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Pokémon Emerald Trainers
Pokémon Emerald Trainers

Pokémon Emerald is the fifth game in the Pokémon RPG video game series for the Nintendo Game Boy Advance. It follows Pokémon Ruby and Sapphire. Collage of the trainers from Pokémon Emerald from Additional Images of May and Additional Images of Brendan. ... Pokémon (Japanese: ポケモン Pokemon, pronounced Poh-Kay-Mon) is a video game franchise, created by Satoshi Tajiri and published by Nintendo for several of their systems, most importantly the Game Boy. ... A computer game is a game composed of a computer-controlled virtual universe that players interact with in order to achieve a defined goal or set of goals. ... Nintendo (Japanese: 任天堂; Ninten is roughly translated as leave luck to heaven or in heavens hands, do is a common suffix for names of shops or laboratories. ... The Game Boy Advance is a best-selling handheld. ... Main characters from Pokémon Ruby and Sapphire Pokémon Ruby and Pokémon Sapphire are the third group of Pokémon handheld games to be released in the United States, Japan, Europe, the United Kingdom, and Australia. ...

The game launched in Japan on September 16, 2004, and the English version was released in North America on May 1, 2005. The game is rumoured for a European release in October 2005. September 16 is the 259th day of the year (260th in leap years). ... 2004 is a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... World map showing location of North America A satellite composite image of North America North America is the third largest continent in area and in population after Eurasia and Africa. ... May 1 is the 121st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (122nd in leap years). ... 2005 is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar and is the current year. ... October is the tenth month of the year in the Gregorian Calendar and one of seven Gregorian months with the length of 31 days. ...

Game information

Pokémon Emerald is a fairly revamped version of Pokémon Ruby and Sapphire, much as Pokémon Crystal was a revamped version of Pokémon Gold and Silver. Pokémon Crystal is the third game in the Pokémon video game series incarnation for the Nintendo Game Boy Color. ... In the Game Boy video games Pokémon Gold and Silver, players must become Pokémon Trainers by exploring Johto, collecting the eight regional gym badges, and capturing Pokémon. ...

Known information about Pokémon Emerald includes:

  • The package is green and features Rayquaza.
  • The game is set in Hoenn as before, but with differences and new places.
  • The characters are the same as in Ruby and Sapphire, but they have new clothes. (Some parts, such as Brendan's headband and May's bandana, have been colored green.)
  • People may join in to battle against the player with someone else in certain areas.
  • New cut scenes involving Groudon, Kyogre, and Rayquaza can be seen during certain parts of the game.
  • Pokémon have animations before battle, as in Pokémon Crystal.
  • The story involves new events between both Team Magma and Team Aqua.
  • The gyms' layouts have changed, and the Pokémon of the Gym Leaders and members of the Elite Four have changed (this excludes Phoebe's and Glacia's teams).
  • Wallace, the Gym Leader of Sootopolis City in Ruby and Sapphire, has been replaced by Juan (Wallace's mentor), who is also a Water-type trainer. Most of Wallace's team has been altered.
  • Steven, the former Pokémon League champion, is now in Meteor falls, allowing to make his Pokémon stronger.
  • The player can battle the Gym Leaders again after the Elite Four is defeated, with the Gym Leaders having improved Pokémon teams.
  • Some Gold/Silver/Crystal Pokémon not available in Ruby/Sapphire are now catchable after the Elite Four is defeated.
  • Both Groudon and Kyogre appear later in the game.
  • A new park called the Battle Frontier, which replaces Battle Tower's island, has seven different zones with varying rules.
  • A new exclusive Deoxys form can be obtained: Speed.
  • The Japanese version of the game comes packaged with the Wireless Adapter and is compatible with FireRed and LeafGreen in this respect. However, the North American release lacks a Wireless Adapter included, but does support the adapter widely.
  • One can obtain the same tickets from FireRed and LeafGreen for acquiring Deoxys, Ho-oh, and Lugia. In addition, a new ticket is used for acquiring Mew at a place called Faraway Island. As usual, the tickets are only obtainable at a Nintendo event.
  • The method of opening the caves to the Regis (Regirock, Regice, and Registeel) is the same, but there is a new way of opening the cavern holding Regice.

Rayquaza is listed as Pokémon #384 in the National Pokédex, and #200 in the Hoenn Pokédex. ... Hoenn (pronounced Hoe-in and spelled Hōen in Japan) is a last name and is also a region in the Pokémon Ruby, Sapphire, and Emerald games. ... A cut scene or cutscene (sometimes also referred to as a cinematic) is a sequence in a video game over which the player has no control. ... Pokémon Crystal is the third game in the Pokémon video game series incarnation for the Nintendo Game Boy Color. ... Team Magma are a group of thieves from the new series of Pokemon Advanced. ... Team Aqua are a group of thieves from the Hoenn Region in Pokemon Advanced. ... The Elite Four (or Four Emperors in Japanese) is a team of four Pokémon trainers in the Pokémon merchandise of video games, television series, comic books etc. ... The Pokémon League is an organization within the fictional Pokémon World whose feature members are the Elite Four and which is led by the Elite Four Champion. ... Groudon is Pokémon #383 in the National Pokédex and #199 in the Hoenn Pokédex. ... Kyogre is Pokémon #382 in the National Pokédex and #198 in the Hoenn Pokédex. ... The Battle Frontier is a fictional place located in the Hoenn region in the video game Pokémon Emerald that specializes in variations of Pokémon battling. ... Deoxys is a Pokémon belonging to the Psychic type. ... Mew (ミュウ Myū) is a fictional Psychic-type Pokémon that was discovered at the beginning of Pokémon Red, Blue, Green, and Yellow in the Amazon Rainforest, according to a scientists journals in Cinnabar Mansion. ... Faraway Island is an area in Pokemon Emerald. ... Regirock is listed as Pokémon #377 in the National Pokédex, and #193 in the Hoenn Pokédex. ... Regice is a rare ice Pokémon made completely out of ice. ... Registeel is a legendary Pokémon in Pokémon Ruby and Sapphire made completely out of steel with no brain. ...

External links

  • Pokémon Japan's page (http://www.pokemon.co.jp/game/gba/emerald.html)
Pokémon Game Boy /DS games
Pokémon Red and Blue | Pokémon Green | Pokémon Yellow | Pokémon Gold and Silver | Pokémon Crystal | Pokémon Ruby and Sapphire | Pokémon Emerald | Pokémon FireRed and LeafGreen | Pokémon Diamond and Pearl



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