You will take the role of Ash a young Pokemon trainer. You will start with three Pokemon all at level 5: Bulbasaur, Charmander and Squirtle. You will need to explore this 3D world in search of other trainers that are playing the Pokemon NXT game just like you are around the world. Select your Pokemon by using the number keys and release them to fight against other creatures by pressing enter. You can press the ESC key to access the Pokedex, Inventory and various other options that will aid you in your game-play. Just remember your main goal is you "Gotta Catch'em All, Pokemon!"