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Pokemon dev looks back on the early days of the franchise

Coming from Game Freak game designer and battle director Shigeki Morimoto... “So, it’s the 20th anniversary of Pokémon, meaning that it’s been 20 full years since the games first went on sale. I remember back when they were first released, and I would go around to various shops to see if the games were selling at all… It wasn’t long before I could see that they were selling very well, and many shops were actually running out of stock! I thought to myself, ‘Is this turning into something big?’ And it definitely did.
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