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The '''Veilstone Game Corner''' (Japanese: '''トバリゲームコーナー''' ''Tobari Game Corner'') is one of the six Game Corners. It is located in [[Veilstone City]], [[Sinnoh]].
 
The '''Veilstone Game Corner''' (Japanese: '''トバリゲームコーナー''' ''Tobari Game Corner'') is one of the six Game Corners. It is located in [[Veilstone City]], [[Sinnoh]].
   
This game corner houses sixteen [[slot machine]]s (except in European versions of {{v2|Platinum}}, which have [[game machine]]s instead). A [[Coin Case]] is necessary to play games. A sign outside reads:
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In the European releases of {{game|Platinum}}, as a result of changes in the classification standards at {{wp|Pan European Game Information|PEGI}}<ref>[http://www.gamesradar.com/european-pokemon-platinums-missing-game-corner-explained/ European Pokemon Platinum's missing Game Corner explained | GamesRadar]</ref>, the [[slot machine]]s were replaced with [[game machine]]s, including in the English version. The dialogue and other text was also altered to remove references to the slot machines and their functionality. {{TM|64|Explosion}} is instead given away at random by the Game Corner attendant.
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==In the games==
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===Sign===
 
{{sign|DPcity|header}}
 
{{sign|DPcity|header}}
 
{{sign|DPcity|title|Veilstone Game Corner}}
 
{{sign|DPcity|title|Veilstone Game Corner}}
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{{sign|DPcity|footer}}
 
{{sign|DPcity|footer}}
   
In European releases of {{v2|Platinum}}, the sign reads:
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{{sign|DPcity|header}}
 
{{sign|DPcity|header}}
 
{{sign|DPcity|title|Veilstone Game Corner}}
 
{{sign|DPcity|title|Veilstone Game Corner}}
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{{sign|DPcity|footer}}
 
{{sign|DPcity|footer}}
   
==Service Counter==
 
The woman behind the counter to the left of the slots sells coins at the following rates:
 
{{shop|[[Coin]]s}}
 
{{shoprow|{{shopitem|Coin|1000|PD||Coin Case|display=50 Coins}}|{{shopitem|Coin|10000|PD||Coin Case|display=500 Coins}}}}
 
{{shopfooter}}
 
 
==Prize Exchange==
 
Prizes are sold in the house to the right of the Game Corner.
 
 
The prizes available in the Prize Exchange house are:
 
{{shop|[[TM]]s and [[Held item]]s}}
 
{{shoprow|{{shopitem|Type-enhancing item#Silk Scarf|1000|C|5=Silk Scarf|display=Silk Scarf}}|{{shopitem|In-battle effect item#Wide Lens|1000|C|5=Wide Lens|display=Wide Lens}}}}
 
{{shoprow|{{shopitem|In-battle effect item#Zoom Lens|1000|C|5=Zoom Lens|display=Zoom Lens}}|{{shopitem|In-battle effect item#Metronome|1000|C|5=Metronome|display=Metronome}}}}
 
{{shoprow|{{shopitem|TM90|2000|C||TM Normal|Substitute}}|{{shopitem|TM58|2000|C||TM Normal|Endure}}}}
 
{{shoprow|{{shopitem|TM75|4000|C||TM Normal|Swords Dance}}|{{shopitem|TM32|4000|C||TM Normal|Double Team}}}}
 
{{shoprow|{{shopitem|TM44|6000|C||TM Psychic|Rest}}|{{shopitem|TM89|6000|C||TM Bug|U-turn}}}}
 
{{shoprow|{{shopitem|TM10|6000|C||TM Normal|Hidden Power}}|{{shopitem|TM27|8000|C||TM Normal|Return}}}}
 
{{shoprow|{{shopitem|TM21|8000|C||TM Normal|Frustration}}|{{shopitem|TM35|10000|C||TM Fire|Flamethrower}}}}
 
{{shoprow|{{shopitem|TM24|10000|C||TM Electric|Thunderbolt}}|{{shopitem|TM13|10000|C||TM Ice|Ice Beam}}}}
 
{{shoprow|{{shopitem|TM29|10000|C||TM Psychic|Psychic}}|{{shopitem|TM74|15000|C||TM Steel|Gyro Ball}}}}
 
{{shoprow|{{shopitem|TM68|20000|C||TM Normal|Giga Impact}}}}
 
{{shopfooter}}
 
 
==Games==
 
 
===Slot machines===
 
===Slot machines===
 
There are sixteen slot machines in the Game Corner, with four of them having people already seated at them.
 
There are sixteen slot machines in the Game Corner, with four of them having people already seated at them.
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However, the moon may also occasionally glow bright white, and following Clefairy's instructions will almost always guarantee that Clefairy will stay for another bonus round.
 
However, the moon may also occasionally glow bright white, and following Clefairy's instructions will almost always guarantee that Clefairy will stay for another bonus round.
   
<!--Veilstone Game Corner did not appear in the anime.-->
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===Service counter===
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The woman behind the counter to the left of the slots sells coins at the following rates:
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{{shop|[[Coin]]s}}
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{{shoprow|{{shopitem|Coin|1000|PD||Coin Case|display=50 Coins}}|{{shopitem|Coin|10000|PD||Coin Case|display=500 Coins}}}}
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{{shopfooter}}
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===Prize exchange===
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Prizes are sold in the house to the right of the Game Corner.
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{{shop|[[TM]]s and [[Held item]]s}}
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{{shoprow|{{shopitem|Type-enhancing item#Silk Scarf|1000|C|5=Silk Scarf|display=Silk Scarf}}|{{shopitem|In-battle effect item#Wide Lens|1000|C|5=Wide Lens|display=Wide Lens}}}}
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{{shoprow|{{shopitem|In-battle effect item#Zoom Lens|1000|C|5=Zoom Lens|display=Zoom Lens}}|{{shopitem|In-battle effect item#Metronome|1000|C|5=Metronome|display=Metronome}}}}
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{{shoprow|{{shopitem|TM90|2000|C||TM Normal|Substitute}}|{{shopitem|TM58|2000|C||TM Normal|Endure}}}}
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{{shoprow|{{shopitem|TM75|4000|C||TM Normal|Swords Dance}}|{{shopitem|TM32|4000|C||TM Normal|Double Team}}}}
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{{shoprow|{{shopitem|TM44|6000|C||TM Psychic|Rest}}|{{shopitem|TM89|6000|C||TM Bug|U-turn}}}}
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{{shoprow|{{shopitem|TM10|6000|C||TM Normal|Hidden Power}}|{{shopitem|TM27|8000|C||TM Normal|Return}}}}
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{{shoprow|{{shopitem|TM21|8000|C||TM Normal|Frustration}}|{{shopitem|TM35|10000|C||TM Fire|Flamethrower}}}}
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{{shoprow|{{shopitem|TM24|10000|C||TM Electric|Thunderbolt}}|{{shopitem|TM13|10000|C||TM Ice|Ice Beam}}}}
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{{shoprow|{{shopitem|TM29|10000|C||TM Psychic|Psychic}}|{{shopitem|TM74|15000|C||TM Steel|Gyro Ball}}}}
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{{shoprow|{{shopitem|TM68|20000|C||TM Normal|Giga Impact}}}}
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{{shopfooter}}
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===Music===
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The theme played here is a {{wp|Techno music|techno}} rearrangement of ''[[Pokémon FireRed & Pokémon LeafGreen: Super Music Collection|Rocket Game Corner]]''. It is also similar to the music played in real-life {{wp|pachinko}} parlors.
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The Clefairy Bonus Round plays a rearrangement of ''[[Pokémon HeartGold & Pokémon SoulSilver: Super Music Collection|Mt. Moon]]'', the theme played at the [[Mt. Moon Square]].
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==In the manga==
 
==In the manga==
 
<!--===In the Pokémon Adventures manga===-->
 
<!--===In the Pokémon Adventures manga===-->
[[File:Veilstone Game Corner DPA.png|thumb|Veilstone Game Corner in Pokémon Diamond and Pearl! Adventure]]
 
 
===In the Pokémon Diamond and Pearl! Adventure manga===
 
===In the Pokémon Diamond and Pearl! Adventure manga===
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[[File:Veilstone Game Corner DPA.png|thumb|Veilstone Game Corner in Pokémon Diamond and Pearl! Adventure]]
 
The Veilstone Game Corner appeared in ''[[DPAS2|Deoxys, The Phantom Pokémon! (Part 2)]]''.
 
The Veilstone Game Corner appeared in ''[[DPAS2|Deoxys, The Phantom Pokémon! (Part 2)]]''.
 
