Pokemon Silver is a second-generation Pokemon game that was released in 1999 for Game Boy Color. This role-playing game starts the journey from a new region Johto, west of Kanto, and introduces 100 new Pokemon in the game along with a lot of new features. You have Pokemon eggs, Pokemon trading, internal game clock, and a lot more to make this game interesting and fun.
This game also features different starter Pokemon like Cyndaquil, Chikorita, and Totodile and have to defeat gym leaders at eight gyms that are quite different from Kanto gyms. On the way, you also come across Team Rocket tormenting Pokemon and have to save them from this evil team.
After conquering the gyms, you challenge Elite Four to become the best Pokemon Trainer in the region. Once you finish the game, you can also revisit the gyms in Kanto region and also have a chance to explore Mt. Silver. Here, you can find some rare Pokemon and you can also challenge ‘Pokemon Trainer Red’ who has some advanced level Pokemon.
What Game emulator to use to run this ROM?
Now, if you want to run Pokemon Silver rom on a device and play the game, then you would need to download the suitable Gameboy Color (GBC) emulator for it. There are several GBC emulators available for different devices and platforms such as Windows, Android, Java, etc. For running Pokemon Silver rom on Windows, you can download one of the emulators from Higan, GB Enhanced+, BasicBoy, Mednafen 1.21.3, and so on.
Three Related Games
If you like Pokemon Silver, then you should check out a few other similar games such as:
Pokemon Gold is the partner version of Pokemon Silver and follows the same storyline and end goal. You train and catch the Pokemon in Johto region to conquer the gyms and the Elite Four while completing your Pokedex. The main difference in this game is that there are few exclusive Pokemon that you won’t find in Pokemon Silver.
Pokemon Red is a first-generation game that follows the story of Ash in the Kanto region. In this game, you follow the story of the Pokemon series as you choose between Squirtle, Charmander, and Bulbasaur. Your main goal is to conquer gyms and the Elite Four while ensuring that Team Rocket doesn’t succeed in their evil plans.
Pokemon Yellow is a first-generation game that follows a similar storyline as Pokemon Red and Blue. The only difference is that instead of getting Squirtle, Charmander, or Bulbasaur, you get Pikachu as your starter Pokemon.