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Cacnea (Platinum 67)

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Cacnea LV.16
サボネア Sabonea
Team Plasma
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Illus. Sumiyoshi Kizuki
Evolution stage Basic Pokémon
Card name Cacnea
Type Grass
Hit Points 50
retreat cost
English expansion Platinum
Rarity Common
English card no. 67/127
Japanese expansion Galactic's Conquest
Japanese rarity Common
Japanese card no. 009/096
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Cacnea.

Cacnea (Japanese: サボネア Sabonea) is a Grass-type Basic Pokémon card. It is part of the Platinum expansion.

Card text

Colorless Sneaky Attack
If Cacnea has any Darkness Energy attached to it, this attack does 10 damage plus 10 more damage.
Grass Shoot Needle
Flip 2 coins. For each heads, choose 1 of your opponent's Pokémon and this attack does 10 damage to that Pokémon. (Don't apply Weakness and Resistance for Benched Pokémon.) (You can choose the same Pokémon more than once, but you can't do more than 10 damage to that Pokémon in this way.)

Pokédex data

Cacnea - Cactus Pokémon
No. Height Weight
331 1'04" (0.4 m) 113.1 lbs. (51.3 kg)
Pokédex entry
By storing water in its body, this desert dweller can survive for 30 days without water.



Sneaky Attack's Japanese name is that of Sucker Punch, a move in the Pokémon games that Cacnea can learn. This card's Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Diamond and Pearl.

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