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Gengar (Fossil 5)

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Gengar LV.38
ゲンガー Gangar
Team Plasma
Psychic
GengarFossil5.jpg
Illus. Keiji Kinebuchi
Evolution stage
093 Stage 2 Pokémon
Evolves from Haunter
Card name Gengar
Type Psychic
Hit Points 80
weakness
None
resistance
Fighting-30
retreat cost
 
English expansion Fossil
Rarity Rare Holo
English card no. 5/62
Japanese expansion Mystery of the Fossils
Japanese rarity Rare Holo
Expansion Fossil
Rarity Rare
English card no. 20/62
Card GB set Evolution
Card GB ID B36
Card GB 2 set Island of Fossil
Card GB 2 ID C45
Expansion Legendary Collection
Rarity Rare Holo
English card no. 11/110
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Gengar.

Gengar (Japanese: ゲンガー Gangar) is a Psychic-type Stage 2 Pokémon card. It is part of the Fossil expansion.

Card text

Pokémon Power:
Curse
のろい
 
 
Once during your turn (before your attack), you may move 1 damage counter from 1 of your opponent's Pokémon to another (even if it would Knock Out the other Pokémon). This power can't be used if Gengar is Asleep, Confused, or Paralyzed.
PsychicPsychicPsychic
Dark Mind
ナイトヘッド
30
If your opponent has any Benched Pokémon, choose 1 of them and this attack does 10 damage to it. (Don't apply Weakness and Resistance for Benched Pokémon.)

Pokédex data

Psychic
Psychic
Gengar - Shadow Pokémon
No. Height Weight
094 4'11" (1.5 m) 89 lbs. (40.5 kg)
Pokédex entry
Under a full moon, this Pokémon likes to mimic the shadows of people and laugh at their fright.
山で遭難したときに、命をうばいに暗闇から現れることがあるという。

Release information

This card was released in the English Fossil expansion as both a Holofoil and Non Holofoil card, originating from the Japanese Mystery of the Fossils as only a Holofoil card. The Holofoil print of this card was later reprinted in the English Legendary Collection expansion.

Trivia

Origin

Curse is a move later introduced in the Generation II Pokémon games that Gengar can learn. Dark Mind's Japanese name is that of Night Shade, a move in the Pokémon games that Gengar can also learn. This card's English Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Red and Blue, whereas the Japanese entry comes from Pokémon Red and Green.


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