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Single Battle Cup Online Competition open for registration in Pokémon Sword and Shield - Competition will run from June 23rd to 26th.

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The Single Battle Cup Online Competition for Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield is now open for registration until June 23rd, at 4:59 pm (PDT). The competition itself will take place from June 23rd, at 5:00 pm to June 26th, at 4:59 pm (PDT).

The Single Battle Cup Competition, as its name suggests, is played in a Singles format. It will utilize the Ranked Battles Series 9 regulations, which means that Mythical and Legendary Pokémon are not permitted in battle. Qualifying players who participate in at least one battle during the event will receive 50 BP whether they win or lose.

To register for the competition, follow these steps:
  • Launch your Pokémon Sword or Pokémon Shield game.
  • Open the X menu.
  • Select VS.
  • Select Battle Stadium.
  • Select Online Competitions.
  • Select Search Official Competitions.
Follow these steps to receive your Participation Gift after the competition has ended:
  • Launch your Pokémon Sword or Pokémon Shield game.
  • Open the X menu.
  • Select Mystery Gift.
  • Select Get a Mystery Gift.
  • Select Get Battle Stadium Rewards.


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