Best Buy will give out free codes to battle and catch Gigantamax Pikachu and Eevee in Pokemon Sword & Shield later this month. Best Buy will distribute the codes from October 10 to October 24, 2021, with no purchases required.

After redeeming the code, gamers will obtain a Dynamax Crystal in-game through the Mystery Gift system. Similar to previous Pokemon Sword & Shield retail promotions, gamers can then use the Dynamax Crystal on the Watchtower Lair to problem the Gigantamax Pikachu or Eevee in battle. Other gamers also can select to be a part of the combat, or you’ll be able to resolve to begin the battle with NPC companions. Once defeated, all battle individuals could have an opportunity to seize the Pokemon.

The Gigantamax Pikachu will reportedly include the Lighting Rod hidden capacity, in addition to the strikes Celebrate, Double Team, Thunder Bolt, and Wish. Gigantamax Eevee, nonetheless, will include the Anticipation hidden capacity, and the strikes Celebrate, Wish, Double Edge, and Swift.

Originally, the Gigantamax Pikachu and Eevee had been solely accessible to those that additionally performed Pokemon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! and Let’s Go, Eevee! The Gigantamax Pikachu was later made accessible via Max Raid occasions, with some operating just for a restricted time. Similarly, Gigantamax Eevee additionally appeared in a Max Raid alongside Meowth again in May 2020.

Pokemon Sword and Shield are instantly accessible on the Nintendo Switch. The Gigantamax Pikachu and Eevee free code promotion will run at Best Buy from October 10 to October 24, 2021.