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Pokémon: Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire
Strategy Guide

Author(s): Vincent Lau
Editor(s): Vincent Lau, Claire Farnworth
First Published: 28-11-2014 / 00:00 GMT
Last Updated: 01-11-2019 / 16:06 GMT
Version: 1.0 (????) 05-04-2020 / 00:57 GMT

Pokémon: Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire Guide

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Starting Up the Game

Like in previous titles, you can pick your trainer's name and gender.

After the stunning entrance sequences - which emulate and remix that of the original Ruby/Sapphire - you will arrive at the title screen. Press Start to begin gameplay.

You’ll go straight into the introductory sequence. Professor Birch will tell you about the Pokémon world in a manner akin to how he did on Ruby and Sapphire - you’ll only get the reference if you actually played those games, though.

During it, you’ll be told to tell Birch whether you are a boy or a girl: unlike Pokémon X/Y, you must deal with the characters’ set appearances. You’ll also be asked to give your name. Pick wisely for both, as you cannot alter your choice later on.

Once everything’s decided, it’s time to jump into your adventure, where new friends and experiences await you… Let’s go!

Note : If, for some reason, you ever need to erase your save data, you can do so by holding Up (on the D-Pad), B and X simultaneously. Then confirm twice (because Nintendo wants you to be very careful). As usual, save data cannot be recovered after being deleted.

Guide Information

  • Publisher
    Pokemon Company International
  • Platforms
  • Genre
  • Guide Release
    28 November 2014
  • Last Updated
    1 November 2019
  • Guide Author
    Vincent Lau

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