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Lapras (Skyridge 71)

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Lapras  
ラプラス Laplace
Team Plasma
Water
LaprasSkyridge71.jpg
Illus. Aya Kusube
Evolution stage Basic Pokémon
Card name Lapras
Type Water
Hit Points 60
weakness
Metal×2
resistance
None
retreat cost
 
English expansion Skyridge
Rarity Common
English card no. 71/144
Japanese expansion Mysterious Mountains
Japanese rarity Common
Japanese card no. 029/088
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Lapras.

Lapras (Japanese: ラプラス Laplace) is a Water-type Basic Pokémon card. It is part of the Skyridge expansion.

Card text

ColorlessColorless
Assist
おてつだい
Search your deck for a Supporter card, show it to your opponent, and put it into your hand. Shuffle your deck afterward.
WaterWaterColorless
Hypnoblast
さいみんはどう
30
Flip a coin. If heads, the Defending Pokémon is now Asleep.

e-Reader data

This card's ID is F-17-#. The short strip contains Pokédex information, a brief card summary, and information on the content of the long strip.

Pokédex data

Water
Water
Lapras - Transport Pokémon
No. Height Weight
131 8'02" (2.5 m) 485.0 lbs. (220.0 kg)
Pokédex entry
This gentle Pokémon loves to give people rides and provides a very comfortable way to get around.
ひとをのせて うみを すすむのが だいすきな やさしい ポケモン。 せなかの のりごこちは ばつぐん。

Hidden attack

The long strip contains data for an additional attack this card can use:

WaterWaterColorless
Drain Attack
ドレインアタック
This attack randomly does damage to the Defending Pokémon and lets you remove a number of damage counters from your Active Pokémon.

Selecting "Yes" reveals the damage done to the Defending Pokémon and the number of damage counters removed from the player's Active Pokémon.

Trivia

Origin

A move named Assist later appeared in Generation III of the Pokémon games; however, Lapras cannot learn it. Furthermore, the Japanese names of this attack and the move in the games are different, making them unrelated. This card's e-Reader Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Crystal.


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