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Ho-Oh (Wizards Promo 52)

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ホウオウ Houou
Team Plasma
Illus. Mitsuhiro Arita
Evolution stage Basic Pokémon
Card name Ho-Oh
Type Fire
Hit Points 80
retreat cost
English expansion Wizards Black Star Promos
English card no. 52
Japanese expansion P Promotional cards
Japanese card no. 010/P
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Ho-Oh.

Ho-Oh (Japanese: ホウオウ Houou) is a Fire-type Basic Pokémon card. It is one of the Wizards Black Star Promos.

Card text

Sacred Wing
Flip a coin. If tails, this attack’s base damage is 20 instead of 60.

e-Reader data

This card's ID is Z-06-#. The short strip contains Pokédex information, a brief card summary, and information on the content of the long strip.

Pokédex data

Ho-Oh - Rainbow Pokémon
No. Height Weight
250 12'06" (3.8 m) 439.0 lbs. (199.0 kg)
Pokédex entry
It will reveal itself before a pure-hearted trainer by shining its bright rainbow-colored wings.
こころただしき トレーナーの まえに なないろの つばさを ひからせながら すがたを あらわすと つたえられる。


The long strip contains data for the Fire Hoops mini-game. Rapidash is also required to play it.

Release information

This card was released as one of the Wizards Black Star Promos, originating as one of the Japanese P Promotional cards. In Japan, it was available as an insert with the December 2001 issue of CoroCoro comic. The English version was first available at Pokémon Center New York in late 2002. This version has a "Pokémon Center NY" stamp underneath the illustration. Another version lacking the stamp was available as an insert with the November 2002 issue of Nintendo Power magazine.


Ho-Oh is written as Ho-oh on the card. This was prior to Generation III confirming Ho-Oh as the correct way to capitalize the Pokémon's name.


This card's e-Reader Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Crystal.

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