethrower
Fire icon PE.pngFire SpecialIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Serial Code (A codes) hide September 16 to November 17, 2022
SwSh Serial Code (E & U codes) hide September 18, 2022 to January 1, 2023
SwSh Serial Code (K codes) hide September 30 to December 31, 2022
SwSh Serial Code (J codes) hide October 21 to November 24, 2022
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is set to the same language as the game that received it.
Serial Code locations and dates
Country Location Distribution Dates Advertised Expiry Dates
Australia EB Games stores September 30, 2022 until supplies ran out January 1, 2023
Austria GameStop online and stores October 1 to November 17, 2022 January 1, 2023
Belgium Game Mania stores September 27 to November 16, 2022 January 1, 2023
Canada GameStop stores September 18 to October 1, 2022 January 1, 2023
Czech Republic JRC Czech and Xzone stores October 1 to November 17, 2022 January 1, 2023
Denmark Nintendopusheren, Playshop, Proshop and WTS RETRO stores October 1 to November 17, 2022 January 1, 2023
Finland Konsolinet, Pelaaja Shop, Pelimies, Pop-Peli, Porin Pelipiste, Puolenkuun Pelit, Swamp Ideapark, Verkkokauppa.com and VPD stores October 1 to November 17, 2022 January 1, 2023
France Micromania-Zing stores October 1 to November 17, 2022 January 1, 2023
Germany GameStop online and stores October 1 to November 17, 2022 January 1, 2023
Greece GameExplorers stores October 1 to November 17, 2022 January 1, 2023
Hong Kong AMAZ By Lokianno and various video game stores October 18 to November 17, 2022 November 17, 2022
Hungary Game Park, Konzol Stúdió, Konzolvilág and PlatinumShop stores October 1 to November 17, 2022 January 1, 2023
Ireland GameStop stores October 13, 2022 until supplies ran out January 1, 2023
Israel Nintendo Israel stores October 13, 2022 until supplies ran out January 1, 2023
Italy GameStop stores October 1 to November 17, 2022 January 1, 2023
Japan Video game stores nationwide October 21 to November 17, 2022 November 24, 2022
Malaysia Various video game stores September 16 to November 17, 2022 November 17, 2022
Mexico GamePlanet stores September 30, 2022 until supplies ran out January 1, 2023
Netherlands Game Mania stores September 27 to November 16, 2022 January 1, 2023
New Zealand EB Games stores September 30, 2022 until supplies ran out January 1, 2023
Norway Gamingsjappa, Neo Tokyo, Outland, PLATEKOMPANIET, Poku and Spilldall stores October 1 to November 17, 2022 January 1, 2023
Philippines Various video game stores September 16 to November 17, 2022 November 17, 2022
Poland HDmarket.pl, Perfect Blue and ULTiMA.PL stores October 1 to November 17, 2022 January 1, 2023
Portugal El Corte Inglés, Fnac, Media Markt, Radio Popular and Trilogy Game Store stores October 1 to November 17, 2022 January 1, 2023
Singapore Various video game stores September 16 to November 17, 2022 November 17, 2022
Slovakia BRLOH stores October 1 to November 17, 2022 January 1, 2023
South Korea Pre-order Scarlet or Violet September 30, 2022 until supplies ran out December 31, 2022
Spain Fnac and GAME stores October 1 to November 17, 2022 January 1, 2023
Sweden Arcade Dreams, Euronics Sala, INET, Lekia, Mediamarkt, Place HD, Skivakuten, Spel & Sånt and Webhallen stores October 1 to November 17, 2022 January 1, 2023
Switzerland GameStop and Softridge online and stores October 1 to November 17, 2022 January 1, 2023
Taiwan Carrefour stores October 18 to November 17, 2022 November 17, 2022
Thailand Various video game stores September 20 to November 17, 2022 November 17, 2022
United Kingdom GAME online and stores October 1 to November 17, 2022 January 1, 2023
United States GameStop stores September 18 to October 1, 2022 January 1, 2023

Mythical 2022 Pokémon

These Pokémon were distributed to promote the Lost Origin set of the Pokémon TCG at various retailers in select western countries. If redeemed in an Asian language game (Japanese, Korean, Simplified Chinese or Traditional Chinese), these Pokémon redeemed with English language tags instead. Except for in Canada or the United States, each pamphlet had 3 printed codes, for each of the three Pokémon. In Canada and the United States, the distribution was staggered with Genesect and Volcanion available on a single code card and Marshadow being distributed on a separate card later.

In Europe the codes were distributed from September 9 to 30, 2022 and expire on December 31, 2022 at 07:59 (UTC). In the Americans and Oceania, codes were distributed from varying dates between October 16 and November 12, these codes expire on January 1, 2023 at 7:59 (UTC).

Genesect

Wonder Card 526 | Mythical Pokémon Genesect Gift
#0649  Genesect (Genesect) Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 60 0649Genesect.png
Type:
BugIC.png SteelIC.png
Ability: Download
Held item: None
ID: 220909
OT: Mythical22
Met: a lovely place (fateful encounter)
Nature: Random
Ribbon: Classic Ribbon Classic Ribbon
Techno Blast
Normal icon PE.pngNormal SpecialIC SwSh.png
X-Scissor
Bug icon PE.pngBug PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Metal Claw
Steel icon PE.pngSteel PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Fell Stinger
Bug icon PE.pngBug PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Serial Code (E Codes) hide September 9 to December 31, 2022
SwSh Serial Code (U Codes) hide October 16, 2022 to January 1, 2023
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is either English, German, French, Spanish or Italian in origin, depending on the language of the game.

Volcanion

Wonder Card 527 | Mythical Pokémon Volcanion Gift
#0721  Volcanion (Volcanion) Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 60 0721Volcanion.png
Type:
FireIC.png WaterIC.png
Ability: Water Absorb
Held item: None
ID: 220909
OT: Mythical22
Met: a lovely place (fateful encounter)
Nature: Random
Ribbon: Classic Ribbon Classic Ribbon
Steam Eruption
Water icon PE.pngWater SpecialIC SwSh.png
Flare Blitz
Fire icon PE.pngFire PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Incinerate
Fire icon PE.pngFire SpecialIC SwSh.png
Haze
Ice icon PE.pngIce StatusIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Serial Code (E Codes) hide September 9 to December 31, 2022
SwSh Serial Code (U Codes) hide October 16, 2022 to January 1, 2023
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is either English, German, French, Spanish or Italian in origin, depending on the language of the game.

Marshadow

Wonder Card 528 | Mythical Pokémon Marshadow Gift
#0802  Marshadow (Marshadow) Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 60 0802Marshadow.png
Type:
GhostIC.png FightingIC.png
Ability: Technician
Held item: None
ID: 220909
OT: Mythical22
Met: a lovely place (fateful encounter)
Nature: Random
Ribbon: Classic Ribbon Classic Ribbon
Spectral Thief
Ghost icon PE.pngGhost PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Drain Punch
Fighting icon PE.pngFighting PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Force Palm
Fighting icon PE.pngFighting PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Shadow Sneak
Ghost icon PE.pngGhost PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Serial Code (E Codes) hide September 9 to December 31, 2022
SwSh Serial Code (U Codes) hide October 21, 2022 to January 1, 2023
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is either English, German, French, Spanish or Italian in origin, depending on the language of the game.
Serial Code locations and dates
Country Location Code Distribution Dates
Australia JB Hi-Fi stores October 21 to November 10, 2022
Austria GameStop stores September 9 to 30, 2022
Belgium Game Mania stores September 9 to 30, 2022
Canada GameStop stores October 16 to 29, 2022 (Genesect and Volcanion)
October 30 to November 12, 2022 (Marshadow)
France Micromania-Zing stores September 9 to 30, 2022
Germany GameStop stores September 9 to 30, 2022
Italy GameStop stores September 9 to 30, 2022
Ireland GameStop stores September 9 to 30, 2022
Mexico GamePlanet stores October 26, 2022 until supplies ran out
Netherlands Game Mania stores September 9 to 30, 2022
New Zealand JB Hi-Fi stores October 21 to November 10, 2022
Spain GAME stores September 9 to 30, 2022
Switzerland GameStop stores September 9 to 30, 2022
United Kingdom GAME stores September 9 to 30, 2022
United States GameStop stores October 16 to 29, 2022 (Genesect and Volcanion)
Target stores October 30 to November 12, 2022 (Marshadow)

Otsukimi Clefairy

Otsukimi Pippi camapign logo

This Clefairy was distributed via serial code to players of all Generation VIII games at the Pokémon Centers in Japan from September 3 to 11, 2022 as part of the おつきみピッピ (Otsukimi Pippi) marketing campaign in commemoration of the Otsukimi festival in Japan. A pamphlet with three serial codes could be obtained during the distribution period, but in order to obtain it, the recipient must imitate the move Metronome. The codes are single-use; one of the codes on the pamphlet is valid for Sword and Shield, the second is for Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl, and the last is for Legends: Arceus. The codes expired on September 30, 2022.

A bug involving Clefairy's nickname occurs if the serial code is redeemed on a Korean language game. Clefairy's origin language will be set to Japanese, but it is set to have no nickname, causing the game to assign it Clefairy's species name in Korean. Since its nickname contains characters not present in the font used for Japanese text, Clefairy's nickname will display as "??" when redeemed in this language.

Due to a printing issue, the code cards only had the randomised 12 digit serial code and omitted the 4 character prefix. For the first Sword and Shield code the prefix J256 should be used before inputting the remaining 12 character code.

