Pokemon Blazing Emerald (GBA) Download

Pokemon Blazing Emerald

Pokemon Blazing Emerald is a GBA Rom Hack by struedelmuffin1 based on Pokemon Emerald. And it is now available to download. It was last updated on August 19, 2021.

Download Pokemon Blazing Emerald GBA Rom Hack

Hack ofPokemon Emerald
Updated onAugust 19, 2021

Also, be sure to check out Pokemon Blazing Fire Red.


Pokemon Blazing Emerald was originally released on the Pokemon Rom Hacks subreddit. Thanks to that wonderful community I was able to polish the game and get feedback that improved the experience tremendously. The Blazing Emerald release thread is now one of the highest voted posts on the subreddit.


Pokemon Blazing Emerald is a graphical and gameplay overhaul of Pokemon Emerald, revamping and improving the game mechanics while keeping the original design and story. Many visual and quality of life improvements have been added to enhance the experience. You begin your journey with Clefairy, Eevee, or Pikachu, each offering a unique play experience thanks to their updated stats, skills, and learning sets. The battles will be tough, but you have many tools at your disposal! Exciting and diverse new Pokemon are scattered throughout Hoenn to make each Trainer’s party feel truly unique! Discover hidden caves, mysterious groves, and more as you experience Pokémon Emerald in a whole new way!


Clefairy and Clefable are the only Pokemon to receive a type change. They are now Dark type and support a great variety of new playstyles

  • Capable of running Phsyical, Special, or Mixed sets
  • Increased offensive capability
  • 2 exclusive moves, Moonrazer and Starstorm
  • Is adorable


Our favorite mascot has received some love in the form of some much needed battle boosts

  • Increased Special Attack, Defense, and Special Defense
  • Raichu offers even greater offense and bulk at the cost of lowered Speed
  • 2 exclusive moves, Electroburst and Bolt Strike
  • Is incredible with a Light Ball


Awesome variety means you can pick Eevee every time and never feel bad about it

  • Glaceon and Leafeon are here to give you even more choices!
  • Increased all stats by +10 to help out early game
  • All Eeveelutions get a special move at level 50!
  • It’s Eevee

New Pokemon

  • Shinx, Luxio, Luxray – Route 101 and 103
  • Yamask, Cohagrigus – Mt. Pyre
  • Buizel, Floatzel – Route 115
  • Riolu, Lucario – Granite cave and Victory Road
  • Magmortar, Electivire – Fire Stone on Magmar, Thunderstone on Electabuzz
  • Gible, Gabite, Garchomp – Game Corner
  • Honchkrow – Murkrow at level 40
  • Gliscor – Gligar at level 35
  • Weavile – Sneasel at level 35
  • Roserade – Roselia at level 35
  • Togekiss – Togetic at level 36
  • Glaceon, Leafeon – Leaf Stone on Eevee, Frost Stone on Eevee
  • Dusknoir – Moon Stone on Dusclops
  • Gallade – Sun Stone on Kirlia
  • Porygon-Z – Link Stone on Porygon 2
  • Goomy – Route 119
  • Shaymin – Verdant Enclave (Event)
  • Darkrai – Nightmare (Event)
  • Manaphy – Random Dive locations around Sootopolis (Event)
  • Armored Mewtwo – Crater Crag (Event)
  • Zangaro – Moon Stone on Zangoose
  • Silviper – Seviper at level 40
  • Magic Egg – Game Corner

