Learn about Max Soup in Pokemon Sword and Shield The Isle Of Armor (Expansion Pass DLC). How to unlock, how to make Max Soup, mushrooms, ingredients, and make Gigantamax Pokemon!
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What Is Max Soup?
Changes Pokemon's Dynamax To Gigantamax
Max Soup is a food newly introduced in the Isle Of Armor expansion. Pokemon that can Dynamax will be able to Gigantamax when they eat this soup!Learn More About What Dynamax And Gigantamax Are Here
Pokemon Needs To Be Able To Dynamax
Note that not all Pokemon can Gigantamax by eating this soup. The Pokemon has to already have the ability to Dynamax in order to get this ability from the soup.Check Out All Gigantamax-able Pokemon Here
Get Gigantamax Starters With Hidden Ability
How To Unlock Max Soup
Unlocked After 2nd Trial
You'll be able to make Max Soup freely after you complete the dojo's 2nd trial. Make sure you have enough Max Mushrooms to make the soup.Check Out Isle Of Armor 2nd Trial Walkthrough!
Use Mushrooms To Make Max Soup
Use Max Mushroom Found In Isle Of Armor
Max Soup can be made in the Master Dojo using Max Mushrooms that you find in the Isle of Armor.Check Out Where & How To Get Max Mushroom!
Best Uses For Max Soup
Use On Galar Starter Pokemon
You can use Max Soup to give any Galar starter Pokemon the ability to Gigantamax. This is great when you've selected & bred a perfect IV Pokemon.Check Out How To Breed Best Pokemon!
Use On Pokemon That Need A 0 Stat
Since it wasn't possible to breed Gigantamax Pokemon before, it was really difficult to target specific Pokemon with a 0 IV in a certain stat, like speed for Trick Room teams. Now that we have Max Soup, it's good to prioritize those Pokemon,
For Pokemon In Limited-Time Max Raids
Snorlax and Toxtricity are two Gigantamax Pokemon which were previously only obtainable in Max Raid Battles during limited-time events. This has changed, however, thanks to Max Soup! Give one of these two Pokemon a soup if you don't already have their G-Max form!
You can use Max Soup to Gigantamax Pokemon that could only be found in limited-time max raids, if you've missed the duration of their events.Check Out Max Raid Battle Events!
For Version-Exclusive Pokemon
The Gigantamax Pokemon that appear in each version of the game are actually different. It's a good idea to give Max Soup to Pokemon whose Gigantamax form you can't catch in your version of the game