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  • The holidays have come to Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield's Wild Area. 1 / 8

  • Today, and today only, the Wild Area will have a permanent Snowing weather effect. 2 / 8

  • The Snowing weather creates a permanent Hail effect in battle that hurts non-Ice Pokemon. 3 / 8

  • Snowing also allows for weather-exclusive Pokemon to spawn like Galarian Mr. Mime. 4 / 8

  • While it may seem like an in-game holiday event, this is just a scheduled weather effect. 5 / 8

  • Since Wild Area weather is kind of random day-to-day, Game Freak schedule pure weather days. 6 / 8

  • December 1 just happens to be Pokemon Sword and Shield's Snowing day. 7 / 8

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