Top Ten Stage 1 Starter Pokemon

The Top Ten

1 Charmander Charmander Charmander, known in Japan as Hitokage, is a Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise.

It can beat ditto, machoke, and spearow

It is the best

JUST WOW I MEAN HOW COME EVERYONE THINKS CHARMANDER IS OP HE EVOLVES INTO A CHARAZARD AND THE ONLY MOVE HE KNOWS IS ON!

The squirtle squad just like rekt by the charmander squad charmander is easily a boss he nails through the first gym with metal claw and his only problem is with misty he is op and heres a rap for the squirtle fans.Charizard:Somebody tell squirtle to take off those shades, then tell blastoise that he raps like AIDS, when your in the kiddy pool I'm flying with dragons man I'm sure you already know I rule the air and the land!

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2 Squirtle Squirtle Squirtle, known in Japan as Zenigame, is a Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise.

Squirtle squad

It's a blue turtle that fires water, when evolved into Blastoise it has guns sticking out of it's shell!

I love squirtle because of the anime's opening scene. He may be a prankster but he is very strong and evolves into blastoise and he has cannons.

Squirtle looks sweet, and he has a good defense due to his shell!

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3 Mudkip Mudkip Mudkip, known in Japan as Mizugorou, is a Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise.

Teach mudkip ice type move when it evolve it will be unbeatable

It's cute.

I really like Mudkip simply because he's awesome. Not to mention his immunity to electric-type moves when he evolves

Why is eevee on this list?

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4 Froakie Froakie Froakie, known in Japan as Keromatsu, is a Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise.

I love how everybody decides to be a troll and puts starters from the non main series games

I think froakie can do better he is a good Pokemon

He is cute and super fast

Love the whole who line

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5 Oshawott Oshawott Oshawott, known in Japan as Mijumaru, is a Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise.

This thing will evolve into a beast at level 36. It kills everything, and is incredibly strong! I'm so glad I always choose Oshawott! - Goatworlds

Personally I prefer Snivy but Oshawott is still cute though

Oshawott has a ton of different moves it can learn. Like ice fang rock smash and many more. It also is a beast

Oshawott's stat are all well balanced, enabling a strong starter!

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6 Torchic Torchic Torchic, known in Japan as Achamo, is a Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise.

Believe me or not it's unbeaten Pokemon

He is powerful when he is mega blaziken

I have this card. Shes cute!

Torchic is the best on ever

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7 Cyndaquil Cyndaquil Cyndaquil, known in Japan as Hinoarashi, is a Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise.

Bob Sag3t is the best jawbreaker since Jerry Seinfeld and we should all watch more Full House because the Saget has a full heart. Oh yeah bob saget flame3 wheel yeah use eruption yeah yeah

Cool Evolutions and Only Single type Pokemon, So few types are only effective.

The starter in heart gold gold soul silver silver and crystal

Cyndaquil is amazing it has helped me through every game I've been able to choose it in, it's fast, cute, strong and got great evo's and amazing moves... Thank you for your time

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8 Snivy Snivy Snivy, known in Japan as Tsutarja, is a Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise.

Snivy is very good, but is very overlooked as an "Overrated Pokemon". Come on. Oshawott is cute, but seriously, I think that my Serperior is better with very good attacks. Got past the Psychic AND Ghost type elite fours with ease.

Snivy last evolution is serperior I try using serperior then I always win

Although oshawott is my favorite out of their bunch, I still really like Snivy. I always have. There's just something about it I like.

I think Snivy should be first, I have a serperior and I used used it to beat all of my gym leaders and the elite four easy

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9 Chimchar Chimchar Chimchar, known in Japan as Hikozaru, is a Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise.

I love Chimchar's ability because it is super strong! When you give it attention and care it is even stronger as it evolves into Monferno. Then even stronger into Infernape! Infernapes blaze is stronger than the rest because it is highly developed and it is already super powerful without it! That's why I vote chimchar all the way

CHIMCHAR IS THE BEST please VOTE

Chimchar is my favorite starter ever and he passes charmander as the best starter in my opinion that's why he gets my vote

Cyndaquil? Oshawott? Charmander? Chimchar is no doubt way better then them

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10 Turtwig Turtwig Turtwig, known in Japan as Naetle, is a Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise.

