Play Some Generation 1 Pokemon and We’ll Guess Which Starter Pokemon You Are

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By: Talin Vartanian

5 Min Quiz

Which old-school Pokémon version would you like to play today?

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What's the first thing you're gonna do after leaving Pallet Town?

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Which of these Kanto gym leaders will probably give you the most trouble?

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What Kanto gym badge should really be your super cool middle name?

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Which of these stats do you plan on increasing the most?

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How do you feel about evolving your starter Pokémon?

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A wild Jigglypuff has appeared! Are you going to try and catch it?

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Which of these generation 1 Pokémon will you add to your collection?

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You have just learned the HM "fly." Where would you like to fly to with your Pokémon?

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Which of these Pokémon would be absolutely useless on a team?

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What type of HM move seems the most useful for you and your Pokémon team?

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How will you try to catch Pokémon in the Safari Zone?

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You've made it to the Elite Four! Who do you think you can easily defeat?

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If you could only use one Pokémon move for the rest of the game, what would you choose?

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You can only pick one of these legendary birds to tame as your new BFF! Who's it going to be?

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You've just acquired a super rod! Which of these aquatic Pokémon will you try to catch?

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Which of these interesting areas in Kanto would you like to explore first?

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What kind of Pokémon will you look for at the Pokémon Mansion?

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If you could only use one type of Pokémon from this list for the entire game, what would you pick?

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You've just found four of these items, but you can only pick one to keep. What's it gonna be?

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Is it better to use a rare candy on a weak or a strong type of Pokémon?

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How many Digletts do you plan on catching in Diglett's Cave?

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Which of the following items will ensure your victory in a battle?

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Would you rather play games at the Celadon Game Corner or catch Pokémon in the Safari Zone?

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Generally, you try to catch wild Pokémon that are ...

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Something just doesn't feel right about Rock Tunnel. Nevertheless, you decide to ...

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Which of these evolution stones would you go out of your way to acquire?

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What does it really mean to become a Pokémon master?

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How do you normally win Pokémon battles in this game?

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What's your endgame level goal for your Pokémon team?

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About This Quiz

Have you been into "Sword and Shield" lately? Well, put this new Pokemon game down, because today, we're going to blast to the past with some old-school Pokemon versions. We're not talking about Diamond, Y, Ruby or Emerald either because we want to see if you remember anything about the Generation 1 series!

Generation 1 was the introduction to the Pokemon universe. With over 160 moves, 151 types of Pokemon and plenty of towns and cities to explore, the Kanto region was full of adventures and friendships for all users. But before you battled gym leaders or caught wild Pokemon in the Safari Zone, you had to choose your starter Pokemon. This was your first major decision in the game and one that had to be considered very carefully. After all, it's important to build your Pokemon team around your starter buddy, as well as to be strategic when it comes to your first gym leader: Brock, who specializes in rock-type creatures. For example, your fire starter might not be effective against rock-type Pokemon. Still, it will definitely come in handy against grass-type creatures (especially when it comes to the gym leader Erika in Celadon City).

We know that this "starter" decision is a tough one to make, so for now, just have some fun with this Generation 1 quiz!

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