If you’ve played the latest Pokémon, especially starting in XY, you may be used to trading with other trainers at the push of a button. However, in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl, exchanging Pokémon will be a trip back in time.
So if you enjoy the games in this franchise from 2013 on, pay close attention.
How to trade pokémon in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl?
To trade Pokémon into Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl, go to the nearest Pokémon Center and use the stairs to move to the lower floor. Here you will find 3 different NPCs, each of which will give you very relevant information.
- The first NPC will tell you how to use the rooms that you can find on her right.
- The second NPC will allow you to enter the Local Club.
- The third NPC will allow you to enter the Global Club.
These last two rooms will offer you the possibility of exchanging pokémon with friends. In the Local Club you can connect with a friend who is with you through the local internet connection, while the Global Club will require you to have a specific Code.
This code can be easily created, so you simply have to make sure that you and the person with whom you will make the exchange use it.
Once inside the rooms you just have to select the pokémon, confirm that the change to be made is the one agreed upon and accept.
It is important to remember that to carry out these exchanges you will need to have your Nintendo Switch Online membership active . Remember that in these rooms you can enjoy battles and put your skills as a coach to the test.
Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl are available for Nintendo Switch from November 19, 2021.