None of them. A nuzlocke run is only hard depending on what rules you follow and what restrictions you place on yourself. The game you do it in doesnt matter. --- Pokemon Platinum FC:3696-5670-3738 Member of the NCG guild.Requests done:111.
#3NukeleoPosted 10/11/2010 12:49:13 AM
My vote goes to Pearl or Diamond. Neither of them are particularly forgiving in the "variety of available doods" department. --- Official Wanderer of the Distinguished Order of Pokemon Veterans FC: David, 3825-0747-5451
#4KeybladeRYNO666Posted 10/11/2010 2:41:49 PM
Apparently Platinum's the hardest. --- I ain't licking the sig of a Keyblade that can Rip You a New One (RYNO) and is evil (666)-WiiIsTheChamp People who licks my sig: 48
#5RunitePosted 10/11/2010 4:02:22 PM
Not Platinum. Platinum's easier than D/P, and you can get an early Gible which basically wtfpwns the game balance.
Also, no PKMN game is hard under any circumstances, unless you have a rule which prevents you from powerleveling.
I once did a proof-of-concept Charmander solo in FireRed, with the following rules:
- no trading - no items in battle, including held items - only Scratch and Ember
It was easy. I was level 40 before I got to Viridian City for the first time.
#6KeybladeRYNO666Posted 10/11/2010 4:10:55 PM
Of course grinding forvever makes it easy. Look at all the solo runs running around. One of my rules for Nuzlocke is no grinding to a higher level than the next Gym Leader's strongest mon. --- I ain't licking the sig of a Keyblade that can Rip You a New One (RYNO) and is evil (666)-WiiIsTheChamp People who licks my sig: 48
#7RunitePosted 10/11/2010 4:26:33 PM
Ah. Well, in that case, it's probably Platinum.
The way Platinum nerfed difficulty was lowering enemy levels, but some movesets are harder to compensate. If you level-match in D/P, you'll find it relatively easy. Level-matching in Platinum could be more interesting.
That or Yellow, because you could conceivably end up with no way past Brock.
#8RunitePosted 10/11/2010 4:27:41 PM
I should probably back up that last sentence.
Pikachu/Pidgey/Rattata/Weedle/Pidgey is a perfectly viable team. If you end up with a bad catch west of Viridian and a bad catch in Viridian Forest, you're effectively screwed.
#9RockoisonSaturnPosted 10/11/2010 4:43:59 PM
Yellow didn't have Weedle in it. Caterpie. --- I don't think I'm missing out on life because mine is circumcised. It looks more streamlined and professional anyways Kev79x