Me too these past months were really alot for me.
But this is a time I have to get though since it is a time that will probably tell in which direction my live is going to go for the next 20 years at least.
So I gotta lean in there alot right now.
But we have to admit that time was really freaking FUN
I just can't cope mapping for ages without scripting it feels off. plus there would be no way to get past the routes if you wanted to test connection in a town (WIthout cheats) because you won't have any Pokemon.