And the news of the surprise Pokemon Direct has only fuelled rumours that the Pokemon Sinnoh remakes could be getting unveiled soon.
However, it looks like fans hoping for Pokemon Pearl and Diamond remake reveals in the upcoming Pokemon Direct have been dealt a blow.
Soon after the Pokemon Direct was announced details on what could be revealed were posted on Twitter.
According to a post by tweeter @Ruki185, the German press release for the Pokemon Direct could have revealed what fans can expect from the broadcast.
And the release specifically mentions that new details on Pokemon Sword and Shield will be announced during the broadcast.
While it is still possible that a Pokemon Sinnoh remake could be a surprise announcement, it looks like Sword and Shield is the focus of the Direct.