Pokemon Sword and Shield

Game News – Pokemon Sword and Shield Gets an Overview Trailer Reintroducing Every New Mechanic

Nintendo published the Japanese overview trailer for Pokemon Sword and Shield. Other versions of the trailer have yet to be published, but this is Pokemon we’re talking about, a series which didn’t change that much after two decades, so you won’t miss anything even if you don’t understand the language. Plus I’m here to summarize …

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Game News – Pokemon Sword and Shield overview trailer, Japanese TV commercial

The Pokemon Company has released a five-minute overview trailer and 30-second Japanese TV commercial for Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield. Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield are due out for Switch on November 15. Watch the footage below. Comment Policy Comments are welcome and encouraged on Gematsu. However, we ask that you follow a simple set …

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Game News – Pokemon Sword and Shield overview trailer, Japanese TV spot

The Pokemon Company has released a five-minute overview trailer and 30-second Japanese TV spot for Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield. Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield are due out for Switch on November 15. Watch the footage below. Comment Policy Comments are welcome and encouraged on Gematsu. However, we ask that you follow a simple set …

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Game News – Nintendo Switch Online Will Not Be Ditched, According to Nintendo

Thanks to some vague wording surrounding the official listing pages for the Pokemon Sword and Shield games, there was concern that the titles would feature ways to circumvent the Nintendo Switch Online paid service. According to the original listing there’s “an in-game purchase option for users who do not have a membership,” implying that the …

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Game News – Pokemon Center Shibuya Commemorates its Grand Opening With Brand New Goodies

Pokemon Center Shibuya, which will open its doors on November 22nd, will celebrate its grand opening with tons of great merchandise. Said goodies are based on exclusive “Graffiti” themed artwork of the mascot Pikachu and include plushies, clothes, keychains, and more: As you may have already noticed, Pokemon Center Shibuya will be opening the same …

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Game News – Nintendo Tokyo to Open Doors in November, Grand Opening Merch Revealed

Nintendo Tokyo, the first Japanese store of its kind, will be officially opening its doors on November 22nd. The store will be located in the new Shibuya Parco shopping center that’s currently getting its finishing touches in Tokyo’s Shibuya district, close to the famous Shibuya Scramble intersection and statue of loyal dog Hachiko. The actual …

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Game News – Game Freak Has No Current Plans for More Pokemon: Let’s Go Games

2018’s Pokemon: Let’s Go games did well for developer Game Freak. The two games topped sales charts all over the world when it launched. They also helped move Nintendo Switches off shelves at a solid clip. This makes it somewhat surprising news that, in a recent interview with Eurogamer, the developer announced that they don’t …

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Game News – Pokemon Sword and Shield ‘New Pokemon of the Galar Region’ trailer

The Pokemon Company has released a new, nine-minute Japanese trailer for Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield introducing the new Pokemon players will meet in the Galar region. Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield are due out for Switch on November 15. Watch the trailer below. Comment Policy Comments are welcome and encouraged on Gematsu. However, we …

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Game News – Pokemon Sword and Shield Japanese pre-launch gameplay, previews, and screenshots

Several outlets have gone live with the pre-launch hands-on previews of publisher Nintendo and developer Game Freak’s Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield, which include new gameplay and screenshots. Here are the outlets covering the game today: 4Gamer.net, Famitsu (2), Gamer.ne.jp, GAME Watch, IGN Japan, and Inside Games. Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield are due out …

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Game News – Game Freak Discusses How It Goes About Developing Two Versions of a Pokemon Game

Since Pokemon began, the series has prided itself on having multiple versions of each entry. While this creates a lot of discussion around each pair of releases, it also impacts how Game Freak must go about developing each generation. In a recent interview with Game Informer about Pokemon Sword and Shield, Producer Junichi Masuda explained …

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