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Frequently Asked Questions
Q: How do I passed Psudowoodo?
A: After getting the Normal Badge, enter a house east of the GYM and
a girl in red will give you some water to spary on Psudowoodo.
Q: How do I catch Lugia/Ho-Oh?
A: I tell you... I used 35 ultraballs on Lugia! I paralyzed Lugia and
used plenty of flash to lower its accuracy. After a loooong while,
Lugia ran out of moves (especially recover.) I recommend to
throw the balls now that the bird can’t hit you. Follow the same
procedure for Ho-Oh.
Q: Why didn’t Clair give me the Rising Badge?!
A: After beating the leader, surf North of the GYM. Enter a cave, find
a whirlpool. Get rid of the whirlpool and keep surfing until you reach
ball. Pick it up and Clair will come and give you the Rising Badge!
Q: I need to get through the
cave, but it is too dark, is there any pokemon that can learn FLASH early on?
A: Try catching a Bellsprout, HootHoot, or Mareep. These pokemon can
learn Flash (Bellsprout because it can learn CUT too, which will also
come in handy)
Q: Where is the Ho-Oh Puzzle?
A: Go inside Union Cave you took to get to Azalea. Walk around until
you see a boy dressed in blue. Go down the ladder nearby and SURF.
You’ll fight some Hikers. Once you exit the cave, you’ll find a
trainer that will use Girafrig. You’ll see some grass and another
cave. Enter the other cave to find the Ho-Oh puzzle (let me tell you,
that puzzle can take a while to solve.) In the grass near the cave,
you’ll find Natu and some Smeargle.
Q: How do you pronounce Lugia/Ho-Oh?
A: I know this is not a gameplay question, but lots of people want to
know how to pronounce Lugia/Ho-Oh. Lugia is Rugia in Japan, pronounce
it: L-oo-gia (pronounce the “G” as in gate.) As for Ho-Oh,
pronounce it like it is spelled.
Q: Which pokemon can learn WATERFALL?
A: Well... Gyarados and Feraligatr can learn waterfall. Lugia and
Suicune can learn
waterfall too. But I would not teach Waterfall to Lugia/Suicune...
Q: Where do I get evolution stones?
A: Go to the Sea Cottage (Bill lived there in Red/Blue). The stone you
get depends on the Pokémon you are carrying;
Vulpix: Fire Stone
Staryu: Water Stone
Pichu: Thunder Stone
Oddish: Leaf Stone
Lickitung: Sun Stone.
Q: Where do I find Celebi, Mew, Mewtwo, the 3 Legendary Birds?
A: People, I BEG you! PLEASE stop asking for these Pokémon, they can
not be found in Gold/Silver. I have heard lots of Celebi rumors. I
tried them out and none work. To get Mew, Mewtwo, and the Legendary
Birds, you have to trade with a Blue/Red/Yellow version. See
the question on the Time Capsule for more info.
Q: Where can I find Slowking?
A: To get Slowking, equip Slowpoke with the King’s Rock and trade it
to another Gold/Silver version.
Q: Where do I find the “King’s Rock?”
A: In Slowpoke Well, you should see a boulder, use strength to move it.
Surf and explore the cave until you see a guy with glasses. Talk to
him and he will give you the King’s Rock.
Q: Where do I find the legendary cats?
A: After you wake the cats, they will randomly appear in the
grasses. Keep checking your Pokedex for their Area!
Q: Where do I find xxx?
A: Check out the Pokedex.
Q: Where is the Pokémon league?
A: The Pocket Monsters League can be reached by surfing east of New
Bark City. You’ll need Surf and Waterfall to get through a small cave.
Keep going east. You’ll find some trainers, eventually, you’ll
make it to Victory Road. Your rival is waiting for you, so “Be
afraid, be VERY afraid.”
Q: How do I get the Radio Card?
A: Ahem do not worry. Lugia has the answer! (Cheers.) To get the Radio
Card, you must have done all of the things listed below:
1.Get 13 badges.
2.Go to Cerulean GYM and find a machine part (you’ll need this later.)
3.Fight and beat the TR member on Bridge.
4.Go to the Power Plant and talk to the fat guy, he’ll give you TM
5.Go to Lavender Town to get your uppgrade in the tower.
Q: How do I get the MONORAIL TICKET?
A: To get the monorail ticket, you MUST have the radio upgrade. After
getting the upgrade, go to Vermilion City Pokemon Fan Club. Talk to
the Clefairy, then to its owner. He will give you a Clefairy Doll. Now
go to Copycat and she’ll give you the TICKET!
Q: Where do I find Ash?
A: Once you get 16 badges, go to the pokemon league. Do you remember 2
black belts blocking 2 exits? Well, take the left exit and keep going
left until you see a pokemon center. Heal your Pokemon, enter a cave
nearby, and get through it with flash. Find Ash, and Bonne Chance!
