My pursuit for the seemingly elusive Kyogre in Pokémon Sword began when I barely understood the intricacies of the game.
It was triggered by numerous queries from trainers on whether you can get Kyogre in Pokémon Sword and how to get it.
Since I love new challenges and adventures, it became my sole focus for the time. Many years later, I still get the same questions, and I will guide you on how you can get Kyogre in Pokémon Sword and where you can find it.
How do you get Kyogre in Pokémon Sword?
There are five major ways that you can obtain Kyogre in Pokémon Go, which include trading, Pokémon home transfer, Dynamax Adventures, mystery gift events, and third-party tools and methods.
Trading 💵 is the easiest method because it involves reaching out to online players and communities who own Kyogre in Pokémon Shield and making an offer to buy.
If you get a favorable offer, make the necessary payment, which could be exclusive Sword Pokémon or other valuable items.
Pokémon home transfer is the next viable and easy method. In this method, you need to own Kyogre in another version of Pokémon.
For instance, if you caught Pokémon in Pokémon Go, you can transfer it to Pokémon Home and then deposit it into your Pokémon Sword.
Obtaining Kyogre through the Dynamax Adventure depends on luck, hence not a sure method. I once obtained it by joining a local adventure that was hosted by Shield players.
I was lucky enough to catch Kyogre, whom I encountered in my Dynamax adventure. If you are as lucky as I am, you can also obtain it through this method.
The table below shows how to obtain Kyogre in Pokémon Shield
Contact players with Pokémon Shield and offer them valuable Pokémon or items in exchange for Kyogre.
Pokémon Home Transfer
Transfer Kyogre from another compatible game.
Guaranteed if you already have Kyogre in another game.
Join Dynamax Adventures hosted by Shield players.
Very low (1/4096).
What are the odds of getting a Kyogre in Pokémon Sword?
Sadly, 😢 the odds of getting a Kyogre in Pokémon Sword are zero. Such is because Kyogre does not appear in any locations or encounters in this version.
However, as mentioned above, you can obtain it using other methods.
Can you get a shiny Kyogre in Pokémon Sword?
Unfortunately, 😤 it is not possible to catch a shiny Kyogre in Pokémon Sword. As mentioned above, Kyogre does not naturally occur in any locations or encounters within the Pokémon shield.
However, you can encounter it in the Dynamax Adventures. If you are lucky enough, there is a small chance of encountering the Pokémon in a Dynamax Adventure hosted by Shield players.
Experts estimate that there is a 5% to 10% chance of a Kyogre appearing as a boss in the adventure. They estimate that the chance of the Kyogre being a shiny one is one in four thousand and ninety-six chances.
Where can you find a Kyogre in Pokémon Sword?
You cannot 🚫find Kyogre in Pokémon Sword because Kyogre is a version-exclusive Legendary Pokémon for Pokémon Shield .
Such means that it does not naturally appear in the world of Sword games. However, if you like this Pokémon, you can still use it in Pokémon Shield by purchasing it, conducting a Pokémon home transfer, or through Dynamax Adventures.
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