GEN8

Pokémon Sword and Shield has arrived! To celebrate, our sparkling new database below features the full Galar Pokédex, including the 81 new Gen 8 Pokémon and all the returning Pokémon. Use the tool below to find out about the new Pokémon and which of your past favourites have made the cut in the Galar Pokédex.

You can also find out more about the three Pokémon Sword and Shield starters and their evolutions, check out our Pokémon type chart for info on strengths and weaknesses, hunt out Easter Eggs in Pokémon Sword and Shield, and find out how to find and evolve Galar region Pokémon from Sirfetch'd to Frosmoth, Alcremie and many more.

We'll update this database with official art as-and-when it's released. Ready to peruse the Galar Pokédex, then?...

How to use the Galar Pokédex tool

All Pokémon in Pokémon Sword & Shield

Displaying 1 to 50 of 400

Grookey Galar #001 / National #810

Pokemon: Grookey (Galar Pokédex #001 / National Pokédex #810)
Category
Chimp
Type
Grass
Height
1'
Weight
1.00 lbs
Abilities
Overgrow
Weaknesses
-
Generation
Gen 8 (SwSh)

Thwackey Galar #002 / National #811

Pokemon: Thwackey (Galar Pokédex #002 / National Pokédex #811)
Category
Unknown
Type
Grass
Height
???
Weight
???
Abilities
-
Weaknesses
-
Generation
Gen 8 (SwSh)

Rillaboom Galar #003 / National #812

Pokemon: Rillaboom (Galar Pokédex #003 / National Pokédex #812)
Category
Unknown
Type
Grass
Height
???
Weight
???
Abilities
-
Weaknesses
-
Generation
Gen 8 (SwSh)

Scorbunny Galar #004 / National #813

Pokemon: Scorbunny (Galar Pokédex #004 / National Pokédex #813)
Category
Rabbit
Type
Fire
Height
1'
Weight
0.90 lbs
Abilities
Blaze
Weaknesses
-
Generation
Gen 8 (SwSh)

Raboot Galar #005 / National #814

Pokemon: Raboot (Galar Pokédex #005 / National Pokédex #814)
Category
Unknown
Type
Fire
Height
???
Weight
???
Abilities
-
Weaknesses
-
Generation
Gen 8 (SwSh)

Cinderace Galar #006 / National #815

Pokemon: Cinderace (Galar Pokédex #006 / National Pokédex #815)
Category
Unknown
Type
Fire
Height
???
Weight
???
Abilities
-
Weaknesses
-
Generation
Gen 8 (SwSh)

Sobble Galar #007 / National #816

Pokemon: Sobble (Galar Pokédex #007 / National Pokédex #816)
Category
Water Lizard
Type
Water
Height
1'
Weight
0.80 lbs
Abilities
Torrent
Weaknesses
-
Generation
Gen 8 (SwSh)

Drizzile Galar #008 / National #817

Pokemon: Drizzile (Galar Pokédex #008 / National Pokédex #817)
Category
Unknown
Type
Water
Height
???
Weight
???
Abilities
-
Weaknesses
-
Generation
Gen 8 (SwSh)

Inteleon Galar #009 / National #818

Pokemon: Inteleon (Galar Pokédex #009 / National Pokédex #818)
Category
Unknown
Type
Water
Height
???
Weight
???
Abilities
-
Weaknesses
-
Generation
Gen 8 (SwSh)

Blipbug Galar #010 / National #824

Pokemon: Blipbug (Galar Pokédex #010 / National Pokédex #824)
Category
Unknown
Type
Bug
Height
???
Weight
???
Abilities
-
Weaknesses
-
Generation
Gen 8 (SwSh)

Dottler Galar #011 / National #825

Pokemon: Dottler (Galar Pokédex #011 / National Pokédex #825)
Category
Unknown
Type
Bug, Psychic
Height
???
Weight
???
Abilities
-
Weaknesses
-
Generation
Gen 8 (SwSh)

Orbeetle Galar #012 / National #826

Pokemon: Orbeetle (Galar Pokédex #012 / National Pokédex #826)
Category
Unknown
Type
Bug, Psychic
Height
???
Weight
???
Abilities
-
Weaknesses
-
Generation
Gen 8 (SwSh)

