News tip Pokémon Diamond / Pearl: Mystery gifts, how to unlock the feature very early, our guide
Pokémon Sparkling Diamond and Sparkling Pearl are the last games to be licensed on Nintendo Switch. While a few online distributions are currently available, this article will explain how to unlock, early in your adventure, the functionality that will allow you to claim them.
Pokémon Sparkling Diamond / Sparkling Pearl were released a few weeks ago on Nintendo Switch. Some distributions are currently available there, for example the case of Manaphy. This page of our complete walkthrough of the game will explain how to unlock, very early in your adventure, the functionality that will allow you to collect all current and future distributions.
The Mystery Gifts are Nintendo official distributions that you can grab directly into your games if you connect to the Internet through this feature. You can then receive available gifts either directly or by entering a specific code. You do not have no need to subscribe to Nintendo Online to be able to benefit from it.
Mystery Gifts in 4G Remakes
In Sparkling Diamond and Sparkling Pearl Pokémon, functionality “Mystery Gift” is not unlocked by base in your game. To recover it there is two ways that we will detail below.
Unlock the Mystery Gifts naturally
During your adventure in the Sinnoh region, you will be brought to face and overcome arena champions more and more tough. As you progress you will eventually face Mélina, the champion of the third arena of the game located at Voilaroc.
Once defeated you will receive his badge and some additional rewards. It is also at this point in the game that you will naturally unlock the feature. “Mystery Gift”. It will therefore be accessible from the main menu of the game.
Quickly unlock Mystery Gifts
There is however a tip which will allow you to unlock the “Mystery Gift” function very early in the game.
To unlock the “Mystery Gifts” as soon as possible, you will need:
Unlock Mystery Gifts before the second badge
Once Pierrick and the two henchmen of Team Galaxy defeated, you unlock access to a building located north of Féli-Cité. Inside it, climb up to the penultimate floor to find an NPC South.
Talk to this NPC and he will ask you a question for you to answer. “ALL HAPPY Wi-Fi CONNECTION”. This done, it will directly unlock the functionality for you. “Mystery Gift”.
Distributions in progress
After having unlocked this feature, you will be able to recover some gifts.
By choosing the option ” Via Internet “, you will be able, to date, to recover:
With a code
By choosing the option “With a code” you will now be able to recover:
Pokémon Sparkling Diamond / Sparkling Pearl Walkthrough