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How to Pair Poké Ball Plus With Nintendo Switch

  • Instructions on how to pair the Poké Ball Plus accessory with a Nintendo Switch console.

Important:

In order to complete the pairing process, one of the following games is required:

  • Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu!
  • Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee!

Additional Information:

  • Once the Poké Ball Plus is paired to a Nintendo Switch console, the control stick button acts as the A Button on the Joy-Con, while the Top Button acts as the B Button.
  • When playing a supported game using Poké Ball Plus on a Nintendo Switch console, pressing the Top Button will open the game menu.
  • By shaking Poké Ball Plus twice within the menu screen, the settings screen will open.

Complete These Steps:

  1. Start the game Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! or Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee! on a Nintendo Switch console. Once the desired language has been selected, the controller selection screen will be displayed.
  2. Within this screen, press either the Top Button or the control stick button once on Poké Ball Plus.
    • When the connection is made with the Nintendo Switch console, the icon for Poké Ball Plus will turn red.
  3. Press either the Top Button or the control stick button again, then select “Confirm” to use Poké Ball Plus as a controller.