Today is Pokemon’s 26th birthday, and The Pokemon Company celebrated by sharing Pokemon Gifts which revealed that open-world Pokemon Scarlet and Violet will be coming to Nintendo Switch in 2022.
Pokemon Day 2022 also announced new updates for Pokemon Legends: Arceus, Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl, and more. To help make sure you don’t miss a thing, we’ve rounded up all of the biggest announcements below.
Pokemon Scarlet and Pokemon Violet to be announced at the end of 2022
Generation 9 will officially begin later this year when Pokemon Scarlet and Pokemon Violet arrive on Nintendo Switch in 2022. The open-world game “where various borderless towns blend seamlessly into the wilderness. ” would be an “evolutionary” step for the Pokemon franchise.
We were also introduced to starter Pokemon, and they were awesome. When the Trainer begins their journey, they will choose between Grass Cat Sprigatito, Fire Croc Fuecoco, or Water Duckling Quaxly.
Pokemon Legends: Arceus Daybreak Update arrived later than today
The Pokemon Legends: Arceus’ Daybreak (Version 1.1.0) update is coming later today and will have Trainers “investigating mysterious mass outbreaks of Pokemon that are popping up across the region.” HIsui.” They will also be able to battle “powerful opponents – like Legendary Pokemon and Wardens – adding more options to the Pokemon battle experience.”
Players will also be able to claim 30 Ultra Balls, Gigaton Balls and Jet Balls by entering the password ARCEUSADVENTURE in the Mystery Gift menu by March 31, 2022.
Furthermore, there will be an online animated series set in Pokemon Legends: Arceus’ Hisui region that will premiere in late 2022 with an origin story.
Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Trainer will be able to add Shaymin to their team
Using an item called Oak’s Letter, Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl players will be able to catch the Legendary Pokemon Shaymin by talking to Professor Oak on Route 224.
Pokemon GO to add Pokemon from the Alolan region on March 1
The Pokemon that call home Pokemon Sun and Moon’s Alola will start appearing in Pokemon GO on March 1. Until then, Alolan Form Exeggutor will be available to catch.
Pokemon Scarlet and Violet Screenshot
Pokemon Masters EX celebrates 2.5 years with free gifts
To celebrate Pokemon Day and it’s been 2.5 years since Pokemon Masters EX was released, players can earn 3,000 gems and earn 10 sync pairs every day for 10 days for free. Coaches May, Skyla and Raihan will also appear in special skins.
Pokemon Cafe ReMix adds bonus for Pokemon Day 2022
To celebrate Pokemon Day 2022, Pokemon Cafe Remix players will be able to receive a sign-in bonus that is a commemorative skin for Bulbasaur, a “four-day period that increases the chance of Shiny Piplup spawns” and it’s chance to try the game’s new Delivery feature 11 times for free.
Pokemon Unite players can try Hoopa Legendary Pokemon and earn its license
Legendary Pokemon Hoopa has joined Pokemon UNITE, and all players can try them out for free in celebration of Pokemon Day 2022. Additionally, those who log in between now and March 14 will receive a Pokemon Day hat and t-shirt in the game. Finally, the furious battles were shown and Duraludon was revealed to be the next Pokemon to join the roster.
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