Bored? Burnt-out? 6 Tips to Recapture the Fun of Nuzlockes

Many long-time Nuzlockers have been there. Imagine - it's been a while since your last Nuzlocke challenge, and you feel the itch to start a new run. You boot up your favorite Pokémon game, pick your starter, and play through the first few routes. For a while, all is well, and you have a blast … Continue reading Bored? Burnt-out? 6 Tips to Recapture the Fun of Nuzlockes

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

Five Things I Learned from Nuzlocking Every Main-Series Pokémon Game: Generation One

Written by Reddit user u/ross_spotted I’ve set out somewhat of a Pokéathlon for myself. I started this project in early March of 2020, and after some heavy procrastination have come quite far. I’m in the process of doing a standard Nuzlocke for every single main-series title. I’m doing these all on hard copies so that … Continue reading Five Things I Learned from Nuzlocking Every Main-Series Pokémon Game: Generation One

Pokémon FireRed/LeafGreen Nuzlocke Tier List: All Pokémon Ranked

The following tier list, which ranks all Pokémon available in FireRed and LeafGreen versions according to their viability in a Nuzlocke run, was provided by Reddit user u/samurott1 with permission. The original post can be viewed on Reddit here. This is version 6.0 of this tier list, updated on December 4, 2020. u/samurott1's tier list … Continue reading Pokémon FireRed/LeafGreen Nuzlocke Tier List: All Pokémon Ranked

Ranking the Top Starter Pokémon in FireRed and LeafGreen: Nuzlocke Edition

Pokémon FireRed and LeafGreen introduced players to an updated version of the Kanto region, which brought graphical changes, additional features, and, most importantly, new mechanics. We've ranked the best starters in Red and Blue already, but the remakes are different enough to warrant their own rankings. Will their rankings stay consistent, or are the changes … Continue reading Ranking the Top Starter Pokémon in FireRed and LeafGreen: Nuzlocke Edition

Ranking the top Starter Pokémon in Generation One: Nuzlocke Edition

Few choices in a Pokémon game are as exciting as picking your very first Pokémon companion. Which starter you choose can have a big impact on the type of team you'll build and how your playthrough will go, and nowhere is this more true than in the Nuzlocke challenge. With the stakes and the challenge … Continue reading Ranking the top Starter Pokémon in Generation One: Nuzlocke Edition

4 Tips to Choose the Right Starter for your Nuzlocke challenge

It's one of the first questions you'll face as you set out on your Nuzlocke journey: "which starter should I pick for this game?". Which starter is "best" varies each generation, but there are a few simple tips you can remember to help you make this decision for yourself no matter which Pokémon game you're … Continue reading 4 Tips to Choose the Right Starter for your Nuzlocke challenge