Wonder Card 151 | おつきみ22's Clefairy Gift
#0035  Clefairy Male icon HOME.png Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Moon Ball HOME.png Level 15 0035Clefairy.png
Type:
FairyIC.png NormalIC.png
Ability: Cute Charm
Held item: Moon Stone Moon Stone
ID: 220910
OT: おつきみ22
Met: a lovely place (fateful encounter)
Nature: Modest
Ribbon: Classic Ribbon Classic Ribbon
Metronome
Normal icon PE.pngNormal StatusIC SwSh.png
Moonblast
Fairy icon PE.pngFairy SpecialIC SwSh.png
Zen Headbutt
Psychic icon PE.pngPsychic PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Moonlight
Fairy icon PE.pngFairy StatusIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Serial Code hide September 3 to 30, 2022
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is Japanese in origin, regardless of the language of the game.

Victory Victini

This Pokémon was distributed via Password from August 18 to 22, 2022 at 23:59 (UTC) in commemoration of the 2022 Pokémon World Championships in London, UK. The password was revealed on its official live stream. This Victini has 31 IVs as well as 80 EVs in every stat. There is a forced space at the end of the OT name when this Pokémon is redeemed in either Simplified or Traditional Chinese.

Wonder Card 1644 | Victory Pokémon Victini Gift
#0494  Victini Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 10
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 50 0494Victini.png
Type:
PsychicIC.png FireIC.png
Ability: Victory Star
Held item: Starf Berry Starf Berry
ID: 220818
OT: Victory
ビクトリー
빅토리
胜利 
勝利 
Met: WCS 2022 (fateful encounter)
Nature: Brave
Ribbon: Souvenir Ribbon Souvenir Ribbon
V-create
Fire icon PE.pngFire PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Zen Headbutt
Psychic icon PE.pngPsychic PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Work Up
Normal icon PE.pngNormal StatusIC SwSh.png
Flame Charge
Fire icon PE.pngFire PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Password: W0RLD22V1CT0RY hide August 18 to 22, 2022
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is set to the same language as the game that received it.

2022 World Championships Sinistea

This Pokémon was distributed from August 18 to 21, 2022 at the 2022 Pokémon World Championships at ExCel London in the United Kingdom. It knows the event exclusive move Celebrate and comes in its Antique Form.

Wonder Card 525 | Sinestea with Celebrate Gift
#0854  Sinistea
Antique Form
Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 50 0854Sinistea.png
Type:
GhostIC.png NormalIC.png
Ability: Cursed Body
Held item: Moomoo Milk Moomoo Milk
ID: 220818
OT: WCS22
WCS22
Met: WCS 2022 (fateful encounter)
Nature: Random
Ribbon: Event Ribbon Event Ribbon
Memento
Dark icon PE.pngDark StatusIC SwSh.png
Metronome
Normal icon PE.pngNormal StatusIC SwSh.png
Aromatherapy
Grass icon PE.pngGrass StatusIC SwSh.png
Celebrate
Normal icon PE.pngNormal StatusIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Local Communication ExCeL London, London, United Kingdom August 18 to 21, 2022
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is set to the same language as the game that received it.

Ash's Pokémon

In addition to Ash's World Cup Pikachu that was given out for the Pokémon 25th anniversary film fest, the rest of Ash's team was made available through Pokémon anime broadcasts in Japan. These Pokémon were redeemable via a password which was revealed during the Japanese TV broadcasts. The Pokémon have differing redemption windows of two weeks each.

Lucario

Lucario has 31 IVs in HP, Special Attack, and Speed, as well as 30 IVs in Attack, Defense, and Special Defense.

Wonder Card 150 | サトシ's Lucario Gift
#0448  Lucario (ルカリオ) Male icon HOME.png Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Poké Ball HOME.png Level 80 0448Lucario.png
Type:
FightingIC.png SteelIC.png
Ability: Inner Focus
Held item: None
ID: 200412
OT: サトシ
Met: the Pokémon animated show (fateful encounter)
Nature: Serious
Ribbon: Classic Ribbon Classic Ribbon
Aura Sphere
Fighting icon PE.pngFighting SpecialIC SwSh.png
Bullet Punch
Steel icon PE.pngSteel PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Reversal
Fighting icon PE.pngFighting PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Steel Beam
Steel icon PE.pngSteel SpecialIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Password: HAD0UW0CATCH hide September 16 to 29, 2022
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is Japanese in origin, regardless of the language of the game.

Sirfetch'd

Sirfetch'd has 31 IVs in Attack, Defense, and Speed, as well as 30 IVs in HP, Special Attack, and Special Defense.

Wonder Card 149 | サトシ's Sirfetch'd Gift
#0865  Sirfetch'd (ネギガナイト) Male icon HOME.png Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Poké Ball HOME.png Level 80 0865Sirfetch'd.png
Type:
FightingIC.png NormalIC.png
Ability: Steadfast
Held item: Leek Leek
ID: 200705
OT: サトシ
Met: the Pokémon animated show (fateful encounter)
Nature: Brave
Ribbon: Classic Ribbon Classic Ribbon
Meteor Assault
Fighting icon PE.pngFighting PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Brutal Swing
Dark icon PE.pngDark PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Fury Cutter
Bug icon PE.pngBug PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Detect
Fighting icon PE.pngFighting StatusIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Password: H1SSATSUNEG1 hide September 9 to 22, 2022
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is Japanese in origin, regardless of the language of the game.

Gigantamax Gengar

Gengar has 31 IVs in Special Attack, Special Defense, and Speed, as well as 30 IVs in HP, Attack, and Defense.

Wonder Card 148 | サトシ's Gengar Gift
#0094  Gengar (ゲンガー) Dynamax icon.png  Male icon HOME.png Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 3
Poké Ball HOME.png Level 80 0094Gengar.png
Type:
GhostIC.png PoisonIC.png
Ability: Cursed Body
Held item: None
ID: 200308
OT: サトシ
Met: the Pokémon animated show (fateful encounter)
Nature: Naughty
Ribbon: Classic Ribbon Classic Ribbon
Shadow Ball
Ghost icon PE.pngGhost SpecialIC SwSh.png
Sludge Bomb
Poison icon PE.pngPoison SpecialIC SwSh.png
Dazzling Gleam
Fairy icon PE.pngFairy SpecialIC SwSh.png
Will-O-Wisp
Fire icon PE.pngFire StatusIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Password: GENNGER0GE94 hide September 2 to 15, 2022
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is Japanese in origin, regardless of the language of the game.

Dragonite

Dragonite has 31 IVs in Attack, Special Defense, and Speed, as well as 30 IVs in HP, Defense, and Special Attack.

Wonder Card 147 | サトシ's Dragonite Gift
#0149  Dragonite (カイリュー) Female icon HOME.png Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Poké Ball HOME.png Level 80 0149Dragonite.png
Type:
DragonIC.png FlyingIC.png
Ability: Inner Focus
Held item: None
ID: 200126
OT: サトシ
Met: the Pokémon animated show (fateful encounter)
Nature: Jolly
Ribbon: Classic Ribbon Classic Ribbon
Dragon Claw
Dragon icon PE.pngDragon PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Draco Meteor
Dragon icon PE.pngDragon SpecialIC SwSh.png
Hurricane
Flying icon PE.pngFlying SpecialIC SwSh.png
Dragon Dance
Dragon icon PE.pngDragon StatusIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Password: UM1N0KESH1N hide August 26 to September 8, 2022
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is Japanese in origin, regardless of the language of the game.

Dracovish

Dracovish has 31 IVs in Attack, Defense, and Speed, as well as 30 IVs in HP, Special Attack, and Special Defense.

Wonder Card 146 | サトシ's Dracovish Gift
#0882  Dracovish (ウオノラゴン) Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Poké Ball HOME.png Level 80 0882Dracovish.png
Type:
WaterIC.png DragonIC.png
Ability: Strong Jaw
Held item: None
ID: 210108
OT: サトシ
Met: the Pokémon animated show (fateful encounter)
Nature: Naive
Ribbon: Classic Ribbon Classic Ribbon
Fishious Rend
Water icon PE.pngWater PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Dragon Rush
Dragon icon PE.pngDragon PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Ice Fang
Ice icon PE.pngIce PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Water Gun
Water icon PE.pngWater SpecialIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Password: GANJ0UAG0882 hide August 12 to 25, 2022
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is Japanese in origin, regardless of the language of the game.

25th Anniversary Film Fest Pokémon

These Pokémon were distributed via serial code to players of Pokémon Sword and Shield at the Japanese screenings of Pokémon Heroes: Latios & Latias from August 11, 2022, Jirachi: Wish Maker from August 19, 2022, or The Rise of Darkrai from August 26, 2022 in Japanese movie theatres. These screenings were held in commemoration of Pokémon's 25th anniversary. These codes were distributed until September 8, 2022 and all expired on September 30, 2022. All of these serial codes can be redeemed multiple times on the same save file, provided the player has multiple codes.

Ash's World Cap Pikachu was made available at all 3 movie screenings. Additionally, Latias was given to players of Pokémon Sword and Shield during the screening of Pokémon Heroes: Latios & Latias, Jirachi to players of Pokémon Sword and Shield during the screening of Jirachi: Wish Maker. During the screening of The Rise of Darkrai, players of Pokémon Shield got Dialga while players of Pokémon Sword got Palkia. Dialga and Palkia use the same codes, the Pokémon received depends on the game the code is redeemed on.

Ash's Pikachu has 31 IVs in HP, Special Attack and Speed as well as 30 IVs in Attack, Defense and Special Defense.

