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Raichu (Vending S2)

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Raichu LV.32
ライチュウ Raichu
Team Plasma
Illus. Atsuko Nishida
Evolution stage
025 Stage 1 Pokémon
Evolves from Pikachu
Card name Raichu
Type Lightning
Hit Points 70
retreat cost
Japanese expansion Extended Sheet 2
Japanese rarity Uncommon
Japanese Deck Kit Quick Starter Gift Set
Japanese Deck Red Deck
Card GB 2 set Sky Flying Pokémon
Card GB 2 ID F22
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Raichu.

Raichu (Japanese: ライチュウ Raichu) is a Lightning-type Stage 1 Pokémon card. It is part of the Extended Sheet 2.

Card text

Short Circuit
Choose 1 of your opponent's Pokémon. This attack does 10 damage to that Pokémon times the number of Water Energy cards attached to it. Don't apply Weakness or Resistance.
Sparking Kick
Flip a coin. If heads, the Defending Pokémon is now Paralyzed.

Pokédex data

Raichu - Mouse Pokémon
No. Height Weight
026 2'07" (0.8 m) 66.1 lbs. (30 kg)
Pokédex entry

Release information

This card was first released as part of the Extended Sheet 2 of the Vending Machine cards. It was later reprinted in the Quick Starter Gift Set.



This card's Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Blue.

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