Read this guide on find out about the Online Service Maintenance of Pokemon Sword and Shield on June 17. Read its schedule & effects, like online service disruptions.
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Newest Info On Online Maintenance
Network Unavailable From June 17, 2020 at 06:00 Pacific Time
Online maintenance is scheduled for June 17, 2020 from 06:00 AM to 07:00 AM Pacific Time. All online features will be unavailable. This announcement was made on the Nintendo online portal.>> Official Nintendo Announcement
May Be Due To Isle Of Armor DLC
The maintenance schedule may be due to the upload & activation of the Isle of Armor DLC release slated for June 17, 2020.
Isle Of Armor Related ArticlesCheck Out Expansion Pass Details!Previous Maintenance Info
Network Unavailable From December 16, 2019 at 06:00 Pacific Time
An Online Maintenance is scheduled for December 16 at 5 :00 PM -> 7 :30 PM Pacific Time. All online features will be unavailable. This announcement was made on the Nintendo online portal.>> Official Nintendo Announcement
Service Maintenance May Also Affect Sword and Shield
A service maintenance scheduled for December 15/17/18 at 4 :50 PM -> 6 :30 PM Pacific Time may also affect SWSH. Network services may be unavailable as well.
May Take A Short Or Long Time
Maintenance time may differ from the announced time periods. Always check back often for the latest announcements.
What The Maintenance Affects
Things You Can't Do Under Maintenance
Raids Reset After Time Limit
Raids will reset on a certain time schedule, greatly altering what Pokemon you can find in them. If you missed out on a Max Raid Battle due to the maintenance, you'll get a completely new Pokemon battle when you reconnect.
Things You Can Do While Waiting
Check Official Statements From Nintendo
Server related maintenance will be listed in the Support section of the Nintendo Official Page. Check the site often for news on when the online feature comes back.
Earn & Stockpile Money
Money can be earned without going online. It can be done efficiently even on your own, so stockpile some money to pass the time.Check Out How To Earn Money Fast!
Prepare For Breeding
Using the maintenance time to prepare the items & Pokemon necessary for breeding is an efficient use of your time!Check Out The Perfect Breeding Guide!
Make Sure Your Connection Is Fine
Even after the maintenance is done, a poor or broken internet connection may cause issues from your end. Make sure to check the connection of your device & the stability of your internet.