Pokemon HOME

Want to turn your phone into a Pokédex? Then download Pokémon HOME now. You will find in this app information about all the Pokémon that have existed throughout all the Pokémon sagas, their abilities and moves. Trade Pokémon with players from around the world. Complete the National Pokédex and receive mysterious gifts.

Some important characteristics you should know about Pokemon HOME

  • Pokémon Home is a cloud-based service where you can store and transfer Pokémon to and from modern Pokémon games.
  • Pokémon Home will be compatible with a variety of games, including Pokémon Go and Switch games such as Pokémon Sword and Shield.
  • There are essentially three key features of Pokémon Home – collecting, trading and transfers.
  • Pokémon Home allows you to amass your collection of Pokémon between games and has a series of features to help support it.
  • Pokémon Sword and Shield will have the ability to both transfer and receive Pokémon from Pokémon Home.
  • Pokémon HOME also has the option to release multiple Pokémon at once; however, players cannot release more than 100 Pokémon per synchronization and must save before they can release more Pokémon.

Some FAQ of Pokemon HOME

Is it worth getting Pokemon HOME?

It is a choice only you can make. Ultimately, Pokémon HOME is better than Pokémon Bank – which had a disclaimer it would remove your Pokémon if you did not keep up the subscription. At least in Pokémon Home, they will not go anywhere.

Can you transfer Pokemon from Pokemon go to Pokemon HOME?

To transfer Pokémon from Pokémon, GO to Pokémon HOME, you will need to link the mobile device version of Pokémon HOME to your Nintendo Account. You will be able to receive Pokémon sent from Pokémon GO in either the mobile device version or the Nintendo Switch version of Pokémon HOME.

Can you have Pokemon HOME on multiple devices?

It cannot be used with multiple mobile devices at the same time. Pokémon HOME works with a single mobile device.

Can you transfer Pokemon between accounts?

It is possible. You can trade between family members with the Nintendo Switch version of Pokémon HOME. Keep in mind that some Pokémon, once moved to Pokémon Sword or Pokémon Shield, cannot be moved back to Pokémon.