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Chikorita (HeartGold & SoulSilver 59)

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Chikorita  
チコリータ Chicorita
Team Plasma
Grass
ChikoritaHeartGoldSoulSilver59.jpg
Illus. Shin Nagasawa
Evolution stage Basic Pokémon
Card name Chikorita
Type Grass
Hit Points 60
weakness
Fire×2
resistance
Water-20
retreat cost
 
English expansion HeartGold & SoulSilver
Rarity Common
English card no. 59/123
Japanese expansion SoulSilver Collection
Japanese rarity Common
Japanese card no. 006/070
Japanese expansion L-P Promotional cards
Japanese card no. 034/L-P
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Chikorita.

Chikorita (Japanese: チコリータ Chicorita) is a Grass-type Basic Pokémon card. It is part of the HeartGold & SoulSilver expansion.

Card text

Grass Tackle
たいあたり
10
GrassColorless Razor Leaf
はっぱカッター
20


Pokédex data

Grass
Grass
Chikorita - Leaf Pokémon
No. Height Weight
152 2'11" (0.9 m) 14.1 lbs. (6.4 kg)
Pokédex entry
Its pleasantly aromatic leaf has the ability to check the humidity and temperature.
いい かおりの はっぱは まわりの しつどや おんどを さぐる のうりょくを もっている。

Release information

This card was released in the HeartGold & SoulSilver expansion, origjnating from the Japanese SoulSilver Collection. In Japan, a specially stamped reprint of this card, along with five others, was awarded to those who won in Pokémon Center Card Free Battle events held at Pokémon Centers during the Autumn of 2009. This print has a generic Pokémon Center logo in the bottom right of the illustration. Winners could only select one of the six cards available at each event.

Trivia

This card is extremely similar to another Chikorita card released previously. This card adds a Resistance of Water-20, has 10 more HP, and changes Tackle's cost to Grass instead of Colorless.

Origin

Tackle and Razor Leaf are both moves in the Pokémon games that Chikorita can learn. This card's Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon SoulSilver. Professor Elm's lab is featured in the illustration.


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