Which Generation 1 Pokemon Starter Is Your Spirit Animal?

Talin Vartanian

Image: 4Kids Ent./The Pokemon Co. Int.

About This Quiz

You might think that spirit animals only relate to animals like wolves, birds, fish and dogs, but we've got a special surprise for you. You've got another type of spirit animal that's been watching over you all this time, and this cute and adorable creature is actually a Generation 1 starter Pokémon from the classic Pokémon games. So grab your Pokéballs and Pokédex, because we're about to traverse through the cities of the Kanto region!

You might remember some powerful Pokémon like Gyarados, Charizard and Gengar, but do you recall some of the more legendary Pokémon from the Generation 1 games? This trio of rare birds includes Moltres, Zapdos and Articuno, and each of them resembled the elements of fire, electricity and ice, respectively. And if you really want to catch one of the most rare Pokémon of all, get your Master Ball ready, because Mewtwo is one of the most powerful creatures that was ever introduced. But if you're not into hunting down rare types of Pokémon, you can always be friends with some of the more common types like Weedle, Caterpie or a Pidgey. After all, if you want to take down the Elite Four in the Pokémon League, you're going to need some well-trained Pokémon to earn those eight gym badges! Tell us more about your Pokémon and personality preferences so we can match you to a Generation 1 starter Pokémon!

Which of these elements would you want to wield the power of?

When you feel angry in life, how do you channel your rage?

If you were a bird, would you want to fly throughout the world or live as someone's house pet?

Which of these Generation 1 Pokémon trainers would you want to be friends with?

If you had the ability to talk to a Pokémon, what would you say to it?

Would our world be a better place with Pokémon roaming around in it?

Do you choose certain types of Pokémon based on their cute appearance or by their toughness?

Let's say that you have been transformed into a Pokémon. Would you sleep in a forest or burrow underground for warmth?

Which of these Generation 1 Pokémon moves would you like to acquire as a superpower?

As a Pokémon, you now have to live off of certain types of Pokémon food. Which of these would you want to snack on?

During an argument with someone, is it better to be on the defensive side or the offensive side?

Imagine yourself 5 years from now. Are you more successful or are you still the same person?

If you saw an abandoned house in the middle of nowhere, would you have the courage to walk inside it?

Let's say that you've landed a role in an action movie. Would you be the hero, the sidekick or the villain?

Imagine your life as a line on a graph. What does it look like?

You are about to do battle as a Pokémon! Which of these stats would be your most powerful?

Which of these Generation 1 Elite Four members would you want to take the place of?

When choosing various Pokémon for your collection, do you prefer a mixed variety or all of the same type?

Choose one of these baby Pokémon to raise as your new best friend.

Would you rather have the ability to see clearly in the dark or see more vivid colors during the day?

What type of light is currently illuminating your path of life?

What would you do if you found a very expensive watch on the ground?

If you were a cat with nine lives, how many lives have you lost so far in your life?

Are you a better learner when you teach yourself new things or when you learn from someone else?

Who do you turn to for guidance when you're feeling a little bit lost in life?

You come across a fortune teller who gives you the option of knowing when you'll die. Do you want to know?

Do you think that it's a sign of weakness to ask someone for help?

Would you want to become one with the Earth, the sea or the sky after you die?

If life had a rulebook to it, what would be rule #1?

Which of these locations would provide you with the most clarity about life?

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