Game Podunk's Jonathan Higgins writes:
"As many know, my roots with the series run deep. That doesn't mean Pokémon is beyond criticism for me, though. I thought Pokémon Black 2 & White 2 were a collective atrocity, and I’ve seen numerous flaws across all the games as I’ve played them...including Ruby, Sapphire and Emerald. But reviewing a remake isn’t about resurfacing the flaws of a game released in 2003. Without further ado, here’s everything that makes Pokémon Omega Ruby new and noteworthy."