The PokéCommunity Forums  

Go Back   The PokéCommunity Forums > Main Series Pokémon Gaming > Second Generation
Reload this Page Metal & Color Generation Help Thread
Sign Up Rules/FAQ Daily Battle Blogs Mark Forums Read


Second Generation Following the success of Red, Blue and Yellow, Pokémon Gold, Silver and Crystal introduced fans to an exciting new world full of new Pokémon to find, catch and train. Reminisce about your favourite moments in the Johto region, share your adventures and argue about the Johto master race.

View Poll Results: Best secondary Pokemon Growlithe, Abra, or Machop?
Growlithe 6 40.00%
Abra 9 60.00%
Machop 1 6.67%
Multiple Choice Poll. Voters: 15. You may not vote on this poll

Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools
  #701    
Old October 5th, 2013 (2:10 PM).
CliCliW's Avatar
CliCliW CliCliW is offline
I have a Ph.D in Horribleness.
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Ireland
Age: 23
Gender: Female
Nature: Bashful
Posts: 437
Hi, can you guys advise on the legitimacy of this cart. please? Not sure if it is or not, but curious now..

http://www.adverts.ie/nintendo/pokemon-crystal/3862762

And a picture of the cart:

Going from the one picture the seller posted it doesn't look too convincing. I'm aware that the standard Crystal Cartridge looks way different so I really dunno what to think of it.

Opinions?

Relevant Advertising!

  #702    
Old October 5th, 2013 (7:09 PM).
Ludger's Avatar
Ludger Ludger is offline
you don't wanna be high like me
Super ModeratorCS
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Alabama
Age: 24
Gender: Male
Nature: Timid
Posts: 31,113
That is absolutely fake. Crystal cartridges are not that color, and they're for Game Boy Color, not for...GAME. They didn't even try with that one...wow haha.
__________________

darling all i know are sad songs
super mod | paired to klippy

  #703    
Old October 6th, 2013 (12:20 AM).
CliCliW's Avatar
CliCliW CliCliW is offline
I have a Ph.D in Horribleness.
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Ireland
Age: 23
Gender: Female
Nature: Bashful
Posts: 437
I was pretty sure it is too, I wasn't sure about it tho because I've had a chicken run game from turkey that had the "GAME" thing across the top :-) ah well :-)
  #704    
Old October 7th, 2013 (7:32 AM).
icesica icesica is offline
 
Join Date: Oct 2013
Gender: Male
Posts: 2
Hello there,

I'm having trouble figuring out how DVs and Hidden Power are determined in Crystal. I have read and understood everything so far in a GUIDE (psypokes(dot)com/gsc/dv.php) by psypoke.

I thought I have caught the mechanics and I tried to apply to my current game. But it did not turn out as expected. Somehow all of my Pokemons' stats at level 100 are NOT IN THE MIN-MAX RANGE according to both bulbapedia and psypoke's data.

As a result, as I put my Raichu's stats in the DV Generator created by psypoke, it returned errors.

Here is the picture.

i(dot)imgur(dot)com/zqKrsDo.png?1

My Raichu is in Pokemon Crystal. It was a Pichu which hatched from an Egg, evolved using Happiness and a Thunderstone.

P.S: Forum does not allow me to post outside link because I have not posted at least 15 posts so sorry for the inconvenience T.T
  #705    
Old October 7th, 2013 (9:09 PM).
Aeroblast's Avatar
Aeroblast Aeroblast is offline
Platinum Tier
 
Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: My mom's basement. (not really)
Gender: Male
Nature: Serious
Posts: 4,088
^You probably forgot to account for effort values. (That's what STAT EXP is)
  #706    
Old October 8th, 2013 (1:48 AM).
icesica icesica is offline
 
Join Date: Oct 2013
Gender: Male
Posts: 2
^ well the box Stat Exp I have chose the "All" option instead of "None" option.

Even when I chose the "None" option, my stat points are still out of range. This min-max thing messes up my head so hard I don't even know what it is anymore.

I only know that, this is my Raichu. I leveled it up from a level 5 Pichu. They said it would be better if my pokemon is at level 100 so I can calculate the DVs point easier. I used Rare Candy to raise it up, and copied down the stats in the game. I put it in their tool/program and it returned errors. There must be something wrong here but I can't figure out why.

If you are free, can you check how it works for me by using your own Pokemon and stats?
  #707    
Old December 13th, 2013 (3:28 PM).
Ai's Avatar
Ai Ai is offline
; ♥ ~
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Earth
Nature: Quiet
Posts: 97
I didn't own any of the gen 1 games as a kid, so I recently decided to start buying them. Apologies if this has been asked before, but does anyone know the difference between the RBY cartridges with a solid black E rating and a white E?

I've bought fake games before and now I've made sure to first compare the seller's cartridge with pictures of the ones I find online, but this is really bothering me.

Is one fake and the other authentic? It is just a region difference in the label? Do I have anything to worry about?

Here are some quick images from sellers and Google to show what I mean:

Red - Black E / White E
Blue - Black E / White E
Yellow - Black E / White E

Any help would be appreciated! :)
  #708    
Old December 19th, 2013 (8:24 PM).
JayD's Avatar
JayD JayD is offline
Legit Boss
Gold Tier
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Canada
Age: 23
Gender: Male
Nature: Quiet
Posts: 4,763
So right now I'm at Mahogany town and I still didn't evolve my Nidorino. Where can I find a Moon Stone?

This is for Pokemon Silver, btw.
__________________
♥Plusle bro of Autumn Reverie♥ | ♥Pink Mommy, Autumn Reverie, Kanzler, Macarous & Apollo♥
|3DS FC|
  #709    
Old December 20th, 2013 (12:36 AM).
EB's Avatar
EB EB is offline
Re: World
Crystal Tier
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Florida
Age: 22
Nature: Calm
Posts: 93
Quote:
Originally Posted by LilJz View Post
So right now I'm at Mahogany town and I still didn't evolve my Nidorino. Where can I find a Moon Stone?

This is for Pokemon Silver, btw.
I know there's one in the Ruins of Alph.

Also I'm pretty sure Clefairy hold them randomly when caught.
  #710    
Old December 22nd, 2013 (10:14 AM).
Dereck_S's Avatar
Dereck_S Dereck_S is offline
Veteran
 
Join Date: Dec 2013
Location: East Coast of the United States
Gender: Male
Nature: Calm
Posts: 74
If memory serves me correctly you can surf right of New Bark town, and go into the falls, go as left as possible (don't need waterfall) and then go up from there, I think you can do this as soon as you have surf.
  #711    
Old January 24th, 2014 (1:22 PM).
Ludger's Avatar
Ludger Ludger is offline
you don't wanna be high like me
Super ModeratorCS
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Alabama
Age: 24
Gender: Male
Nature: Timid
Posts: 31,113
Speaking of Moon Stones, where are the Moon Stone locations in Green? Or just Gen I, since I doubt they ever moved them. I have two Moon Stone Pokemon on my team currently, so I'll need them sooner or later. Thanks in advance.
__________________

darling all i know are sad songs
super mod | paired to klippy

  #712    
Old January 26th, 2014 (5:20 PM).
TlentMught's Avatar
TlentMught TlentMught is offline
 
Join Date: Jan 2014
Gender: Male
Posts: 26
SO like i neverr playd these gams before so r they good? I only play pokemn Y and black2 so am not sure if these r as good. My frend said that Red sux but blue is wayyy better is he right or is he lying again? PLZ HELP
__________________
http://www.pokecommunity.com/signaturepics/sigpic452868_1.gif
  #713    
Old February 16th, 2014 (2:42 PM).
Tomdelonge182 Tomdelonge182 is offline
 
Join Date: Feb 2014
Gender: Male
Posts: 1
ebay.com/itm/161227316485?nav=SELLING_ACTIVE I dont want to pay too much but ive been looking for this everywhere, i dont care
For the other games though
  #714    
Old February 16th, 2014 (2:53 PM).
Ludger's Avatar
Ludger Ludger is offline
you don't wanna be high like me
Super ModeratorCS
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Alabama
Age: 24
Gender: Male
Nature: Timid
Posts: 31,113
All those games for $35, even if you don't care about the non-Pokemon ones (but omg some good ones in there tbh), that's very good. Go for it.
__________________

darling all i know are sad songs
super mod | paired to klippy

  #715    
Old March 1st, 2014 (3:17 PM). Edited March 1st, 2014 by Astinus.
oshawottlover13's Avatar
oshawottlover13 oshawottlover13 is offline
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Gender: Male
Posts: 419
I need help with my Crystal. it will only play either on the n64 but wont save and ive already changed the battery. the only other time it works is if i flip the battery making the positive side up. its supposed to be positive down negative up but it wont turn on that way. it wont save on eithr ways i get it to boot up but wont even boot up when i have the battery the right way. please someone help me.

someone please answer me i really wanna play it and the more i try to fix it and the more it doesnt work is making me mad!
__________________
This signature has been disabled.
Signature too small :(
Please review and fix the issues by reading the signature rules.

You must edit it to meet the limits set by the rules before you may remove the [sig-reason] code from your signature. Removing this tag will re-enable it.

