How to Receive a Mystery Gift in Pokemon Scarlet and Pokemon Violet on Nintendo Switch
Sandwich Ingredients Gift (12/13/2022)
Pokemon Scarlet and Violet players can now use the Mystery Gift distribution code LETTUCEBAC0N to get a random selection of sandwich ingredients such as Hamburger, Herbed Sausage, Chorizo, Prosciutto, Ham, and Bacon until December 18 at 14:59 UTC.
Sandwich Ingredients Gift (12/12/2022)
Pokemon Scarlet and Violet players can now use the Mystery Gift distribution code T0MAT0SL1CE to get a random selection of sandwich ingredients such as Marmalade, Peanut Butter, Yogurt, Jam, and Whipped Cream until December 18 at 13:59 UTC.
Sandwich Ingredients Gift (12/1/2022)
Pokemon Scarlet and Violet players can now use the Mystery Gift distribution code HAJ1ME0R1G1NAL to get 10 of each of the following sandwich ingredients: Peanut Butter, Prosciutto, Hamburger, Cream Cheese, Noodles, and Rice.
Applies to: Nintendo Switch Family, Nintendo Switch, Nintendo Switch Lite, Nintendo Switch â€“ OLED Model
In this article, we’ll guide you on how to use the Mystery Gift feature in Pokemon Scarlet and Pokemon Violet on the Nintendo Switch. The Mystery Gift feature allows players to redeem special Pokemon or items by using download codes or connecting wirelessly to Nintendo-sponsored events.
To access the Mystery Gift feature, you first need to reach the first Pokemon Center in Los Platos. Once you’ve reached the Pokemon Center, the Mystery Gift feature will become available to you.
After receiving a gift, it will appear either in your bag or party, depending on the type of item or Pokemon you receive. To keep track of the Mystery Gifts you’ve received, you can select “Check Mystery Gifts” from the Mystery Gift menu.
If you’d like to stay updated on current or upcoming Mystery Gift distributions, be sure to visit the official Pokemon website at pokemon.com.
How to Access the Mystery Gift Feature
Here are the steps you need to follow to access the Mystery Gift feature in Pokemon Scarlet and Pokemon Violet:
Step 1: Launch Pokemon Scarlet or Pokemon Violet
From the Nintendo Switch HOME Menu, locate and launch either Pokemon Scarlet or Pokemon Violet.
Step 2: Access the In-Game Menu
During gameplay, press the X Button to access the in-game menu.
Step 3: Select PokÃ© Portal
From the in-game menu, select “PokÃ© Portal”. Please note that this option will only become available after you’ve reached the first Pokemon Center in Los Platos.
Step 4: Choose Mystery Gift
Within the PokÃ© Portal, select “Mystery Gift”.
Step 5: Choose How to Receive the Gift
In this step, you’ll need to choose how you want to receive the gift. The options are “Internet Code” or “Password”.
Option 1: Internet Code
Select “Internet” if you have an Internet connection. The game will then connect to the Internet and search for any available gifts. Once the search is complete, you can highlight the Mystery Gift and press the A Button to confirm your selection.
If you receive Pokemon as part of the Mystery Gift, they will be added to your party or Pokemon Boxes. Non-fashion items will appear in your Bag, while fashion items can be accessed by visiting the fitting room of any in-game boutique. Don’t forget to save your game after receiving the gift.
Option 2: Password
If you have received a code/password for a Mystery Gift, choose the “Code/Password” option. Enter the code you received and select “OK”.
Similar to the previous option, Pokemon will be added to your party or Pokemon Boxes, non-fashion items will appear in your Bag, and fashion items can be accessed in the fitting room of any in-game boutique. Remember to save your game after receiving the gift.
Source: Nintendo Support
The Mystery Gift feature in Pokemon Scarlet and Pokemon Violet on the Nintendo Switch is a fantastic way to obtain special Pokemon and items. By following the steps outlined in this guide, you’ll be able to access the Mystery Gift and enjoy the surprises it has to offer. Don’t miss out on these exciting opportunities to enhance your Pokemon adventure!
Frequently Asked Questions
Q1: Can I receive multiple Mystery Gifts in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet?
A1: Yes, you can receive multiple Mystery Gifts by following the same steps mentioned in this article. Take advantage of different distribution codes and available gifts to expand your collection.
Q2: Are Mystery Gifts limited to specific timeframes or events?
A2: Yes, Mystery Gifts are often available for a limited time only. Some gifts are tied to specific events or promotions, so make sure to keep an eye out for announcements and visit pokemon.com for the latest information on ongoing and upcoming distributions.
Q3: Can I trade or battle with Pokemon received through Mystery Gifts?
A3: Absolutely! Pokemon received through Mystery Gifts can be traded with other players and used in battles, just like any other Pokemon you catch or obtain during your gameplay.
Q4: Are the Mystery Gifts the same in Pokemon Scarlet and Pokemon Violet?
A4: While both games share the Mystery Gift feature, the specific gifts and distribution codes may vary. Make sure to check for game-specific announcements and codes to ensure you receive the gifts relevant to your game.
Q5: Can I use Mystery Gifts in online battles or competitions?
A5: In general, Pokemon received through Mystery Gifts can be used in online battles and competitions. However, it’s important to note that there may be specific rules or restrictions in certain official tournaments. Always refer to the official rules and guidelines for online battles and competitions to ensure compliance.