Many Pokémon trainers have been waiting with baited breath for the announcement of new information regarding the "Expansion Pass," a major expansion DLC for the latest in the " Pokémon Sword Shield " series, on June 2, 2020, at 22:00. Many Pokémon trainers have been waiting with great anticipation.
To meet their expectations, many elements that will be added with the "Expansion Pass" have been announced! A new promotional video has been released!
The "Isle of Armor" distribution date has been set!
First and foremost, the long-awaited distribution date for the first installment, "The Lost Island of Armor," has been announced.
"The Lost Island of Armor" will be available on Wednesday, June 17, 2020, in the evening!
I was expecting that since the My Nintendo Store said June 30, 2020, but I'm very happy that it's sooner!
With only two weeks to go until the release, let's get ready to head to Yoroi Island!
New Pokémon revealed!
New Pokémon from the "Isle of Armor" and "Crowned Snowfield" have been revealed!
Legendary Pokémon appearing in "The Crowned Snowfield" are
Freezer (Garal form)
Thunder (Garal form)
Fire (Garal form)
Yadoran ( Garal form) is newly released as a region form Pokémon that appears in "Isle of Armor"!
Fushigibana (Kyodimax form ) is newly released as a Kyodimaxed Pokémon.
Kamex ( in the form of "Kyodimax") has been released as a new "Kyodimaxed" Pokémon!
In addition, more than 100 new Pokémon will appear in the "Isle of Armor" and more than 100 new Pokémon will appear in the "Crowned Snowfield," for a total of more than 200 new Pokémon!
Let's wait for additional information on what kind of Pokémon will appear!
New elements added in "Isle of Armor
New elements to be added in "The Lost Island of Armor" have also been revealed!
New elements will add new fun!
The recycling machine in the dojo at Yoroi Island is the "Uhuru Robot ".
When you insert four tools into the "Woo Robot," it will synthesize them and spit out a new tool.
You can try different combinations of tools to see which one you like best.
New Teaching Techniques
In "Isle of Armor," completely new techniques will be introduced as new teaching techniques.
A new Fire-type move, " Shitto no Ho-Oh" appears.
In addition to dealing damage to all opposing Pokémon, it also burns Pokémon whose abilities increase during its turn.
Glass Slider " is a new grass-type move.
It can strike first when used in a Grassfield state.
You can learn this new technique by using " Yoroi Koseki, " which can be obtained in Max Raid battles in Yoroi Island!
Special dish "Dice Soup
Dice soup" is a special dish that can be made by collecting rare ingredients found in Yoroi Island.
Pokémon with the potential for Kyodimax can become special Pokémon that can Kyodimax by drinking "Dice soup"!
Only Ulaos can learn this special technique!
We've also revealed a move that only the legendary Pokémon " Oolaos" in "Isle of Armor" can learn!
Both of these moves can only be learned by Ulaos in the "Expansion Pass".
The " Strike Type " Ulaos learns " Ankoku Ky ouda".
It is a powerful blow that will always hit the opponent's base, and can inflict heavy damage without being affected by changes in ability.
Ulaos, who has mastered the art of brick breaking, learns " Suirenrenrenda " (Water Rending).
This is a three-strike attack that always hits the opponent's cessation point, and is unaffected by ability changes.
New elements and new information about the "Crowned Snowfield" are also revealed.
In addition to the "Isle of Armor," new information and additional elements for the second installment, " The Crowned Snowfield," which will be released in the fall, have also been revealed!
In "Kammuri Setsuen," where the snow is falling and the landscape is silvery white, people live together in small villages in an extremely cold region where steep snow-capped mountains rise up.
The protagonist is appointed by "Peony" as the leader of an expedition team in "Kammuri Setsugen. He goes to investigate various places, such as snow fields with blizzards and the inside of a "Pokémon nest," which until now could only be accessed through Max Raid battles.
It also seems that many legendary Pokémon that have yet to be seen can be found in these areas.
We can't wait to see what adventures await us!
In the " Dymax Adventure," four trainers investigate a den said to be inhabited by Dymax Pokémon.
When you encounter a wild Dymax Pokémon along the way, the four of you will work together to challenge it to a Max Raid battle.
If you win, you will have a chance to catch the Pokémon, but if you lose, you will be thrown out of the den!
It would be a good idea to prepare carefully before taking on the challenge.
As you progress in your adventure in the "Crowned Snowfield," you will be able to challenge the "Galal Star Tournament" in Shoot City in the Galal region.
In the "Garal Star Tournament," you will be able to compete against characters from the Pokémon Sword Shield, and even fight alongside them!
It's going to be a star-studded "Star Tournament"!
TV commercials will also be released!
Along with the announcement of the new information, a TV commercial for the Expansion Pass has also been released!
The release date of "The Lost Island of Armor" has also been announced, and the number of trainers playing Pokémon Sword Shield will increase all over the world, making the game even more exciting!
Only 2 weeks to go until the release! We can't wait!
For more details, please check the official website of "Pokémon Sword Shield Expansion Pass"!