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Pokémon Communication (HeartGold & SoulSilver 98)

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Trainer Item
Pokémon Communication
ポケモン通信 Pokémon Communication
Team Plasma
PokémonCommunicationBlackWhite99.jpg
Black & White print
Illus 5ban Graphics
English expansion HeartGold & SoulSilver
Rarity Uncommon
English card no. 98/123
Japanese expansion SoulSilver Collection
Japanese Rarity Uncommon
Japanese card no. 065/070
Deck Kit HS Trainer Kit
Half Deck Gyarados Half Deck
English card no. 22/30
27/30
English expansion Black & White
Rarity Uncommon
English card no. 99/114
Japanese expansion Black Collection
Japanese Rarity U
Japanese card no. 050/053

Pokémon Communication (Japanese: ポケモン通信 Pokémon Communication) is an Item card. It was first released as part of the HeartGold & SoulSilver expansion.

Card text

HeartGold & SoulSilver print
AceSpec.png You can't have more than 1 ACE SPEC card in your deck.
{{{ruletext}}}
Choose 1 Pokémon in your hand, show it to your opponent, and put it on top of your deck. If you do, search your deck for a Pokémon, show it to your opponent, and put it into your hand. Shuffle your deck afterward.
 
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.
Black & White print
AceSpec.png You can't have more than 1 ACE SPEC card in your deck.
{{{ruletext}}}
Reveal a Pokémon in your hand and put it on top of your deck. If you do, search your deck for a Pokémon, reveal it, and put it into your hand. Shuffle your deck afterward.
 
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 later reprinted in the Black & White expansion with new artwork by 5ban Graphics.

Gallery

PokémonCommunicationHeartGoldSoulSilver98.jpg
HeartGold & SoulSilver print
Illus. Takashi Yamaguchi
PokémonCommunicationBlackWhite99.jpg
Black & White print
Illus. 5ban Graphics
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

This card is based on the PC and Pokémon Storage System, where a Trainer deposits a Pokémon and withdraws a stored one.


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