Nuzlocke Tracker

Pokémon Crystal Nuzlocke Guide

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

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Crystal 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 Crystal so you can quickly see who you might want on your team!

Pokémon Crystal has 84 different encounter locations with 146 different Pokémon available as wild encounters. Hover over a Pokémon to see where to encounter it!

2 Steel Pokémon encounters

2 Ghost Pokémon encounters

2 Dragon Pokémon encounters

3 Fighting Pokémon encounters

3 Dark Pokémon encounters

6 Normal Pokémon encounters

6 Electric Pokémon encounters

6 Ice Pokémon encounters

7 Fire Pokémon encounters

10 Rock Pokémon encounters

11 Grass Pokémon encounters

13 Psychic Pokémon encounters

18 Ground Pokémon encounters

19 Bug Pokémon encounters

26 Flying Pokémon encounters

26 Poison Pokémon encounters

30 Water Pokémon encounters

2Steel Pokémon

2Ghost Pokémon

2Dragon Pokémon

3Fighting Pokémon

3Dark Pokémon

6Normal Pokémon

6Electric Pokémon

6Ice Pokémon

7Fire Pokémon

10Rock Pokémon

11Grass Pokémon

13Psychic Pokémon

18Ground Pokémon

19Bug Pokémon

26Flying Pokémon

26Poison Pokémon

30Water Pokémon

Crystal Boss Battles

In order to complete a Crystal Nuzlocke and become the Champion, you will need to win 35 Boss battles throughout the Johto 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 Silver's Totodile to Karen's Houndoom.

16 Gym Leader fights

5 Elite Four fights

8 Rival fights

6 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 Silver 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 Crystal Nuzlocke Challenge, why not keep track of all your encounters with the Nuzlocke Tracker?