Turtwig is one of the most underrated starters in Gen 4. People don't choose him mainly because he's a grass type but look past that, leaf storm, earthquake, Wood Hammer, Synthesis, Giga Drain. This thing is a tank. Where's the love for Turtwig

This tiny tortoise evolves being able to defeat an Infernape at lvl72 vs89

Fact I l ike just torterra well too bad

Turtwig evolves into a bulky super strong torterra

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The Contenders

11 Piplup Piplup Piplup, known in Japan as Pochama, is a Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise.

Number 1, number 1 please.

He should be number 1

The starter in diamond pearl and platnium

Piplup is socute he shuld be in the first you see the cute eyyyes ideots
nitwits bososs blue black cute eyes

12 Fennekin Fennekin Fennekin, known in Japan as Fokko, is a Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise.

Hey, Idiot! They did not rip-off Vulpix to make Fennekin. Would you say they ripped-off Pikachu to make Emolga? Or ripped-off Pichu to make Plusle? Or ripped-off Arcanine to make Entei? Or Mewtwo to make Lucario? By the way, Fennekin is so cute!

Fennekin is so fab! It's the perfect choice for a Pokemon Performer! (And fabulous trainers)

I read that in Serena's voice. It's also a good choice for connoisseurs. - RiverClanRocks

Fennekin was my pick for gen 6. She wrecks face on a daily basis.

So cute in the anime and in the games. Second stage is so sexy

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13 Treeko

Charmander this mudkip

Nobody added treeko? Guess ill do it. Treeko is awesome as it can learn super powerful moves for a starter as it can learn pound, solar beam, bullet seed, as well as a range of Tms. Also ash had a super cool one. Go treeko.

This is spelled wrong. It is treecko not treeko. That might be why no one is voting for it.

Best grass type starter & now it can mega evolve for protection from fire

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14 Chickorita

Bayleef has always been my favorite Pokemon and Chikorita is the first step on the way to getting one.

Chickorita used to be my fave Pokemon

I had to vote just to say this...

But Chikorita is bad. All the gyms absolutely dominates it! Even Megamium can't win against one of them!

Just got that off my chest.

15 Bulbasaur Bulbasaur Bulbasaur, known in Japan as Fushigidane, is the first Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise.

Oshawott is my favorite Pokémon, however...Bulbasaur is my second favorite. I hate how underrated he is. I'm glad Oshawott and Snivy is the most popular out of their trio, but Bulbasaur...? No. Why not? He's amazing. Once he's Venusaur, sleep power and leech seed can be easily abused. He's a good sun sweeper with chlorophyll and an awesome tank with thick fat. But that's not why I like him The Bulbasaur line just appeals to me.

Oh bulbasaur. I love you. but why does nobody choose you? Why is it always charmander? People are under the llusion that charmander is the best starter. Why? Why can they not see that charmander sucks? I didn't evolve my bulbasaur, and by the end of the game, my bulbasaur was level 80. Bulbasaur is the absolute best!

Why isn't bulbasaur number 1? I know that bulbasaur is pretty much the only starter I love why is it always charmander or charizard I believe that bulbasaur is the cutest and venusaur is the strongest why isn't this creature loved?

This Pokemon is my favorite starter plus it's the best choice for Leaf Green/Fire Red because it can beat the first two gyms easily.

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16 Totodile Totodile Totodile, known in Japan as Waninoko, is a Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise.

I think totodile is number one, but anyways totodile is awesome and cute and will turn into a beast at level 36

A starter in heart gold gold soul silver silver and crystal

Best starter ever. I grew up with pokemon silver and I always choose this pokemon and it is in the middle pokeball. That's why WATER RULES!

Totodile wins in front of all starters

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17 Chespin Chespin Chespin, known in Japan as Harimaron, is a Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise.

Chespin is the best starter ever

How about it's speed?

HE'S CUTER THAN YOUR UGLY OLD FACE

High defense? Tick. High attack to follow? Tick. Move set for a sweeping tank beast? Tick.
LOOKS AWESOME? TIICkKk
Cheep in all the way doods

18 Eevee Eevee Eevee, known in Japan as Eievui, is a Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise.

Eevee is starter for mystery dungeon, pokemon gale of darkness.

