Pokemon Scarlet & Violet DLC Epilogue Release Date, Time, & How To Access

Pokemon Scarlet & Violet fans will return to Kitakami for some additional story content with the new Indigo Disk DLC Epilogue

Indigo Disk DLC Epilogue Pokemon Scarlet and Violet Kitakami Crew

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The story of Pokemon Scarlet & Violet isn’t quite finished yet, with the Indigo Disk’s surprise epilogue headed our way. Pokemon fans will get to spend a bit more time in Kitakami with all our friends when the epilogue releases.

Shortly after the release of The Indigo Disk DLC, we learned there would be a special epilogue story coming early this year. Now, we’re less than a day away from the epilogue’s release and fans are eager to see how much more story we’re going to get, and whether the rumors we’ve seen floating around will prove to be true. If you’re looking forward to the epilogue as much as I am, you’re probably eager to know exactly when it comes out and how we’ll access it. I dug in to everything we know about the Indigo Disk epilogue so far so we could bring you all the details.

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What Time Does the Indigo Disk DLC Epilogue for Pokemon Scarlet & Violet Release?

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The epilogue to The Indigo Disk DLC will come out on January 11 at 9 AM ET.

If you want to know exactly what time the Pokemon Scarlet & Violet Indigo Disk Epilogue releases in your time zone, here’s a quick breakdown.

Time ZoneEpilogue Release Time
Pacific Time (PT)6 AM, Janauary 11
Mountain Time (MT) 7 AM, January 11
Central Time (CT)8 AM, January 11
Eastern Time (ET) 9 AM, January 11
Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)2 PM, January 11
Universal Time Coordinated (UTC)2 PM, January 11
Central European Time (CET)3 PM, January 11
Moscow Standard Time (MSK)5 PM, January 11
India Standard Time (IST)7:30 PM, January 11
China Standard Time (CST)10 PM, January 11
Japan Standard Time (JST)11 PM, January 11
Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT)1 AM, January 12
New Zealand Daylight TIme (NZDT)2 AM, January 12

How To Access the Indigo Disk DLC Epilogue in Pokemon Scarlet & Violet

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The Indigo Disk DLC epilogue will be free for anyone who has purchased the Hidden Treasure of Area Zero DLC for Pokemon Scarlet & Violet.

In order to access this new bonus story, players will need to have completed the base game as well as both The Teal Mask and the Indigo Disk DLCs through to the credits. The exact method by which players will gain entry to this part of the story hasn’t yet been officially revealed.

What We Know About the Indigo Disk DLC Epilogue Story

Indigo Disk DLC Epilogue Mysterious Mossui Town Item
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No spoilers here, but if you’re curious about the basic setup for the epilogue, we’ve got you covered. In the Indigo Disk DLC Epilogue for Scarlet & Violet, we know that players will wind up back in Kitakami. Based on what we can see in the short teaser trailer released by The Pokemon Company, we’re also bringing along Paldean friends like Penny, Nemona, and Arven for a Kitakami adventure.

Once there, players will encounter some surprising twists related to a mysterious item displayed in the Mossui Town shop. We don’t know exactly how long the new story is just yet, but I know I can’t wait to find out what’s in store!