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Pokemon Scarlet and Violet Mystery Gift Codes [November 2022]

Never miss out on a Pokemon freebie with our full list of codes.

As is the case with most modern Pokemon titles, Mystery Gift Codes have once again returned in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet. The Mystery Gift function allows players to retrieve various Pokemon-themed gifts and freebies in-game, and typically, The Pokemon Company will dish out codes and free goodies for months to come.

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You might have already seen that all new players can bag themselves a free Pikachu that somehow knows the move ‘Fly’ via the Mystery Gift function. So, in this guide, we list all Pokemon Scarlet and Violet Mystery Gift Codes, and how to redeem them.


All active Mystery Gift Codes in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet

Below, we have listed all known active Mystery Gift Codes in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet. Redeem them before they expire!

  • Pikachu (Flying Tera Type) - Redeem using ‘Get via Internet’ (Expires February 28, 2023)

How to unlock Mystery Gift Codes in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet

Gone to redeem a Mystery Gift Code, only to realise that you don’t yet have access to the function? Well, you need to complete find yourself a Pokemon Centre first.

Fortunately, you’ll find one during the tutorial of Pokemon Scarlet and Violet, around an hour or two into the game depending on your pace. Once you’ve visited the Centre and healed up your Pokemon, you’ll finally gain access to the Poke Portal in your menu.

The Poke Portal option is shown in the Pokemon Scarlet and Violet menu
Please ignore the dumb nicknames I gave to my 'mons.

How to redeem Mystery Gift Codes in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet

After having unlocked the function, you can redeem away. You will, however, need to be connected to the internet to redeem any Mystery Gift Codes.

Press ‘X’ to open your menu, and select ‘Poke Portal’. From the next menu, shown below, you can select ‘Mystery Gift’. From here, you’ll then have four options to choose from.

The Mystery Gift option is shown in the Poke Portal menu in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet

The first option, ‘Get via Internet’, will bring you to a list of all available gifts. This is where you’ll find the early order bonus of Flying Tera Type Pikachu. If there’s further gifts to redeem after that, you’ll need to repeat these steps!

The second option, ‘Get with Code/Password’ is as it sounds, and will require you to enter a code to redeem your Mystery Gift. Our third option, ‘Check Mystery Gifts’ will present you with a list of the Mystery Gifts you have redeemed so far, in case you’re uncertain as to what you’ve redeemed already.

Finally, the last option of ‘Check Poke Portal News’ will bring you to all the latest news that The Pokemon Company has to share regarding Mystery Gift Codes.


Redeeming your Mystery Gift Codes in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet is as simple as that. For more help with your Paldean adventure, be sure to check out how to breed your Pokemon, and which order you should approach each Gym, Team Star Boss, and Titan in.

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Kelsey Raynor

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Kelsey's passion for gaming began with Resident Evil, and it's been rather difficult to get her to shut up about horror games since. When she's not scoping out new ways to scare herself silly or commiserating the cancellation of Silent Hills, she can often be found fawning over cute Pokémon and Kirby, or being very average at FPS games.

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