I know exactly how you feel TC. I'm Asian and I fear that as well. Our Pokemon will hate us :'( We are doomed!!
Its ok, it'll recognize you naturally! OH, SNAP! *Hi-5!* Racism aside(Which I apologize for), the game is and always will be, developed with Japan in mind, as was the 3DS itself. You yourself are fine. TC, not so much.
Quoting the Topic Creator's original post is stupid and redundant. I'm here for intelligent arguments or flaming. It's your job to decipher which.