Viridian City, Kanto (location)

This is the Pokémon Location guide for Viridian City in Kanto.

Choose which generation of games you're playing to see the Pokémon and capture methods.


Generation 4

Surfing

Surfing on water

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Poliwag HGSS MorningDayNight Common 5-10
Poliwhirl HGSS MorningDayNight Uncommon 10

Super Rod

Fishing using the Super Rod

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Poliwag HGSS MorningDayNight Common 40
Magikarp HGSS MorningDayNight Rare 40

Good Rod

Fishing using the Good Rod

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Poliwag HGSS MorningDayNight Common 20
Magikarp HGSS MorningDayNight Common 20

Old Rod

Fishing using the Old Rod

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Magikarp HGSS MorningDayNight Common 10
Poliwag HGSS MorningDayNight Rare 10

Headbutt

Headbutt large trees in the field

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Hoothoot HGSS MorningDayNight Limited 2-19
Ledyba HGSS MorningDayNight Limited 3-7
Spinarak HGSS MorningDayNight Limited 3-7
Pineco HGSS MorningDayNight Limited 2-17
Wurmple HGSS MorningDayNight Limited 2-10 Post-National Dex

Generation 3

Surfing

Surfing on water

Pokémon Games Rarity Levels Details
Psyduck FRLG Common 20-40
Slowpoke FRLG Common 20-40

Super Rod

Fishing using the Super Rod

Pokémon Games Rarity Levels Details
Poliwag FRLG Common 15-25
Poliwhirl FRLG Common 20-30
Gyarados FRLG Uncommon 15-25
Psyduck FRLG Rare 15-35
Slowpoke FRLG Rare 15-35

Good Rod

Fishing using the Good Rod

Pokémon Games Rarity Levels Details
Poliwag FRLG Common 5-15
Goldeen FRLG Uncommon 5-15
Magikarp FRLG Uncommon 5-15

Old Rod

Fishing using the Old Rod

Pokémon Games Rarity Levels Details
Magikarp FRLG Common 5

Generation 2

Surfing

Surfing on water

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Poliwag GSC MorningDayNight Common 5-14
Poliwhirl GSC MorningDayNight Uncommon 10-14

Super Rod

Fishing using the Super Rod

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Poliwag GSC MorningDayNight Common 40
Poliwhirl GSC MorningDayNight Uncommon 40
Magikarp GSC MorningDayNight Uncommon 40

Good Rod

Fishing using the Good Rod

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Poliwag GSC MorningDayNight Common 20
Magikarp GSC MorningDayNight Common 20

Old Rod

Fishing using the Old Rod

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Magikarp GSC MorningDayNight Common 10
Poliwag GSC MorningDayNight Uncommon 10

Generation 1

Super Rod

Fishing using the Super Rod

Pokémon Games Rarity Levels Details
Poliwag RBY Common 15
Tentacool RBY Common 15
Poliwag RBY Common 5-15

Good Rod

Fishing using the Good Rod

Pokémon Games Rarity Levels Details
Poliwag RBY Common 10
Goldeen RBY Common 10

Old Rod

Fishing using the Old Rod

Pokémon Games Rarity Levels Details
Magikarp RBY Common 5