Alamos Palkia

Wonder Card 144 | アラモス's Palkia Gift
#0484  Palkia (パルキア) Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 70 0484Palkia.png
Type:
WaterIC.png DragonIC.png
Ability: Telepathy
Held item: Lustrous Orb Lustrous Orb
ID: 070714
OT: アラモス
Met: a 2022 Pokémon Movie (fateful encounter)
Nature: Hasty
Ribbon: Wishing Ribbon Wishing Ribbon
Spacial Rend
Dragon icon PE.pngDragon SpecialIC SwSh.png
Hydro Pump
Water icon PE.pngWater SpecialIC SwSh.png
Aura Sphere
Fighting icon PE.pngFighting SpecialIC SwSh.png
Earth Power
Ground icon PE.pngGround SpecialIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
Sw Serial Code hide August 26 to September 30, 2022
This Pokémon can be redeemed multiple times per save file by using differing valid serial codes.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is Japanese in origin, regardless of the language of the game.

Alamos Dialga

Wonder Card 144 | アラモス's Dialia Gift
#0483  Dialga (ディアルガ) Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 70 0483Dialga.png
Type:
SteelIC.png DragonIC.png
Ability: Telepathy
Held item: Adamant Orb Adamant Orb
ID: 070714
OT: アラモス
Met: a 2022 Pokémon Movie (fateful encounter)
Nature: Bold
Ribbon: Wishing Ribbon Wishing Ribbon
Roar of Time
Dragon icon PE.pngDragon SpecialIC SwSh.png
Flash Cannon
Steel icon PE.pngSteel SpecialIC SwSh.png
Metal Burst
Steel icon PE.pngSteel PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Overheat
Fire icon PE.pngFire SpecialIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
Sh Serial Code hide August 26 to September 30, 2022
This Pokémon can be redeemed multiple times per save file by using differing valid serial codes.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is Japanese in origin, regardless of the language of the game.

Wishing Star Jirachi

Wonder Card 143 | ネガイボシ's Jirachi Gift
#0385  Jirachi (ジラーチ) Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 70 0385Jirachi.png
Type:
SteelIC.png PsychicIC.png
Ability: Serene Grace
Held item: Comet Shard Comet Shard
ID: 030719
OT: ネガイボシ
Met: a 2022 Pokémon Movie (fateful encounter)
Nature: Timid
Ribbon: Wishing Ribbon Wishing Ribbon
Meteor Mash
Steel icon PE.pngSteel PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Psychic
Psychic icon PE.pngPsychic SpecialIC SwSh.png
Rest
Psychic icon PE.pngPsychic StatusIC SwSh.png
Wish
Normal icon PE.pngNormal StatusIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Serial Code hide August 19 to September 30, 2022
This Pokémon can be redeemed multiple times per save file by using differing valid serial codes.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is Japanese in origin, regardless of the language of the game.

Alto Mare Latias

Wonder Card 142 | アルトマーレ's Latias Gift
#0380  Latias (ラティアス) Female icon HOME.png Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 70 0380Latias.png
Type:
DragonIC.png PsychicIC.png
Ability: Levitate
Held item: Soul Dew Soul Dew
ID: 020713
OT: アルトマーレ
Met: a 2022 Pokémon Movie (fateful encounter)
Nature: Bashful
Ribbon: Wishing Ribbon Wishing Ribbon
Mist Ball
Psychic icon PE.pngPsychic SpecialIC SwSh.png
Dragon Pulse
Dragon icon PE.pngDragon SpecialIC SwSh.png
Dive
Water icon PE.pngWater PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Sweet Kiss
Fairy icon PE.pngFairy StatusIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Serial Code hide August 11 to September 30, 2022
This Pokémon can be redeemed multiple times per save file by using differing valid serial codes.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is Japanese in origin, regardless of the language of the game.

Ash's World Cap Pikachu

Wonder Card 145 | サトシ's Pikachu Gift
#0025  Pikachu (ピカチュウ)
World Cap
Male icon HOME.png Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Poké Ball HOME.png Level 80 0025Pikachu-World Cap.png
Type:
ElectricIC.png NormalIC.png
Ability: Static
Held item: Light Ball Light Ball
ID: 970401
OT: サトシ
Met: a 2022 Pokémon Movie (fateful encounter)
Nature: Hardy
Ribbon: Alola Champion Ribbon Alola Champion Ribbon
Thunderbolt
Electric icon PE.pngElectric SpecialIC SwSh.png
Quick Attack
Normal icon PE.pngNormal PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Iron Tail
Steel icon PE.pngSteel PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Electroweb
Electric icon PE.pngElectric SpecialIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Serial Code hide August 11 to September 30, 2022
This Pokémon can be redeemed multiple times per save file by using differing valid serial codes.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is Japanese in origin, regardless of the language of the game.

Eric Rios's East Sea Gastrodon

This Pokémon was distributed via password from June 24 to 27, 2022 in commemoration of the 2022 North American Video Game Championships, based on the Gastrodon used by Eric Rios in the 2022 European Video Game Championships. The password was revealed on its official live stream. This Gastrodon has 31 IVs in HP, Defense, Special Attack, and Special Defense and 0 IVs in the other two stats, as well as 188 EVs in Special Defense, 180 in HP and 140 in Defense.

Wonder Card 524 | Eric's Gastrodon Gift
#0423  Gastrodon (Gastrodon)
East Sea
Female icon HOME.png Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 10
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 50 423Gastrodon-East.png
Type:
WaterIC.png GroundIC.png
Ability: Storm Drain
Held item: Leftovers Leftovers
ID: 220624
OT: Eric
Met: a Battle Competition (fateful encounter)
Nature: Sassy
Ribbon: Battle Champion Ribbon Battle Champion Ribbon
Earth Power
Ground icon PE.pngGround SpecialIC SwSh.png
Ice Beam
Ice icon PE.pngIce SpecialIC SwSh.png
Yawn
Normal icon PE.pngNormal StatusIC SwSh.png
Protect
Normal icon PE.pngNormal StatusIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Password: ER1CSGASTR0D0N hide June 24 to 27, 2022
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is Spanish in origin, regardless of the language of the game.

Jirawiwat Thitasiri's Clefairy

This Pokémon was distributed via password from June 18 until June 19, 2022 at 15:59 (UTC) in commemoration of the Pokémon Championships 2021-22 Singapore, based on the Shiny Clefairy used by Jirawiwat Thitasiri in the Pokémon Asia Players Cup 2021. The password was revealed on its official Pokémon Singapore Facebook page on June 18, 2022 at 5:00 (UTC) though it had already been guessed several hours earlier. This Clefairy has 31 IVs in every stat except for Attack where it has 0. as well as 252 EVs in HP and Defense as well as 4 in and Special Defense.

A bug involving Clefairy's nickname occurs if the serial code is redeemed on a Korean language game. Clefairy's origin language is set to English, but it is set to have no nickname, causing the game to assign it Clefairy's species name in Korean. Since its nickname contains characters not present in the font used for English text, Clefairy's nickname will display as "??" when redeemed in this language.

Wonder Card 141 | Jirawiwat's Clefairy Gift
#0035  Clefairy ShinyVIIIStar.png Female icon HOME.png Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 10
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 50 HOME035 s.png
Type:
FairyIC.png NormalIC.png
Ability: Friend Guard
Held item: Eviolite Eviolite
ID: 220618
OT: Jirawiwat
Met: a Battle Competition (fateful encounter)
Nature: Bold
Ribbon: Battle Champion Ribbon Battle Champion Ribbon
Follow Me
Normal icon PE.pngNormal StatusIC SwSh.png
Icy Wind
Ice icon PE.pngIce SpecialIC SwSh.png
Helping Hand
Normal icon PE.pngNormal StatusIC SwSh.png
Protect
Normal icon PE.pngNormal StatusIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Password: APC2021CHAMP hide June 18 to 19, 2022
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is English in origin, regardless of the language of the game.

Kohei Fujida's Sableye

This Pokémon was distributed via password from June 11 to 12, 2022 in commemoration of the 2022 Pokémon Japan Championships, based on the Sableye used by Kohei Fujida in the 2021 Pokémon Japan Championships. The password was revealed on its official live stream. This Sableye has 31 IVs in every stat except for Special Attack, where it has 2 and Speed where it has 0. as well as 252 EVs in HP and Special Defense and 6 EVs in Defense.

Wonder Card 140 | コウ's Sableye Gift
#0302  Sableye (ヤミラミ) Female icon HOME.png Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 10
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 50 0302Sableye.png
Type:
DarkIC.png GhostIC.png
Ability: Prankster
Held item: Eject Button Eject Button
ID: 220611
OT: コウ
Met: a Battle Competition (fateful encounter)
Nature: Careful
Ribbon: Battle Champion Ribbon Battle Champion Ribbon
Fake Out
Normal icon PE.pngNormal PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Quash
Dark icon PE.pngDark StatusIC SwSh.png
Foul Play
Dark icon PE.pngDark PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Trick
Psychic icon PE.pngPsychic StatusIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Password: 21JAPANCHAMP10N hide June 11 to 12, 2022
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is Japanese in origin, regardless of the language of the game.

Wonseok Jung's Grimmsnarl

This Pokémon was distributed via password from June 11 to 12, 2022 in commemoration of the 2022 Korean Pokémon Trainers Cup, based on the Grimmsnarl used by Wonseok Jung in the 2021 Korean Pokémon Trainers Cup. The password was revealed on its official live stream. This Grimmsnarl has 31 IVs in every stat as well as 228 EVs in HP, 140 in Defense, 116 in Special Defense, 20 in Speed, and 4 in Attack.