Do not remove the tag until you fix the issues in your signature. You may be infracted for removing this tag if you do not fix the specified issues. Do not use this tag for decoration purposes.
  #716    
Old March 10th, 2014 (8:09 PM). Edited March 10th, 2014 by ashwinte.
ashwinte
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Where is a good place to buy video games?
  #717    
Old March 10th, 2014 (10:43 PM).
Perdition Haze Perdition Haze is offline
ModeratorCS
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: New York, USA
Posts: 11,688
Quote:
Originally Posted by ashwinte View Post
Where is a good place to buy video games?
You could try Amazon and eBay if you like. Last time I checked, they did have some these available over there. :) They could be fake, though, so be careful. Even if they are original, their internal batteries could still run dry and whatnot, so try your best to keep yourself prepared. Good luck!
  #718    
Old March 11th, 2014 (11:56 AM).
CelticsPhan's Avatar
CelticsPhan CelticsPhan is offline
Pokemon Go Fix Your Servers
 
Join Date: Sep 2013
Location: Massachusetts, USA
Age: 19
Gender: Male
Nature: Modest
Posts: 444
For reference, Red/Blue are much more available, and in most cases cheaper than Yellow. If you can get it in the OG box, do it. There's a better chance it's real if it's in the box. Also, if the seller is from China (not being racist, just my past experiece and many others'), be VERY SKEPTICAL of what you're getting, as many fake copies come from the Hong Kong area.

Also, there is no Pokemon Diamond. Avoid it without hesitation.
__________________
We out here
MAL
RYM
Formerly "Someday"
  #719    
Old March 15th, 2014 (2:08 PM).
JayD's Avatar
JayD JayD is offline
Legit Boss
Gold Tier
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Canada
Age: 23
Gender: Male
Nature: Quiet
Posts: 4,763
The Eevee we receive from Bill in Pokemon G/S/C is level 20, which means that Flareon's Ember attack is already passed since he learns it at level 16. Is there any easy way for to get a good fire move on Flareon before facing Jasmine's Steelix?
__________________
♥Plusle bro of Autumn Reverie♥ | ♥Pink Mommy, Autumn Reverie, Kanzler, Macarous & Apollo♥
|3DS FC|
  #720    
Old March 16th, 2014 (1:52 PM).
Perdition Haze Perdition Haze is offline
ModeratorCS
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: New York, USA
Posts: 11,688
You could try teaching it Fire Blast, which could be found at Goldenrod City Game Corner for approximately 5,500 coins. :] Sounds like a lot, but still worth it, if you ask me. Good luck!
  #721    
Old April 12th, 2014 (7:57 AM).
Ludger's Avatar
Ludger Ludger is offline
you don't wanna be high like me
Super ModeratorCS
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Alabama
Age: 24
Gender: Male
Nature: Timid
Posts: 31,113
I was thinking about buying a foreign (likely Japanese) copy of either Gold, Silver, or Crystal. Since those games are problematic with batteries and would likely need a change, does anyone know if I'd have to order a new battery or could I use the ones that I'd use with an English copy? I doubt the batteries are different because of language, but I'd just like to be double sure. :) Thanks!
__________________

darling all i know are sad songs
super mod | paired to klippy

  #722    
Old April 30th, 2014 (5:16 PM).
Konekodemon's Avatar
Konekodemon Konekodemon is offline
The Master of Pokemon Breeding
Crystal Tier
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: NC
Age: 31
Gender: Female
Nature: Jolly
Posts: 1,939
Send a message via ICQ to Konekodemon Send a message via AIM to Konekodemon Send a message via Windows Live Messenger to Konekodemon Send a message via Yahoo to Konekodemon Send a message via Skype™ to Konekodemon
What would happen if I tried trading a shiny onto Red, Blue or Yellow? Would it just turn into a normal Pokemon, or would it not even let me enter the Time Capsule with a shiny?
__________________

Please check out my InuYasha fanfiction and tell me what you think.
Sign up for Vizzard to play free Retro Games online: http://www.vizzed.com/boards/profile.php?id=231549&ref=61528
Get a Free PS3, this is no joke: http://www.YourPS34free.com/index.php?ref=5580831
  #723    
Old May 1st, 2014 (8:13 AM).
R.F.'s Avatar
R.F. R.F. is offline
Who is that 'Cloud' guy, anyway?
Crystal Tier
 
Join Date: Feb 2013
Posts: 2,200
Quote:
Originally Posted by Konekodemon View Post
What would happen if I tried trading a shiny onto Red, Blue or Yellow? Would it just turn into a normal Pokemon, or would it not even let me enter the Time Capsule with a shiny?
Trading shinys into Gen 1 is fine, because the shiny status is determined by hidden stats which also exist in Gen 1. It's actually a good way to obtain a shiny Ditto: trade a shiny into Gen 1, find a wild Ditto, let it transform into your shiny and catch it. After that trade this Ditto into a Gen 2 game and it will be shiny.
__________________

