Trainers and Masters unite! An all new Pokemon adventure begins. Over
100 new Pokemon plus many of your favourites. Stunning new worlds.
Enhanced graphics. 2-on-2 battles.
In the latest versions there are
two new teams of evil doers. In Pokémon Ruby players must thwart
Team Magma’s plans to cause volcanic eruptions and extend the
landmass. In Pokémon Sapphire, players must thwart Team Aqua’s
plans to control the weather to raise the
water levels of the oceans.
In the quest
to become the Pokémon Champion, players explore
an all new island called Hoenn, which is
inhabited with never before seen Pokémon. The region of Hoenn
is also bigger than the previous worlds
of Johto and Kanto, with 16 different towns and cities to visit,
with hidden caves and underwater areas
is more than just new Pokémon to excite players, with
many unique features never before seen
in a Pokémon game. For
the first time ever Pokémon Trainers can battle it out in 2-on-2
battles. Given that each Pokémon offers unique strengths and
weaknesses, doubling the number of Pokémon that can battle
at once, greatly enhances the depth of
strategy and cunning trainers can employ.
This feature also allows 4 players to battle
it out in teams of two.
- Pokémon Ruby and Pokémon Sapphire feature
updated 2D graphics for the Game Boy Advance.
- Players can see
their characters reflection in the water, they leave footprints
and bike tracks in the sand.
- The grass moves when characters
walk through it, the flowers and bushes sway in the wind.
weather effects include snow, rain and fog.
- Catch Pokémon and give them a nickname. Train
them, teach them their favourite moves and breed them. Build
the perfect team and battle them against friends.
- There are
many different Pokémon types, ranging
from Grass, Fire, Water, Ghost, Dark, Steel, Poison, Bug, Ground,
Fighting and many more. Players must learn the different strengths
and weaknesses of each type and how to best utilise their potential
against other Pokémon.
- Earn all the badges along the
way by defeating the never seen before Gym Leaders in order
to progress further though the
quest. Trainers can even have two on two battles with certain
- Players can also set up their own secret base and
furnish it with many different items that you will find along
- Pokémon Ruby and Pokémon Sapphire also
have a different set of Pokémon that can be caught.
To “catch ‘em
all” players will need to trade between both versions.
two versions (Pokémon Ruby and Pokémon
Sapphire) can only be linked to each other. It is NOT compatible
with other versions or the Pokémon Stadium Series.