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Pokémon Sword and Shield

290 bytes added, 27 February
Placeholder game page. Still needs Japanese translation and other languages.
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{{Upcoming|name=Pokémon notice}}Sword
<!--{{Infobox game|colorschemename2=Normal|bordercolorscheme=NormalPokémon Shield
|name=''Upcoming core series game (Nintendo Switch)''
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|captionboxart2=Pokémon Shield logo.png
|jboxcaption=Pokémon Sword's logo
|jcaptioncaption2=Pokémon Shield's logo
<!--|jbox=X JP boxart.png
|jbox2=Y JP boxart.png
|jcaption=Pokémon Sword Japanese boxart
|jcaption2=Pokémon Shield Japanese boxart-->
|gen_series=[[Generation VII]] [[core seriesVIII]]
|players=TBA1-2<!---4 players simultaneous-->
|platform=[[Nintendo Switch]]
|link_method=Wireless, [[Nintendo Switch Online]]
|release_date_ja=Late 2019
|release_date_au=Late 2019
|release_date_eu=Late 2019
|release_date_na=Late 2019
|release_date_kr=Late 2019
|release_date_hkpublisher=[[Nintendo]]/[[The Pokémon Company]]
|publisher=TBA[[Nintendo]]/[[The Pokémon Company]]
|developer=[[Game Freak]]
|staffstafflink=Staff of Pokémon Sword and Shield
{{bulbanews|New core series game coming to Nintendo Switch}}
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{{main|Staff of Pokémon Sword and Shield}}
==Version history==
==Beta elements==
{{main|Pokémon Sword and Shield beta}}
==In other languages==
{{langtable|color={{Pokémon<!--Sword--> color}}|bordercolor={{Pokémon<!--Shield--> color light}}
<!--==See also==
* {{Appendix|Sword and Shield walkthrough}}
==External links==
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