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Pokémon: Sword & Shield
Strategy Guide

First Published: 15-11-2019 / 00:00 GMT
Last Updated: 19-01-2020 / 20:32 GMT
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Pokémon: Sword & Shield Guide

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North Lake Miloch

Max Raids

Note: The Pokémon you encounter will vary based on if it’s a Common Den or a Rare Den. Additionally, some configurations of the same Den can appear in multiple locations.

  • Den A/B

Den A can be found to the southwest of the Berry Treewhile Den B is located in the northeastern corner.

Common Den

NameTypeEncounter Rate
StunkyPoison/Dark☆ - 35%
TrubbishPoison☆ - 35%
SkorupiPoison/Bug☆ - 20%, ☆☆ - 30%
MareaniePoison/Water☆ - 10%, ☆☆ - 30% (Sword), ☆☆ - 20% (Shield)
OddishGrass/Poison☆☆ - 20% (Sword), ☆ - 10%, ☆☆ - 30% (Shield)
RoseliaGrass/Poison☆☆ - 20%, ☆☆☆ - 40%
QwilfishWater/Poison☆☆☆ - 20%, ☆☆☆☆ - 35%
DrapionPoison/Dark☆☆☆ - 20%, ☆☆☆☆ - 25%, ☆☆☆☆☆ - 30%
VileplumeGrass/Poison☆☆☆ - 20%, ☆☆☆☆ - 25%, ☆☆☆☆☆ - 30%
ToxapexPoison/Water☆☆☆☆ - 15%, ☆☆☆☆☆ - 20% (Sword), ☆☆☆☆☆ - 5% (Shield)
GarbodorPoison☆☆☆☆☆ - 15%
SkuntankPoison/Dark☆☆☆☆☆ - 5% (Sword), ☆☆☆☆ - 15%, ☆☆☆☆☆ - 20% (Shield)

Rare Den

  • Den C/D

You'll find Den C along the southwestern edge of the lakewhile Den D can be found up on the cliff to the east, overlooking Giant's Seat.

Common Den

Rare Den

NameTypeEncounter Rate
RioluFighting☆ - 35%
MachopFighting☆ - 35%
Scraggy (Sword only)Dark/Fighting☆ - 20%, ☆☆ - 30%
Croadunk (Shield only)Poison/Fighting☆ - 20%, ☆☆ - 30%
StuffulNormal/Fighting☆ - 10%, ☆☆ - 30%
BewearNormal/Fighting☆☆ - 20%, ☆☆☆ - 20%
FalinksFighting☆☆ - 20%, ☆☆☆ - 40%, ☆☆☆☆ - 10%
MachokeFighting☆☆☆ - 20%, ☆☆☆☆ - 10%
Scrafty (Sword only)Dark/Fighting☆☆☆ - 20%, ☆☆☆☆ - 20%, ☆☆☆☆☆ - 35%
Toxicroak (Shield only)Poison/Fighting☆☆☆ - 20%, ☆☆☆☆ - 20%, ☆☆☆☆☆ - 35%
MachampFighting☆☆☆☆ - 20%, ☆☆☆☆☆ - 30%
Passimian (Sword only)Fighting☆☆☆☆ - 40%, ☆☆☆☆☆ - 25%
Hawlucha (Shield only)Fighting/Flying☆☆☆☆ - 40%, ☆☆☆☆☆ - 25%
LucarioFighting/Steel☆☆☆☆☆ - 5%
GalladePsychic/Fighting☆☆☆☆☆ - 5%
  • Den E/F

Both Dens Eand Den E can be found in the lake.

Common Den

NameTypeEncounter Rate
TympoleWater☆ - 35%
ShellderWater☆ - 35%
ChinchouWater/Electric☆ - 20%, ☆☆ - 30%
MareaniePoison/Water☆ - 10%, ☆☆ - 30% (Sword), ☆☆ - 20% (Shield)
PalpitoadWater/Ground☆☆ - 20% (Sword), ☆ - 10%, ☆☆ - 30% (Shield)
ArrokudaWater☆☆ - 20%, ☆☆☆ - 40%
CloysterWater/Ice☆☆☆ - 20%, ☆☆☆☆ - 10% (Sword), ☆☆☆ - 20%, ☆☆☆☆ - 20%, ☆☆☆☆☆ - 10% (Shield)
LanturnWater/Electric☆☆☆ - 20%, ☆☆☆☆ - 20%, ☆☆☆☆☆ - 10% (Sword), ☆☆☆ - 20%, ☆☆☆☆ - 20%, ☆☆☆☆☆ - 25% (Shield)
WishiwashiWater☆☆☆ - 20%, ☆☆☆☆ - 20%, ☆☆☆☆☆ - 25% (Sword), ☆☆☆☆ - 50%, ☆☆☆☆☆ - 25% (Shield)
SeismitoadWater/Ground☆☆☆☆ - 50%, ☆☆☆☆☆ - 25% (Sword), ☆☆☆☆☆ - 20% (Shield)
ToxapexPoison/Water☆☆☆☆☆ - 20% (Sword), ☆☆☆ - 20%, ☆☆☆☆ - 10% (Shield)
BarraskewdaWater☆☆☆☆☆ - 20%

Rare Den

NameTypeEncounter Rate
MantykeWater/Flying☆ - 68%
RemoraidWater☆ - 2%
WailmerWater☆ - 20%, ☆☆ - 30%
BinacleRock/Water☆ - 10%, ☆☆ - 30%
KrabbyWater☆☆ - 20%, ☆☆☆ - 20%
PyukumukuWater☆☆ - 20%, ☆☆☆☆ - 40%
KinglerWater☆☆☆ - 20%, ☆☆☆☆ - 20%
BasculinWater☆☆☆ - 20%, ☆☆☆☆ - 20%, ☆☆☆☆☆ - 10%
QwilfishWater/Poison☆☆☆☆ - 20%, ☆☆☆☆☆ - 35%
OctilleryWater☆☆☆☆ - 40%, ☆☆☆☆☆ - 35%
WailordWater☆☆☆☆☆ - 10%
MantineWater/Flying☆☆☆☆☆ - 10%

Guide Information

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

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