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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
9,537 3,546
Charizard is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

2
8,084 2,890
Mewtwo is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

3
8,349 2,496
Blastoise is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

4
7,948 2,694
Dragonite is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

5
7,419 2,622
Mew is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
Mew

6
7,680 2,066
Gengar is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

7
6,783 1,948
Gyarados is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

8
7,173 1,877
Arcanine is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

9
5,075 2,182
Zapdos is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

10
4,786 3,496
Pikachu is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

11
4,875 2,088
Jolteon is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

12
4,676 2,037
Charmander is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

13
5,218 2,312
Scyther and Scizor is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

14
4,422 2,524
Venusaur is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

Common Pokemon Name Meanings from Generation 1

15
2,154 481
Alakazam is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
phan-timon added Alakazam

16
4,343 2,167
Eevee is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

17
5,171 1,968
Articuno is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

18
4,675 1,890
Lapras is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

19
4,068 1,908
Snorlax is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

20
4,705 1,582
Squirtle is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

21
4,431 1,993
Ninetales is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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22
4,008 2,041
Nidoking is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
Nidoking

23
4,032 2,176
Bulbasaur is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

24
3,388 2,306
Moltres is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

25
2,796 1,608
Raichu is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

26
3,111 1,671
Vaporeon is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

27
3,493 1,574
Haunter is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

28
3,183 1,626
Charmeleon is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

The Best Pokemon Memes of All Time

29
2,988 2,025
Flareon is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

30
3,114 1,837
Aerodactyl is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

31
2,473 1,626
Marowak is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

32
3,366 1,378
Dragonair is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

33
2,159 1,708
Sandslash is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

34
2,934 1,927
Cubone is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

35
2,473 2,064
Poliwrath is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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36
2,718 1,560
Kabutops is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

37
2,265 1,746
Ditto is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

38
2,840 1,471
Pidgeot is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

39
2,400 1,523
Wartortle is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

40
2,220 1,535
Ivysaur is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

41
2,493 1,858
Vulpix is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

42
2,374 1,625
Rapidash is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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43
2,114 1,471
Golem is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

44
2,200 1,931
Onix is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

45
2,916 1,429
Growlithe is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

46
2,159 1,677
Hitmonchan is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

47
2,171 1,624
Electabuzz is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

48
868 478
Right On, Rhydon! is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
phan-timon added Rhydon

49
2,261 1,457
Kadabra is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

50
1,793 1,704
Golduck is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
CapoAssKickerMikey95 added Golduck