Nintendo Pokémon Sword and Shield is a playing video game which is developed by Game Freak while published by The Pokémon Company and by Nintendo for the Nintendo Switch.
This will be the first main edition series games in the 8th generation of the Pokémon franchise while 2nd in case of releasing on a home console in the series.
The game is scheduled to be released on November 15, 2020, globally.
Many new features are assumed to be introduced to this game series which include co-operative rapid encounters as you might have experienced in Pokémon Go, dynamizing, and an open world which gives Pokémon to temporarily grow to giant size.
While some features namely Z-Moves and Mega Evolutions will be missed by the players from the games.
Also, Pokémon native will be able to transfer to the game’s region in the game from the 3DS Pokémon Bank, Pikachu, and Eevee from the Pokémon Home service, and Go, and Let’s Go.
This is an eighth-generation game of Pokémon games which you can enjoy from 15th November 2019 on Nintendo Switch.
Talking about the latest news and features related to Pokémon Sword and Shield are –
Pokémon Sword and Shield – Features
- Ball Plus
It is assumed and tested that Pokémon Ball Plus can be used by the player to take your game Pokémon for a stroll. Though there is no much news about Pokémon Sword and Shield from Nintendo Direct at E3 2019 as per rumours, you can’t use the ball as a controller.
In reality, good things happen with you if you have good efforts. Likewise, if you manage to build up a strong connection with a particular Pokémon of your choice you will enjoy the benefits for the same.
Nintendo held a special conference where it was declared that Pokémon Sword and Shield both the games will be released on November 15, 2019, globally as per the statement of Nintendo Direct released on June 5.
Pokémon Sword and Shield and Pokémon Go had a feature that enables trainers and players to team up with other online players which is maximum up to three players and they can take upon powerful Pokémon.
You can enjoy legendary Pokémons like Zacian in the case of Pokémon sword and Zamazenta in the case of Pokémon shield.
This is a new model that allows the trainers to make their Pokémon more powerful and giant.
However, Dynamax mode can be activated only once that too during the battle and it lasts three turns prior to the Pokémon gets back to normal size.
Nintendo has revealed in the statement that a few more new Pokémon will be joining Shield and Sword along with starter Pokémon.
These include Wooloo which is a sheep Pokémon, Drednaw which is a snapping turtle, Gossifleur which is a fancy lady Pokémon which turns into Eldegoss, and Corviknight which is a raven and a glorified taxi service that is for the Galar region.
This is a place that enables a trainer to battle, capture, and explores Pokémon Galar, and appearing of Pokémon relies on the weather and the environment.
Trainers can battle with Pokémon leaders in Stadiums instead of usual gyms which will be comparatively bigger having the audience cheering you to give your best.
As per the statement of Nintendo, Hop will be your new rival who is a younger brother of the Pokémon champion of Galar. To assist you, Professor Magnolia along with her assistant Sonia, they will be at your service.
You can also customize the outfit of the trainer which is quite popular among Pokémon players since the day it was introduced and you will be witnessing the same feature in Pokémon Sword and Shield.
Many clothing brands have asked fans to design a dress that will be sold in stores.
A winning entry has already been chosen which is a design featuring Gyarados and Magikarp and it has been revealed that it can be worn by the trainer in Pokémon Sword and Shield.
- A new world
The game is set in a new region of Galar, than the previous territory of Kanto or any other place.
The trailer will show glimpses of jewel mines and maybe a football stadium, though players are hoping to compete in a Football World Cup having the theme of Pokémon which might become the reality of players.
In this new generation, you will be seeing lots of fresh faces along with old ones. The trailer can give a mix of new starters along with familiar Pokémon like Hoothoot and Pikachu and you can expect to see new interesting designs.
- Pokémon games have never been 2D games and have been moving towards 3D environments. Many might miss those old-school pixel games and for them, the 3D model is quite bland but either it is, you will be getting it and enjoying it to its fullest.
Many game addicts have been waiting for the Pokémon Stars game which has been rumored for over two years now.
As per the report published in the late 2016s, it was discovered that a brand new version of Pokémon Sun and Moon is being developed under the title name Pokémon stars, and this has been confirmed by various sources.
This is undoubtedly one of the most awaited games of the year 2020. Let’s see what additional surprises you will be enjoying as a player.
Only time will answer the unanswered questions.