Read this article to learn about the Poke Ball Plus, how to use it, and how to get a Mew in Pokemon Sword and Shield (SWSH)!Check Out Editions & Pre Order Bonuses!
What Is The Poke Ball Plus
Bring Your Pokemon With You
The Poke Ball Plus is a peripheral device which allows you to bring a Pokemon with you everywhere you go!
Lights Up And Vibrates!
When you press the button attached to the Poke Ball Plus, you can play with your Pokemon while outside! If you shake the ball, it will vibrate and you can hear the cry of the Pokemon inside!
Use It Alongside Different Games
|Game||What It Does|
|Pokemon GO||-Catch Pokemon without your cellphone!|
-Automatically get items when you approach a Pokestop.
|Pokemon Let's Go||-Put Pokemon in the ball and take them along with you outside|
-Use it as a controller.
|Pokemon Sword and Shield||-Put Pokemon in the ball and take them along with you outside.|
How To Get It
The Poke Ball Plus is a peripheral device which is sold separately.
|Product Name||Poke Ball Plus|
How To Use The Poke Ball Plus
Turn The Volume On/Off
If you hold the top and control stick buttons at the same time, you can turn the audio of the Poke Ball on and off. You can check whether it's on or off via the vibrations when you press the button!
Vibrations When Enabling/Disabling Sound
|Audio ON||2 Short Vibrations|
|Audio OFF||1 Long Vibration|
The Volume Cannot Be Adjusted
The Poke Ball Plus can only turn audio On or Off. It cannot be raised or lowered!
How To Charge
If you open the cover behind the ball, you can plug in a cable to charge it! An AC Adapter is not included with the ball, so make sure to have a USB available!
How To Check The Remaining Battery Life
Using a Nintendo Switch
You can check how much battery life is left on your Poke Ball Plus by going to the controller section of the Nintendo Switch Console you've registered the ball to.
Using The Poke Ball Plus
If you set the Poke Ball Plus on Support Mode, you will be able to see the remaining battery life of the device.
What Is Support Mode?
If you hold the top button and control stick button for 5 seconds, you can access Support Mode. You can switch between the different functions of support mode using the top button!
Function 1: Battery Life Check
The light of the Poke Ball will change. You can check the status of your battery according to the color of the light:
|Color||Remaining Battery Amount|
Function 2: Unlink the Poke Ball Plus From A Nintendo Switch
In this mode, the light will turn blue. When entering this mode, if you hold the top button and control stick button for 5 seconds, you can de-register a Poke Ball Plus from a Nintendo Switch console. Once the de-registration is completed, the ball will vibrate and the light will go out.
Function 3: Format the Poke Ball
In this mode, the light will turn white. When in this mode, hold the top button and control stick button for 5 seconds to completely format the Poke Ball. All information will be deleted.
Can Be Used To Get Mew
Link Up Your Poke Ball Plus To Pokemon Sword & Shield
If you buy a new Poke Ball Plus, you will get a free Mew along with it when you sync it to your Pokemon Sword & Shield game!
Only One Mew Per Poke Ball Plus
Be careful, if you've already bought the Poke Ball Plus and used it in a previous game to get Mew, you cannot get it again!