  #724    
Old May 4th, 2014 (6:46 PM).
Splash's Avatar
Splash Splash is offline
But nothing happened.
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Just use an Old Rod
Gender: Male
Nature: Hasty
Posts: 649
Guys I have a question: I was curious as to what were the rumors when kids played the Gen I games? Things like brick town or missingno. Can someone tell me what were the other rumors?
__________________
༼ つ ◕_◕ ༽つ PRAISE Splash ༼ つ ◕_◕ ༽つ
|VM|Flare Red Version|PM
|
  #725    
Old May 4th, 2014 (10:03 PM).
acatfrommars's Avatar
acatfrommars acatfrommars is offline
yeet
Crystal Tier
 
Join Date: Oct 2013
Gender: Male
Nature: Hardy
Posts: 3,789
Wow, there are so many. Here are a few specifically for Pokemon Red, Blue, and Yellow:

Missingno

Missingo is glitch shared in Pokémon Red , Blue and Yellow. It is a dual-type Bird/Normal glitch. There are actually different forms of missingno. First are the Red and Blue noram forms, whcich look like this:


Next, is the Y form which is this

The Y form is dual typed normal/normal.

Missingno also has a Kabutops fossil form, Aerodactyl fossil form and Ghost form. To catch Missigno you must make sure your name is Ash. Talk to the old man in Viridian City, and tell him you are not in a hurry(choose "no"). After, fly to Cinnabar Island and surf along the coastline. You will find a MissingNo or "M". Tbh, it's kind of creepy at first.

Mew is under the Truck
The was probably he most famous rumor on how to get Mew back in the day. Regardless it was only a rumor and did not work. When you're in Vermilion City, you must trade with a friend without talking to the captain of the S.S. Anne, thus preventing the ship from leaving. Continue on with the game until you get HM03 (Surf) and HM04 (Strength). Return to the S.S. Anne and surf to a little area to the right. You will see a truck (this part is true). The speculation is that you'll get Mew if you use Strength to mpve the truck.

Level 49 Magikarp
First, you must put a Magikarp in the daycare without letting it get any experience points or items used on it. Then, run around until it gets to level 49 (this can get annoying). Retrieve the Magikarp from the daycare lady and level it up once more with a Rare Candy. Instead of evolving into Gyarados, it'll evolve into Mew!

Bill' Secret Garden
Supposedly there is a way to get into Bill's "secret" garden. The first thing you have to do is get a starter pokemon play the game until you are allowed to trade, trade that to another game, then repeat to get the other two. Then trade them all back so you have 1 bulbausar, 1 charmander, and 1 squirtle. Then you play the game until you get to the electric plant, stopping those three characters from evolving so they stay in their stage 1. In the electric plant you capture elctrobuzz and go directly to Bill's house and avoid all the trainers and run from all battles. Move Electabuzz to your leader and have the 3 others following and 2 empty spaces.

Then you go into Bill's house and go to the back wall and supposedly hit A and a door appears after a message saying, the wall sounds hollow. Go through the door and Bill's Garden is there with all the charmander's, bulbusar's, and squirtle's you want. Then in the back of the garden there's a rock and when you touch it, mew comes out and attacks you, battle, capture and you have mew. then you have to get out of the garden and save right after you leave Bill's house or mew dies. The ending of this one didn't even make much sense.


Aside that, there are many more rumors from other games such Pokegods, Pikablu, Hidden cities and more. There are always new rumors and creepypastas which enter the Pokemon world on a weekly basis. Many are interesting to read while most are just plain dumb and ridiculous.
__________________
--------------------------
Sisters | Brother | Pairs
--------------------------
Closed Thread
Quick Reply

Sponsored Links
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -8. The time now is 4:40 AM.


Style by Nymphadora, artwork by Sa-Dui.
Like our Facebook Page Follow us on Twitter © 2002 - 2016 The PokéCommunity™, pokecommunity.com.
Pokémon characters and images belong to The Pokémon Company International and Nintendo. This website is in no way affiliated with or endorsed by Nintendo, Creatures, GAMEFREAK, The Pokémon Company or The Pokémon Company International. We just love Pokémon.
All forum styles, their images (unless noted otherwise) and site designs are © 2002 - 2016 The PokéCommunity / PokéCommunity.com.
PokéCommunity™ is a trademark of The PokéCommunity. All rights reserved. Sponsor advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service. User generated content remains the property of its creator.

Acknowledgements
Use of PokéCommunity Assets
vB Optimise by DragonByte Technologies Ltd © 2016.