During today's special Pokemon Sword and Shield-themed Pokemon Direct, the upcoming Nintendo Switch Pokemon entries were dated for release.
We can expect to enter the world of Galar on November 15, 2019. Starting today, a special double pack with both Sword and Shield will be available for preorder, with additional details coming "soon."
Brittany Vincent posted a new article, Pokemon Sword and Shield get November release date
And basically assuring strong CY19Q4 Switch sales
I guess that's good counter-programming to Death Stranding.