Pokémon™ Brilliant Diamond and Pokémon™ Shining Pearl Double Pack
A double pack containing the Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Pokémon Shining Pearl games is also available for purchase as a packaged version or as a digital downloadable version.
Important: 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 downloaded to the system tied to the Nintendo Account that made the purchase. A separate download code for one of these games will not be provided with the double pack purchase. If you purchase either the physical or digital double pack, you will receive a 200 Poké Balls™ bonus via download codes* that can be entered in the Mystery Gift** feature in your game!
Get a special Pokémon Egg and the Platinum Style outfit as special early-purchase bonus!
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 3:59PM PT. Then, leave Manaphy with the Pokémon Nursery to get an Egg containing Phione!
A gift of the “Platinum Style” in-game outfit will also be given as a perk for early purchase of the Pokémon Brilliant Diamond or Pokémon Shining Pearl games. You can receive it by choosing Get via Internet from the Mystery Gift** function in game through Monday, February 21, 2022 at 3:59PM PT. You can change your outfit at Metronome Style Shop in Veilstone City. By wearing the Platinum Style, you can continue through your adventure dressed like the protagonist of the Pokémon Platinum Version game!****
Download the digital version for Quick Balls!
If you purchase and download the Pokémon Brilliant Diamond or Pokémon Shining Pearl game from Nintendo eShop by Monday February 21, 2022 at 3:59PM 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 3:59PM PT.****
Look Forward to Online Communication Features
For players looking forward to Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Pokémon Shining Pearl, there will be a software update (v. 1.1.0)***** available on November 11, 2021, ahead of the games’ release. With this software update (v 1.1.0), players will be able to enjoy communication features in the Grand Underground, Super Contest Shows, and the Union Room, receive special items via Mystery Gift**, and visit Ramanas Park after entering the Hall of Fame.
At launch, a maximum of two players—yourself included—will be able to battle and trade Pokémon in the Union Room. A software update will be released in the future that will allow for additional players to join you. Please see https://en-americas-support.nintendo.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/57058 for more details on the software update.
Please download this update data, as it’s designed to make gameplay more pleasant for you.
- Release date:
- November 19, 2021
- 1 player
- Adventure, Role-Playing
- Game file size:
- 20.0 GB
- Supported Languages:
- Japanese, French, German, Chinese, English, Italian, Spanish, Korean
- Supported Play Modes:
Software compatibility and play experience may differ on Nintendo Switch Lite. Additional accessories may be required (sold separately). See support for details.
Play online, access classic Super NES™ games, and more with a Nintendo Switch Online membership.
*MSRP: Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price. Actual price may vary. See retailer for details.
Nintendo Switch Online membership (sold separately) and Nintendo Account required for online play. This game does not support Save Data Cloud backup. Not available in all countries. Internet access required for online features. Terms apply. nintendo.com/switch-online
* The codes will be included on a physical insert in the packaged version or delivered to the email address tied to the Nintendo Account that made the purchase for the downloadable version. An internet connection and a Nintendo Account is required to redeem the items in game. A Nintendo Switch Online membership is not required. Each code can only be redeemed once. These codes will not expire.
**The Mystery Gift menu option will appear in the X menu after you unlock the feature in the Pokémon Brilliant Diamond or Pokémon Shining Pearl game. (This occurs after about two hours of gameplay, though individual gameplay time may vary.) Software update required.
***The code will be delivered to the email address tied to the Nintendo Account that made the purchase.
****An internet connection and a Nintendo Account is required to redeem the items in game. A Nintendo Switch Online membership is not required. Each item can only be redeemed once.
*****If you purchased the downloadable version of the game, you don’t have to download the update data (version 1.1.0) separately because software distributed through Nintendo eShop includes the update data (version 1.1.0). Approximately 3GB of memory must be available on in your Nintendo Switch system’s memory or on your micro SD card to download the update data. Please see https://en-americas-support.nintendo.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/27436 for details about checking memory and managing data.
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