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Read this Pokemon Sword and Shield guide on Gigantamax Melmetal. Find out how to get Gigantamax Melmetal via Pokemon Go and Pokemon Home, when it's available, release, and more!!!

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How To Get Gigantamax Melmetal

Pokemon GO + Pokemon Home Link Up Event

Melmetal Gigantamax

For the first time ever, it will be possible to obtain a Gigantamax version of the mythical Pokemon Melmetal! This will only be doable by obtaining a Meltan in Pokemon Go and transferring it via Pokemon Home! After doing this, you'll be able to get Melmetal in Sword and Shield.

Release Date Later This Year

Melmetal Gigantamax

It's important to note that this Melmetal is not currently obtainable! Link capabilities for Pokemon Go and Home are planned to go live later this year.

How To Get Gigantamax Melmetal

1Send a Pokemon from Pokemon Go to Pokemon Home.
2Open a mystery box in Pokemon Go, allowing you to catch a Meltan.
3After doing this, you'll receive a Mystery Gift in Pokemon Home. Open this to get a Gigantamax Melmetal you can transfer to Sword/Shield!

Note that from the information we've gotten so far, it seems you will need to download and play Pokemon Go to obtain Melmetal. You will likely have some time before this goes live, so we recommend downloading Pokemon Go ahead of time!

Gigantamax Melmetal Info

New G-Max Move

Move G-Max Meltdown Steel Icon
Effect Deals damage and prevents opponents from using the same move consecutively.

Melmetal, like all other Gigantamax Pokemon, will have a unique special move: G-Max Meltdown. This move will not only deal a large amount of Steel damage, but it will also have the asme function as Torment, making opponents unable to use the same move repeatedly!

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