Pokemon Sword and Shield will offer Double Pack

Grab both Sword and Shield all in one convenient package.

Following today’s Pokemon Direct, which revealed new details concerning Pokemon Sword and Shield, gamers found themselves wondering if the games would be available in a Double Pack. In the past, games like Pokemon Sun and Moon had Double Pack releases for 3DS that offered both Sun and Moon along with a special case.

Similar to this Double Pack for Sun and Moon on 3DS, it’s been confirmed that Pokemon Sword and Shield will offer a Double Pack on Nintendo Switch.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Will Offer Double Pack

Pokemon Sword and Shield will offer a Double Pack that includes both games.
Pokemon Sword and Shield will offer a Double Pack that includes both games.
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As of right now, pre-orders have gone live for Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield as individual purchases, though the Double Pack pre-orders have yet to go live. Included in the Pokemon Sword and Shield Double Pack are copies of both Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield, with one version offering an exclusive Golden Dual Game Card SteelBook (as seen in the image above).

While the base game will cost you $60 (USD), the Double Pack will be more expensive at $119.99 (USD). Be sure to check back, as we’ll be updating this article once Pokemon Sword and Shield Double Pack pre-orders are live. For more on the Pokemon Sword and Shield Double Pack, check out the official listing on the Nintendo eShop.

Until then, what do you think of the Pokemon Sword and Shield Double Pack offer? Are you planning to purchase it in order to get both versions of the game, or have you already pre-ordered your copy of Pokemon Sword or Pokemon Shield? Let us know down in the comments below! Pokemon Sword and Shield is set to release on November 15, 2019 for Nintendo Switch.

For more on Pokemon Sword and Shield be sure to read through some of our other features including what Dynamax is in Pokemon Sword and Shield, a look at the Legendaries on offer in Pokemon Sword and Shield, and release date info for Pokemon Sword and Shield

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