Anorith (EX Sandstorm 28)

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アノプス Anopth
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Evolution stage
Bag Claw Fossil Sprite
Stage 1 Pokémon
Evolves from Claw Fossil
Card name Anorith
Type Fighting
Hit Points 80
retreat cost
English expansion EX Sandstorm
Rarity Uncommon
English card no. 28/100
Japanese expansion Magma VS Aqua: Two Ambitions
Japanese rarity Rare
Japanese card no. 051/080
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Anorith.

Anorith (Japanese: アノプス Anopth) is a Fighting-type Stage 1 Pokémon card. It is part of the EX Sandstorm expansion.

Card text

Fighting Slash
ColorlessColorlessColorless Double Scratch
Flip 2 coins. This attack does 40 damage times the number of heads.

e-Reader data

This card's ID is I-55-#. The Dot Code strip contains Pokédex information, a TCG glossary snippet, and a brief area summary for Pokémon Ruby and Sapphire.

Pokédex data

Anorith - Old Shrimp Pokémon
No. Height Weight
135 2'04" (0.7 m) 28.0 lbs. (12.5 kg)
Pokédex entry
Anorith is said to be a type of Pokémon predecessor, with eight wings at the sides of its body. This Pokémon swam in the primordial sea by undulating these eight wings.

Release information

This card is one of the 46 cards first released in September 2003 in the English EX Sandstorm expansion before the release of their Japanese prints. The Japanese print was later released on October 24 in the Magma VS Aqua: Two Ambitions expansion.



Slash is a move in the Pokémon games that Anorith can learn. Double Scratch is a variation on Scratch, a move in the Pokémon games that Anorith can learn. This card's e-Reader Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Sapphire.

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