Begin your journey in an all new Pokemon region where you will help a Pokemon professor in running errands in Pokemon Silver. Defeat the Team Rocket and win the Johto Pokemon Championship! PokÃ©mon Silver Version is one of the second generation installments of the PokÃ©mon series of role-playing video games, released for the Game Boy Color (GBC) in 1999. The game features a new legendary Pokemon named Lugia. Unlike the previous series, this game is set in the region of Johto and features another set of 100 new Pokemon species. However, just like the previous titles, the player cannot obtain all of the Pokemon without trading. Defeat all gym leaders and collect their badges to challenge the elite four and the current Pokemon champion.