Q: Where do I get HMxx?
A: Check out our HM/TM Page too!
Q: Is Ash beatable?
A: Yes. Even though he is hard to beat, he is beatable. First,
make sure your pokemon are around
level 65. If not; make sure you have plenty of revives and hyper
potions. Also, you should have a balanced team. I would suggest one
that looks like this; ground, fire, water, psychic, fighting, evil or
ghost (not from the Gastly family, Muuma works better.)
Q: Where the heck is Celebi?!
A: Celebi will be given away as a promotion like Mew
in the US. In the GameBoy cartdridges.
Q: Who’s stronger, Lugia or Ho-Oh?
A: Let’s take a closer look at both pokemon. Lugia: I used to think Lugia was water/flying until I read
the stats. Lugia has got good defense, special, and speed, but as all psychic
pokemon, it lacks good attack
power. Now Ho-Oh: Ho-Oh’s got high attack and special backed up by good speed, but not an excellent
defense... Lugia is psychic/flying and Ho-Oh is fire/flying. I’d say
that they are equal!! But, who really rules? Just pick either one and
defend your opinion!
Q: Can I catch Mew or Mewtwo in pokemon gold?
A: No. The Unknown Dungeon just doesn’t exist in Pokemon
Gold/Silver. That means no Mewtwo, unless he’s hiding somewhere
else. Second, no diploma in Gold/Silver. You’ll need a gameshark for
Q: Why can’t I trade with a Red/Blue/Yellow version?
A: You can! However, you have to learn to use the Time Capsule. To use the Time
Capsule, you must make sure that none of the Pokemon in your current
team are above number 151 (Mew ), none of them can be carrying
Gold/Silver items, and none of them can have any moves (like HM
Waterfall) specific to Gold/Silver.
Q: Do Venusaur, Blastoise and Charizard evolve?
A: Those pokemon do NOT evolve any further in Gold/Silver. What causes
this confusion is that SOME of the old pokemon evolve into new ones
(like Onix into Steelix) and all of the rumors revolving around
fictitious Pokemon like Venustoise.The pokemon that have been proven
to evolve into something new are the following: Chansey, Scyther,
Slowbro, Onix, Porygon and Seadra .
Q: Which Hitmon should I get?
Along with Machamp, Hitmonlee is
simply the best fighting pokemon. As in R/B/Y, Hitmonchan gets beaten
up easily, and can’t use his special moves effectively.
Now you might be wondering..what about Hitmontop? He has good stats when compared to Hitmonchan.
problem with Hitmontop is that its move set is not the best one in the
world, and its TM/HM compatibility is very poor. Now.. why Hitmonlee? 1.
Good stats 2. Good moves 3.Good overall
Which Pokemon is the most powerful?
A: Some think it’s
Mewtwo.. some think it’s Lugia.. some Mew.. but the truth is..none
is (at least in G/S, because in R/BY Mewtwo rules the world with iron
grip). Any Pokemon can beat any other Pokemon if they are of
high enough level.
When does the Togepi egg hatch?
A: After a good amount of walking.
Q: Who’s better, Lugia or Ho-Oh?
A: Just pick the one you like.
Mewtwo, Zapdos & Articuno found in the wild in Gold & Silver?
A. No. They are only found in Red, Blue &
Where do the legendary dogs appear?
how it works:
you awaken them in the burned tower in Ecruteak City, they appear
randomly in Grass (not caves or water). Every time you go from one
area to another, say leaving a town or going from one route to
another, they move to a new random location. The first time you find
them is completely random, but once you do you can track it in your
Pokedex. Since they move, you can't go "to them". The
easiest way is to just check your pokedex every time you enter a new
area until you get lucky and find one.
you're both in the same place walk around in the grass until you find
it. The best way to catch it IMO is to put it to sleep with a fairly
accurate attack like Lovely Kiss or Spore (I used Jynx). Then hit it
with a strong attack it's weak to with a Pokemon around lv. 40 (such
as Ampharos's Thunderpunch on Suicune). That should take its HP to the
red area if you don't kill it, and then you're free to toss Great,
Ultra, or Speed balls at it. You can use the Master ball if you want,
I saved it for ,v 70 Lugia (much easier way to catch Lugia
How do I catch Marril?
Hiker Parry on Route 45. Get his phone number. He will call you when
there are Marril in Mt.Mortar. After
he calls you, it will be very easy to catch Marill. - SSGoku
I appear to have put the Kabuto puzzle together right, but
nothing is happening? Why
A. It probably isn’t
together right. Try
flip-flopping some tiles. Try
the two near the bottom first.
Where do I get the Radio?
In the Radio station in Kogane.
There is someone at the counter who has a quiz for you.
Get the answers right, and you’ll get a radio - MommasBoy
When does Eevee evolve?
