New mythical Pokemon for Sword and Shield to be revealed on Pokemon Day February 27

By Stephany Nunneley
31 January 2020 15:21 GMT

Pokemon Day 2020 takes place on February 27 and it looks like a new Mythical Pokemon will be revealed that day for Pokemon Sword and Shield.

That’s according to Pokemon Japan, which posted the news regarding the Pokemon celebration and a new Mythical reveal for Pokemon Sword and Shield.

The Pokemon in question will also make an appearance in the new film, Pokemon The Movie: Coco releasing on July 10. A teaser for the film is below.

A special Max Raid battle will also be held in the game, and Pokemon Go players can also expect an in-game event.

Announcements for Pokemon Masters will also be made.

More information is expected closer to or on February 27 (thanks, resetera).

Until then, brush up on Pokemon types, strengths, weaknesses, and resistances with our handy guide.

Watch on YouTube

Sometimes we include links to online retail stores. If you click on one and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Read our policy.

VG247 logo

Buy our t-shirts, yeah

They're far more stylish than your average video game website tat.

VG247 merch