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{{Infobox Game
|Name = Pokémon Yellow
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|Picture = [[File:Pokemon Yellow.jpg|200px]]
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| border color = c08744
|publisher = Nintendo
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| background color 2 = dfa22f
|developer = Game Freak
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| border color 2 = af843f
|category = RPG
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| video game title = Pokémon Yellow Version
|player# = 1-2 Players
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| japanese title = {{tt|ポケットモンスター ピカチュウ|Poketto Monsutā Pikachū}}
|ESRB = E for Everyone
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| image = Pokemon Yellow.jpg
|release-date-japan = September 12, 1998
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| caption = Pokémon Yellow box art cover.
|release-date-north-america = October 1, 1999
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| generation = [[Generation I]]
|release-date-europe = June 16, 2000
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| players = 2 players
|release-date-australia = September 3, 1999
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| platform = Gameboy
|platform = Game Boy
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| category = RPG
|region = Kanto}}
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| developer = Game Freak
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| publisher = Nintendo
'''''Pokémon Yellow: Special Pikachu Edition''''', simply referred to as '''''Pokémon Yellow''''', is the third installment in the international ''[[Pokémon]]'' franchise and the fourth in the Japan releases. It is only for GB. ''Pokémon Yellow'' is notable as it is the first of the series to allow Pokémon to walk alongside the player character, as well as having an {{Type
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| japanese release date = September 12, 1998
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| north america release date = October 1, 1999
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| european release date = June 16, 2000
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| south korean release date = N/A
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| australian release date = September 3, 1999
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| cero = N/A
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| esrb = E
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| acb = G
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| oflc = G8+
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| pegi = 3
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| grb = N/A
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| japanese image = Pokemon Yellow JP.PNG
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| japanese caption = Pokémon Yellow Japanese box art cover.
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}}
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'''''Pokémon Yellow: Special Pikachu Edition''''', simply referred to as '''''Pokémon Yellow''''', is the third instalment in the international ''[[Pokémon]]'' franchise and the fourth in the Japan releases. It is only for GB. ''Pokémon Yellow'' is notable as it is the first of the series to allow Pokémon to walk alongside the player character, as well as having an {{Type
 
|2 = Electric
 
|2 = Electric
 
|1 = Electric
 
|1 = Electric
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''Pokémon Yellow'' is very similar to its predecessors, using the same locations and sequences of them, however, ''Pokémon Yellow'' expands upon the basis of the original pair to become more similar to the [[Pokémon Anime|anime series]]. Much like [[Ash Ketchum]]'s adventures in the [[Kanto]] region, the player character begins the game with a [[Pikachu]], who grows more fond of the character over time and refuses to return to its [[Poké Ball]], and has frequent run-ins with [[Jessie (anime)|Jessie]], [[James (anime)|James]] and [[Team Rocket's Meowth|Meowth]]. Additionally, the starter Pokémon of the original pair, [[Bulbasaur]], [[Charmander]] and [[Squirtle]], can all be found in-game. Charmander is received from a poor trainer, Bulbasaur is received from nurses and Squirtle is received from [[Officer Jenny]] after defeating [[Lt. Surge]] in the [[Vermillion City]] [[Vermilion City Gym|gym]].
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''Pokémon Yellow'' is very similar to its predecessors, using the same locations and sequences of them, however, ''Pokémon Yellow'' expands upon the basis of the original pair to become more similar to the [[Pokémon Anime|anime series]]. Much like [[Ash Ketchum]]'s adventures in the [[Kanto]] region, the player character begins the game with a [[Pikachu]] at the beginning of the game when you leave home and walk to the small grass Oak will intercept you but instead you will be attacked by a wild Pikachu, Oak catches the Pikachu, and you get taken to the lab, but instead of getting the Eevee, your rival pushes you out of the way and gets Eevee, so Oak gives you Pikachu instead, Pikachu grows more fond of the character over time and refuses to return to its [[Poké Ball]], and has frequent run-ins with [[Jessie (anime)|Jessie]], [[James (anime)|James]] and [[Team Rocket's Meowth|Meowth]]. Additionally, the starter Pokémon of the original pair, [[Bulbasaur]], [[Charmander]] and [[Squirtle]], can all be found in-game. Charmander is received from a poor trainer in the areas north of [[Nugget Bridge]] in [[Cerulean City]], Bulbasaur is received from nurses in [[Cerulean City]] and Squirtle is received from [[Officer Jenny]] after defeating [[Lt. Surge]] in the [[Vermillion City]] [[Vermilion City Gym|gym]].
   
 
==Gym Leaders==
 
==Gym Leaders==
 
 
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{|style="width:550px; text-align:center; color:#000; font-size:8pt" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"
| style="background-color:#E6DDB9"|[[File:Brock(Y)Sprite.png]]<br />[[File:Boulderbadge.png|right|40px]][[Brock (Game)|Brock]]<br />[[File:Type_Rock.gif]]<br />[[Pewter City]]
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| style="background-color:#E6DDB9"|[[File:Brock(Y)Sprite.png]]<br />[[File:Boulderbadge.png|right|40px]][[Brock (game)|Brock]]<br />[[File:Type Rock.gif]]<br />[[Pewter City]]
| style="background-color:#9BB8FE"|[[File:Misty(Y)Sprite.png]]<br />[[File:Cascadebadge.png|right|30px]][[Misty (Game)|Misty]]<br />[[File:Type_Water.gif]]<br />[[Cerulean City]]
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| style="background-color:#9BB8FE"|[[File:Misty(Y)Sprite.png]]<br />[[File:Cascadebadge.png|right|30px]][[Misty (game)|Misty]]<br />[[File:Type Water.gif]]<br />[[Cerulean City]]
| style="background-color:#FCEEB6"|[[File:Lt._Surge(Y)Sprite.png]]<br />[[File:Thunderbadge.png|right|40px]][[Lt. Surge]]<br />[[File:Type_Electric.gif]]<br />[[Vermilion City]]
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| style="background-color:#FCEEB6"|[[File:Lt. Surge(Y)Sprite.png]]<br />[[File:Thunderbadge.png|right|40px]][[Lt. Surge]]<br />[[File:Type Electric.gif]]<br />[[Vermilion City]]
| style="background-color:#ACEA8C"|[[File:Erika(Y)Sprite.png]]<br />[[File:Rainbowbadge.png|right|40px]][[Erika]]<br />[[File:Type_Grass.gif]]<br />[[Celadon City]]
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| style="background-color:#ACEA8C"|[[File:Erika(Y)Sprite.png]]<br />[[File:Rainbowbadge.png|right|40px]][[Erika]]<br />[[File:Type Grass.gif]]<br />[[Celadon City]]
 
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| style="background-color:#D878D8"|[[File:Koga(Y)Sprite.png]]<br />[[File:Soulbadge.png|right|40px]][[Koga]]<br />[[File:Type_Poison.gif]]<br />[[Fuchsia City]]
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| style="background-color:#D878D8"|[[File:Koga(Y)Sprite.png]]<br />[[File:Soulbadge.png|right|40px]][[Koga]]<br />[[File:Type Poison.gif]]<br />[[Fuchsia City]]
| style="background-color:#F99CB8"|[[File:Sabrina(Y)Sprite.png]]<br />[[File:Marshbadge.png|right|40px]][[Sabrina]]<br />[[File:Type_Psychic.gif]]<br />[[Saffron City]]
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| style="background-color:#F99CB8"|[[File:Sabrina(Y)Sprite.png]]<br />[[File:Marshbadge.png|right|40px]][[Sabrina]]<br />[[File:Type Psychic.gif]]<br />[[Saffron City]]
| style="background-color:#F9D2B6"|[[File:Blaine(Y)Sprite.png]]<br />[[File:Volcanobadge.png|right|40px]][[Blaine]]<br />[[File:Type_Fire.gif]]<br />[[Cinnabar Island]]
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| style="background-color:#F9D2B6"|[[File:Blaine(Y)Sprite.png]]<br />[[File:Volcanobadge.png|right|40px]][[Blaine]]<br />[[File:Type Fire.gif]]<br />[[Cinnabar Island]]
| style="background-color:#F8DD92"|[[File:Giovanni(Y)Sprite.png]]<br />[[File:Earthbadge.png|right|40px]][[Giovanni]]<br />[[File:Type_Ground.gif]]<br />[[Viridian City]]
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| style="background-color:#F8DD92"|[[File:Giovanni(Y)Sprite.png]]<br />[[File:Earthbadge.png|right|40px]][[Giovanni]]<br />[[File:Type Ground.gif]]<br />[[Viridian City]]
 
