- Lightning redirects here. For the island in the Orange Archipelago, see Lightning Island. For the Ultra Beast codenamed UB Lightning in Japanese, see Xurkitree (Pokémon). For the skill in Pokémon Shuffle, see Skill (Shuffle) → Lightning
The Lightning type (Japanese: 雷 Lightning) is one of the eleven TCG types. It is represented by the color yellow, and symbolized by an S-shaped lightning bolt.
Generally, Lightning Pokémon have a weakness to:
Generally, Lightning Pokémon have a resistance to:
- Metal (from the EX Ruby & Sapphire expansion to the Call of Legends expansion, then again from the XY expansion to the Cosmic Eclipse expansion)
- Fighting, if the corresponding Pokémon in the games is partially a Flying-type
These types are generally weak to Lightning Pokémon:
- Water, if the corresponding Pokémon in the games is a Water-type
- Any Pokémon that are Flying-type in the games, regardless of their TCG type
These types are generally resistant to Lightning Pokémon:
Lightning Pokémon in the TCG
See Category:Lightning-type Pokémon cards for all Pokémon cards that have this type.
In the video games
Pokémon Trading Card Game series
In other languages
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