A brand new Pokémon role-playing adventure awaits in Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield on Nintendo Switch! Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield games are located in the Galar area. Get ready to explore Galaria, a vast area with diverse environments that can accommodate everything from peaceful countryside to modern towns, dense forests and snowy mountains. In the Galar region, Pokémon and humans work together to develop many different industries across the region. During your trip you will have the opportunity to visit several different halls and your goal is to become a champion! However, you are not alone, as you can first choose one of the new starting Pokémon!