- At first, there will be 493 Pokemon in total. You can catch them all, but you have to spend a lot of time.
- The graphics and maps system are updated with the DS-sprites style. Yup, you can experience the DS-Style of Pokemon on Gameboy Advance for the first time.
- The soundtracks are also customized in DS-Style. There is no loss of quality.
- The difficulty is increased higher.
- Rivals and Gym Leaders have new movesets.
- Each area will have new Pokemon set.