Pokémon Sword & Shield - Series 5

Pokémon Sword & Shield - Series 5

The next Pokémon Sword & Shield Competitive Ruleset has been announced. Starting in July, Ranked Battle and any VGC event will run the following rules:
Pokémon Restrictions: Galar Pokédex, Isle of Armor Pokédex, National Dex Numbers #638-640 and #722-730. Pokémon require the Galar Mark or the Battle Ready Mark
Pokémon Limits: Team of 3 to 6 Pokémon from Level 1 to Level 100. All Pokémon then set to Level 50
Match Length: No limit
Allowed Gigantamax: Venusaur, Charizard, Blastoise, Butterfree, Pikachu, Meowth, Machamp, Gengar, Kingler, Lapras, Eevee, Snorlax, Garbodor, Rillaboom, Cinderace, Inteleon, Corviknight, Orbeetle, Drednaw, Coalossal, Flapple, Appletun, Sandaconda, Toxtricity, Centiskorch, Hatterene, Grimmsnarl, Alcremie, Copperajah, Duraludon, Urshifu
Battle Time: 20 Minutes
Your Time: 7 Minutes
Team Preview: 90 Seconds
Turn Time: 45 Seconds