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Lairon (Rising Rivals 44)

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Lairon LV.37
コドラ Kodora
Team Plasma
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Illus. Yukiko Baba
Evolution stage
304 Stage 1 Pokémon
Evolves from Aron
Card name Lairon
Type Metal
Hit Points 80
retreat cost
English expansion Rising Rivals
Rarity Uncommon
English card no. 44/111
Japanese expansion Bonds to the End of Time
Japanese rarity Uncommon
Japanese card no. 064/090
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Lairon.

Lairon (Japanese: コドラ Kodora) is a Metal-type Stage 1 Pokémon card. It is part of the Rising Rivals expansion.

Card text

Heavy Metal
Flip a coin for each Metal Energy attached to Lairon. This attack does 10 damage plus 20 more damage for each heads.
Granite Head
During your opponent's next turn, any damage done to Lairon by attacks is reduced by 10 (after applying Weakness and Resistance).

Pokédex data

Lairon - Iron Armor Pokémon
No. Height Weight
305 2'11" (0.9 m) 264.6 lbs. (120.0 kg)
Pokédex entry
For food, it digs up iron ore. It smashes its steely body against others to fight over territory.



Granite Head's and Heavy Metal's Japanese names are those of Rock Head and Heavy Metal, two Abilities in the Pokémon games that Lairon can have. The Japanese name of Heavy Metal is spelled ヘビーメタル rather than ヘヴィメタル as in the video games. This card's Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Diamond, Pearl, and Platinum.

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