Streaming sticks most affected.

If you’ve been experiencing issues with your Roku device since you’ve been playing Pokémon Sword and Shield, you’re not alone. According to a post on Reddit, running the game and device on the same network will result in Roku crashing and going into a never-ending boot cycle.

The problem is reportedly tied to Sword and Shield’s Y-Comm service continually searching for other players on the same network or online, combined with Roku’s inability to distinguish Pokémon data packets from the ones it needs to function properly. The device most affected by this is supposedly the Roku Streaming Stick.

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Original source: http://www.nintendolife.com/news/2019/11/random_pokemon_sword_and_shield_are_reportedly_crashing_roku_devices