Anime Underground The Best Generation 1 Pokemon  

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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
10,056 3,859
Charizard is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

2
8,539 3,138
Mewtwo is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

3
8,806 2,699
Blastoise is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

4
8,395 2,860
Dragonite is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

5
7,821 2,792
Mew is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
Mew

6
8,121 2,223
Gengar is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

7
7,226 2,070
Gyarados is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

8
5,044 3,724
Pikachu is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

9
7,617 1,981
Arcanine is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

10
5,323 2,338
Zapdos is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

11
5,105 2,235
Jolteon is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

12
4,912 2,202
Charmander is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

13
5,465 2,458
Scyther and Scizor is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

14
4,675 2,670
Venusaur is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

Common Pokemon Name Meanings from Generation 1

15
2,469 561
Alakazam is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
phan-timon added Alakazam

16
4,587 2,295
Eevee is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

17
5,446 2,060
Articuno is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

18
4,958 1,972
Lapras is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

19
4,347 2,006
Snorlax is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

20
4,948 1,693
Squirtle is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

21
4,711 2,071
Ninetales is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

The Best Off-Road SUVs and Off-Roading Vehicles

22
4,200 2,138
Nidoking is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
Nidoking

23
4,201 2,286
Bulbasaur is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

24
3,549 2,403
Moltres is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

25
3,293 1,754
Vaporeon is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

26
2,963 1,707
Raichu is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

27
3,635 1,675
Haunter is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

28
3,315 1,720
Charmeleon is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

The Best Pokemon Memes of All Time

29
3,119 2,108
Flareon is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

30
3,259 1,911
Aerodactyl is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

31
2,595 1,701
Marowak is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

32
3,536 1,440
Dragonair is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

33
2,258 1,799
Sandslash is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

34
3,039 2,016
Cubone is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

35
2,842 1,622
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
2,382 1,819
Ditto is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

37
2,578 2,143
Poliwrath is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

38
2,945 1,540
Pidgeot is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

39
2,490 1,587
Wartortle is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

40
2,313 1,602
Ivysaur is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

41
2,595 1,927
Vulpix is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

42
2,485 1,680
Rapidash is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

The Worst Pokestops Found So Far in Pokemon Go

43
2,217 1,536
Golem is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

44
2,309 2,000
Onix is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

45
3,029 1,486
Growlithe is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

46
2,253 1,743
Hitmonchan is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

47
2,268 1,690
Electabuzz is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

48
937 541
Right On, Rhydon! is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
phan-timon added Rhydon

49
2,321 1,522
Kadabra is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

50
1,858 1,767
Golduck is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
CapoAssKickerMikey95 added Golduck