A new generation of Pokémon is coming to Nintendo Switch.
Become a Pokémon trainer and embark on a new journey in the new Galar region. Choose from one of three new partner Pokémon: Grookey, Scorbunny, or Sobble. In this all new adventure, you’ll encounter new and familiar Pokémon as you catch, battle, and trade Pokémon while exploring new areas and uncovering an all-new story. Get ready for the next Pokémon adventure in the Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield games.
Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield each have exclusive legendary Pokémon. Pokémon Sword features Zacian, a wolf that carries a deadly sword in its mouth. In Pokémon Shield, the legendary Pokémon is Zamazenta, a wolf with a golden shield for a head. Catching and training these legendary Pokémon will require all of your skill.
Explore a whole new region.
There are many sights to see, from countryside villages to snow-covered peaks to contemporary cities. As you trek across this diverse region, you'll encounter wild Pokémon to catch and rival trainers eager to battle. So choose one of three new partner Pokémon, strategically form a Pokémon team, bond with them throughout your journey, and face the odds together.