Check out this guide for a story walkthrough up to Gym Leader Kabu in Pokemon Sword and Shield, including trainer battle strategy, tips, item location and more.
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|~ vs. Gym Leader Nessa||~ vs. Gym Leader Kabu|| |
~ vs. Gym Leader Bea & Allister
Pass Through Galar Mine 2 - Walkthrough & Tips
Pass Through Galar Mine 2 Walkthrough
|1||Have Lunch With Chairman Rose|
|2||Go To Galar Mine 2|
|3||Battle VS Bede|
|4||Battle VS Team Yell|
2. Go To Galar Mine # 2 - Tips
Stock Up Before Going In Mine
Head directly south to find the entrance of Galar Mine #2. Make sure to stock up on items before entering the cave. Healing Items are a must here!
3. Battle Vs. Bede - Tips
Bede's Pokemon Lineup
Dark Type Moves Are Recommended
Almost all of Bede's Pokemon are weak to Dark Type Moves. Even if the Pokemon is not a Dark Type, they can have a Dark Move.
Galarian Ponyta Is Psychic Type, Not Fire
Be careful, the new Ponyta that Bede brings out is not a Fire type, it is in fact Psychic! Dark moves will make quick work of it.
4. Battle Vs. Team Yell - Tips
Team Yell's Pokemon Lineup
Bring A Fighting Type Move!
As usual, Team Yell uses mainly Dark type Pokemon. Fighting moves will take them down with very few problems! However, be careful, Pancham is not Dark type, it is Fighting!
Head To Motostoke - Walkthrough & Tips
Head To Motostoke Walkthrough
|1||Exit The Cave|
|2||Battle VS Marnie|
2. Battle Vs. Marnie - Tips
Marnie's Pokemon Lineup
Watch Out For Morpeko
Morpeko is a new Pokemon whose type changes every turn from Electric to Dark. Pay attention to what type it is & vary your moves accordingly!
Use Fighting And Flying Moves
For Morpeko and Scraggy, fighting moves work well. However, be careful when Morpeko changes forms as it will be less effective if it's Electric.
Take On Gym Leader Kabu - Walkthrough & Tips
Take On Gym Leader Kabu Walkthrough
|1||Challenge the Fire Gym|
|2||Complete the Gym Mission|
|3||Face Off Against Kabu|
2. Complete The Gym Mission - Walkthrough & Tips
Need to Capture / Fight Pokemon
In order to complete the Gym Mission here, you'll need to collect 5 points. You earn 2 points for catching and 1 point for defeating a Pokemon in the tall grass. However, you'll be facing off against other trainers trying to do the same.
Good Change to Get A Litwick
This is a good opportunity to catch a Litwick - this Pokemon can evolve into Chandelure, which has a very good special attack stat. It will really help for the Ice and Ghost Gyms later on (Pokemon Shield only).
2. TM 49 'Sand Tomb' Found In Galar Mine 2
A TM 49 'Sand Tomb" can be found whie traveling across Galar Mine 2. Be sure to pick this up!Check Out TM 49 Details Here!
3. Face Off Against Kabu - Tips
Watch Out For Centiskorch's Flash Fire!
You may think that because Centiskorch is half bug type, you could do normal damage using a fire move, however Centiskorch's ability Flash Fire makes it immune to fire damage.
Bring A Rock Type!
Dynamaxing a Rock type a turn or two before Sentiskorch comes out will almost certainly guarantee you an easy victory. Carkol is a good choice here. Gyarados is also a good choice here.Check Out The Dynamax And Gigantamax Guide Here!
Get TM38 Will-O-Wisp
After defeating Kabu, you'll get the TM for Will-O-Wisp, which will burn opponents if it hits.Check Out TM 38 Details Here!