As many people probably know by now Pokemon Diamond & Pearl for the Nintendo DS will both be remastered and released for the Switch console in late 2021. Pokemon Diamond & Pearl are considered to be RPG classics from the mid 00’s that people wanted to see remade for a very long time due to its success. However, as it relates to the 00’s decade another game from the Pokémon series that people would love to see a remake of is XD: Gale Of Darkness from 2005. For those who do not know Pokémon XD: Gale Of Darkness was released for GameCube and was the direct sequel to Pokémon Coliseum title from ’03. Pokémon XD: Gale Of Darkness was developed by Genius Sonority and featured creatures that were apart of the third generation games within the series. Those who owned Pokémon Ruby, Sapphire or Emerald for Game Boy Advance had the ability to transfer creatures acquired from Gale Of Darkness after completing the game’s story mode. There were a lot of people who had fond memories of Pokémon XD: Gale Of Darkness following its release. Some of the strong points of Gale Of Darkness included tough boss battles, decent storylines and addictive gameplay despite being a bit laggy.
In fact, XD: Gale Of Darkness was arguably one of the best spin-off titles within the Pokémon series. While Pokémon XD: Gale Of Darkness was somewhat an attraction on GameCube during the mid 00’s the console itself flopped in comparison to Wii console. Despite, how awesome Pokémon XD: Gale Of Darkness was in ’05 the game was never remastered HD for the Wii-U during the early 10’s. There are many diehard Pokémon fans who would love to see Pokémon XD: Gale Of Darkness remastered for the Nintendo Switch. However, its seems unlikely that a Gale Of Darkness remake will happen since there is not enough online fan support or interest among Nintendo or The Pokémon Company to make it a reality. Pokémon XD: Gale Of Darkness is like a forgotten RPG’s classic that casual gamers are unaware of because it was overshadowed by the PS2, PS3 and Xbox 360 during the 00’s. A Nintendo Switch remake of Pokémon XD: Gale Of Darkness would definitely appeal to GameCube era gamers while sparking the interest of modern day fans of the series.