For a similar experience to the upcoming Pokémon Scarlett and Violet games, players can check out the previous entry. Pokémon Legends: Arceus launched earlier this year, on January 28, for the Nintendo Switch.
If anyone has ever wondered what it would look like if Pokémon went the MMORPG route, they should look no further than Temtem. Available for early access on Steam and PS5 from 2020, the game is heavily inspired by Nintendo's Pocket Monsters IP and developed by Crema.
Digimon first started out as a virtual pet toy, grew in popularity and eventually became an anime series. Telling the story of digital monsters, creatures made entirely of data who partnered with humans to defend their worlds, the premise quickly became a popular concept for video games.
Set in Grymoire, a world of co-existing Final Fantasy locations from different games, the story follows Lan and Ren, who possess the power to tame the Mirage, a term used for the world's various monsters.
Available exclusively for the Nintendo Switch and PS4, Yo-Kai Watch 4 is an action RPG set in the Yo-Kai Watch series of video games. Developed and published by Level-5, the game was released in 2019.