Pokemon Sword and Shield‘s temporary Easter-themed Max Raid occasion has ended, however a brand new one is now underway within the video games. In contrast to the previous few Max Raid occasions, nevertheless, this one does not seem to characteristic any Gigantamax Pokemon, though it does provide you with extra possibilities to catch Ditto in addition to a couple of different Gen 8 monsters.
In accordance with Serebii, Ditto is at the moment showing extra often in Max Raid dens throughout the Wild Space, Isle of Armor, and Crown Tundra. Since Pokemon you encounter in Max Raids sometimes have higher base stats than those you discover within the discipline, it is a good probability to catch a couple of Ditto (significantly in the event you’re fascinated about breeding Pokemon). Corviknight, Centiskorch, Dubwool, Drednaw, Orbeetle, and their pre-evolved kinds are additionally showing extra often at some stage in the occasion.
Earlier than you may encounter the featured Pokemon in your recreation, you may first have to refresh your Raid dens. You are able to do so both by connecting your recreation on-line or by opening the Thriller Reward menu and deciding on Get the Wild Space information.
Sword and Defend have been repeatedly holding Max Raid occasions because the video games launched again in 2019. These sometimes run for the whole month and have some usually hard-to-find Pokemon, equivalent to Gigantamax kinds. The Pokemon Firm additionally periodically holds temporary “particular” Max Raid occasions that give gamers an opportunity to catch some Shiny Pokemon. The newest one occurred this previous weekend and featured numerous rabbit Pokemon for Easter, together with Shiny Azumarill.
A handful of Pokemon video games are on the way in which to Change over the following few months. New Pokemon Snap, the long-awaited follow-up to the basic N64 spin-off recreation, releases on April 30, whereas remakes of Pokemon Diamond and Pearl are coming later this yr. Then, in early 2022, Recreation Freak and The Pokemon Firm are releasing Pokemon Legends: Arceus, a brand new open-world installment set in historical Sinnoh.