Like all Mainstream Pokemon Games, players will have the chance to choose from three Starter
Pokemon when beginning their journey. In Pokemon Sword & Shield
, players will have the choice between Grookey
. Like all Starter Pokemon
, The Galar Region
Starters can evolve twice. However, unlike previously released Starter Pokemon, the Galar Region
Starters will be a Pure Type. This means that no matter how many times they evolve, they will remain the same type and won't add a dual type.
All three Galar Region
Starters will first evolve at Level 16, and later into their Final Evolution at Level 35. Grookey
, the Grass Type Starter
, will evolve into Thwackey and then later into Rillaboom
, the Fire Type Starter, will evolve into Raboot and then later into Cinderace
. And finally, Sobble
, the Water Type Starter, will evolve into Drizzile and then later into Inteleon
. The Games can be won no matter the Starter Pokemon
a player chooses.Now that you know all about the Starter Pokemon, Click Here to learn about all the New Pokemon being introduced in Pokemon Sword & Shield!