I've just started a play through of Pokemon gold after beating Pokemon yellow and i pick chikorita as he was the original i pick on my very first play through of gold in 1999. on my way from prof elm's lab to Mr Pokemon's house i trained up my chikorita aswell as picking up the the map card from cherry grove and picking up the free berry's Along the way After Reciving the odd egg and pokedex from Mr Pokemon and prof oak i proceed back to new bark town after receiving Prof elm's phone call. Battle my rival just outside of Cherry grove and wiped the floor with useing my lvl 11 chikorita. Then proceeded to name my rival Kail (After my best friend who got me into Pokemon with Red) gave elm the odd egg and received 5 pokeballs from his assistantand proceed to cherry grove where i bought 16 more pokeballs and start catching and traing some pokemon.
Chikorita lvl 10
HootHoot lvl 10
Rattata lvl 10
Sentret lvl 10
ATM i'm just out side of violet city training up to beat Faulkner and the Bellsprout tower in the process i've caught a Caterpie,Zubat,Geodude,Bellsprout and Dunsparse Just more lvl grinding to all lvl 15 to go, on a side note i have forgotten how good the 2nd gen is and why it's my favorite over all the nostalgia is strong lol
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