Developed by Game Freak and published in 2019 by Nintendo/TPC, Pokemon Sword and Shield are RPGs with adventure elements, that come with improved battles, streamlined roster and new features like Dynamaxing.
Pokemon Shield Articles
Pokemon Sword, Shield and Home hackers could face permabans
It's really not a good day for cheaters as The Pokemon Company stated on its website that Pokemon Sword, Shield and Home players caught using shady files will be banned.
Pokemon Sword and Shield first DLC The Isle of Armor gets a release date
The Pokemon Company have officially confirmed the release date for Pokemon Sword and Shield's first DLC, which is part of the game's expansion pass. It is coming on June 17 2020.
Pokemon Day 2020 celebrations bring brand new mythical Pokemon to Sword/Shield
Pokemon Day 2020 is set for 27 February and to celebrate the anniversary, Pokemon Company have shared their plans for in-game events for Pokemon Go and Pokemon Sword/Shield.
Pokemon Sword & Shield sales are crushing previous titles
Game Freak were criticised by Pokemon fans for certain creative decisions in Pokemon Sword & Shield but the money is telling an opposite story. The games blew all the previous competition out of the water by selling jaw-dropping 16.06 million copies by 31 December 2019.
Pokemon Sword & Shield get expansion passes
Pokemon Direct provided information on the upcoming content for Pokemon Sword & Shield that will be released later in 2020. The new expansions are contained in the announced expansion passes, sold separately for the twin titles.
Pokemon Sword and Shield have outsold Let's Go games after 10 days
Pokemon Sword and Shield games have outsold Pokemon Let's Go titles in Japan just ten days after the official launch. Sword and Shield titles are inching closer to 2 million sold units in the first month.
Pokemon Sword & Shield is the fastest selling Switch game of all time
The Pokemon Company have published a press release about the first-week sales for Sword & Shield. The game is the best selling software on Nintendo Switch of all time.
UK Charts: Pokemon Sword and Shield is the biggest exclusive of the year
Pokemon Sword is the biggest exclusive game of the year in the UK and the third biggest retail game launch of 2019. The RPG title is only behind FIFA 20 and Call of Duty: Modern Warfare.
Pokemon Sword & Shield is not responsible for wiping your save data
Pokemon Sword & Shield are under fire for their shortcomings but it's important to filter out the fake accusations. One such accusation is regarding wipes of all saves on a Switch, but this seems to be a baseless rumour that latched onto a different issue.
Pokemon Sword & Shield sound options apparently locked behind an item
Game Freak's line of weird decisions seems to have no end. After the odd mass removal of moves, Pokemon Sword & Shield will apparently require players to get earbuds from an NPC in order to get access to sound options.
Genshin Impact: Kazuha's Elemental Skill, Burst and other stats leaked11
Genshin Impact: Kazuha's Elemental Skill, Burst and other stats leaked
A recent post on the Wangsheng Funeral Parlor Discord channel has revealed some interesting information about one of the upcoming Genshin Impact characters - Kazuha.
Returnal is harder than Dark Souls, apparently11
Returnal is harder than Dark Souls, apparently
How hard is Returnal? Well, according to some, Returnal could be a very difficult game, even harder than Dark Souls or Demon's Souls games, which are known for their demanding gameplay.
Lost Ark release window in Europe and North America revealed11
Lost Ark release window in Europe and North America revealed
Smilegate recently entered a partnership with Amazon in which the latter will start publishing several titles from the Korean company, which unveiled release date plans for Lost Ark in the western world.
Destiny 2: Hawkmoon quest not appearing? Here is what you need to do11
Destiny 2: Hawkmoon quest not appearing? Here is what you need to do
Bungie released Hawkmoon recently but you may not see the Exotic Quest in Spider's Dialogue. This is because you need to complete some requirements first.
Blue Protocol's game client is now available for download11
Blue Protocol's game client is now available for download
Bandai Namco's upcoming MMORPG Blue Protocol's Closed Beta Test will start very soon. Everyone who has secured themselves a spot in the test can download the game's client starting today.
Ubisoft tease The Division 3: "You're going to see more on The Division in this year"11
Ubisoft tease The Division 3: "You're going to see more on The Division in this year"
Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot has confirmed that Massive Entertainment will still work on The Division franchise despite being busy with two major project - Avatar and the newly announced Star Wars.
Call of Duty: Warzone - How to fix install suspended/missing data pack error?11
Call of Duty: Warzone - How to fix install suspended/missing data pack error?
Many Call of Duty: Modern Warfare and Warzone players have reported "install suspended/missing data pack" error after the latest, Season 6, update, which prevents them from enjoying the game. Here's how to fix the issue.
Genshin Impact 1.5: Zhongli banner release date and four-star predictions11
Genshin Impact 1.5: Zhongli banner release date and four-star predictions
Zhongli is one of the strongest characters in the game and miHoYo will finally give us an option to pull for him again. When is Zhongli's banner getting released again and who will be the four-stars joining him? Read on to find out.
Overwatch Archives 2021 challenge missions - best hero picks11
Overwatch Archives 2021 challenge missions - best hero picks
Overwatch's Archives event is now in full swing and features a Challenge Missions tab that sees the players take on the previously available PvE missions - this time with an added twist.
Genshin Impact leak confirms Kazuha and Yoimiya for update 1.6?11
Genshin Impact leak confirms Kazuha and Yoimiya for update 1.6?
Recent leaks from a credible Genshin Impact leaker called Arkywzx revealed that the long-awaited Inazuma region could be arriving along with two new characters with update 1.6.