Katsuhiro Harada, recognized for his work as a director on the Tekken franchise and producer of Pokkén Tournament, tweeted that he would really like to work on a Pokkén Tournament sequel in some unspecified time in the future sooner or later. Whether or not that occurs isn’t up to him, although.

According to the tweet, the choice isn’t up to him, saying that, “…it’s not what we decide, it’s what they decide.” The “we” on this assertion is probably going Pokkén Tournament’s developer, Bandai Namco Entertainment, as Harada serves within the position of common supervisor for the corporate. Harada additionally mentioned that the sport was well-received earlier than including that they’ve a great relationship with Nintendo and Pokemon Co, Ltd.

Pokkén Tournament is a preventing recreation that performs out in each 2D and 3D phases. In addition to their essential Pokémon, gamers can name in Assist Pokémon to assist out in fight. The authentic model of the sport launched in arcades in July, 2015 and for the Nintendo Wii worldwide on March 18, 2016. An enhanced port for the Nintendo Switch, entitled Pokkén Tournament DX, launched the next yr. Since then, the title has obtained some DLC fighters like Blastoise, Mew, and Celebi.

Tekken, one other Bandai Namco Entertainment preventing recreation, lately made a cameo look in Astro’s Playroom for the PlayStation 5. Harada contributed as a supervisor for this portion of the sport.