Gentlemanly Pikachu (SM-P Promo 210)

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Gentlemanly Pikachu  
紳士風のピカチュウ Gentlemanly Pikachu
Lightning
GentlemanlyPikachuSMPromo210.jpg
Illus. Kouki Saitou
Evolution stage Basic Pokémon
Card name Gentlemanly Pikachu
Type Lightning
Hit Points 60
weakness
Fighting×2
resistance
Metal-20
retreat cost
 
Japanese expansion SM-P Promotional cards
Japanese card no. 210/SM-P
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Pikachu.

Gentlemanly Pikachu (Japanese: 紳士風のピカチュウ Gentlemanly Pikachu) is a Lightning-type Basic Pokémon card. It is one of the SM-P Promotional cards.

Card text

Colorless New Open
ニューオープン
Each player takes the top card from their deck, reveals it, and puts it into their hand.
LightningColorlessColorless Pika Stick
ピカステッキ
30+
Flip a coin. If heads, this attack does 30 more damage.


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 5 booster packs from Pokémon Center Tokyo DX in celebration of its opening 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 is depicted wearing high-class Ivy League-style attire, popular in Japan during the 1960's, particularly in affluent areas such as the Ginza district.

New Open is a reference to the opening of Pokémon Center Tokyo DX. This card's Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Moon.


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