Gary battled Giovanni in a Gym Battle, using Nidoking against the latter's Golem. Nidoking quickly defeated Golem with Tackle, then swapped it with Arcanine to battle his Kingler. However, when Giovanni unleashed Mewtwo, the latter used Psychic to defeat Nidoking without much difficulty.
- Katsuyuki Konishi (Japanese and English)
With Professor Oak