Forretress (Neo Discovery 2)

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Forretress LV.40
フォレトス Foretos
Illus. CR CG gangs
Evolution stage
204 Stage 1 Pokémon
Evolves from Pineco
Card name Forretress
Type Metal
Hit Points 80
retreat cost
English expansion Neo Discovery
Rarity Rare Holo
English card no. 2/75
Japanese expansion Crossing the Ruins...
Japanese rarity Rare Holo
Expansion Neo Discovery
Rarity Rare
English card no. 21/75
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Forretress.

Forretress (Japanese: フォレトス Foretos) is a Metal-type Stage 1 Pokémon card. It is part of the Neo Discovery expansion.

Card text

Pokémon Power:
During your opponent's turn, whenever 1 of your opponent's Benched Pokémon becomes his or her Active Pokémon, Forretress does 10 damage to it. (Don't apply Weakness and Resistance.) This power stops working if Forretress is Asleep, Confused, or Paralyzed.
MetalColorlessColorless Rapid Spin
If your opponent has any Benched Pokémon, he or she chooses 1 of them and switches it with his or her Active Pokémon, then, if you have any Benched Pokémon, you switch 1 of them with your Active Pokémon. (Do the damage before switching the Pokémon.)

Pokédex data

Forretress - Bagworm Pokémon
No. Height Weight
205 3'11" (1.2 m) 277 lbs. (125.8 kg)
Pokédex entry
Its entire body is shielded by a steel-hard shell. What lurks inside the armor is a total mystery.

Release information

This card was included in the Neo Discovery expansion as both a Holofoil and Non Holofoil card, first released in the Japanese Crossing the Ruins... expansion as a Holofoil card.



Spikes and Rapid Spin are both moves in the Pokémon games that Forretress can learn. This card's Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Gold.

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