Pokemon Sword and Shield, the next installment in the Pokemon game franchise, will be releasing later this year and making its debut on the Nintendo Switch. There's a lot of information that has already made it to the public about Pokemon Sword and Shield, such as the fact the game will appear at the Pokemon Championships 2020 and we may still get some more soon with a potential Pokemon Sword and Shield announcement in the Anime series.
Pokemon has a spot within the hearts of many gamers over the years. Dating back decades the series has reached astronomical proportions and has risen to become one of the most popular games of all time. Whenever a new Pokemon game is announced there is always a lot of excitement across generations of gamers. Fans expect the best out of each Pokemon game, although the series has grown far from its core roots, Nintendo has always strived to captivate fans through new Pokemon, mechanics, and regions whenever they can.
We are quickly approaching the release date for Nintendo’s Pokemon Sword And Shield and Nintendo has frequently done announcements of a certain feature that will be prevalent throughout the game. With multiple announcements over the course of the last few months, what do we know about Sword and Shield thus far? Here are all the details of Nintendo’s upcoming title.
With the recent Nintendo Direct which was held live on Twitch, revealed some not miss information about the Galar region, so strap yourself in and get ready for all the newest Pokemon news!
Similar to previous Pokemon games, players will be able to fully customize their player from head to toe. Players will also be able to change their hairstyle to mix and match to whatever combination they think is best!
A brand new feature introduced in Pokemon Sword and Shield will be the player's ability to set up camp wherever they are for the night. This allows players to bond closer to with their Pokemon as well other players can drop by their camp to interact with each other's Pokemon!
Two new Pokemon were introduced to us during the Nintendo Direct, both of these Pokemon are brand new to the series and offer a unique addition to the growing Pokemon list for Sword and Shield.
Much like a teapot, this new Pokemon is a Ghost-type Pokemon with a one of a kind ability. Nintendo describes this new Pokemon as "Polteageist is a Ghost type Pokémon that usually makes its home by hiding amongst dishes at hotels & restaurants. Since its body is made of tea, you may even be able to have a taste. Be careful, too much and you might not feel so well!"
The other new Pokemon introduced to us was the new flying bird Pokemon, with an interesting typing combination of water flying this one may be a must use in the Galar Region. Nintendo described Cramorant as "Cramorant is a Flying & Water type Pokémon that will swallow absolutely anything that looks hearty enough. It also has its own exclusively ability, Gulp Missile. Watch it use Surf or Dive in battle as it rises from the water, along with its catch."