Start Your Pokémon Adventure!

If you’re new to the world of Pokémon, here are a few basic tips for you to learn.

In the Pokémon Black Version and Pokémon White Version games, you become a Pokémon Trainer at the beginning of his or her grand adventure. You’ll visit many places and discover countless Pokémon across the Unova region. Your objective is to catch and train Pokémon to battle and become the Pokémon League Champion. Along the way, you’ll encounter many people and events that take you on even more amazing adventures!

Choose a Pokémon!

At the beginning of your journey, you’ll choose one of three Pokémon—Snivy, Tepig, or Oshawott. Plus, you’ll be given a small stock of Poké Balls so you can catch more Pokémon and begin to build your party. It’s best to have a diverse set of Pokémon in your party so that you can be ready to battle any other Pokémon you meet!

Beat the Gym Leaders!

You have two goals as a Pokémon Trainer. Your first is to challenge all of the Pokémon Gym Leaders in the Unova region to become the Pokémon League Champion. This won’t be easy—the Gym Leaders are some of the strongest Trainers around. Plus, you’ll have to battle plenty of other Trainers as you progress from one Gym to the next.

Complete the Pokédex!

Your second goal is to see every Pokémon in the Unova region to complete your Pokédex. The Pokédex is a record of all the Pokémon you’ve seen—it displays the Pokémon’s type, location, and whether you’ve already caught it, among other things.

Explore the rest of the site to discover even more Pokémon, to meet new friends and foes, and to begin your adventure in Pokémon Black Version and Pokémon White Version!

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