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Raikou (Call of Legends SL9)

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Raikou  
ライコウ Raikou
Team Plasma
Lightning
RaikouCallLegendsSL9.png
Illus. Noriko Hotta
Evolution stage Basic Pokémon
Card name Raikou
Type Lightning
Hit Points 90
weakness
Fighting×2
resistance
Metal-20
retreat cost
  
English expansion Call of Legends
Rarity ShinyRare Holo
English card no. SL9
Japanese expansion L-P Promotional cards
Japanese card no. 064/L-P
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Raikou.

Raikou (Japanese: ライコウ Raikou) is a Lightning-type Basic Pokémon card. It is part of the Call of Legends expansion.

Card text

Poké-BODY
Extreme Speed
しんそく
 
 
Raikou's Retreat Cost is   less for each Lightning Energy attached to Raikou.
LightningLightningColorless
Raging Thunder
らくらい
70
Does 20 damage to 1 of your Pokémon, and don't apply Weakness and Resistance to this damage.

Pokédex data

Lightning
Lightning
Raikou - Thunder Pokémon
No. Height Weight
243 6'03" (1.9 m) 392.4 lbs. (178.0 kg)
Pokédex entry
A Pokémon that races across the land while barking a cry that sounds like crashing thunder.
かみなりが おちたときのような なきごえで ほえながら だいちを かけめぐる ポケモン。

Release information

In Japan, during the months of May and June 2010, those who bought two LEGEND series booster packs were entered into a drawing to win one of one thousand sets of Raikou, Suicune, and Entei.

Trivia

Origin

This Raikou card is based on the Shiny Nintendo event Raikou given out in Japanese movie theaters playing Ruler of Illusions: Zoroark in July 2010. Extreme Speed is a move in the Pokémon games that the event Raikou knows. This card's Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon SoulSilver.


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