To get the three initial pokemons in the glass without gameshark or cable link: after they give you the pokegear and you go to the prof. elm, it gives you to choose the three initial pokemons, YOU HAVE TO SAVE, this is important, because if you do not do it the trick does not work. well after saving anybody, then you go to mr. pokemon to give you the mysterious egg and return to where prof. Elm receives it and the assistant gives you the pokeballs. then you go to the grass and catch any pokemon and go to the first city, you go to the pokemon center and open the bill pc, done this deposit the pokemon that the prof gave you. elm in the box No. 1. Then change the box and when you say exactly SAVING … DO NOT TURN OFF THE CONSOLE. just after the end point in consola. YOU TURN IT OFF (it must be right there if it doesn’t, it doesn’t work). then you will be at the beginning where you saved the first time and repeat the whole process again.NOTE: THE POKES YOU SAVED WILL BE KEPT IN BOX 1.