There will soon be a special Pikachu available in Pokemon Sword and Shield, as a water Tera Type one will appear in a special Tera Raid. Starting on February 24, 2023, the seven-star character will appear in the signature black raid dens.
As this will be a seven-star Pokemon Scarlet and Violet Tera Raid, this Pikachu the Unrivaled one follows the same rules as past ones. It will feature a Mightiest Mark. You need likely need to have completed the gym leader rematches and Academy Ace Tournament to see the dens and raids.
The announcement didn’t note what kinds of moves to expect. As it is a water Tera Type, people should prepare for a character who may know some water-type moves. As it is also Pikachu, it will probably electric ones as well.
This will mark the second Pikachu with a special sort of Tera Type. As a reminder, one that was a flying Tera Type was given away via the Mystery Gift function via launch. However, soon people won’t be able to claim that one. You won’t be able to download it after February 28, 2023.
Pokemon Scarlet and Violet are available for the Nintendo Switch, and the Water Tera Type Pikachu Tera Raid will run February 24-27, 2023.