Pikachu (BW-P Promo)

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Pikachu  
ピカチュウ Pikachu
Lightning
PikachuBWPromo.jpg
Illus. Hitoshi Ariga
Evolution stage Basic Pokémon
Card name Pikachu
Type Lightning
Hit Points 70
weakness
Fighting×2
resistance
None
retreat cost
 
Japanese expansion Unnumbered Promotional cards
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Pikachu.

Pikachu (Japanese: ピカチュウ Pikachu) is a Lightning-type Basic Pokémon card. It is one of the Unnumbered Promotional cards.

Card text

Colorless
Guidance
ごあんない
Switch the Defending Pokémon with 1 of your opponent's Benched Pokémon.
LightningLightning
Noisy Commotion
ワイワイガヤガヤ
50×
Does 50 damage times the number of Pokémon you moved to your opponent's Bench using this Pokémon's Guidance attack.

Pokédex data

Lightning
Lightning
Pikachu - Mouse Pokémon
No. Height Weight
025 1'04" (0.4 m) 13.2 lbs. (6.0 kg)

Release information

This card was available at the Pokémon Summer Carnival in Tokyo Tower event, which ran from July 23 to August 28, 2011. It was distributed as a prize to those who participated in the Beginner's Classroom, Beginner's Battle and How to Build a Deck Classroom events held throughout the duration of the carnival. It was also awarded as a prize to those who participated in the Parent and Child Tag Battle, and as an elementary school prize to those who competed in the Tournament Battle. These events were only held on specific weekends during the course of the carnival.

Trivia

  • This card was only released as a Jumbo card and is therefore not legal to use in tournaments or official events.
  • The card features a plain foil silver border and the Pokémon Summer Carnival in Tokyo Tower event logo in the bottom right corner of the artwork.

Origin


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