Pokémon Sword and Shield


Grab some Galarian Pokémon in Sword and Shield soon.

Snag Galarian Pokémon With Upcoming Sword & Shield Mystery Gifts

New Galarian Pokémon Mystery Gifts are on their way to Pokémon Sword and Shield. Ahead of the first expansion's release, The Isle of Armor, the games will be receiving new characters and items for free as a way to get players back into the groove of things. You'll get a different Galarian Pokémon with a […]

Gigantamax Meowth and Eevee are coming to Pokémon Sword and Shield raids.

Gigantamax Meowth & Eevee Coming To Pokémon Sword & Shield Raids

We already knew Gigantamax Pikachu would be making its way to Pokémon Sword and Shield, but now it's time for two more adorable Pokémon to join the electric mouse. Both Gigantamax Meowth and Eevee will be joining Pikachu as part of the game's raids this month as well. In fact, you'll be able to face […]

This Gigantamax Meowth plush is enormous and cute.

You Can Bring Home An Enormous Gigantamax Meowth Plush

Pokémon's Gigantamax Meowth is one of the longest monsters in the game, and as the cat towers over all the action going on in the arena below it, you can't help but feel super small. It's Meowth, only supersized, which is actually pretty awesome. And now you can bring home one of your own if […]

"Trainer No. 3" Rare Pokémon Card Missing, Owner Sues Depot

"Pokémon Home" Homage Post Goes Viral

Pokémon has always been an enormous franchise for many people across the globe. From its games to the television show and then to the sheer amounts of merchandise, Pokémon is a cultural force to be reckoned with. But what about its emotional impact on others? For stand-up comedian and Pokémon enthusiast Courtney Wahlstrom, a viral post […]

The Pokémon Company Teases A new legendary Pokémon

The Pokémon Company Teases A New Legendary Pokémon

It looks like The Pokémon Company has some new content on the way as the company has recently teased a brand new unknown Pokémon. The developers went to Twitter over the weekend and posted the image you see below along with the phrase "New Pokémon Discovered?! Stay tuned, Trainers…" Since this is coming from the […]

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The Pokémon World Championships 2020 Will Be Held In London

This morning, The Pokémon Company announced that the Pokémon World Championships 2020 will be taking place in August in London, England. The event will take place from August 14th-16th at ExCeL London, bringing together the best of the best in both the trading card game as well as the video games. They've included a search […]


"Pokémon Sword & Shield" Sales Surpass Six Million Units Worldwide

"Pokémon Sword & Shield" Players Can Now Get A Free Gift

Those of you who own Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield are in for a treat as Nintendo is giving you a free in-game gift for a short time. Aside from the fact that they're offering a free Gigantamax Meowth, as well as some Rare Poké Balls, there's a special gift you can snag. From now […]

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Wolfey Glick Will Host Sword & Shield Super Smash Bros. Invitational

The upcoming Pokémon Sword & Shield Super Smash Bros. Invitational will be hosted by Former Pokémon World Champion Wolfe "Wolfey" Glick. Glick has decided to put an end to 2019 with a special tournament. The tournament will consist of eight teams of two, with each team getting one Pokémon player attempting to train the Smash player in VGC competitive […]

"Pokémon Sword and Shield" Will Feature 18 Gyms, Optional Auto-Saving

The Pokémon Company Will Start Going After Leakers In Court

If you thought The Pokémon Company took all the leaks for Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield lightly, you got another thing coming. According to a report by Forbes, the company has decided that they are going to start taking legal action against those individuals who leaked info. Specifically, those who had first-hand information through hacking […]

"Pokémon Sword and Shield" Will Feature 18 Gyms, Optional Auto-Saving

"Pokémon Sword & Shield" Game Exploits Rampant

Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield for the Nintendo Switch have been seen as underdone games by many for a variety of reasons, including but not limited to limited postgame replayability, an oversimple plot, and, of course, Dexit, the unofficial name for the removal of many Pokémon from the game in favor of… well, very little […]

Pokémon Sword & Shield "Surprise Trade Christmas" Devised

"Pokémon Sword & Shield" Surprise Trade Christmas Devised

Pokémon is a fairly complex game series in a competitive sense. The game is simple to learn and once learned even simpler to beat the plot of the games, but when playing competitively, it can get rough to really be a genuine Pokémon master. It stands to reason that new players are in an even […]

There's Snow Right Now In "Pokémon Sword & Shield" For An Event

There's Snow Right Now In "Pokémon Sword & Shield" For An Event

There's an event happening in both Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield today, as snow has touched down in several Galar areas. Snow usually appears in certain areas of the game, depending on where you end up going. Today, snow started coming down in areas you might not expect. Which is practically everywhere at once. As […]

"Super Smash Bros. Ultimate"

"Super Smash Bros. Ultimate" Has Pokémon Join The Spirit Board

Those of you who would like to see more Pokémon in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate are getting your wish this weekend. Nintendo made an announcement that starting back on Friday for five days, they will be having special Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield creatures appear on the Spirit Board for people to snag. Much like […]

"Pokémon Sword & Shield" Sales Surpass Six Million Units Worldwide

"Pokémon Sword & Shield" Sales Surpass Six Million Units Worldwide

Nintendo very enthusiastically announced today that Pokémon Sword & Shield have exceeded six million units sold worldwide after the weekend. The game has already been one of the fastest-selling titles in franchise history with some time on the clock for it to break some records. Like how it sold just over two million copies in […]

"Pokemon Sword and Shield" Get A Final Hype Trailer in Japan Before Release

"Pokemon Sword and Shield" Get A Final Hype Trailer in Japan Before Release

Pokemon Sword and Shield are on their way this week. They're set to debut on Friday, to be exact. However, the fact that they're coming up hasn't stopped Japan from throwing out one last hype trailer before they debut. The trailer eschews any language or narration for gameplay that shows off exactly what to expect […]


"Pokemon Sword and Shield" National Dex

"Pokemon Sword and Shield" Team Discuss The Omission of the National Dex

Pokemon Sword and Shield is about to debut in November. As such, we're starting to see a lot more information coming out about the games. Recently, a myriad of outlets spoke to Game Freak and other members of the development team about the controversy surrounding the games' lakeshores of a National Dex. If you haven't […]

"Pokemon Sword and Shield" Steelbook Case is a US Target Exclusive

"Pokemon Sword and Shield" Steelbook Case is a US Target Exclusive

If you're looking forward to picking up Pokemon Sword and Shield, you might want to pick up the steelbook version. Unfortunately, it can only be purchased at Targets throughout the United States. The Pokemon Sword and Shield Double Pack Steelbook Edition comes with the same things the Double Pack Has. That means you get both […]

Game Freak Respond To Missing Pokémon in "Pokémon Sword" and "Pokémon Shield"

New "Pokémon Sword & Shield" Footage Shows The First Town

Fans have been ecstatic over some newly released footage for Pokémon Sword & Shield showing off the first town you come across in the game. A few people have pointed out this new video, which you can check out below, is similar to the one people saw at Gamescom this year. But it has a few changes […]