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What Are the Requirements to Use Pokémon HOME?

To take advantage of everything that Pokémon HOME has to offer, you will need the following:

  • Pokémon HOME on a Nintendo Switch console and/or a smart device
  • Nintendo Account (required for Nintendo Switch version; highly recommended for smart device version)
  • Any of the following titles: Pokémon Sword, Pokémon Shield, Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu!, Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee!, Pokémon Bank.
  • Pokémon Home Premium Plan (optional)

Please note that a Nintendo Switch Online membership is not required to use Pokémon HOME.