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Did Rhydon get any special perks for being the first Pokemon?

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Since Rhydon is the very first Pokèmon does it have any special things?

asked Jun 18, 2013 by Hyper Flares
edited Jun 18, 2013 by DarkTyphlosion
Like an exclusive ability ?

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No, not really. But there are Rhydon statues placed outside gyms in Gen 1.

According to interviews with Ken Sugimori (translation), Rhydon holds the distinction of being the first Pokémon ever created. This is further supported as its index number is 001 in Generation I, as well as early sketches from Capsule Monsters featuring Rhydon. -Bulbapedia

answered Jun 18, 2013 by Dr.Flame
selected Jun 18, 2013 by Hyper Flares
I think substitute looks like Rhydon dolls.
I personally think they look like Rhydon too. I'm not sure, but I think they are roughly based on Rhydon.
Yeah they are. Or at least kind of.