Among the many plethora of bulletins made in as we speak’s Nintendo Direct have been fairly just a few updates concerning Pokémon Sword and Shield – together with character customisations, camps, and… curry rice?
Sure, Recreation Freak have lastly answered the prayers of their hungry fanbase and included that long-sought-after gameplay factor – cooking! – to the collection (we’re really fairly intrigued, to be sincere). In line with Nintendo, trainers will be capable to:
…Cook a well know Galar region dish: Curry Rice. The result of your Curry Rice will depend on the ingredients you use. With more than 100 types, each one you cook will end up in your Curry Dex! Cook them all to be a Curry Master!
Other than this spicy announcement, we have been additionally supplied some particulars on the depth of character customisation out there to gamers – together with interchangeable tops, bottoms, outerwear, gloves, hairstyles and make-up.
That is probably the most expansive checklist of character customization choices but within the Pokémon collection, and it seems to be closely influenced by kinds discovered within the area of Galar’s inspiration: the UK. A go to to considered one of numerous retailers or salons round Galar will present gamers decisions from the brand new design choices, of which there’ll probably be infinite combos.
As you travel, you’ll come across boutiques and hair salons. By visiting them, you can buy new clothes for yourself or change your hairstyle to freshen things up! There are plenty of different clothing items, hairstyles, and even makeup options, so try out different combinations and show the entire Galar region your favorite look!
We all know what you are considering: “However the place within the recreation will you be capable to each prepare dinner this scrumptious curry rice, and showcase your new kinds?!” At your individual fancy little Pokémon Camp, in fact:
While adventuring through the Galar region in #PokemonSwordShield, you can camp anytime at Pokémon Camp. Watch your Pokémon mingle, as their friendship grows deeper they’ll improve in battle! You can also visit other players’ camps too and hang out with up to 4 players!
You can enjoy a Pokémon Camp almost anywhere anytime you’re exploring in the Galar region! If you ever feel like spending some time with the Pokémon in your party or cooking up a nice meal with them, then there’s no need to hesitate—in many cases, you can just set up camp right then and there!
Now the actual query is: will we be capable to enhance the insides of our camp tents?
Whereas a few of these bulletins appeared a bit off the wall, the Pokémon Camp and Curry Rice options particularly harken again to some fan favourite gameplay parts of yore: specifically, Secret Bases and Berry Mixing Pokéblocks – each launched in Ruby and Sapphire.
For individuals who missed out on these quirky Hoenn aspect hustles – rising and amassing berries to mix into selfmade candies for his or her Pokémon; discovering probably the most secret of secret places in your personal personal hideout; shopping for furnishings and decorations to show it into a casual health club for battles towards buddies; attempting to untangle your Recreation Hyperlink Cable lengthy sufficient to do something – we’re hoping the brand new (wi-fi) variations of those quests will delight gamers as a lot as they did in earlier titles.
Are you enthusiastic about these new developments? Did you benefit from aspect quests like Secret Bases in earlier video games? Do you take pleasure in curry rice?! Tell us within the feedback beneath.