How to Download the Isle of Armor DLC Update | Pokemon Sword and Shield

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This is a guide on How to Download the New Update (Isle of Armor DLC expansion) for Pokemon Sword and Shield. Learn how to download the update with just the press of a few buttons.

How to Download the Isle of Armor DLC Update

Go to HOME Menu

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To download the new update - The Isle of Armor DLC expansion, press the HOME button and select Pokemon Sword or Shield from the menu. Then, press the + button on your Nintendo Switch, which is on the upper left side of the right controller.

Software Update

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After pressing the + button, a new page will appear. Then, you will see the software information of Pokemon Sword or Shield. To start the update, tap the Software Update tab from the selection listed. It will ask you for an internet connection, connect your Nintendo Switch to the internet to start the update.

You can view the download status via HOME Menu. Take note that the download will pause if you are playing a game that uses communication features, or if other game starts downloading.

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Downloading the update may take some time, but it also depends on how good your internet connection is. Once your download is complete, you can then start playing the first new location added to the Galar region - The Isle of Armor!

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