This. See I don't know why many people say that Pokemon is going stale. Clearly, if the franchise was going stale, we would have seen at least half of the entire Pokemon ripped-off from the original generations. The fact that people hate Gen. 6 because of dumb reasons, it just gets me so irritated. I'm sorry for this picture for the vulgarity (you are at your own risk, and I'm sorry if I get banned for this), but this picture is so true when I hear Genwunners:To the people saying the franchise has become stale:
Pokemon Mystery Dungeon
There's so many more options if you don't want to do the badges thing, but the main series will continue on this way because that's what this series is about. If it's not for you, pick something else. This should be common sense. They're even adding a Nintendogs feature for people who want that sort of thing, so I mean what do you want, really?