Prepare for a thrilling update to the Pokémon Home app because the Pokémon Company International and Nintendo have announced the arrival of Pokémon Home version 3.0.0,
set to launch on May 24, 2023.
Last second update (19th of May 2023)
Unfortunately, Pokemon HOME v 3.0.0 won’t launch on May 24, 2023, actual release date is yet to be announced as the previous date was an error provided by Pokemon.
As reference please check the official Tweet shared by Pokemon on Twitter.
This update will allow players to connect Pokémon Scarlet and Pokémon Violet with Pokémon Home. Get ready to transfer your beloved Pokémon and receive special rewards. Let’s explore the exciting features awaiting you in this update!
Unlock Special Pokémon as Mystery Gifts
Prepare for an extraordinary surprise! By transferring a Pokémon from Pokémon Scarlet or Pokémon Violet into Pokémon HOME for the first time, players will receive exclusive Mystery Gifts in the mobile version of Pokémon HOME. Players will be able to receive: Sprigatito, Fuecoco, and Quaxly, each possessing exceptional Hidden Abilities. These special Pokémon will undoubtedly add a unique touch to your Pokémon collection.
Version 3.0.0 Update Highlights
- Convert Pokémon HOME Points into LP (League Points): Players will be able to exchange Pokémon HOME Points, which they receive based on the number of Pokémon in their Boxes, for LP that they can use in Pokémon Scarlet and Pokémon Violet.
- View Game-Specific Details: Players will be able to change a Pokémon’s summary page to display information from other games the Pokémon has been in. Additionally, in the mobile device version of Pokémon HOME, the summary page of Pokémon transferred from Pokémon Bank will now show its stats and information as they were in Pokémon Bank.
- Changing Moves: From version 3.0.0 onward, when bringing a Pokémon from Pokémon HOME into a linked game, players will be able to change the moves it knows from among a list of moves it has learned up to that point. This will allow players to have their Pokémon know moves before moving it out of Pokémon HOME.
- Added Challenges and Stickers: If certain challenges are completed in the mobile device version of Pokémon HOME, you can obtain stickers as rewards. You can use the stickers you obtain to customize your profile, so be sure to complete all sorts of challenges to create designs that are uniquely “you”!
- Bring Along Gimmighoul (Roaming Form): Players will be able to bring Gimmighoul (Roaming Form) from Pokémon GO into Pokémon Scarlet and Pokémon Violet via Pokémon HOME.
But that’s not all! You can also bring your other favorite Pokémon from other games and embark on adventures in the captivating Paldea region. The Tera Type of Pokémon transferred from other games will be determined based on their original type or types.
If you require more details about Pokémon HOME, please visit Pokémon official website for support.