Welcome to the ultimate unofficial game guide for this game.
These tips should get you started on your adventure through the Galar region, but there is still plenty to discover! You've got several Gyms to challenge, Trainers to battle, and Pokemon to catch, and even that's just the tip of the iceberg. Check back often to learn more about what surprises await you in Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield. Until then, stock up on supplies, keep your Pokemon partners trained and happy, and go become the ultimate champion.
Here's our top Pokemon Sword and Shield tips to take with you on your Challenge journey.