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For the first time since the game's release, the Star Sweet and Ribbon Sweet can be obtained, making 18 new forms of Alcremie available. Milcery which evolve into Gigantamax Alcremie may hold the Sweet, and will appear from January 31 (Fri) to February 17 (Mon).

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How to Get Star and Ribbon Sweets

Catch Milcery in a Max Raid Battle

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Milcery which can evolve into Gigantamax Alcremie will appear in Max Raid Battles from January 31 (Fri) to February 17 (Mon) 8:59. The most exciting part is that these Milcery may hold a Star Sweet or Ribbon Sweet, items which were previously unavailable in the game. These new items will make 18 new forms of Alcremie available for the first time.

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Locations where Milcery can appear in Max Raid Battles

Search any of the Dens below to find Milcery which can evolve into Gigantamax Alcremie.

Location Hidden Ability?
Bridge Field Den (E) No
Bridge Field Special Den (H) No
Lake of Outrage Den (B) No
Lake of Outrage Rare Den (B) No

New Forms of Alcremie

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New Sweets Means New Forms

Sweets are used to evolve Milcery into Alcremie. Depending on the sweet used, time of day, and other factors, Alcremie can now have one of 63 different forms.

How to Evolve Milcery into Alcremie

How to Make Milcery with Star or Ribbon Sweet Appear

Update Pokemon Sword or Shield Online

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You need Internet connection for Special Milcery to appear. The Pokemon that appears in the wild area will be automatically updated if the Nintendo Switch is connected to the Internet. To manually update it, Press the X button to open the menu and receive Wild Area News from Mystery Gifts.

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