To those folks who have HG/SS where can you find a Houndour in the game? How early (and no I don't want to trade one in). Also what is the choice of fire pokemon that the game provides... is it batter then what it used to be? I'm asking because I will not be taking a Cyindaquil (not a fan).
#2miamiheatballa3Posted 9/12/2009 8:34:26 AM
I'm not sure if it's changed but in GSC the earliest you could get one is in Kanto in the small route east of Celadon at night. --- Platinum FC: 3781 4896 9585 (use this one unless specified) Diamond FC: 2492 9526 8359
#3OMG_manbearpigPosted 9/12/2009 9:37:51 AM
G/S/C had a pretty good selection of Fire Pokemon regardless.. it was D/P that sucked at it..
Anyway, I'd also like to know the answer to this question considering that Murkrow/Misdreavus can be found in the Safari Zone, Sneasel is in the Ice Cave, and Larvitar swarms in the Dark Cave.. I really hope Houndour is in Johto this time around. --- You lost The Game
#4MilsoPosted 9/12/2009 9:44:07 AM
It's the same as before, you can't catch Houndour until Celadon. --- rawr
#5supermario8888(Topic Creator)Posted 9/12/2009 11:52:28 AM
That sucks that they kept it the same. It means that we will be stuck with a Growlithe till Cerulean City.
#6vital_tundraPosted 9/12/2009 11:55:56 AM
they should of put hound/larvi/krow/mis in jhoto, and certain others in kanto --- I wish Blastoise was my dad. He wouldn't beat my mom like what her boyfriend, Johnny does. If Blastoise was my Dad things would be differernt around here.
#7SilentWandererPosted 9/12/2009 11:56:44 AM
Or you can trade for a Houndour. --- ---[Insert signature here]---
#8hinodePosted 9/12/2009 12:46:13 PM
Magmar is your best bet for a fire type in this game, assuming you don't pick Cyndaquil and don't intend on using Ho-oh or Entei. It's available in the Burnt Tower like in GS.
You'll need luck to get a Fire Stone before Kanto, and Magmar is a lot better than Growlithe or Vulpix.
#9Ubergeneral3Posted 9/12/2009 2:02:40 PM
out of curiousity can you evovle magmar before you get the national dex? --- Samerle 70 F human mage. Time to 70 30 days, 9 hours, 2 minutes, 31 seconds. Server Shandris
#10imranismPosted 9/12/2009 2:23:34 PM
If you have the Magmizer (fff I probably spelled that wrong. ><). I don't think it'll be available 'til afterward though since it isn't in the Johto dex. You can always trade for it though? --- [Platinum FC] Blue / 5112-9378-0601