|Location||Dragons Den B1F|
- Must have unlocked Dragons Den B1F
- An on-hand lineup of invariably level-100 Pokémon
- Access to Cerulean Cave
- One of few requirements for access to Dragons Shrine
Lance is one of the Elite Four of the Kanto Elite Four, as well as the champion of the Johto Elite Four. Coming back every time with a stronger team, this Boss version of Lance is the first Boss version of Lance, which can only be fought once.
Lance is the only NPC staying in Dragons Den B1F. As such it is necessary to complete a serie of requirements in order to enter the room:
Afterwards, Lance will challenge the player given that he or she has a full party of 6 level 100 Pokémons. If Lance wins, he will have no cooldown and can be immediately fought again. He cannot be rechallenged after winning against him however.
Lance is the requirement for two locations:
- Cerulean Cave. Lance is the direct and only requirement for its access.
- Dragons Den's Dragon Shrine. Lance is one of the three requirements for its access, and it is most notably where Lance 2.0, the next version of Lance.