Pokémon has and will always be a handheld affair. The best Pokémon experience typically has been found Nintendo’s Pocket consoles. I can’t say the same for Ninty’s home consoles as they always get the short end of the stick when it comes to Pocket Monster games.
Situations could change with the Wii U. At the end of a montage shown at the Pokemon show, Nintendo teased of what could be a Pokemon Wii U game. Nothing of substance was shown (only seconds of Blazing and Lucario facing off). But it was gorgeous– truly next gen stuff if you know what I mean. In all likelihood, it is a Pokemon Battle Revolution-esque game or a new Pokemon Stadium. Not that I am complaining, but I would love to see a 3D Pokemon RPG over these two games. Wii U is certainly capable of such game, and the gamepad would be a perfect fit.
At the slight possibility that Nintendo will read this article, here are some pitches for Pokémon RPG for Wii U. So check out them out.