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Tentacruel (Southern Islands 10)

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Tentacruel LV.30
ドククラゲ Dokukurage
Team Plasma
Water
TentacruelSouthernIslands10.jpg
Illus. Naoyo Kimura
Evolution stage
072 Stage 1 Pokémon
Evolves from Tentacool
Card name Tentacruel
Type Water
Hit Points 60
weakness
Lightning×2
resistance
None
retreat cost
 
English expansion Southern Islands
English card no. 10/18
Japanese expansion Southern Islands
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Tentacruel.

Tentacruel (Japanese: ドククラゲ Dokukurage) is a Water-type Stage 1 Pokémon card. It is part of the Southern Islands collection.

Card text

English release

Water
Tentacle Grip
しょくしゅをつかう
Flip a number of coins equal to the number of Water Energy cards attached to Tentacruel. For each heads, draw 2 cards.
WaterWater
Poison Sting
どくばり
20
Flip a coin. If heads, the Defending Pokémon is now Paralyzed.

Japanese release

Water
Tentacle Grip
しょくしゅをつかう
Flip a number of coins equal to the number of Water Energy cards attached to Tentacruel. For each heads, draw 2 cards.
WaterWater
Poison Sting
どくばり
20
Flip a coin. If heads, the Defending Pokémon is now Poisoned.

Pokédex data

Water
Water
Tentacruel - Jellyfish Pokémon
No. Height Weight
073 5'3" (1.6 m) 121 lbs. (55 kg)
Pokédex entry
This Pokémon attacks its prey with its eighty toxin-producing tentacles.
80本の触手を自由にのびちぢみさせ、獲物に巻きつき、毒をあたえて弱らせる。

Release information

The English release of this card's Poison Sting attack changed meaning from its original Japanese effect, causing Paralysis instead of Poison.

Trivia

Origin

Poison Sting is a move in the Pokémon games that Tentacruel can learn. this card's Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Yellow, though it is heavily reworded.


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