1997 was a big year. That was the year the first ever episode of Pokemon aired. The popularity of this show started right away, and it continues to grow even to this day. Kids everywhere have been intrigued with these creatures, and all of the mystical powers they posses. With the introduction of Pokemon Go just a few years ago, it seems like the interest around Pokemon has completely renewed. These days we have all sorts of different generations of Pokemon, but who here actually remembers all of the originals?
In this quiz we will take the time to appreciate some of the O.G. Pokemon, who made it possible for all of these new generations to exist. It will take a true Pokemon trainer to name all 50 of these original Pokemon. Is anyone here up for the challenge? We will list 50 forgotten original Pokemon, and all everyone has to do is name them. Once this quiz is finished, we will finally be able to see who the true Pokemon fans really are. If anyone can remember the lyrics to the Poke-Rap, which played at the end of every episode, that will greatly help them to pass this quiz. Who here is ready to catch em all?
1Name this Pokemon
These Pokemon are well known for their ability to sing their opponents to sleep. This power works on almost all other Pokemon. These Pokemon also tend to get a little miffed when others fall asleep to their song, so there is a a good chance they are unaware of this power. These pink Pokemon can also inflate their bodies, much like a balloon, or completely flatten them down to nothing. Can anyone here pick out the correct name of this Pokemon? (Wikipedia)
2Which Pokemon is this?
This Pokemon is one of few that can curl its body into a tight ball. This may not seem like much of a power, but because their exteriors are so strong, when in a tight ball this Pokemon is nearly impossible to harm. As we can see, these Pokemon also have 4 rather large and sharp claws. Overall this Pokemon would be fairly decent in battle. Is there anyone here who can pick out the name of this Pokemon from the options given below? (Wikipedia)
3Which name is correct?
These guys very clearly do not have any legs. Instead, they use electromagnetic energy, which they admit from their horseshoe magnet arms. This energy allows them to float. However, it is essential that they regularly absorb energy from a power source if they wish to remain airborne. Due to this fact, it is common to find these guys hanging out attached to power lines. With all of this info, does anyone here know the actual name of these guys? (Wikipedia)
4Match this Pokemon to its name
While this Pokemon may not be much of a fighter, he is certainly a fair fisher. These guys are extremely skilled in fishing, and they use their tail as their main instrument.Their tails are great tools for fishing, especially because they do not feel any pain if their tails get bit. It has also been rumored that their tails can grown back if for some reason it gets cut off either in a fight, or while fishing. What is the name of this Pokemon? (Wikipedia)
5Select the right name
This water based Pokemon has a rather elegant look. While the horn on top of its head adds to this elegant look, it is actually a force to be reckoned with. This Pokemon can use its horn to bash through even the thickest of ice walls. This Pokemon also has the power to protect itself against almost all fire and ice based attacks. Looking at the 4 options given below, can anyone pick out the correct name of this Pokemon? (Wikipedia)
6Name this Pokemon
This Pokemon is actually just a tiny little pearly that happens to be tightly nestled between two extremely tough shells. Without these shells, this Pokemon would be useless in terms of battle. However, since these shells are so strong, when in battle this Pokemon can completely defend itself against most any attack. It also has the ability to shoot spikes from its shells. Can anyone think back far enough, and remember what the name of this underwater Pokemon is? (Wikipedia)
7What is the name of this Pokemon?
This Pokemon is a bit of a mystery. While there is much we do know about it, nobody has ever technically seen their face. They are always seen wearing a skull mask, and to date nobody has ever been able to get one off. This Pokemon can also be seen carrying around a bone with it. They will use this bone if they feel threatened. These Pokemon have been known to let out crying like sounds, which also cause their skull masks to rattle loudly. (Wikipedia)
8Match this Pokemon it its name
This Pokemon carries a rather large blossom on its back. This blossom is so heavy that it is constantly forcing this Pokemon's legs to strengthen. However, as the blossom grows, this Pokemon loses its ability to stand up on its hind legs. Once their blossom has sufficiently grown, it will start to let out a pleasant smell. This could also mean that the Pokemon is fully ready to evolve into its next state. Can anyone here pick out the correct name? (Wikipedia)
9Which Pokemon is this?
