Easiest (and Hardest) Pokémon Games to Nuzlocke Tier List

When it comes to Nuzlocking, not every Pokémon game is created equal. We rank the Pokémon games from easiest to hardest for the Nuzlocke 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

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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)

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 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

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. An updated FireRed/LeafGreen … Continue reading Pokémon FireRed/LeafGreen Nuzlocke Tier List: All Pokémon Ranked