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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
8,448 2,830
Charizard is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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2
7,026 2,379
Mewtwo is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

3
7,326 2,031
Blastoise is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

4
6,490 2,170
Mew is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
Mew

5
6,880 2,309
Dragonite is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

6
6,564 1,765
Gengar is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

7
5,866 1,650
Gyarados is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

8
4,318 1,685
Jolteon is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

9
6,216 1,579
Arcanine is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

10
4,257 2,859
Pikachu is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

11
4,486 1,855
Zapdos is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

12
4,149 1,656
Charmander is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

13
4,559 2,021
Scyther and Scizor is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

14
3,884 2,163
Venusaur is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

15
3,844 1,799
Eevee is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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16
4,545 1,745
Articuno is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

17
4,146 1,321
Squirtle is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

18
1,308 302
Alakazam is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
phan-timon added Alakazam

19
3,462 1,674
Snorlax is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

20
4,030 1,680
Lapras is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

21
3,895 1,737
Ninetales is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

22
3,523 1,800
Nidoking is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
Nidoking

23
3,607 1,912
Bulbasaur is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

24
3,077 1,326
Haunter is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

25
2,711 1,450
Vaporeon is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

26
2,840 1,388
Charmeleon is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

27
2,657 1,801
Flareon is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

28
3,024 2,079
Moltres is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

29
2,704 1,646
Aerodactyl is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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30
2,969 1,207
Dragonair is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

31
2,445 1,360
Raichu is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

32
2,171 1,380
Marowak is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

33
2,637 1,677
Cubone is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

34
1,994 1,485
Ditto is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

35
2,203 1,854
Poliwrath is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

36
2,369 1,399
Kabutops is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

37
1,882 1,477
Sandslash is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

38
2,558 1,264
Pidgeot is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

39
2,169 1,331
Wartortle is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

40
1,978 1,339
Ivysaur is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

41
2,117 1,439
Rapidash is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

42
2,229 1,655
Vulpix is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

43
2,604 1,278
Growlithe is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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44
1,831 1,283
Golem is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

45
1,926 1,740
Onix is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

46
1,912 1,485
Hitmonchan is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

47
2,037 1,272
Kadabra is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

48
624 287
Right On, Rhydon! is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
phan-timon added Rhydon

49
1,573 1,520
Golduck is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
CapoAssKickerMikey95 added Golduck

50
1,300 1,703
Ponyta is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon