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List of the greatest generation 1 Pokemon, ranked by their fan appeal and overall coolness. It's almost irrefutable that the original 151 Pokemon are the best Pokemon of all time, sparking a craze all over the world that no one could have seen coming. Bulbasaur, Squirtle and Charmander are the starters in Pokemon Red and Blue, and there haven't been more iconic starters since. 

If you want to vote on things like "Who is the best Pokemon from Blue and Red?" then this list is where you can make your voice heard. Other sites may have lists on this subject, but Ranker is the only place where you can actually vote and determine the outcome of this ordering.

Generation 1 placed the player in the Kanto region, where he collected gym badges while butting heads with his rival Gary. Legendary Pokemon in generation 1 included Zapdos, Articuno and Moltres, the legendary birds. Mewtwo and Mew were also introduced, becoming some of the most iconic Pokemon of all time. So who is the greatest Generation One Pokemon of all time? Cast your votes and let the world know what you think!
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1
8,243 2,754
Charizard is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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2
6,862 2,320
Mewtwo is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

3
7,190 1,968
Blastoise is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

4
6,357 2,118
Mew is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
Mew

5
6,733 2,255
Dragonite is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

6
6,422 1,721
Gengar is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

7
5,748 1,603
Gyarados is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

8
4,159 2,787
Pikachu is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

9
4,238 1,634
Jolteon is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

10
6,108 1,539
Arcanine is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

11
4,407 1,818
Zapdos is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

12
4,063 1,607
Charmander is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

13
4,470 1,984
Scyther and Scizor is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

14
3,805 2,116
Venusaur is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

15
3,754 1,759
Eevee is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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16
4,453 1,718
Articuno is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

17
1,211 278
Alakazam is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
phan-timon added Alakazam

18
4,072 1,284
Squirtle is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

19
3,375 1,641
Snorlax is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

20
3,946 1,650
Lapras is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

21
3,461 1,763
Nidoking is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
Nidoking

22
3,817 1,708
Ninetales is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

23
3,535 1,880
Bulbasaur is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

24
2,660 1,415
Vaporeon is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

25
2,789 1,351
Charmeleon is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

26
3,028 1,290
Haunter is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

27
2,602 1,777
Flareon is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

28
2,963 2,053
Moltres is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

29
2,388 1,329
Raichu is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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30
2,647 1,620
Aerodactyl is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

31
2,916 1,178
Dragonair is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

32
2,123 1,356
Marowak is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

33
2,586 1,650
Cubone is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

34
1,943 1,457
Ditto is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

35
2,166 1,826
Poliwrath is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

36
1,843 1,449
Sandslash is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

37
2,328 1,375
Kabutops is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

38
2,513 1,241
Pidgeot is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

39
2,143 1,299
Wartortle is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

40
1,945 1,308
Ivysaur is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

41
2,069 1,422
Rapidash is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

42
2,186 1,632
Vulpix is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

43
2,557 1,261
Growlithe is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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44
1,789 1,255
Golem is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

45
1,892 1,713
Onix is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

46
1,888 1,453
Hitmonchan is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

47
1,998 1,250
Kadabra is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

48
1,541 1,496
Golduck is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
CapoAssKickerMikey95 added Golduck

49
575 271
Right On, Rhydon! is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
phan-timon added Rhydon

50
1,270 1,676
Ponyta is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon