Read this Pokemon Sword and Shield guide on how to get the Pokemon virus Pokerus. Including what is Pokerus, how to get or spread, trade Pokemon with Pokerus, and more!Check Out What To Do After Endgame!
How To Get / Spread Pokerus
Capture Pokemon With Pokerus
One of the simplest way to get a Pokemon with Pokerus is to catch one that's already infected with the virus. You can check the Pokemon's summary to see if they have the Pokerus virus.Check Out How To Catch Pokemon!
Trade Online For Pokemon With Pokerus
Another way of getting a Pokemon with Pokerus is to trade with other people. Check online forums or with local friends to see if they're willing to trade for a Pokemon infected with Pokerus.Check Out Trading Forum For Pokerus!
Keep Pokemon With Pokerus In Party
To spread the Pokerus in your Pokemon, make sure to keep the first Pokemon with Pokerus in the same party. Win some battles with this party to infect the other Pokemon.
What Is Pokerus?
Pokemon Status That Boosts EVs
When your Pokemon is infected with Pokerus, that Pokemon gets double the EVs or Base Points, making them stronger versions of their species.Check Out EV (Base Points) Guide Here!
Useful For Breeding Stronger Pokemon
Having the Pokerus virus infecting your Pokemon can be useful in breeding stronger Pokemon for ranked battles, online battles, and trading!