Max Mushrooms

Max Mushrooms (Japanese: ダイキノコ Dai Mushroom) are an item that was introduced in Generation VIII.

Max Mushrooms
Dai Mushroom
Bag Max Mushrooms Sprite.png
Max Mushrooms
Models from Sword and Shield
Introduced in Generation VIII
Generation VIII Bag Battle Items pocket icon.png Battle Items

In the core series games


Games Cost Sell price
SwSh N/A $4,000


Out-of-battle effect

Three clusters of Max Mushrooms can be exchanged for a bowl of Max Soup, allowing a compatible Pokémon to gain a Gigantamax Factor, or revert their status. Feeding Max Soup to Urshifu requires that one comb of Max Honey be added to the exchange.

In-battle effect

When used from the Bag during battle, it raises the Attack, Defense, Special Attack, Special Defense, and Speed of a Pokémon currently in battle by one stage each.


Games Description
SwSh Mushrooms that have the power of changing Dynamax forms. They boost all stats of a Pokémon during battle.


Games Finite methods Repeatable methods
SwShIA Warm-Up Tunnel (×3, after defeating KlaraSw/AverySh for the second time) Courageous Cavern, Brawlers' Cave, Forest of Focus, Warm-Up Tunnel (a single cluster spawns in one of these locations after three Max Raid Battles)

In the anime

Max Mushrooms in the anime

In The Winding Path to Greatness!, Allister helped Ash and Goh collect three clusters of Max Mushrooms, which he cooked into a Max Soup that enabled Ash's Gengar to Gigantamax.

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 極巨菇菇 Gihkgeuih Gūgū
Mandarin 極巨菇菇 / 极巨菇菇 Jíjù Gūgū
  French Maxi Champi
  German Dyna-Pilz
  Italian Fungomax
  Korean 다이버섯 Dai Beoseot
  Polish Maxi Grzyb
  Brazilian Portuguese Cogumelos Max
  Spanish Maxiseta

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