Pokemon Scarlet & Violet DLC: Release windows, trailers & updates

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Pokemon Scarlet & Violet players can now look forward to “The Hidden Treasure of Area Zero” DLC Expansion revealed during the 2023 Pokemon Day Presents. The DLC will offer new ways to explore the Paldea Region.

Pokemon Scarlet & Violet have been out since November 2022, and many players have completed the main story arcs and post-game adventures. While the Tera Raid events circulating each weekend have offered challenges, many are ready to jump into their next adventure in the Paldea region.

After the successful launch of DLC in Gen 8’s Sword & Shield, fans of the Pokemon franchise have been hoping for a similar announcement for Pokemon Scarlet & Violet. With leaks and theories running rampant on social media, fans have theorized everything from returning to the Kanto region to reintroducing the Mega Evolution mechanic.

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Thankfully, trainers finally got an answer following the 2023 Pokemon Presents that aired Monday, February 27.

Is there a release window for the Scarlet & Violet DLC

Currently, the release window for Part 1, “The Teal Mask”, is set for Fall of 2023. However, Part 2, “The Indigo Disk,” is planned for Winter of 2023.

At this time, there are no announced dates for either DLC expansion.

Pokemon Scarlet & Violet DLC trailers

As seen on The Official Pokemon YouTube Channel, players will explore a new storyline in the two-part DLC for Pokemon Scarlet & Violet. This includes new Legendaries and plot-important characters.

Past species will be added to the Paldea Pokedex in each part, and players will also have the chance to encounter two new Legendaries called Terapagos and Ogerpon.

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Additionally, pre-ordering the DLC Expansion Pass will offer players new uniform sets, as well as a special Hisuian Zoroark code. The DLC Expansion Pass will be available to preorder on February 27, 2023.

The new Pokemon Scarlet & Violet DLC will be the perfect way for Pokemon Fans to enjoy new aspects of the Paldea region and add additional challenges and adventures to the Gen 9 storyline.