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==Trivia==
 
==Trivia==
* The music in the Game Corner is a techno remix of the [[Rocket Game Corner]] in [[Kanto]]. It is also similar to the music played in real-life {{wp|pachinko}} parlors.
 
* The music during the Clefairy Bonus Round is a remix of the [[Mt. Moon Square]] theme from [[Generation II]].
 
 
* [[Maylene]]'s father can be met here. He says that nothing is going his way, and asks if the player is a Trainer or has battled the Gym Leader. [[Looker]] can also be found here both before the player has obtained the {{badge|Cobble}} and after the [[Stark Mountain]] storyline.
 
* [[Maylene]]'s father can be met here. He says that nothing is going his way, and asks if the player is a Trainer or has battled the Gym Leader. [[Looker]] can also be found here both before the player has obtained the {{badge|Cobble}} and after the [[Stark Mountain]] storyline.
 
* The woman behind the counter says that the player must have had an ''explosion'' of good luck before giving the TM64, as a pun.
 
* The woman behind the counter says that the player must have had an ''explosion'' of good luck before giving the TM64, as a pun.
* Due to the removal of slot machines in European versions of Platinum in favor of game machines, dialog and other text inside the Game Corner has been altered to remove references to the slot machines and their gameplay. The only person whose dialog wasn't changed is the coin salesman. TM64 is given away at random by the Game Corner attendant.
 
 
* This is the first generation in which the large bonus for the slot machines was only 100 instead of 300, and a bonus round was activated after the bonus where the reward is 15 coins per spin. This may be due to the Japanese slot machine laws<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Slot_machine#Japan Wikipedia - Slot machine]</ref> that limit the maximum payout for a single spin to 15. Many real-life slot machines in Japan do this as well, giving a bonus round after the large bonus has been activated. As well, none of the payouts besides the big bonuses are larger than 15. The slot machines also follow with the custom of playing energizing music and special scenes on the LCD, payout after payout.
 
* This is the first generation in which the large bonus for the slot machines was only 100 instead of 300, and a bonus round was activated after the bonus where the reward is 15 coins per spin. This may be due to the Japanese slot machine laws<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Slot_machine#Japan Wikipedia - Slot machine]</ref> that limit the maximum payout for a single spin to 15. Many real-life slot machines in Japan do this as well, giving a bonus round after the large bonus has been activated. As well, none of the payouts besides the big bonuses are larger than 15. The slot machines also follow with the custom of playing energizing music and special scenes on the LCD, payout after payout.
   
 
==References==
 
==References==
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Veilstone Game Corner トバリゲームコーナー
Tobari Game Corner
"Wild Missingno. appeared!"
Veilstone Game Corner DPPt.png
Map description: {{{mapdesc}}}
Location: Veilstone City
Region: Sinnoh
Generations: IV
Sinnoh Veilstone City Map.png
Location of Veilstone Game Corner in Sinnoh.
Pokémon world locations

The Veilstone Game Corner (Japanese: トバリゲームコーナー Tobari Game Corner) is one of the six Game Corners. It is located in Veilstone City, Sinnoh.

In the European releases of Pokémon Platinum, as a result of changes in the classification standards at PEGI[1], the slot machines were replaced with game machines, including in the English version. The dialogue and other text was also altered to remove references to the slot machines and their functionality. TM64 (Explosion) is instead given away at random by the Game Corner attendant.

In the games

Sign

Veilstone Game Corner
Aim for an Explosion of Luck!

European Platinum

Veilstone Game Corner
The place everyone talks about!

Slot machines

There are sixteen slot machines in the Game Corner, with four of them having people already seated at them.

Each spin of the machine takes 3 coins, which are inserted by pressing the X button. Reels will start spinning either when the D-pad is pressed down or the X button is pressed again. Y stops the left reel, B stops the middle, and A stops the right.

Payouts

Bonus Round

As the game is played, occasionally a Poké Ball will roll up on the Touch Screen. They make the reels "sticky" and guarantee a win, whereas a win is normally impossible if a Ball does not appear. The type of win depends on the Ball:

Randomly, a Clefairy will pop out of the Poké Ball on the touch screen, and can be either a normal one, a Shiny one, or one that appears to be a Transformed Ditto. Once the Clefairy appears, players must continue spinning the reels until they get a 100-coin bonus. The odds of getting the bonus seem to improve if the slots are activated to the beat of Clefairy's clapping.

