Game Freak confirms no plans to add missing Pokémon to the Galar Pokédex in Pokémon Sword and Shield

In a recent interview with Dutch site InsideGamer, Game Freak producer Junichi Masuda made it clear that he and his team aren't planning to add missing Pokémon from the Galar Pokedex in Pokémon Sword and Shield. He also once again pointed out how the upcoming Pokémon Home app can be used to collect and display … Continue reading Game Freak confirms no plans to add missing Pokémon to the Galar Pokédex in Pokémon Sword and Shield

Junichi Masuda addresses criticism regarding lack of National Pokédex in Pokémon Sword and Shield

In a recent interview with GameCentral, Game Freak revealed a bunch of tidbits regarding Pokémon Sword and Shield. Read on below for a few excerpts from the interview: GC: I wonder how that sort of thing affects you personally, it can’t be pleasant when fans are accusing you and the studio of being lazy and … Continue reading Junichi Masuda addresses criticism regarding lack of National Pokédex in Pokémon Sword and Shield

Each version of Pokémon Sword and Shield has eight Gyms and eight Gym Leaders for a “traditional Gym Challenge experience”

The folks at Game Informer recently made a trip to Game Freak's Tokyo headquarters for this month's cover story, which happens to be Pokémon Sword and Shield. They had a chance to chat with the game’s director, producer, planning director and art director, picking their brains on the direction of the series and what they … Continue reading Each version of Pokémon Sword and Shield has eight Gyms and eight Gym Leaders for a “traditional Gym Challenge experience”

The Pokémon Company confirms there are not 18 Gyms in Pokémon Sword and Shield

The folks at Game Informer recently made a trip to Game Freak's Tokyo headquarters for this month's cover story, which happens to be Pokémon Sword and Shield. They had a chance to chat with the game’s director, producer, planning director and art director, picking their brains on the direction of the series and what they … Continue reading The Pokémon Company confirms there are not 18 Gyms in Pokémon Sword and Shield

There are 18 Gyms throughout the Galar region in Pokémon Sword and Shield

The folks at Game Informer recently made a trip to Game Freak's Tokyo headquarters for this month's cover story, which happens to be Pokémon Sword and Shield. They had a chance to chat with the game’s director, producer, planning director and art director, picking their brains on the direction of the series and what they … Continue reading There are 18 Gyms throughout the Galar region in Pokémon Sword and Shield

Pokémon Sword and Shield digital issue of Game Informer now live

The folks at Game Informer recently made a trip to Game Freak's Tokyo headquarters for this month's cover story, which happens to be Pokémon Sword and Shield. They had a chance to chat with the game’s director, producer, planning director and art director, picking their brains on the direction of the series and what they … Continue reading Pokémon Sword and Shield digital issue of Game Informer now live

Pokémon Sword and Shield introduce new alternatives to breeding like a “personality parameter”

The folks at Game Informer recently made a trip to Game Freak's Tokyo headquarters for this month's cover story, which happens to be Pokémon Sword and Shield. They had a chance to chat with the game’s director, producer, planning director and art director, picking their brains on the direction of the series and what they … Continue reading Pokémon Sword and Shield introduce new alternatives to breeding like a “personality parameter”

Pokémon Sword and Shield introduce new mechanics to let you use your favorite Pokémon competitively

The folks at Game Informer recently made a trip to Game Freak's Tokyo headquarters for this month's cover story, which happens to be Pokémon Sword and Shield. They had a chance to chat with the game’s director, producer, planning director and art director, picking their brains on the direction of the series and what they … Continue reading Pokémon Sword and Shield introduce new mechanics to let you use your favorite Pokémon competitively

Game Freak confirms every Pokémon in your party gets equal experience automatically as you progress through Pokémon Sword and Shield

The folks at Game Informer recently made a trip to Game Freak's Tokyo headquarters for this month's cover story, which happens to be Pokémon Sword and Shield. They had a chance to chat with the game’s director, producer, planning director and art director, picking their brains on the direction of the series and what they … Continue reading Game Freak confirms every Pokémon in your party gets equal experience automatically as you progress through Pokémon Sword and Shield

Game Freak explains why HMs are not in Pokémon Sword and Shield

The folks at Game Informer recently made a trip to Game Freak's Tokyo headquarters for this month's cover story, which happens to be Pokémon Sword and Shield. They had a chance to chat with the game’s director, producer, planning director and art director, picking their brains on the direction of the series and what they … Continue reading Game Freak explains why HMs are not in Pokémon Sword and Shield