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Pokémon Scarlet and Violet may be all about all-new adventures in the Paldea region, but there’s at least a few nods to previous Switch entries. “Case” in point, by having play records of past Pokémon Switch games you’ll be able to access exclusive Rotom Phone Cases.  


Where do I get save data Rotom Phone Cases in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet


By talking to the sunglass-wearing woman in front of the stairs leading to Mesagoza’s central plaza, you can have her “reveal your past lives.” This will bestow the Phone Cases to you based on what play records you have, and get you looking just a little more spiffy for your academy adventures! 



When can I get Rotom Phone Cases from save data in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet


All of these Switch game-inspired phone cases will be available in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet about two hours into the game.


Pokémon: Let’s Go! Pikachu and Pokémon: Let’s Go! Eevee



By having play data for Pokémon: Let’s Go! Pikachu or Pokémon: Let’s Go! Eevee, you’ll receive this retro-inspired Rotom Phone Case.  


Pokémon Sword and Shield



For Sword and Shield, the Rotom Phone Case is based on Ball Guy. You can deck out your phone with the mascot’s quiff and outfit, and never escape his haunting smile. 


Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl



The Gen IV remakes bring the Pokétch to Scarlet and Violet with this Rotom Phone Case. 


Pokémon Legends: Arceus



Pokémon Legends players will be able to remember their Hisuian journey with their shared play records, making their Rotom Phone look a little more like the Arc Phone.  


More Pokémon Scarlet and Violet guides


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Written by Ricky Berg

When he isn’t writing for Nintendo Wire, Ricky’s anticipating the next Kirby, Fire Emblem, or if the stars ever align, Mother 3 to be released. Till then he’ll have the warm comfort of Super Smash Bros. to keep him going.