At the 2019 Pokémon press conference held today in Tokyo, The Pokémon Company announced that a follow-up to the 2018 3DS title Detective Pikachu would be released on the Nintendo Switch.
Can’t wait to keep sleuthing with #DetectivePikachu? Plans are under way to bring this crime-solving Pikachu to Nintendo Switch!
The details of this game are still a mystery…so keep checking back here for more clues. 🔎⚡️ pic.twitter.com/286PFCGYaR
— Pokémon (@Pokemon) May 29, 2019
The currently untitled Detective Pikachu sequel will continue the story from the first and is said to play out differently to the ending featured in the Detective Pikachu film. More information about this title, including the official title, release date, and pricing, will be revealed in the future.