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The Crown Tundra Expansion - Features & Release Date
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The Crown Tundra Expansion - Features & Release Date

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Read this to find out about the Crown Tundra expansion pass content in Pokemon Sword and Shield. Learn about the release date, co-op mode, legendary Pokemon Calyrex, and more!

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The Crown Tundra - Release Date & Features

This article will be updated constantly as more information is released!

Theme Of Exploration

Crown Tundra

The second part of the Expansion Pass will take place in the Crown Tundra, which is a wild snowy area with a treacherous but beautiful landscape. Players will be encourage to travel to every nook and cranny of this area to find new Pokemon!

Fall 2020 Release Date

The expansion will release at some point in Fall 2020! The Expansion Pass is already available for purchase, however.

Check Out An Overview Of All DLC Here!

Over 100 Old Pokemon Are Returning

Crown tundra pokemon

100+ Pokemon are said to be returning with this first update, including Garchomp and Beldum! Combining with the Pokemon coming in The Isle of Armor, there will be a total of 200+ Pokemon added to the Sword/Shield Pokedex!

>> Check Out All New Pokemon Coming In This DLC

Additional Pokemon Update Is Free!

Even if you don't buy the Expansion Pass, you will be able to get the newly released 200 Pokemon in game. Since you can't go to these areas, you will most likely have to trade for them or bring them over with Pokemon Home.

Check Out More Info On Pokemon Home Here!

Travel Deep Within Pokemon Dens

Pokemon Dens

In this expansion you'll take on the role of an explorer and dive deep into Pokemon Dens. Here you'll be able to find new Pokemon, some of which will be Legendary!

New Fashion Items and Hairstyles


Just like in Isle of Armor, new fashion options will become available in Crown Tundra, some of which look very unique! Start saving up money so you can buy them all once they become available!

Check Out A Full List of Trainer Outfits & Fashion Here

Special Purchase Bonus

Special Purchase Bonus

By purchasing the Expansion Pass, you will receive a special Pikachu and Eevee Uniform set!

New Legendary Pokemon

Experience The Story Of Calyrex


A new Legendary type Pokemon which is said to have once ruled over the Galar region will appear in this update. Calyrex is a Grass/Psychic type, similar to Celebi.

Check Out More Info About Calyrex Here!

New Co-Op Play

New Co-Op Play Mode Added

Co-op Play

A new co-op play mode will be made available, which allows you to go inside and explore Pokemon Dens. Inside, you might be able to find Legendary Pokemon!

>> Check Out All New Pokemon Coming In This DLC

Catch Old and New Legendary Pokemon


You will be able to find many Legendaries from previous Pokemon games here, such as Rayquaza, Mewtwo, and more! There will even be some new Legendary Pokemon.

Galarian Legendary Birds?

brand new legendaries

During the Nintendo Direct, while the announcer was mentioning "brand new legendary Pokemon", a picture of 3 Pokemon that strongly resemble Articuno, Zapdos, and Moltres was shown. These could be Galarian versions of these old Pokemon, so perhaps they'll have a new type?

Check Out All Galarian Form Pokemon Here!

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