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  • Role-Playing, Third-Person 2D RPG
  • Nintendo
  • Nintendo
  • Everyone
  • April 15, 1995


HP Dissappears Faster

FIRST you have to hurt the enemy pokemon, then press left directional button. After that veiw the enemy's hp, it will go away faster than usual.

Rip Off The Safari Zone

The Safari Zone usaully makes you pay 500 to go in, but if you only have 300-499 you can still go in except the only difference is the guy behind the counter will give you less Safari Balls.

How To Get Level 100 Mew

First go to the trainer by the water on Route 24. Next when he sees you use teleport. Next go to the trainer with the level 17 Slowpoke. Before this make sure alll the trainers on the nugget bridge and Route 25 besides these are beaten. Then after the battle walk toward the bridge and the menu will appear press B. It will be a level 1 Mew catch it and put it up front. Now walk in the grass to find a pokemon. Once you do switch you mew out and send out another pokemon and kill the foe. Mew doesn't go up to level 2 he goes down to level 100.

Spin Around

Do the cheat for glitch city and then fly to celadon go to the game corner and go in the basement to where you can spin around do that for the 500 steps and when you here the ding dong you will spin around when you walk and to stop go back to the game corner in the basement.

Get Mew Free

To get mew through a glitch, you should not have defeated the youngster with the slowbro near bill's house or the gambler between lavender and celadon yet. Also you must have FLY. Make sure you have a weak pokemon below or on lvl 7. Go through the underground passage just outside celadon city. As soon as you exit DON'T MOVE. Save the game then walk one step down and IMMEDIATELY press start - if done correctly the gambler will not see you. In the start menu go to a flying pokemon and fly to cerulean city. The gambler will now have noticed you. In cerulean the start won't work because it thinks you are in battle go over nugget bridge and find the youngster with the slowpoke don't walk directly at him or the game will crash let him walk to you. Defeat him and go to Lavender town. Go to route 8 where the gambler is and the START screen will automatically appear press B and you will find a battle. It will be MEW. Catch him and he is yours.

How To Get Bulbuasoar

First you get a odish then a bellsprout then beat misty then go to the girl in the house talk to the girl and if you did it right she will get the bulbuasoar

Silph Scope And Poke'Flute

When you're in Lavender Town and in the Poke'mon Tower, wild spirits pop up anywhere exept the first floor. You won't be able to battle them - if you try, it just says "--- was too scared to attack" and the spirit will say "Get out, get out" All you can do is run away. These are actually Wild Gastly, but they won't appear like a Gastly without a Silph Scope. To get this, go the the town west of Lavender (Celadon), and go to the game corner. Go inside and go the the back where the Rocket is standind in front of a poster thing. Talk to him and when he walks away, click on the thing on the wall. It'll say "Push the switch?" or something like that, then a staircase will appear to the right. Make sure you're Poke'mon are strong (like :L20 or so) and battle all of the rockets and collect the items and you'll find them all if you just explore a little. Finally when you're done beating all the Rockets and you get the Lift Key, go to the elevator where it needs a key. Go on the hidden floors and battle those there. On the B6, when you step out of the elevator you will run into Team Rocket and a :L25 Koffing, :L25 Ekans, and a :L25 Meowth. When you beat them, go ahead and Giovanni is there. Beat him and get the Silph Scope. Travel up the Poke'mon tower once again and defeat Team Rocket once again, on the top. They'll have a :L27 Weezing, :L27 Arbok, and a :L27 Meowth. Mr. Fuji, the old man ahead, will thank you and he'll give you the Poke'Flute that will wake the 2 Snorelaxes blocking a few routes.

Surfing Pikachu Super Stunt

When surfing with Pikachu, do your tricks 'til the very end of the course, then on the last wave (the biggest one), do one backflip and two frontflips. You should receive 500 points for this. This is difficult but not impossible.

