A guide to picking the best Pokémon game for your first Nuzlocke challenge, with unique recommendations for every type of player and level of challenge!
Pokémon Black/White Nuzlocke Tier List – Pokémon Ranked
Pokémon Black and White introduced players to the Unova region, and, for the first time in series history, a brand new Pokédex with no returning Pokémon from previous games. Because of this, Black and White present a unique experience - and a unique challenge - for would-be Nuzlockers. The fresh Pokédex means players can't rely … Continue reading Pokémon Black/White Nuzlocke Tier List – Pokémon Ranked
Pokémon FireRed/LeafGreen Nuzlocke Tier List (2023 Update)
Preparing for a Nuzlocke challenge in Pokémon FireRed or LeafGreen? Curious to know which Pokémon are deserving of one of your precious team slots as you tackle this challenge? Then take a look at our FireRed/LeafGreen tier list, newly updated for 2023! Long-time Nuzlocke University readers might remember our previous FR/LG tier list, put together … Continue reading Pokémon FireRed/LeafGreen Nuzlocke Tier List (2023 Update)
Ranking the Best Starter Pokémon in Brilliant Diamond/Shining Pearl
Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl are here, and with it our Nuzlocke rankings of the three starter Pokémon! Which starter can you build the best team around to ensure success in your Nuzlocke challenge?
Pokémon Red and Blue Nuzlocke Tier List: All Pokémon Ranked
With only the original 151 Pokémon available, which are worth a spot on your team? All generation one Pokémon ranked by Nuzlocke viability.
Pokémon Platinum Nuzlocke Tier List: Pokémon Ranked
With all the different Pokémon available in the Sinnoh region, which ones are the most useful in the Nuzlocke challenge? We've attempted to answer that question with this tier list, ranking most of the Pokémon in the region (legendary Pokémon and a few others have been omitted) according to their viability. This tier list takes … Continue reading Pokémon Platinum Nuzlocke Tier List: Pokémon Ranked
Pokémon Sword & Shield Starter Rankings: Nuzlocke Edition
Pokémon Sword and Shield introduced players to the UK-inspired Galar region, and to plenty of new Pokémon, including three new starters. As always, which Pokémon you choose to start your journey with will have a big impact on your experience, and this is especially true in a Nuzlocke challenge where team composition can be unpredictable. … Continue reading Pokémon Sword & Shield Starter Rankings: Nuzlocke Edition
Best Pokémon Game to Nuzlocke – Rankings
This article was written by Reddit user u/thisismydecoyaccount. What’s the best game to Nuzlocke? The only real consensus out there on the best Pokémon game is that there is no best Pokémon game. There are too many differing opinions on Pokémon design, region, gameplay mechanics and visuals, and with nostalgia playing a major role, there’s … Continue reading Best Pokémon Game to Nuzlocke – Rankings
Ranking the top Starter Pokémon in Pokémon Emerald: Nuzlocke Edition
Pokémon Ruby, Sapphire, and Emerald introduced players to the Hoenn region, along with a collection of new Pokémon and, of course, three new starter Pokémon. The original games of generation three, Ruby and Sapphire, have slight differences in gameplay and important battles compared to one another and to their successor, Pokémon Emerald. This guide will … Continue reading Ranking the top Starter Pokémon in Pokémon Emerald: Nuzlocke Edition
Pokémon Emerald Nuzlocke Tier List: Pokémon Ranked
With all the different Pokémon available in the Hoenn region, which ones are the most useful in the Nuzlocke challenge? We've attempted to answer that question with this tier list, ranking most of the Pokémon in the region (legendary Pokémon and Pokémon obtainable only in Ruby or Sapphire are not included) according to their viability. … Continue reading Pokémon Emerald Nuzlocke Tier List: Pokémon Ranked