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Raikou (Neo Revelation 22)

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Raikou LV.26
ライコウ Raikou
Team Plasma
Lightning
RaikouNeoRevelation22.jpg
Illus. Naoyo Kimura
Evolution stage Basic Pokémon
Card name Raikou
Type Lightning
Hit Points 60
weakness
Fighting×2
resistance
None
retreat cost
None
English expansion Neo Revelation
Rarity Rare
English card no. 22/64
Japanese expansion Neo Premium File 3
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 Neo Revelation expansion.

Card text

Pokémon Power:
Legendary Body
でんせつのからだ
 
 
As long as Raikou is your Active Pokémon, Raikou and Energy cards attached to it aren't affected by effects from Trainer cards other than Stadium cards. As long as this power is active, discard any Trainer cards attached to Raikou. (This power works even if Raikou is Asleep, Confused, or Paralyzed.)
LightningLightningLightning
Lightning Spark
ライトニングスパーク
30
If your opponent has any Benched Pokémon, flip a coin. If heads, choose 1 of them and this attack does 20 damage to it. (Don't apply Weakness and Resistance for Benched Pokémon.)

Pokédex data

Lightning
Lightning
Raikou - Thunder Pokémon
No. Height Weight
243 6'3" (1.9 m) 392 lbs. (178 kg)
Pokédex entry
A Pokémon that races across the land while barking a cry that sounds like crashing thunder.
雷が落ちたときのようななきごえで吠えながら、大地を駆けめぐるポケモン。

Trivia

This card's illustration portrays the same scene as Entei and Suicune, but with a focus on Raikou. Postcards of the joint artwork were distributed in the Trainer's Magazine.

Origin

The card's Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Silver.


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