The reviews are in before Pokemon Sword and Shield hits stores this Friday. Overall, if you're a huge Pokemon fan, things are looking pretty good. Larger outlets are claiming that while this installment of the Pokemon franchise doesn't innovate as much as they hoped it would, it is still a lot of fun and vastly expands our options for future Pokemon titles.
- Polygon: https://www.polygon.com/reviews/2019/11/13/20961309/pokemon-sword-and-pokemon-shield-review-nintendo-switch-nov-15-release-date
- IGN: https://www.ign.com/articles/2019/11/13/pokemon-sword-and-shield-review
- Kotaku: https://kotaku.com/pokemon-sword-and-shield-the-kotaku-review-1839812633
- GameSpot: https://youtu.be/KDA0cJKvrsw
- GameXplain: https://youtu.be/iYyFpKtsvWI
- Reddit review thread: https://www.reddit.com/r/Games/comments/dvs74l/pok%C3%A9mon_sword_pok%C3%A9mon_shield_review_thread
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