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Fossil Excavation (Vending S1)

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Trainer
Fossil Excavation
化石の発掘 Excavation of Fossils
Team Plasma
FossilExcavationVendingS1.jpg
Illus. Sumiyoshi Kizuki
Japanese expansion Extended Sheet 1
Card GB 2 set Psychic Battle
Card GB 2 ID D49

Fossil Excavation (Japanese: 化石の発掘 Excavation of Fossils) is a Trainer card. It is part of the Extended Sheet 1.

Card text

All prints
AceSpec.png You can't have more than 1 ACE SPEC card in your deck.
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You may search your deck for a Mysterious Fossil or choose 1 Mysterious Fossil in your discard pile. Show that card to your opponent and put it into your hand. Either way, shuffle your deck afterward.
 
Do Nothing  
At the beginning of your turn, flip a coin. If heads, you can do nothing during your turn. If tails, your opponent can do nothing during his or her next turn.


Trivia

This card may have served as the basis for the later Fossil Excavator card from Mysterious Treasures.

Origin

The concept of digging for fossils later appeared in Generation IV, a feature of the Sinnoh Underground.


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