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Pokémon: Sword & Shield
Strategy Guide

First Published: 15-11-2019 / 00:00 GMT
Last Updated: 01-07-2020 / 17:43 GMT
Version: 0.1 (????) 02-07-2020 / 14:46 GMT

Giant's Seat

Overworld Encounter Data

  • Clear
NameTypeLocation (Encounter Rate)
BronzorSteel/PsychicAll grass patches (60%)
Nuzleaf (Sword only)Grass/DarkAll grass patches (25%)
Lombre (Shield only)Water/GrassAll grass patches (25%)
Machoke (Sword only)FightingAll grass patches (10%)
Machop (Shield only)FightingAll grass patches (10%)
StuffulNormal/FightingAll grass patches (5%)
  • Overcast
NameTypeLocation (Encounter Rate)
MachopFightingAll grass patches (60%)
GastlyGhost/PoisonAll grass patches (28%)
BronzorSteel/PsychicAll grass patches (10%)
TyrogueFightingAll grass patches (2%)
  • Raining
NameTypeLocation (Encounter Rate)
Nuzleaf (Sword only)Grass/DarkAll grass patches (60%)
Lombre (Shield only)Water/GrassAll grass patches (60%)
BronzorSteel/PsychicAll grass patches (25%)
GastlyGhost/PoisonAll grass patches (10%)
WooperWater/GroundAll grass patches (5%)
  • Thunderstorm
NameTypeLocation (Encounter Rate)
ElectrikeElectricAll grass patches (60%)
BronzorSteel/PsychicAll grass patches (28%)
PalpitoadWater/GroundAll grass patches (12%)
  • Intense Sun
NameTypeLocation (Encounter Rate)
MudbrayGroundAll grass patches (60%)
GastlyGhost/PoisonAll grass patches (25%)
BronzorSteel/PsychicAll grass patches (10%)
Vulpix (Sword only)FireAll grass patches (5%)
Growlithe (Shield only)FireAll grass patches (5%)
  • Snowing
NameTypeLocation (Encounter Rate)
SnoverGrass/IceAll grass patches (60%)
SnoruntIceAll grass patches (25%)
MachopFightingAll grass patches (10%)
BronzorSteel/PsychicAll grass patches (5%)
  • Snowstorm
NameTypeLocation (Encounter Rate)
SnoverGrass/IceAll grass patches (60%)
SnoruntIceAll grass patches (25%)
BronzorSteel/PsychicAll grass patches (10%)
DelibirdIce/FlyingAll grass patches (5%)
  • Sandstorm
NameTypeLocation (Encounter Rate)
GolettGround/GhostAll grass patches (60%)
BronzorSteel/PsychicAll grass patches (25%)
MachopFightingAll grass patches (10%)
StuffulNormal/FightingAll grass patches (5%)
  • Heavy Fog
NameTypeLocation (Encounter Rate)
DuskullGhostAll grass patches (60%)
NatuPsychic/FlyingAll grass patches (28%)
GastlyGhost/PoisonAll grass patches (10%)
MunnaPsychicAll grass patches (2%)

Guide Information

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

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