The Pokemon Company and developers ILCA and Game Freak have released new information, screenshots, and footage of Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Pokemon Shining Pearl introducing the game’s Super Contest Shows, Union Room, Capsule Decoration, and more.
Here are the latest details, via The Pokemon Company:
The Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Pokemon Shining Pearl games enable fans to experience the original story and game features from Pokemon Diamond and Pokemon Pearl in a fresh way. First released in 2006, the original games have been faithfully reproduced and colorfully revitalized for Nintendo Switch.
New details revealed:
Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Pokemon Shining Pearl will bring Trainers back to the Sinnoh region, where they will meet Professor Rowan, battle against Team Galactic, and explore the Grand Underground. The Sinnoh region’s popular Pokemon Super Contests return as Super Contest Shows, and players can socialize with other Trainers from around the world in the Union Room. Trainers will also be able to personalize their gameplay experience by using Capsule Decoration. Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Pokemon Shining Pearl will be compatible with Pokemon HOME in 2022.
A special edition Nintendo Switch Lite Dialga & Palkia Edition will be released on Friday, November 5, 2021, to commemorate the launch of these titles and will have a design on the back featuring a silver-colored Dialga and a gold-colored Palkia.
Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Pokemon Shining Pearl are due out for Switch on November 19 worldwide.
Watch the trailer below. View the screenshots at the gallery.