9 + thirteen =

fourteen − 11 =

Route 22 – Return

After earning all eight badges, you will be able to pass through all the gates throughout Route 23. Head west of Viridian City into Route 22. Your Rival will be stop you and challenge you to a Pokemon Battle.

Rival

Pidgeot ♂
Normal/Flying Lv.50
pidgeot
Quick Attack Air Slash
Normal Physical Flying Special
Sand Attack Roost
Ground Status Flying Status
Vileplume ♀
Grass/Poison Lv.50
vileplume
Petal Dance Toxic
Grass Special Poison Status
Acid
Poison Special - -
Marowak ♂
Ground Lv.50
marowak
Focus Energy Bonemerang
Normal Status Ground Physical
Thrash Swords Dance
Normal Physical Normal Status

If you chose Pikachu

Jolteon ♂
Electric Lv.51
jolteon
Thunder Quick Attack
Electric Special Normal Physical
Pin Missile Double Kick
Bug Physical Fighting Physical

If you chose Eevee

Raichu ♂
Electric Lv.51
raichu
Thunder Quick Attack
Electric Special Normal Physical
Thunder Punch Slam
Electric Physical Normal Physical

Defeat your Rival to receive P8,160. Your Rival will run ahead after the battle. You can return to the Pokemon Center in Viridian City to heal your team if needed. When you’re ready, walk into Route 23.

Route 23

Wild Pokemon
Pokemon Type Candy Area LGP LGE
Magikarp Water Quick Sea X X
Tentacool Water/Poison Courage Sea X X
Tentacruel Water/Poison Courage Sea X X
Poliwag Water Quick Sea X X
Poliwhirl Water Quick Sea X X
Staryu Water Quick Sea X X
Starmie Water/Psychic Quick Sea X X
Spearow Normal/Flying Quick Land X X
Fearow Normal/Flying Quick Land X X
Nidoran♀ Poison Health Land X X
Nidorina Poison Health Land X X
Nidoqueen Poison/Ground Health Land X X
Nidoran♂ Poison Mighty Land X X
Nidorino Poison Mighty Land X X
Nidoking Poison/Ground Mighty Land X X
Exeggcute Grass/Psychic Tough Land X X
Exeggutor Grass/Psychic Smart Land X X

Eight different guards will stop you along Route 23 to check your eight Pokemon League Gym Badges. You will also be able to capture wild Pokemon in the grass and water while traveling through the route. 3 Golden Razz Berries can be grabbed to the east near the start of the route.

A pack of 3 Golden Nanab Berries can be found on the east side of the route directly after your Thunder Badge is checked.

A pack of 3 Golden Pinap Berries can be found on the west side of the route after your Rainbow Badge is checked. You will have to sea skim to get it.

A pack of 5 Golden Razz Berries can be found on a small island after your Soul Badge is checked.

A pack of 5 Golden Nanab Berries can be found on the east side of the route in some tall grass after the small sea route.

A pack of 5 Golden Pinap Berries can be found in the tall grass after your Volcano Badge is checked.

After your Earth Badge is checked, you can enter Victory Road. This cave has many tough trainers and wild Pokemon. Make sure your Pokemon are strong enough to get through and you are stocked up on items.