1997 Pokemon Gold/Silver Prototype Leaked; includes beta Pokemon

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1997 Pokemon Gold/Silver Prototype Leaked; includes beta Pokemon

Post by X-3 » Thu May 31, 2018 12:47 pm

This hasn't been seen in over 20 years. You can find all the info (including a ROM download) here.

The Beta Pokemon can be found here. There are early designs, totally scrapped designs and design ideas that would (sort of) return in future games. Be sure to read up on the original plans for the Kanto region.

Full Color Image of Every Pokemon (because TCRF might be down):
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Re: 1997 Pokemon Gold/Silver Prototype Leaked; includes beta Pokemon

Post by Marilink » Thu May 31, 2018 1:22 pm

Is that a Dragonair alternate evolution at the bottom left there?

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Re: 1997 Pokemon Gold/Silver Prototype Leaked; includes beta Pokemon

Post by X-3 » Thu May 31, 2018 1:26 pm

That's actually an early version of Kingdra. Unfortunately TCRF seems to be down (edit: no it's just slow due to traffic), and that site has the names of every Pokemon.

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Re: 1997 Pokemon Gold/Silver Prototype Leaked; includes beta Pokemon

Post by Artemis008 » Thu May 31, 2018 8:45 pm

That eel thing is beautiful, and I like a lot of these designs, I wonder why they got scrapped.

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Re: 1997 Pokemon Gold/Silver Prototype Leaked; includes beta Pokemon

Post by Calamity Panfan » Thu May 31, 2018 8:48 pm

the beta versions of the legendary dogs are so bad. they look like they're from deviantart

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Re: 1997 Pokemon Gold/Silver Prototype Leaked; includes beta Pokemon

Post by Marilink » Thu May 31, 2018 9:51 pm

^The electric one, especially

Girafarig’s back sprite is phenomenal

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Re: 1997 Pokemon Gold/Silver Prototype Leaked; includes beta Pokemon

Post by The Amazing Tazy Ten » Fri Jun 01, 2018 12:45 am

what the f**k is beta bayleef doin'? And that thing to the left of Crobat is almost Pokemon Quartz level of unnerving.

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Re: 1997 Pokemon Gold/Silver Prototype Leaked; includes beta Pokemon

Post by Sim Kid » Fri Jun 01, 2018 2:24 am

Is that a Togedemaru I see?

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Re: 1997 Pokemon Gold/Silver Prototype Leaked; includes beta Pokemon

Post by Marilink » Fri Jun 01, 2018 6:31 am

Oh cool, there’s a Farfetch’d evolution in there, if my eyes don’t deceive me.

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Re: 1997 Pokemon Gold/Silver Prototype Leaked; includes beta Pokemon

Post by Valigarmander » Fri Jun 01, 2018 9:22 am

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Best design.

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Re: 1997 Pokemon Gold/Silver Prototype Leaked; includes beta Pokemon

Post by X-3 » Fri Jun 01, 2018 11:52 am

Scrapped pre-evolution/evolutions:
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166 Trifox is a Vulpix pre-evo
167 Tangel is a Tangela pre-evo
168 Gelanla is a Tangela evo
171 Numpuff is a Qwilfish evo
178 Golppy is a Goldeen pre-evo
184 Para is a Paras pre-evo
188 Animon is a Ditto evo (Metal Coat)
189 Chiks is a Doduo pre-evo
193 Twinz is a Girafarig pre-evo
196 Meowsy is a Meowth pre-evo
204 Minicorn is a Ponyta pre-evo
207 Turbann isn't an evo but it is that dick fish that bites Slowpoke
208 Grimey is a Grimer pre-evo
213 Puddi is a Growlithe pre-evo
217 Ballerine is a Mr. Mime pre-evo
222 Bellmitt is an alternative Weepingbell evo
228 Madame is a Farfetched evo
234 Plux is a Pinsir evo
240 Likk is a Lickitung evo
251 Lefeo is a Eevee evo

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Re: 1997 Pokemon Gold/Silver Prototype Leaked; includes beta Pokemon

Post by Marilink » Fri Jun 01, 2018 1:40 pm

In retrospect, it's a little silly that Pinsir didn't get an evolution when Scyther did. And you know what? Still silly.

Glad they toned it down on the pre-evo/baby pokemon, though. That's a lot in that list.

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