The show is separate from the usual Pokemon anime, and the official description says the series will show “the dreams of Galar’s residents, the realities they face, the challenges they must overcome, and the conflicts they must resolve.”
Every New Gen 8 Pokemon in Sword and Shield
Fans got their first taste of the Galar region in Pokemon Sword and Shield, which are getting two major expansions with more Pokemon and new areas later this year. While you wait for the DLC, you can vote on which Pokemon you want to see join Sword and Shield’s growing lineup.
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