Caterpie Galar #013 / National #010

Pokemon: Caterpie (Galar Pokédex #013 / National Pokédex #010)
Category
Worm
Type
Bug
Height
1' 00"
Weight
0.40 lbs
Abilities
Shield Dust
Weaknesses
Fire, Flying, Rock
Generation
Gen 1 (RBY)

Metapod Galar #014 / National #011

Pokemon: Metapod (Galar Pokédex #014 / National Pokédex #011)
Category
Cocoon
Type
Bug
Height
2' 04"
Weight
1.80 lbs
Abilities
Shed Skin
Weaknesses
Fire, Flying, Rock
Generation
Gen 1 (RBY)

Butterfree Galar #015 / National #012

Pokemon: Butterfree (Galar Pokédex #015 / National Pokédex #012)
Category
Butterfly
Type
Bug, Flying
Height
3' 07"
Weight
0.50 lbs
Abilities
Compound Eyes
Weaknesses
Rock, Electric, Fire, Flying, Ice
Generation
Gen 1 (RBY)

Grubbin Galar #016 / National #736

Pokemon: Grubbin (Galar Pokédex #016 / National Pokédex #736)
Category
Larva
Type
Bug
Height
1' 04"
Weight
0.70 lbs
Abilities
Swarm
Weaknesses
Fire, Flying, Rock
Generation
Gen 7 (SM)

Charjabug Galar #017 / National #737

Pokemon: Charjabug (Galar Pokédex #017 / National Pokédex #737)
Category
Battery
Type
Bug, Electric
Height
1' 08"
Weight
3.10 lbs
Abilities
Battery
Weaknesses
Fire, Rock
Generation
Gen 7 (SM)

Vikavolt Galar #018 / National #738

Pokemon: Vikavolt (Galar Pokédex #018 / National Pokédex #738)
Category
Stag Beetle
Type
Bug, Electric
Height
4' 11"
Weight
9.20 lbs
Abilities
Levitate
Weaknesses
Fire, Rock
Generation
Gen 7 (SM)

Hoothoot Galar #019 / National #163

Pokemon: Hoothoot (Galar Pokédex #019 / National Pokédex #163)
Category
Owl
Type
Normal, Flying
Height
2' 04"
Weight
6.70 lbs
Abilities
Keen Eye, Insomnia
Weaknesses
Electric, Ice, Rock
Generation
Gen 2 (GSC)

Noctowl Galar #020 / National #164

Pokemon: Noctowl (Galar Pokédex #020 / National Pokédex #164)
Category
Owl
Type
Normal, Flying
Height
5' 03"
Weight
9.90 lbs
Abilities
Keen Eye, Insomnia
Weaknesses
Electric, Ice, Rock
Generation
Gen 2 (GSC)

Rookidee Galar #021 / National #821

Pokemon: Rookidee (Galar Pokédex #021 / National Pokédex #821)
Category
Unknown
Type
Flying
Height
???
Weight
???
Abilities
-
Weaknesses
-
Generation
Gen 8 (SwSh)

Corvisquire Galar #022 / National #822

Pokemon: Corvisquire (Galar Pokédex #022 / National Pokédex #822)
Category
Unknown
Type
Flying
Height
???
Weight
???
Abilities
-
Weaknesses
-
Generation
Gen 8 (SwSh)

Corviknight Galar #023 / National #823

Pokemon: Corviknight (Galar Pokédex #023 / National Pokédex #823)
Category
Raven
Type
Flying, Steel
Height
7' 3"
Weight
65.30 lbs
Abilities
Pressure, Unnerve
Weaknesses
-
Generation
Gen 8 (SwSh)

Skwovet Galar #024 / National #819

Pokemon: Skwovet (Galar Pokédex #024 / National Pokédex #819)
Category
Unknown
Type
Normal
Height
???
Weight
???
Abilities
-
Weaknesses
-
Generation
Gen 8 (SwSh)

Greedent Galar #025 / National #820

Pokemon: Greedent (Galar Pokédex #025 / National Pokédex #820)
Category
Unknown
Type
Normal
Height
???
Weight
???
Abilities
-
Weaknesses
-
Generation
Gen 8 (SwSh)

Pidove Galar #026 / National #519

Pokemon: Pidove (Galar Pokédex #026 / National Pokédex #519)
Category
Tiny Pigeon
Type
Normal, Flying
Height
1' 00"
Weight
0.60 lbs
Abilities
Super Luck, Big Pecks
Weaknesses
Electric, Ice, Rock
Generation
Gen 5 (BW)

Tranquill Galar #027 / National #520

Pokemon: Tranquill (Galar Pokédex #027 / National Pokédex #520)
Category
Wild Pigeon
Type
Normal, Flying
Height
2' 00"
Weight
3.10 lbs
Abilities
Super Luck, Big Pecks
Weaknesses
Electric, Ice, Rock
Generation
Gen 5 (BW)

Unfezant Galar #028 / National #521

Pokemon: Unfezant (Galar Pokédex #028 / National Pokédex #521)
Category
Proud
Type
Normal, Flying
Height
3' 11"
Weight
3.90 lbs
Abilities
Super Luck, Big Pecks
Weaknesses
Electric, Ice, Rock
Generation
Gen 5 (BW)

Nickit Galar #029 / National #827

Pokemon: Nickit (Galar Pokédex #029 / National Pokédex #827)
Category
Unknown
Type
Dark
Height
???
Weight
???
Abilities
-
Weaknesses
-
Generation
Gen 8 (SwSh)

Thievul Galar #030 / National #828

Pokemon: Thievul (Galar Pokédex #030 / National Pokédex #828)
Category
Unknown
Type
Dark
Height
???
Weight
???
Abilities
-
Weaknesses
-
Generation
Gen 8 (SwSh)

Zigzagoon (Galarian) Galar #031 / National #263

Pokemon: Zigzagoon (Galarian) (Galar Pokédex #031 / National Pokédex #263)
Category
Tiny Raccoon
Type
Dark, Normal
Height
1' 4"
Weight
8.60 lbs
Abilities
Pickup, Gluttony
Weaknesses
-
Generation
Gen 3 (RSE)

Linoone (Galarian) Galar #032 / National #264

Pokemon: Linoone (Galarian) (Galar Pokédex #032 / National Pokédex #264)
Category
Rushing
Type
Dark, Normal
Height
1' 8"
Weight
1.70 lbs
Abilities
Pickup, Gluttony
Weaknesses
-
Generation
Gen 3 (RSE)

Obstagoon Galar #033 / National #862

Pokemon: Obstagoon (Galar Pokédex #033 / National Pokédex #862)
Category
Blocking
Type
Dark, Normal
Height
5' 3"
Weight
1.40 lbs
Abilities
Reckless, Guts
Weaknesses
-
Generation
Gen 8 (SwSh)

Wooloo Galar #034 / National #831

Pokemon: Wooloo (Galar Pokédex #034 / National Pokédex #831)
Category
Sheep
Type
Normal
Height
2'
Weight
3.20 lbs
Abilities
Fluffy, Run Away
Weaknesses
-
Generation
Gen 8 (SwSh)

Dubwool Galar #035 / National #832

Pokemon: Dubwool (Galar Pokédex #035 / National Pokédex #832)
Category
Unknown
Type
Normal
Height
???
Weight
???
Abilities
-
Weaknesses
-
Generation
Gen 8 (SwSh)

Lotad Galar #036 / National #270

Pokemon: Lotad (Galar Pokédex #036 / National Pokédex #270)
Category
Water Weed
Type
Water, Grass
Height
1' 08"
Weight
0.70 lbs
Abilities
Swift Swim, Rain Dish
Weaknesses
Bug, Flying, Poison
Exclusive to
Pokémon Shield
Generation
Gen 3 (RSE)

Lombre Galar #037 / National #271

Pokemon: Lombre (Galar Pokédex #037 / National Pokédex #271)
Category
Jolly
Type
Water, Grass
Height
3' 11"
Weight
1.60 lbs
Abilities
Swift Swim, Rain Dish
Weaknesses
Bug, Flying, Poison
Exclusive to
Pokémon Shield
Generation
Gen 3 (RSE)

Ludicolo Galar #038 / National #272

Pokemon: Ludicolo (Galar Pokédex #038 / National Pokédex #272)
Category
Carefree
Type
Water, Grass
Height
4' 11"
Weight
21.30 lbs
Abilities
Swift Swim, Rain Dish
Weaknesses
Bug, Flying, Poison
Exclusive to
Pokémon Shield
Generation
Gen 3 (RSE)

Seedot Galar #039 / National #273

Pokemon: Seedot (Galar Pokédex #039 / National Pokédex #273)
Category
Acorn
Type
Grass
Height
1' 08"
Weight
0.80 lbs
Abilities
Chlorophyll, Early Bird
Weaknesses
Bug, Fire, Flying, Ice, Poison
Exclusive to
Pokémon Sword
Generation
Gen 3 (RSE)

Nuzleaf Galar #040 / National #274

Pokemon: Nuzleaf (Galar Pokédex #040 / National Pokédex #274)
Category
Wily
Type
Grass, Dark
Height
3' 03"
Weight
1.70 lbs
Abilities
Chlorophyll, Early Bird
Weaknesses
Bug, Fire, Fighting, Flying, Ice, Poison, Fairy
Exclusive to
Pokémon Sword
Generation
Gen 3 (RSE)

Shiftry Galar #041 / National #275

Pokemon: Shiftry (Galar Pokédex #041 / National Pokédex #275)
Category
Wicked
Type
Grass, Dark
Height
4' 03"
Weight
31.40 lbs
Abilities
Chlorophyll, Early Bird
Weaknesses
Bug, Fire, Fighting, Flying, Ice, Poison, Fairy
Exclusive to
Pokémon Sword
Generation
Gen 3 (RSE)

Chewtle Galar #042 / National #833

Pokemon: Chewtle (Galar Pokédex #042 / National Pokédex #833)
Category
Unknown
Type
Water
Height
???
Weight
???
Abilities
-
Weaknesses
-
Generation
Gen 8 (SwSh)

Drednaw Galar #043 / National #834

Pokemon: Drednaw (Galar Pokédex #043 / National Pokédex #834)
Category
Bite
Type
Water, Rock
Height
3' 3"
Weight
54.60 lbs
Abilities
Strong Jaw, Shell Armor
Weaknesses
-
Generation
Gen 8 (SwSh)

Purrloin Galar #044 / National #509

Pokemon: Purrloin (Galar Pokédex #044 / National Pokédex #509)
Category
Devious
Type
Dark
Height
1' 04"
Weight
2.30 lbs
Abilities
Limber, Unburden
Weaknesses
Fighting, Bug, Fairy
Generation
Gen 5 (BW)

Liepard Galar #045 / National #510

Pokemon: Liepard (Galar Pokédex #045 / National Pokédex #510)
Category
Cruel
Type
Dark
Height
3' 07"
Weight
2.70 lbs
Abilities
Limber, Unburden
Weaknesses
Fighting, Bug, Fairy
Generation
Gen 5 (BW)

Yamper Galar #046 / National #835

Pokemon: Yamper (Galar Pokédex #046 / National Pokédex #835)
Category
Puppy
Type
Electric
Height
1'
Weight
9.80 lbs
Abilities
Ball Fetch
Weaknesses
-
Generation
Gen 8 (SwSh)

Boltund Galar #047 / National #836

Pokemon: Boltund (Galar Pokédex #047 / National Pokédex #836)
Category
Unknown
Type
Electric
Height
???
Weight
???
Abilities
-
Weaknesses
-
Generation
Gen 8 (SwSh)

Bunnelby Galar #048 / National #659

Pokemon: Bunnelby (Galar Pokédex #048 / National Pokédex #659)
Category
Digging
Type
Normal
Height
1' 04"
Weight
1.00 lbs
Abilities
Pickup, Cheek Pouch
Weaknesses
Fighting
Generation
Gen 6 (XY)

Diggersby Galar #049 / National #660

Pokemon: Diggersby (Galar Pokédex #049 / National Pokédex #660)
Category
Digging
Type
Normal, Ground
Height
3' 03"
Weight
3.50 lbs
Abilities
Pickup, Cheek Pouch
Weaknesses
Water, Grass, Ice, Fighting
Generation
Gen 6 (XY)

Minccino Galar #050 / National #572

Pokemon: Minccino (Galar Pokédex #050 / National Pokédex #572)
Category
Chinchilla
Type
Normal
Height
1' 04"
Weight
2.80 lbs
Abilities
Cute Charm, Technician
Weaknesses
Fighting
Generation
Gen 5 (BW)

Phew! So which are your favourites from all the new faces? Remember, we'll update this with official art as and when it becomes available. In the meantime, let us know below which ones you're eager to catch.