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Wartortle (Base Set 42)

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Wartortle LV.22
カメール Kameil
Team Plasma
Water
WartortleBaseSet42.jpg
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Evolution stage
007 Stage 1 Pokémon
Evolves from Squirtle
Card name Wartortle
Type Water
Hit Points 70
weakness
Lightning×2
resistance
None
retreat cost
 
English expansion Base Set
Rarity Uncommon
English card no. 42/102
Japanese expansion Expansion Pack
Japanese rarity Uncommon
Expansion Base Set 2
Rarity Uncommon
English card no. 63/130
Card GB set Evolution
Card GB ID B18
Card GB 2 set Island of Fossil
Card GB 2 ID C19
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Wartortle.

Wartortle (Japanese: カメール Kameil) is a Water-type Stage 1 Pokémon card. It is part of the Base Set.

Card text

WaterColorless
Withdraw
からにこもる
Flip a coin. If heads, prevent all damage done to Wartortle during your opponent's next turn. (Any other effects of attacks still happen.)
WaterColorlessColorless
Bite
かみつく
40

Pokédex data

Water
Water
Wartortle - Turtle Pokémon
No. Height Weight
008 3'3" (1 m) 50 lbs. (22.5 kg)
Pokédex entry
Often hides in water to stalk unweary prey. When swimming quickly, it moves its ears to maintain balance.
ペットとして人気が高い。また毛で覆われたしっぽは長生きするシンボルだ。

Release information

This card was released in the English Base Set, originating from the Japanese Expansion Pack. It was later reprinted in the English Base Set 2 expansion. A special W Wizards stamped version of the Base Set 2 print of this card was released in the March 2000 issue of Top Deck Magazine.

Some copies of this card picture Wartortle in the evolution box.

Trivia

Origin

Withdraw and Bite are both moves in the Pokémon games that Wartortle can learn. This card's English Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Red and Blue, though it is slightly reworded. The Japanese entry comes from Pokémon Red and Green.


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