Originally Posted by sealboyno1
When I got my first Pokemon game, Crystal, I used to think that you caught Pokemon by making them faint. As soon as their sprite disappeared, I thought I had it. Then I got confused at to why I didn't have it in my party. xD
I had a similar problem in RBY. Except I knew you had to throw a Poke Ball, first. It annoyed me how the game would never let me throw it after it fainted.