The Pokémon Company has announced a new distribution event for Pokémon Sword and Shield, Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl, and Pokémon Legends: Arceus. The Pokémon Center Birthday distribution event consists of a Happiny distribution via Pokémon Center locations in Japan from November 1, 2021, to October 31, 2022.
<Information on delivery of serial code at the store>
・ The present Pokemon will be a gift for those who have any of the Nintendo Switch target software “Pocket Monster Sword Shield”, “Pocket Monster Brilliant Diamond Shining Pearl”, or “Pokémon LEGENDS Arceus”, so “Nintendo Switch” Please bring either the main unit (Nintendo Switch Lite main unit) or the target software and show the game screen to the staff. (Both the package version and the download version are available.)
・ We will give you one serial code that Happiny can receive.
・ From Monday, November 1st, you can only receive Pokemon as a gift for “Pokemon Sword Shield”. You will be able to receive it at “Pokemon Brilliant Diamond Shining Pearl” from November 19th (Friday) and at “Pokémon LEGENDS Arceus” from January 28th (Friday) 2022.
・ The serial code can be used only once. The serial code used once cannot be used for other save data.
・ If you receive it with any one software, you cannot receive it with the other software.
・ One save data of any one software will be a gift only once, and you cannot receive it more than once. Please note.
Source: The Pokémon Company