Professor Oak (Base Set 88)

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Professor Oak
オーキドはかせ Doctor Okido
Team Plasma
Team Flare TCG logo.png
Illus. Ken Sugimori
English expansion Base Set
Rarity Uncommon
English card no. 88/102
Japanese expansion Expansion Pack
Japanese Rarity Uncommon
Expansion Base Set 2
Rarity Uncommon
English card no. 116/130
Card GB set Colosseum
Card GB ID A39
Card GB 2 set Beginning Pokémon
Card GB 2 ID A54

Professor Oak (Japanese: オーキドはかせ Doctor Okido) is a Trainer card. It is part of the Base Set.

Card text

All prints
AceSpec.png You can't have more than 1 ACE SPEC card in your deck.
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.
Discard your hand, then draw 7 cards.
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.

Release information

This card was reprinted in the Base Set 2 reprint set, which was only released outside of Japan.


  • This card has an identical effect as Professor Juniper. However, any number of these cards may be played in a single turn, while Professor Juniper is a Supporter card.
  • The other Pokémon Professors who appear on cards have similar effects to Professor Oak.


Professor Oak is a character in the Pokémon games.

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