Wonder Card 1027 | 정원석's Grimmsnarl Gift
#0861  Grimmsnarl (오롱털) Male icon HOME.png Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 10
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 50 0861Grimmsnarl.png
Type:
DarkIC.png FairyIC.png
Ability: Prankster
Held item: Eject Button Eject Button
ID: 220611
OT: 정원석
Met: a Battle Competition (fateful encounter)
Nature: Careful
Ribbon: Battle Champion Ribbon Battle Champion Ribbon
Spirit Break
Fairy icon PE.pngFairy PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Scary Face
Normal icon PE.pngNormal StatusIC SwSh.png
Trick
Psychic icon PE.pngPsychic StatusIC SwSh.png
Taunt
Dark icon PE.pngDark StatusIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Password: K0REACHAMP10N21 hide June 11 to 12, 2022
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is Korean in origin, regardless of the language of the game.

Marco Hemantha Kaludura Silva's Dracovish

This Pokémon was distributed via password from April 22 to 24, 2022 in commemoration of the 2022 European Video Game Championships, based on the Dracovish used by Marco Hemantha Kaludura Silva in the 2020 Oceania International Championships. The password was revealed on its official live stream. This Dracovish has 31 IVs in every stat as well as 252 EVs in Attack and Special Defense and 4 EVs in HP. This differs from the Dracovish used by Marco, which had 252 EVs in Speed and zero in Special Defense.[1]

Wonder Card 523 | Marco's Dracovish Gift
#0882  Dracovish (Dracovish) Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 10
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 50 0882Dracovish.png
Type:
WaterIC.png DragonIC.png
Ability: Strong Jaw
Held item: Choice Scarf Choice Scarf
ID: 220422
OT: Marco
Met: a Battle Competition (fateful encounter)
Nature: Adamant
Ribbon: Battle Champion Ribbon Battle Champion Ribbon
Fishious Rend
Water icon PE.pngWater PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Rock Slide
Rock icon PE.pngRock PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Crunch
Dark icon PE.pngDark PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Dragon Rush
Dragon icon PE.pngDragon PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Password: EU1C2022G1FT hide April 22 to 25, 2022
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is Italian in origin, regardless of the language of the game.

2022 International Challenge Shiny Galarian legendary birds

These Shiny Galarian Form of legendary birds Pokémon are set to be distributed to players who participate in a series of battle stadium tournaments. Players need to complete a minimum of 3 battles within a given tournament to receive the respective participation reward. The trainer names of these Pokémon reference the location that they patrol in the wild: Zapdos in the Wild Area, Moltres in the Isle of Armor and Articuno in the Crown Tundra.

  • Players who participate at "2022 International Challenge February" can receive Shiny Galarian Articuno.
    • The signup period ran from February 3 to 17, 2022 (UTC)
    • The tournament ran from February 18–20, 2022 (UTC)
    • Articuno claimable from February 21, 2022 (UTC)
  • Players who participate at "2022 International Challenge March" can receive Shiny Galarian Zapdos.
    • The signup period ran from February 24 to March 10, 2022 (UTC)
    • The tournament ran from March 11–13, 2022 (UTC)
    • Zapdos claimable from March 14, 2022 (UTC)
  • Players who participate at "2022 International Challenge April" can receive Shiny Galarian Moltres.
    • The signup period ran from March 31 to April 14, 2022 (UTC)
    • The tournament ran from April 15–17, 2022 (UTC)
    • Moltres claimable from April 18, 2022 (UTC)

Isle of Armor's Shiny Galarian Moltres

Wonder Card 1 | Shiny Moltres Gift
#0146  Moltres
Galarian Form
ShinyVIIIStar.png Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 70 HOME146G s.png
Type:
DarkIC.png FlyingIC.png
Ability: Berserk
Held item: None
ID: 220415
OT: Armor
Rüstung
Isolarmure
Armadura
I. Armatura
ヨロイ
갑옷섬
铠甲
鎧甲
Met: a lovely place (fateful encounter)
Nature: Random
Ribbon: Classic Ribbon Classic Ribbon
Fiery Wrath
Dark icon PE.pngDark SpecialIC SwSh.png
Hurricane
Flying icon PE.pngFlying SpecialIC SwSh.png
Sucker Punch
Dark icon PE.pngDark PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Nasty Plot
Dark icon PE.pngDark StatusIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Battle Stadium Rewards hide April 18, 2022 onwards
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is set to the same language as the game that received it.

Wild Area's Shiny Galarian Zapdos

Wonder Card 1 | Shiny Zapdos Gift
#0145  Zapdos
Galarian Form
ShinyVIIIStar.png Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 70 HOME145G s.png
Type:
FightingIC.png FlyingIC.png
Ability: Defiant
Held item: None
ID: 220311
OT: Wild
Natur
Sauvage
Silvestre
T. Selvagg
ワイルド
와일드에리어
旷野
曠野
Met: a lovely place (fateful encounter)
Nature: Random
Ribbon: Classic Ribbon Classic Ribbon
Thunderous Kick
Fighting icon PE.pngFighting PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Drill Peck
Flying icon PE.pngFlying PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Reversal
Fighting icon PE.pngFighting PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Focus Energy
Normal icon PE.pngNormal StatusIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Battle Stadium Rewards hide March 14, 2022 onwards
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is set to the same language as the game that received it.

Crown Tundra's Shiny Galarian Articuno

Wonder Card 1 | Shiny Articuno Gift
#0144  Articuno
Galarian Form
ShinyVIIIStar.png Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 70 HOME144G s.png
Type:
PsychicIC.png FlyingIC.png
Ability: Competitive
Held item: None
ID: 220218
OT: Crown
Krone
Couronneige
Corona
L. Corona
カンムリ
왕관설원
王冠
Met: a lovely place (fateful encounter)
Nature: Random
Ribbon: Classic Ribbon Classic Ribbon
Freezing Glare
Psychic icon PE.pngPsychic SpecialIC SwSh.png
Hurricane
Flying icon PE.pngFlying SpecialIC SwSh.png
Psycho Cut
Psychic icon PE.pngPsychic PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Psycho Shift
Psychic icon PE.pngPsychic StatusIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Battle Stadium Rewards hide February 21, 2022 onwards
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is set to the same language as the game that received it.

Pokémon Center Birthday Happiny

This Happiny is being distributed via serial code to players of all Generation VIII games at Pokémon Center stores across Japan and Singapore if they visit during the month of their birthday, but only if they provide proof of their date of birth and Nintendo Switch. The codes are being distributed from November 1, 2021 to October 31, 2022. Players can use these codes in Pokémon Sword, Shield, Brilliant Diamond, Shining Pearl, or Legends: Arceus; the codes are single use, but valid in any of the aforementioned games. This Pokémon has Japanese tags unless redeemed in an English game.

Wonder Card 138 | Happy Birthday!
#0440  Happiny (Happiny / ピンプク) Female icon HOME.png Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 5 0440Happiny.png
Type:
NormalIC.png NormalIC.png
Ability: Friend Guard
Held item: None
ID: 211101
OT: Poké Center
ポケセン
Met: a Pokémon Center (fateful encounter)
Nature: Hardy
Ribbon: Birthday Ribbon Birthday Ribbon
Present
Normal icon PE.pngNormal PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Sweet Kiss
Fairy icon PE.pngFairy StatusIC SwSh.png
Disarming Voice
Fairy icon PE.pngFairy SpecialIC SwSh.png
Charm
Fairy icon PE.pngFairy StatusIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Serial Code hide November 1, 2021 to January 31, 2023
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is either English or Japanese in origin, depending on the language of the game.

Leonardo Bonanomi's Gigantamax Charizard

This Pokémon was distributed via password from October 31 to November 3, 2021 in commemoration of the Global Exhibition tournament, based on the Charizard used by Leonardo Bonanomi. The password was revealed on its official live stream. All of its IVs are fixed at 31, except Attack which is 0.

Wonder Card 522 | Leonardo's Charizard Gift
#0006  Charizard (Charizard) Dynamax icon.png  Male icon HOME.png Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 10
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 100 0006Charizard.png
Type:
FireIC.png FlyingIC.png
Ability: Solar Power
Held item: Life Orb Life Orb
ID: 211031
OT: Leonardo
Met: a Battle Competition (fateful encounter)
Nature: Timid
Ribbon: Battle Champion Ribbon Battle Champion Ribbon
Heat Wave
Fire icon PE.pngFire SpecialIC SwSh.png
Blast Burn
Fire icon PE.pngFire SpecialIC SwSh.png
Hurricane
Flying icon PE.pngFlying SpecialIC SwSh.png
Protect
Normal icon PE.pngNormal StatusIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Password: GL0BALCHAMP2021 hide October 31 to November 3, 2021
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is Italian in origin, regardless of the language of the game.

Shiny legendary heroes

Promotional Artwork of Shiny Zamazenta by Hitoshi Ariga[2]
Promotional Artwork of Shiny Zacian by Hitoshi Ariga[2]
Japanese promo for Shiny legendary heroes
Korean promo for Shiny legendary heroes
North American promo for Shiny legendary heroes

These Shiny Pokémon were distributed to players of various countries who inserted a serial code that was given away at various locations. Both have perfect 31 IVs in all stats except Special Attack, which is instead 30. These Pokémon were distributed between October 22, 2021 and February 22, 2022 with specific dates varying by region. Owing to the server-side Wonder Cards being accidentally repealed, it was not possible to redeem these Pokémon for four days between February 3 and 7, 2022.

