Sword/Shield Spoiler First Batch of New Pokemon: Who are your Favs?

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The Pokemon Direct just dropped earlier today and while we learned about various features of the game, we also got a small taste of some of the new pokemon aside from the starters. This also includes the box legendaries. Overall, I like all of them in their own ways, but which ones of these do you love and possibly plan on using for your team?

SPOILERS AHEAD, DUH!




Both Grass types.

A normal type with abnormal cuteness



A Steel/Flying type, it is Skarmory's edgy brother

TURTLE

TURTLE

TURTLE


And Water/Rock type.



Personally, I'm absolutely in love with Corviknight's design and also like Drednaw. Genuinely considering using both with Scorbunny. As for the grass types, like them, but I don't love them. As for Wooloo, I will not battle with it, but will catch one for hugs. Finally, the legends, I easily prefer Zamazenta design wise.
 
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Zacian obviously. I also like Corviknight and Wooloo.
 

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I am dangerously close to changing my Internet persona to a Wooloo, or if it evolves into something even better, one of those.
 

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I like Corviknight and Eldegoss a lot, Drednaw is cool too as it kinda reminds me of Grotle.

And now time for a rant:
Legendaries are over designed imo but I do think the Shield one looks better. The one holding a sword in it's mouth looks so stupid to me, don't like it at all. If they incorporated the sword to somehow look like it is "naturally" a part of its body (like they did with the shield one) then it would look less stupid, or they could have even made it stand on 2 legs like Lycanroc-Midnight and hold the sword in its "hand" so it doesn't looks so weird and stupid. I'm so disappointed with the Sword legendary but at least I now know which version I will be getting when the games come out.
 
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I like Wooloo a lot. Quite the cutie. I also really like Gossifleur and Eldegoss.

The others....Not so much.
 

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I actually like all of them. If I had to choose favorites, I’d go with Zamazenta, Wooloo, and Drednaw.
 

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Tfw I'm tempted to name Zacian Repede.

Anyways, Corviknight is my favourite out of the bunch. I love those eerie eyes and it's nice to see another Steel/Flying-type (well, Flying/Steel) that's like Skarmory (one of my favourites). It's nice to see a raven Pokémon too.

Drednaw is adorable too. I just love its blunt square head.
 

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Anyways l like them all but Zacien made me even more excited about Sword.
 

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The legendaries were the duds for me. They felt uninspired and too similar to each other. Also they look like something out of Transformers. Bleh.

I love Wooloo though, and Corviknight is pretty awesome too. The rest are alright.
 

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I love Corviknight and Wooloo the most out of the new reveals. Corviknight looks awesome and Wooloo is super adorable.

Between the two legendaries, I like Zamazenta better. I usually hate when people compare new Pokemon designs to Digimon, but these do resemble Digimon designs a bit.
 
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Obviously it's almost impossible to dislike Wooloo, but appreciating it for the cuteness and the memes doesn't translate to wanting to use one. It's a Normal-type that's likely early and therefore probably not good.

I'm not gonna lie about it, both Drednaw and Corviknight's designs are subtly creeping me out for some reason. I'll probably stay away from them.

Can't pass judgment yet on the legends with how little we know about them, but their designs are just as hectic and overblown as I've come to expect.

Out of all the new reveals, my favorites are definitely Gossifleur and Eldegoss. While pure Grass isn't exactly interesting, they're a nice mix of cute and serious in my opinion. Given that Grookey is currently at the bottom in terms of my favorite Galar starter, there's a good chance I'll be looking out for a Grass-type when I play and it might be nice to pick up Eldegoss.
 

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I love the doggos.
 

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Wooloo 4 life. ♥

The box legends also look neat, but I think Zacian looks a little cooler than Zamazenta.
 

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Corviknight ftw!
I've always loved ravens!
 
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