Satoru Iwata, a legend at Nintendo that passed too soon, has a place in Pokemon Ultra Sun and Pokemon Ultra Moon.
Game Freak has included a tribute to the company’s late president in the games. To access it, players must travel to the Game Freak office in HeaHea. The player needs to be holding a Pokemon transferred from Silver, which is available to download on the 3DS eShop. After talking to the NPC, this happens:
— Joe Merrick (@JoeMerrick) November 23, 2017
While Iwata is not directly name dropped, it’s very obviously about him. Nintendo takes every opportunity they can to recognize how revolutionary Iwata was for the company, and I think the fans sincerely appreciate it.