Pokémon: Mystery Dungeon Adverts - Casting Old Ideas In a New Light

Thomcult: The Pokémon franchise is one of the longest continually running and prolific franchises in the history of gaming. With 27 unique instalments (not including variations such as Silver/Gold) since the first game launched in Japan in 1996 this series has constantly had to reinvent itself, or at least redress, over the years to remain a relevant and lucrative IP.

However, the overwhelming feeling coming from those behind the franchise is that this rehashing of the same ideas with little or no innovation can only realistically continue for so long, at least outside of Japan. The Mystery Dungeon, along with Pokémon Ranger, franchises mark a reproach to the Pokémon world in a way that capitalises on the mammoth success of the IP to date.

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