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==Release information==
 
==Release information==
This card was included in the {{TCG|EX FireRed & LeafGreen}} expansion with artwork by [[Nakaoka]]. This print was released again in the {{TCG|EX Delta Species}} and {{TCG|EX Power Keepers}} expansions. It was then released in the {{TCG|Stormfront}} expansion with new artwork by [[Kent Kanetsuna]]. It was later released as an {{TCG|Item card}} in the {{TCG|Emerging Powers}} expansion, first released in the Japanese {{TCG|White Collection}}, with new artwork by [[5ban Graphics]]. This print was also included as part of the {{TCG|Boundaries Crossed}} in English, and in the {{TCG|Battle Strength Decks}}, the {{TCG|Battle Theme Deck: Victini}}, the {{TCG|Battle Gift Set: Thundurus vs Tornadus}}, the {{TCG|Keldeo Battle Strength Deck}}, and the {{TCG|Mewtwo vs Genesect Deck Kit}} in Japanese.
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This card was included in the {{TCG|EX FireRed & LeafGreen}} expansion with artwork by [[Nakaoka]]. This print was released again in the {{TCG|EX Delta Species}} and {{TCG|EX Power Keepers}} expansions. It was then released in the {{TCG|Stormfront}} expansion with new artwork by [[Kent Kanetsuna]]. It was later released as an {{TCG|Item card}} in the {{TCG|Emerging Powers}} expansion, first released in the Japanese {{TCG|White Collection}}, with new artwork by [[5ban Graphics]]. This print was also included as part of the {{TCG|Boundaries Crossed}} expansion, and in each of the Japanese {{TCG|Battle Strength Decks}}, the {{TCG|Battle Theme Deck: Victini}}, the {{TCG|Battle Gift Set: Thundurus vs Tornadus}}, the {{TCG|Keldeo Battle Strength Deck}}, and the {{TCG|Mewtwo vs Genesect Deck Kit}}.
   
 
During the XY Series, Great Ball was released with new artwork by [[Toyste Beach]] in the {{TCG|XY}} expansion, first released in the Japanese {{TCG|Xerneas Half Deck|Xerneas}} and {{TCG|Yveltal Half Deck}}s. An unnumbered XY-P Promotional print of this artwork was one of five Trainer cards available in conjunction with the ''Pokémon Card Game Deck Building Seminar'' event held as part of the Pokémon Center Pokémon Card Game School. This was present at participating Pokémon Centers in Japan from October 25 to November 16, 2014 and was open for elementary school-aged children. A 20-card set comprising two copies each of five Trainer cards plus 10 Energy cards could be purchased at Pokémon Centers during the event for ¥100. It was reprinted again in the {{TCG|BREAKpoint}} expansion, first released in the Japanese {{TCG|Emboar-EX vs Togekiss-EX Deck Kit}}.
 
During the XY Series, Great Ball was released with new artwork by [[Toyste Beach]] in the {{TCG|XY}} expansion, first released in the Japanese {{TCG|Xerneas Half Deck|Xerneas}} and {{TCG|Yveltal Half Deck}}s. An unnumbered XY-P Promotional print of this artwork was one of five Trainer cards available in conjunction with the ''Pokémon Card Game Deck Building Seminar'' event held as part of the Pokémon Center Pokémon Card Game School. This was present at participating Pokémon Centers in Japan from October 25 to November 16, 2014 and was open for elementary school-aged children. A 20-card set comprising two copies each of five Trainer cards plus 10 Energy cards could be purchased at Pokémon Centers during the event for ¥100. It was reprinted again in the {{TCG|BREAKpoint}} expansion, first released in the Japanese {{TCG|Emboar-EX vs Togekiss-EX Deck Kit}}.
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==Trivia==
 
==Trivia==
 
===Origin===
 
===Origin===
The {{ball|Great}} is a type of Poké Ball in the [[Pokémon games]], which has an improved capture rate over the regular Poké Ball. The fact that this card doesn't require a coin flip to work, whereas the {{TCG ID|Jungle|Poké Ball|64}} card did, might be a reference to this fact.
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The [[Great Ball]] is a type of [[Poké Ball]] in the [[Pokémon games]], which has an improved capture rate over the regular Poké Ball. The fact that this card doesn't require a coin flip to work, whereas the {{TCG ID|Jungle|Poké Ball|64}} card did, might be a reference to this fact.
   
 
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Latest revision as of 00:03, 11 June 2019

Trainer Item
Great Ball
スーパーボール Super Ball
GreatBallStarterSet41.jpg
Sun & Moon print
Illus. Ryo Ueda

Great Ball (Japanese: スーパーボール Super Ball) is an Item card. It was first released in the EX FireRed & LeafGreen expansion as a Trainer card.

Card text

EX FireRed & LeafGreen print
AceSpec.png You can't have more than 1 ACE SPEC card in your deck.
Team Plasma
Team Plasma
AceSpec.png You can't have more than 1 ACE SPEC card in your deck.
Team Flare TCG logo.png FLARE
You can't have more than 1 Prism Star card with the same name in your deck. If a Prism Star card would go to the discard pile, put it in the Lost Zone instead.
{{{ruletext}}}
Search your deck for a Basic Pokémon (excluding Pokémon-ex) and put it onto your Bench. Shuffle your deck afterward.
 
