Petalburg Cityトウカシティ Tōka City
Where people mingle with nature.
|Connecting routes:||←West - Route 104|
→East - Route 102
Anime[edit | edit source]
Pokémon Appearances[edit | edit source]
Pokémon Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald[edit | edit source]
|Magikarp||Fishing (Old Rod, Good Rod)||Common|
|Goldeen||Fishing (Old Rod, Good Rod)||Uncommon|
|Corphish||Fishing (Super Rod)||Common|
Items[edit | edit source]
|Item||Amount||How to get?|
|Balance Badge||1||Defeat Gym Leader Norman.|
|Ether||1||Surf the pond in the city.|
|HM03 Surf||1||Obtain from Wally's Dad after defeating Norman.|
|Max Revive||1||Surf the pond in the city.|
Obtain from Norman after defeating him.
Across from the ether
PokéMart Merchandise[edit | edit source]
Here is the list of items sold in the Poké Mart in Petalburg City.
|Poké Ball||200||A tool for catching Pokémon.|
|Potion||300||Restores the HP of a Pokémon by 20 points.|
|Antidote||100||Heals a poisoned Pokémon.|
|Parlyz Heal||200||Heals a paralyzed Pokémon.|
|Awakening||250||Awakens a sleeping Pokémon.|
|Escape Rope||550||Use to escape instantly from a cave or a dungeon.|
|Repel||350||Repel keeps away weak wild Pokémon for 100 steps.|
|X Speed||350||Raises the stat speed during one battle.|
|X Attack||500||Raises the stat attack during one battle.|
|X Defend||550||Raises the stat defense during one battle.|
|Orange Mail||50||A Zigzagoon-print mail to be held by a Pokémon.|
|Extra Items for Pokémon Emerald|
|Great Ball||600||Easier to catch a Pokémon than Poké Ball.|
|Super Potion||700||Restores the HP of a Pokémon by 50 points.|
Petalburg City Gym[edit | edit source]
Norman is the 5th Gym leader in Hoenn that uses Normal-type Pokémon. It is recommended to use Fighting-type moves to tackle his Pokémon. You can only battle him after you get four badges. The Petalburg Gym is set up as a series of rooms. Each room contains a Trainer who specializes in a way of battling. A sign of each door explains what kind of tactics to expect from the Trainer just beyond.
Norman[edit | edit source]
Pokémon Ruby/Sapphire[edit | edit source]
|Pokémon||Level||Type 1||Type 2|
Money: 3100 (all versions)
Pokémon Emerald[edit | edit source]
|Pokémon||Level||Type 1||Type 2|
Events[edit | edit source]
Blocked Route 104[edit | edit source]
(Pokémon Emerald only) Before you walk out to Route 104, you will see a man in glasses walking to you and then talk to you. Then he walks off. He is Scott, the owner of the Battle Frontier. If you have completed the game, he will acknowledge you and allow you to participate the Battle Frontier challenge.
Visit the Gym[edit | edit source]
Your father owns the Petalburg Gym and be sure to visit it. Your father will not battle you unless you own four badges. He then offers you a word of encouragement and sends you on your way. So come back to him when you acquired four Gym badges.
Wally[edit | edit source]
Wally is somebody you encounter throughout your adventures in Hoenn. Wally is about to go to Verdanturf Town, but your father thinks he should have a Pokémon to keep him company. Accompany Wally to Route 102 to catch his first Pokémon, Ralts. After catching it, he will thank you and gone off to his destination.
Creating a Profile[edit | edit source]
Visit the Pokémon Center and meet the man next to the computer. This fellow is interested in your exploits and would love to hear all about them. From a collection of available words, assemble a brief profile of yourself and tell it to the man.
Obtain HM03 Surf[edit | edit source]