There are tons of special Poke Balls in the game, each with their own effect. In this guide we tell you Where To Buy Special Poke Balls In Pokemon Sword & Shield and the effect that each of the special Poke Balls has, as each one increases the chances depending on one particular factor.
Basic Poke Balls are available at the start of your adventure. Great Balls and Ultra Balls become available as you progress in the story. Other Poke Balls are available in Pokemon Centers with two people at the counter. Sometimes the second person sells TM’s, in other places they sell special Poke Balls.
Where To Buy Special Poke Balls In Pokemon Sword & ShieldThere are many different types of Poke Ball that you can only find one or two of. These are usually rewards for minor tasks or from speaking to the Poke Ball guy at each of the gym locations. The table below shows only the special Poke Balls you can physically purchase and have limitless supplies of.
|Poke Ball||Where To Buy||Effect|
|Luxury Ball||Wyndon Pokemon Center||Makes Pokemon gain friendship faster|
|Quick Ball||Wyndon Pokemon Center||Higher catch rate if thrown at the start of battle|
|Quick Ball||East Lake Axewell Watt Trader (50w)||Higher catch rate if thrown at the start of battle|
|Repeat Ball||Wyndon Pokemon Center||Higher success if catching a Pokemon caught before|
|Dive Ball||Hammerlocke Pokemon Center||For catching Pokemon that live underwater|
|Dive Ball||Wild Area Meeting Spot Watt Trader (50w)||For catching Pokemon that live underwater|
|Dusk Ball||Hammerlocke Pokemon Center||Better at catching Pokemon at night or in dark places|
|Dusk Ball||Dappled Grove Watt Trader (50w)||Better at catching Pokemon at night or in dark places|
|Timer Ball||Hammerlocke Pokemon Center||Higher success the more turns that have passed|
|Timer Ball||Giant's Seat Watt Trader (50w)||Higher success the more turns that have passed|
|Heal Ball||Motostoke Pokemon Center||Fully heals any Pokemon caught with this ball|
|Net Ball||Motostoke Pokemon Center||Better at catching water or bug type Pokemon|
|Net Ball||Hammerlocke Hills Watt Trader (50w)||Better at catching water or bug type Pokemon|
|Nest Ball||Motostoke Pokemon Center||Nest Ball|
|Nest Ball||Bridge Field Watt Trader (50w)||Nest Ball|
|Heal Ball||Giant's Cap Watt Trader (20w)||Fully heals the caught Pokemon|
These are some other special Poke Balls that we’ve found on our journey, that you cannot buy.
|Master Ball||Guarantees a catch (guide)|
|Friend Ball||Immediately makes caught Pokemon more friendly|
|Lure Ball||Increases success rate with fished up Pokemon|
|Heavy Ball||Better at catching Heavy Pokemon|
|Love Ball||Higher success catching Pokemon of opposite gender|
|Moon Ball||Catching Pokemon that evolve with Moon Stone|
|Dream Ball||Better at catching sleeping Pokemon|
|Beast Ball||A ball with a low success rate|
in Pokemon Sword And Shield Guides