How to Get the Pre-Order Mystery Gifts for Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl

Pokémon: Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl came out on the Nintendo Switch on November 19 and can already delight you with free rewards. Even if you didn’t pre-order, you can still get the Manaphy Egg, which was one of the bonuses for all pre-orders. In this guide, we’ll tell you how to get it.

How to Get Mystery Gifts

Players have time until February 21 to buy the game and get the Pokémon Platinum outfit and Manaphy Egg through the Mystery Gift system. With this function, you can receive gifts from friends via the Internet connection or be connected to one wireless access point.

Unlike recent Nintendo games, this feature will not be available to players immediately, but after a couple of hours of play.

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Mystery Gifts is unlocked after you get to Jubilife City. Find a TV station and talk to the producer on the second floor. You will need to choose the correct answers:


After this conversation, the function will become available to you. In order to receive Gifts, you need an Internet connection, as well as the latest version of the game. And of course, you must have a Nintendo account. You don’t need to have a paid subscription.

Now open the game menu, there you will see Pokédex, Pokémon, Bag, and other important items. There will be a gift box icon in the corner. Click on it. A window will open for you where you must click “Get via Internet.” And then choose which reward you want to receive.

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