Pokémon Camp, Curry on Rice, Polteageist and Cramorant!

New info about Pokémon Sword and Shield was revealed during today’s Nintendo Direct!

The Nintendo Direct has given us new information for Pokémon Sword and Shield.

  • Wonder Trade has returned under a new name: Surprise Trade!
  • Alcremie is confirmed to have different flavours (and colours). There are 16 different flavours!
  • You can now make your own unique trainer card! Use the Card Maker of Rotomi to customize your card!
  • Customization returns! You can buy and select new clothing you’d like to wear, as you’ll be able to pick a wide variety of outfits. You can also change your hairstyle or put on a little makeup!

  • Pokémon Camp has been revealed! You can play with your Pokémon, and as you get to know them, they can improve in battle. You interact with 3 other players! You can also cook curry on rice for you and your Pokémon using a variety of ingredients.

  • A new Pokémon, Polteageist, has been revealed! Polteageist is a Ghost-type Pokémon with the ability Weak Armor.

  • A new Pokémon, Cramorant, has also been revealed! Cramorant has a new ability called Gulp Missile, which activates after it uses Surf or Dive. If it takes damage during that following turn, it will fire an attack back!

What do you think of the new reveals? Does any of this spark new interest in the games?