Starter Pokémon are Pokémon that are given to you by the Professors in each region of Pokémon. They are usually rare to find in the wild, or never appear in the wild. The only places they appeared in the wild is the Friend Safari in Pokémon X and Y.

Starter Pokémon are usually with the Types Fire, Grass, and Water.

They are unique and is what starts your Pokémon journey. You can replace them later when you have more then one Pokémon.

Starters (PTD2)

The choice of an initial Pokémon is very important because it will serve to assemble your team for their journey. In PTD2, you can choose one of the Three Starters in the start of the game. The options is: Chikorita, Cyndaquil or Totodile.

After choose one starter Pokémon, Silver will pick one starter with advantage of your starter, and Zai will pick the last Starter (obviously, a starter with weakness of your starter.)

If your choice was... Silver choose... Zai choose...
Cyndaquil Totodile Chikorita
Totodile Chikorita Cyndaquil
Chikorita Cyndaquil Totodile

List of Starter Pokémon

This is the list of the available starter Pokémon in each region.

Pokemon Pokedex # Picture Type Region
Bulbasaur #001 Grass, Poison Kanto
Charmander #004 Fire Kanto
Squirtle #007 Water Kanto
Chikorita #152 Grass Johto
Cyndaquil #155 Fire Johto
Totodile #158 Water Johto
Treecko #252 Grass Hoenn
Torchic #255 Fire Hoenn
Mudkip #258 Water Hoenn
Turtwig #387 Grass Sinnoh
Chimchar #390 Fire Sinnoh
Piplup #393 Water Sinnoh
Snivy #495 Grass Unova
Tepig #498 Fire Unova
Oshawott #501 Water Unova
Chespin #650 Grass Kalos
Fennekin #653 Fire Kalos
Froakie #656 Water Kalos