Cherry Blossom Afro Pikachu (SM-P Promo 211)

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Cherry Blossom Afro Pikachu  
桜アフロのピカチュウ Cherry Blossom Afro Pikachu
Lightning
CherryBlossomAfroPikachuSMPromo211.jpg
Illus. Kouki Saitou
Evolution stage Basic Pokémon
Card name Cherry Blossom Afro Pikachu
Type Lightning
Hit Points 60
weakness
Fighting×2
resistance
Metal-20
retreat cost
 
Japanese expansion SM-P Promotional cards
Japanese card no. 211/SM-P
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Pikachu.

Cherry Blossom Afro Pikachu (Japanese: 桜アフロのピカチュウ Cherry Blossom Afro Pikachu) is a Lightning-type Basic Pokémon card. It is one of the SM-P Promotional cards.

Card text

ColorlessColorless Cherry Blossom Bloom
さくらさく
Flip 2 coins. For each heads, heal 30 damage from 1 of your Pokémon.
LightningColorlessColorless Pika Bolt
ピカボルト
50


Pokédex data

Lightning
Lightning
Pikachu - Mouse Pokémon
No. Height Weight
025 1'04" (0.4 m) 13.2 lbs. (6.0 kg)
Pokédex entry
電気を 溜める 性質。時々 思い切り 放電 しないと ストレスを 感じる。

Release information

In Japan, this card was released as one of the SM-P Promotional cards and was given to customers who purchased at least five booster packs from any participating Pokémon Center or Pokémon Store in celebration of the opening of Pokémon Center Tokyo DX on March 14, 2018. The promotion ran from the opening day for as long as stocks lasted. The Pokémon Center Tokyo DX logo is also present on the card.

Trivia

Origin

As one of the mascots for showcasing the cultural diversity of Tokyo, this Pikachu represents hanami, the traditional annual custom of celebrating trees in bloom across the country, particularly the sakura, cherry blossom. The most popular hanami in Tokyo takes place at Ueno Park, typically in late March.

This card's Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Moon.


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