You might be wondering what are Evolution Stones and what importance do they have in Pokemon Sword and Shield? Well, you have come to the right place all the questions will be answered. Geez, I sound like a fortune teller well anyways evolution stones can help you evolve a pokemon of the same elemental type instantly.
They are not that hard to find and are very useful. In this guide, we will include all the details on the locations of the evolution stones in Pokemon Sword and Shield and which Pokemons can be evolved by the stone.
Pokemon Sword and Shield – Evolution Stones
The evolution stones or elemental stones are scattered around the map and can be found easily if you look in the right places. The following are the locations of all the stones and which Pokemons can be evolved using the infinity… I mean evolution stones:
The water stones can be used to evolve Eevee to Vaporeon, Shellder to Cloyster and Lombre to Ludicolo. The water stone can be found in Bridge Field. Head to the wild area here and approach the wall that is at the front of Motostoke. Search for an energy well at the bottom of the wall here and move around this area to find the water stone.
The fire stone can be used evolve Eevee to Flareon, Growlithe to Arcanine and Vulpix to Ninetales. The fire stone can be found near Lake Miloch. After crossing the bridge over the river simply head left and straight towards the wall. The fire stone can be found at the bottom of the wall.
The sun stone can be used to evolve Gloom to Bellossom, Helioptile to Heliolisk and Cottoned to Whimsicott. The sun stone can be found in Dusty Bowl. Go to the upper zone of the would area here north of Motostoke. You can find the sun stone there lying on the ground.
The ice stone can be used to evolve Darumaka to Darmanitan and Eevee to Glaceon. The ice stone can be found after acquiring the water bike mode from the surgeon in Route 9. In the water body go straight then go right and you can see the ice stone sparkling there.
The leaf stone can be used to evolve Eevee to Leafeon, Gloom to Vileplume and Nuzlef to Shiftry. The leaf stone can be found in Turffield. In the distance, you can see the slope up ahead go up and turn right towards the NPC. Adjacent to her is the leaf stone laying on the ground.
The dusk stone can be used to evolve Lampent to Chandelure. The dusk stone can be found in Stow-on-Side. Go to the Poke-Mart here and out back to find the dusk stone on the ground.
The shiny stone can be used to evolve Roselia to Roserade, Minccino to Cinccino and Togetic to Togekiss. The shiny stone can be found in Route 8. After you defeat Doctor Joanna there go up the ladder on the right. Go south and around the path to get to the shiny stone.
The dawn stone can be used to evolve Kirlia to Gallade and Snorunt to Frolass. The dawn stone can be found in Giant’s cap. Go to the west area and from here you can reach the south end of Giant’s cap. Go there and look for the dawn stone which can be found facing the Dusty Bowl.
That is all for our Pokemon Sword And Shield Evolution Stones guide. If you are interested in learning more about the game then be sure to check out our guide on Eevee evolutions. You can also learn about how you can turn the autosave feature off and on.