The wait is finally over, as many Pokemon fans have already been aware of a potentially new Pokemon Game coming to the Nintendo Switch after the first official announcement of Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu & Pokemon Let’s Go Eevee. The Nintendo Direct has finally announced the newest Pokemon Games, Pokemon Sword & Pokemon Shield. With the announcement of Pokemon Sword and Shield, we also get our first look at the new three official starter Pokemon for the Galar Region (Grookey, Scorbunny, & Sobble).
Check out the official announcement trailer below and the official tweet from the Pokemon Twitter Page. Pokemon Shield & Sword will be released on the Nintendo Switch in late 2019.
Unsheathe your sword and take up your shield! ⚔ 🛡
— Pokémon (@Pokemon) February 27, 2019
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