Both halves of the Pokémon Sword and Shield DLC bring new storylines, new features, new Pokémon to catch, and new areas to explore. If you want to experience more of the Galar region, you should check it out.
Those who are interested in learning the rules of the Pokémon Trading Card Game can now turn to the official Top Deck Academy, a resource provided by The Pokémon Company to teach players of all skill levels tips and strategies for improving their skills.
The Pokémon Company recently announced that it will be issuing bans to Pokémon Sword, Shield and HOME players with modified or hacked save data. These bans will restrict their ability to access Pokémon HOME and trade Pokémon online.