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Average Player Score Based on 23 ratings
5.9
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Score Breakdown Based on 23 ratings
  1. 10 (3)
  2. 9 (4)
  3. 8 (4)
  4. 7 (1)
  5. 6 (1)
  6. 5 (2)
  7. 4 (1)
  8. 3 (1)
  9. 2 (1)
  10. 1 (5)

What Gamespot Users have to say about Pokemon Sword / Shield

  • Rating:5

    Too easy. Too basic. Too shallow.

    The Good - music is good. Gym battle remix sounds cool.- some good quality of life changes, like being able to access the PC box from anywhere.- the new wild encounter system is better because it makes the Pokemon feel m... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    A Top 3 Pokémon Game

    My thoughts and feelings on the internet community are very mixed. Because sometimes I do truly believe that review bombs are a great way to invoke change, they help large corporations fundamentally realize that there ga... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:4

    One of the Weakest titles in the Franchise

    Firstly I want to start with explaining everything I liked about this game. I love the new Pokemon. Some of there designs are really unique and creative and I love using them. Clearly some designs are better than others ... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:1

    Gamefreak Lied

    Graphics are abysmal for what the Switch is capable of, the animations and models are ripped straight out of the 3DS games and with 400+ old favorites cut, this is the worst main release game to date. The new content is... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:1

    Pokemon Sword

    I didn't like the new features like the pokemon become a big , the graphics so bad , alot of pokemon are removed, removed mega evo, the soundtracks is not perfect like before and also the standard pokemon not like before... Read Full Review

    2 of 6 users found the following review helpful