The next pair of Pokémon games have officially been announced.
Nintendo and The Pokémon Company have announced Pokémon Sword and Shield. The Nintendo Direct showcased the first footage of the newest Pokémon title and it was revealed that it will take place in the Galar region.
The three new Pokemon see above in the cover photo are the Chimp Pokemon Grookey, the Rabbit Pokemon Scorbunny, and Water Lizard Pokemon Sobble.
The new games were announced on Pokemon Day, the anniversary of the release of Pokémon Red and Green in Japan. These games will officially kick off the eighth generation of Pokémon games, so keep your eyes peeled for more surprises surrounding the anticipated games in the coming months.
Pokémon Sword and Shield will be released in late 2019 on the Nintendo Switch.