Pokemon Sword/Shield Live Player Count
50,094 Players Online
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About Pokemon Sword/Shield
This title is a role-playing game published for Nintendo and released on the Nintendo Switch. It is generation eight of the Pokemon series, released in November 2019.
The game follows a Pokémon trainer aiming to become a new champion of the Galar region. Your goal is to become the Pokémon League Champion with other Gym Leaders.
You also have to deal with Team Yell along with 81 new Pokémon characters. 13 regional variants of currently existing Pokémon with open-world camera movement has raid battles.
Expansion packs titled The Isle of Armor and The Crown Tundra will be released in 2020. Several improvements in quality of life, creature design, and streamlined encounters are included. The title has become one of the fastest-selling Switch games, with over 4,000,000 units sold in the US and Japan alone. More About Pokemon Sword/Shield.
Top Countries Playing Pokemon Sword/Shield
Below you will find stats on the top five countries by active daily participation.
United States – 28.45%
Brazil – 8.45%
France – 6.20%
Spain – 4.32%
Canada – 3.94%