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Ninetales (GB 1)

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Ninetales LV.35
キュウコン Kyukon
Team Plasma
Fire
NinetalesGB1.jpg
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Evolution stage
037 Stage 1 Pokémon
Evolves from Vulpix
Card name Ninetales
Type Fire
Hit Points 80
weakness
Water×2
resistance
None
retreat cost
 
Rarity Rare
Card GB set Laboratory
Card GB ID D12
Card GB 2 set Psychic Battle
Card GB 2 ID D18
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Ninetales.

Ninetales (Japanese: キュウコン Kyukon) is a Fire-type Stage 1 Pokémon card. It is a card made exclusively for the Pokémon Trading Card Game for the Game Boy Color.

Card text

FireFire
Mix-Up
かきみだす
20
If your opponent has any Basic Pokémon or Evolution cards in his or her hand, your opponent shuffles them into his or her deck. Then, your opponent puts an equal number of Basic Pokémon or Evolution cards chosen at random from his or her deck into his or her hand. Your opponent shuffles his or her deck afterward.
FireFireFire
Dancing Embers
ひのこのまい
10×
Flip 8 coins. This attack does 10 damage times the number of heads.

Pokédex data

Fire
Fire
Ninetales - Fox Pokémon
No. Height Weight
038 3'7" (1.1 m) 44 lbs. (19.9 kg)
Pokédex entry
According to an enduring legend, 9 noble heroes were united and reincarnated as this.
頭が良くて執念深い。ふざけてしっぽを掴むと1000年祟られるという。

Release information

This card was made exclusively for the Pokémon Trading Card Game for the Game Boy Color, never printed as an actual card in any language. However, a scan of the non existent full card was included in a Pokémon card Price Guide.

Trivia

  • This card displays a 'GB' symbol in place of the Expansion symbol, indicating it was created exclusively for the Game Boy.
  • This card's name, "Ninetales," was misspelled as "Ninetails".
  • This card uses the same stock Sugimori art of Ninetales as the Gym Challenge Brock's Ninetales.

Origin

This card's English Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Yellow, whereas the Japanese entry comes from Pokémon Red and Green.


Project TCG logo.png This article is part of Project TCG, a Bulbapedia project that aims to report on every aspect of the Pokémon Trading Card Game.