It's time the people complaining accept the games aren't aimed at them anymore the game is going to sell like mad after all despite people's complaints about PLG that still sold 10m in a month. The series is still aimed at the same people it always has been only now you're no longer part of group which why your complaints on graphics and what not will never really rock GF because for all the 85k people down voting the videos the will be 15m still buying the games because they're not looking for what you're asking from GF you've become a niche group in the fanbase essentially.
The way people look back at gen 1 and 2 is how a number of people are going to be looking back at SW/SH in future because for them this will be their moment much like it was for the players who played R/B or G/S.
I want to answer this question better than it will be, and I did see something on it on a spacebattles forum that does it better, but I am having trouble finding the exact page (they've been moving ahead), but in general Pokemon average player ages have been on the upswing since at least Gen 4. The median age being older going from then onward.
Gen wun pandering is hardly for the tots.
The Democratic Nintendo fan....is that a paradox? I'm fond of one of the more conservative companies in the industry, but I vote Liberally and view myself that way 90% of the time?