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Electrode (BW Promo 76)

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マルマイン Marumine
Team Plasma
Illus. 5ban Graphics
Evolution stage
100 Stage 1 Pokémon
Evolves from Voltorb
Card name Electrode
Type Lightning
Hit Points 100
retreat cost
English expansion BW Black Star Promos
English card no. BW76
Japanese expansion BW-P Promotional cards
Japanese card no. 173/BW-P
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Electrode.

Electrode (Japanese: マルマイン Marumine) is a Lightning-type Stage 1 Pokémon card. It is one of the BW Black Star Promos.

Card text

Team Plasma
Lightning Electribeam
Flip a coin. If heads, the Defending Pokémon is Paralyzed.
LightningColorlessColorless Self Destruct
This Pokémon does 100 damage to itself.

Pokédex data

Electrode - Ball Pokémon
No. Height Weight
101 3'11" (1.2 m) 146.8 lbs. (66.6 kg)
Pokédex entry
It is known to drift on winds if it is bloated to bursting with stored electricity.
でんきエネルギーを ためすぎて ぱんぱんに ふくらんだ マルマインが かぜに ながされてくることが ある。

Release information

This card was released as a Cosmos Holofoil BW Black Star Promotional card in May 2013 in the Plasma Freeze Single Pack Blisters. In Japan, it was released as one of the BW-P Promotional cards and available as part of a ten card random pack released during the February 2013 Gym Challenge.



Selfdestruct is a move in the Pokémon games that Electrode can learn. This card's Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Black 2 and White 2.

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