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List Rules Vote for your favorite Gen 3 Pokemon, which don't have to necessarily be the strongest

Featured in Pokémon Go, here we rank the greatest generation 3 Pokemon, in terms of appeal, strength and overall coolness. In the first two generations there were 251 Pokemon to catch, and luckily for fans the third generation introduced another 135 creatures in Pokemon Ruby, Sapphire, and Emerald. The starter Pokemon in generation 3 are Treecko, Torchic, and Mudkip, and although they're generally not considered the coolest starters, they still are beloved by millions of fans.

If you want to vote on things like "Who is the best Pokemon from Ruby and Sapphire?" 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 3 was unique in that it moved the player away from Kanto and Johto, instead placing them in the secluded Hoenn region. Some players were upset that gen 3 introduced 10 new legendary Pokemon, but most were very happy with additions of amazing Pokemon like Kyogre and Groudon.

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Rayquaza is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Rayquaza Dragon, Flying

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1,096 372
Kyogre is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Kyogre Water

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1,087 465
Groudon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Groudon Ground

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1,374 531
Blaziken is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Blaziken Fire, Fighting

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1,199 449
Swampert is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Swampert Water, Ground

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1,061 513
Sceptile is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Sceptile Grass

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1,059 634
Aggron is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Aggron Steel, Rock

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920 279
Flygon is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Flygon Ground, Dragon

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655 363
Deoxys is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Deoxys Psychic

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793 301
Milotic is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Milotic Water

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687 253
Latios is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Latios Pokémon Heroes - Dragon, Psychic

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123 41
Absol is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Absol Dark

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477 290
Altaria is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Altaria Dragon, Flying

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111 13
Metagross is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Metagross Steel, Psychic

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Grovyle is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Grovyle Grass

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593 320
Mudkip is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Mudkip Water

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448 422
Mightyena is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Mightyena Dark

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389 320
Manectric is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Manectric Electric

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480 323
Torchic is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Torchic Fire

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109 21
Gardevoir is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Gardevoir Psychic, Fairy

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423 285
Breloom is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Breloom Grass, Fighting

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Treecko is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Treecko Grass

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389 292
Registeel is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Registeel Steel

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313 343
Lairon is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Lairon Steel, Rock

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353 284
Regice is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Regice Ice

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361 314
Swellow is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Swellow Normal, Flying

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384 283
Wailord is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Wailord Water

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Regirock is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Regirock Rock

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Tropius is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
wall-ice added Tropius Grass, Flying

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Armaldo is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Armaldo Rock, Bug

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259 305
Exploud is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Exploud Normal

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242 279
Camerupt is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Camerupt Fire, Ground

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312 267
Aron is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Aron Marvel Universe - Steel, Rock

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Torkoal is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Torkoal Fire

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Shedinja is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Shedinja Bug, Ghost

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Glalie is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Glalie Ice

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303 274
Marshtomp is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Marshtomp Water, Ground

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269 298
Poochyena is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Poochyena Dark

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275 250
Bagon is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Bagon Dragon

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39 34
Shiftry is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Shiftry Grass, Dark

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219 272
Duskull is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Duskull Ghost

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Combusken is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Combusken Fire, Fighting

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Zangoose is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Zangoose Normal

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Plusle is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Plusle Electric

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Slaking is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Slaking Normal

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Ralts is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Ralts Psychic, Fairy

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36 31
Crawdaunt is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Crawdaunt Water, Dark

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48 19
Kirlia is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Kirlia Psychic, Fairy

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41 32
Walrein is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Walrein Ice, Water

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216 290
Delcatty is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Generation 3 Pokemon
Delcatty Normal