×

Pokémon Sword And Shield

  • Nintendo Switch

Galar Pokémon Evolution Guide

Pokémon Sword And Shield Guide

The many new species of Pokémon from the Galar region can evolve in a variety of different ways.

Pokémon Sword

This guide will help you to kickstart your evolutionary escapades in Pokémon Sword and Shield.

Item Based Evolutions

Pokemon Sword

 


#205: Applin -> #206: Flapple


Applin can evolve into Flapple when a Tart Apple is used on it from the Items menu.


#205: Applin -> #207: Appletun


Applin can evolve into Appletun when a Sweet Apple is used on it from the Items menu.


#335: Sinistea -> #336: Polteageist


Sinistea can evolve into Polteageist when a Cracked Pot is used on it from the Items menu.

Level Up Evolutions

Pokemon Sword

#001: Grookey -> #002: Thwackey


Grookey can evolve into Thwackey when it reaches Lv. 16.


#002: Thwackey -> #003: Rillaboom


Twackey can evolve into Rillaboom when it reaches Lv. 35.


#004: Scorbunny -> #005: Raboot


Scorbunny can evolve into Raboot when it reaches Lv. 16.


#005: Raboot -> #006: Cinderace


Raboot can evolve into Cinderace when it reaches Lv. 35.


#007: Sobble -> #008: Drizzile


Sobble can evolve into Drizzile when it reaches Lv. 16.


#008: Drizzile -> #009: Inteleon


Drizzile can evolve into Inteleon when it reaches Lv. 35.


#010: Blipbug -> #011: Dottler


Blipbug can evolve into Dottler when it reaches Lv. 10.


#011: Dottler -> #012: Orbeetle


Dottler can evolve into Orbeetle when it reaches Lv. 30.


#021: Rookidee -> #022: Corvisquire


Rookidee can evolve into Corvisquire when it reaches Lv. 18.


#022: Corvisquire -> #023: Corviknight


Corvisquire can evolve into Corviknight when it reaches Lv. 38.


#024: Skwovet -> #025: Greedent


Skwovet can evolve into Greedent when it reaches Lv. 24.


#029: Nickit -> #030: Thievul


Nickit can evolve into Thievul when it reaches Lv. 18.


#032: Linoone (Galarian Form) -> #033: Obstagoon


Linoone (Galarian Form) can evolve into Obstagoon when it reaches Lv. 35 during the evening hours.


#034: Wooloo -> #035: Dubwool


Wooloo can evolve into Dubwool when it reaches Lv. 24.


#042: Chewtle -> #043: Drednaw


Chewtle can evolve into Drednaw when it reaches Lv. 22.


#046: Yamper -> #047: Boltund


Yamper can evolve into Boltund when it reaches Lv. 25.


#126: Gossifleur -> #127: Eldegoss


Gossifleur can evolve into Eldegoss when it reaches Lv. 20.


#159: Sizzlipede -> #160: Centiskorch


Sizzlipede can evolve into Centiskorch when it reaches Lv. 28.


#161: Rolycoly -> #162: Carkol


Rolycoly can evolve into Carkol when it reaches Lv. 18.


#162: Carkol -> #163: Coalossal


Carkol can evolve into Coalossal when it reaches Lv. 34.


#180: Arrokuda -> #181: Barraskewda


Arrokuda can evolve into Barraskewda when it reaches Lv. 26.


#182: Meowth (Galarian Form) -> #183: Perrserker


Meowth (Galarian Form) can evolve into Perrserker when it reaches Lv. 28.


#236: Corsola (Galarian Form) -> #237: Cursola


Corsola (Galarian Form) can evolve into Cursola when it reaches Lv. 38.


#238: Impidimp -> #239: Morgrem


Impidimp can evolve into Morgrem when it reaches Lv. 32.


#239: Morgrem -> #240: Grimmsnarl


Morgrem can evolve into Grimmsnarl when it reaches Lv. 42.


#241: Hatenna -> #242: Hattrem


Hatenna can evolve into Hattrem when it reaches Lv. 32.


#242: Hatenna -> #243: Hatterene


Hatenna can evolve into Hattrem when it reaches Lv. 42.


#302: Cufant -> #303: Copperajah


Cufant can evolve into Copperajah when it reaches Lv. 34.


#312: Silicobra -> #313: Sandaconda


Silicobra can evolve into Sandaconda when it reaches Lv. 36.


#333: Ponyta (Galarian Form) -> #334: Rapidash (Galarian Form)


Ponyta (Galarian Form) can evolve into Rapidash (Galarian Form) when it reaches Lv. 40.


#365: Mr. Mime (Galarian Form) -> #366: Mr. Rime


Mr. Mime (Galarian Form) can evolve into Mr. Rime when it reaches Lv. 42.


#395: Dreepy -> #396: Drakloak


Dreepy can evolve into Drakloak when it reaches Lv. 50.


#396: Drakloak -> #397: Dragapult


Dreepy can evolve into Drakloak when it reaches Lv. 60.

Special Condition Evolutions

Pokemon Sword

#185: Milcery -> #186: Alcremie


Milcery can evolve into Alcremie when it is given a Sweet to hold, and the player runs in a circle on the world map until they do a short twirling animation followed by a victory pose.


#218: Farfetch’d (Galarian Form) -> #219: Sirfetch’d


Farfetch’d (Galarian Form) can evolve into Sirfetch’d when performs 3 Critical Hit attacks within the same battle.


#310: Toxel -> #311: Toxtricity


Toxel can evolve into Toxtricity when it reaches Lv. 30. It will change into a certain form depending on it’s Nature.

  • Amped Form
    • Adamant
    • Brave
    • Docile
    • Hardy
    • Hasty
    • Impish
    • Jolly
    • Lax
    • Naive
    • Naughty
    • Rash
    • Quirky
    • Sassy
  • Low Key Form
    • Bashful
    • Bold
    • Calm
    • Careful
    • Gentle
    • Lonely
    • Mild
    • Modest
    • Quiet
    • Relaxed
    • Serious,
    • Timid

#327: Yamask (Galarian Form) -> #328: Runerigus


Yamask (Galarian Form) can evolve into Runerigus when takes over 49 points of damage, and then you walk underneath a stone sculpture in the Dusty Bowl area of the Wild Area.


#349: Snom -> #350: Frosmoth


Snom can evolve into Frosmoth when it levels up in the evening hours after it’s Happiness stat has reached 220.


#351: Clobbopus -> #352: Grapploct


Clobbopus can evolve into Grapploct when it levels up after learning the move Taunt.