Pokémon Brilliant Diamond/Shining Pearl videos

Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl were announced in a Pokémon Presents just before Pokémon Day, alongside Pokémon Legends: Arceus. Further videos detailing new features will be posted in the run up to the games' release. This page lists them all, in order from oldest first. Click each thumbnail to watch the video.

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Pokémon Presents

Date: 26th February, 2021 • Length: 1:32

The trailer that was part of the a Pokémon Presents on Pokémon Day. It starts with the original title sequence for Pokémon Diamond & Pearl on the DS, and some gameplay. It then changes to the new isometric 3D graphics for this remake. Various battle scenes are shown, followed by a few cities around Sinnoh.

Dig into details

Date: 18th August, 2021 • Length: 3:36

After several months we finally get our second look at the game. We see various early-game shots including picking your starter Pokémon. Poké Ball stickers are introduced, which change the effect when the Pokémon comes out of its ball for battle. We see the Union Room and Style Shop, followed by Super Contest Shows. Finally, the Sinnoh Grand Underground is revealed along with a new feature called Pokémon Hideaways.

'Freshest news' trailer

Date: 28th September, 2021 • Length: 2:32

The Pokétch is revealed for BDSP. It works pretty much the same as the original Diamond/Pearl/Platinum games, however this time it has a new feature to call wild Pokémon to use hidden moves like Cut. Amity Square is back, allowing up to 6 Pokémon to go for a stroll. Poffins can be made, either in the Poffin House or in Amity Square. A few other trainers are introduced who help the player on their way.

Team Galactic awaits

Date: 26th October, 2021 • Length: 2:32

The trailer starts by introducing some Sinnoh gym leaders and the gym puzzles. We see the Team Galactic commanders: Mars, Jupiter, and Saturn, and finally the boss Cyrus. Finally the lake trio of Azelf, Mesprit and Uxie are shown.