Who's that new mystery Pokemon? It's Sirfetch'd!

September 18, 2019 1 min read

Game Freak has been teasing a new Pokémonreveal for today, and I think everyone wins with this one.

It's called "Sirfetch’d," a clear take on the "Sir" knighting nomenclature and the OG creature Farfetch'd. The new take retains its trademark leek weaponry (it's a lance now), and as a note, Sirfetch’d is exclusive to Pokémon Sword. Sirfetch’d is actually an evolution of its predecessor, which is triggered "after experiencing many battles." You can find its full statline below.

As usual there's a gigantic lore-based reason for everything, and this has to be the most wholesome bit: "It maintains this leek over the span of many years and treasures it more than anything." I also dig the "you mad?" look in the trailer thumbnail. This is one of the sassiest Pokémon yet.

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