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Pokemon LeafGreen Version

Dear Games Guru, so far I have caught MewTwo. Now where do I go? Does my next quest deal with the seven islands? If so, which island do I go to? Or is it at island 8 or 9? You mentioned getting a diploma on the website and that one would have to capture 386 Pokemon. What is the diploma for? Do you have to capture the 386 Pokemon on one game only? Are there diplomas for each Pokemon game?

Games Guru: I’m not sure where you got MewTwo and exactly where you are in the game. I’m assuming it’s the Level 70 MewTwo in the Cerulean Cave. If that’s the case, you have to defeat the Elite 4 and then complete the Seven Islands quest. You’re able to go to the island quest earlier, but it’s best to do it later

in the game. There, you’ll go to One Island first. Regarding the diploma, you have to capture 386 Pokemon to get it. And, yes, many of the Pokemon games offer diplomas. I hope this helps a little.

I got into Cerulean Cave and defeated Mewtwo, but the cave doesn’t seem to have an end. I think that there might be something else I have to do. Please tell me if there is something I missed, if there is an ending to the cave or where to go next.

Games Guru: You’re pretty much done with this mission. But first, I just want to make sure that you have captured Mewtwo, the most powerful of the Pokemon, with a Master Ball. If you already used it, you can still get him with many Ultra Balls. Once Mewtwo is captured, head back to the port of Vermillion City. From there, you can travel to the final Sevii Island: Quest Island.

I just pushed all the boulders into place in Tanoby Key on Seven Island and I heard a distant rumbling. What can I do now?

Games Guru: You are able to enter a house and to find a king’s rock after moving the boulders. I do not know if you could have done those things before moving them. The noise is from a door opening.

Can you still find Entei when you choose Squirtle as your first Pokemon?

Games Guru: Nope, you Squirtle guys only get Raikou; Entei goes to Bulbasaur owners.

On seven island in the house closest to the bridge, there is a back door blocked by boxes. How do I get past the boxes?

Games Guru: I am pretty sure that I have finished everything on Seven Island, and I do not believe I ever passed through that door. There may be something I don’t know about.

How can I get a Cyndaquil?

Games Guru: Sadly, the only way to get a Cyndaquil in LeafGreen is to trade.

I cannot seem to find the sapphire stone. I know I have to go to the dotting hole and use cut on the small ruin-like house, but I can’t use cut on the door because there is a man blocking it. How do I get rid of the man? plz help me!!

Games Guru: It may be easier than you think. The sapphire stone is in the Team Rocket warehouse on Five Island. Beat the Rockets there and the stone is yours.

At the elite four place, a girl is not letting me through. She says Lorelei of the elite four is absent. How do I go through? I have all 8 badges.

Games Guru: Go to IceFall Cave and have a look around. You never know just whom you might find there…

I got to the dotted hole, but there is a man in front of the door. I know you have to cut the door, but I can’t. How can I make the guy move?

Games Guru: Dotted hole? There are lots of places with Braille writing. Is that what you mean? If so, you will need to find a way to decode the Braille.

I really need to know if I can go to island 4 without beating the elite 4.

Games Guru: You cannot get to Island 4 without beating the Elite 4. If you find out some secret way, please let me know.

I can’t get to the Pokemon league. I can’t get past the boulders. Can you help me? Thanks.

Games Guru: Sure. Give the Hidden Move STRENGTH to one of your Pokemon.

What do I need to do if I have all the Unowns?

Games Guru: Time for a spot of honesty here. I have absolutely no idea what to do with the Unown. I don’t even know how many varieties there are. That’s what makes them so mysterious, I suppose.

Are there codes to get a mew or master ball, and are there Deoxys in the game?

Games Guru: This game has about a million unlockable items and creatures, but there are no codes. As I understand it, you get one master ball unless you want to import more from another cartridge. Also as I understand it, there are Deoxys on Birth Island — Island 9.

I am at Mount Ember and am trying to get the Ruby, but these two Team Rocket grunts won’t move or battle me. I don’t know what to do. Also, can you tell me where to get the Sapphire? Please help me.

Games Guru: You probably need to speak with Celio, the guy in the Pokemon Center on One Island before setting out. Go back and speak with Celio, and the Rockets will gladly fight you.

How do you get the move Rock Crusher?

Games Guru: I am not familiar with Rock Crusher. Are you sure you do not mean HM 6, Rock Smash? You get Rock Smash in a cave on the northern portion of One Island.

How do you get through victory road?

Games Guru: That’s a big task. I can’t give you a “turn left here” and “take these steps” roadmap. I recommend having several escape ropes; six strong Pokemon — one that can break rocks and push rocks and one that can swim; and several revives and lemonades. You will get through; it just may take you an hour or two.

