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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
9,513 3,514
Charizard is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

2
8,053 2,874
Mewtwo is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

3
8,314 2,481
Blastoise is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

4
7,919 2,679
Dragonite is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

5
7,388 2,613
Mew is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
Mew

6
7,658 2,052
Gengar is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

7
6,761 1,938
Gyarados is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

8
7,153 1,864
Arcanine is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

9
5,062 2,161
Zapdos is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

10
4,762 3,481
Pikachu is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

11
4,860 2,077
Jolteon is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

12
4,660 2,029
Charmander is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

13
5,208 2,300
Scyther and Scizor is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

14
4,402 2,518
Venusaur is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

Common Pokemon Name Meanings from Generation 1

15
2,138 474
Alakazam is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
phan-timon added Alakazam

16
4,324 2,159
Eevee is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

17
5,157 1,964
Articuno is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

18
4,661 1,883
Lapras is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

19
4,051 1,901
Snorlax is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

20
4,687 1,575
Squirtle is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

21
4,417 1,989
Ninetales is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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22
3,999 2,030
Nidoking is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
Nidoking

23
4,017 2,169
Bulbasaur is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

24
3,377 2,300
Moltres is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

25
2,789 1,600
Raichu is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

26
3,096 1,666
Vaporeon is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

27
3,483 1,568
Haunter is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

28
3,173 1,620
Charmeleon is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

The Best Pokemon Memes of All Time

29
2,978 2,020
Flareon is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

30
3,109 1,826
Aerodactyl is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

31
2,467 1,618
Marowak is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

32
3,354 1,375
Dragonair is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

33
2,152 1,700
Sandslash is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

34
2,924 1,920
Cubone is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

35
2,714 1,551
Kabutops is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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36
2,467 2,055
Poliwrath is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

37
2,256 1,738
Ditto is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

38
2,831 1,463
Pidgeot is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

39
2,389 1,517
Wartortle is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

40
2,209 1,529
Ivysaur is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

41
2,481 1,851
Vulpix is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

42
2,368 1,618
Rapidash is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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43
2,109 1,462
Golem is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

44
2,193 1,923
Onix is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

45
2,905 1,424
Growlithe is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

46
2,154 1,668
Hitmonchan is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

47
2,168 1,614
Electabuzz is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

48
865 470
Right On, Rhydon! is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
phan-timon added Rhydon

49
2,251 1,452
Kadabra is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

50
1,786 1,699
Golduck is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
CapoAssKickerMikey95 added Golduck