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Could You Actually Become A Pokémon Go Gym Leader?

♫ I want to be the very best, like no one ever was ♫

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OK, so you've just downloaded the Pokémon Go App, and your life is about to change forever. You can't wait to begin, but you obviously have an ultimate goal in mind: TO BECOME THE BEST TRAINER THE WORLD HAS EVER SEEN!

Let's see if you can make all the right choices along the way to become a respected and feared gym leader!

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    Charmander. This guy is so effortlessly cool and he is your sentimental favorite from when you watched the show as a kid.
    Charmander. This guy is so effortlessly cool and he is your sentimental favorite from when you watched the show as a kid.
    Squirtle — he's just soooooo cute!
    Squirtle — he's just soooooo cute!
    Bulbasaur. Since you live in a wooded area, you know that these guys will be around more — so you can level up faster!
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    Bulbasaur. Since you live in a wooded area, you know that these guys will be around more — so you can level up faster!
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    It's probably just another Rattata, I'll catch a dozen more in my apartment after work tonight.
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    It's probably just another Rattata, I'll catch a dozen more in my apartment after work tonight.
    You stop and catch the Pokémon. This is what you left Mom and Pallet Town for!
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    You stop and catch the Pokémon. This is what you left Mom and Pallet Town for!
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    You hurriedly try to catch him as you race through the door — gotta at least try!
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    You hurriedly try to catch him as you race through the door — gotta at least try!
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    Constantly refreshing, hoping something changes while you grab a snack.
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    Constantly refreshing, hoping something changes while you grab a snack.
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    Researching different strategy guides online — there is always more to learn!
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    Researching different strategy guides online — there is always more to learn!
    Watching YouTube videos and sitting on social media, obviously!
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    Watching YouTube videos and sitting on social media, obviously!
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    Valor — their dedication to being the very best is inspiring!
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    Valor — their dedication to being the very best is inspiring!
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    Mystic — your favorite color is blue!
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    Mystic — your favorite color is blue!
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    Instinct — they occupy most of the gyms in your town and will be strong allies!
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    Instinct — they occupy most of the gyms in your town and will be strong allies!
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    You think that the new color is lovely, and a nice change of scenery.
    You think that the new color is lovely, and a nice change of scenery.
    Revenge is a dish best served hot! You go right in and challenge their leader. Even though your Pokémon are too low a level to make a difference, you can still annoy the other team at least!
    Revenge is a dish best served hot! You go right in and challenge their leader. Even though your Pokémon are too low a level to make a difference, you can still annoy the other team at least!
    You let the anger build inside you as you vigorously train your Pokémon. Let the pressure harden you like a diamond. Their day will come.
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    You let the anger build inside you as you vigorously train your Pokémon. Let the pressure harden you like a diamond. Their day will come.
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    Oh, you had already gotten rid of your starter long ago in favor of a higher level of the same Pokémon.
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    Oh, you had already gotten rid of your starter long ago in favor of a higher level of the same Pokémon.
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    Yeah let's do this thing! Let's evolve, baby!
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    Yeah let's do this thing! Let's evolve, baby!
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    No way, Squirt the Warturtle just doesn't have the same ring to it. Besides, all your Pokémon needs is love to make him strong.
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    No way, Squirt the Warturtle just doesn't have the same ring to it. Besides, all your Pokémon needs is love to make him strong.
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    Change your Pokémon order around a bit to best utilize their strengths. But you are ready.
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    Change your Pokémon order around a bit to best utilize their strengths. But you are ready.
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    Go buy a few potions — this could be ugly.
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    Go buy a few potions — this could be ugly.
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    As you are about to go in, you spot a high level wild Gastly! You don't have one of those yet, so you leave the gym. You can always come back after all,
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    As you are about to go in, you spot a high level wild Gastly! You don't have one of those yet, so you leave the gym. You can always come back after all, "Gotta catch 'em alllll!"
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Could You Actually Become A Pokémon Go Gym Leader?

You got: Collector

Honestly, you could care less about being a gym leader, and good for you! You forge your own unique path in your quest to catch 'em all — which is awesome!

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You got: You're fit to be a gym leader!

You did it! You are so driven and talented, we'd be surprised if you weren't a leader at several gyms already!

You're fit to be a gym leader!
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You got: Trainer

Oh so close! But with a little more leveling and training, you are sure to be the very best in no time!

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