A. Well Eevee evolves by
happiness. To make him happy have him in your team of 6 pokemon.
Battle with him constantly. Use stat upping items like protein and
iron. And walk around. Every 256 steps he gets a "happy"
point. Let Eevee hold an item and don't let him faint much. This goes
for any other pokemon that evolves by happiness. – TeamRocketSux
What are Shiny Pokemon and where do I get them?
A. -Shiny Pokemon are normal Pokemon that are just colored and have
'beefed' up stats. To find these Shiny Pokemon, just walk around in
grassy areas, caves, ETC. They're extremely hard to find, though.
Where do you find Lugia?!
A: Once you have HM06, HM05, HM03 and the and the silver feather,
enter the upper-right island of the four east of Cianwood. From
there, go down/up the ladders and you will eventually find it in a
small pool of water in one of the caves. - Ultimate_Gamer
How can I catch the Legendary Dogs?(Suikun, Raikou, Entei)
A: Walk around in grassy areas after waking them up in the burned
tower. If you have Fast Balls,(Used for catching Pokemon likely to
run away) throws them right away. If you don't have any use a
Pokemon with 'Mean Look'.(i.e. Gastly, Haunter, Gengar)After that
use Ultra Balls, Great Balls, or just Pokeballs. - Ashman971
I want to evolve my Seadra into Kingdra, but I don't know how.
Give Seadra the dragonscale found in Mt. Mortar which is on route
42. then give it to seadra and trade. - GeorgeBushJr
Where do you get Experience Share? I'm going to trade to get a Pokemon
to beat the Cianwood Gym and I want my other Pokemon to get Exp. from
You get the Red Scale from Lake of Rage, take it to Mr. Pokémon,
get Exp. Share!- - Bizzy Bone
Where is Ho-oh?
He is in Ecruteak City. enter the north east building and yo will
pass through a couple rooms and evetually reach the tallest and
second of the two towers. a guy will ask for the rainbow wing and
you can go in. Good luck - uss-pikapi
I was wondering if someone could give me the exact locations of all
the Eevee's in the game????
Bill will give one to you after he talks to you in Ecruteek city. You
will have to go back to his house in Goldenrod and talk to him. It is
by the southern entrance to the Underground path. It is at level 20
and you will need an extra space in your lineup to pick it up.
You can win unlimited ones by coins from the Celadon city game mart,
if you can afford one. -
can I find Smeargle?
A. Look in the patch of grass outside one of the entrances to the
Ruins of Alph. –
Where do I find Celebi, Mew, Mewtwo, the 3 Legendary
You are still required to trade with each version if you
want to "Catch 'em All." That includes the old
R/B/Y versions If you want to get your hands on the old
starters, kabuto/kabutops, omaynite/omaystare, and the
3 legendary birds and Mewtwo. C'mon, you must own
one of the old versions, right? Just borrow you friends
gameboy a cable a trade your old Lv. 100 Mewtwo and
starter to G/S. As for Mew and Celebi, same as always,
find it in a promotion or use a cheating device (I heard
that Celebi can be found in the crystal version
though. Wait and see.)
Who’s stronger, Lugia or Ho-Oh?
::sigh:: Isn't it obvious?-.- Whoever is stronger overall
depends on whether your playing the Gold or Silver
version. As you know, The earlier you catch it, the
better, right ( a Lv. 50 Golem that you raised from
Lv. 3 Geodude will be stronger than another Lv. 50 Golem
you raised from a Lv. 32 Graverlar)? In the Silver
version, Lugia is at a lower level. So by the time you
take him Lv. 70, he should be able to kick the crap out of
that Lugia your friend with the Gold version just caught,
yet he should have a little more trouble with the G.
version Ho-oh that friend raised from Lv. 40. Same goes
for Ho-oh. Not only that, but their strongest techniques:
Aeroblast and Sacred Fire, are only available if caught at
Lv. 40. So here's a simple equation for those who like
math (assuming that there all the same level):
Lugia > G. Lugia
S. Lugia > S. Ho-oh
Ho-oh > G. Lugia
G. Ho-oh > S. Ho-oh
= S. Lugia G.
Lugia = S. Ho-oh
How do I make ::insert happiness pkmn here:: evolve?
The easiest way to make a pokemon
happy is simple: Max out it stats with vitamins.
"But their so expensive." !_! Quit
whining, so you have a little work raising the money for
it that's all, but its still easy. To raise the
money, take one Lv. 60+ (who you were training anyway
in preparation for Stadium 2) that can kick the crap out
of the elite four blindfolded and equip it with amulet
coin (found in Goldenrod underground). With amulet coin,
each member should be giving you more or less enough money
to by one vitamin. So each time you beat the game
should earn you enough to by 5 vitamins.
- David Morris
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