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Maintenance (Base Set 83)

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Trainer Item
Maintenance
メンテナンス Maintenance
Team Plasma
MaintenanceBaseSet83.jpg
Base Set print
Illus. Keiji Kinebuchi
English expansion Base Set
Rarity Uncommon
English card no. 83/102
Japanese expansion Expansion Pack
Japanese Rarity Uncommon
Expansion Base Set 2
Rarity Uncommon
English card no. 112/130
Card GB set Laboratory
Card GB ID D49
Card GB 2 set Sky Flying Pokémon
Card GB 2 ID F56
English expansion Furious Fists
Rarity Uncommon
English card no. 96/111
Japanese expansion Rising Fist
Japanese Rarity U
Japanese card no. 084/096

Maintenance (Japanese: メンテナンス Maintenance) is an Item card. It was first released in the Base Set as a Trainer card.

Card text

Base Set print
AceSpec.png You can't have more than 1 ACE SPEC card in your deck.
{{{ruletext}}}
Shuffle 2 of the other cards from your hand into your deck in order to draw a card.
 
Do Nothing  
At the beginning of your turn, flip a coin. If heads, you can do nothing during your turn. If tails, your opponent can do nothing during his or her next turn.
Furious Fists print
AceSpec.png You can't have more than 1 ACE SPEC card in your deck.
{{{ruletext}}}
Shuffle 2 cards from your hand into your deck. (If you can't shuffle 2 cards into your deck, you can't play this card.) Then, draw a card.
 
Do Nothing  
At the beginning of your turn, flip a coin. If heads, you can do nothing during your turn. If tails, your opponent can do nothing during his or her next turn.
You may play as many Item cards as you like during your turn (before your attack).


Release information

This card was released as a Trainer card in the English Base Set, first originating from the Japanese Expansion Pack, with artwork by Keiji Kinebuchi. It was later reprinted with the same artwork in the English Base Set 2. During the XY Series, Maintenance was released as an Item card with new artwork by Toyste Beach in the English Furious Fists expansion, first originating from the Japanese Rising Fist expansion.

Gallery

MaintenanceBaseSet83.jpg
Base Set print
Illus. Keiji Kinebuchi
MaintenanceFuriousFists96.jpg
Furious Fists print
Illus. Toyste Beach
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori


Trivia

Origin


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