The league could be in/near the starter town and give players a tangible goal to strive for. There could also be places/ trainer battles that are only accessible if one has a certain amount of badges. --- "Hello, um, you..." That awkward moment where, after talking to someone every day, you still don't remember their name.
And there should also be a city around the Pokemon League, just like the anime where it's also a tourist attraction.
We don't know, we're just guessing. Butů
a) It's a large castle-like structure in an otherwise fairly empty part of the map. b) It's accessed early on from one of the first couple towns, very similar to Viridian City. c) Nothing else on the map realistically looks like it could be the Pokemon League. --- "Microsoft is not a helicopter." ~Gerald Ilukwe
Most likely it's the large building to the right of Lumiose, just north of the river and at the edge of the mountain range. While it still looks fairly isolated, it's not at the very edge of the region anymore, which could be interesting. --- Playing) Fire Emblem: Awakening, Guild Wars 2 Waiting) Pokemon XY
The thing is, the fact it was in a far-off deserted corner of the map was the best thing about it. It gave you the feeling that you were progressing up to this point where you'd venture through this awful wasteland after all the places you'd been to, to your final goal. --- http://25.media.tumblr.com/tumblr_m6nh9mNfm11rnkfgmo1_500.jpg Gen 5 FemAce is mai waifu.