At this point the bonus round will begin. It only costs one coin to spin the reels while in the bonus round; after the reels begin spinning, the Clefairy will indicate which reel to stop first; left is Y, up is B, and right is A. Each time this is done correctly, three replays will be made possible, at fifteen coins apiece. If the player does not follow Clefairy's instructions, but gets three of one image (including replays) coins will not be given. Each bonus round has 15 spins, meaning that a perfect one yields 210 coins.

After 15 spins, the Clefairy will either stay for another bonus round or it will return to its Poké Ball and the bonus will end. This seems to be random. If ten or more bonus rounds are played in a row, the woman behind the counter will give TM64 (Explosion) as a prize the first after this has been achieved. In order to obtain the TM, the player must lose a bonus round sometime after their tenth consecutive round; pressing Start to end the "Slot Session" will not count as having played 10 games in a row and will, in turn, not yield TM64. The TM is only given out once.

Occasionally, the moon on the touch screen will glow red during a spin, and according to an NPC in the game corner, getting a replay when the moon is red "makes Clefairy tired." Because of this, following Clefairy's instructions during a red moon could cause the bonus round to end.

However, the moon may also occasionally glow bright white, and following Clefairy's instructions will almost always guarantee that Clefairy will stay for another bonus round.

Service counter

The woman behind the counter to the left of the slots sells coins at the following rates:

Coins
Coin Case 50 Coins
Pokémon Dollar1000
Coin Case 500 Coins
Pokémon Dollar10000

Prize exchange

Prizes are sold in the house to the right of the Game Corner.

TMs and Held items
Silk Scarf Silk Scarf
1000C
Wide Lens Wide Lens
1000C
Zoom Lens Zoom Lens
1000C
Metronome Metronome
1000C
TM Normal TM90 (Substitute)
2000C
TM Normal TM58 (Endure)
2000C
TM Normal TM75 (Swords Dance)
4000C
TM Normal TM32 (Double Team)
4000C
TM Psychic TM44 (Rest)
6000C
TM Bug TM89 (U-turn)
6000C
TM Normal TM10 (Hidden Power)
6000C
TM Normal TM27 (Return)
8000C
TM Normal TM21 (Frustration)
8000C
TM Fire TM35 (Flamethrower)
10000C
TM Electric TM24 (Thunderbolt)
10000C
TM Ice TM13 (Ice Beam)
10000C
TM Psychic TM29 (Psychic)
10000C
TM Steel TM74 (Gyro Ball)
15000C
TM Normal TM68 (Giga Impact)
20000C

Music

The theme played here is a techno rearrangement of Rocket Game Corner. It is also similar to the music played in real-life pachinko parlors.

The Clefairy Bonus Round plays a rearrangement of Mt. Moon, the theme played at the Mt. Moon Square.

In the manga

In the Pokémon Diamond and Pearl! Adventure manga

Veilstone Game Corner in Pokémon Diamond and Pearl! Adventure

The Veilstone Game Corner appeared in Deoxys, The Phantom Pokémon! (Part 2).


Trivia

  • Maylene's father can be met here. He says that nothing is going his way, and asks if the player is a Trainer or has battled the Gym Leader. Looker can also be found here both before the player has obtained the Cobble Badge and after the Stark Mountain storyline.
  • The woman behind the counter says that the player must have had an explosion of good luck before giving the TM64, as a pun.
  • This is the first generation in which the large bonus for the slot machines was only 100 instead of 300, and a bonus round was activated after the bonus where the reward is 15 coins per spin. This may be due to the Japanese slot machine laws[2] that limit the maximum payout for a single spin to 15. Many real-life slot machines in Japan do this as well, giving a bonus round after the large bonus has been activated. As well, none of the payouts besides the big bonuses are larger than 15. The slot machines also follow with the custom of playing energizing music and special scenes on the LCD, payout after payout.

References



Sinnoh
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Twinleaf TownSandgem TownJubilife CityOreburgh CityFloaroma TownEterna CityHearthome City
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Routes
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Floaroma MeadowValley WindworksEterna ForestOld ChateauThe UndergroundWayward CaveMt. Coronet
Amity SquareLost TowerHallowed TowerSolaceon RuinsManiac TunnelLake Valor (Lakefront) • Great Marsh
Pokémon MansionTrophy GardenFuego IronworksIron IslandLake Acuity (Lakefront) • Spear PillarVictory Road
Pal ParkContest HallBattle ZoneBattle ParkBattle TowerBattle FrontierStark MountainSnowpoint Temple
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