Seems like only yesterday Pokémon Legends: Arceus was released. And even though it wasn’t yesterday, it was just… one month ago. That’s basically out of time in the world of video games, and we’ve just received word that the next Pokémon game isn’t just in the works – it’s ready to be revealed and will be out soon. eyes later this year. Can someone check that Game Freak is not locked in their office?
It’s rather unusual for two Pokémon games to be released in such a short time, even with the added complexity of the pandemic and Pokémon Legends being radically different from other mainstream Pokémon games. And don’t forget: Shining Diamonds and Shining Pearls the remake comes out late 2021, which means we’re on track now father Pokémon game in a year.
Yes, BDSP has been outsourced and the Pokémon Legends team is separate from the new Pokémon team, but that’s still a lot of work!
But what do the video team (in this case newcomer Felix and ex-Alex) think about this surprising news? Check out the video above for their announcement about Gen 9 Pokémon, which will later be called Pokémon Scarlet and Pokémon Violet!