Earlier today, Famitsu crowned Pokemon Sword/Shield as its Game of the Year for 2019 in Japan. If you’re one of the many fans who rallied behind the games through thick and thin – one of its key developers has a heartfelt message for you!
To thank fans for all their support in this achievement, the game’s director Shigeru Ohmori shared some words of gratitude on Twitter. Along with this, he also published a personal piece of artwork featuring the Galar trainers and their starter Pokemon.
Take a look below:
Today, Pokemon Sword Shield won “Game of the year” and “Best RPG” at the “Famitsu Dengeki Game Awards 2019”!!!!! On behalf of the developers, thank you to everyone who voted and everyone involved!!!