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Pokkén Tournament DX is free for Nintendo Switch Online members now through August 4

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Pokken Tournament Dx Lucario (Image credit: Nintendo)

What you need to know

  • Pokkén Tournament DX is a fighting game that centers around Pokémon battles.
  • The game offers 21 Pokémon fighters and several competitive modes.
  • Nintendo Switch Online members can play the game for free from July 29 through August 4.

There are several perks to having a Nintendo Switch Online membership and one of the biggest ones is that subscribers periodically get access to full Nintendo Switch game trials at no additional cost. Starting July 29 at 10 a.m. PDT and running through August 4 at 11:59 PDT, anyone with a Nintendo Switch Online membership can play the full version of Pokkén Tournament DX for free.

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This is a fighting game that allows players to take command of one of 21 different Pokémon fighters and compete in the Ferrum Region championship. If you need assistance, we can show you how to download the free Pokkén Tournament DX trial. Make sure to download it sooner rather than later so you can make the most out of this free gaming experience.

Rebecca Spear
Gaming Editor

Gaming aficionado Rebecca Spear is iMore's dedicated gaming editor with a focus on Nintendo Switch and iOS gaming. You’ll never catch her without her Switch or her iPad Air handy. If you’ve got a question about Pokémon, The Legend of Zelda, or just about any other Nintendo series check out her guides to help you out. Rebecca has written thousands of articles in the last six years including hundreds of extensive gaming guides, previews, and reviews for both Switch and Apple Arcade. She also loves checking out new gaming accessories like iPhone controllers and has her ear to the ground when it comes to covering the next big trend.