This Pokemon is known for its large appetite. It can be seen out in the wild munching on leaves much larger than its entire body. This Pokemon has a "y-shaped" antenna on top of its head. When threatened, this Pokemon can use its antenna to released a very strong odor. This odor is extremely unpleasant, and it will force predators to turn around. With all of this information, can anyone here pick out the correct name of this worm-like Pokemon? (Wikipedia)
10Select the correct name
When seen out in the wild, this Pokemon should be avoided at all costs. It is a very territorial Pokemon, and should they feel threatened, their entire hive will attack. They are known to attack in large groups, and each one of them has three poisonous stingers. The most important stinger to avoid, would be the one on its tail. This Pokemon is also known for its ability to fly at great speeds, so outrunning one of them is pretty much off the table... (Wikipedia)
11Pick out the right name
This bird-like Pokemon chooses to spend most of its time foraging for tasty insects to eat. They will hang close to grassy areas, and try to flush out nearby insects using their wings and beaks. These Pokemon may be small, but they are fairly territorial. They will let out a loud cry if they feel threatened in any way. This cry can be heard from up to a half mile away, and they will use it to alert others of their kind that danger is near.
12Name this Pokemon
This is not a Pokemon we would want to anger if we were to see one out in the wild. Should this Pokemon feel angered or threatened, it will stop at nothing until it catches what ever the cause was. They are known as ruthless hunters, so it is best to avoid them completely if possible. If they cannot be avoided, than it is vital to steer clear of their body coils, as they can crush just about anything. (Wikipedia)
13Which Pokemon is this?
This Pokemon is a little misunderstood. The flower on top of its head is known to give off a rather putrid smell, but this is not their fault. The smell will cause people to steer clear of them, but in reality these Pokemon are rather friendly. When the sun is out, these Pokemon become quicker and stronger. They also produce a large amount of pollen, which they can release when flapping the petals of their large flowers. Name this Pokemon. (Wikipedia)
14Select the correct name
This Pokemon is a good option for battle. They are extremely easy to anger, so getting them ready for a fight is a piece of cake. This Pokemon can protect itself from sleeping attacks, meaning they will be constantly alert. They can also rebound from critical hits rather quickly. So, if any trainers out there are looking for a Pokemon to battle with, this guy is a good option. Can anyone here pick out the correct name of this Pokemon? (Wikipedia)
15Which Pokemon is this?
This Pokemon does not only closely resemble a puppy, but it acts like one too. These Pokemon are extremely loyal to their trainers. However, if they are not properly trained or given enough attention, they have been known to bite their trainers without warning. So, if anyone has the time to invest in one of these guys, the pay off would be an extremely loyal best friend. Looking at the given options, can anyone pick out the right name? (Wikipedia)
16Match this Pokemon to its name
These Pokemon are extremely beautiful creatures, but they are also very rare. They are almost never seen out in the wild, so if you are to spot one, grab a picture quick! These Pokemon are known for being one of the fastest Pokemon in existence. Their speed can reach up to 150 mph. These Pokemon are very competitive by nature, so for them this speed is essential. With all of this information, does anyone here know which Pokemon we are actually talking about? (Wikipedia)
17Select the correct name
These Pokemon are completely made out of rock. Their strong rock arms are very long, and they are able to use them to climb to the top of very high mountains. These Pokemon enjoy living on mountain tops, mostly because when on the ground they tend to get mistaken for rocks, meaning they are tripped over or stepped on quite frequently. Looking at the 4 given options below, does anyone here know which of these answers is actually correct? (Wikipedia)
18Name this Pokemon
These Pokemon are never seen without their pendulum. They use this pendulum to help them in most of their physic attacks. When facing an opponent, this Pokemon can force them to fall asleep within 3 seconds. This power can even be used on opponents who have just woken up. Apart from this power, these Pokemon can also predict their opponent's upcoming attacks. Needless to say, this Pokemon is an excellent choice for battling. Does anyone here know what its name it? (Wikipedia)
19Which of these names is correct?
