To celebrate the grand release of the highly anticipated Pokemon Scarlet and Violet, a collaboration event in Pokemon UNITE will be held soon with a ton of exciting rewards for players to collect. The collaboration event will kick off on 18th November for players who own and play both titles on their Nintendo Switch. Players who log in to Pokemon UNITE and have a save file for Pokemon Scarlet and Violet will unlock free character outfits based on the main characters of the upcoming game title. Other cosmetics such as portrait frames and backgrounds are also up for grabs during the Pokemon UNITE x Pokemon Scarlet and Violet collaboration event. The event’s collectables will be open to all from 1st January 2023.
Pokemon UNITE x Pokemon Scarlet and Violet Collaboration Event Details and Rewards
According to a Twitter post by Serebii.net, the Pokemon UNITE x Pokemon Scarlet and Violet collaboration event will have three phases.
The first phase of the event will be held on 18th November where players can unlock free backgrounds, frames, and in-game stickers based on the Pokemon Scarlet and Violet title. The stickers are based on the starter pokemon of the upcoming game; Pokemon Scarlet or Violet.
The second phase will kick off on 1st December. Players who own Scarlet and Violet can log in to their Pokemon UNITE account on their Nintendo Switch devices and receive a special outfit based on the main characters of Pokemon Scarlet or Violet.
Players should take note that they need to play the upcoming game title and have a save file ready on their Nintendo Switch in order to unlock the free outfits in Pokemon UNITE.
The third phase of the Pokemon UNITE x Pokemon Scarlet and Violet event will kick off on 1st January 2023 where the event will be open to all players regardless of whether they own the upcoming titles or not. This means everyone can still enjoy the free rewards in Pokemon UNITE but those who buy the game during the first phase will receive the rewards sooner.