So right when Mewtwo Strikes Back Evolution hit the Japanese theaters, The Pokémon Company had a Sword & Shield commercial at the ready.
Gigantamaxing is making Dynamaxing look Gen VII before Gen VIII is even out.
Something tells me that behind the scenes, Rose and Oleana are at the helm of the Galar region's Team Rocket. (Just my speculation.)
Chairman Rose and Oleana.
The Ghost-type Gym Leader, fought only in Pokémon Shield.
The Fighting-type Gym Leader, faced only in Pokémon Sword.
Leon won the Championship in his first-ever Gym Challenge—without being defeated in battle a single time.
You and your rival Hop will receive your letters of endorsement from Champion Leon himself, kicking off your journey to challenge the Gyms of the region.
Deino and Jangmo-o only appear in Pokémon Sword, while Larvitar and Goomy only appear in Pokémon Shield.
Quite sure they're the first non-Legendary Steel-/Dragon-type Pokémon.
Charbi. With the new Steam Engine Ability.
Voltoutou. First seen at E3 2019.
G-Max Wind Rage.
Only certain species of Pokémon can Gigantamax—and even among such species, only rare specimens will be able to Gigantamax.
A rundown of all of the latest reveals for Pokémon Sword & Shield.