‘This isn’t a Rattata,’ pondered Blue, ‘But I’m going to catch in anyway! If I’m gonna complete the Pokédex, I can’t afford to not catch things! If it sucks I can just put it in the PC Box anyway.’
Blue took a closer look at the creature, it appeared to a Bug type, it had a horn on its head and its body was hairy and segmented, Blue recognised this as a Weedle, if memory served it wasn’t brilliant, but it evolved early and a Beedrill would be pretty effective against low levelled opponents – the ones he’d be expecting to face during this part of his journey.
“Pidgey! Use Sand Attack!” shouted Blue, this tactic had failed him earlier, but that was against a trainer, someone who knew how to use moves tactically, a wild Pokémon was unlikely to pose as much of a challenge. Not only that, but if he made this thing faint he wouldn’t be able to catch it, it was impossible to find Pokémon in long grass once they’d fainted. The wild Rattata winced at the sand in its eyes, and proceeded to turn to use Tail Whip.
“Pidgey! Gust!” yelled Blue as soon as Rattata