List of Beginner Guides in Pokemon Sword and Shield
Below is a list of our beginner guides for Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield. Click on a guide to go to its article page.
Details on the differences between Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield, including a compilation of pokemon and gym leaders unique to each version.
A guide on which starter pokemon to choose in Pokemon Sword and Shield. Included are each pokemon’s unique features, moves, abilities, and points to remember when choosing.
A list of permanent events and unchangeable elements in Pokemon Sword and Shield.
|What are Max Raid Battles?
Pokemon Sword and Shield’s Max Raid Battles require players to work together to defeat and capture powerful Dynamaxed Pokemon.
|Pokemon Camp Guide
Guide on Pokemon Camp in Pokemon Sword and Shield, including an overview of cooking curry on rice and interacting with other players’ Pokemon Camps.
|What are Poke Jobs
Pokemon Sword and Shield will let players send their Pokemon on Poke jobs to earn experience outside of battles.
Guide on how to customize your character’s clothes and style in Pokemon Sword and Shield, including a list of customizable clothing items.
|Hair Salon Guide
Guide on how to customize your character’s facial features, eye color, hairstyle, and hair color in Pokemon Sword and Shield.
Details on new abilities in Pokemon Sword and Shield. Included are an overview and a list of abilities, their effects, and the Pokemon that acquire them.
|Pokemon Trading Guide
Guide on how to trade pokemon in Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield, including an overview of Y-Comm, Y-Comm Stamps, Link Trades, and Surprise Trades.
|Type Matchup Chart Guide
Type chart and guide of pokemon moves that are super effective, not very effective, and not effective in Pokemon Sword and Shield.
Pokemon Sword and Shield Recommended Article List
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|Versions||Gen 8 Starters||Galar Dex|
|Gym Battles||Walkthroughs||Beginner Guides|
|Strategy Guides||Game Database||Post Game|
|TM Locations||TR List||Evolution Stones|
|Evolution Methods||Hair Salon||Boutique|