Starter Pokémon

Choosing a starter Pokémon.

A player's starter Pokémon is the first Pokémon given to the player, and is given when the player first joins a world. Players are given a choice for their level 5 starter Pokémon between:

Starter Pokémon
Generation 1
Bulbasaur Charmander Squirtle
Generation 2
Chikorita Cyndaquil Totodile
Generation 3
Treecko Torchic Mudkip
Generation 4
Turtwig Chimchar Piplup
Generation 5
Snivy Tepig Oshawott
Generation 6
Chespin Fennekin Froakie


Config settings

The choices for starter Pokémon can be modified in the Pixelmon config file. Options include:

  • "starterOnJoin": Whether a player receives a starter Pokémon upon first joining the world.
  • "level": The level of starter Pokémon.
  • "shiny": Whether starter Pokémon are Shiny.
  • "starterList": The choices for starter Pokémon.

Trivia

  • Pikachu and Eevee were formerly choices for starter Pokémon, but the options to choose them have since been removed.