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Lt. Surge's Magneton (Gym Heroes 8)

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Lt. Surge's Magneton LV.30
マチスのレアコイル Matis's Rarecoil
Team Plasma
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Evolution stage
081 Stage 1 Pokémon
Evolves from Lt. Surge's Magnemite
Card name Lt. Surge's Magneton
Type Lightning
Hit Points 70
retreat cost
English expansion Gym Heroes
Rarity Rare Holo
English card no. 8/132
Japanese expansion Leaders' Stadium
Japanese rarity Rare Holo
Japanese Theme Deck Kuchiba City Gym
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Magneton.

Lt. Surge's Magneton (Japanese: マチスのレアコイル Matis's Rarecoil) is a Lightning-type Stage 1 Pokémon card. It is part of the Gym Heroes expansion.

Card text

Pokémon Power:
Energy Charge
As often as you like during your turn (before your attack), if Lt. Surge's Magneton is your Active Pokémon, you may take 1 Lightning Energy card attached to 1 of your Pokémon and attach it to Lt. Surge's Magneton. This power can't be used if Lt. Surge's Magneton is Asleep, Confused, or Paralyzed.
Mega Shock
Flip a coin. If tails, Lt. Surge's Magneton does 20 damage to itself.

Pokédex data

Magneton - Magnet Pokémon
No. Height Weight
082 3'3" (1 m) 132 lbs. (60 kg)

Release information

In Japan, this card was also included in the Kuchiba City Gym Theme Deck.



Gym Leader Lt. Surge owns multiple Magneton in the Pokémon Adventures manga.

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