These Pokemon are always seen in groups of 6. Some have mistaken them as being one solid Pokemon, but in fact they are 6 very small Pokemon who have grouped together. The reason they stay in packs, is because when they are together they have telepathic abilities. These abilities can help protect them from predators. These guys are often seen as easy prey for air-based Pokemon. While they resemble eggs, these guys are actually closer to being seeds. What is their name? (Wikipedia)
20Pick out the right name
These Pokemon fool people because of how closely they resemble Poke Balls. However, it is important for us to be able to recognize their differences if we have any hope in surviving an encounter with them. These Pokemon may be small in size, but most trainers rightly fear them. They are chalk full of electricity, and they have been known to explode without any given warning or provocation. Does anyone here know which Pokemon we are talking about? Pick out the right name below! (Wikipedia)
21Name this Pokemon
This Pokemon is extremely toxic, so it is always safest to steer clear of them when possible. They are often seen with large clouds of gas around them, due to their level of toxicity. Most of these Pokemon have 2 heads, although some have been known to be born with a third. This third head offers no extra abilities, and it is actually refereed to as a deformity. Can anyone here pick out the right name of this floating Pokemon? (Wikipedia)
22Which Pokemon is this?
This Pokemon holds the closest resemblance to humans. They have long blonde hair, and they wear dresses that resemble something a human female might wear. When in battle, this Pokemon has the power to foresee its opponents coming attacks, which is a pretty efficient skill. This Pokemon can also defend itself against attacks that would normally cause a Pokemon to become infatuated. Looking at the given options, can anyone here pick out the correct name of this human-like Pokemon? (Wikipedia)
23Match this Pokemon to its name
This Pokemon is very clearly a water based one. Each of these Pokemon are born with a horn on top of their head. This horn may not look too worrisome, but it is extremely powerful and can be used to harm their opponents. These Pokemon also have the ability to fight off fire based attacks. When it is raining, these Pokemon can increase their swimming speed by quite a bit. Does anyone here know which Pokemon we are talking about? (Wikipedia)
24Pick out the right name
These guys are pretty dangerous, and should not be approached by just anyone. They do not only have claws on their hands and feet, but they also have two very large pricked horns of top of their heads. These horns can crush just about anything, and they allow this Pokemon to be able to pick up things heavier than itself. These Pokemon are often found in groups, especially in the winter as they are trying to keep warm. What is the name of this Pokemon? (Wikipedia)
25Which Pokemon is this?
These Pokemon are extremely strong, and they are very easily angered. While they are being left alone, these Pokemon will generally keep to themselves, but if they feel threatened they will charge at their opponents with extreme force. They will further their own anger by whipping themselves with their multiple tails. They do this to keep their minds focused on the fight. Looking at the 4 given options below, can anyone here select the correct name of this Pokemon? (Wikipedia)
26Name this Pokemon
These Pokemon are excellent fighters. While they will not often go out looking for fights themselves, if they have been properly trained, they can do quite a bit of harm to their opponents. They have both physic and electric based powers, a combo that few others have. It is important to make sure that they are getting rid of their excess electricity, because if they store up too much of it they can become very aggressive and temperamental. Name this Pokemon. (Wikipedia)
27Select the correct name
This Pokemon should be approached with extreme caution if found out in the wild. While they can be quite loving, they experience volatile mood swings, so they can charge from out of nowhere. These Pokemon are very powerful, and they can create lightning bolts that hold up to 10,000 volts. They have even been known to start small thunderstorms when they feel like they are under attack. Does anyone here know which Pokemon we are talking about here? Pick the right name below! (Wikipedia)
28Match this Pokemon to its name
This Pokemon is all about fire power. Its body temperature can reach up to 2,200 Degrees Fahrenheit so they can be dangerous to even touch. Due to their high body temp, the breath of these Pokemon has been known to cause small heat waves. If all of that wasn't enough, these guys can also spit fire right from out of their mouths. With all of this given information, can anyone here pick out the right name of this Pokemon? (Wikipedia)
29Name this Pokemon
This is not the Pokemon to choose if anyone here is looking for one to battle with. This Pokemon is only interested in sleeping and eating. While they have been known to be rather affectionate to their trainers, they still give no indication that they can fight. They will spend most of their day asleep, only waking up when it is time for them to eat. These Pokemon need approximately 880 pounds of food every day. What is the name of this guy? (Wikipedia)
30Pick out this Pokemon's name
This Pokemon is extremely rare, but if found it can be very valuable. This Pokemon is rumored to posses strands of DNA from every single Pokemon in existence. Possessing this DNA enables this Pokemon to be able to use every single power that exists. This DNA also allows this Pokemon the power to de-evolve Pokemon they are in battle with. Needless to say, if you have one of these guys, you are pretty much invincible. Select the correct name of this Pokemon. (Wikipedia)
31Which Pokemon is this?
