Classic Pokemon Quiz

So, You Think You Know Classic Pokémon?

With the long-awaited announcement that Diamond and Pearl are finally getting remakes, now is the perfect time to look back on the generations of the past. Gens 1 – 4 were a masterpiece, and introduced millions of gamers to the wonderful world of Pokémon. But how much do you remember from these classic games? We will find out in this article’s Classic Pokémon Quiz!

Now, I won’t lie to you, this quiz is not gonna be easy. I know loads of quizzes say that, only to then ask questions that any novice would know. But this quiz is for the true fans. The experts. The Poké-veterans. Sure, it’ll start simple enough, but the questions will get progressively more tricky. It’ll take a true Pokémon master to get full marks!

So, without any further ado, let’s see how you fare! And no cheating! Only Team Rocket use Google for quizzes…

#1. Which of these games was NOT a gen 1 release in the USA?

#2. Who's that Pokémon?

#3. Which of these regions is NOT featured in gens 1 - 4?

#4. In the first 4 gens, who is the only first gym leader who is NOT a rock type specialist?

#5. When was the dark type introduced?

#6. In gen 1, what would happen if you used the move 'Focus Energy'?

#7. What is the first name suggestion for your rival in Pokémon Yellow?

#8. Which of these pokémon can NOT learn 4 HM moves?

#9. Which of these pictures is NOT a shiny Pokémon?

#10. Who's this gym leader?

#11. Which fully evolved gen 3 starter has the best base stats?

#12. Which of these towns do you visit last in Pokémon Diamond?

#13. What type of pokéball would be created from a white apricorn?

#14. Which of these pokémon is NOT used by Lt. Surge in gen 2?

#15. In which city would you find this gym leader?




Well, how did you do? If you scored 7 or more, you can hold your head up high and say that you’re a true fan of classic Pokémon games. If you scored 11 or more, you’re a Pokémon expert. And if you scored the full 15/15, then you may as well be the new Pokémon Champion!

Let us know your score, and share this Classic Pokémon Quiz with your friends to see if they can beat you!

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