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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
8,431 2,827
Charizard is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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2
7,013 2,375
Mewtwo is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

3
7,317 2,027
Blastoise is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

4
6,482 2,165
Mew is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
Mew

5
6,870 2,304
Dragonite is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

6
6,552 1,761
Gengar is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

7
5,861 1,647
Gyarados is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

8
4,314 1,679
Jolteon is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

9
6,210 1,575
Arcanine is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

10
4,252 2,854
Pikachu is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

11
4,479 1,853
Zapdos is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

12
4,145 1,652
Charmander is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

13
4,552 2,018
Scyther and Scizor is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

14
3,878 2,159
Venusaur is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

15
3,839 1,795
Eevee is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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16
4,537 1,744
Articuno is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

17
4,143 1,315
Squirtle is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

18
1,301 299
Alakazam is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
phan-timon added Alakazam

19
3,454 1,673
Snorlax is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

20
4,025 1,677
Lapras is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

21
3,889 1,734
Ninetales is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

22
3,520 1,797
Nidoking is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
Nidoking

23
3,605 1,908
Bulbasaur is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

24
3,074 1,323
Haunter is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

25
2,709 1,447
Vaporeon is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

26
2,837 1,386
Charmeleon is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

27
2,655 1,799
Flareon is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

28
2,702 1,644
Aerodactyl is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

29
3,019 2,079
Moltres is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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30
2,967 1,206
Dragonair is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

31
2,442 1,359
Raichu is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

32
2,168 1,379
Marowak is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

33
2,635 1,676
Cubone is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

34
1,989 1,484
Ditto is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

35
2,202 1,852
Poliwrath is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

36
2,367 1,397
Kabutops is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

37
1,880 1,476
Sandslash is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

38
2,555 1,263
Pidgeot is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

39
2,168 1,329
Wartortle is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

40
1,976 1,337
Ivysaur is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

41
2,115 1,437
Rapidash is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

42
2,226 1,653
Vulpix is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

43
2,600 1,277
Growlithe is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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44
1,829 1,280
Golem is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

45
1,923 1,737
Onix is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

46
1,910 1,484
Hitmonchan is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

47
2,033 1,271
Kadabra is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

48
621 286
Right On, Rhydon! is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
phan-timon added Rhydon

49
1,571 1,519
Golduck is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
CapoAssKickerMikey95 added Golduck

50
1,297 1,702
Ponyta is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon