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The total cost of all Pokemon in Pokemon UNITE might be cheaper than you think. Here we'll break down if the game is free to play in Nintendo Switch and Mobile, and just how much it costs to buy all Pokemon and max battle pass.

Is Pokemon UNITE Free to Play?

Free to Play on Nintendo Switch

Pokemon UNITE - Free to Play on the Nintendo Switch

Pokemon Unite is free to download and play! It has been available for free on Nintendo Switch since its launch on July 21st, 2021. Moreover, Nintendo Switch Online is not required to play the game on Nintendo Switch.

Free to Play on Mobile

Pokemon UNITE - Free to Play on Mobile Android and iOS

Pokemon UNITE is also free to download for mobile devices! The game was officially released on the Play Store and App Store on September 21, 2021. If you pre-registered, you can get useful rewards!

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Likely Free Forever

Pokemon UNITE - Is Pokemon UNITE Free Forever

There is no official news on whether the developers will change the monetization system for Pokemon UNITE but with how it is now, it's a high chance that this game will stay free to play forever. Don't be afraid to try this game on the Switch and Mobile Devices!

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Does Pokemon UNITE Have Premium Currency?

Premium Currency is Available

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The premium currency that you can top-up with real world money is called Aeos Gems. Though not required, this can lessen the burden of grinding for matches and fast track your progression.

The free currency, called Aeos coins, is acquired by playing matches. This can be used to unlock Pokemon, Holowears (skins for your Pokemon), and Outfits for your trainer.

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How Much Does it Cost?

Total Cost of All Pokemon

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At the start of the game, all Pokemon will have to be unlocked before you can use them. You can do this by spending Aeos Coins, completing challenges, or purchasing them with Aeos Gems

Check out our roster page below to know how much each Pokemon costs and how to get some of them for free!

Pokemon Roster - List of All Playable Characters

Total Battle Pass Cost

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To purchase the Battle Pass and all 60 Battle Pass levels it would currently cost around $54 USD (3,590 Aeos Gems). To learn more about the Battle Pass and its rewards, check out our guide page below!

Battle Pass Guide: Price and List of Seasons

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Updates and Patch Notes

Updates and Patch Notes

Version 1.5

Version 1.5 Patch Notes List
(April 28, 2022)
(May 6, 2022)
(May 16, 2022)
(May 16, 2022)
(May 30, 2022)
(June 20, 2022)

Version 1.4

Version 1.4 Patch Notes List
(January 20, 2022)
(January 26, 2022)
(February 24, 2022)
(March 11, 2022)
(March 14, 2022)
(March 17, 2022)
(March 18, 2022)
(March 28, 2022)

Version 1.3

Version 1.3 Patch Notes List
(December 9, 2021)
(December 10, 2021)
(December 14, 2021)
(December 20, 2021)
(December 28, 2021)

Version 1.2

Version 1.2 Patch Notes List
(September 22, 2021)
(September 27, 2021)
(September 29, 2021)
(October 08, 2021)
(October 13, 2021)
(October 20, 2021)
(October 26, 2021)
(November 10, 2021)
(November 16, 2021)
(November 18, 2021)
(November 30, 2021)

Version 1.1

Version 1.1 Patch Notes List
(July 28, 2021)
(August 4, 2021)
(August 6, 2021)
(August 18, 2021)
(September 1, 2021)
(September 8, 2021)

Latest Maintenances and End Times

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June 19 Maintenance June 20, 2022
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April 27 Maintenance April 28, 2022
7:00AM UTC
January 19 Maintenance January 20, 2022
7:00AM UTC
December 8 Maintenance December 9, 2021
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Mobile Release Maintenance September 21, 2021
12:00AM PT

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Pokemon Release Info

Pokemon Release Info
Pokemon UNITE - Gardevoir IconGardevoir Pokemon UNITE - Blissey IconBlissey Pokemon UNITE - Blastoise IconBlastoise Pokemon UNITE - Mamoswine IconMamoswine
Pokemon UNITE - Sylveon IconSylveon Pokemon UNITE - Greedent IconGreedent Pokemon UNITE - Decidueye IconDecidueye Pokemon UNITE - Tsareena IconTsareena
Pokemon UNITE - Dragonite IconDragonite Pokemon UNITE - Trevenant IconTrevenant Pokemon UNITE - Aegislash IconAegislash Pokemon UNITE - Duraludon IconDuraludon
Pokemon UNITE - Azumarill Icon Azumarill Pokemon UNITE - Espeon IconEspeon Pokemon UNITE - Delphox Icon Delphox -
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