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Articuno (GB 1)

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Articuno LV.37
フリーザー Freezer
Team Plasma
Water
ArticunoGB1.jpg
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Evolution stage Basic Pokémon
Card name Articuno
Type Water
Hit Points 100
weakness
None
resistance
Fighting-30
retreat cost
  
Card GB set Promotional Card
Card GB ID P03
Card GB 2 set Promotion Card
Card GB 2 ID P08
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Articuno.

Articuno (Japanese: フリーザー Freezer) is a Water-type Basic Pokémon card. It is a card made exclusively for the Pokémon Trading Card Game for the Game Boy Color.

Card text

Pokémon Power:
Quickfreeze
こおりつかせる
 
 
When you put Articuno into play during your turn (not during set-up), flip a coin. If heads, the Defending Pokémon is now Paralyzed.
WaterWaterWater
Ice Breath
こおりのいき
Does 40 damage to 1 of your opponent's Pokémon chosen at random. Don't apply Weakness and Resistance for this attack. (Any other effects that would happen after applying Weakness and Resistance still happen.)

Pokédex data

Water
Water
Articuno - Freeze Pokémon
No. Height Weight
144 5'7" (1.7 m) 122 lbs. (55.4 kg)
Pokédex entry
A legendary bird Pokémon. It freezes water that is contained in winter air and makes it snow.
雪山で寒くて死にそうなとき、目の前に現れるという伝説の冷凍ポケモン。

Release information

This card was made exclusively for the Pokémon Trading Card Game for the Game Boy Color, never printed as an actual card in any language. However, a scan of the non existent full card was included in a Pokémon card Price Guide.

Trivia

Origin

This card's English Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Yellow, whereas the Japanese entry comes from Pokémon Red and Blue.


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