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Never really played any Gen 3 game... did I miss anything?

#21SP_WesPosted 3/8/2013 10:37:12 PM
Playing through Gen III (Sapphire) right now.

You missed:

1) Some nice Gym Battles
2) A very wet map.
3) A really annoying bike system.

A few of my favourite Pokemon come from Gen III, so I won't rag on the designs too much. But I'm right there with you on how dumb the starters look.
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#22EstheimasterPosted 3/8/2013 10:41:02 PM
wackyteen posted...
At the very least, play Colosseum.

Or, at the very very least, play XD: Gale of Darkness.


Yes, these were wicked.

I'd say if you're a Pokemon fan, you'd probably enjoy the experience. If you liked Gen IV, there's no reason you shouldn't like Gen III for the basis that it wasn't Kanto/Johto. It was revolutionary in its graphical overhaul, and I think it was pretty great. As said before, I'd get Emerald instead of R/S, because Battle Frontier was amazing. The Battle Frontier was worth it just for the challenge- I still play Emerald just for it.

If you loved Gens I and II, then you'd probably like Leaf Green and Fire Red. It's a good compromise with your favorite old Pokemon.
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