Tropical Beach (BW Promo 28)

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Trainer Stadium
Tropical Beach
トロピカルビーチ Tropical Beach
Team Plasma
Team Flare TCG logo.png
Illus. Naoki Saito
Expansion BW Black Star Promos
English card no. BW50
English expansion BW Black Star Promos
English card no. BW28
Japanese expansion Unnumbered Promotional cards

Tropical Beach (Japanese: トロピカルビーチ Tropical Beach) is a Stadium card. It is one of the BW Black Star Promos.

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 is discarded, put it in the Lost Zone.
Once during each player's turn, that player may draw cards until he or she has 7 cards in his or her hand. If he or she does, that player's turn ends.
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.
This card stays in play when you play it. Discard this card if another Stadium card comes into play. If another card with the same name is in play, you can't play this card.

Release information

Tropical Beach was released at Worlds 2011. Featured in the artwork are Snivy, Tepig, and Oshawott, the starters for the games most recently released during Worlds 2011: Pokémon Black and White. Tropical Beach was also released at Worlds 2012. The artwork features Pikachu, Pansage, Panpour, and Pansear dancing on a stage.

For the primary iteration of this card, a nine-card commemorative collection is given to participating players at the start of the tournament. The collection consists of seven prints of Tropical Beach in English, Japanese, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese and Italian, along with two special cards advertising the date and venue for the following World Championships. Special stamped versions are also awarded to staff who helped oversee the event and to the top-ranking players in each division of the tournament.



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