Read this article to find out how to pre-download Pokemon Sword and Shield (SWSH) and what the advantages are. Learn how you can start playing as soon as the game is released!
New Information Released On Japanese Website
The official Pokemon website announced that Sword and Shield will be available for in-advance download starting October 30th!Check Out The Official Announcement Here
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How To Pre-Download
|1||Go To The Nintendo Store|
|2||Purchase The Game|
|3||Begin Your Download|
Pre-downloading the game is very easy. First, go to the Nintendo Store and purchase the game. After that, begin your download on your Nintendo Switch.
Advantages of Pre-Downloading
Play Instantly On Release Day
The main advantage of pre-downloading is that you can play as soon as the game comes out at midnight on November 15th. You won't need to spend time downloading the game and you can jump into the adventure immediately.
Avoid Possible Server Issues
During game launches, servers are often put under a lot of stress and experience errors due to thousands of people accessing them at the same time. Downloading the game early is the safest option to play right away on November 15th!