The official Pokémon website finally announced the demo information for the United States and Canada. The code will be distributed to people that have opted-in for the Pokémon Trainer Club newsletter. The code will be sent out as part of the October 2014 newsletter on October 21st, 2014, a week later than the rest of the world which can begin downloading the demo starting October 15th, 2014. A full listing of the days the codes are available for each country has been added to our ORAS demo page.


Head to Hoenn Early with the Pokémon Trainer Club!

Look for a Special Demo Version code in the October Pokémon Trainer Club newsletter!

Want to play the Pokémon Omega Ruby and Pokémon Alpha Sapphire Special Demo Version? Look for a special code in the October edition of the Pokémon Trainer Club newsletter. Then, use the special code in Nintendo eShop to download the Special Demo Version directly to your Nintendo 3DS or Nintendo 2DS system!

The Special Demo Version features a unique adventure where you can encounter cool Pokémon, including ones that Mega Evolve! Plus, you’ll be able to bring reward items you obtained in the demo into Pokémon Omega Ruby and Pokémon Alpha Sapphire.

Sign up for your Pokémon Trainer Club account and be sure that you have opted in to receive marketing email messages by October 20 to make sure you get the next newsletter. Ensure your email address is correct and up to date. Also, add [email protected] to your address book so that your newsletter doesn’t get caught in your spam filter. Then, look forward to receiving the Pokémon Trainer Club newsletter in your email throughout the year to stay in-the-know about everything going on in the Pokémon universe!