Pokémon Sword and Shield: Series 6 October Ranked Battle

Series 6 for October is now live. The Ranked Battle Series focuses on the Pokémon of the Galar Pokédex and includes a ban list. The ban list is of the Top 10 most used Pokémon during Series 5 July. Series 6 will take place from October 1st to October 31st.

Singles Ruleset

  • Pokémon Restrictions: Available National Pokédex (with Galar Mark or Battle Ready Mark)
  • Banned Pokémon: Venusaur, Gyarados, Porygon2,Tyranitar, Torkoal, Hippowdon, Magnezone, Togekiss, Excadrill, Whimsicott, Incineroar, Mimikyu, Rillaboom, Cinderace, Indeedee, Dragapult
  • Pokémon Limits: Team of 3 to 6 Pokémon from Level 1 to Level 100. All Pokémon are set to Level 50
  • Allowed Gigantamax: Charizard, Blastoise, Butterfree, Pikachu, Meowth, Machamp, Gengar, Kingler, Lapras, Eevee, Snorlax, Garbodor, Inteleon, Corviknight, Orbeetle, Drednaw, Coalossal, Flapple, Appletun, Sandaconda, Toxtricity, Centiskorch, Hatterene, Grimmsnarl, Alcremie, Copperajah, Duraludon, Urshifu
  • Battle Time: 20 Minutes
  • Player Time: 7 Minutes
  • Team Preview: 90 Seconds
  • Turn Time: 45 Seconds

Doubles Ruleset

  • Pokémon Restrictions: Available National Pokédex (with Galar Mark or Battle Ready Mark)
  • Banned Pokémon: Venusaur, Gyarados, Porygon2,Tyranitar, Torkoal, Hippowdon, Magnezone, Togekiss, Excadrill, Whimsicott, Incineroar, Mimikyu, Rillaboom, Cinderace, Indeedee, Dragapult
  • Pokémon Limits: Team of 4 to 6 Pokémon from Level 1 to Level 100. All Pokémon are set to Level 50
  • Allowed Gigantamax: Charizard, Blastoise, Butterfree, Pikachu, Meowth, Machamp, Gengar, Kingler, Lapras, Eevee, Snorlax, Garbodor, Inteleon, Corviknight, Orbeetle, Drednaw, Coalossal, Flapple, Appletun, Sandaconda, Toxtricity, Centiskorch, Hatterene, Grimmsnarl, Alcremie, Copperajah, Duraludon, Urshifu
  • Battle Time: 20 Minutes
  • Player Time: 7 Minutes
  • Team Preview: 90 Seconds
  • Turn Time: 45 Seconds

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