The Crown Tundra, the second set of downloadable content for Pokémon Sword and Shield, is now available. In The Crown Tundra, Trainers can explore a vast, frigid landscape with jagged, snowy mountains and drifts of glittering snow. The Pokémon Sword Expansion Pass and the Pokémon Shield Expansion Pass are available for purchase in the Nintendo eShop for Nintendo Switch. Read on below to learn more:
THE CROWN TUNDRA EXPANSION FOR POKÉMON SWORD AND POKÉMON SHIELD NOW AVAILABLE
Special Episode of Pokémon: Twilight Wings Animation Also Announced
Bellevue, WA—October 23, 2020—Today, The Pokémon Company and Nintendo announced that The Crown Tundra, the second set of downloadable content for the blockbuster Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield video games, has launched. The Pokémon Sword Expansion Pass and Pokémon Shield Expansion Pass are available for purchase in Nintendo eShop1. In The Crown Tundra, Trainers will explore a vast, frigid landscape where people have settled in a small, tight-knit community. Early in their adventures, Trainers will be appointed by a man named Peony to be the chief of his exploration team and will be tasked with investigating this frozen land, including the depths of a Pokémon Den. Players can find—and catch—Legendary Pokémon during their travels in The Crown Tundra or while they’re on Dynamax Adventures.2For more information about the Pokémon Sword Expansion Pass and Pokémon Shield Expansion Pass, please visit Pokemon.com/SwordShieldEX.
Pokémon: Twilight Wings—The Gathering of Stars
The Pokémon Company also announced that fans can look forward to a special episode of the Pokémon: Twilight Wings limited animated series this November. This episode, titled Twilight Wings—The Gathering of Stars, will be released exclusively on the official Pokémon YouTube channel and Pokémon TV app. To view past episodes of Pokémon: Twilight Wings, please visit YouTube.com/Pokemon. The latest version of Pokémon TV can be downloaded for free from the App Store and Google Play. It is also available on Pokemon.com.
1 Full version of game required to use the Expansion Pass for that game. Games and Expansion Passes sold separately. Each Expansion Pass is only compatible with the game version of the same name.
2 Some Legendary Pokémon appear only in Pokémon Sword with the Pokémon Sword Expansion Pass, while others appear only in Pokémon Shield with the Pokémon Shield Expansion Pass.
Source: The Pokémon Company and Nintendo