In Western language games, Zacian has the Original Trainer of Lancer, whereas Zamazenta has the Original Trainer of Arthur. This is a reference to Arthurian Legends upon which both Pokémon are derived from, Namely King Arthur and Sir Lancelot. In Asian Language games, the original trainer is a localised form of "Galar".

Outside of South Korea, Players of Pokémon Sword can receive Shiny Zamazenta, while players of Pokémon Shield can receive Shiny Zacian. Codes obtained from the South Korean distribution can be redeemed in either game. It is possible to redeem both Zacian and Zamazenta on the same game. Each Pokémon is only obtainable once per save file regardless of code origin.

In Asia (Outside of South Korea), the codes were distributed from October 22 to November 18, 2021. The codes could be redeemed until November 25, 2021.

In South Korea, the codes were given away by pre-ordering Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl, or the Double Pack of Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl. The codes could be redeemed from November 19 to December 31, 2021.

In the United States, Shiny Zacian was distributed from October 22 to November 11. In Canada, it was distributed from October 22 to November 4. Meanwhile, Shiny Zamazenta was distributed from November 12 to 26 in the United States, and November 5 to 18 in Canada. In Australia and New Zealand, both Pokémon were distributed from November 19. The codes could be redeemed until January 31, 2022.

In Europe, the codes were distributed from October 22 to November 18, 2021. The codes were advertised to expire on December 31, 2021, February 12, 2022 or February 22, 2022 depending on the country. Despite the difference in advertised expiry dates, all European codes used the same code prefixes regardless of the distributing country, and as such were made valid until February 22, 2022, even if the advertised expiry date was earlier.

Arthur's Shiny Zamazenta

Wonder Card 1640 | Shiny Zamazenta Gift
#0889  Zamazenta
Hero of Many Battles
ShinyVIIIStar.png Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 100 HOME889 s.png
Type:
FightingIC.png NormalIC.png
Ability: Dauntless Shield
Held item: Rusted Shield Rusted Shield
ID: 211022
OT: Arthur
ガラル
가라르
伽勒尔
伽勒爾
Met: a lovely place (fateful encounter)
Nature: Adamant
Ribbon: Classic Ribbon Classic Ribbon
Iron Head
Steel icon PE.pngSteel PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Close Combat
Fighting icon PE.pngFighting PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Iron Defense
Steel icon PE.pngSteel StatusIC SwSh.png
Wide Guard
Rock icon PE.pngRock StatusIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
Sw Serial Code (A & J codes) hide October 22 to November 25, 2021
Sw Serial Code (E codes) hide October 22, 2021 to February 3, 2022
February 7 to 22, 2022
Sw Serial Code (U codes) hide November 5, 2021 to January 31, 2022
SwSh Serial Code (K codes) hide November 19 to December 31, 2021
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is set to the same language as the game that received it.

Lancer's Shiny Zacian

Wonder Card 1639 | Shiny Zacian Gift
#0888  Zacian
Hero of Many Battles
ShinyVIIIStar.png Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 100 HOME888 s.png
Type:
FairyIC.png NormalIC.png
Ability: Intrepid Sword
Held item: Rusted Sword Rusted Sword
ID: 211022
OT: Lancer
ガラル
가라르
伽勒尔
伽勒爾
Met: a lovely place (fateful encounter)
Nature: Adamant
Ribbon: Classic Ribbon Classic Ribbon
Iron Head
Steel icon PE.pngSteel PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Play Rough
Fairy icon PE.pngFairy PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Swords Dance
Normal icon PE.pngNormal StatusIC SwSh.png
Sacred Sword
Fighting icon PE.pngFighting PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
Sh Serial Code (A & J codes) hide October 22 to November 25, 2021
Sh Serial Code (E codes) hide October 22, 2021 to February 3, 2022
February 7 to 22, 2022
Sh Serial Code (U codes) hide October 22, 2021 to January 31, 2022
SwSh Serial Code (K codes) hide November 19 to December 31, 2021
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is set to the same language as the game that received it.
Serial Code locations and dates
Country Location Distribution Dates Advertised Expiry Dates
Australia EB Games stores November 19, 2021 until supplies ran out January 31, 2022
Austria GameStop and Proshop online and stores October 22 to November 18, 2021 December 31, 2021
Belgium Game Mania online and stores October 22 to November 18, 2021 February 12, 2022
Canada GameStop stores October 22 to November 4, 2021*
November 5 to November 18, 2021*
January 31, 2022
Czech Republic JRC Czech and Xzone online October 22 to November 18, 2021 February 12, 2022
Denmark happii, Merlin, Nintendopusheren, Proshop and Spel & Sånt online and stores October 22 to November 18, 2021 February 12, 2022
NØRDCON 2021 October 23 and 24, 2021 February 12, 2022
Finland Proshop and Spel & Sånt online October 22 to November 18, 2021 February 12, 2022
France Micromania-Zing online October 22 to November 18, 2021 February 12, 2022
Germany GameStop and Proshop online and stores October 22 to November 18, 2021 December 31, 2021
Hong Kong 1O1O Center and csl stores October 22 to November 18, 2021 November 25, 2021
Hungary Konzolkiraly and PlatinumShop online and stores October 22 to November 18, 2021 February 12, 2022
Ireland GameStop online October 22 to November 18, 2021 February 12, 2022
Israel Nintendo Israel online October 22 to November 18, 2021 February 12, 2022
Italy GameStop online October 22 to November 18, 2021 December 31, 2021
Japan Video game stores nationwide October 22 to November 18, 2021 November 25, 2021
Malaysia Various video game stores October 22 to November 18, 2021 November 25, 2021
Netherlands Game Mania and Proshop online and stores October 22 to November 18, 2021 February 12, 2022
Norway Proshop and Spel & Sånt online October 22 to November 18, 2021 February 12, 2022
Philippines Various video game stores October 22 to November 18, 2021 November 25, 2021
Poland konsoleigry.pl and Proshop online October 22 to November 18, 2021 February 12, 2022
Portugal GamingReplay and Trilogy Game Store online October 26 to November 18, 2021 ?
Russia Send an email to [email protected] October 22 to November 18, 2021 February 22, 2022
Singapore Various video game stores October 22 to November 18, 2021 November 25, 2021
Slovakia BRLOH and Xzone online October 22 to November 18, 2021 February 12, 2022
South Africa Send an email to Nintendo South Africa Distributor October 22 to November 18, 2021 February 12, 2022
South Korea Pre-order Brilliant Diamond or Shining Pearl, or the Double Pack of Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl November 19, 2021 until supplies ran out December 31, 2021
Spain Carrefour, Fnac and GAME online and stores October 22 to November 18, 2021 February 22, 2022
Sweden Proshop and Spel & Sånt online October 22 to November 18, 2021 February 12, 2022
Switzerland BRACK.CH, GameStop and Softridge online and stores October 22 to November 18, 2021 February 12, 2022
Taiwan 7-eleven stores October 22 to November 18, 2021 November 25, 2021
Thailand Various video game stores October 22 to November 18, 2021 November 25, 2021
United Kingdom GAME online and stores October 22 to November 18, 2021 February 12, 2022
United States GameStop stores October 22 to November 11, 2021*
November 12 to November 26, 2021*
January 31, 2022

International Jungle Pokémon

Dada Zarude Promotional Artwork
Shiny Celebi Promotional Artwork

These Pokémon were distributed to players who entered a serial code included in the Pokémon Trainer Club newsletter on October 7, 2021. Players needed to sign up for the Pokémon Trainer Club newsletter and opt-in to email marketing by September 25, 2021. They included a Shiny Celebi and a Dada Zarude. The codes expired on December 31, 2021.

Dada Zarude

Wonder Card 521 | Mythical Pokémon Zarude Gift
#0893  Zarude
Dada
Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 70 893Zarude-Dada.png
Type:
DarkIC.png GrassIC.png
Ability: Leaf Guard
Held item: Choice Scarf Choice Scarf
ID: 211006
OT: Jungle
Dschungel
Selva
Giungla
オコヤのもり
정글
丛林
叢林
Met: a Pokémon Movie (fateful encounter)
Nature: Adamant
Ribbon: Wishing Ribbon Wishing Ribbon
Jungle Healing
Grass icon PE.pngGrass StatusIC SwSh.png
Hammer Arm
Fighting icon PE.pngFighting PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Power Whip
Grass icon PE.pngGrass PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Energy Ball
Grass icon PE.pngGrass SpecialIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Serial Code hide October 7 to December 31, 2021
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is set to the same language as the game that received it.

Celebi

Wonder Card 520 | Mythical Pokémon Celebi Gift
#0251  Celebi ShinyVIIIStar.png Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 60 HOME251 s.png
Type:
PsychicIC.png GrassIC.png
Ability: Natural Cure
Held item: Lucky Egg Lucky Egg
ID: 211006
OT: Jungle
Dschungel
Selva
Giungla
オコヤのもり
정글
丛林
叢林
Met: a Pokémon Movie (fateful encounter)
Nature: Quirky
Ribbon: Wishing Ribbon Wishing Ribbon
Magical Leaf
Grass icon PE.pngGrass SpecialIC SwSh.png
Future Sight
Psychic icon PE.pngPsychic SpecialIC SwSh.png
Life Dew
Water icon PE.pngWater StatusIC SwSh.png
Heal Bell
Normal icon PE.pngNormal StatusIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Serial Code hide October 7 to December 31, 2021
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is set to the same language as the game that received it.

