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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
8,434 2,828
Charizard is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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2
7,016 2,376
Mewtwo is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

3
7,318 2,028
Blastoise is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

4
6,484 2,166
Mew is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
Mew

5
6,872 2,306
Dragonite is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

6
6,555 1,763
Gengar is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

7
5,862 1,647
Gyarados is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

8
4,315 1,679
Jolteon is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

9
6,212 1,575
Arcanine is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

10
4,253 2,855
Pikachu is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

11
4,480 1,854
Zapdos is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

12
4,145 1,653
Charmander is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

13
4,553 2,019
Scyther and Scizor is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

14
3,878 2,160
Venusaur is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

15
3,841 1,795
Eevee is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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16
4,538 1,744
Articuno is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

17
4,144 1,316
Squirtle is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

18
1,301 300
Alakazam is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
phan-timon added Alakazam

19
3,455 1,673
Snorlax is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

20
4,026 1,677
Lapras is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

21
3,891 1,734
Ninetales is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

22
3,521 1,797
Nidoking is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
Nidoking

23
3,605 1,909
Bulbasaur is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

24
3,074 1,324
Haunter is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

25
2,710 1,447
Vaporeon is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

26
2,837 1,387
Charmeleon is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

27
2,656 1,799
Flareon is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

28
2,702 1,645
Aerodactyl is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

29
3,020 2,079
Moltres is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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30
2,968 1,206
Dragonair is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

31
2,443 1,359
Raichu is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

32
2,168 1,380
Marowak is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

33
2,635 1,677
Cubone is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

34
1,989 1,485
Ditto is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

35
2,202 1,853
Poliwrath is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

36
2,367 1,398
Kabutops is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

37
1,880 1,477
Sandslash is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

38
2,555 1,264
Pidgeot is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

39
2,168 1,330
Wartortle is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

40
1,976 1,338
Ivysaur is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

41
2,116 1,437
Rapidash is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

42
2,228 1,653
Vulpix is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

43
2,601 1,277
Growlithe is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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44
1,829 1,281
Golem is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

45
1,923 1,738
Onix is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

46
1,910 1,485
Hitmonchan is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

47
2,033 1,272
Kadabra is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

48
622 286
Right On, Rhydon! is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
phan-timon added Rhydon

49
1,571 1,520
Golduck is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
CapoAssKickerMikey95 added Golduck

50
1,298 1,702
Ponyta is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon