For a limited time, Gigantamax Pikachu and Shiny Gigantamax Pikachu are now appearing in Pokémon Sword and Shield Max Raid Battles. Meanwhile, Gigantamax Eevee will be available in Max Raid Battles from May 19 to May 25, followed by Gigantamax Meowth from May 26 to June 1. Read on below to learn more about how you can participate in Max Raid Battle events:
To challenge these Pokémon in a Max Raid Battle, you’ll need to connect your Nintendo Switch system to the internet. Then, whenever you see a pillar of light shining from a Pokémon Den in the Wild Area, you can walk up to the Pokémon Den and interact with it to start a Max Raid Battle.