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Balloon Berry (Neo Revelation 60)

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Trainer Pokémon Tool
Balloon Berry
ふうせんのみ Berry Balloon
Team Plasma
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FLARE
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Illus. Keiji Kinebuchi
English expansion Neo Revelation
Rarity Uncommon
English card no. 60/64
Japanese expansion Awakening Legends
Japanese Rarity Uncommon
English expansion EX Dragon
Rarity Uncommon
English card no. 82/97
Japanese expansion Rulers of the Heavens
Japanese Rarity Uncommon
Japanese card no. 053/054
Japanese Half Deck Flygon Constructed Starter Deck
Japanese card no. 018/019
Japanese Half Deck Salamence Constructed Starter Deck
Japanese card no. 018/019
Expansion EX Deoxys
Rarity Uncommon
English card no. 84/107
Japanese Half Deck Rayquaza Constructed Starter Deck
Japanese card no. 015/015

Balloon Berry (Japanese: ふうせんのみ Berry Balloon) is a Pokémon Tool card. It was first released as part of the Neo Revelation expansion.

Card text

Neo Revelation print
AceSpec.png You can't have more than 1 ACE SPEC card in your deck.
Attach Balloon Berry to 1 of your Pokémon that doesn't have a Pokémon Tool attached to it.
When the Pokémon Balloon Berry is attached to retreats, discard Balloon Berry instead of discarding Energy cards.
 
Do Nothing  
At the beginning of your turn, flip a coin. If heads, you can do nothing during your turn. If tails, your opponent can do nothing during his or her next turn.
EX Dragon print
AceSpec.png You can't have more than 1 ACE SPEC card in your deck.
Attach Balloon Berry to 1 of your Pokémon that doesn't already have a Pokémon Tool attached to it. If that Pokémon is Knocked Out, discard this card.
When the Pokémon Balloon Berry is attached to retreats, discard Balloon Berry instead of discarding Energy cards.
 
Do Nothing  
At the beginning of your turn, flip a coin. If heads, you can do nothing during your turn. If tails, your opponent can do nothing during his or her next turn.
EX Deoxys print
AceSpec.png You can't have more than 1 ACE SPEC card in your deck.
Attach Balloon Berry to 1 of your Pokémon that doesn't already have a Pokémon Tool attached to it. If that Pokémon is Knocked Out, discard this card.
As long as Balloon Berry is attached to a Pokémon, that Pokémon's Retreat Cost is 0. When this Pokémon retreats, discard Balloon Berry.
 
Do Nothing  
At the beginning of your turn, flip a coin. If heads, you can do nothing during your turn. If tails, your opponent can do nothing during his or her next turn.


Release information

This card was reprinted in the EX Dragon and EX Deoxys expansions. The EX Dragon print added a second sentence to the Pokémon Tool ruling. The EX Deoxys print tweaked the actual effect text to reflect errata issued prior to the release of the expansion.

Trivia

Origin


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