Faster Pokemon Catching

During a duel, use a ball on the opposing Pokémon. Just as the ball pops open, press and hold B. After the ball closes and wiggles twice, release B. ( the timing on this trick is crucial and very tricky. Remember that this trick olny increases your chances of success, and is not a guarantee. )

Winning Team Recommendation

First Pokemon: Alakazam (Psychic, Recover, Reflect, Thunder Wave) 
Second Pokemon: Jolteon. (Thunderbolt, Thunder Wave, Double Kick, Reflect)
Third Pokemon: Flareon (Flamethrower, Body Slam, Double Edge, Smog)
Fourth Pokemon: Jynx (Psychic, Ice Beam, Lovely Kiss, Bubblebeam) 
Fifth Pokemon: Vaporeon (Surf, Acid Armor, Ice Beam, Hydro Pump or Aurora Beam)
Sixth Pokemon: Exeggutor (Toxic, Leech Seed, Mega Drain, Psychic)
Note: Exeggutor's leech attacks if used together can sap all of their energy all in one try if used properly. 

Easy Way To Catch All 3 Legendary Birds

First you must find Articuno, Zapdos, or Moltres. When you battle one of them first weaken them. Then put it to sleep and then just use ultra balls or great balls.

Make Giovanni Disappear Forever

When you defeat Giovanni at the Viridian City Gym and get the Earth Badge and the TM, talk to him again. He'll say some stuff, and he'll disappear, FOREVER!

Catch Articuno

Go to sea foam islands and go inside the cave and look around a bit and you should find one. (Make sure you have a lot of great balls.)


To get Zabdoes look for one at the abandoned power plant.

How To Get Raichu

Ask someone if you want to trade their pikchu to you. When you hav it use a thunderstone to evolve it.

Buckethead Pikachu

First use your old rod. Then turnaround and talk to pikachu.

Level Up Pikachu

Trade your Pokemon into a Red or Blue version and level up your pikachu. Trade it back into Pokemon Yellow and Pikachu will obey you even if you don't have a badge.

Make Pikachu Dance

When you hop off a ledge, don't move forward. Pikachu will be stuck on the opposite of the ledge. He'll start mock walking, and, if you wait a while, he'll dance.

Get Both Fossils At Mt. Moon

NOTE: make sure you have 2 avaliable slots before you continue!! When you are about to get one of the fossils in Mt.Moon, fight the trainer garding the fossils. Beat him and choose one of the fossils (it does not matter witch one)then go to itemes and press select and move the fossil to the sixth slotsave the game and turn it off then on and select newgame. Then go to Mt. Moon and beat the trainer. Then take the opisite fosil off wich you took in your previously saved game. Then go to items and move the fossil to the seventh spot and save but when it says saving. Turn the power off and on then acess continue and you should have both fossils in your items.

Make Pikachu Like You Quicker

At the beginning of the game go to your PC and withdraw the potion in there. Then, once you get pikachu and he's out of the ball use it on him 6 or 7 times (it will say it has no effect) and he'll have hearts above his head.

Get Max Ether

To get max ether, go to the pokemon HQ, and when you have to surf in the water, go to the little island and walk on it. Press A button at various points and you should get the max ether!

Defeating Brock

Catch a Caterpie in Viridian Forest. Advance it to level 7 and he will evolve into a Metapod. Advance it to level 11 and it will evolve into a Butterfree. Butterfree can beat JR. Trainer and Geodude. Butterfree will have to be at least level 13 before it can beat Brock. Note: Use your Pikachu's tail whip to lower their defense.


Charmander can be found at Route 24 N.W.


Farfetch'd can be found on Routes 12 and 13.


Magnemite can be found in grass before the rock tunnel entrance.


Get the Thunder Badge on the S.S. St. Anne, then go to Vermilion City to find Squirtle.

Arcticuno, Zapdos, And Moltres

When you have reached the mystical bird (Arcticuno, Zapdos, and Moltres), save the game before going into battle. This will allow you to restart if you knock them out or run away.

Printing Pokemon

Your Pokemon can be printed at the Pokemon Club in Vermilion City.

Jesse And James Locations

To find these team rocket members, go to these locations: Mt. Moon (before you exit) Celadon game corner (before you face Giovanni) Pokemon tower, Lavender Town (before you rescue Mr. Fuji) Sliph Co. (before facing Giovanni again, and before you get a Master Ball)


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