For some people, the first set of Pokémon designed by Game Freak might as well be the only Pokémon that exist.

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Given that this year those O.G. Pokémon turn 20 years old, what better time to mercilessly judge them against one another? Here is the definite ranking of the original 151 Pokémon, from worst to best.

Zubat

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Oddish

Electrode

Voltorb

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Seaking

Fearow

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Goldeen

Tauros

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Muk

Raticate

Dugtrio

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Magneton

Paras

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Spearow

Goldbat

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Tentacool

Kabuto

Parasect

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Magnemite

Drowsee

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Jynx

Hypno

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Weezing

Krabby

Metapod

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Kakuna

Caterpie

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Weedle

Bellsprout

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Horsea

Doduo

Dodrio

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Seel

Kingler

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Cloyster

Tentacruel

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Golem

Vileplume

Venonat

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Golduck

Venomoth

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Dewdong

Staryu

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Persian

Eevee

Poliwag

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Graveler

Machop

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Bulbasaur

Chansey

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Wigglytuff

Poliwhirl

Arbok

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Starmie

Magmar

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Tangela

Exeggutor

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Machoke

Shellder

Beedrill

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Gloom

Seadra

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Geodude

Venusaur

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Clefable

Pidgey

Vaporeon

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Omastar

Ditto

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Ivysaur

Rattata

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Nidoran♀

Nidoran♂

Sandshrew

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Kabutops

Nidorina

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Nidorino

Diglett

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Abra

Jigglypuff

Primeape

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Mr. Mime

Rhyhorn

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Charmeleon

Pinsir

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Hitmonlee

Machamp

Poliwrath

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Mankee

Kangaskhan

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Flareon

Aerodactyl

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Rapidash

Butterfree

Koffing

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Grimer

Victreebell

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Farfetch’d

Dratini

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Haunter

Clefairy

Vulpix

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Moltres

Weepingbell

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Ponyta

Growlithe

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Lickitung

Onix

Slowbro

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Sandslash

Articuno

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Arcanine

Exeggcute

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Alakazam

Hitmonchan

Omanyte

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Pidgeotto

Ekans

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Dragonair

Blastoise

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Meowth

Pidgeot

Pikachu

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Gastly

Charmander

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Ninetails

Zapdos

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Electabuzz

Nidoqueen

Marowak

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Slowpoke

Psyduck

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Jolteon

Gyarados

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Wartortle

Kadabra

Rhydon

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Squirtle

Scyther

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Snorlax

Raichu

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Lapras

Cubone

Charizard

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Nidoking

Mewtwo

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Magikarp

Dragonite

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Mew

Porygon

Gengar