Pokemon Sword and Shield
Pokemon Sword and Shield Guides
Endgame Guide - What To Do After Beating The Game
Pokemon Sword and Shield | Endgame Guide - What To Do After Beating The Game

Pokemon Sword and Shield
Endgame Guide - What To Do After Beating The Game

Last Updated:
Hot Topic
Check Out The Ranked Online Battle Meta Report!
Related Featured Articles

Pokemon Sword and Shield (SWSH) guide on endgame content & what to do after beating the game. Includes how to get Charmander, Type:Null, Master Ball, Zacian, Zamazenta, & more!

What to Do First

Other Activities

Endgame Pokemon: Get Zacian Or Zamazenta

Catch Legendary Pokemon

Zacian VS Zamazenta

After beating Leon, you can catch Zacian (if you're playing Sword version) or Zamazenta (if you're playing Shield version). While on the way to catch them, you will get the rare League Cards of the gym leaders.

Check Out How To Catch Zacian & Zamazenta!

Endgame Area: Challenge The Battle Tower

Battle Tough Trainers And Rank Up

Battle Tower

The Battle Tower is a place where you can have competitive, high-level battles with trainers. All Pokemon here are set to Lv. 50! You can earn BP (Battle Points) & get rewards like items or mints.

Check Out The Battle Tower Guide!

Farm BP To Buy From BP Shops

Farm BP To Buy From BP Shops

BPs can be spent at dedicated BP shops In Battle Tower & Hammerlocke, with a wide array of items to choose from. Some Pokemon Evolve item can be bought there as well, so go farm some BPs!

What Is BP (Battle Points) & Farm Guide!

Prioritize Your BP Item Purchase

BP can be slow to get, so prioritize what you get first! Check the guide link below for all BP Shop Items & best items to pick up first!

All BP Shop Item List & Best Items To Buy

Get Type:Null From A Trainer

Battle Tower

After beating the game, talk to the female trainer in the Battle Tower. Type:Null evolves into Silvelly. Silvelly's type can be altered by holding a Memory. The trainer in the Battle Tower will also give you items to change Silvelly's type as well.

Check Out Type:Null's Stats Here!

Endgame Pokemon: Get Gigantamax Charmander

Go To Hop's House After Endgame


You can also get Charmander on the 2nd floor of Hop's house. Leon has left behind a Charmander, as well as a letter for you.

Charizard (Gigantamax) - How To Get

Take On The Tournament Again


Repeat It As Many Times As You Want

In the tournament, 3 trainers will face off against you in a row. These trainers include the Gym Leaders, Hop, & the Champion Leon. Successfully defeating them will reward you with items.

Recommending For Farming Exp And Money

This method gives you over 10,000 per battle, along with a lot of experience points. We recommend selecting Leon, as he will give you a lot of experience points.

Learn New Moves

Steel Beam

Steel Beam

If you go left of the Budew Inn in Motostoke, you will see a series of stairs descending downward. At the bottom of the area, there is a man who can teach you the steel type move Steel Beam. Only Steel type Pokemon can learn this move!

Check Out Steel Pokemon You Can Catch!

Other Moves To Learn

Draco Meteor

Draco Meteor

You can learn the move Draco Meteor from a man standing near the hot spring in Circhester. You can teach this move to Dragon type Pokemon. You can actually learn this move as soon as you arrive to the town for the first time.

Strongest Starter Moves

Ultimate Moves

If you go to a park located in the eastern part of Wyndon, you can find a man who will teach one of three abilities. The only Pokemon that can learn these are the 3 Galar starters & Charizard.

Check Out The Starter Pokemon Here!

Collect TMs

TM 57

Some TMs cannot be obtained until you've cleared the game, so it's important to continue searching for them. Having all of them in your arsenal will make you a formidable trainer.

Check Out All TM List!

Take On Morimoto Once A Day


Take On Game Freak's Developer

Once a day, you can fight Game Freak's Morimoto! He is located in Circhester, inside the hotel (go right of the Pokemon Center). He's waiting in a room on the 2nd floor! This is a double battle! It's worth doing this every day for exp and money!

Get An Oval Charm The First Time You Beat Him

Oval Charm

When you defeat Morimoto for the first time, you can get an Oval Charm from him! This item increases the chance of finding Pokemon Eggs at the Nursery.

Endgame Item: Get The Master Ball

Visit Your Home After Beating Leon

Master Ball

Head to your home after beating Leon and watching the credits roll. Professor Magnolia will be there to give you a Master Ball!

Check Out The Master Ball Guide!

Breed Stronger Pokemon

Breed Better With Judge Function


Judge Function is an ability that can only be unlocked after beating the game. It allows you to see a Pokemon's IV (Individual Strengths) allowing you to match and breed Pokemon with good stats.

Read About The Importance Of Breeding Here!

Recommended Pokemon For Breeding

Best Pokemon
Best Pokemon Tier List for Ranked Battle

Explore The Wild Area

Participate In Max Raid Battles


Max Raid Battles pits you and your friends against Dynamax or Gigantamax versions of wild Pokemon. After defeating these Pokemon, you can catch them and use them in your adventures! Max Raid Battles can only be done in the Wild Area.

Check Out Max Raid Battles Guide!

Capture Stronger And Rarer Pokemon

Wild Area Pokemon

The Wild Area is home to a large variety of Pokemon and is separated into 18 areas, with each having its own selection of Pokemon. Explore and try to catch all of them here after you finish the game!

Check Out Pokemon Capture Tips Here!

Farm Watts To Collect Rare TRs

farm trs late game

You can farm Watts in the Wild Area and use them to buy TRs to teach your Pokemon new moves. Doing this in the endgame is better as Watts from Pokemon Dens are increased after you beat the game.

Collect Items For Breeding & Battle

Find Items To Help You in Endgame

If you want to get into the more competitive side of Pokemon, it is recommended that you collect some rare items that will help you breed strong Pokemon, and give you the advantage in battle against other players!

Related Articles

©2019 Pokémon.
©1995–2019 Nintendo / Creatures Inc. / GAME FREAK inc. All Rights Reserved.
All trademarks, character and/or image used in this article are the copyrighted property of their respective owners.
▶Pokemon Sword and Shield Official Website

Have some feedbacks? Click here

Your feedbacks will be checked by our staffs and will be attended to accordingly. Please be advised that we may not reply to every individual feedbacks.

Reader Comments
Max. 300 Characters

By clicking Submit you are agreeing to the Terms of Use.
*Offensive, insulting or inappropriate use of forum may lead to ban/restriction.
To avoid griefing, you will not be able to post or report for the first %d hours upon visiting this forum for the first time.

7eleven 3

You can also fight the café guy to get a bit of exp and a possible sweet if you care about evolving alcremie. Once a day in each café, level varies.

GameWith 2

We've updated the article, thank you very much for your feedback!

Anonymous 1

Just finished the game there so thought I'd check this out to see what needed done. A great list but your part about the steel beam is wrong.

Any steel type can learn it, not just Duraludon.

Article Menu
Featured Guides
Game Database
Beginner Tips
New Features
Competitive Breeding
Story Walkthrough
Vs. Gym Leader
Useful Information