Gameplay Changes

  • Trainer AI has been overhauled to be much more intelligent.
  • Steep, yet fair, difficulty curve. Important battles will be challenging without crazy level spikes
  • Since they are more challenging now, all enemy trainers and leaders will no longer use items in battle
  • The Hoenn Pokédex is now fully completable.
  • Battle backgrounds from Heart Gold and Soul Silver
  • All Poke Balls up to Gen 7 (and their functionalities) are implemented!
  • Trainers and gym leaders will use a much larger variety of Pokémon to make them feel more unique.
  • Exp Shares and PP Max’s can now be purchased at Trainer Hill and the Battle Frontier respectively.
  • Over a dozen Pokémon from later generations make an appearance!
  • All trade-based evolutions can now be done via a new item called the Link Stone.
  • Some stat tweaks to select few Pokémon to help put them more in line with the competition. Details on the exact changes can be found below.
  • The Game Corner now offers 3 unique Pokémon, Fire Stones, Thunderstones, Water Stones, and more!
  • A fully functioning Shiny Charm!
  • You will be automatically prompted to use another repel when your current one expires. You may also choose which kind of repel you would like to use.
  • New items and new item locations! Details can be found on the next page.
  • Modified and very useful new in-game trades! All in-game traded Pokemon will have perfect IVs.
  • Run indoors!
  • A fully functioning Real-Time Clock complete with an alternate Gold, Silver, Crystal version style night cycle that takes place from 6:00PM to 6:00AM. At night, the overworld will take on a darker hue and lamps will light up in several locations around Hoenn.
  • Color Coded Nature stat changes! A stat’s numbers will be written in red if it is buffed and blue if it is weakened.
  • Tons of new tiles and color palettes to improve to look of Hoenn!
  • Full and thorough de-capitalization! Almost everything is decapped now to match later generations!
  • Tons of new songs from the DS Pokémon games to add to the fresh, new experience.
  • Some Pokémon have been given updated sprites from future games to improve their appearance.
  • Cooltrainers now have new sprites that match their overworld appearance! No more magical hair color transformations!
  • Technical Machines can be used an infinite number of times.
  • Random Match Calls can now be disabled using the machine in Professor Birch’s Lab!
  • The Gen 4 Physical Special split has been fully implemented.
  • A brand new item, the Stat Scanner, shows you your party’s IV and EV values whenever you want!
  • Hyper Train your Pokémon at the Battle Frontier to give them perfect IVs!
  • An ability switcher in Sootopolis that lets you swap between the two abilities of a Pokémon!

Stat And Ability Changes

  • Eevee – Abilities: Pickup (70%) Color Change (30%). All stats are now 70
  • Flareon – Abilities: Flash Fire (70%) Drought (30%). HP +15, SPA +15, DEF +20, SPD -20
  • Vaporeon – Abilities: Water Absorb (70%) Drizzle (30%). ATK +15, DEF +20, SPA +10, SPE -10
  • Jolteon – Abilities: Volt Absorb (70%) Speed Boost (30%). HP +10, ATK +35, SPA +15
  • Espeon – Abilities: Synchronize (70%) Serene Grace (30%). DEF +10
  • Umbreon – Abilities: Shadow Tag (70%) Intimidate (30%). ATK +15
  • Leafeon – Abilities: Chlorophyll (70%) Natural Cure (30%). HP +10, SPA +30
  • Glaceon – Abilities: Thick Fat (70%), Clear Body (30%). HP +20, ATK +50, SPA +30, DEF +30
  • Clefairy – Abilities: Cute Charm (70%) Trace (30%). HP +10, ATK +35, SPA +30
  • Clefable – Abilities: Cute Charm (70%) Trace (30%). HP +15, ATK +30, SPA +10
  • Pikachu – Abilities: Static (70%) Lightningrod (30%). HP +10, ATK +15, DEF +5, SPA +35, SPD -5
  • Raichu – Abilities: Static (70%) Lightningrod (30%). HP +20, ATK + 10, DEF +10, SPE – 25, SPA +40
  • Hoppip – Abilities: Effect Spore (70%) Hustle (30%). HP +20, ATK +10, SPA +10
  • Skiploom – Abilities: Effect Spore (70%) Hustle (30%). HP +20, ATK +10, SPA +10
  • Jumpluff – Abilities: Effect Spore (70%) Hustle (30%). HP +30, ATK +50, SPA +50
  • Ledyba – ATK +25
  • Ledian – ATK +35
  • Goomy – Abilities: Liquid Ooze (70%) Damp (30%). HP +75, ATK +30, DEF +55, SPE +20, SPA +55, SPD +15


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Blazing Emerald’s 1.6 update is here after nearly a year of work! Thank you all very much for being patient and supporting the hack. I hope you all have a great time with this update!


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