Pokémon developer unveils new RPG for Switch

What do you do after creating a successful game franchise based on monsters? Do it again of course!

As part of last night's Nintendo Direct, Pokémon developer Game Freak announced it's working on a brand new RPG for the Switch. For now, the game is known simply as Town, although this is a working title and could be changed at a later date.

Instead of the (relatively) friendly monsters of Pokémon, Town will feature far more hostile creatures with a vendetta against you and the village. The player's role, of course, is to protect the village, but you won't be entirely alone: villagers can be called upon to help out, and each has their own special abilities.

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