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The Pokémon Company International and Game Freak have announced that they will release Ash Hat Pikachu codes for Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield to celebrate the upcoming release of The Crown Tundra downloadable content.

Those that redeem these codes in the Nintendo Switch exclusives will receive a special Pikachu that will each wear one of eight different versions of Ash’s hat that he has worn on his adventures.

List of Ash Hat Pikachu Codes for Pokémon Sword And Shield

  • Pikachu (Original Cap) Gift: P1KACHUGET
  • Pikachu (Partner Cap): 1CH00SEY0U
  • Pikachu (Hoenn Cap): P1KAADVANCE
  • Pikachu (Sinnoh Cap): V0LTTACKLEP1KA
  • Pikachu (Unova Cap): P1KABESTW1SH
  • Pikachu (Kalos Cap): KAL0SP1KA

These Pikachu are Level 25 with the moves Thunderbolt, Quick Attack, Iron Tail and Electroweb, and have the Static ability.

To claim a Mystery Gift in-game gift, follow these steps:

  1. Launch your Pokémon Sword or Pokémon Shield game.
  2. Press the X Button to open the game’s menu.
  3. Select Mystery Gift.
  4. Select Get a Mystery Gift.
  5. Select Get with Code/Password.

Codes for the other special Pikachu will be released up until Friday 30th October and will be shared in places such as the Play Pokémon Twitter account and the Pokémon Trainer Club e-mail newsletter.

Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield are now available exclusively for Nintendo Switch worldwide.

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After starting out with a Yellow Game Boy and a copy of Donkey Kong Land, Alex once hid in his room to play The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time one Christmas. Now he shares his thoughts on Nintendo Insider, keeping track of everything to do with Nintendo.