All Diglett rewards in Isle of Armor - Pokemon Sword/Shield

Hunt for burrowing friends in Isle of Armor and you can claim a range of Diglett rewards for Pokemon Sword and Shield.

Just put your shovel down after a hard day’s fossil hunting in Animal Crossing: New Horizons? Too bad, friend, because Pokemon Sword and Shield’s Isle of Armor includes a massive quest to track down 150 Digletts spread across the new area. That’s an awful lot to find, so many in fact that it might seem daunting to most folks. Well, the good news is that you will be rewarded for your efforts - several times, in fact! If you want to know all the Digglett rewards in Isle of Armor to see how many you think it’s worth collecting, then this is the guide for you.

All Diglett rewards in Isle of Armor - Pokemon Sword/Shield

All diglett rewards in isle of armor pokemon sword and shield
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You’ll need to search the full lengths of Pokemon Sword and Shield’s Isle of Armor if you want to get all the Diglett rewards, but in this guide we won’t be spoiling where to find them (check the guides our friends at Superparent are putting together for that!). Instead, we’ll simply be breaking down how many you need to find to claim each Diglett reward tier, and what you can expect in return.  

Below you’ll find the list of all Diglett rewards in Isle of Armor. Remember to return to the owner at the bridge near the dojo to claim them! The most exciting comes at 100 Digletts, where you’ll receive a new starter pokemon!

  • Find 5 Digletts: Alolan Meowth with hidden ability Rattled
  • Find 10 Digletts: Kantonian Slowpoke with hidden ability Regenerator. Holding a King’s Rock.
  • Find 20 Digletts: Alolan Vulpix with hidden ability Snow Warning
  • Find 30 Digletts: Alolan Sandshrew with hidden ability Slush Rush
  • Find 40 Digletts: Alolan Raichu
  • Find 50 Digletts: Alolan Marowak 
  • Find 75 Digletts: Alolan Exeggutor
  • Find 100 Digletts: Alolan Starter with a hidden ability
    • If you chose Grookey: Rowlet with hidden ability Long Reach
    • If you chose Scorbunny: Litten with hidden ability Intimidate
    • If you chose Sobble: Popplio with hidden ability Liquid Voice
  • Find 150 Digletts: Alolan Diglett with hidden ability Sand Force

That’s the complete list of all Diglett Rewards in the Isle of Armor expansion for Pokemon Sword and Shield. Whether you want to put in the full time to find them all will be up to you, but at least the Pokemon you get in return are pretty fun!

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Henry Stenhouse serves an eternal punishment as the Associate Editor of AllGamers. He spent his younger life studying the laws of physics, even going so far as to complete a PhD in the subject before video games stole his soul. Confess your love of Super Smash Bros. via email at, or catch him on Twitter.


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