Pokemon Black/White, Black 2/White 2 Gym Leaders, Elite 4, and Champion(s) Guide

Gym Leaders

First Gym Leader: Trio

Cilan

Grass-type gym leader located in Striaton City. Awards the Trio Badge.

Pokémon Black/White

Team

  • Lillipup (Level 12)
  • Pansage (Level 14)

Strategy

  • Flying-type Pokémon will sweep his Pansage. Pidove can be found on Route 3.

Chili

Fire-type Gym Leader located in Striation City. Awards the Trio Badge.

Pokémon Black/White

Team

  • Lillipup (Level 12)
  • Pansear (Level 14)

Strategy

  • Avoid using grass-type Pokémon against Pansear.

Cress

Water-type Gym Leader located in Striaton City. Awards the Trio Badge.

Pokémon Black/White

Team

  • Lillipup (Level 12)
  • Panpour (Level 14)

Strategy

  • Electric-type Pokémon will sweep his Panpour. Find Blitzle on Route 3.

Black 2 And White 2 Exclusive

Cheren

Normal-type gym leader located in Aspertia City. Awards the Basic badge.

Team

  • Patrat (Level 10)
  • Lillipup (Level 12)

Strategy

  • Your starter should be able to defeat him. He’s very easy.

Lenora

Normal-type gym leader located in Nacrene City. Awards the Basic badge.

Pokémon Black/White

Team

  • Herdier (Level 18)
  • Watchog (Level 20)

Strategy

  • Catch Sawk outside of Pinwheel forest.

Black 2 and White 2 Exclusive

Roxie

Poison-type gym leader located in Virbank City. Awards the Toxic badge.

Team

  • Koffing (Level 15)
  • Whirlipede (Level 17)

Strategy

  • Catch a Magnemite or a poison type with non poison type moves

Burgh

Bug-type gym leader located in Castelia City. Awards the Insect badge.

Black/White

Team

  • Whirlipede (Level 21)
  • Dwebble (Level 21)
  • Leavanny (Level 23)

Strategy

  • Using fire-type is best like Tepig. If you don’t have one, you should be fine either way.

Black/White 2

Team

  • Swadloon (Level 20)
  • Dwebble (Level 20)
  • Leavanny (Level 22)

Strategy

  • Using a fire-type is best like Tepig. You can catch Growlithe at Virbank Complex.

Elesa (BW & B2W2)

Electric-type gym leader located in Nimbasa City. Awards the Bolt badge.

Black/White

Team

  • Emolga x2 (Level 25)
  • Zebstrika (Level 27)

Strategy

  • Catch a ground-type at the route before Nimbasa city.

Black/White 2

Team

  • Emolga (Level 26)
  • Flaffy (Level 26)
  • Zebstrika (Level 28)

Strategy

  • Catch a ground-type before Nimbasa city

Clay

Ground-type gym leader located in Driftveil City. Awards the Quake badge.

Opelucid City’s Gym Leader(s)


Black 2 and White 2 Exclusive


Elite 4

Champion (BW)

Champion (B2W2)