It is an thrilling time to be a Pokemon fan, with the upcoming Pokemon Unite MOBA, the sequel to Pokemon Snap coming in April, and the franchise celebrating its 25th anniversary this 12 months, it appears that evidently there could also be much more to look ahead to. And whereas The Pokemon Firm has already introduced some plans to rejoice the franchise’s 25th anniversary, followers are trying ahead to 1 factor: new mainline Pokemon video games.
As has change into customized for the collection, its older video games are inclined to obtain remakes each few years, bringing up to date graphics, new options, and extra, and most Pokemon rumors and supposed leaks floating round as of late point out remakes of the collection’ 4th technology video games, Pokemon Diamond and Pearl. Now, new listings in GameStop’s inner system have followers speculating that they could possibly be for the brand new long-awaited remakes.
Earlier right now, established Pokemon leaker Centro Pokemon LEAKS made a tweet together with a photograph of one in all GameStop’s inner techniques itemizing 2 unnamed and unreleased video games. Whereas nothing is for certain in the intervening time, Centro Pokemon notes that previously, GameStop has supposedly added sport SKUs to its system shortly earlier than being introduced.
The photograph, which supposedly comes from a GameStop worker speaking with Centro Pokemon, exhibits that the two new SKU’s are for Nintendo Swap video games particularly. In fact, whereas these newly added SKU’s could possibly be for any upcoming Swap video games, followers have drawn a connection to Pokemon Day, happening in only a few days on February 27. Whereas nothing has been introduced as of but, The Pokemon Firm has held Pokemon Direct shows on Pokemon Day earlier than, asserting upcoming video games, plans for the 12 months, and way more. Now, with this 12 months’s Pokemon Day happening on the franchise’s 25th anniversary, followers expect some massive bulletins.
Moreover, since 2 new Nintendo Swap sport SKUs appeared alongside one another, followers have drawn the connection that they could possibly be Pokemon video games, since mainline video games are usually launched in pairs, resembling Pokemon Sword and Defend. Whereas this rumor is definitely thrilling, Centro Pokemon urged followers to take the data with a grain of salt, reaffirming that they on no account have direct entry to GameStop’s inner system.
It is value noting that another Nintendo followers have chimed in on the dialog, suggesting that the brand new Swap sport SKU’s could possibly be for upcoming ports of The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD and Twilight Princess HD, celebrating Zelda‘s 35th anniversary. With Nintendo’s abundance of anniversaries as of late, it is protected to say that these SKU’s could possibly be for something, however for now, Pokemon followers are holding out hope for Pokemon Day.