Welcome to the open world of Pokémon!
Pokémon Scarlet and Pokémon Violet, the newest chapters in the Pokémon series, are coming to Nintendo Switch on November 18th. With these new titles, the Pokémon series takes a new evolutionary step, allowing you to explore freely in a richly expressed open world.
Various towns blend seamlessly into the wilderness with no borders. See the Pokémon of this region in the skies, in the seas, in the forests, on the streets – all over! Experience the true joy of the Pokémon series – battling against wild Pokémon in order to catch them – now in an open world game that players of any age can enjoy.
Share the joy of discovery with friends and family as you embark on your adventure with up to three other players!*
Meet new Pokémon
The three Pokémon from which you’ll be able to choose your first partner are Sprigatito, Fuecoco, and Quaxly. How will you meet these three, and what sorts of Pokémon are they?
You’ll encounter Koraidon in Pokémon Scarlet Miraidon in Pokémon Violet. This Legendary Pokémon, said to possess extraordinary powers, remain shrouded in mystery…
Your friend Nemona is sunny, energetic and absolutely loves Pokémon battles! As an experienced Pokémon Trainer, she’ll serve as a reliable guide on your adventures.
In Pokémon Scarlet, you’ll meet Professor Sada, while in Pokémon Violet, you’ll meet Professor Turo. They’re each carrying out research into certain lore passed down in the region…
As you set off on your adventure, your outfit will vary depending on whether you play Pokémon Scarlet or Pokémon Violet. Who knows what kind of story awaits you?
System Compatibility: Nintendo Switch Family of Consoles
Genre: Adventure, RPG
Players: Single system (1) Local Play (2-4) Online (1-4)
Features: Tabletop mode, TV mode, Handheld mode
Age Rating: FPB TBA
Download Details/Requirements: TBC
*Additional accessories may be required for multiplayer mode. Sold separately.
**Any Nintendo Switch Online membership (sold separately) and Nintendo Account required for online features. Not available in all countries. Internet access required for online features. ****Software update required
***The Nintendo Switch console supports all 3 modes of play; the Nintendo Switch Lite console only supports Handheld mode.