A new generation of Pokemon is coming to the Nintendo Switch system. Become a Pokemon Trainer and embark on a new journey in the new Galar region! Choose from one of three new partner Pokemon: Grookey, Scorbunny, or Sobble. In this all new adventure, you’ll encounter new and familiar Pokemon as you catch, battle, and trade Pokemon while exploring new areas and uncovering an all-new story. Get ready for the next Pokemon adventure in the Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield games.
New entries in the main series of Pokémon RPGs arrive on Nintendo Switch simultaneously in late 2019
The Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield games take place in the newly discovered Galar Region
Galar is an expansive region with diverse environments – an idyllic countryside, contemporary cities, thick forest and craggy, snow-covered mountains
Fans will have the opportunity to visit Gyms in the Galar region in their quest to become Champion
Newly discovered partner Pokémon join in this new iteration of the games – Grookey, Scorbunny and Sobble