Here’s Everything We Know About Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield

It's the newest game in the Pokemon Series for Nintendo Switch!

A completely new Pokemon Series for Nintendo Switch has just been announced this month. Called
Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield, the game features the newest Pokemon Generation (VIII) Pokemon Zacian and Zamazenta. 

Explore the people, places, and Pokemon in the newly discovered Galar region. Get ready to battle it out in the Stadium, too. There’s also a new feature called Dynamax and it will make your Pokemon supersized plus boost their abilities.

There is a completely different feature from those who are only used to the older Pokemon versions, and that is the chance to connect to other players! You can connect with other players in the new Wild Area with its expanding lush greenery. Connect with them in Max Raid Battles to battle giant Pokemon. 

Zacian (left) and Zamazenta (right) featured in Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield. 

Expected retail price will be ¥5,980 exclusive of tax.

The games will support the following languages: Japanese, English (yay!), Spanish, French, German, Italian, Korean, Chinese (Simplified), and Chinese (Traditional).

Check out the official trailer below!

Official sale starts from November 15, 2019 (globally) and order reservations start from July 12, 2019.

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