Korean Jungle Pokémon

These Pokémon were distributed to players who preordered tickets to the twenty-third movie, Secrets of the Jungle. They included a Shiny Celebi, a regular Zarude and a Dada Zarude. Multiple redemptions of these Pokémon are allowed on a single game, provided the player had preordered multiple tickets and consequently had multiple serial codes.

Dada Zarude

Wonder Card 1026 | Mythical Pokémon Zarude Gift
#0893  Zarude
Dada
Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 70 893Zarude-Dada.png
Type:
DarkIC.png GrassIC.png
Ability: Leaf Guard
Held item: Choice Scarf Choice Scarf
ID: 210915
OT: Jungle
Dschungel
Selva
Giungla
オコヤのもり
정글
丛林
叢林
Met: a Pokémon Movie (fateful encounter)
Nature: Adamant
Ribbon: Wishing Ribbon Wishing Ribbon
Jungle Healing
Grass icon PE.pngGrass StatusIC SwSh.png
Hammer Arm
Fighting icon PE.pngFighting PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Power Whip
Grass icon PE.pngGrass PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Energy Ball
Grass icon PE.pngGrass SpecialIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Serial Code hide September 15 to November 30, 2021
This Pokémon can be redeemed multiple times per save file by using differing valid serial codes.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is set to the same language as the game that received it.

Zarude

Wonder Card 1025 | Mythical Pokémon Zarude Gift
#0893  Zarude Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 60 893Zarude.png
Type:
DarkIC.png GrassIC.png
Ability: Leaf Guard
Held item: Leftovers Leftovers
ID: 210915
OT: Jungle
Dschungel
Selva
Giungla
オコヤのもり
정글
丛林
叢林
Met: a Pokémon Movie (fateful encounter)
Nature: Sassy
Ribbon: Wishing Ribbon Wishing Ribbon
Close Combat
Fighting icon PE.pngFighting PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Power Whip
Grass icon PE.pngGrass PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Swagger
Normal icon PE.pngNormal StatusIC SwSh.png
Snarl
Dark icon PE.pngDark SpecialIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Serial Code hide September 15 to November 30, 2021
This Pokémon can be redeemed multiple times per save file by using differing valid serial codes.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is set to the same language as the game that received it.

Celebi

Wonder Card 1024 | Mythical Pokémon Celebi Gift
#0251  Celebi ShinyVIIIStar.png Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 60 HOME251 s.png
Type:
PsychicIC.png GrassIC.png
Ability: Natural Cure
Held item: Lucky Egg Lucky Egg
ID: 210915
OT: Jungle
Dschungel
Selva
Giungla
オコヤのもり
정글
丛林
叢林
Met: a Pokémon Movie (fateful encounter)
Nature: Quirky
Ribbon: Wishing Ribbon Wishing Ribbon
Magical Leaf
Grass icon PE.pngGrass SpecialIC SwSh.png
Future Sight
Psychic icon PE.pngPsychic SpecialIC SwSh.png
Life Dew
Water icon PE.pngWater StatusIC SwSh.png
Heal Bell
Normal icon PE.pngNormal StatusIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Serial Code hide September 15 to November 30, 2021
This Pokémon can be redeemed multiple times per save file by using differing valid serial codes.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is set to the same language as the game that received it.

Jeong Sang-yoon's Porygon-Z

This Pokémon was distributed via password from August 21 to 22, 2021 in commemoration of the Korean Pokémon Trainers Cup 2021 tournament, based on the Porygon-Z used by Jeong Sang-yoon. The password was revealed on its official live stream.

Its IVs are all 31, except Attack, which is 0. It also has maximum EVs invested into Special Attack and Speed.

Wonder Card 1023 | 정상윤's Porygon-Z Gift
#0474  Porygon-Z (폴리곤Z) Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 10
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 50 0474Porygon-Z.png
Type:
NormalIC.png NormalIC.png
Ability: Adaptability
Held item: Silk Scarf Silk Scarf
ID: 210807
OT: 정상윤
Met: a Battle Competition (fateful encounter)
Nature: Timid
Ribbon: Battle Champion Ribbon Battle Champion Ribbon
Hyper Beam
Normal icon PE.pngNormal SpecialIC SwSh.png
Thunderbolt
Electric icon PE.pngElectric SpecialIC SwSh.png
Dark Pulse
Dark icon PE.pngDark SpecialIC SwSh.png
Nasty Plot
Dark icon PE.pngDark StatusIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Password: 1STPTCCHAMP hide August 21 to 22, 2021
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is Korean in origin, regardless of the language of the game.

Wolfe Glick's Gigantamax Coalossal

This Pokémon was distributed via password from August 14 to 16, 2021 in commemoration of the Players Cup Invitational tournament, based on the Coalossal used by Wolfe Glick. The password was revealed on its official live stream. All of its IVs are fixed at 31, except Attack which is 0.

Wonder Card 514 | Coalossal Gift
#0839  Coalossal (Coalossal) Dynamax icon.png  Female icon HOME.png Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 10
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 50 0839Coalossal.png
Type:
RockIC.png FireIC.png
Ability: Steam Engine
Held item: Weakness Policy Weakness Policy
ID: 210813
OT: Wolfe
Met: a lovely place (fateful encounter)
Nature: Modest
Ribbon: Battle Champion Ribbon Battle Champion Ribbon
Protect
Normal icon PE.pngNormal StatusIC SwSh.png
Meteor Beam
Rock icon PE.pngRock SpecialIC SwSh.png
Heat Wave
Fire icon PE.pngFire SpecialIC SwSh.png
Solar Beam
Grass icon PE.pngGrass SpecialIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Password: V1CT0RYENG1NE25 hide August 14 to 16, 2021
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is English in origin, regardless of the language of the game.

Kohei Sakurai's Torkoal

This Pokémon was distributed via password from July 18 to 19, 2021 in commemoration of the Japan National Championships 2021 tournament, based on the Torkoal used by Kohei Sakurai in the Japan National Championships 2020 Masters Division. The password was revealed on its official live stream. It has a fixed 31 IVs in HP, Defense, Special Attack, and Special Defense, 12 IVs in Attack, and 0 IVs in Speed.

Wonder Card 137 | クララ's Torkoal Gift
#0324  Torkoal (コータス) Male icon HOME.png Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 10
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 50 0324Torkoal.png
Type:
FireIC.png NormalIC.png
Ability: Drought
Held item: Sitrus Berry Sitrus Berry
ID: 210718
OT: クララ
Met: a Battle Competition (fateful encounter)
Nature: Bold
Ribbon: Battle Champion Ribbon Battle Champion Ribbon
Burning Jealousy
Fire icon PE.pngFire SpecialIC SwSh.png
Body Press
Fighting icon PE.pngFighting PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Yawn
Normal icon PE.pngNormal StatusIC SwSh.png
Protect
Normal icon PE.pngNormal StatusIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Password: PJCS2020CHAMP hide July 18 to 19, 2021
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is Japanese in origin, regardless of the language of the game.

Pokémon HOME Gigantamax Factor Kanto Starters

These Gigantamax Factor Bulbasaur and Squirtle were released in conjunction of the release of version 1.4.0 for the mobile version of Pokémon HOME. They were available from June 17 to 30, 2021 and have 30 IVs in all their stats. A near-identical distribution was held in Pokémon HOME at the same time.

Bulbasaur

Wonder Card 1641 | Bulbasaur Gift
#0001  Bulbasaur Dynamax icon.png  Male icon HOME.png Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 14 0001Bulbasaur.png
Type:
GrassIC.png PoisonIC.png
Ability: Overgrow
Held item: None
ID: 210601
OT: HOME
Met: a lovely place (fateful encounter)
Nature: Bold
Ribbon: Premier Ribbon Premier Ribbon
Vine Whip
Grass icon PE.pngGrass PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Growth
Normal icon PE.pngNormal StatusIC SwSh.png
Leech Seed
Grass icon PE.pngGrass StatusIC SwSh.png
Razor Leaf
Grass icon PE.pngGrass PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Internet hide June 17 to 30, 2021
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is set to the same language as the game that received it.

Squirtle

Wonder Card 1642 | Squirtle Gift
#0007  Squirtle Dynamax icon.png  Male icon HOME.png Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 14 0007Squirtle.png
Type:
WaterIC.png NormalIC.png
Ability: Torrent
Held item: None
ID: 210601
OT: HOME
Met: a lovely place (fateful encounter)
Nature: Modest
Ribbon: Premier Ribbon Premier Ribbon
Water Gun
Water icon PE.pngWater SpecialIC SwSh.png
Withdraw
Water icon PE.pngWater StatusIC SwSh.png
Rapid Spin
Normal icon PE.pngNormal PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Bite
Dark icon PE.pngDark PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Internet hide June 17 to 30, 2021
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is set to the same language as the game that received it.

Pokémon Adventure 25 Pokémon

These Pokémon were distributed to players in South Korea during the "Pokémon Adventure, Catch the Mythical Pokémon!" (Korean: 포켓몬 어드벤처, 환상의 포켓몬을 잡아라!) campaign that ran from April 26 to September 30, 2021. Players could earn points by buying participating Pokémon merchandise, which could then be used to exchange for serial codes on the official website. This was similar to the "Mythical Pokémon Get Challenge" that had previously run in Japan in 2020.

