The sixth gym in Pokémon Sword is against Gordie, a rock-type specialist in Circhester. If you’re playing Pokémon Shield, you go up against ice-type user Melony instead.
How do you beat the 6th gym sword?
Shield: Raise a Fire or Fighting-type to at least Lv.
Before taking on the 6th Gym challenge, you should raise a Fire or Fighting-type Pokemon up to Lv. 40. Both of these types will be super effective on the 6th gym leader of Pokemon Shield, so having one of these on your team will make victory a sure thing.
How do you get to the 6th gym?
Once you’ve beaten the Ninja chumps, explore the little grove of Pomeg Berries, and pick them. Then head to the right, into Fortree City. This is the location of the sixth badge, the Feather Badge. Before you go all willy-nilly into the Gym, though, take some time to explore the city.
Is Stonjourner a legendary?
Stonjourner is a simple Rock-type Pokemon introduced in Sword and Shield. It has decent Attack and Defense stats, but everything else is mediocre. Stonjourner could have certainly been given better stats and status as a Legendary Pokemon in Generation VIII.
Mirror Armor (hidden ability)
How do you beat the Fortree gym?
Try using a Flying-type pokémon against Altaria, since a Flying-type pokémon will be immune to Altaria’s Ground-type attack. Skarmory is a good choice, because it is also resistant to Altaria’s other attacks.