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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're a fan of Pokémon Go, watch the best YouTubers catch 'em all

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
10,042 3,852
Charizard is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

2
8,525 3,130
Mewtwo is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

3
8,790 2,697
Blastoise is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

4
8,385 2,853
Dragonite is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

5
7,806 2,788
Mew is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
Mew

6
8,114 2,218
Gengar is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

7
7,210 2,069
Gyarados is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

8
7,608 1,978
Arcanine is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

9
5,318 2,331
Zapdos is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

10
5,030 3,724
Pikachu is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

11
5,098 2,231
Jolteon is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

12
5,459 2,453
Scyther and Scizor is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

13
4,899 2,202
Charmander is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

14
4,668 2,666
Venusaur is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

Common Pokemon Name Meanings from Generation 1

15
2,463 559
Alakazam is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
phan-timon added Alakazam

16
4,580 2,293
Eevee is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

17
5,438 2,058
Articuno is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

18
4,341 2,003
Snorlax is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

19
4,951 1,971
Lapras is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

20
4,936 1,693
Squirtle is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

21
4,708 2,068
Ninetales is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

The Best Off-Road SUVs and Off-Roading Vehicles

22
4,197 2,134
Nidoking is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
Nidoking

23
4,193 2,284
Bulbasaur is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

24
3,543 2,401
Moltres is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

25
3,288 1,750
Vaporeon is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

26
2,958 1,704
Raichu is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

27
3,631 1,672
Haunter is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

28
3,309 1,718
Charmeleon is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

The Best Pokemon Memes of All Time

29
3,116 2,105
Flareon is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

30
3,254 1,910
Aerodactyl is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

31
2,592 1,698
Marowak is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

32
3,531 1,439
Dragonair is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

33
2,255 1,796
Sandslash is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

34
3,035 2,013
Cubone is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

35
2,837 1,619
Kabutops is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

29 Things You Didn't Know About Our Founding Fathers

36
2,377 1,816
Ditto is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

37
2,573 2,141
Poliwrath is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

38
2,941 1,537
Pidgeot is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

39
2,483 1,586
Wartortle is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

40
2,307 1,601
Ivysaur is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

41
2,593 1,923
Vulpix is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

42
2,481 1,677
Rapidash is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

The Worst Pokestops Found So Far in Pokemon Go

43
2,211 1,534
Golem is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

44
2,302 1,999
Onix is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

45
3,024 1,484
Growlithe is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

46
2,252 1,737
Hitmonchan is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

47
2,265 1,685
Electabuzz is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

48
935 539
Right On, Rhydon! is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
phan-timon added Rhydon

49
2,320 1,521
Kadabra is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

50
1,856 1,766
Golduck is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
CapoAssKickerMikey95 added Golduck