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Pokémon: Sword & Shield
Strategy Guide

First Published: 15-11-2019 / 00:00 GMT
Last Updated: 28-01-2020 / 15:53 GMT
Version: 0.1 (????) 10-04-2020 / 18:13 GMT

Pokémon: Sword & Shield Guide

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Giant's Mirror

Overworld Encounter Data

  • Clear - Land

Green Grass Patches

NameTypeLocation (Encounter Rate)
DugtrioGroundDirt Path (50%)
WoobatPsychic/FlyingAll grass patches (35%)
BoldoreRockDirt Path (30%)
PumpkabooGhost/GrassAll grass patches (25%)
ExcadrillGround/SteelDirt Path (20%)
GloomGrass/PoisonAll grass patches (10%)
TranquillNormal/FlyingAll grass patches (10%)
NickitDarkAll grass patches (4%)

Dry Grass Patches

NameTypeLocation (Encounter Rate)
NickitDarkAll grass patches (50%)
KoffingPoisonAll grass patches (35%)
Scraggy (Sword only)Dark/FightingAll grass patches (15%)
Croagunk (Shield only)Poison/FightingAll grass patches (15%)
  • Clear/Raining/Thunderstorm/Intense Sun/Sandstorm - Water
NameTypeLocation (Encounter Rate)
ShellosWaterIn the pond (65%)
FrillishWater/GhostIn the pond (35%)
  • Overcast - Land

Green Grass Patches

NameTypeLocation (Encounter Rate)
DugtrioGroundDirt Path (50%)
ButterfreeBug/FlyingAll grass patches (40%)
TranquillNormal/FlyingAll grass patches (35%)
BoldoreRockDirt Path (30%)
ExcadrillGround/SteelDirt Path (20%)
GloomGrass/PoisonAll grass patches (10%)
Sawk (Sword only)FightingAll grass patches (10%)
Throh (Shield only)FightingAll grass patches (10%)
Farfetch'd (Sword only)FightingAll grass patches (5%)
Corsola (Shield only)GhostAll grass patches (5%)

Dry Grass Patches

NameTypeLocation (Encounter Rate)
Scraggy (Sword only)Dark/FightingAll grass patches (60%)
Croagunk (Shield only)Poison/FightingAll grass patches (60%)
NickitDarkAll grass patches (35%)
Hitmonlee (Sword only)FightingAll grass patches (5%)
Hitmonchan (Sheild only)FightingAll grass patches (5%)
  • Overcast/Heavy Fog - Water
NameTypeLocation (Encounter Rate)
FrillishWater/GhostIn the pond (50%)
ShellosWaterIn the pond (50%)
  • Raining - Land

Green Grass Patches

NameTypeLocation (Encounter Rate)
DugtrioGroundDirt Path (50%)
WimpodBug/WaterAll grass patches (40%)
PalpitoadWater/GroundAll grass patches (35%)
BoldoreRockDirt Path (30%)
ExcadrillGround/SteelDirt Path (20%)
GloomGrass/PoisonAll grass patches (10%)
NatuPsychic/FlyingAll grass patches (10%)
ChewtleWaterAll grass patches (5%)

Dry Grass Patches

NameTypeLocation (Encounter Rate)
ElectrikeElectricAll grass patches (50%)
PalpitoadWater/GroundAll grass patches (35%)
NickitDarkAll grass patches (10%)
KoffingPoisonAll grass patches (5%)
  • Thunderstorm - Land

Green Grass Patches

NameTypeLocation (Encounter Rate)
DugtrioGroundDirt Path (50%)
HelioptileElectric/NormalAll grass patches (40%)
JoltikBug/ElectricAll grass patches (35%)
BoldoreRockDirt Path (30%)
ExcadrillGround/SteelDirt Path (20%)
GloomGrass/PoisonAll grass patches (10%)
YamperElectricAll grass patches (10%)
NatuPsychic/FlyingAll grass patches (5%)

Dry Grass Patches

NameTypeLocation (Encounter Rate)
ElectrikeElectricAll grass patches (50%)
NickitDarkAll grass patches (35%)
PalpitoadWater/GroundAll grass patches (15%)
  • Intense Sun - Land

Green Grass Patches

NameTypeLocation (Encounter Rate)
ExcadrillGround/SteelDirt Path (50%)
TranquillNormal/FlyingAll grass patches (45%)
DurantBug/SteelAll grass patches (40%) (Sword), (5%) (Shield)
BoldoreRockDirt Path (30%)
DugtrioGroundDirt Path (20%)
GloomGrass/PoisonAll grass patches (10%)
HeatmorFireAll grass patches (5%) (Sword), (40%) (Shield)

Dry Grass Patches

NameTypeLocation (Encounter Rate)
HippopotasGroundAll grass patches (55%)
Growlithe (Sword only)FireAll grass patches (30%)
Vulpix (Shield only)FireAll grass patches (30%)
DrilburGroundAll grass patches (10%)
NickitDarkAll grass patches (5%)
  • Snowing - Land

Green Grass Patches

NameTypeLocation (Encounter Rate)
ExcadrillGround/SteelDirt Path (50%)
VanilliteIceAll grass patches (50%)
CubchooIceAll grass patches (35%)
BoldoreRockDirt Path (30%)
DugtrioGroundDirt Path (20%)
NatuPsychic/FlyingAll grass patches (10%)
DelibirdIce/FlyingAll grass patches (5%)

Dry Grass Patches

NameTypeLocation (Encounter Rate)
CubchooIceAll grass patches (50%)
SneaselDark/IceAll grass patches (35%)
VanillishIceAll grass patches (10%)
DelibirdIce/FlyingAll grass patches (5%)
  • Snowing - Water
NameTypeLocation (Encounter Rate)
VanilliteIceIn the pond (50%)
ShellosWaterIn the pond (30%)
InkayDark/PsychicIn the pond (20%)
  • Snowstorm - Land

Green Grass Patches

NameTypeLocation (Encounter Rate)
ExcadrillGround/SteelDirt Path (50%)
PawniardDark/SteelAll grass patches (50%)
VanilliteIceAll grass patches (35%)
BoldoreRockDirt Path (30%)
DugtrioGroundDirt Path (20%)
CubchooIceAll grass patches (10%)
NatuPsychic/FlyingAll grass patches (5%)

Dry Grass Patches

NameTypeLocation (Encounter Rate)
SnoverGrass/IceAll grass patches (50%)
Mawile (Sword only)Steel/FairyAll grass patches (35%)
Swinub (Shield only)Ice/GroundAll grass patches (35%)
CubchooIceAll grass patches (15%)
  • Snowstorm - Water
NameTypeLocation (Encounter Rate)
VanilliteIceIn the pond (65%)
ShellosWaterIn the pond (20%)
FrillishWater/GhostIn the pond (15%)
  • Sandstorm - Land

Green Grass Patches

NameTypeLocation (Encounter Rate)
ExcadrillGround/SteelDirt Path (50%)
RhyhornGround/RockAll grass patches (50%)
DrilburGroundAll grass patches (35%)
BoldoreRockDirt Path (30%)
DugtrioGroundDirt Path (20%)
TranquillNormal/FlyingAll grass patches (15%)

Dry Grass Patches

NameTypeLocation (Encounter Rate)
HippopotasGroundAll grass patches (60%)
DrilburGroundAll grass patches (35%)
ShuckleBug/RockAll grass patches (5%)
  • Heavy Fog - Land

Green Grass Patches

NameTypeLocation (Encounter Rate)
DugtrioGroundDirt Path (50%)
Swirlix (Sword only)FairyAll grass patches (40%)
Spritzee (Shield only)FairyAll grass patches (40%)
MorelullGrass/FairyAll grass patches (35%)
BoldoreRockDirt Path (30%)
ExcadrillGround/SteelDirt Path (20%)
GloomGrass/PoisonAll grass patches (10%)
NatuPsychic/FlyingAll grass patches (10%)
CutieflyBug/FairyAll grass patches (5%)

Dry Grass Patches

NameTypeLocation (Encounter Rate)
WobbuffetPsychicAll grass patches (55%)
Duskull (Sword only)GhostAll grass patches (35%)
Sableye (Shield only)Dark/GhostAll grass patches (35%)
Gothorita (Sword only)PsychicAll grass patches (10%)
Duosion (Shield only)PsychicAll grass patches (10%)

Guide Information

  • Publisher
    Pokemon Company International
  • Platforms
    Switch
  • Genre
    Role-playing
  • Guide Release
    15 November 2019
  • Last Updated
    28 January 2020
    Version History
  • Guide Author

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