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The Pokémon of the Year was announced on #PokemonDay

The results are in! Was it who you expected?

Earlier this month, The Pokémon Company teamed with Google to put a vote on what Pokémon is Pokémon of the Year. Fans were able to vote for their favorite pokemon from each generation every day until the results were released. Well, the results are in! Check out the lineup below!

10. Gengar
9. Gardevoir
8. Rayquaza
7. Garchomp
6. Sylveon
5. Umbreon
4. Charizard
3. Mimikyu
2. Lucario
1. Greninja

Other Notables

You can also see the top 30 results for each region at the official website or attached below. Some notable top results that weren’t in the top 10 also included Zoroark and Chandelure being the top results from Unova, Dragapult topped the Galar region polls, Rowlet being the top starter from the Alola region, and Magnemite being ranked 30th popular from the Kanto region. Shaymin also made 13th in Sinnoh, Quagsire was 22nd in Johto, and Meltan was 15th in Galar. Want to see who else made it? Check the list!

The Twitter Reaction

Twitter was especially excited with the results of the poll, with fans causing both Greninja and Mimikyu to trend throughout the day. Here’s some of the discussion below.

So what did you think? Did any of your favorites make the top of the charts?

Ongoing Conversation