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Ariados (Aquapolis H3)

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アリアドス Ariados
Team Plasma
Illus. Shin-ichi Yoshida
Evolution stage
167 Stage 1 Pokémon
Evolves from Spinarak
Card name Ariados
Type Grass
Hit Points 70
retreat cost
English expansion Aquapolis
Rarity Rare Holo
English card no. H3/H32
Japanese expansion The Town on No Map
Japanese rarity Rare Holo
Japanese card no. 009/092
English expansion Aquapolis
Rarity Rare
English card no. 3/147
Japanese expansion The Town on No Map
Japanese rarity Rare
Japanese card no. 008/092
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Ariados.

Ariados (Japanese: アリアドス Ariados) is a Grass-type Stage 1 Pokémon card. It is part of the Aquapolis expansion.

Card text

Gluey Slime
As long as Ariados is in play, each player must pay an additional Colorless to retreat his or her Active Pokémon. Gluey Slime can't make a player pay more than an additional Colorless to retreat a Pokémon, even if there is more than 1 Ariados in play.
Spider Force
Flip a coin. If heads, this attack does 20 damage plus 10 more damage. If tails, this attack does 20 damage and the Defending Pokémon is now Paralyzed.

e-Reader data

The card ID of the Holofoil print is C-62. The card ID of the Non Holofoil print is C-62-#. On the Non Holofoil print, the short strip contains Pokédex information and a brief card summary. There is no long strip for this card. The species, height, and weight are present on the Holofoil print.

Pokédex data

Ariados - Long Leg Pokémon
No. Height Weight
168 3'7" (1.1 m) 74 lbs. (33.5 kg)
Pokédex entry
Rather than making a nest in one specific spot, it wanders in search of food after darkness falls.
きまった ばしょに すをつくらず あたりが くらくなってから エサを さがしもとめ うろつく。


The Holofoil print of the card reads "defending Pokémon" where it should read "Defending Pokémon." The Non Holofoil print does not feature this error.


This card's e-Reader Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Crystal.

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