Core Pokemon RPG for Switch in development at Game Freak

"It may not release for more than a year."

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A core Pokemon RPG is in development for Switch at Game Freak, The Pokemon Company announced during Nintendo’s E3 2017 spotlight.

“Game Freak has begun developing a core RPG Pokemon title on Nintendo Switch,” Pokemon Company president Tsunekazu Ishihara said during the Nintendo E3 2017 spotlight. “It may not release for more than a year, but we hope you will look forward to it all the same.”

Further information was not announced.

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