Nintendo announced that the launch patch from Pokémon Scarlet and Violet1.0.1, will be required to play online. The update will be available from November 18, 2022, the day of availability of the pair of titles and, although not mandatory for the single player, it is still recommended.
Unfortunately they were not provided details about what will be the other innovations introduced by patch 1.0.1, of which not even the size has been revealed.
Pokémon Scarlet and Violet will be updated at launch
Before leaving, we remind you that Pokémon Scarlet and Violet are exclusive to Nintendo Switch. As already mentioned, they will be available starting November 18, 2022. Just today a new gameplay trailer has been released and support for Pokèmon Home has been announced.