The Pokémon franchise has its fair share of spin off titles, from racing games to puzzles and everyone’s favorite photography sim, Pokémon Snap. While some spin-off titles have taken the creatures out of their usual habitat none has gone out of the way like the soon-to-be-released detective variation of the series...

Meet The Great Detective Pikachu coming out in just a couple of weeks in Japan...

It may be the title that could fill the void left by the Professor Layton series.