Originally Posted by Fat Rayquaza_
There's a reason Pokemon is aimed to pre-teens for the most part.
There is always new blood flowing in so this franchise is 100% self-sustaining regardless of how many ex-fans walk away from it.
Pokemon will essentially become the Japanese equivalent of Disney as long as they have no competition.
Disney has had completely different generations of popular franchises over the years as well. The stuff making Disney money right now didn't even exist when I was a kid. I get your point but Disney wasn't necessarily the greatest analogy.