Today via a Nintendo Direct, The Pokemon Company and Nintendo unveiled Pokemon Sword and Shield, which is an upcoming title for the Nintendo Switch. The game is slated to drop later this year.

This new Pokemon title will be set in the Galar region, which gets shown off in the footage above. In addition to some gameplay, new grass, fire, and water starters were shown off in the form of the Chimp Pokemon Grookey, the Rabbit Pokemon Scorbunny, and Water Lizard Pokemon Sobble.

The video above contains plenty of preview footage, so check it out, and then sit tight as more news develops on this game.

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