This Pokemon may very closely resemble a dragon, but they do not in fact have any fire powers. They are commonly used as battling Pokemon, mostly because of their large size and ability to block attacks. They also have an ability which prevents them from flinching while in battle. Overall their demeanor is fairly friendly, and in nature they would not go looking for fights on their own. Does anyone here know the exact name of the Pokemon we are talking about? (Wikipedia)
32Match this Pokemon to its name
This Pokemon looks like it could be some sort of sea monster. They may not look very big, but this Pokemon is constantly shedding its skin, and every time it does this it grows in size. Even while these guys are still small, they have a ton of energy coursing through their body. This energy makes them fairly strong. Looking at the 4 given options below, can anyone here pick out the correct name of the water based Pokemon? (Wikipedia)
33Which Pokemon is this?
This Pokemon is rarely seen out in the wild. It is rumored that they live up in thunder clouds, and only appear when a storm comes along. When they flap their wings they can shed very powerful lightning bolts, which are also very loud, although the sound often gets mistaken as thunder. When an electricity based attack is used on one of these Pokemon, they actually become stronger. With all of this information, can anyone here name this Pokemon? (Wikipedia)
34Select the correct name of this Pokemon
These guys come from prehistoric times. This Pokemon was created by using a piece of fossilized amber. They are known to be completely fearless, and it is rumored that this is because they once ruled the entire sky. They are great flyers, and in fact have some of the fastest flying speeds known in the Pokemon world. Looking at the 4 given options below, can anyone here pick out the correct name of this dinosaur-like Pokemon? Only one answer is correct! (Wikipedia)
35Which Pokemon is this?
This Pokemon was the very first one to be created in a lab. Scientists built this Pokemon, and designed it completely out of polygons. They have the rare ability to copy any power their opponents may have, so naturally they are fairly efficient in battles. Since these guys were not created naturally, finding them out in the wild is extremely rare. With all of this information, is anyone here able to pick out the right name from the options below? (Wikipedia)
36Name this Pokemon
The body of this Pokemon is completely rock solid. It can use its extreme strength to crush anything, and it can use its drill like horn to harm things as hard as rock. This Pokemon is at a bit of a disadvantage when it comes to water based attacks, but its hide is so thick that it can survive in extremely warm climates. Looking at the options listed below, can anyone pick out the correct name of this rhino-like Pokemon? (Wikipedia)
37Which Pokemon is this?
All of this Pokemon's power comes from its super long tongue. Its tongue is about twice the length of its entire body. It can use its tongue to completely lick itself clean. It also uses its tongue to catch its prey. Any opponent who is licked by this Pokemon will become temporarily paralyzed. The saliva of this Pokemon is also rumored to be able to grip just about anything this Pokemon desires. Can anyone pick out the correct name? (Wikipedia)
38Match this Pokemon to its name
This Pokemon has two pincers it can use for attacking. One of them being quite a bit larger than the other. The larger of this Pokemon's two pincers can have 10,000 horsepower strength. Although, since this pincer is so large and heavy, it also makes it difficult to aim. Should this pincer miss its target, it could throw this Pokemon off it's game, making it vulnerable to attacks. Does anyone here know the exact name of this crab-like Pokemon? (Wikipedia)
39Pick out the correct name
This Pokemon is both a water type, and a poison type. Should one of its opponents be unlucky enough to get trapped within its tentacles, it will become extremely weak due to the poison within the tentacles. This Pokemon has many of these dangerous tentacles, and they are no doubt its best defense against opponents. Looking at all 4 of the given options, does anyone here know the proper name of this squid-like Pokemon? Only one of the options is correct! (Wikipedia)
40Select the correct name
This Pokemon is fairly mild-tempered for a fire type. They are not aggressive by nature, but when they are angered it is easy to tell because the flame on their tail will grow in size. It is important to ensure that their flame stays lit. If ever their flame completely goes out, these Pokemon are not likely to make it without immediate medical attention. Looking at the given options, can anyone here select the correct name of this fire type Pokemon? (Wikipedia)
