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

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

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?". We've put together guides ranking the starters in each generation, but there are a few simple tips you can remember to help you make this decision for yourself. Next time you're … Continue reading 4 Tips to Choose the Right Starter for your Nuzlocke challenge