The Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield Expansion Pass and Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Rescue Team DX arrive this year!


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The latest Pokémon Direct unveiled loads of new information about the upcoming Pokémon-related happenings in 2020, including the Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield Expansion Pass, and Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Rescue Team DX for Nintendo Switch!

Check out the video above to get all the info from the latest Pokémon Direct.

The wild adventure continues!

The Pokémon Sword Expansion Pass and Pokémon Shield Expansion Pass arrive this year, containing new stories to experience, new Wild Areas to explore and over 200 new and familiar Pokémon to encounter! The Expansion Pass contains two expansions*, releasing in summer 2020 and autumn 2020 respectively.

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What would you do if you woke up one morning…and you were a Pokémon?!

Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Rescue Team DX comes to Nintendo Switch on March 6th 2020! Get ready to explore a beautiful, reimagined world, build your rescue team from the likes of Pikachu, Eevee and Charmander and complete missions to save Pokémon in the ever-changing mystery dungeon! Download the free demo** to get your quest started, where you’ll be able to carry over your progress to the full version of the game.

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*The two expansions included in the Expansion Pass, ‘The Isle of Armor’ and ‘The Crown Tundra’, cannot be purchased separately.

**To be able to purchase download games or download demos and free software from Nintendo eShop on the official website, you'll need to have a Nintendo Account which is linked to your Nintendo Switch console. You'll need to have your console registered as the active console for downloads for your Nintendo Account by visiting Nintendo eShop on the device you wish to download on at least once. For automatic download, your system must be updated and connected to the internet with automatic downloads enabled, and it must have enough storage to complete the download. To find out more, visit our Support section. Purchases made or demo downloads activated through the Nintendo website are processed via Nintendo eShop.