Gen 1 Pokémon Quiz: Can You Name ’em All?

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Gen 1 Pokémon Quiz contains 15 questions. After answering all of the questions, you will be redirected to the final page, where you will be able to check your overall score and correct/incorrect answers.

This quiz is only about Pokémons from gen 1 (Kanto Region), which has 151 Pokémons in total. Check other Pokémon Quizzes (Gen 2 Pokemon QuizGen 3 Pokemon Quiz, and more).

If you have ever played any Pokémon game (for example, Pokémon Red and Blue released on Game Boy) or watched the anime, then this Gen 1 Pokémon Quiz is definitely for you. Test your knowledge about the Pokémon world and “explore ’em all!” Try to get the highest score possible if you think you’re a Pokémon fan.

Pokémons From Generation 1

Pokémons from gen 1 are the most popular ones. It all began with them. Ash took his Pikachu and started the adventure. First-generation Pokémons are undoubtedly the most popular of the whole series.

Kanto Region is the first one that we get to know in anime. It’s the place where Ash Ketchum begins his journey. Generation 1 is also known as color generation (Red, Blue, Yellow) or chromatic generation.

Each of us remembers sitting in front of the TV as a child, watching the adventures of Ash and his friends. We’ve always wondered what Pokémon we’ll meet in the next episode. What will happen to our beloved Pokémon trainer? This anime taught us many important things when we were children. Pokémon and their trainers represented mutual friendship and even love. How much would you give to return to these beautiful times?

If you were a Pokémon trainer, which one would you choose as your starter? Bring your imagination on, think about it, and then start the quiz to begin the unforgettable journey.

A Few Facts About Gen 1 Pokémons

  • Starter Pokémons of this generation are Pikachu, Charmander, and Bulbasaur.
  • Raticate was classified as rat Pokémon at first (gen 1, gen 2) but then was changed to a mouse Pokémon (gen 3)
  • Pikachu is the most popular Pokémon of generation 1
  • Ash’s Pikachu has no gender
  • Charmander is known as “Hitokage” in Japan
  • Ash obtained eight badges in Kanto Region

Want to know more facts about Pokémons from the original gen 1? Check out TheFactSite’s 151 Pokémon Facts From Bulbasaur to Mew.

The most popular Pokémon-related game in recent years is, by far, Pokémon Go. It is a game released on Android & iOS. It is a real-life game where you become a Pokémon trainer exploring your area to catch new pokies or fight in a gym. The game uses the GPS function by sending players to look for more Pokémon, often taking us to locations related to the type of a given creature (e.g., water Pokémon can be found near lakes, rivers, or other water bodies). If you haven’t heard about Pokémon GO, you definitely have to check it out!

Are You Ready To Start The Gen 1 Pokémon Quiz?

After pressing the Start button, you will be taken to the magical Kanto region, where Professor Oak will welcome you and he will offer you one of the three starter Pokémon. Let the journey begin!

Don’t forget to comment below with your results or share them on your Social Networks and compare them with your friends! Good luck!



Kimberly is a creative and dedicated manga and anime enthusiast who combines her love for Japanese culture with her passion for psychology. She spends her free time not only reading and watching her favorite series, but also creating unique quizzes that not only test knowledge but also reveal insights into a person's personality based on their preferences and choices within the manga and anime world. She is always looking for new ways to explore and understand the complex characters and themes that make this medium so captivating.

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