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{{TCG Unreleased}}
 
{{TCG Unreleased}}
 
{{PokémoncardInfobox |
 
{{PokémoncardInfobox |
title=Omastar <small>LV.36</small> |
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cardname=Omastar |
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level=36 |
 
jname=オムスター |
 
jname=オムスター |
 
jtrans=Omstar |
 
jtrans=Omstar |
image=MasakiOmastar.jpg |
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image=OmastarCommunicationEvolutionPromo.jpg |
 
caption=Illus. [[Yukiko Baba]] |
 
caption=Illus. [[Yukiko Baba]] |
name=[[Omastar (TCG)#Omastar|Omastar]] |
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species=Omastar |
stage=[[Evolution card|Stage 1 Pokémon]]<br>(Evolves from [[Omanyte (TCG)#Omanyte|Omanyte]]) |
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evostage=Stage 2 |
type={{e|Water}} |
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evoicon=138 |
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evospecies=Omanyte |
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evoname=Omanyte |
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type=Water |
 
hp=80 |
 
hp=80 |
weakness={{e|Grass}} |
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weakness=Grass |
resistance= |
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retreatcost=2 |
retreatcost={{e}}{{e}} |
 
species=Omastar
 
 
}}
 
}}
|-
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{{PokémoncardInfobox/Expansion|type=Water|jpexpansion={{TCG|Unnumbered Promotional cards}}|jprarity={{rar|Rare Holo}}}}
! Japanese Set
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{{PokémoncardInfobox/Expansion|type=Water|gb2set={{GB|2|Promotion Card}}|gb2id=P07}}
| {{TCG|Vending Machine cards}}
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{{PokémoncardInfobox/Footer|type=Water|species=Omastar}}
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! Japanese Rarity
 
| [[Image:Rarity Rare.png|Rare Holographic]]H
 
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! [[Pokémon Card GB 2|Card GB 2 set]]
 
| [[Promotional (GB2)|Promotional]]
 
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! [[Pokémon Card GB 2|Card GB 2 ID]]
 
| P07
 
|}
 
   
'''Omastar''' (Japanese: '''オムスター''' ''Omstar'') is a {{ct|Water}} Stage 2 Pokémon card. It was released as a promotional card in Japan only. This page uses the English equivalents of Japanese names.
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'''Omastar''' (Japanese: '''オムスター''' ''Omstar'') is a {{ct|Water}} Stage 2 Pokémon card. It is one of the {{TCG|Unnumbered Promotional cards}}.
   
 
==Card text==
 
==Card text==
===Attacks===
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{{TCGAttack |
{{Cardattack |
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type=Water |
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position=Top |
 
cost={{e|Water}} |
 
cost={{e|Water}} |
 
name=Tentacle Grip |
 
name=Tentacle Grip |
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effect=Flip a number of coins equal to the number of {{e|Water}} Energy attached to {{tt|Omastar|this Pokémon}}. For each heads, draw 2 cards. |
 
effect=Flip a number of coins equal to the number of {{e|Water}} Energy attached to {{tt|Omastar|this Pokémon}}. For each heads, draw 2 cards. |
 
}}
 
}}
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{{TCGAttack |
{{Cardattack |
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type=Water |
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position=Bottom |
 
cost={{e|Water}}{{e|Water}}{{e|Water}} |
 
cost={{e|Water}}{{e|Water}}{{e|Water}} |
 
name=Corrosive Acid |
 
name=Corrosive Acid |
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jtrans=Corrosive Acid |
 
jtrans=Corrosive Acid |
 
damage=40 |
 
damage=40 |
effect=Flip a coin. If heads, the Defending Pokémon is now {{TCG|Paralyzed}}. If tails, you can’t use this attack during your next turn. |
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effect=Flip a coin. If heads, the Defending Pokémon is now {{TCG|Paralyzed}}. If tails, you can't use this attack during your next turn. |
 
}}
 
}}
   
 
===Pokédex data===
 
===Pokédex data===
{|{{Graytable}} width="250"
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{{Carddex |
|-
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type=Water |
! Species
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name=Omastar |
| Spiral Pokémon
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species=Spiral |
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ndex=139 |
! Length
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height=3'3" |
| 3'3" (1m)
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jheight=1.0 |
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weight=77 |
! Weight
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jweight=35.0 |
| 77 lbs (35Kg)
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jdex=するどいキバとしょくしゅを持ちながら、カラが大きすぎてエサをとれず、全滅したらしい。 |
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transdex=A prehistoric Pokémon that died out when its heavy shell made it impossible to catch prey. |
! nowrap | Pokémon No.
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}}
| 139
 