The number of points entered determined what type of serial code was received; one point resulted in a Genesect code, five resulted in ten Dynite Ores code, ten resulted in a Poké Ball Set 1 (Fast Ball, Level Ball, and Love Ball) code, 13 resulted in a Volcanion code, 16 resulted in ten Dynite Ores code, 20 resulted in a Poké Ball Set 2 (Moon Ball, Heavy Ball, Friend Ball, and Lure Ball) code, 23 resulted in a Marshadow code, 27 resulted in a Poké Ball Set 3 (Safari Ball and Sport Ball) code, and 30 points resulted in a Master Ball code.

Genesect

Wonder Card 1012 | Mythical Pokémon Genesect Gift
#0649  Genesect (게노세크트) Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 60 0649Genesect.png
Type:
BugIC.png SteelIC.png
Ability: Download
Held item: None
ID: 210426
OT: 어드벤처
Met: a lovely place (fateful encounter)
Nature: Random
Ribbon: Classic Ribbon Classic Ribbon
Techno Blast
Normal icon PE.pngNormal SpecialIC SwSh.png
X-Scissor
Bug icon PE.pngBug PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Metal Claw
Steel icon PE.pngSteel PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Fell Stinger
Bug icon PE.pngBug PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Serial Code hide April 26 to October 31, 2021
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is Korean in origin, regardless of the language of the game.

Volcanion

Wonder Card 1013 | Mythical Pokémon Volcanion Gift
#0721  Volcanion (볼케니온) Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 60 0721Volcanion.png
Type:
FireIC.png WaterIC.png
Ability: Water Absorb
Held item: None
ID: 210426
OT: 어드벤처
Met: a lovely place (fateful encounter)
Nature: Random
Ribbon: Classic Ribbon Classic Ribbon
Steam Eruption
Water icon PE.pngWater SpecialIC SwSh.png
Flare Blitz
Fire icon PE.pngFire PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Incinerate
Fire icon PE.pngFire SpecialIC SwSh.png
Haze
Ice icon PE.pngIce StatusIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Serial Code hide April 26 to October 31, 2021
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is Korean in origin, regardless of the language of the game.

Marshadow

Wonder Card 1014 | Mythical Pokémon Marshadow Gift
#0802  Marshadow (마샤도) Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 60 0802Marshadow.png
Type:
GhostIC.png FightingIC.png
Ability: Technician
Held item: None
ID: 210426
OT: 어드벤처
Met: a lovely place (fateful encounter)
Nature: Random
Ribbon: Classic Ribbon Classic Ribbon
Spectral Thief
Ghost icon PE.pngGhost PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Drain Punch
Fighting icon PE.pngFighting PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Force Palm
Fighting icon PE.pngFighting PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Shadow Sneak
Ghost icon PE.pngGhost PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Serial Code hide April 26 to October 31, 2021
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is Korean in origin, regardless of the language of the game.

Game Freak's Singing Pikachu

This Pikachu knowing Sing was distributed to players via password from February 25 to March 25, 2021 to commemorate the Pokémon 25th Anniversary.

Wonder Card 1636 | Pikachu with Sing Gift
#0025  Pikachu Male icon HOME.png / Female icon HOME.png Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 25 025Pikachu.png
Type:
ElectricIC.png NormalIC.png
Ability: Lightning Rod
Held item: Light Ball Light Ball
ID: 210227
OT: GF
Met: a lovely place (fateful encounter)
Nature: Random
Ribbon: Souvenir Ribbon Souvenir Ribbon
Sing
Normal icon PE.pngNormal StatusIC SwSh.png
Encore
Normal icon PE.pngNormal StatusIC SwSh.png
Celebrate
Normal icon PE.pngNormal StatusIC SwSh.png
Electro Ball
Electric icon PE.pngElectric SpecialIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Password: P25MUS1C hide February 25 to March 25, 2021
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is set to the same language as the game that received it.

Rock Star Shiny Toxtricity

Australian code card

This Shiny Pokémon was distributed to promote the Shining Fates set of the Pokémon TCG, a set that features Shiny reprints of old Sword & Shield Series cards, two of which feature Shiny Amped Form Toxtricity. All codes expired on June 30, 2021.

Wonder Card 509 | Shiny Toxtricity Gift
#0849  Toxtricity
Amped Form
ShinyVIIIStar.png Male icon HOME.png / Female icon HOME.png Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 50 HOME849 s.png
Type:
ElectricIC.png PoisonIC.png
Ability: Punk Rock
Held item: Throat Spray Throat Spray
ID: 210219
OT: Rock Star
Met: a lovely place (fateful encounter)
Nature: Rash
Ribbon: Classic Ribbon Classic Ribbon
Overdrive
Electric icon PE.pngElectric SpecialIC SwSh.png
Sludge Wave
Poison icon PE.pngPoison SpecialIC SwSh.png
Boomburst
Normal icon PE.pngNormal SpecialIC SwSh.png
Rising Voltage
Electric icon PE.pngElectric SpecialIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Serial Code hide February 19 to June 30, 2021
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is set to the same language as the game that received it.
Serial Code locations and dates
Country Location Code Distribution Dates
Australia EB Games stores February 19 to March 18, 2021
Austria GameStop online February 19 to March 19, 2021
Belgium Game Mania online February 19 to March 19, 2021
Canada EB Games stores February 19 to March 18, 2021
France Micromania-Zing online February 19 to March 19, 2021
Germany GameStop online February 19 to March 19, 2021
Italy GameStop online February 19 to March 19, 2021
Netherlands Game Mania online February 19 to March 19, 2021
New Zealand EB Games stores February 19 to March 18, 2021
Switzerland GameStop online February 19 to March 19, 2021
Spain GAME online February 26 to March 19, 2021
United States GameStop stores (via Pokémon Pass) February 19 to March 18, 2021

KIBO's Pikachu

This Pikachu was released during the official Pokémon stream of the first sunrise of the year 2021, as seen from the International Space Station. Its OT is named after the Japanese ISS Module KIBO. It was available from December 31, 2020 to January 15, 2021.

Wonder Card 1635 | KIBO's Pikachu Gift
#0025  Pikachu Male icon HOME.png Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 21 0025Pikachu.png
Type:
ElectricIC.png NormalIC.png
Ability: Static
Held item: Comet Shard Comet Shard
ID: 210101
OT: KIBO
Met: a lovely place (fateful encounter)
Nature: Brave
Ribbon: Special Ribbon Special Ribbon
Thunderbolt
Electric icon PE.pngElectric SpecialIC SwSh.png
Swift
Normal icon PE.pngNormal SpecialIC SwSh.png
Wish
Normal icon PE.pngNormal StatusIC SwSh.png
Celebrate
Normal icon PE.pngNormal StatusIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Internet hide December 31, 2020 to January 15, 2021
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is set to the same language as the game that received it.

Mister Donut's Chansey

This Chansey was distributed to players who spent 1000 Yen at Mister Donut in Japan from December 4, 2020.

Wonder Card 124 | ミスド's Chansey Gift
#0113  Chansey (ラッキー) Female icon HOME.png Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 7 0113Chansey.png
Type:
NormalIC.png NormalIC.png
Ability: Natural Cure or Serene Grace
Held item: Lucky Egg Lucky Egg
ID: 201204
OT: ミスド
Met: a lovely place (fateful encounter)
Nature: Random
Ribbon: Classic Ribbon Classic Ribbon
Present
Normal icon PE.pngNormal PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Sweet Kiss
Fairy icon PE.pngFairy StatusIC SwSh.png
Charm
Fairy icon PE.pngFairy StatusIC SwSh.png
Soft-Boiled
Normal icon PE.pngNormal StatusIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Serial Code hide December 4, 2020 to February 5, 2021
This Pokémon can be redeemed multiple times per save file by using differing valid serial codes.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is Japanese in origin, regardless of the language of the game.

Pokémon Get Challenge 2020 Pokémon

Pokémon Scrap 2020 logo
Pokémon Scrap 2020 artwork

These Pokémon were distributed to players who entered the codes from the "Mythical Pokémon Get Challenge" (Japanese: 幻のポケモンゲットチャレンジ) onto the official site in exchange for a serial code. Pokémon Scraps could be found in participating types of Pokémon merchandise starting on November 20, 2020.

The number of codes entered determined what type of serial code was received; one Pokémon Scrap resulted in a Genesect code, five resulted in a code for ten pieces of Dynite Ore, ten resulted in a code for Poké Ball Set 1 (consisting of a Fast Ball, a Level Ball, and a Love Ball), 13 resulted in a Volcanion code, 16 resulted in a code for ten pieces of Dynite Ore, 20 resulted in a code for Poké Ball Set 2 (consisting of a Moon Ball, a Heavy Ball, a Friend Ball, and a Lure Ball), 23 resulted in a Marshadow code, 27 resulted in a code for Poké Ball Set 3 (consisting of a Safari Ball and a Sport Ball), and 30 resulted in a Master Ball code. The serial codes could be redeemed from November 20, 2020 to April 30, 2021.

Genesect

Wonder Card 127 | Mythical Pokémon Genesect Gift
#0649  Genesect (ゲノセクト) Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 60 0649Genesect.png
Type:
BugIC.png SteelIC.png
Ability: Download
Held item: None
ID: 201120
OT: ゲッチャレ
Met: a lovely place (fateful encounter)
Nature: Random
Ribbon: Classic Ribbon Classic Ribbon
Techno Blast
Normal icon PE.pngNormal SpecialIC SwSh.png
X-Scissor
Bug icon PE.pngBug PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Metal Claw
Steel icon PE.pngSteel PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Fell Stinger
Bug icon PE.pngBug PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Serial Code hide November 20, 2020 to April 30, 2021
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is Japanese in origin, regardless of the language of the game.

