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Can you find new Pokemon if you have a specific GBA game inserted in your DS?

3 votes

I read on a website (I'm pretty sure it was on Serebii) that if you have a GBA Pokemon game in your DS while you're in certain places in DPP that different Pokemon will come. Is it true, because I almost always play with my Sapphire in, and no new Pokemon came?

asked Aug 2, 2010 by ThatSassyGirlx89
retagged Jun 19, 2012
Now you can get an arcanine.
EDIT: if you have fire red I think.

3 Answers

1 vote

If you put in EMERALD, I know you can get the rare pokemon that are in the special area of the Safari Zone (Pineco, Teddiursa, etc.) I'm not sure about other versions, though.

answered Apr 11, 2011 by Swampert44
1 vote

I know this is a fairly old question, but this link gives exact details
For Diamond/pearl
http://serebii.net/diamondpearl/gbapokemon.shtml
For Platinum
http://serebii.net/platinum/gbainsertion.shtml

answered Jan 12, 2013 by hyper beam
reshown Jan 12, 2013 by trachy
0 votes

Yep, certain version-exclusive Pokemon, such as Growlithe Vulpix, Caterpie, Weedle, Mawile, Sableye, and even Shuckle, will appear if you put in their respective game!

answered Aug 3, 2010 by ~-~WILL~-~
edited Aug 3, 2010 by ~-~WILL~-~