Best Nintendo DS Pokemon Games


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1Pokemon SoulSilver

Best Pokemon Almost all Pokemon In Here I like emerald two but for DS this is the best you can choose totodile chikorita and cindaquil you can get torchik treeko and mudkip from steven and a lot of story you can get a lot of legendary's like Lugia, Ho-Oh, Groudon, Kyogre, Rayquaza, Suicune, Raikou, Entei, Moltres, Zapdos, Articuno, Mewtwo, Dialga, Palkia, Giratina, Latios, Latias and some psuedo-Legendary Pokemon Like Dragonite, Tyranitar, Garchomp, Salamence, Metagross they have ability's Like Legendary Salamence is my favorite So Strong And Dragonite So Fast Same as Garchomp Tryranitar High on definitely and Atack so SOUL SILVER for the win=For The Win

This is one of the best games I've ever played in my pokemon history. I even have a friend that plays pokemon pearl so ima going to complete the pokedex in some days.
The songs are awesome, the gb sound thing is col, and has got one of the best grapphics I've ever EVER SEEN!

Best Pokemon game because it wasn't so easy, graphics are awesome, storyline is awesome, and it is a prequel to Pokemon Black or White which are awesome games also.

What makes this game the best is because of the variety of LEGENDARY & RARE Pokemon's you're able to catch throughout the game & even when you beat the game there is so much more you can still do.

It is HANDS DOWN the best game with its opposite Heartgold.

I love this game! Finally a game where you can walk around win your Pokemon everywhere! Ha Ash Ketchum! Not so special now!

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2Pokemon Platinum

It's just way to epic for words. You've got the reverse world, you're able to capture Giratina, Dialga, and Palkia. Team Galactic has more to do with the story so you can beat the hell out of a bunch of grunts. And you can find Pokemon from both diamond and pearl. In my opinion, this game should be ranked higher than five. - lugiafan2000

I do like heartgold and soulsilver a lot but in my perspective platinum outclasses them with awesome new pokemon amazing changes and much more you get such a fun and good challenge it's just to fun
(diamond was the first game I ever played but then I lost it and got platinum and loved the changes and distortion world)

I've played this game and its superb. The storyline is fantastic and the Pokemon are more than up to scratch.

This game is AWESOME I love all the graphics and different Pokemon you get to catch in this game. It is my all time favourite

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3Pokemon HeartGold

Made an already awesome game even better..

I don't really see why this version is not as good as soul silver. Both of them should be tied for first place.

I really like this game, they're an equal with SoulSilver, I mean, it's called Pokemon Heart Gold and Soul Silver so this gets the rank of 1.

I THINK THIS IS THE BEST GAME IN THE WORLD it's music and graphics quality is one of the best it makes me feel better I play this game

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4Pokemon - Diamond Version

I know Diamond the best! It seems to have much more fun packed in it and it is a little bit better than Soulsilver. If you are trying to decide which game to buy first, I would recommend Diamond first, then Soulsilver.

It is very very exciting diamond is the best better than
White you should vote it that this is the best.
You even get arceyes how cool is that man. Wow man

I think its better because it is the only game taken in place in sinnoh

Dialga is the best! - Jaewon

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5Pokemon White

It's a great game that will keep you playing from dawn until dusk

I haven't played it yet but I hear it is great and I lost my others so Pokemon White it is

This game is awesome. Great graphics, and awesome new pokemon. Vote num 1!.

Black and White Deserve top 3

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6Pokemon - Black Version

Its awesome graphics. In Pokemon battles I love the way it zoom on all the Pokemon when they make a move because in other Pokemon games, its hard for the newcomers to know what Pokemon makes a move in 2-4 Pokemon battles cause its all confusing.

Pokemon Black does not get enough cred. No Pokemon game had ever wandered into the morality of using Pokemon to fulfil your dreams before this one, and it did it perfectly. A wonderful reconstruction of the Pokemon series as a whole.

I have never played this much awesome game in my whole life because it has the most enjoyable graphics, awesome song the most faboulous song is the champion's song it's starter pokemon's are tepig, snivy, and oshawott but I recommend you to take tepig when it evolves into an Emboar then it's like undefeatable.

I loved this game, It was so awesome.

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7Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Sky

Mother of god, I cried, laughed, and sympathized with this game. This is one of those "unnoticed" games (and by that I mean not advertised often) that just really gets to you. Not to mention that this game basically NEVER ends, so in all the other games when you have nothing to do, with this game you have EVERYTHING to do. Ever dreamed about being a Pokemon? Well dang, just get this game! It made one of my not-so noticeable Pokemon my favorite Pokemon (Grovyle). So many dang plot twists too, you'll never know what will happen next.
Just... Get this game. By all means, this is the greatest Pokemon game in history. Nothing beats it.

Love it so much. They should make a whole movie out of that game. When you start to dissapear at the end, I cried. I'm proud I did!

I think this game is amazing. The long, emotional story and gameplay perfectly suits the game. I cried when saw the ending for the 1st time. Good job, Chunsoft!

It sucks I tried to beat it but I couldn't so I sold it

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8Pokemon Black Version 2

It is just like black but what make sit more fun is that it is harder to train the Pokemon and that there are a lot of towns so it is confusing but fun to wander around the unova region two years later

I believe that black and white to should come first because you can get all Pokemon in the world

Love this
Can't wait to get it
I want this game the most
Although I already have loads of Pokemon games I still would like to get this
As I love Pokemon

The Game is a pretty decent game and introduced Pokemon fusion that brought the vote in for me plus gen 5 was my first gen

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9Pokemon Pearl


Best pokemon game ever better graphics then heart gold and soul silver better colours too. Love that you can go underground for spheres and even fossils that bring pokemon to life! easily my favourite pokemon game.

Pokemon Soul Silver is better but it is cool how you can get loads of legendary Pokemon but in my opinion the music is not very good it is alright but not the best Pokemon music ever I prefer Soul Silver.

This is my favorite game right now and it's great! No fairy type or Audino but still awesome fun! - Zume

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10Pokemon White 2

Haven't even finished the game and is still honestly the best Pokemon ever... so far

That's right... White 2 and black 2 are the most epic game.. Astonishing...

Just finished this - Really liked the story, and a few unusual twists..

Best for me and for all, (i mean an eevee in the game I'm mean WHAT AMAZING! ) and also a game never to be forgot

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The Contenders

11Pokemon Mystery Dungeon Blue Rescue Team

Absolutely incredible game, replay value is high, I think the plot is better than the sequels... Overall, an incredible game that will provide you with endless hours of fun and exciting play!

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12Pokemon Ranger: Shadows of AlmiaV1 Comment
13Pokemon Ranger: Guardian Signs

It made many improvements over 'Shadows of Almia'. I Personally love the Pokemon Ranger series, and found this a welcome addition to the series.

In my opinion "BEST GAME EVER! " I have played it over and over and it never gets old!

BEST GAME EVER but gets struck in between the save and recharge machine

14Pokemon Ranger

This--to me--has so far been the best Pokemon game yet. I have beaten it so many times and I just find it very fun. Amazing game!

Best Pokemon spinoff game ever

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15Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Time

This game is definitely the BEST DS game I've played

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16Pokemon Y

Best Pokemon game I have played + good in quality

This game had a revolutionary change in Pokemon games from now on wether it be mega evolution or the beautiful 3d graphics and sprites or even the wonderfully heartwarming and touching storyline

This is for the 3DS, but this game rocks!

Again...Ds not 3ds

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17Pokemon X

This was for 3ds...I don't think that counts

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18Pokemon Conquest

I love this game! Simple yet enjoyable, and unlike the "main" Pokemon games, it has a more strategic side to it.

I love this game so much it is a great RPG

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19Pokemon Origins

The originals are always the best

Lol, this isn't even a game!
(unless you're talking about R/B/Y/Fr/Lg, which aren't DS games)

20Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Darkness

I play it and it was better than any game I had ever play

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3. Pokemon - Diamond Version
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