Rocket's Scyther ex (EX Team Rocket Returns 102)

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Rocket's Scyther ex
R団のストライク ex R Gang's Strike ex
Illus. Hikaru Koike
Evolution stage Basic Pokémon
Card name Rocket's Scyther ex
Type Darkness
HP 80
retreat cost
English expansion EX Team Rocket Returns
Rarity Rare Holo ex
English card no. 102/109
Japanese expansion Rocket Gang Strikes Back
Japanese rarity Rare Holo ex
Japanese card no. 061/084
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Scyther.

Rocket's Scyther ex (Japanese: R団のストライク ex R Gang's Strike ex) is a Darkness-type Basic Pokémon-ex card. It is part of the EX Team Rocket Returns expansion.

Card text

When Pokémon-ex has been Knocked Out, your opponent takes 2 Prize cards.
Dual Armor
As long as Rocket's Scyther ex has any Grass Energy attached to it, Rocket's Scyther ex is both Grass and Darkness type.
Colorless Bounce
After your attack, you may switch Rocket's Scyther ex with 1 of your Benched Pokémon.
ColorlessColorlessColorless Slashing Strike
Rocket's Scyther ex can't use Slashing Strike during your next turn.


If this card were to follow the normal TCG type rules, its type would either be Grass or Colorless. This card is the only Pokémon-ex with Rocket in its name in the EX Team Rocket Returns set to be able to evolve further.


Bounce is a move in the Pokémon games that Scyther cannot learn. Slashing Strike is an attack that first appeared on Wizards Black Star Promo Scyther.

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