Starter from mystery dungeon

Eevee I like Epson most in its stage

Best

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19 Tepig Tepig Tepig, known in Japan as Pokabu, is a Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise.

Is awesome and when evolves into pignite it's stats are higher than all the other stage 1 pokemon!

The starter in black white black 2 and white 2

I actually like all three Unova starters. Tepig is my least favorite, but still, I like him, AND his evolutions. Tepig is extremely underrated, poor guy.

What a terrible Pokemon. - Goatworlds

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20 Vulpix Vulpix Vulpix, known in Japan as Rokon, is a Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise.

Are you retarded?

Such a boss Pokemon! This one's for Brock

And mystery dungeon starter

Itts so adorible! I love the alola form

21 Shinx Shinx

And Pokemon mystery dungeon starter

22 Pikachu Pikachu Pikachu are a species of Pokémon, fictional creatures that appear in an assortment of video games, animated television shows and movies, trading card games, and comic books licensed by The Pokémon Company, a Japanese corporation.

Pikachu sucks, what are you retard ed? t his isn't even a start er. a REAL starter is Bob Saget. You worthless.

Cutest Pokémon ever and is a awesome fighter and is just addictive.

23 Rowlet Rowlet Rowlet, known in Japan as Mokuroh, is a Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise.

Really cute

It's final evolution, Decidueye, can learn ' Brave Bird. Screw Talonflame.

24 Pichu Pichu Pichu, known in Japan as the same name, is a Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise.

Pichu wasn't created when yellow came out

Pichu is a starter in Pokemon ranger guardian signs.

They are adorable and they are silly sometimes!

Pickachu is a starter in yellow but is at the second stage so we should put in pichu

25 Litten Litten Litten, known in Japan as Nyabby, is a Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise.

It's a great pokemon because after you get it your friend in the game has a rowlet and litten has ember in my case fire-type moves are great. - Mustafa08

26 Pachirisu Pachirisu Pachirisu, known in Japan as the same name, is a Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise.

Is a mystery dungeon starter

Finneon pachirisu oricorio



"So OP it could kill a treecko.

"Who else likes despacito

27 Meoth

And mystery dungeon Pokemon

*Meowth

28 Whismur Whismur Whismur, known in Japan as Gonyonyo, is a Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise.

It's a great gen 3 Pokemon, entirely underrated If you ask me, but has some great moves and abilities!

Apparently its got a butthole O_O - Goatworlds

29 Arceus Arceus Arceus is a legendary Pokémon from the Pókemon series. He first appeared in the 18th Pokémon movie alongside other Legendary Pokémon.

He created (started) the Pokemon world.

Not a starter

30 Treecko Treecko Treecko, known in Japan as Kimori, is a Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise.
31 Magikarp Magikarp Magikarp, known in Japan as Koiking, is a Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise. It resembles an orange fish with whiskers. It was created by Ken Sugimori, Magikarp first appeared in the video games Pokémon Red and Blue and subsequent sequels. It is a water type that evolves ...read more.

Real men starts with Magikarp

32 Haunter Haunter Haunter, known in Japan as Ghost, is a Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise.

Very very funny

genius

33 Plusle Plusle

And Pokemon ranger starter

34 Minun Minun

I love this Pokemon so much

And Pokemon ranger starter

35 Riolu Riolu

Choose from mystery dungeon

36 Axew Axew
37 Ralts Ralts

Wally with the help of the player will get this pokemon in the hoenn region

38 Pidove

Not a starter

39 Geodude Geodude

Not a starter

40 Bidoof Bidoof

Not a starter

41 Mewtwo Mewtwo Mewtwo is a fictional creature from Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon media franchise. It was created by Dr. Fuji in an attempt to clone Mew.

NOT A STARTER

42 Dewott Dewott

Guys, this says stage 1 not basic... Dewott is stage 1 for real. - Goatworlds

43 Wartortle Wartortle
44 Chikorita Chikorita Chikorita, known in Japan as Chicorita, is a Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise.
45 Ditto Ditto Ditto, known in Japan as Metamon, is a Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise.
46 Gible Gible
47 Luvdisc Luvdisc

The best starter of all time the ideal starter of all people why? Cause it sucks

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