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New Pokemon Sword & Shield raid allows players to get all Alcremie forms

by Brent Koepp
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Pokemon Trainers can now get their hands on all 63 Alcremie Gigantamax forms in Sword & Shield with ease, after an update was made to G-Max raids. The change also brings two special forms of the sweet Fairy-type. 

Pokemon saw its eighth generation release with Pokemon Sword & Shield, which introduced fans to new features such as the Wild Area, and Dynamaxing. The new title takes place in the Galar region, where players can discover new monsters such as Alcremie.

The delectable looking cream Fairy-type has an astonishing 63 styles, and now a change introduced into the game allows players to get all of them with Gigamax. Here is everything you need to know.

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Starting on January 30, the developers have added special Milcery who can show up in Max Raid battles. The cute Pokemon is able to evolve into Alcremie based on the sweet they are holding, which gives trainer an incredible 63 variations of the monster.

The Milcery will have the potential to Gigamax, so players who want to collect all the different flavors in the special form, this is now your chance as the even only runs until February 6th.

Evolving the character into its various forms depends on multiple factors. The sweet that it holds is the most important step, but then the time of day as well as the length and direction the player spins also plays a part.

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The dessert looking character, has various flavors.

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How to get all of Alcremie's flavors

The ability to get your favorite cream Pokemon in all its glorious flavors in Gigamax form isn't the only addition to the event. Game Freak have also now released two new sweets, giving Alcremie two more flavors.

Tweeting about the update, Serebii.net's Twitter account revealed to followers, "The Max Raid Battle events have shifted, higher level Milcery, some of which can evolve into any Gigantamax Alcremie. Ribbon & Star Sweets now also available."

With every raid battle, Milcery has the chance of holding one these sweets – ribbon or star. Evolving the monster while holding either of these previously unreleased candies will give players another pair of amazing styles you won't want to miss out on.

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Pokemon Sword & Shield continues to crush it in sales, even breaking records on its release. The popular RPG moved an incredible six million units just in its first weekend after hitting stores.

As trainers continue to fill out their Pokedex in the Galar region, Game Freak continues to update the title with new things for players to collect.