Pokémon Sword/Shield Ranked Battle Series 12 now live, Season 13 detailed
Battles are winding down
Pokémon Sword and Shield players have a lot to look forward to, as Ranked Battle Series 12 is now live, and details on Series 13 have been shared.
Ranked Battle Series 12 ruleset returns to using 2 Restricted Pokémon and brings back Dynamax. This season will run from August 1st to August 31st. With this, the thirty-second season of Pokémon Sword & Shield’s Ranked Battle has come to an end, which means rewards for participation in battles are now live. To get them, you need to check your ranking in the Ranked Battle mode and then go to Mystery Gift > Receive via Battle Stadium. These rewards include BP and items range from Armorite Ore up to Bottle Caps depending upon your placement.
We also have details on Ranked Battle Series 13, which is the last in the Sword & Shield rulesets and it runs from September 1st until November 1st, 2022. This ruleset expands on previous rulesets in that it allows Mythical Pokémon and has no limits. This ruleset also allows Restricted Legendary Pokémon. All Pokémon must have a Galar symbol or the Battle Ready Symbol.