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|}
   
 
==Elite Four and Champion==
 
==Elite Four and Champion==
 
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{|style="width:550px; text-align:center; color:#000; font-size:8pt" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"
| style="background-color:#BDF3F3"|[[File:Lorelei(GenI)Sprite.png]]<br />[[Lorelei]]<br />[[File:Type_Ice.gif]]
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| style="background-color:#BDF3F3"|[[File:Lorelei(GenI)Sprite.png]]<br />[[Lorelei]]<br />[[File:Type Ice.gif]]
| style="background-color:#E5524A"|[[File:Bruno(Y)Sprite.png]]<br />[[Bruno]]<br />[[File:Type_Fighting.gif]]
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| style="background-color:#E5524A"|[[File:Bruno(Y)Sprite.png]]<br />[[Bruno]]<br />[[File:Type Fighting.gif]]
| style="background-color:#A18DC4"|[[File:Agatha(Y)Sprite.png]]<br />[[Agatha]]<br />[[File:Type_Ghost.gif]]
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| style="background-color:#A18DC4"|[[File:Agatha(Y)Sprite.png]]<br />[[Agatha]]<br />[[File:Type Ghost.gif]]
| style="background-color:#9F77FF"|[[File:Lance(Y)Sprite.png]]<br />[[Lance]]<br />[[File:Type_Dragon.gif]]
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| style="background-color:#9F77FF"|[[File:Lance(Y)Sprite.png]]<br />[[Lance]]<br />[[File:Type Dragon.gif]]
| style="background-color:#9DC1B7"|[[File:Blue3(Y)Sprite.png]]<br />[[Blue (game)|Blue]]<br />[[File:Type_???.gif]]
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| style="background-color:#9DC1B7"|[[File:Blue3(Y)Sprite.png]]<br />[[Blue (game)|Blue]]<br />[[File:Type ???.gif]]
 
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== Walkthrough ==
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== Trivia ==
 
== Trivia ==
 
* ''Pokémon Yellow'' is the first game in the series to have only one starter Pokémon.
 
* ''Pokémon Yellow'' is the first game in the series to have only one starter Pokémon.
* ''Pokémon Yellow'' is the only game to have a pure {{Type|Electric}}-type Pokémon as the version mascot.
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* ''Pokémon Yellow'' is the only pokemon version game to have a pure {{Type|Electric}}-type Pokémon as the version mascot.
 
* ''Pokémon Yellow'' is the only game to have a starter Pokémon that needs an [[Evolution Stone]] to evolve.
 
* ''Pokémon Yellow'' is the only game to have a starter Pokémon that needs an [[Evolution Stone]] to evolve.
 
* It is impossible to complete the Pokédex without doing [[Mew Glitch#The Mew Glitch|the Mew Glitch]].
 
* It is impossible to complete the Pokédex without doing [[Mew Glitch#The Mew Glitch|the Mew Glitch]].
 
* The gym leaders' Pokémon's levels in'' Pokémon Yellow '' are generally higher than those in ''Pokémon Red/Blue.''
 
* The gym leaders' Pokémon's levels in'' Pokémon Yellow '' are generally higher than those in ''Pokémon Red/Blue.''
*''Pokémon Yellow'' is the first game to feature your starter following the player, the second being [[Pokémon HeartGold and SoulSilver]].
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*''Pokémon Yellow'' is the first game to feature your starter following the player, the second being ''[[Pokémon HeartGold and SoulSilver]].''
 
* ''Pokémon Yellow'' is the only game where [[Pikachu]] won't evolve, the only way to make it evolve is to trade it, evolve it, then send it back to Yellow.
 
* ''Pokémon Yellow'' is the only game where [[Pikachu]] won't evolve, the only way to make it evolve is to trade it, evolve it, then send it back to Yellow.
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* During the game, you are able to obtain [[Bulbasaur]], [[Charmander]], and [[Squirtle]] in different locations, so you are truly able to complete your Pokédex.
{{Maingame}} During the game, you are able to obtain [[Bulbasaur]], [[Charmander]], and [[Squirtle]] in different locations, so you are truly able to complete your Pokédex.
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* It's very hard kicking off your game as the first Gym Leader is Brock and he has ground/rock type Pokémon. This, of course, is only a problem unless you're not clever enough to travel into the grass and catch yourself a [[Nidoran]], which knows Double Kick.
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* It is the very first game to have color in it, despise the software being released for the oringinal Game Boy and not Game Boy Color.
[[es:Pokémon Amarillo]]
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{{Maingame}}
 
[[Category:Pokémon Games]]
 
[[Category:Pokémon Games]]
 
[[Category:Generation I]]
 
[[Category:Generation I]]

