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Hop (Japanese: ホップ Hop) is a Supporter card. It was first released as part of the Sword & Shield expansion.
|You may play only 1 Supporter card during your turn.
This card was included in the Sword & Shield expansion with artwork by Ken Sugimori, first released in each of the Japanese V Starter Sets. It was reprinted as a Full Art S-P Promotional card with new artwork by Naoki Saito, and was given to customers who purchased two booster boxes of either Sword or Shield upon its release at participating stores. The set logos are featured at the bottom of the artwork. The Sword & Shield print was reprinted in the Japanese Zacian + Zamazenta Box. It was reprinted in both of the Japanese VMAX Starter Sets with new artwork by Sanosuke Sakuma. In Japan, the Sword & Shield print was reprinted again as a S-P Promotional card and in each of the V Starter Decks. The S-P Promotional print was 1 of 9 possible cards included in special packs sent to Event Organizers in April 2020 for distribution in official events hosted by them. This print features the Event Organizer logo in the bottom right corner of the illustration. The VMAX Starter Sets and Full Art S-P Promotional prints were later included in the Champion's Path expansion.
This card's effect is identical to Cheren, Tierno, and Hau.
Hop is a rival character in Pokémon Sword and Shield.