Great to see these games are reviewing well. I'm hyped.
However, people who want to see a botw-type Pokemon open-world revolutionary will be quite disappointed, especially since the current formula is doing well commercially AND critically.
Bet with Intrinsic:
The Switch will outsell 3DS (based on VGchartz numbers), according to me, while Intrinsic thinks the opposite will hold true. One month avatar control for the loser's avatar.