41Name this Pokemon
This Pokemon has very large and powerful fists. This Pokemon will use its fists when in battle, but they are not overly aggressive by nature. They are avid swimmers even though their bodies are thick and heavy. The swirl in the center of their bodies can be something of a weak spot, so it is best to keep a close eye on it during a battle. With all of this information, can anyone here properly name this Pokemon? Pick the right answer below! (Wikipedia)
42Pick out the correct name of this Pokemon
This Pokemon is great in a battle, but is essential that it gets the proper amount of sleep before being pitted against an opponent. This Pokemon needs about 18 hours of sleep a day if it is to remain in full strength. When this Pokemon is fully rested, it has telepathic abilities. It also has the power to transport itself away from danger. However, all of these powers will fade if the Pokemon has not gotten the rest it needs. (Wikipedia)
43Name this Pokemon
This Pokemon is pretty much the backbone of all water attacks. It has two large cannons on its back, which can be used to shoot water at its opponents with extreme force. This Pokemon also has small spouts on its shell, which are able to shoot water bullets with crazy accuracy. It has been said that this Pokemon can hit a target from more than 160 feet away. Does anyone here know what the name of this powerful water Pokemon is? (Wikipedia)
44Pick out this Pokemon's name
This Pokemon is not exactly the toughest opponent, but it does have some rather unique abilities. While on the ground, this Pokemon will use its wings to stir up sand and earth, which it will then use to blind any approaching predators. This Pokemon also has a very good sense of direction. Even when very far away from its home, it will be able to find its way back. This power makes them super easy to train. Name this Pokemon. (Wikipedia)
45What is the name of this Pokemon?
This Pokemon most closely resembles a butterfly. It has two large wings, which look very much like those of a butterfly's. This Pokemon can use its large wings while in battle. If pitted against an opponent, this Pokemon will flap its wings very forcibly. When flapping its wings, this Pokemon can released a poisonous dust, which can be toxic to other Pokemon. Looking at the listed options below, can anyone here pick out the right name of this Pokemon? (Wikipedia)
46Select the right name
This Pokemon is easily recognized by is very large mouth, and its 4 sharp fangs. A far as specialists can tell, this Pokemon's only food source is blood. It will use its fangs to suck the blood of its opponents. When trying to decipher the gender of one of these Pokemon, we need only look at their teeth. Females tend to have much smaller fangs than the males. Can anyone here pick out the right name of this Pokemon? (Wikipedia)
47Which Pokemon is this?
This plant based Pokemon has no legs, so to move around it floats in the air. When the sun is out, this Pokemon can move around much faster. To eat, this Pokemon will trap its prey inside its large mouth. It can also douse its prey in some pretty toxic powder if need be. These are not the type of Pokemon we should choose if we wish to battle. Can anyone here pick out the correct name of this Pokemon? (Wikipedia)
48Pick the right name
This Pokemon is a friend to most farmers. They burrow through the earth, leaving nicely raised piles for farmers to plant in. These Pokemon have very thin skin though, so they must avoid the strong sun when possible. If left out in the sun for too long, these guys will begin to weaken. This causes them to naturally keep to cool dark areas. They are often found living in the underground tunnels made by Onix. Can anyone here name this Pokemon? (Wikipedia)
49Which of these names is correct?
These Pokemon should never be captured with the intent to battle them. They are very friendly by nature, and they are likely to get knocked around during a fight. They have been known to be able to bring happiness to anyone who is around them. They are always seen carrying around large stone eggs, which they share with other Pokemon they encounter. With all of this information, can anyone here select the correct name of this Pokemon from the options below? (Wikipedia)
50Name this Pokemon
These Pokemon are extremely beautiful creatures. Each one of them has a large gem that sits right in the center of their body. They tend to keep to the deeper parts of the ocean, as they like to stay away from others. Should this Pokemon feel threatened, it has the ability to set off signal waves from its gem. These waves are said to cause headaches to anyone in the vicinity. Looking at the options below, does anyone know the actual name of this Pokemon? (Wikipedia)