Do Nothing  
At the beginning of your turn, flip a coin. If heads, you can do nothing during your turn. If tails, your opponent can do nothing during his or her next turn.
 
Do Nothing  
At the beginning of your turn, flip a coin. If heads, you can do nothing during your turn. If tails, your opponent can do nothing during his or her next turn.
Stormfront print
AceSpec.png You can't have more than 1 ACE SPEC card in your deck.
Team Plasma
Team Plasma
AceSpec.png You can't have more than 1 ACE SPEC card in your deck.
Team Flare TCG logo.png FLARE
You can't have more than 1 Prism Star card with the same name in your deck. If a Prism Star card would go to the discard pile, put it in the Lost Zone instead.
{{{ruletext}}}
Search your deck for a Basic Pokémon and put it onto your Bench. Shuffle your deck afterward.
 
Do Nothing  
At the beginning of your turn, flip a coin. If heads, you can do nothing during your turn. If tails, your opponent can do nothing during his or her next turn.
 
Do Nothing  
At the beginning of your turn, flip a coin. If heads, you can do nothing during your turn. If tails, your opponent can do nothing during his or her next turn.
Black & White, XY, and Sun & Moon Series prints
AceSpec.png You can't have more than 1 ACE SPEC card in your deck.
Team Plasma
Team Plasma
AceSpec.png You can't have more than 1 ACE SPEC card in your deck.
Team Flare TCG logo.png FLARE
You can't have more than 1 Prism Star card with the same name in your deck. If a Prism Star card would go to the discard pile, put it in the Lost Zone instead.
{{{ruletext}}}
Look at the top 7 cards of your deck. You may reveal a Pokémon you find there and put it into your hand. Shuffle the other cards back into your deck.
 
Do Nothing  
At the beginning of your turn, flip a coin. If heads, you can do nothing during your turn. If tails, your opponent can do nothing during his or her next turn.
 
Do Nothing  
At the beginning of your turn, flip a coin. If heads, you can do nothing during your turn. If tails, your opponent can do nothing during his or her next turn.
You may play as many Item cards as you like during your turn (before your attack).


Release information

This card was included in the EX FireRed & LeafGreen expansion with artwork by Nakaoka. This print was released again in the EX Delta Species and EX Power Keepers expansions. It was then released in the Stormfront expansion with new artwork by Kent Kanetsuna. It was later released as an Item card in the Emerging Powers expansion, first released in the Japanese White Collection, with new artwork by 5ban Graphics. This print was also included as part of the Boundaries Crossed expansion, and in each of the Japanese Battle Strength Decks, the Battle Theme Deck: Victini, the Battle Gift Set: Thundurus vs Tornadus, the Keldeo Battle Strength Deck, and the Mewtwo vs Genesect Deck Kit.

During the XY Series, Great Ball was released with new artwork by Toyste Beach in the XY expansion, first released in the Japanese Xerneas and Yveltal Half Decks. An unnumbered XY-P Promotional print of this artwork was one of five Trainer cards available in conjunction with the Pokémon Card Game Deck Building Seminar event held as part of the Pokémon Center Pokémon Card Game School. This was present at participating Pokémon Centers in Japan from October 25 to November 16, 2014 and was open for elementary school-aged children. A 20-card set comprising two copies each of five Trainer cards plus 10 Energy cards could be purchased at Pokémon Centers during the event for ¥100. It was reprinted again in the BREAKpoint expansion, first released in the Japanese Emboar-EX vs Togekiss-EX Deck Kit.

Great Ball was reprinted again during the Sun & Moon Series as part of the Sun & Moon expansion, first released in the Japanese Sun & Moon Starter Set, with new artwork by Ryo Ueda. It was later reprinted in both Half Decks of the Sun & Moon Trainer Kit: Lycanroc & Alolan Raichu. It was reprinted again in the English Shining Legends expansion and the Japanese Shining Legends subset. The Sun & Moon print later received four variants within the Sun & Moon Trainer Kit: Alolan Sandslash & Alolan Ninetales, two in each deck. The pairs have numbers in circles (gray for Alolan Sandslash and blue for Alolan Ninetales) in the bottom right of the card, both sets bearing the numbers 21 and 25.

Gallery

GreatBallEXFireRedLeafGreen92.jpg
EX FireRed & LeafGreen print
Illus. Nakaoka
019248 T SUPABORU.jpg
Stormfront print
Illus. Kent Kanetsuna
GreatBallEmergingPowers93.jpg
Emerging Powers print
Illus. 5ban Graphics
GreatBallXY118.jpg
XY print
Illus. Toyste Beach
GreatBallStarterSet41.jpg
Sun & Moon print
Illus. Ryo Ueda
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori


Trivia

Origin

The Great Ball is a type of Poké Ball in the Pokémon games, which has an improved capture rate over the regular Poké Ball. The fact that this card doesn't require a coin flip to work, whereas the Poké Ball card did, might be a reference to this fact.


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