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Metapod (Expedition 87)

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Metapod  
トランセル Trancell
Team Plasma
Grass
MetapodExpedition87.jpg
Illus. Yuichi Sawayama
Evolution stage
010 Stage 1 Pokémon
Evolves from Caterpie
Card name Metapod
Type Grass
Hit Points 60
weakness
Fire×2
resistance
None
retreat cost
  
English expansion Expedition Base Set
Rarity Uncommon
English card no. 87/165
Japanese expansion Base Expansion Pack
Japanese rarity Uncommon
Japanese card no. 033/128
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Metapod.

Metapod (Japanese: トランセル Trancell) is a Grass-type Stage 1 Pokémon card. It is part of the Expedition Base Set.

Card text

Poké-BODY
Exoskeleton
かたいからだ
 
 
All damage done by attacks to Metapod is reduced by 20 (after applying Weakness and Resistance).
Colorless
Rollout
ころがる
10

e-Reader data

This card's ID is B-34-#. The short strip contains Pokédex information, a brief card summary, and information on the content of the long strip.

Pokédex data

Grass
Grass
Metapod - Cocoon Pokémon
No. Height Weight
011 2'04" (0.7 m) 22.0 lbs. (9.9 kg)
Pokédex entry
This is its pre-evolved form. At this stage, it can only harden, so it remains motionless to avoid attack.
しんかを まっている じょうたい。 かたくなる ことしか できないので おそわれないよう じっとしている。

Mini-game

The long strip contains data for the Flower Power mini-game. Two other cards from Expedition Base Set are also required to play it.

Trivia

Origin

Rollout is a move in the Pokémon games; however, Metapod cannot learn it. This card's e-Reader Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Crystal.


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