Last night’s Pokemon Presents presentation played host to a flurry of announcements, including new details about the Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining pearl sagas. The upcoming remakes of the fourth-generation Pokemon games have been officially unveiled, with pre-orders now live and tasty bonuses to be snapped up.
For those looking to pre-order Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl, fear not, we’ll be linking all the best resources below. We’ll also be looking at the best pre-order bonuses too.
The official release date for Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl is set for 19th November 2021.
The games’ release dates were officially announced during the Pokemon 25th Anniversary presentation. With anticipation growing for the Sinnoh remakes, we expect the new Pokemon titles to be some of the most popular to date.
Pokemon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl Pre-order Bonuses
Both Pokemon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl will retail for $59.99, available at all major retailers and outlets.
Below we have listed some of the most popular retailers where pre-orders are already available:
Pokemon Brilliant Diamond Pre-orders:
Pokemon Shining Pearl Pre-orders:
Pokemon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl Bundle Pre-orders:
A #PokemonPresents video presentation will take place tomorrow at 6:00 a.m. PDT on the official Pokémon YouTube channel.
You tuning in, Trainers?
— Pokémon (@Pokemon) August 17, 2021
Like all modern games, pre-ordering either Pokemon Brilliant Diamond or Shining Pearl (Or both) comes with plenty of incentives.
Buying via Nintendo direct will see gamers get the following gifts as a bonus:
Looking to secure your version of Pokemon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl? If so, you’ll start off by recieving the Manaphy Egg – containing the mythical Pokemon Manaphy as a bonus. The egg can be obtained in-game by February the 21st, 2022 via the Mystery Gift feature. This takes approximately 2 hours of playtime to access, so nothing too strenuous.
Remember, you’ll need an internet connection to receive the gift and install any potential update data in the process.
Quick Balls x 12
For those pre-ordering a digital copy of either Brilliant Diamond or Shining Pearl, you’ll receive both the Manaphy Egg and 12 quick balls. You’ll have to pre-order the game before February 21st to claim the balls, with codes being valid until the 28th of Feb.
Alongside this, you will also recieve an additional 200 standard poke balls, allowing you to get up and running before your opponents.
Pokemon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl Trailers
For those that missed it, here are the latest trailers for the new Pokemon Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl games.