Lt. Surge is the 3rd Gym Leader, presiding over the Vermillion Gym. He wears shades, camo pants, and a green undershirt all the time. Also, he is very muscular, and uses the title "The Lightning American" along with his Electric-type Pokemon.
- Vermillion Gym
- In the opening to Vermillion Gym, Lt. Surge fends off an attack on the S.S. Anne with his Raichu's Thunder. He pleads with Raikou to mentor him, but they all fall victim to Mewthree's trap. Inside the gym, Lt. Surge, Brock, and Raikou attempt to eliminate you since Mewthree cannot control you. After you beat the level, he gives you the Thunder Badge.
- Diglett's Cave
- Lavender Town
- Saffron Dojo
- Route 15
- Lt. Surge plays a minor role in the conversation before the level begins.
- Viridian City
- Lt. Surge can be seen in the crowd in front of Viridian City.
- Viridian Ending
- Lt. Surge may be seen off to the left in the crowd during the first half of the cutscene.
|Lt. Surge's Pokemon|
|Raichu||Thunder, Charge Beam|
|Ash Ketchum • Gary Oak • Joey • Mewtwo • Maruto|
|Mewthree • James • Jessie • Meowth • Jerry • Tom • Giovanni|
|Brock • Misty • Lt. Surge • Erika • Sabrina • Janine • Blaine • Gary Oak|
|Professor Oak • Camper Luigi • Cal • Bug Catcher • Old Man • Kyogre • Bill • Celebi • Bruno • Sam • Sensei • Groudon • Lorelei • Koga • Lance • Mew|