Pokemon's First Appearance: Pokemon Gold, Silver & Crystal

Meganium, who's essentially Venusaur's equivalent, isn't that bad of a Pokemon. Its base stat total is 525 and has decent speed and power, but incredible stamina. However, Meganium is weak against Flying, Ice, Poison, Bug and Fire attacks, and doesn't have a great variety of non-damaging and damaging attacks. But let's address what's really on your mind. Is Meganium better than Venusaur? No, and here's why. Although both share some of the same weaknesses, Venusaur isn't weak against Poison attacks, and actually uses some Poitson attacks. (We'll let you connect the rest of the dots.)