Pokémon Handheld Series

Timeline created by Ryman9189TheDoctor
  • Pokémon Red and Blue Versions

    Pokémon Red and Blue Versions
    The Pokémon franchise begins with its first two titles released in North America.
  • Pokémon Yellow Version

    Pokémon Yellow Version
    Pokémon Yellow version is released as a "special Pikahu edition," allowing players to start with a Pikachu rather than the original starter Pokémon choices.
  • Pokémon Gold and Silver Versions

    Pokémon Gold and Silver Versions
    Pokémon enters its second generation of games with Gold and Silver versions, containing many new Pokémon and a new story line.
  • Pokémon Crystal Version

    Pokémon Crystal Version
    Pokémon Crystal version is an update to its predecessors in the second generation, Gold and Silver.
  • Pokémon Ruby and Sapphire Versions

    Pokémon Ruby and Sapphire Versions
    Pokémon Ruby and Sapphire versions bring the franchise into its third generation of new Pokémon and worlds to explore.
  • Pokémon LeafGreen and FireRed Versions

    Pokémon LeafGreen and FireRed Versions
    Pokémon changed majorly between the second and third generations, making their games no longer compatible. Therefore, they remade generation one games so that they could be captured by newer trainers.
  • Pokémon Emerald Version

    Pokémon Emerald Version
    Pokémon Emerald can be considered the third in the Ruby and Sapphire duo, making it a trio, as its story happens in the same world but, as with the other two, there are many plot differences.
  • Pokémon Diamond and Pearl Versions

    Pokémon Diamond and Pearl Versions
    Pokémon's fourth generation begins with the release of the games Pokémon Diamond and Pokémon Pearl.
  • Pokémon Platinum Version

    Pokémon Platinum Version
    Pokémon Platinum, like Emerald to Ruby and Sapphire, can be considered the third in what it makes the Diamond and Pearl trio.
  • Pokémon HeartGold and SoulSilver Versions

    Pokémon HeartGold and SoulSilver Versions
    Pokémon HeartGold and SoulSilver versions follow suit with FireRed and LeafGreen, in that they are remakes of the previous games, Pokémon Gold and Silver.
  • Pokémon Black and White Versions

    Pokémon Black and White Versions
    Pokémon enters its fifth generation with the release of its Black and White versions.
  • Pokémon Black 2 and White 2 Versions

    Pokémon Black 2 and White 2 Versions
    In generation five Pokémon has released its first outright sequels, Black 2 and White 2.