Check out this Pokemon Sword and Shield guide and list of all the Pokeballs you can get in the game. Includes where & how to get Quick Balls, Master Ball locations & where to buy!Check Out Beginner's Guide & Tips!
All Pokeball Types List - Where To Get
All Poke balls In Pokemon Sword & Shield
|Poke Ball||Effect|| How To Get |
|Poke Ball||A device for catching wild Pokemon. It's thrown like a ball at a Pokemon, comfortably encapsulating its target.|| Poke Center |
|Great Ball||A good, high-performance Poke Ball that provides a higher success rate for catching Pokemon than a standard Poke Ball.|| Poke Center |
|Ultra Ball||An ultra-high-performance Poke Ball that provides a higher success rate for catching Pokemon than a Great Ball.|| Poke Center |
|Master Ball||A unique Pokeball that can capture any Pokemon without fail.|| Professor Magnolia |
Get it after completing the Pokemon League
|Premier Ball||A somewhat rare Poke Ball that was made as a commemorative item used to celebrate an event of some sort.|| Poke Center |
Free for every purchase of 10 Poke Balls
|Friend Ball||A strange Poke Ball that will make the wild Pokemon caught with it more friendly toward you immediately.|| Ball Guy (Motostoke) |
|Lure Ball||A Poke Ball that is good for catching Pokemon that you reel in with a rod while out fishing|| Ball Guy|
|Quick Ball||A somewhat different Poke Ball that has a more successful catch rate if used at the start of a wild encounter.|| Wyndon Poke Center / Watt Trader |
1000 / 50 Watts
|Repeat Ball||A somewhat different Poke Ball that works especially well on a Pokemon species that has been caught before.|| Wyndon Poke Center |
|Luxury Ball||A particularly comfortable Poke Ball that makes a wild Pokemon quickly grow friendlier after being caught.|| Wyndon Poke Center |
|Net Ball||A somewhat different Poke Ball that is more effective when attempting to catch Water- or Bug-type Pokemon.|| Motostoke Poke Center / Watt Trader |
1,000 / 50 Watts
|Heal Ball||A remedial Poke Ball that restores the HP of a Pokemon caught with it & eliminates any status conditions.|| Motostoke Poke Center / Watt Trader |
300 / 20 Watts
|Nest Ball||A somewhat different Poke Ball that becomes more effective the lower the level of the wild Pokemon.|| Motostoke Poke Center / Watt Trader |
1,000 / 50 Watts
|Moon Ball||A Poke Ball that will make it easier to catch Pokemon that can evolve using a Moon Stone.|| Ball Guy|
|Dream Ball||A somewhat different Poke Ball that makes it easier to catch wild Pokemon while they're asleep.|| Ball Guy|
|Dive Ball||A somewhat different Poke Ball that works especially well when catching Pokemon that live underwater.|| Hammerlocke Poke Center / Wild Area Watt Trader |
1,000/ 50 Watts
|Level Ball||A Poke Ball that makes it easier to catch Pokemon that are at a lower level then your own Pokemon.|| Ball Guy|
|Love Ball||A Poke Ball that works best when catching a Pokemon that is of the opposite gender of your Pokemon.|| Ball Guy|
|Heavy Ball||A Poke Ball that is better than usual at catching very heavy Pokemon.|| Ball Guy|
|Dusk Ball||A somewhat different Poke Ball that makes it easier to catch wild Pokemon at night or in dark places such as caves.||Hammerlocke / Wild Area Watt Trader |
1,000/ 50 Watts
|Timer Ball||A somewhat different Poke Ball that becomes progressively more effective at catching Pokemon the more turns that are taken in battle||Hammerlocke / Wild Area Watt Trader |
1,000/ 50 Watts
|Beast Ball||A somewhat different Poke Ball that has a low success rate for catching a Pokemon|| Street Market (Stow-on-Side) |
Free (After Becoming Champion)
|Fast Ball||A Poke Ball that makes it easier to catch Pokemon that are usually very quick to run away.|| Finish 10 Rotom Rally|
Best Pokeballs And Setup
Best PokeBall For Filling Out Pokedex
To fill out Galar Pokedex As quickly as possible, use Quick Ball at the start of the encounter at Wild Area.Check out what Pokemon appear in Wild Area here!
Best Poke Ball For Breeding
Repeat Ball is a good choice if you're going for breeding, as you'll be catching the same Pokemon over & over in hopes of getting the parent with best Stats.Perfect Breeding Guide - Competitive Breeding & Training
Best Pokeball For Catching Shiny Pokemon
Repeat Ball is also the best choice for capturing Shiny Pokemon as you'll be grinding the same Pokemon species to get one to spawn.Shiny Pokemon Hunting Guide
Best Jack-Of-All Trades Poke Ball Setup
To handle most situations in the field, it is recommended that a trainer have the following Pokeballs in their inventory, as this balanced loadout will ensure a rare encounter Pokemon won't get away while maintaining a low operations cost.
Poke Balls To Carry At All Times
- Poke Ball x 30
- Great Ball x 10
- Ultra Ball x 10
- Quick Ball x 50
- Repeat Ball x 50
All Listed Poke Balls Bought With Money
All listed Poke Balls such as Repeat Ball can be purchased easily with money, thus are acquired reliably. The cost of them will slowly add up however, so have a healthy savings will benefit in your path.How to Earn Money Fast
What Is A Poke ball?
Tool Used To Catch Pokemon
A Poke Ball is an iconic tool in the Pokemon series. It is the main tool used to capture Pokemon in all of the games.Check Out How To Catch Pokemon Here!
Different Kinds With Many Effects
In Pokemon Sword and Shield, there are many different Poke Balls & some of them have very special effects. Make sure to use the right Poke Ball for the right kind of Pokemon to capture.
Talk To Poke Ball Guy In Gyms
When you visit new gyms, make sure to talk to Poke Ball Guy. He often gives you new kinds of Poke Balls.
Always One Master Ball In Game
In the Pokemon series, there is always one Master Ball in every game. The Master Ball guarantees a 100% capture of the Pokemon it is thrown at but can only be received once in the game.Check Out How To Get The Master Ball!
Buy From Pokemon Center Or Watt Trader
Poke Balls can be bought with money or Watts at the Pokemon Center & Watt Traders respectively. Always stock up before embarking.