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Pokémon Ruby and Sapphire: Official Nintendo Player's Guide

Pokémon Ruby & Sapphire: Official Nintendo Player's Guide
Nintendo Power Players Guide Ruby Sapphire cover.png
ISBN: 9781930206311
Published: 2003
Publisher: Nintendo Power magazine logo.png
Author: Nintendo Power Team
Preceded By: Pokémon Crystal: Official Nintendo Player's Guide
Succeeded By: Pokémon FireRed and LeafGreen: Prima's Official Strategy Guide

Pokémon Ruby & Sapphire: Official Nintendo Player's Guide is a guidebook for Pokémon Ruby and Sapphire published by Nintendo Power in 2003.


Adventure Calls. We Answer.

The Official Nintendo Player's Guide for Pokémon Ruby Version and Pokémon Sapphire Version solves all of the mysteries. Whether you want to be Hoenn's greatest hero or just to build your Pokémon collection, we'll help you survive the adventure and master the many new game features. The first Pokémon games to hit the Game Boy Advance holds more secrets than ever before—and the pros at Nintendo know all of them!

  • COMPLETE WALK-THROUGH: From the highest peaks to the deepest waters, our EXTENSIVE guide fully explores every area!
  • FULL-COLOR MAPS: Find your way around the cities and routes with maps that reveal secrets and shortcuts.
  • STRATEGIES FOR CATCHING POKéMON: With so many Pokémon to find, you'll need to know how to catch 'em all.
  • BATTLE STRATEGIES: Discover how to defeat the Gym Leaders and other Titans of the training scene.


The new world contains a wide variety of Pokémon. Find out every detail about about them, including their moves, new abilities and evolution secrets, in this guide!


  • On Page 61, Archie is erroneously stated to have a level 25 Camerupt.

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