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Electrode (Skyridge 36)

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Electrode  
マルマイン Marumine
Team Plasma
Lightning
ElectrodeSkyridge36.jpg
Illus. Sumiyoshi Kizuki
Evolution stage
100 Stage 1 Pokémon
Evolves from Voltorb
Card name Electrode
Type Lightning
Hit Points 70
weakness
Fighting×2
resistance
None
retreat cost
 
English expansion Skyridge
Rarity Uncommon
English card no. 36/144
Japanese expansion Mysterious Mountains
Japanese rarity Uncommon
Japanese card no. 040/088
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 part of the Skyridge expansion.

Card text

ColorlessColorless
Plasma
プラズマ
20
If there are any Lightning Energy cards in your discard pile, flip a coin. If heads, attach 1 of them to Electrode.
LightningLightningColorlessColorless
Selfdestruct
じばく
100
This attack does 20 damage to each Pokémon on each player's Bench. (Don't apply Weakness and Resistance for Benched Pokémon.) Electrode does 100 damage to itself.

Trivia

When this card is scanned through the e-Reader, a Poké-POWER is revealed:

Poké-POWER
Energy Sprinkle
エネスプリンクル
 
 
You can use this power once during your turn (before your attack), if Electrode is your Active Pokémon. This Poké-Power lets you move a number of basic Energy cards attached to Electrode to any number of your Benched Pokémon. This power can't be used when Electrode is affected by a Special Condition.

Selecting "Yes" shows the number of Energy cards.

Origin

Selfdestruct is a move in the Pokémon games that Electrode can learn.


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