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Dark Arbok (Team Rocket 2)

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Dark Arbok LV.25
わるいアーボック Bad Arbok
Team Plasma
Illus. Mitsuhiro Arita
Evolution stage
023 Stage 1 Pokémon
Evolves from Ekans
Card name Dark Arbok
Type Grass
Hit Points 60
retreat cost
English expansion Team Rocket
Rarity Rare Holo
English card no. 2/82
Japanese expansion Rocket Gang
Japanese rarity Rare Holo
Expansion Team Rocket
Rarity Rare
English card no. 19/82
Card GB 2 set We Are Team Rocket
Card GB 2 ID G02
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Arbok.

Dark Arbok (Japanese: わるいアーボック Bad Arbok) is a Grass-type Stage 1 Pokémon card. It is part of the Team Rocket expansion.

Card text

Choose 1 of your opponent's Pokémon. This attack does 10 damage to that Pokémon. Don't apply Weakness and Resistance for this attack. (Any other effects that would happen after applying Weakness and Resistance still happen.) If that Pokémon has a Pokémon Power, that power stops working until the end of your opponent's next turn.
Poison Vapor
The Defending Pokémon is now Poisoned. This attack does 10 damage to each of your opponent's Benched Pokémon. (Don't apply Weakness and Resistance for Benched Pokémon.)

Pokédex data

Arbok - Cobra Pokémon
No. Height Weight
024 11'6" (3.5 m) 143 lbs. (65 kg)
Pokédex entry
Freezes its prey with its stare. If you should encounter one, remember not to look into its eyes.


Some prints of the card have a 3 between the 2 and the first 0 of the copyright date at the bottom of the card, making the copyright date 23000. Both the Holographic and Non-Holographic versions have this error, which was later corrected.


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