The new Pokémon Scarlet and Violet games are perhaps the most ambitious entries in the long-running series alwaysbut unfortunately, it seems that game performance and technical issues are dragging down the overall experience for many trainers around the world.
As a result, the user rating on Metacritic for Pokémon Scarlet (the only version with a user rating at the time of writing) is just 2.9 out of 10 – with users on the site reporting gameplay bugs (which we’ve highlighted extensively here at Nintendo Life ), frame rate issues, incredible graphics, textures and more.
It has been created very of internet speech, more or less All speaking with their own personal thoughts – including some criticism. Much of the discussion seems to be about Game Freak’s ability and The Pokémon Company’s handling of the franchise:
Of course, there is a chance that future patches will improve the situation. For now, though, don’t be surprised if you encounter any glitches: