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Genesect (BW Promo 86)

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ゲノセクト Genesect
Team Plasma
Illus. 5ban Graphics
Evolution stage Basic Pokémon
Card name Genesect
Type Grass
Hit Points 100
retreat cost
English expansion BW Black Star Promos
English card no. BW86
Japanese expansion BW-P Promotional cards
Japanese card no. 219/BW-P
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Genesect.

Genesect (Japanese: ゲノセクト Genesect) is a Grass-type Basic Pokémon card. It is one of the BW Black Star Promos.

Card text

Team Plasma
GrassColorless Signal Beam
Flip a coin. If heads, the Defending Pokémon is now Confused.
GrassGrassColorlessColorless Overdrive Smash
During your next turn, this Pokémon's Overdrive Smash attack does 60 more damage (before applying Weakness and Resistance).

Pokédex data

Genesect - Paleozoic Pokémon
No. Height Weight
649 4'11" (1.5 m) 181.9 lbs. (82.5 kg)
Pokédex entry
This Pokémon existed 300 million years ago. Team Plasma altered it and attached a cannon to its back.
3おくねんまえに いた ポケモン。プラズマだんに かいぞう され せなかに ほうだいを つけられた。

Release information

This card was included in the Plasma Blast Three Pack Blisters, released on August 14, 2013. In Japan, starting April 20, 2013, it was given to customers who bought at least 800¥ of eligible Pokémon-themed merchandise at selected stores in commemoration of the prerelease movie tickets for the Japanese screening of Genesect and the Legend Awakened being made available.



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

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