Get A Pokemon Sword And Shield Freebie This Weekend

GAMING

Pokemon Sword and Shield finally arrive on Nintendo Switch later this week, and The Pokemon Company is offering a few freebies for early adopters. Not only can you claim a Meowth capable of Gigantamaxing if you pick up a copy of either title by January 15, those in the US can also receive a free outfit for their trainers.

From November 16-25, you'll be able to claim a free download code for a track suit trainer outfit at a participating Walmart location. To get the code, you'll first need to download and install the Pokemon Pass app on your smartphone. Once you have the app, you'll need to head to a Walmart and use the app to scan a QR code that's on display at the store.

No Caption Provided

After you've gotten a download code, you'll need to follow the steps below to input that into your game and download the outfit:

  • Launch your copy of Pokemon Sword or Shield
  • Select Mystery Gift from the menu
  • Select Get a Mystery Gift
  • Select Get with Code/Password and follow the prompts to connect online
  • Input your download code
  • Visit the fitting room in a boutique to access the outfit

If you're eager to pick up Sword and Shield this weekend, you'll want to head to Walmart anyway, as the retailer is offering the games for $49.94 each on launch day. This promotion is in-store only, so if you want to take advantage of the deal, you can kill two birds with one stone and get the free download code as well. For more early deals and pre-order bonuses, be sure to check out our Pokemon Sword and Shield pre-order guide.

As previously mentioned, you can get a free Pokemon in Sword and Shield as well. If you purchase a game by January 15, you'll be able to receive a free Gigantamax-capable Meowth via Mystery Gift. If you have save data of either Let's Go Pikachu or Eevee on your Switch, you'll also receive a Gigantamax-capable Pikachu or Eevee within the games.

You need a javascript enabled browser to watch videos.

Click To Unmute

  1. Top New Games Releasing On Switch, PS4, Xbox One, And PC This Week — November 10-16, 2019
  2. What Red Dead Redemption 2 On PC Is Like To Play
  3. Biggest Celebrity Cameos We Found In Death Stranding
  4. Sonic The Hedgehog – Official New Trailer
  5. Need For Speed Heat: Winning A Street Race Gameplay
  6. Red Dead Redemption 2 Publisher Files New Trademark – GS News Update
  7. Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare Battle Pass & Update Details – GS News Update
  8. Sony Wants You To Buy A PS5 Faster Than Usual – GS New Update
  9. First Pokemon Sword & Shield Gigantamax Raid Details – GS News Update
  10. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Update Adds Terry Bogard & More – GS News Update
  11. Cyberpunk 2077 Has Twice As Much Keanu Reeves – GS News Update
  12. Horizon Zero Dawn 2 Could Be A PS5 Game – GS News Update

Want us to remember this setting for all your devices?

Sign up or Sign in now!

Please use a html5 video capable browser to watch videos.

This video has an invalid file format.
Sorry, but you can't access this content!

Please enter your date of birth to view this video

JanuaryFebruaryMarchAprilMayJuneJulyAugustSeptemberOctoberNovemberDecember12345678910111213141516171819202122232425262728293031Year201920182017201620152014201320122011201020092008200720062005200420032002200120001999199819971996199519941993199219911990198919881987198619851984198319821981198019791978197719761975197419731972197119701969196819671966196519641963196219611960195919581957195619551954195319521951195019491948194719461945194419431942194119401939193819371936193519341933193219311930192919281927192619251924192319221921192019191918191719161915191419131912191119101909190819071906190519041903190219011900

By clicking 'enter', you agree to GameSpot's

Terms of Use and
Privacy Policy

enter

Now Playing: Pokemon Sword & Shield Reveal 2 New Pokemon Before Launch – GS News Update

Filed under:
Pokemon Sword / Shield
Nintendo Switch

Pokemon Sword / ShieldFollowYou're Good to Go! Collapse
$59.99 on Walmart
Coming Nov 15, 2019
Preorder

GameSpot may get a commission from retail offers.

Got a news tip or want to contact us directly? Email [email protected]

Original Article

Leave a Reply