Pokemon Presents – Scarlet & Violet DLC, New TCG Releases, Sleeping App

February 28, 2023

It's Pokemon Day 2023, and the Pokemon Company presented many new Products for the Pokemon Franchise. Read more..

It’s Pokemon Day, and the Pokemon Company started their broadcast on Youtube, presenting many new products that are coming to the Pokemon Franchise.

  • Pokemon Concierge – New Netflix Show
  • Pokemon Sleep App
  • New Scarlet & Violet DLC: The Hidden Treasure of Area Zero
  • New Paradox Pokemon
  • Pokemon Trading Card Game Classic Box 

Pokemon Concierge

The Pokemon Company announced their partnership with Netflix to produce a stop-motion show. The show takes place in a resort with many Pokemon visiting it. The new protagonist of the show is called Haru. 

According to Netflix, the show is inspired by the comics, anime and various contributions of Pokemon Fans.

'Pokemon Sleep' Releases later in 2023

A previously in 2019 announced App called ‘Pokemon Sleep’ is finally coming this Summer for iOS and Android. Pokemon Sleep takes place on a small island which features Professor Neroli, a Sleep Pokemon Researcher, and Snorlax.

The App will monitor and analyze your sleep. Different Pokemon will gather around Snorlax depending on your analyzed sleeping pattern.

Scarlet & Violet DLC: The Hidden Treasure of Area Zero

A new DLC for the Pokemon Scarlet & Violet Videogames were announced today during the Pokemon Presents Event. It’s called ‘The Hidden Treasure of Area Zero’ and releases in two parts.

  • The first part will release in fall 2023 which is called The Teal Mask.
  • The second part releases in winter 2023 called The Indigo Disk.

Kitakami is the new land which is going to be introduced in the DLC, including the Blueberry Academy. Additionally, new Pokemon are going to be introduced aswell: Fezandipiti, Munkidori, Okidogi, and Terapagos.


The Press Release for ‘The Hidden Treasure of Area Zero’:

Bellevue, WA — February 27, 2023 — Today, on Pokémon Day, during a special Pokémon Presents video presentation that was streamed online to fans around the world, The Pokémon Company announced The Hidden Treasure of Area Zero, new downloadable content for the blockbuster Pokémon Scarlet and Pokémon Violet video games. Global sales of Pokémon Scarlet and Pokémon Violet for the Nintendo Switch family of systems surpassed 10 million combined units in the first three days after their worldwide launch on November 18, 2022—the highest global sales for any software on any Nintendo platform within that timeframe. The Hidden Treasure of Area Zero will take fans deeper into the world of Pokémon Scarlet or Pokémon Violet and consists of two different adventures—Part 1: The Hidden Treasure of Area Zero: The Teal Mask, launching in fall 2023, and Part 2: The Hidden Treasure of Area Zero: The Indigo Disk, releasing at a later date. Fans can purchase The Hidden Treasure of Area Zero now on Nintendo eShop.

New Paradox Pokemon: Walking Wake and Iron Leaves

Two new Paradox Pokemon were introduced during today’s Pokemon Presents, Walking Wake and Iron Leaves. Both of them will be featured in a special Tera Raid Battle event, starting today and ending on March 12th.

Pokemon Trading Card Game Classic Box Releases in Late 2023

A new premium Box has been announced during the Pokemon Direct broadcast today. The Set is called “Pokemon Trading Card Game Classic” and will release in late 2023 in english, but already in October in Japan.

The product contains three 60-card decks, featuring the Base Set Venusaur, Charizard and Blastoise which are accompanied by Pokemon ex cards of Ho-Oh, Lugia or Suicune. 

  • Venusaur & Lugia ex 
  • Charizard & Ho-Oh ex
  • Blastoise & Suicune ex