To celebrate the release of ‘The Isle of Armor Expansion Pass’ Game Freak have decided to release a series of free Pokémon with hidden abilities to Sword and Shield players through the ‘Mystery Gift’ option.
Starting on the 22 nd of March, 2020 Pokéfans can start up their Pokémon Sword, Shield or both to receive the Mystery Gift. But be quick; each mystery gift will only be available for a week before it is replaced with another.
Below you can read just what is in each mystery gift, when they can be claimed and instructions on how to do so, taken from the official Pokémon site.
- May 22, 2020 — Galarian Mr. Mime with its Hidden Ability Ice Body, plus a Lure Ball, a Moon Ball, a Heavy Ball, and a Dream Ball
- May 29, 2020 — Galarian Ponyta with its Hidden Ability Anticipation, plus a Level Ball, a Fast Ball, a Love Ball, a Friend Ball, and a Beast Ball
- June 5, 2020 — Galarian Corsola with its Hidden Ability Cursed Body, plus Evolution items Sweet Apple, Tart Apple, Chipped Pot, Cracked Pot, Sachet, and Whipped Dream
- June 12, 2020 — Galarian Meowth with its Hidden Ability Unnerve, plus 100 Exp. Candies L and 50 Big Nuggets
To claim your in-game gift, follow these steps:
- Launch your Pokémon Sword or Pokémon Shield game.
- Select Mystery Gift.
- Select Get a Mystery Gift.
- Select Get via Internet.