• So many people wanted Pokemon's Shiny Zeraora that the Home app crashed

    1 day ago - By Destructoid

    In typical Nintendo fashion, multiple first-party games updated around midnight, Eastern time, yesterday.
    Super Smash Bros. Ultimate got Min Min and a new balance patch, and Pokemon Home / Pokemon Sword and Shield got their own updates as well. But while Smash fans were able to get in smoothly and try out the new character, Pokemon fans were greeted with error screens.
    The update was small, but impactful. That Shiny Zeraora everyone wanted? It was finally available for every eligible player. The problem is that it crashed the servers to Home because so many people were trying to redeem it...
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  • SwitchArcade Round-Up: ‘SpongeBob SquarePants' Review, ‘Pokemon Sword & Shield: Isle of Armor' Mini-View, and Today's New Releases and Sales

    SwitchArcade Round-Up: ‘SpongeBob SquarePants' Review, ‘Pokemon Sword & Shield: Isle of Armor' Mini-View, and Today's New Releases and Sales

    1 day ago - By Touch Arcade

    Gentle readers, and welcome to the SwitchArcade Round-Up. In today's article, we've got a full review of SpongeBob SquarePants: Battle for Bikini Bottom - Rehydrated , plus a Mini-View of the first part of the Pokemon Sword & Shield Expansion Pass , the Isle of Armor. There's also a bit of news to check out, plus summaries of today's new releases including the epic RPG The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel III. We round things out with a look at the latest incoming and outgoing sales, as usual. Let's go for it!
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    Min Min is Now Available in ‘Super Smash Bros. Ultimate'
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  • How to get your shiny Zeraora in Pokémon Sword and Shield

    How to get your shiny Zeraora in Pokémon Sword and Shield

    1 day ago - By iMore

    Because over one million trainers defeated Zeraora in Max Raid battles, we all get a shiny Zeraora.
    We did it everyone! Because over one million people defeated a Zeraora in Max Raid battles in Pokémon Sword and Shield, everyone can get a free shiny Zeraora. To claim your shiny Zeraora, you need to have Pokémon HOME and Pokémon Sword or Shield. You do not need to have the paid version of Pokémon HOME and you do not need the Isle of Armor expansion for Sword or Shield.
    Note: You have to deposit or move a Pokémon between Pokémon HOME and Pokémon Sword or Shield between June 17, 2020 at 8 am...
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