I have 7 gym badges and beat Blaine. When Bill asked if I wanted to go the the Rainbow Islands, I said yes by accident. I need to get back and get the 8th gym badge before I go to Rainbow Island. How do I get off Rainbow Island and go back to Kento region?

Games Guru: You should be able to catch the boat from One Island. If it is not there, check for side quests. As soon as you complete a small side quest, the boat will return.

Is it true that there are islands 8 and 9? If so, can you tell me how to get there? And can you also tell me where to get Mew?

Games Guru: There are indeed nine islands in the Sevii chain. The problem is that to reach them, you need a game code device such as a Gameshark or you need the Mystic Ticket, which you can only obtain by visiting a Nintendo event and downloading it.

I know about catching Mewtwo in that cave, but I never did see Mew.

How do I get into the rockets hideout on island five? I got one code; where’s the other?

Games Guru: You need two “secret codes” to open the warehouse. You will find one password on six islands and the other password on seven island.

Are there any legendary Dogs? If so, how do I get them?

Games Guru: I suppose Entei or Suicune could be considered doglike, but I cannot name a species for them. They are legendary. In order to get a shot at Entei, you need to select Bullbasaur as your first Pokemon. For Suicune, you need to start out with Charmander. Catching them is tough, as they move around.

After you complete the kanto pokedex and get all 150 Pokemons, what do you have to do to get diploma and the hard egg?

Games Guru: Have you really done that? Wow! I have never caught ’em all. To earn the diploma, however, you must catch 386 Pokemon. I do not know anything about the hard egg.

After you’ve given Celio the ruby and sapphire, what are you meant to do?

Games Guru: You can now enter the Cerulean Cave and catch many, many great Pokemon. That is the place where you will find very powerful Pokemon indeed, including ______. No spoilers. Sorry.

I’ve beaten the Elite 4, but I can’t get the ruby. How do I get it?

Games Guru: Beat the Elite 4 and go to Mt. Ember. It is there.

How do you get into Cerulean Cave, and where are Mew and Mewtwo?

Games Guru: Mewtwo is in the Cerulean Cave. To get in, you need to do something impressive: Give Celio the Sapphire he requires.

I’m trying to figure out Braille signs so I can go on in the game. Where can I look them up?

Games Guru: You will find a Braille key in one of the rooms on Mt. Ember.

How do I get to Island 4? Even though I beat the Elete Four, I cannot get to Island 4.

Games Guru: You do not need to get to Island 4 to beat the Elite 4; they are at the end of Victory Road. After you beat the Gym in Veridian City, head west along the road. Make sure you have a Pokemon with surf as well as one that can break rocks and push boulders.

Now that you have all 8 badges, the guards will let you through the various gates and arches all the way north on Victory Road until you come to a cave. This cave is long and filled with tough opponents and wonderfully powerful wild Pokemon that you can catch and add to your collection. Make sure you have herbs, burn heals, revives and everything else you could need to keep your Pokemon going as you find your way through the cave.

Remember, BE PREPARED.

You will find the Elite Four once you find your way through the cave.

I have been having trouble trying to make my Abra as strong as like level 98, and right now it’s about a level 49. When I beat the Elite Four, I’m going to trade it for Mr. Mime from a kid in the game. Would it be better to keep Abra?

Games Guru: If you evolve your Abra up to an Alakazam, it becomes a very good pokemon. Its natural ability is that it does not flinch, making it more reliable in tough fights, and it synchronizes with opponents.

Where do I find the last code to get in the warehouse?

Games Guru: You can learn the second password on Island 6. You will find it deep inside the lair with the Braille signs posted. FYI, the signs say “Cut” in Braille. Cut the door and in you go.

I can’t get where I need to in the Team Rocket Warehouse. Are there any codes to switch the directions of Team Rocket spin pads? I also have fainted Zapdos and then saved my game. Are there codes to bring back legendaries? I am having trouble catching Articuno, and I used my master ball on Moltres. Is there a code to give you more master balls?

Games Guru: Sorry, I have no codes to help you, and that’s just the beginning of the bad news. You get only one master ball, and you should save it to catch Mewtwo at the very end.

Zapdos, Articuno and Moltres are tough to catch. Here’s my suggestion: Get lots of regular poke balls. I find great balls are a complete waste of time. Ultra balls are good, but expensive. So what I do is I get right up to the platform with the legendary pokemon, then I save. Then I wear them down and paralyze them. Then I throw great, ultra and regular poke balls until I run out. (I might have 30 of each kind of poke ball.) I find there is no combination that works every time. It’s just a matter of luck. If I use up my entire inventory, then I click the game off without saving and try again.

As to the spin pads, you need to proceed using the process of elimination. Those teleportation pads are little more than a logic puzzle.

Could you please tell me how I can advance to a new region, such as Johto?

Games Guru: This game takes place in Kanto. Once you become champion, you can go explore the islands.

I’m trying to get to the Pokemon League and find the legendary Pokemon. I can play the game clear to the end, but get stuck when I get to the Pokemon League. I also need help on getting into Cerulean Cave.

Games Guru: The Elite Four in LeafGreen and FireRed are indeed tough. Those of you who want to do this on your own should read no further: There be spoilers ahead, mateys … Argh, LOTS of spoilers.

Your first opponent in the Elite Four has Ice Pokemon. Give her guys a shock and she’ll go away. I recommend using zapdos if you have collected the legendary Pokemon. If not, almost any electric Pokemon will do—just make sure they are level 45 and up.

Your next opponent uses rocks and fighting Pokemon. Guess what? Zapdos will nail these guys, too. Zapdos can’t shock this guy’s two Onix, but he can peck right through them. Otherwise, plant Pokemon and Water Pokemon will do nicely here. Just make sure they’re level 45 or preferably 50.

The third member of the Elite Four uses poison and Ghost Pokemon—two kinds of Pokemon that do not like electricity, water or fire.

The fourth member has dragons and flying Pokemon. These Pokemon do not like electricity, ice or water. Use electricity on the gyrdos and areodactyl. If you have articuno, use the ice beam on the remaining three. You’ll win quickly.

Your last opponent, the mysterious champion, will have pidgeot, alakazam, rhydon, arcanine, executor and either charizard, blastoise or venusaur, depending on which Pokemon you chose at the beginning of the game. You can use fire on pidgeot and executor. Alakazam is fragile, but hit him hard because he does all kinds of damage if you let him hang around. Rhydon does not like water.

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50 Comments on Pokemon LeafGreen Version

  1. how do u beat the rocket warehouse i have try for 2 days plz help me

  2. what is the best pokemon to beat the pokemon league?

  3. to clueless1025,

    i would train at the berry forest becuse i sometimes see level 43 pokemon in there.

    if you don’t find that interesting, i would train a lot in the victory road.

    hope this helps ❗ ❗ ❗

  4. In the Tanoby Ruins the caves are diffrent colors. Do they mean a code?

  5. To gamer111,

    No, you have to first save a little girl from berry forest on island 3. Then the boat will take you back. The ruby is after you beat the elite four.

  6. what do u do afta u beat da elite 4 in pokemon leaf green

  7. O.K. I’m stuck on one, two and three islands i’ve baet the biker gang but is it after you get the ruby the boat to the main land comes?…..thanks

  8. To psycho,

    You need to go on the S.S. Anne and talk to the captain, he will give you surf. DO NOT GET OFF THE BOAT UNTILL YOU GET IT!

  9. To leaf champ,

    The easiest way to explane is to just take the pad below or above you, do not go left or right. This is not the fastest way there, but it works.

  10. To chimchar,

    You need to get the national pokedex first, catch 60 pokemon then talk to proffesor oak. Then talk to Celio and you can battle the rockets.

  11. To charizard lv90,

    There is no island in the game called that or anything resembling that.

  12. To poke freak,

    Ok I have to keep this short or it won’t post. When you walk in take the left pad. When you stop go to the pad to your left that takes you up. Go right, then take the down pad to the left. When you stop walk up and battle the rocket. Then take the left pannel to the left of where the rocket was standing. Then walk all the way up to a small room. Of the three pads that lead down take one of the two to the right. Then battle a rocket and go right. Battle a rocket and she will change the pads at the entrance so that you can leave and come back with out having to do that again. Then just to more battles and you have the sapphire.

  13. To snake jake,

    Have a well balenced team that is at least at level 55.

  14. yo sup. how do i get cut?

  15. leaf champ // August 4, 2008 at 6:08 pm // Reply

    yo um how do i get past the sixth gym? i walk into random portels but none of them lead to her. how can i tell how to get to her?

  16. i beat the elite 4 and i talked to celio and i went back to the grunts but they wont let me battle them!

  17. charizard lv90 // August 4, 2008 at 3:50 pm // Reply

    dose aney bodey know of new hardore island. it IS in leafgreen

  18. are there any codes for this game

  19. I’m in the team rocket warehouse and i need to know how to get past the mats that shoot you ind different directions

  20. what are some cheat codes for this game

  21. snake jake // August 3, 2008 at 7:19 pm // Reply

    how to do you beat the elite four in leef green

  22. Now Or Never // August 3, 2008 at 12:46 pm // Reply

    To clueless1025

    Leaf Green/Fire Red do kinda have difficult elite fours. You’re going to have to have your pokemon at leats in the fifty’s if not sixty’s (level) Pokemon earn a lot more points while in a battle with a trainer. Make sure all your Pokemon are strong, and you have a vareity of types. Dont go around just training one of your Pokemon.

  23. To clueless1025,

    First get the vs seeker from a lady in the Vermilion City pokemon center, then go the top of cycling road and you will see 6 bikers, use the vs seeker and you can battle them. Do this over and over again to train.

  24. To buddy,

    Your friend sent you in the completly wrong direction. You said you have seen entie once so to find him again go to him in the pokedex and click on the area feature. This tells you where he is on mainland Kanto. When he is on the same route as you check in the grasses and you will find him, but he will run away quickly.

  25. clueless1025 // August 2, 2008 at 8:46 pm // Reply

    I have played Pokemon LeafGreen version many times but i can’t figure out how to make my pokemon strong enough to beat the elite four. I have tried training my pokemon but i can’t find anywhere that is challenging enough. My pokemon levels stretch from 39-43. Is there a specific place that would be appropriate for me to train?

  26. in pokemon leafgreen i found entei ,and i cant find him again so my cousin said on 7th island after i move the boulders inplace and go to the tanoby ruins and catch all the unown id get entei . but i cant seem to no the oreder from a to z and all mostly look the same so i cant get entei so i need help i got to get him

  27. To Vaporeon4ever,

    I vote flareon.

  28. To dagon22,

    If you mean the game guru, yes “he” gets it wrong a lot. If you mean us, real people, than explain what you don’t get about our answers. I will be glad to elaborate.

  29. Vaporeon4ever // August 1, 2008 at 6:28 pm // Reply


    Which is your favorite Eeveelution?


    Respond here on the Leaf Green Page!

  30. To mew mic,

    You must go to a Nintendo event to get a speacial ticket that will take you to deoxys, oh and we can not post links to pictures on this website, sorry.

  31. To BUCKBBY,

    You can only get to islands 8 and 9 by going to a Nintendo event and getting special tickets. You can not usually go to them. Have you explored all of the regular 7 islands?

  32. Yeah…I read this, and some of the answers do not seem to answer the question, and left me confused.

  33. i cant get deoxys and atleast show me a pic to show me how to get him and your so nice

  34. Umbreon freak // July 30, 2008 at 4:54 pm // Reply


    the only way to get mew in any game in a cheating device.

  35. ok so im stuck, ive got mewto and beat the elite 4 and the team rockets now what?

    i dont know what to do but ppl are talking about a 9 island and more ferry passes?

    do i need to talk to some one to get them?

  36. To dee,

    You have to go a Nintendo event or use a gameshark.

  37. To littel guy 12312,

    There are not many in this game, if you wan’t to here about glitches in older games go to the red or silver forums.

  38. I was reading up above with the questions, and sorry if this is already posted, but the Tanoby Ruins – once completed – open up the Tanoby Keys at the far south of Seven Island. There, you can get the Unown, scattered across many different small ruins. There are 26 Unown (one for each letter of the alphabet) plus a ? Unown and a ! Unown. And I’m 99.365299% sure they have no other point to the game aside from from trying to get all 28. And again, sorry if I’m just babbling off again.

  39. how do i catch mew

  40. littel guy 12312 // July 29, 2008 at 4:56 pm // Reply

    thanks for the help froggy15!!! but does anyone know any game glitches that you dont need a game shark for??????

  41. littel guy12312 // July 28, 2008 at 10:05 pm // Reply

    Thanks for the help froggy 15

  42. littel guy 12312 // July 28, 2008 at 10:03 pm // Reply

    does anybody know any game glitches that you dont need a game shark for

  43. To pokemonplayer187,

    Beat Giovanni in Viridian City, then take on the elite four. Then you can go to the islands by taking the boat in Vermilion City. It would help if you go ahead and catch 60 pokemon so once you beat the elite four proffesor oak will give you the national pokedex, this will help you later on.

  44. To pokemonfan1,

    You can use gamesharks to get the tickets, and you don’t have to “compete” in Nintendo events, just show up and you can get the tickets at one of their “wonder spots”.

  45. To jimmy,

    You have to save a little girl from the berry forest on island 3 and return her to her father before Bill will take you back. I don’t know why you are complaining, it gives you a chance to train more before the elite four, I would suggest going to all of the islands before going back.

  46. To funkster,

    The pokemon are up to you, you will have to take on water/ice, fighting, rock, ghost/posion, dragon, fire, psychic, grass, flying, so come prepared. They should be at about level 55.

  47. To xavierlw,

    I am assuming you have just started the game? Than just play the game for three hours. If you mean you just traded it over give it the experinece share and take on the elite four again.

  48. To DudeGuy,

    Braille is a real system used by blind people to read. If you do a search on it you will find sevearl websites that can help. Or, if you didn’t figure it out, in the room before the ruby it gives you the alphabelt and period and comma.

  49. To PokeChamp,

    Mewthree is a fake pokemon that can only be obtained on the bootlegged game called Black Choas. Do not waist your’e time trying to get it.

  50. To Anonymous,

    You do not use the HM dive in leaf green so they did not put it into the game.

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