The Pokemon Company surveyed half a million Japanese Pokemon fans to find out which is the most popular among fans. The results were a bit surprising to say the least, as we expected Pikachu to take the crown. However, Greninja took the top spot and The Pokemon Company crowned the water/dark type in a ceremony earlier today. Greninja won the top spot with more than 15% of the vote and you can find the top ten most popular Pokemon in Japan below. To see the full list, check out the page here. Greninja Arceus Mew Pikachu Sylveon Charizard Genesect Rayquaza Meloetta Zygarde local_offer Nintendo Pokemon wii u stars Further Reading Legendary Pokemon coming to Pokemon Go The cost of Nintendo consoles in today's dollars Wii U gets firmware update Watch the Smash 4 EVO Finals on Disney XD Take a peek at this week’s Nintendo Dow 9 things you probably didn't know about Super Mario Bros.