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Poliwrath (Expedition 24)

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ニョロボン Nyorobon
Team Plasma
Illus. Yuka Morii
Evolution stage
061 Stage 2 Pokémon
Evolves from Poliwhirl
Card name Poliwrath
Type Water
Hit Points 100
retreat cost
English expansion Expedition Base Set
Rarity Rare Holo
English card no. 24/165
Japanese expansion Base Expansion Pack
Japanese rarity Rare Holo
Japanese card no. 109/128
English expansion Expedition Base Set
Rarity Rare
English card no. 60/165
Japanese expansion Base Expansion Pack
Japanese rarity Rare
Japanese card no. 077/128
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Poliwrath.

Poliwrath (Japanese: ニョロボン Nyorobon) is a Water-type Stage 2 Pokémon card. It is part of the Expedition Base Set.

Card text

Once during your turn (before your attack), if Poliwrath is on your Bench, you may flip a coin. If heads, take all Energy cards attached to your Active Pokémon, if any, and attach them to Poliwrath. Then switch Poliwrath with your Active Pokémon.
Water Punch
Flip a number of coins equal to the amount of Water Energy attached to Poliwrath. This attack does 40 damage plus 10 more damage for each heads.

e-Reader data

The card ID of the Holofoil print is B-78. The card ID of the Non Holofoil print is B-78-#. On the Non Holofoil print, the short strip contains Pokédex information, a brief card summary, and information on the content of the long strip. The species, height, and weight are present on the Holofoil print.

Pokédex data

Poliwrath - Tadpole Pokémon
No. Height Weight
062 4'3" (1.3 m) 119 lbs. (54.0 kg)
Pokédex entry
It can use its well-developed arms and legs to run on the surface of the water for a split second.
はったつした てあしを つかって ほんの いっしゅん だけなら みずのうえを はしることが できる。


The long strip contains data for the Go, Poliwrath! mini-game. Five other cards from Expedition Base Set are also required to play it.



This card's e-Reader Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Crystal.

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