Wild Areas Revealed
During the June 2019 Pokemon Direct, a number of brand new concepts coming to the World of Pokemon were revealed for Pokemon Sword & Shield. One of these concepts is called The Wild Area. This is the vast area found throughout The Galar Region, connecting a number a cities and towns. From lakes to fields to deserts, the Wild Area is a diverse range of places.
Within Wild Areas, Wild Pokemon are found roaming the Overworld. These Pokemon vary depending on the location of the Wild Area and the Weather found within it. Some will charge at your trainer in order to go into battle with you, while others will attempt to run away in order to avoid a battle and being captured.