Nuzlocke Tracker

Pokémon Black Nuzlocke Guide

This guide contains useful information for a Black Nuzlocke. Lists of all of the available Pokémon, the number of encounters, and detailed overviews of all Boss battles.

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Black Encounters

A fun aspect of Nuzlocke runs is the variety of encounters forcing you to try out new Pokémon you've never used before. That is why it's important to know which Pokémon will be available during a run. We've compiled a list of every encounter for Pokémon Black so you can quickly see who you might want on your team!

Pokémon Black has 47 different encounter locations with 274 different Pokémon available as wild encounters. Hover over a Pokémon to see where to encounter it!

10 Ice Pokémon encounters

10 Ghost Pokémon encounters

11 Steel Pokémon encounters

11 Dragon Pokémon encounters

14 Electric Pokémon encounters

15 Fire Pokémon encounters

16 Fighting Pokémon encounters

19 Dark Pokémon encounters

21 Poison Pokémon encounters

22 Ground Pokémon encounters

23 Psychic Pokémon encounters

24 Rock Pokémon encounters

27 Normal Pokémon encounters

30 Bug Pokémon encounters

30 Grass Pokémon encounters

39 Flying Pokémon encounters

69 Water Pokémon encounters

10Ice Pokémon

10Ghost Pokémon

11Steel Pokémon

11Dragon Pokémon

14Electric Pokémon

15Fire Pokémon

16Fighting Pokémon

19Dark Pokémon

21Poison Pokémon

22Ground Pokémon

23Psychic Pokémon

24Rock Pokémon

27Normal Pokémon

30Bug Pokémon

30Grass Pokémon

39Flying Pokémon

69Water Pokémon

Black Boss Battles

In order to complete a Black Nuzlocke and become the Champion, you will need to win 37 Boss battles throughout the Unova region - ranging from bickering Rival & Evil team fights, to Gym Leaders & ultimately the Elite Four.

These can be a challenge, especially when your dear nicknamed nuzlocke mons are at risk. So below we've listed detailed overviews of all these fights! Giving you all the information you'll need to face everything from Bianca's Snivy to Marshal's Conkeldurr.

8 Gym Leader fights

9 Elite Four fights

15 Rival fights

5 Evil Team fights

Select your starter type

Like all Pokémon games, you will have to select a starter. The type will update some of the boss teams to match. For example, if your starter was a grass type Bianca might have a fire type to take advantage!

Gym Leader fights

Elite Four fights

Rival fights

Evil Team fights

Now that you're ready to take on the Pokémon Black Nuzlocke Challenge, why not keep track of all your encounters with the Nuzlocke Tracker?