Latest revision as of 22:35, February 18, 2014

Pokémon Yellow Version
ポケットモンスター ピカチュウ
Pokemon Yellow
Pokémon Yellow box art cover.
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Game Information
Generation Generation I
Players 2 players
Platform Gameboy
Category RPG
Developer Game Freak
Publisher Nintendo
Game Information
Japan September 12, 1998
North America October 1, 1999
Europe June 16, 2000
South Korea N/A
Australia September 3, 1999
Ratings
CERO N/A
ESRB E
ACB G
OFLC G8+
PEGI 3
GRB N/A
Pokemon Yellow JP
Pokémon Yellow Japanese box art cover.
[[File:{{{japanese image 2}}}|200px]]
{{{japanese caption 2}}}

Pokémon Yellow: Special Pikachu Edition, simply referred to as Pokémon Yellow, is the third instalment in the international Pokémon franchise and the fourth in the Japan releases. It is only for GB. Pokémon Yellow is notable as it is the first of the series to allow Pokémon to walk alongside the player character, as well as having an Electric-type Pokémon being the starter Pokémon, as opposed to a Water-type, Fire-type, or Grass-type,

Pokémon Yellow is very similar to its predecessors, using the same locations and sequences of them, however, Pokémon Yellow expands upon the basis of the original pair to become more similar to the anime series. Much like Ash Ketchum's adventures in the Kanto region, the player character begins the game with a Pikachu at the beginning of the game when you leave home and walk to the small grass Oak will intercept you but instead you will be attacked by a wild Pikachu, Oak catches the Pikachu, and you get taken to the lab, but instead of getting the Eevee, your rival pushes you out of the way and gets Eevee, so Oak gives you Pikachu instead, Pikachu grows more fond of the character over time and refuses to return to its Poké Ball, and has frequent run-ins with Jessie, James and Meowth. Additionally, the starter Pokémon of the original pair, Bulbasaur, Charmander and Squirtle, can all be found in-game. Charmander is received from a poor trainer in the areas north of Nugget Bridge in Cerulean City, Bulbasaur is received from nurses in Cerulean City and Squirtle is received from Officer Jenny after defeating Lt. Surge in the Vermillion City gym.

Gym LeadersEdit

Brock(Y)Sprite
Boulderbadge
Brock
Type Rock
Pewter City
Misty(Y)Sprite
Cascadebadge
Misty
Type Water
Cerulean City
Lt. Surge(Y)Sprite
Thunderbadge
Lt. Surge
Type Electric
Vermilion City
Erika(Y)Sprite
Rainbow Badge
Erika
Type Grass
Celadon City
Koga(Y)Sprite
Soulbadge
Koga
Type Poison
Fuchsia City
Sabrina(Y)Sprite
Marshbadge
Sabrina
Type Psychic
Saffron City
Blaine(Y)Sprite
Volcanobadge
Blaine
Type Fire
Cinnabar Island
Giovanni(Y)Sprite
Earthbadge
Giovanni
Type Ground
Viridian City

Elite Four and ChampionEdit

Lorelei(GenI)Sprite
Lorelei
Type Ice
Bruno(Y)Sprite
Bruno
Type Fighting
Agatha(Y)Sprite
Agatha
Type Ghost
Lance(Y)Sprite
Lance
Type Dragon
Blue3(Y)Sprite
Blue
Type ???

Walkthrough Edit

Trivia Edit

  • Pokémon Yellow is the first game in the series to have only one starter Pokémon.
  • Pokémon Yellow is the only pokemon version game to have a pure Electric-type Pokémon as the version mascot.
  • Pokémon Yellow is the only game to have a starter Pokémon that needs an Evolution Stone to evolve.
  • It is impossible to complete the Pokédex without doing the Mew Glitch.
  • The gym leaders' Pokémon's levels in Pokémon Yellow are generally higher than those in Pokémon Red/Blue.
  • Pokémon Yellow is the first game to feature your starter following the player, the second being Pokémon HeartGold and SoulSilver.
  • Pokémon Yellow is the only game where Pikachu won't evolve, the only way to make it evolve is to trade it, evolve it, then send it back to Yellow.
  • During the game, you are able to obtain Bulbasaur, Charmander, and Squirtle in different locations, so you are truly able to complete your Pokédex.
  • It's very hard kicking off your game as the first Gym Leader is Brock and he has ground/rock type Pokémon. This, of course, is only a problem unless you're not clever enough to travel into the grass and catch yourself a Nidoran, which knows Double Kick.
  • It is the very first game to have color in it, despise the software being released for the oringinal Game Boy and not Game Boy Color.
Main game series
Generation I Red and Green(Japan)
Red and Blue(International)
Yellow
Generation II Gold and Silver
Crystal
Generation III Ruby and Sapphire
FireRed and LeafGreen
Emerald
Generation IV Diamond and Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold and SoulSilver
Generation V Black and White
Black and White2
Generation VI X and Y

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