Game Informer recently visited Game Freak headquarters in Japan where they met with Junichi Masuda. There, Masuda gave them a glimpse of the franchise’s early concept designs among other things. He also talked about managing t6he game’s memory and fitting it all on a 2MB cartridge back in the early days of Red and Green.

The video actually tackled a lot of other games, and not just Gen 1. In fact, Shigeru Ohmori also showed off some sketches of concept art from Pokemon Sun & Moon. They also had an in-depth tour of Game Freak’s studios where the magic of Pokemon happens.

Pokemon has now thrilled players for two whole decades, and is just simply one of the most successful gaming franchises in history. And with Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon coming up, who knows how much longer Pokemon will thrill players of all ages…

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