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Pokémon Scarlet and Pokémon Violet open-world games announced for Late 2022

New Pokémon starters for the upcoming games were also teased through the trailer streamed during Pokémon Presents.

By: Jei Beltrano on February 27, 2022 at 23:13 PHT (GMT+8)
PHOTO: Pokémon Scarlet and Pokémon Violet game logos

In line with the 26th year anniversary celebration of the classic game franchise Pokémon, a big announcement was dropped during the live-streamed Pokémon Presents presentation on Sunday on the Official Pokémon YouTube channel.

Pokémon Scarlet and Pokémon Violet., the all-new entry in the Pokémon series embarking on an open-world adventure have been announced for the Nintendo Switch and are scheduled to be released in Late 2022. A trailer was revealed during the live-streamed event which showcases several scenes and clips from the games stepping up from the usual story-themed main series to a true open-world series.

New Pokémon starters for the games were also teased.

PHOTO: Pokémon Scarlet and Pokémon Violet teaser trailer

More information will be revealed in the future.

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