Pokémon Let’s Go! Pikachu Version and Let’s Go! Eevee Version will be the sequence’ first unique Nintendo Switch video games, however they will not be the RPGs longtime followers have been anticipating. But throughout a press convention held in Japan, The Pokémon Company confirmed that its subsequent era of video games will arrive in 2019.
“We’re also hard at work on another Pokemon core RPG designed for Nintendo Switch,” mentioned sequence director Junichi Masuda towards the top of the presentation. “It’s being designed concurrently with Let’s Go! Pikachu and Let’s Go! Eevee.
“Today I can only tell you of its existence, but I can assure you that there’s another game that we’re pouring a lot of our energy into over at Game Freak,” in accordance with Masuda.
Company president Tsunekazu Ishihara later clarified that these titles shall be “within the custom of Pokémon X and Y and Sun and Moon,” suggesting that they’ll comprise the eight era (!) of video games.
The Pokémon Company first revealed conventional set of Pokémon video games have been within the works for Switch throughout Nintendo’s E3 2017 stream. This tiny check-in marks our first replace on the tasks since final June; till we be taught extra, we now have the newcomer-friendly, Pokémon Go-inspired Let’s Go! video games to tide us over. They’re out in November.
Watch the total, 45-minute press convention under for more information on each Let’s Go! video games, alongside Pokémon Questwhich is obtainable on Switch now.