Volcanion

Wonder Card 128 | Mythical Pokémon Volcanion Gift
#0721  Volcanion (ボルケニオン) Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 60 0721Volcanion.png
Type:
FireIC.png WaterIC.png
Ability: Water Absorb
Held item: None
ID: 201120
OT: ゲッチャレ
Met: a lovely place (fateful encounter)
Nature: Random
Ribbon: Classic Ribbon Classic Ribbon
Steam Eruption
Water icon PE.pngWater SpecialIC SwSh.png
Flare Blitz
Fire icon PE.pngFire PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Incinerate
Fire icon PE.pngFire SpecialIC SwSh.png
Haze
Ice icon PE.pngIce StatusIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Serial Code hide November 20, 2020 to April 30, 2021
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is Japanese in origin, regardless of the language of the game.

Marshadow

Wonder Card 129 | Mythical Pokémon Marshadow Gift
#0802  Marshadow (マーシャドー) Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 60 0802Marshadow.png
Type:
GhostIC.png FightingIC.png
Ability: Technician
Held item: None
ID: 201120
OT: ゲッチャレ
Met: a lovely place (fateful encounter)
Nature: Random
Ribbon: Classic Ribbon Classic Ribbon
Spectral Thief
Ghost icon PE.pngGhost PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Drain Punch
Fighting icon PE.pngFighting PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Force Palm
Fighting icon PE.pngFighting PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Shadow Sneak
Ghost icon PE.pngGhost PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Serial Code hide November 20, 2020 to April 30, 2021
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is Japanese in origin, regardless of the language of the game.

International Jungle Zarude

North America Serial code image from newsletter

This Pokémon was distributed to players who inserted a serial code that was either given away at various locations in select countries or the Pokémon Trainer Club newsletter. These codes all expired on March 31, 2021.

Wonder Card 507 | Mythical Pokémon Zarude Gift
#0893  Zarude Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Cherish Ball HOME.png Level 60 893Zarude.png
Type:
DarkIC.png GrassIC.png
Ability: Leaf Guard
Held item: Leftovers Leftovers
ID: 201113
OT: Jungle
Dschungel
Selva
Giungla
オコヤのもり
정글
丛林
叢林
Met: a lovely place (fateful encounter)
Nature: Sassy
Ribbon: Wishing Ribbon Wishing Ribbon
Close Combat
Fighting icon PE.pngFighting PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Power Whip
Grass icon PE.pngGrass PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Swagger
Normal icon PE.pngNormal StatusIC SwSh.png
Snarl
Dark icon PE.pngDark SpecialIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Serial Code hide November 13, 2020 to March 31, 2021
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is set to the same language as the game that received it.
Serial Code locations and dates
Country Location Code Distribution Dates
Australia Pokémon Trainer Club newsletter December 12, 2020
Austria GameStop online November 13 to December 13, 2020
Belgium Game Mania online November 13 to December 13, 2020
Canada Pokémon Trainer Club newsletter ?
Czech Republic JRC Czech's Facebook page November 13 to December 13, 2020
Denmark Spel & Sånt and Webhallen online November 13 to December 13, 2020
Europe* Pokémon Trainer Club newsletter January 2021
Finland Spel & Sånt and Webhallen online November 13 to December 13, 2020
France Micromania-Zing online November 13 to December 13, 2020
Germany GameStop online November 13 to December 13, 2020
Greece Nintendo CD Media's Facebook page November 30 to December 14, 2020
Hungary Game Park, Konzolkirály, Konzol Stúdió, PlayIT Store and PlatinumShop stores November 13 to December 13, 2020
Ireland GameStop online November 13 to December 13, 2020
Italy GameStop online November 13 to December 13, 2020
Latin America Pokémon Trainer Club newsletter December 11, 2020
Netherlands Game Mania online November 13 to December 13, 2020
New Zealand Pokémon Trainer Club newsletter December 12, 2020
Norway Spel & Sånt and Webhallen online November 13 to December 13, 2020
Poland Konsoleigry.pl, HDmarket.pl, Mad Games and Master Game online November 13 to December 13, 2020
Portugal Fnac stores November 13 to December 13, 2020
Russia Send an email to [email protected] November 13 to December 13, 2020
Slovakia BRLOH's Facebook page November 13 to December 13, 2020
Spain GAME online November 13 to December 13, 2020
Sweden Spel & Sånt and Webhallen online November 13 to December 13, 2020
Switzerland GameStop online November 13 to December 13, 2020
United Kingdom GAME stores November 13 to December 13, 2020
United States Pokémon Trainer Club newsletter December 11, 2020

Singapore Pokémon Center Birthday Milcery

These Milcery were distributed via serial code to players of Pokémon Sword and Shield at the Pokémon Center store located in the fourth floor of the Jewel mall at Changi Airport from November 6, 2020 until October 31, 2021 if they visited during the month of their birthday, but only if they provided proof of their date of birth and Nintendo Switch.

As both Pokémon share the same Wonder Card ID, only one of the two Milcery (either holding a Ribbon Sweet or a Star Sweet) could be redeemed on a single save file.

Japan Pokémon Center Birthday Milcery

These Milcery were distributed via serial code to players of Pokémon Sword and Shield at Pokémon Center stores and Pokémon Stores in Japan from November 1, 2020 until October 31, 2021, if they visited during the month of their birthday, but only if they provided proof of their date of birth and Nintendo Switch.

As both Pokémon share the same Wonder Card ID, only one of the two Milcery (either holding a Ribbon Sweet or a Star Sweet) could be redeemed on a single save file.

Before November 6, 2020, the Wonder Card did not set a nickname for Milcery, causing a bug if the serial code is redeemed on a Korean, Traditional Chinese, or Simplified Chinese language game. Milcery's origin language would be set to Japanese, but since it had no nickname, the game would assign it Milcery's species name in Korean/Traditional Chinese/Simplified Chinese. Since its nickname contains characters not present in the font used for Japanese text, Milcery's nickname would display as "???" on the save file. This was fixed by replacing the Wonder Card with another version with the same ID, that directly set Milcery's nickname to マホミル (Milcery's species name in Japanese).

Ash's Pikachu in a cap

All Pikachu in a cap were distributed via passwords through the official Pokémon website. All of these passwords expired on November 30, 2020, at 6:59 a.m. PST. Unlike previous distributions, these iterations of Ash's Pikachu all share the same moveset and can learn Volt Tackle from the Move Reminder.

World Cap

Wonder Card 1634 | Pikachu (World Cap) Gift
#0025  Pikachu
World Cap
Male icon HOME.png Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Poké Ball HOME.png Level 25 0025Pikachu-World Cap.png
Type:
ElectricIC.png NormalIC.png
Ability: Static
Held item: Light Ball Light Ball
ID: 201023
OT: Ash
Sacha
サトシ
지우
小智
Met: a Pokémon TV program (fateful encounter)
Nature: Hardy
Ribbon: Classic Ribbon Classic Ribbon
Thunderbolt
Electric icon PE.pngElectric SpecialIC SwSh.png
Quick Attack
Normal icon PE.pngNormal PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Iron Tail
Steel icon PE.pngSteel PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Electroweb
Electric icon PE.pngElectric SpecialIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Password: K1NP1KA1855 hide October 30 to November 30, 2020
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is set to the same language as the game that received it.

Alola Cap

Wonder Card 1632 | Pikachu (Alola Cap) Gift
#0025  Pikachu
Alola Cap
Male icon HOME.png Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Poké Ball HOME.png Level 25 0025Pikachu-Alola Cap.png
Type:
ElectricIC.png NormalIC.png
Ability: Static
Held item: None
ID: 201023
OT: Ash
Sacha
サトシ
지우
小智
Met: a Pokémon TV program (fateful encounter)
Nature: Hardy
Ribbon: Classic Ribbon Classic Ribbon
Thunderbolt
Electric icon PE.pngElectric SpecialIC SwSh.png
Quick Attack
Normal icon PE.pngNormal PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Iron Tail
Steel icon PE.pngSteel PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Electroweb
Electric icon PE.pngElectric SpecialIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Password: ULTRAP1KA hide October 23 to November 30, 2020
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is set to the same language as the game that received it.

Kalos Cap

Wonder Card 1631 | Pikachu (Kalos Cap) Gift
#0025  Pikachu
Kalos Cap
Male icon HOME.png Galar symbol.png
Dynamax Level: 0
Poké Ball HOME.png Level 25 0025Pikachu-Kalos Cap.png
Type:
ElectricIC.png NormalIC.png
Ability: Static
Held item: None
ID: 201023
OT: Ash
Sacha
サトシ
지우
小智
Met: a Pokémon TV program (fateful encounter)
Nature: Hardy
Ribbon: Classic Ribbon Classic Ribbon
Thunderbolt
Electric icon PE.pngElectric SpecialIC SwSh.png
Quick Attack
Normal icon PE.pngNormal PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Iron Tail
Steel icon PE.pngSteel PhysicalIC SwSh.png
Electroweb
Electric icon PE.pngElectric SpecialIC SwSh.png
Games Method Location Duration
SwSh Password: KAL0SP1KA hide October 18 to November 30, 2020
This Pokémon may only be redeemed once per save file.
Date received is the date on the system when the gift is redeemed.
This Pokémon is set to the same language as the game that received it.

Unova Cap

Wonder Card 1630 | Pikachu (Unova Cap) Gift
#0025  Pikachu
Unova Cap
Male icon HOME.png Galar symbol.png