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Pokemon Brilliant Diamond

The remakes of the fourth Pokemon generation are finally arriving on Switch next week – specifically November 19 – with Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl. However, they are not exactly what we expected. The Pokemon Company opted for a different approach this time with a faithful remake that’s really close to the original titles on DS, with a small number of quality of life improvements.

The announcement of Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl initially saw a mixed reception by fans – myself included. After watching some of the trailers over the past few months, I feel as though the general opinion is gaining a bit more positivity, though people are still cautiously hyped.

Some interesting information about Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Pokemon Shining Pearl has come to light as part of a new datamine.

New Pokemon games and leaks tend to come hand in hand. Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Pokemon Shining Pearl are more than a week away, but the Switch titles have found their way to some players. Not only that, but even the data source surfaced and fans are now picking through the files and code for any noteworthy discoveries.

Nintendo has gone live with a new overview trailer for Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Pokemon Shining Pearl. Additionally, we’ve got a couple of Japanese commercials as well.

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Nintendo is back with a new “Rediscover the Sinnoh Region” commercial for Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Pokemon Shining Pearl.

The company is ramping up its promotional efforts ahead of the launch later this month. Today’s commercial follows the “Become a Pokemon League Champion” trailer / advert shared earlier in the week.

Here’s some information about the two titles:

Nintendo has uploaded a new “Become a Pokemon League Champion” trailer for Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Pokemon Shining Pearl. Coming in at just over a minute long, it features a mix of live action and gameplay.

Here’s some information about the upcoming titles:

Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Pokemon Shining Pearl players will be able to pick up a Platinum Style outfit as an early purchase bonus, it’s been announced.

The bonus will be available up through February 21, 2022. Simply select “Get via Internet” from the Mystery Gift and it will be yours. It’s possible to change outfits at Metronome Style Shop in Veilstone City. About two hours of play time is needed to unlock the Mystery Gift feature. While an internet connection is necessary, you won’t need a Nintendo Switch Online paid membership.

The Pokemon Company is back with new information about Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Pokemon Shining Pearl, this time covering aspects like Team Galactic and Legendary Pokemon in the two games.

Here’s the full rundown:

New details for Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl have surfaced relating to auto save, TMs, Exp. Share, and more.

It’s pretty clear at this point that these two games are very faithful remakes of the DS originals. There isn’t a massive amount that’s different, but there are some additions and changes.

New gameplay for Pokemon Brilliant Diamond/Shining Pearl has surfaced, with different outlets coming forward with footage. This gives us a new look at the titles ahead of their launch next month.

Here’s some information about Pokemon Brilliant Diamond/Shining Pearl:

Nintendo has come out with another “Switch My Way” commercial. This time around, it’s Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl as well as Mario Party Superstars that get the focus. View the advert below.