The Pokémon Company revealed in a statement that it wants to delay Pokémon Scarlet and Violet announcement, aspires to be “aware of major world events…and those affected.” Pre-scheduled Pokémon Day announcements can’t be changed, but instead, the game’s announcement promotion has been kept to a minimum “out of respect”.
While Russia’s hugely popular war with Ukraine is raging, the announcement of new games can be seen as insensitive, and this is something that Nintendo and The Pokémon Company are acutely aware of. Unfortunately, the timing of the pre-scheduled Pokémon Presents video revealing Pokémon Scarlet and Violet cannot be changed or delayed.
In a new statement released today, The Pokémon Company acknowledged that the reveal “couldn’t be delayed.” Instead, “for [its] global audience, the “Pokémon Company” has decided to significantly reduce the promotion of the event. The full statement can be read below:
“We want to be sensitive to major world events happening at this time and those events that have been impacted. A pre-scheduled Pokémon Ceremony cannot be postponed. Out of respect for our global audience, we’ve decided to significantly reduce the promotion of the event and give fans the option to tune in if they choose to do so. “
Finally, the ninth generation of the main Pokémon game has been announced, but with the crisis unfolding in Ukraine, it’s good to know that the major game studios worldwide are aware of the situation and ready to go. Delayed announcement of big game like New Probably the Hispanic Pokémon Respect those affected.
https://www.gamepur.com/news/pokemon-scarlet-and-violet-reveal-nearly-didnt-happen-out-of-respect-to-the-ongoing-ukraine-crisis Pokémon Scarlet and Violet Reveals Almost Never Happened “Out Of Out Of Respect” The Ongoing Ukraine Crisis