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! Entry
 
| A prehistoric Pokémon that died out when its heavy shell made it impossible to catch prey.
 
|}
 
   
 
==Release information==
 
==Release information==
This card was released as a promotional card. In Japan, it was one of five "Masaki Evolution" campaign cards. In order to obtain it, people had to send off a {{p|Omanyte}} from the Vending series along with a special Pass Card to MediaFactory. MediaFactory would then send back the "evolved" form. The card was never released in English.
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In Japan, this card was one of five that could be obtained through the Communication Evolution campaign, which began in April 1999. Participants had to send an {{TCG|Omanyte}} card along with {{TCG ID|Vending|Bill's PC|S3}} in the mail to MediaFactory. MediaFactory would then send back the 'evolved' form.
   
 
==Trivia==
 
==Trivia==
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*Although the vending machine cards were all printed on glossy card stock, the Masaki promos were all printed on regular card stock.
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*Despite the Masaki Evolution campaign cards being based on the concept that certain Pokémon have to be traded to evolve, Omastar is included even though its pre-evolved form, {{p|Omanyte}}, does not require to be traded in order to evolve in the games.
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===Origin===
 
===Origin===
The card's Pokédex entry comes from {{game|Red and Blue|s}}.
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This card's [[Pokédex]] entry comes from {{Jap|Pokémon Blue Version|Pokémon Blue}}.
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{{Project TCG notice}}
   
{{Project TCGDex notice}}
 
[[Category:Pokémon cards]]
 
[[Category:Omastar (TCG)]]
 
[[Category:Water-type Pokémon cards]]
 
[[Category:Evolution cards]]
 
[[Category:Stage 2 Pokémon cards]]
 
 
[[Category:Promotional cards]]
 
[[Category:Promotional cards]]
 
[[Category:Illus. by Yukiko Baba]]
 
[[Category:Illus. by Yukiko Baba]]
 
[[Category:Holographic cards]]
 
[[Category:Holographic cards]]
   
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[[de:Amoroso (Masaki Promo)]]
 
[[ja:オムスター (プロモーションカード)]]
 
[[ja:オムスター (プロモーションカード)]]

Latest revision as of 23:53, 24 May 2018

JPCardback.jpg This article is about a Japanese Pokémon Trading Card Game card which has not yet been officially released in English and, hence, may not be released outside of Japan. As such, this article may contain translated Japanese terms instead of English terms. TCG Card Back Japanese.jpg

Omastar LV.36
オムスター Omstar
Water
OmastarCommunicationEvolutionPromo.jpg
Illus. Yukiko Baba
Evolution stage
138 Stage 2 Pokémon
Evolves from Omanyte
Card name Omastar
Type Water
Hit Points 80
weakness
Grass×2
resistance
None
retreat cost
  
Japanese expansion Unnumbered Promotional cards
Japanese rarity Rare Holo
Card GB 2 set Promotion Card
Card GB 2 ID P07
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Omastar.

Omastar (Japanese: オムスター Omstar) is a Water-type Stage 2 Pokémon card. It is one of the Unnumbered Promotional cards.

Card text

Water
Tentacle Grip
しょくしゅをつかう
Flip a number of coins equal to the number of Water Energy attached to Omastar. For each heads, draw 2 cards.
WaterWaterWater
Corrosive Acid
ふしょくえき
40
Flip a coin. If heads, the Defending Pokémon is now Paralyzed. If tails, you can't use this attack during your next turn.

Pokédex data

Water
Water
Omastar - Spiral Pokémon
No. Height Weight
139 3'3" (1.0 m) 77 lbs. (35.0 kg)
Pokédex entry
するどいキバとしょくしゅを持ちながら、カラが大きすぎてエサをとれず、全滅したらしい。

Release information

In Japan, this card was one of five that could be obtained through the Communication Evolution campaign, which began in April 1999. Participants had to send an Omanyte card along with Bill's PC in the mail to MediaFactory. MediaFactory would then send back the 'evolved' form.

Trivia

  • Although the vending machine cards were all printed on glossy card stock, the Masaki promos were all printed on regular card stock.
  • Despite the Masaki Evolution campaign cards being based on the concept that certain Pokémon have to be traded to evolve, Omastar is included even though its pre-evolved form, Omanyte, does not require to be traded in order to evolve in the games.

Origin

This card's Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Blue.


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