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Palkia (Diamond & Pearl 11)

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Palkia LV.67
パルキア Palkia
Team Plasma
Water
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DP-P Promo print
Illus. Daisuke Ito
Evolution stage Basic Pokémon
Card name Palkia
Type Water
Hit Points 90
weakness
Lightning+20
resistance
None
retreat cost
  
English expansion Diamond & Pearl
Rarity Rare Holo
English card no. 11/130
Japanese expansion Space-Time Creation
Japanese rarity Rare Holo
Japanese expansion DP-P Promotional cards
Japanese card no. 030/DP-P
Expansion Great Encounters
Rarity Rare
English card no. 26/106
Japanese Deck Palkia LV.X Constructed Standard Deck
English expansion DP Black Star Promos
English card no. DP27
Japanese expansion DP-P Promotional cards
Japanese card no. 039/DP-P
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Palkia.

Palkia (Japanese: パルキア Palkia) is a Water-type Basic Pokémon card. It is part of the Diamond & Pearl expansion.

Card text

Water
Spacial Rend
あくうせつだん
10
Search your deck for a Stadium card, show it to your opponent, and put it into your hand. Shuffle your deck afterward. If there is any Stadium card in play, discard it.
WaterWaterColorless
Transback
トランスバック
40
You may flip a coin. If heads, discard all Energy attached to Palkia and put the Defending Pokémon and all cards attached to it on top of your opponent's deck. Your opponent shuffles his or her deck afterward.

Pokédex data

Water
Water
Palkia - Spatial Pokémon
No. Height Weight
484 13'09" (4.2 m) 740.8 lbs. (336.0 kg)
Pokédex entry
It has the ability to distort space. It is described as a deity in Sinnoh-region mythology.
くうかんを ゆがめる のうりょくを もち シンオウちほうの しんわでは かみさまとして えがかれている。

Release information

This card was originally released in the Diamond & Pearl expansion with artwork by Nakaoka. It was reprinted with different artwork by Daisuke Ito as one of the DP-P Promotional cards in Japan, available through a McDonald's promotion in May 2007. This print was never released in English. It was reprinted again with different artwork by Nakaoka in Great Encounters, originating from the Palkia LV.X Constructed Standard Deck. The card was printed yet again as one of the DP Black Star Promos with another different artwork by Daisuke Ito. It was released in the Palkia Premium Box in August 2008 as both a regular and Jumbo-sized card. The Jumbo sized print features either Mirror Holofoil or Cracked Ice Holofoil. The Japanese version was released through a Meiji Chocolate promotion in July 2007.

Gallery

PalkiaDiamondPearl11.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Nakaoka
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DP-P Promo print
Illus. Daisuke Ito
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
PalkiaGreatEncounters26.jpg
Great Encounters print
Illus. Nakaoka
PalkiaDPPromo27.png
DP Black Star Promo print
Illus. Daisuke Ito
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

The Great Encounters print erroneously credits Daisuke Ito as the illustrator, who illustrated the Japanese-exclusive DP-P Promotional card print. The correct illustrator is Nakaoka.

Origin

Spacial Rend is a move in the Pokémon games that Palkia can learn. This card's Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Diamond.


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