Nintendo Switch Lite Dialga & Palkia Edition Announced

Nintendo Switch Lite Dialga & Palkia Edition

Nintendo has announced a new Nintendo Switch Lite Dialga & Palkia Edition handheld alongside the new gameplay footage for both games this morning.

The Nintendo Switch Lite Dialga & Palkia Edition is launching just ahead of the games on November 5th, while both Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Pokemon Shining Pearl launch November 19th on Nintendo Switch.

The new metallic gray console features a silver and gold colored design on the back with both legendary pokemon Dialga and Palkia. The new handheld is up for pre-order on the official Nintendo store.

Here’s a rundown on both games:

A double pack containing the Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Pokémon Shining Pearl games are also available for purchase as a packaged version or as a digital downloadable version. The packaged version includes 1 physical Pokémon Brilliant Diamond game and 1 physical Pokémon Shining Pearl game. The downloadable version includes digital versions of both the Pokémon Brilliant Diamond game and the Pokémon Shining Pearl game, and both games will be automatically be downloaded to the system tied to the Nintendo Account that made the purchase. If you purchase either the physical or digital double pack, you will receive a 200 Poké Ball™ bonus via download codes* that can be entered in the Mystery Gift** feature in your game!

Preorder for a special Pokémon Egg and download the digital version for Quick Balls!

A Manaphy Egg will be gifted to early purchasers of either the Pokémon Brilliant Diamond or Pokémon Shining Pearl games. You can receive it by choosing Get via internet in the Mystery Gift*** feature in your game, up until Monday February 21, 2022 at 4:59PM PT. Then, leave Manaphy with the Pokémon Nursery to get an Egg containing Phione!

If you purchase and download the Pokémon Brilliant Diamond or Pokémon Shining Pearl game from Nintendo eShop by Monday February 21, 2022 at 4:59PM PT, you’ll receive a code**** that can be redeemed through the Mystery Gift*** feature for 12 Quick Balls, or 24 Quick Balls if you purchase the Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Pokémon Shining Pearl Double Pack! If you use a Quick Ball right after a battle starts, you will have a better chance of catching a wild Pokémon right away. The code will be valid through Monday, February 28, 2022 at 4:59PM PT.

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