Fans of the Pokémon franchise are always looking forward to a new game. That is why it is not surprising that many are looking forward to the pre-order of Pokemon Scarlet and Violet. We have all the details about where you can purchase the game earlier, as well as about a special gift that Nintendo will give you if you buy a game ahead of time.

How and where can you make a preliminary order of Pokemon Scarlet and Violet?

You can get a pre-order on Pokémon Scarlet and Violet in several ways. The main method is the purchase of games through online store Nintendo . You can also find a game on Retail traders such as Best Buy, Gamestop, Target and Walmart. Here are links for the preliminary order via Nintendo:

  • Pokemon Scarlet
  • Pokemon purple
  • Double sets Pokémon Scarlet and Pokémon Violet

How to get Pokémon Scarlet/Violet Special Flying Type Pikachu

The players will have to pre-order for any of the games (scarlet, purple or double) to get the crystal Pokemon TERASTAL. According to the small font shown by Nintendo during the Pokémon Presents presentation in August 2022, the gift can be purchased at a preliminary order either through the Nintendo ESHOP, or when buying a pre-ordered version from different retail sellers.

The Mystery Gift function will appear as an option for players in the game about an hour of the game. Nintendo claims that this does not mean that this Pikach can be obtained in the usual gameplay, this still needs an early purchase.

How long does the promotion for Pikachu last?


The game itself is released on November 18, 2022, but players are accessible to the opportunity to get a special Picachu award. Until February 28, 2023 . Nintendo indicates that although you need to connect to the Internet to receive a gift, you do not need a paid membership of Nintendo Switch Online.

Do you want to know more about Pokemon Scarlet and Violet? If so, get acquainted with the section What are the types in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet? In professional game guides.